The median contractor rate for a Junior .NET Developer was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior .NET Developer
UK
Rank 597 624 618
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior .NET Developer 12 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.032% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.034% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Median daily rate £125 £220 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.18% +25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £161 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £195 £150
% change year-on-year -35.89% +30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
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 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
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 £11.30 £11.44 £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 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Junior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior .NET Developer in the UK

Junior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Junior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior .NET Developer over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

Junior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

Junior .NET Developer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +35 12 £125 -43.18% 63
London +34 8 £175 -22.22% 11
Yorkshire +10 3 £125 -43.18% 5
Doncaster - 3 £125 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £125 -
West End of London - 2 £98 - 1
City of London - 2 £229 -
East of England - 1 £225 - 7
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 - 1

Junior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Junior .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 Junior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 6 (46.15%) SQL
7 6 (46.15%) OO
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
9 4 (30.77%) Web Development
10 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 3 (23.08%) CSS3
10 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
10 3 (23.08%) Degree
10 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
10 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 3 (23.08%) Code Coverage
10 3 (23.08%) MVC
11 2 (15.38%) Finance
11 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
11 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
11 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
11 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (15.38%) React
11 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework

Junior .NET 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 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Bower
3 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.69%) Mocha
3 1 (7.69%) NCrunch
3 1 (7.69%) NuGet
3 1 (7.69%) Protractor
3 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
5 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) React
6 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Code Coverage
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ES6
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism
2 1 (7.69%) DevExpress