Period
to 22 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead .NET Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 June 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.

Lead .NET Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 792 775 830
Rank change year-on-year -17 +55 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Lead .NET Developer 78 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.065% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.068% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 32 37
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £348 £377 £298
90th Percentile £645 £571 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
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 95,048 86,729 101,524
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.96% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,226 56,076 65,922
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,065 2,868 3,102
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.14 £50.00 £48.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% -11.15% +19.40%

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 22 June 2018.

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 14 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 22 June 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 -31 74 £500 +11.11% 46
UK excluding London -9 42 £400 -5.88% 38
London -45 36 £538 +13.16% 12
Midlands +10 15 £513 - 6
North of England -15 12 £375 - 8
West Midlands - 11 £538 - 3
North West -14 8 £375 -4.76% 4
South East -27 8 £438 -10.26% 12
East Midlands - 4 £500 - 3
Wales - 4 £433 - 1
Yorkshire -17 3 £375 - 3
South West +3 2 £503 +21.08% 6
East of England -2 2 £400 -4.48% 2
North East - 1 £325 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Lead .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 Lead .NET Developer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (78.21%) C#
3 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (48.72%) SQL
5 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
6 33 (42.31%) HTML
7 32 (41.03%) CSS
8 31 (39.74%) ASP.NET
9 28 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (34.62%) MVC
11 26 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
13 20 (25.64%) jQuery
14 19 (24.36%) Web Services
15 18 (23.08%) Scrum
15 18 (23.08%) AngularJS
16 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
17 16 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (20.51%) Relational Database
18 15 (19.23%) Entity Framework
19 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
19 14 (17.95%) Finance
20 13 (16.67%) TDD
20 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
20 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
21 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
21 12 (15.38%) WCF
21 12 (15.38%) SDLC
22 11 (14.10%) BDD

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 7 (8.97%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.13%) CMS
3 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) Kentico
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.85%) GitHub
5 3 (3.85%) SaaS
5 3 (3.85%) Trello
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) DB2
4 7 (8.97%) Redis
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.85%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.28%) MySQL
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.54%) TeamCity
5 6 (7.69%) Selenium
5 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (5.13%) JIRA
6 4 (5.13%) NUnit
7 3 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.56%) MSTest
8 2 (2.56%) Subversion
9 1 (1.28%) AppVeyor
9 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.28%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Music Industry
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.85%) Front Office
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Advertising
7 1 (1.28%) Automotive
7 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (42.31%) HTML
3 32 (41.03%) CSS
4 31 (39.74%) ASP.NET
5 26 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 20 (25.64%) jQuery
7 19 (24.36%) Web Services
8 18 (23.08%) AngularJS
9 15 (19.23%) Entity Framework
10 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (15.38%) WCF
13 10 (12.82%) SOAP
14 9 (11.54%) .NET Core
15 8 (10.26%) CSS3
15 8 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (10.26%) StructureMap
15 8 (10.26%) XML
16 7 (8.97%) Angular 2
17 5 (6.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (5.13%) Fintech
2 3 (3.85%) Derivative
3 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.56%) NHS
3 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.28%) FMCG
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) MVC
3 18 (23.08%) Scrum
4 13 (16.67%) TDD
5 12 (15.38%) SDLC
6 11 (14.10%) BDD
7 8 (10.26%) SOLID
8 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
9 6 (7.69%) Microservices
9 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Information Management
10 5 (6.41%) OO
10 5 (6.41%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.13%) Kanban
11 4 (5.13%) Migration
12 3 (3.85%) Change Management
12 3 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (78.21%) C#
2 38 (48.72%) SQL
3 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.13%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) Java
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Teradata
3 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow