The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 66 42 34
Rank change year-on-year -24 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.94% 3.36% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 3.53% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 23
Median daily rate £400 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £420 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 692 709 800
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.26% 95.42% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 386 378
Median daily rate £410 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 17
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £9.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.15 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) BDD
7 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) Web Development
7 4 (30.77%) SOLID
8 3 (23.08%) API Design
8 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
2 3 (23.08%) German Language
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (23.08%) Fluent NHibernate
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (15.38%) CSS3
9 2 (15.38%) LINQ
9 2 (15.38%) WCF
10 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
10 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) SOLID
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) API Design
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) B2C
5 3 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Microservices
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore