Period
to 20 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 51 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 +7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 26 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.15% 1.99% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 2.12% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 7
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +41.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £306 £264 £268
90th Percentile £538 £538 £368
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £311
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.45% +8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 599 659 748
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 93.87% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 380 490
Northamptonshire median daily rate £390 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% -0.50% -
10th Percentile £284 £250 £220
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 31
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.30 £11.09 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.00% -7.63% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.29 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £16.71 £15.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.23 £15.68 £13.93
% change year-on-year -9.28% +12.56% +0.96%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 20 £475 +50.79% 11
.NET Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 19 (73.08%) MVC
4 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 16 (61.54%) jQuery
5 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) HTML
6 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) CSS
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
8 9 (34.62%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
8 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (34.62%) RESTful
8 9 (34.62%) Web Services
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 8 (30.77%) WPF
9 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
11 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
11 6 (23.08%) Mercurial
11 6 (23.08%) Test Automation

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Mercurial
3 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.54%) MbUnit
4 3 (11.54%) MSTest
4 3 (11.54%) NUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Selenium
4 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) jQuery
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
5 9 (34.62%) RESTful
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (30.77%) WPF
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (23.08%) CSS3
7 6 (23.08%) HTML5
7 6 (23.08%) LINQ
7 6 (23.08%) WCF
8 5 (19.23%) .NET Core
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) RIA
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) ATDD
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Test-First Development
5 5 (19.23%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (19.23%) Logistics
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) SDET
6 3 (11.54%) SOLID
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin