Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 July 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.

.NET Programmer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 207 178
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.033% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.035% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
West Midlands median daily rate - £351 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.08% +9.09%
England median daily rate £380 £363 £318
% change year-on-year +4.83% +14.17% -2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £42.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4165 5712 4869
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.70% 95.26% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 3331 2858
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £227 £225 £208
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 182 324
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.17% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.03 £38.75 £39.45
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%

.NET Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured .NET Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Programmer in the West Midlands

.NET Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Programmer in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Programmer in the West Midlands

.NET Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Programmer in the West Midlands