The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bristol region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 68 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.63% 2.63% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 12.06% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 10
Average daily rate £275 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
260 141 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.46% 21.83% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 91 147
Average daily rate £325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bristol region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bristol region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
6 4 (30.77%) LINQ
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
2 1 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (7.69%) Moq
2 1 (7.69%) xUnit.net
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) WPF Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
3 4 (30.77%) LINQ
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (7.69%) Ninject
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (7.69%) ATDD
4 1 (7.69%) CQRS
4 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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