Period
to 21 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 41 47
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 18 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.25% 2.83% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.99% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 18
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £287 £268 £253
90th Percentile £538 £350 £425
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £305 £300
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £42.00

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 747 703 725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.49% 94.62% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 463 537
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £280 £225 £281
90th Percentile £513 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 13
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.17 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.08% +4.00%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.28 £9.30
90th Percentile £20.95 £15.00 £30.78
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £13.73 £13.50
% change year-on-year +15.53% +1.69% -

.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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -9 10 £325 +8.33% 14
.NET Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) WCF
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
10 3 (16.67%) SMACSS
10 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (16.67%) Sass
10 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 3 (16.67%) REST
10 3 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
10 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (16.67%) Microservices
10 3 (16.67%) WinForms
10 3 (16.67%) Finance

.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 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (16.67%) Sass
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) WinForms
7 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) SMACSS
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft