Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile .NET Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 September 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.

Agile .NET Developer
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 354 370
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 0
Contract jobs requiring an Agile .NET Developer 21 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.14% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 10
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £342
90th Percentile £475 £449 £406
England median daily rate £475 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +15.15% -13.16% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,703 15,551 16,572
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.74% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,406 9,151 9,985
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £241 £235
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 687 630 752
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.26
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.41% -1.58% +6.92%

Agile .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile .NET Developer in the South East

Agile .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile .NET Developer in the South East

Agile .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile .NET Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
East Sussex -3 8 £406 +19.49% 1
Surrey -35 4 £425 +3.03% 3
Hampshire - 4 £475 - 3
Kent - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
Thames Valley +6 1 - - 1
West Sussex -1 1 £425 +6.25%
Agile .NET Developer
England

Agile .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Agile .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 South East region featuring Agile .NET Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 19 (90.48%) C#
4 16 (76.19%) TDD
5 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
5 15 (71.43%) Web Services
6 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (61.90%) SQL
8 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (42.86%) LINQ
9 9 (42.86%) Scrum
10 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
10 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
10 8 (38.10%) Concurrent Programming
10 8 (38.10%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (38.10%) Multithreaded Programming
11 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
12 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 6 (28.57%) MVC
12 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
12 6 (28.57%) BDD
12 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
12 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
13 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (19.05%) RESTful
14 4 (19.05%) jQuery
14 4 (19.05%) ReSharper

Agile .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (19.05%) ReSharper
4 3 (14.29%) NUnit
4 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 15 (71.43%) Web Services
4 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (42.86%) LINQ
6 8 (38.10%) LINQ to SQL
7 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) RESTful
9 3 (14.29%) .NET Core
9 3 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
9 3 (14.29%) React
10 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (9.52%) HTML
10 2 (9.52%) REST
11 1 (4.76%) Autofac
11 1 (4.76%) CSS
11 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) Concurrent Programming
4 8 (38.10%) Multithreaded Programming
4 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
5 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
8 3 (14.29%) B2B
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Microservices
8 3 (14.29%) SOLID
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
9 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 2 (9.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy