The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 21 19 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.79% 4.35% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 4.59% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 95 109 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 74.80% 94.78% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 29
Median daily rate £344 £398 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.52% +4.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.87 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.48% -53.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Solihull

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Solihull

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) XAML
6 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
6 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (30.00%) MVVM
6 3 (30.00%) SOLID
7 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (20.00%) IaaS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) Breeze.js
6 1 (10.00%) Durandal
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) SOLID
5 2 (20.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) XAML
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint