The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 30 April 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.

Senior .NET Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 131 117
Rank change year-on-year +28 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.15% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £363 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £400 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1997 2753 2524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.15% 95.19% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 1551 1487
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 77 163
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £10.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in the West Midlands

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in the West Midlands

Senior .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Birmingham - 4 £400 - 1
Coventry +13 1 £325 -27.77%
Senior .NET Developer
England

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Senior .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 across the West Midlands region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (44.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 8 (32.00%) Scrum
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) HTML
11 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (20.00%) NUnit
11 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (20.00%) BDD
12 4 (16.00%) SOLID
12 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (16.00%) SharePoint

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) NUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (12.00%) MSTest
3 3 (12.00%) NCover
3 3 (12.00%) NDepend
3 3 (12.00%) NuGet
3 3 (12.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.00%) StyleCop
4 2 (8.00%) Moq
5 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (44.00%) Entity Framework
5 8 (32.00%) WCF
6 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
11 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
11 2 (8.00%) Angular 2
11 2 (8.00%) CSS
11 2 (8.00%) WPF
12 1 (4.00%) jQuery
12 1 (4.00%) RESTful
12 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (16.00%) SOLID
7 3 (12.00%) ATDD
7 3 (12.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (12.00%) YAGNI
8 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) OO
8 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
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