The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 40 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 10 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.75% 1.56% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.63% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 9
Median daily rate £300 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £294 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £400 £284
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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 343 368 335
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 94.49% 95.58% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 260 220
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
Median hourly rate £11.17 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Northampton +4 4 £300 -25.00% 5
Corby - 1 £350 - 1
.NET Developer
East Midlands

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

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 Northamptonshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
7 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (25.00%) XSLT
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 4 (16.67%) NUnit
8 4 (16.67%) HTML5
8 4 (16.67%) Moq
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 3 (12.50%) WPF
9 3 (12.50%) LINQ
9 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
9 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
9 3 (12.50%) Docker
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (12.50%) Node.js
9 3 (12.50%) CSS3
9 3 (12.50%) VB.NET

.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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Moq
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (25.00%) XSLT
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 3 (12.50%) LINQ
8 3 (12.50%) Node.js
8 3 (12.50%) WPF
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 10 (41.67%) TDD
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.17%) SOLID
4 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft