Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 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.

Lead .NET Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 852 825
Rank change year-on-year +43 -27 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Lead .NET Developer 70 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.035% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.037% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 49
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £325 £340 £352
90th Percentile £593 £538 £676
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -1.25% -5.88% +6.25%
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 96939 98568 108531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63924 64295 69051
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 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2896 3271 4142
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

Lead .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead .NET Developer in the UK

Lead .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Lead .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead .NET Developer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Lead .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

Lead .NET Developer
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead .NET Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +57 65 £403 +0.63% 36
UK excluding London +67 52 £395 -1.25% 22
North of England +76 19 £375 - 11
London -12 18 £508 +6.89% 14
East of England -3 15 £388 +18.32% 5
Yorkshire +28 14 £375 - 1
South West +12 6 £408 +9.40%
South East +8 6 £560 +47.37% 5
North West +25 5 £425 - 8
Wales - 4 £280 -
West Midlands +18 1 £513 +28.13% 1
Midlands +13 1 £513 +28.13% 1
Scotland -13 1 £450 +2.86%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Lead .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 Lead .NET Developer in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (88.57%) C#
3 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (55.71%) JavaScript
5 38 (54.29%) ASP.NET
6 32 (45.71%) CSS
6 32 (45.71%) HTML
6 32 (45.71%) MVC
7 31 (44.29%) SQL Server
8 26 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (34.29%) TDD
9 24 (34.29%) Scrum
9 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (31.43%) jQuery
11 21 (30.00%) Finance
12 19 (27.14%) SQL
13 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
13 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
14 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
15 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (20.00%) Web Services
17 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (18.57%) RESTful
18 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
19 11 (15.71%) Ajax
19 11 (15.71%) HTML5
19 11 (15.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 10 (14.29%) Microservices
20 10 (14.29%) WCF
20 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio

Lead .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 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (5.71%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.29%) NServiceBus
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
1 1 (1.43%) SMS
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.86%) Big Data
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.43%) DTS
7 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) Power BI
7 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.86%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.29%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.29%) NUnit
5 2 (2.86%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.43%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.43%) MSTest
6 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.43%) WiX
General
1 21 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 32 (45.71%) CSS
3 32 (45.71%) HTML
4 26 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (31.43%) jQuery
7 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
7 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
8 14 (20.00%) Web Services
9 13 (18.57%) RESTful
10 11 (15.71%) Ajax
10 11 (15.71%) HTML5
10 11 (15.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (14.29%) WCF
12 9 (12.86%) CSS3
13 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
13 7 (10.00%) Sass
14 5 (7.14%) Entity Framework
14 5 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Life Science
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) CentOS
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) SUSE
2 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) MVC
3 24 (34.29%) Scrum
3 24 (34.29%) TDD
4 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
5 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.29%) Microservices
6 10 (14.29%) SOA
7 9 (12.86%) SOLID
8 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) Web Development
9 7 (10.00%) DevOps
9 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.14%) OOP
11 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.71%) Coaching
12 4 (5.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) C#
2 39 (55.71%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.71%) Java
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.29%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) Ruby
8 1 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
1 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter