The median contractor rate for a .NET Applications Developer was £273 per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Application Developer
UK
Rank 578 607 586
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Applications Developer 15 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.070% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.073% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 26
Median daily rate £273 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.93% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

.NET Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Applications Developer in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Applications Developer in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Applications Developer over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Applications Developer in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Applications Developer in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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
England +8 15 £273 -27.33% 16
London +33 10 £225 -40.00% 3
South East +13 2 £488 +18.18% 3
West Midlands - 2 - - 4
West End of London - 2 £98 -
Surrey - 2 £488 - 1
North West +25 1 £295 -9.23% 3
Liverpool +3 1 £295 -9.23%
Merseyside +3 1 £295 -9.23%
Woking - 1 £488 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - -

.NET Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, .NET Applications 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 featuring .NET Applications Developer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) C#
3 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) Finance
6 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
7 15 (38.46%) MVC
7 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.77%) HTML
9 11 (28.21%) TDD
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 8 (20.51%) CSS
13 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
13 7 (17.95%) Web Services
13 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (17.95%) SDLC
14 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (15.38%) WCF
14 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
14 6 (15.38%) Migration
14 6 (15.38%) Scrum
15 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
15 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
15 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
15 5 (12.82%) RESTful
15 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (12.82%) SOLID
15 5 (12.82%) AngularJS

.NET Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
1 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Grunt
3 1 (2.56%) gulp
3 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.51%) CSS
6 7 (17.95%) Web Services
7 6 (15.38%) WCF
8 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.82%) RESTful
9 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.26%) WPF
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (7.69%) Kendo UI
10 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
10 3 (7.69%) WinForms
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.13%) DHTML
11 2 (5.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (38.46%) MVC
2 11 (28.21%) TDD
3 7 (17.95%) SDLC
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (12.82%) SOLID
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Invoice Processing
7 3 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.26%) VB
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
7 2 (5.13%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Reuters
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Unisys
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