The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
England / North East
Rank 41 46 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 40 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.62% 3.23% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 3.39% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 23
Median daily rate £350 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +1.48% +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 the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 679 827 581
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.37% 95.28% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 556 326
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 31
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +1.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £31.50
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 the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the North East

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in the North East

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the North East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in the North East

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in the North East

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 24 £345 +6.15% 10
Durham +5 10 £325 - 4
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (77.33%) C#
3 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (45.33%) MVC
5 30 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 28 (37.33%) SQL
7 26 (34.67%) Scrum
8 24 (32.00%) Sitecore
9 23 (30.67%) TDD
9 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
10 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
11 19 (25.33%) .NET Framework
12 18 (24.00%) BDD
13 14 (18.67%) Entity Framework
14 13 (17.33%) Finance
15 12 (16.00%) DevOps
16 10 (13.33%) SDLC
16 10 (13.33%) HTML
17 9 (12.00%) CMS
17 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
18 8 (10.67%) Sitecore CMS
18 8 (10.67%) CSS
19 7 (9.33%) SOAP
20 6 (8.00%) REST
20 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
20 6 (8.00%) XML
20 6 (8.00%) VB.NET

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (12.00%) CMS
2 8 (10.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.33%) SAS
4 3 (4.00%) GeoServer
4 3 (4.00%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) GIS
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 3 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (25.33%) .NET Framework
4 14 (18.67%) Entity Framework
5 10 (13.33%) HTML
6 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.67%) CSS
8 7 (9.33%) SOAP
9 6 (8.00%) REST
9 6 (8.00%) XML
10 5 (6.67%) SignalR
10 5 (6.67%) Web Services
11 4 (5.33%) Java EE
11 4 (5.33%) WPF
12 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (2.67%) jQuery
12 2 (2.67%) RESTful
12 2 (2.67%) WCF
13 1 (1.33%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (2.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) MVC
3 26 (34.67%) Scrum
4 23 (30.67%) TDD
5 18 (24.00%) BDD
6 12 (16.00%) DevOps
7 10 (13.33%) SDLC
8 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.67%) OO
8 5 (6.67%) SOLID
9 4 (5.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.33%) SOA
9 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.00%) Analytics
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.00%) Kanban
10 3 (4.00%) Migration
10 3 (4.00%) Personalization
10 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (77.33%) C#
2 28 (37.33%) SQL
3 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.67%) VB
6 4 (5.33%) VB6
7 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) Java
9 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.33%) CISSP
3 1 (1.33%) SANS
3 1 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
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