Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Senior .NET Developer
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 339 359
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 38 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 29
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% +14.36% -17.65%
10th Percentile £336 £344 £313
90th Percentile £470 £498 £425
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £33.50
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -17.91% -10.67%

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 15902 15635 18500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 93.94% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9436 9281 10868
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 786 927
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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

Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in the South East.

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

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior .NET Developer in the South East

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in the South East

Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -13 11 £400 -11.11% 8
Hampshire +16 9 £375 -6.37% 3
Berkshire +16 8 £400 -5.88% 3
Surrey 0 8 £465 +30.99% 6
Kent -13 6 £340 -15.00% 1
West Sussex - 4 £343 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 2 £463 -19.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -25 1 £300 -33.33% 4
Senior .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior .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 South East region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) C#
3 28 (73.68%) MVC
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 26 (68.42%) TDD
5 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 21 (55.26%) HTML
7 20 (52.63%) CSS
7 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
8 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (36.84%) Unit Testing
11 14 (36.84%) Windows
12 13 (34.21%) jQuery
12 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
13 12 (31.58%) Scrum
14 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
15 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
15 10 (26.32%) Web Services
16 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
16 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
16 9 (23.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (21.05%) .NET Core
17 8 (21.05%) Web Application Development
18 7 (18.42%) SMTP
18 7 (18.42%) Banking

Senior .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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SMTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
4 6 (15.79%) NuGet
5 5 (13.16%) Subversion
6 3 (7.89%) Fiddler
6 3 (7.89%) Firebug
6 3 (7.89%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.63%) Moq
7 1 (2.63%) MSTest
7 1 (2.63%) NUnit
7 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.42%) Banking
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
4 20 (52.63%) CSS
5 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
6 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (34.21%) jQuery
9 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
10 10 (26.32%) Web Services
11 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
11 9 (23.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (21.05%) .NET Core
13 6 (15.79%) Node.js
14 5 (13.16%) Autofac
14 5 (13.16%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
14 5 (13.16%) Ninject
14 5 (13.16%) StructureMap
15 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) RIA
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) MVC
2 26 (68.42%) TDD
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) Unit Testing
5 12 (31.58%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) Web Application Development
7 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
7 7 (18.42%) Microservices
7 7 (18.42%) MVVM
7 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) System Testing
8 6 (15.79%) SOA
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (13.16%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.16%) OO
9 5 (13.16%) SOLID
9 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Sitecore