The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 27 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 37 32
Rank change year-on-year -32 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.94% 3.59% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 3.72% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 34
Median daily rate £425 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.92% +12.50%  
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 715 646 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.49% 96.71% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 345 442
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) TDD
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) HTML
8 4 (28.57%) OOP
8 4 (28.57%) CSS
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (28.57%) BDD
9 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
9 3 (21.43%) SaaS
9 3 (21.43%) HTML5
9 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (21.43%) jQuery
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (21.43%) SOLID
10 2 (14.29%) API Design
10 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) NUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) Fluent NHibernate
7 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) LINQ
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.14%) REST
8 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (21.43%) SOLID
6 2 (14.29%) API Design
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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