The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.08% 3.98% 7.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.91% 4.19% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Median daily rate £338 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.75% -38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £200 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £319 £343
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 £45.00 £43.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 110 167 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 92.44% 94.89% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 104 104
Median daily rate £338 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £170 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.18% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Staffordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Staffordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Staffordshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent 0 6 £326 +63.12% 2
Stafford +5 1 £300 - 3
.NET Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) HTML5
5 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) TypeScript
6 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
7 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 6 (31.58%) SpecFlow
7 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (31.58%) Sass
7 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (21.05%) WinForms
9 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (21.05%) Kanban
10 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (15.79%) WPF
10 3 (15.79%) NUnit

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SpecFlow
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) Sass
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (21.05%) WinForms
7 3 (15.79%) WPF
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) React
8 2 (10.53%) WCF
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
9 1 (5.26%) JSON
9 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 6 (31.58%) BDD
4 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 2 (10.53%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) SOA
8 2 (10.53%) SOLID
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) TypeScript
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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