The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 57 69 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.49% 7.54% 9.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.80% 25.94% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 42
Average daily rate
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£360 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.NET
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
205 266 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.35% 29.07% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 218 85
Average daily rate £375 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing .NET 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.

1 82 (71.30%) C#
2 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 59 (51.30%) MVC
4 48 (41.74%) SQL Server
5 45 (39.13%) HTML
6 44 (38.26%) JavaScript
7 41 (35.65%) CSS
8 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (33.91%) SQL
10 37 (32.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
12 30 (26.09%) jQuery
13 28 (24.35%) Java
14 23 (20.00%) Scrum
15 22 (19.13%) Visual Studio
15 22 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (15.65%) VB.NET
16 18 (15.65%) TDD
17 16 (13.91%) WCF
18 15 (13.04%) Umbraco
18 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
18 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
18 15 (13.04%) CMS
18 15 (13.04%) MS Access
19 14 (12.17%) Web Services
19 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
19 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
21 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
21 12 (10.43%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.04%) Umbraco
1 15 (13.04%) CMS
2 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.09%) IIS
3 7 (6.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (5.22%) Node.js
4 6 (5.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.22%) Apache
5 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.61%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.87%) Kentico
8 1 (0.87%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) DHCP
1 5 (4.35%) VPN
1 5 (4.35%) DNS
1 5 (4.35%) IPsec
1 5 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (2.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (13.04%) MS Access
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.09%) MySQL
6 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.74%) Big Data
10 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.87%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Visual Studio
1 22 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.74%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.87%) Log4Net
6 1 (0.87%) NUnit
6 1 (0.87%) Subversion
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.87%) RSpec
General
1 11 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Marketing
3 4 (3.48%) Electronics
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (79.13%) Developer
2 48 (41.74%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.17%) Analyst
3 14 (12.17%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Programmer
9 8 (6.96%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (5.22%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.22%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Umbraco Developer
12 4 (3.48%) iOS Developer
12 4 (3.48%) AWS Developer
12 4 (3.48%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (3.48%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.61%) SQL Developer
13 3 (2.61%) Technical Analyst
14 2 (1.74%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 45 (39.13%) HTML
3 41 (35.65%) CSS
4 37 (32.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (26.09%) jQuery
6 16 (13.91%) WCF
7 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 14 (12.17%) Web Services
8 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 12 (10.43%) AngularJS
10 10 (8.70%) HTML5
11 9 (7.83%) WPF
12 6 (5.22%) Backbone.js
12 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (5.22%) XML
13 5 (4.35%) Marionette.js
13 5 (4.35%) CSS3
13 5 (4.35%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Open Source
2 6 (5.22%) User Experience
2 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.48%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.48%) DTV
4 3 (2.61%) FMCG
5 2 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (5.22%) Windows
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 5 (4.35%) UNIX
2 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.30%) MVC
2 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.00%) Scrum
4 18 (15.65%) TDD
5 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
5 11 (9.57%) V-Model
5 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.70%) Web Development
7 9 (7.83%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.09%) Migration
10 6 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.35%) OO
11 5 (4.35%) CRM
11 5 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (3.48%) iOS Development
12 4 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.48%) Email Migration
12 4 (3.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (71.30%) C#
2 44 (38.26%) JavaScript
3 39 (33.91%) SQL
4 28 (24.35%) Java
5 18 (15.65%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.70%) VBA
7 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.48%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.48%) VB
9 3 (2.61%) VB6
9 3 (2.61%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.74%) PHP
10 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.87%) Perl
11 1 (0.87%) Python
11 1 (0.87%) XAML
11 1 (0.87%) Ruby
11 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) Degree
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.87%) CCNP
4 1 (0.87%) CCNA
4 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.35%) XenApp
1 5 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Nagios
1 1 (0.87%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) Oracle
3 6 (5.22%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.35%) Citrix
4 5 (4.35%) Wyse
4 5 (4.35%) VMware
5 4 (3.48%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.48%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.61%) Adobe
7 2 (1.74%) Telerik
8 1 (0.87%) Remedy
8 1 (0.87%) CODA
8 1 (0.87%) Sage
8 1 (0.87%) Cisco
8 1 (0.87%) OpenText
8 1 (0.87%) RedDot
8 1 (0.87%) Zend
8 1 (0.87%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.87%) Ektron
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