The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.56% 0.68% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 0.69% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £363 - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 154 144 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 98.72% 97.96% 97.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 103 105
Median daily rate £475 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £46.07 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.61% +75.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Luton

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Luton

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Luton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Luton

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) Microservices
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) SaaS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft