Period
to 17 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Junior .NET Developer was £213 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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.

Junior .NET Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 845 828 864
Rank change year-on-year -17 +36 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Junior .NET Developer 13 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.015% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 14
UK median daily rate £213 £213 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £174 £119 £211
90th Percentile £349 £344 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £181 £200 £225
% change year-on-year -9.38% -11.11% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
UK median hourly rate £175.00 £21.00 £69.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +733.33% -69.57% +245.00%
10th Percentile £162.50 £18.50 £22.50
90th Percentile £187.50 £24.70 £125.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £69.00
% change year-on-year - -69.57% +245.00%

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 95,355 90,942 102,616
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.77% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,296 59,277 65,662
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,830 3,246 3,765
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.74%

Junior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior .NET Developer.

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

Junior .NET Developer
Top 7 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 6 months to 17 February 2018. 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 12 £213 - 60
London -32 10 £250 -7.41% 21
UK excluding London +11 3 £181 -9.38% 39
South East - 1 £213 - 14
Wales - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £150 - 8
North of England - 1 £150 - 17

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, Junior .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Junior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Blue Prism
7 3 (23.08%) Robotic Process Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.69%) Robotic Automation
9 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 1 (7.69%) HTML5
9 1 (7.69%) BDD
9 1 (7.69%) REST
9 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
9 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
9 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing

Junior .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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
1 3 (23.08%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (7.69%) BDD
2 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
2 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Robotic Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Blue Prism
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin