Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile .NET Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 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.

Agile .NET Developer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 726 735 734
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Agile .NET Developer 161 156 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 136 143
UK median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £340 £325 £309
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +1.79% -6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Agile .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile .NET Developer in the UK

Agile .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Agile .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile .NET Developer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Agile .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

Agile .NET Developer
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +19 160 £413 -8.33% 29
UK excluding London +62 90 £356 +1.79% 15
London -37 71 £438 -7.89% 14
South East +30 39 £375 -1.32% 5
Midlands +42 22 £375 +5.63% 3
South West -1 20 £350 -
West Midlands +44 13 £400 +12.68% 3
East Midlands -1 9 £344 -
North of England +43 5 £363 +3.57% 5
East of England -20 4 £425 -12.37% 2
Yorkshire +16 2 £350 +5.82% 3
North West +15 2 £363 -3.33% 2
North East +56 1 £375 +7.14%
Scotland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Agile .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 featuring Agile .NET Developer in the job title.

1 161 (100.00%) .NET
1 161 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (91.93%) C#
3 95 (59.01%) TDD
4 93 (57.76%) MVC
5 86 (53.42%) Scrum
6 85 (52.80%) SQL Server
7 81 (50.31%) ASP.NET
8 79 (49.07%) JavaScript
9 65 (40.37%) AngularJS
10 63 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 59 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (36.65%) Microsoft
12 55 (34.16%) HTML
13 53 (32.92%) CSS
14 47 (29.19%) BDD
15 46 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (26.71%) jQuery
17 42 (26.09%) WCF
17 42 (26.09%) SQL
18 40 (24.84%) Oracle
19 37 (22.98%) Web Development
20 35 (21.74%) Finance
21 32 (19.88%) OO
22 29 (18.01%) Pair Programming
23 28 (17.39%) Visual Studio
23 28 (17.39%) SOLID
24 27 (16.77%) Web Services
24 27 (16.77%) React
25 26 (16.15%) Twitter Bootstrap

Agile .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (3.11%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.86%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.24%) CMS
3 2 (1.24%) DNN
3 2 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Endur
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.11%) npm
4 4 (2.48%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.48%) Serverless
5 3 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.86%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.86%) SaaS
5 3 (1.86%) Yarn
6 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) HTTP
1 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (52.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.56%) NoSQL
3 15 (9.32%) Oracle Database
4 12 (7.45%) RavenDB
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.62%) Power BI
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 22 (13.66%) SpecFlow
2 22 (13.66%) TeamCity
3 17 (10.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (8.70%) NUnit
6 10 (6.21%) Git (software)
7 8 (4.97%) Moq
8 7 (4.35%) MSBuild
9 6 (3.73%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.73%) MSTest
10 5 (3.11%) Selenium
11 4 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.48%) Hudson
11 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.86%) Bower
12 3 (1.86%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.86%) NuGet
13 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.24%) webpack
General
1 35 (21.74%) Finance
2 12 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.21%) Electronics
3 10 (6.21%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.21%) Marketing
4 8 (4.97%) Banking
5 4 (2.48%) Back Office
5 4 (2.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.24%) Law
6 2 (1.24%) Publishing
7 1 (0.62%) Front Office
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (50.31%) ASP.NET
3 65 (40.37%) AngularJS
4 63 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 59 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (34.16%) HTML
7 53 (32.92%) CSS
8 43 (26.71%) jQuery
9 42 (26.09%) WCF
10 27 (16.77%) React
10 27 (16.77%) Web Services
11 26 (16.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (14.91%) REST
13 23 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 18 (11.18%) SOAP
15 16 (9.94%) JSON
15 16 (9.94%) Node.js
16 14 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (8.07%) RESTful
18 12 (7.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.94%) N-Tier
2 13 (8.07%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.86%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.86%) PKI
5 3 (1.86%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) Equities
6 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.62%) Life Science
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) Windows
2 2 (1.24%) Android
2 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.24%) Linux
2 2 (1.24%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (59.01%) TDD
3 93 (57.76%) MVC
4 86 (53.42%) Scrum
5 47 (29.19%) BDD
6 46 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (22.98%) Web Development
8 32 (19.88%) OO
9 29 (18.01%) Pair Programming
10 28 (17.39%) SOLID
11 24 (14.91%) Software Engineering
12 20 (12.42%) Test Automation
13 18 (11.18%) Domain-Driven Design
14 17 (10.56%) Microservices
15 16 (9.94%) Change Control
15 16 (9.94%) OOD
15 16 (9.94%) Refactoring
15 16 (9.94%) Web Application Development
16 15 (9.32%) Kanban
17 14 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (91.93%) C#
2 79 (49.07%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.09%) SQL
4 13 (8.07%) TypeScript
5 11 (6.83%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.11%) C++
6 5 (3.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.86%) C
7 3 (1.86%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (1.86%) Java
7 3 (1.86%) Python
7 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.24%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.24%) ES6
9 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.62%) VB
9 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.62%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Ansible
1 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 40 (24.84%) Oracle
3 10 (6.21%) SAP
4 3 (1.86%) OpenLink
5 2 (1.24%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.62%) Apigee
6 1 (0.62%) Google
6 1 (0.62%) Mercator