The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £326 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 24 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
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 12.50% 5.63% 20.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.33% 5.80% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £326 £200 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.12% -39.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £319 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 45 69 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 93.75% 97.18% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 21
Median daily rate £335 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.45% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.15 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Sass
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) React
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft