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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET 109 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.59% 4.99% 7.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.29% 17.60% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 26 23
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.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
264 233 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.48% 28.38% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 183 66
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

.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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 115 (66.86%) C#
2 89 (51.74%) ASP.NET
3 84 (48.84%) MVC
4 78 (45.35%) JavaScript
5 72 (41.86%) SQL Server
6 60 (34.88%) CSS
7 58 (33.72%) HTML
7 58 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (27.33%) jQuery
10 43 (25.00%) SQL
11 32 (18.60%) Web Services
11 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
12 30 (17.44%) Scrum
12 30 (17.44%) TDD
13 28 (16.28%) .NET Framework
13 28 (16.28%) Finance
14 26 (15.12%) CMS
14 26 (15.12%) Java
15 23 (13.37%) AngularJS
16 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 22 (12.79%) Umbraco
17 21 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (11.63%) Oracle
19 19 (11.05%) Windows
19 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
20 18 (10.47%) SharePoint
21 17 (9.88%) Web Development
22 15 (8.72%) Marketing
22 15 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 26 (15.12%) CMS
2 22 (12.79%) Umbraco
3 18 (10.47%) SharePoint
4 14 (8.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (8.14%) IIS
4 14 (8.14%) Apache
5 9 (5.23%) Node.js
6 6 (3.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.91%) JBoss
8 4 (2.33%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.16%) Kentico
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.58%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 13 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.33%) MS Project
3 3 (1.74%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.58%) MS Office
5 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.58%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.58%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.74%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) DNS
1 9 (5.23%) Firewall
2 6 (3.49%) Internet
3 5 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.33%) VPN
4 4 (2.33%) DHCP
4 4 (2.33%) IPsec
5 2 (1.16%) Intranet
6 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.23%) MySQL
2 9 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.07%) MS Access
4 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.74%) SQLite
8 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.16%) Big Data
10 1 (0.58%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.58%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.58%) DB2
10 1 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (8.14%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.40%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.33%) Selenium
5 3 (1.74%) Robotium
5 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.74%) Mechanoid
5 3 (1.74%) Robolectric
6 2 (1.16%) Subversion
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.58%) Log4Net
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.58%) RSpec
7 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 15 (8.72%) Marketing
3 14 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.98%) Electronics
4 12 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 138 (80.23%) Developer
2 66 (38.37%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (12.79%) C# Developer
5 19 (11.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (9.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (8.72%) Web Developer
8 14 (8.14%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (5.81%) Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.65%) iOS Developer
12 7 (4.07%) AWS Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Architect
12 7 (4.07%) .NET Web Developer
13 5 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 4 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (51.74%) ASP.NET
2 60 (34.88%) CSS
3 58 (33.72%) HTML
4 48 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (27.33%) jQuery
6 32 (18.60%) Web Services
7 28 (16.28%) .NET Framework
8 23 (13.37%) AngularJS
9 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (7.56%) Sass
10 13 (7.56%) HTML5
11 12 (6.98%) WCF
12 11 (6.40%) Entity Framework
13 10 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (5.23%) CSS3
15 8 (4.65%) Backbone.js
16 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 6 (3.49%) XML
17 6 (3.49%) Underscore.js
17 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) User Experience
2 12 (6.98%) DTV
3 8 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.07%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.07%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.91%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.33%) Economics
6 4 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.74%) FMCG
7 3 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.16%) iPad
8 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.05%) Windows
2 14 (8.14%) Linux
3 12 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.23%) UNIX
5 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.49%) Android
7 5 (2.91%) Windows Phone
7 5 (2.91%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.74%) Solaris
10 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.84%) MVC
2 58 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (17.44%) TDD
3 30 (17.44%) Scrum
4 21 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
6 17 (9.88%) Web Development
7 13 (7.56%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (6.98%) OO
8 12 (6.98%) Programme Management
9 11 (6.40%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.23%) Content Management
11 9 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.23%) BDD
12 8 (4.65%) iOS Development
12 8 (4.65%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.65%) SDLC
13 7 (4.07%) OOD
13 7 (4.07%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 115 (66.86%) C#
2 78 (45.35%) JavaScript
3 43 (25.00%) SQL
4 26 (15.12%) Java
5 15 (8.72%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.07%) VBA
7 6 (3.49%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.91%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.74%) C
9 3 (1.74%) PHP
10 2 (1.16%) C++
10 2 (1.16%) Python
10 2 (1.16%) Ruby
10 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) CCNP
3 1 (0.58%) CCNA
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.91%) ISA Server
2 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.33%) XenApp
2 4 (2.33%) vSphere
2 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Nagios
1 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
1 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.63%) Oracle
3 12 (6.98%) SAP
4 8 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.91%) BEA
5 5 (2.91%) Ektron
6 4 (2.33%) Wyse
6 4 (2.33%) VMware
6 4 (2.33%) Lotus
6 4 (2.33%) Citrix
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco
7 3 (1.74%) Sun
7 3 (1.74%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) Zend
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.58%) OpenText
8 1 (0.58%) RedDot
8 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
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