Period
to 26 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 39 41
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.98% 3.34% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 3.51% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £320 £268 £230
90th Percentile £538 £368 £418
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £313 £288
% change year-on-year +19.20% +8.70% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.50

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 659 826 645
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.34% 95.05% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 538 454
Northamptonshire median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
10th Percentile £250 £220 £263
90th Percentile £525 £550 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -2.08% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.85
90th Percentile £17.18 £15.00 £34.13
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +3.70%

.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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 2018. 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 -11 6 £350 +16.67% 4
Kettering - 1 £475 - 1
.NET Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, .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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 3 (21.43%) Sass
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) CRM
7 3 (21.43%) ERP
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) WinForms
7 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (21.43%) SMACSS
7 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016

.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 2 (14.29%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) RavenDB
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (21.43%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) Sass
3 3 (21.43%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) SMACSS
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) CQRS
6 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft