The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 27 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 44 36 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.56% 6.79% 9.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.26% 28.80% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 36
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 125 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.14% 23.58% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 80 109
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
.NET
South West

.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 29 July 2014.

.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 29 July 2014, 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 95 (81.90%) C#
2 65 (56.03%) ASP.NET
3 50 (43.10%) SQL
4 48 (41.38%) JavaScript
5 47 (40.52%) MVC
6 44 (37.93%) SQL Server
7 42 (36.21%) HTML
8 39 (33.62%) CSS
9 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
10 28 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (23.28%) SharePoint
12 24 (20.69%) jQuery
13 17 (14.66%) .NET Framework
14 16 (13.79%) Scrum
15 15 (12.93%) Web Services
16 13 (11.21%) CMS
16 13 (11.21%) Web Development
17 12 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
17 12 (10.34%) T-SQL
17 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (9.48%) Oracle
18 11 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 10 (8.62%) Node.js
19 10 (8.62%) Backbone.js
19 10 (8.62%) WCF
19 10 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
20 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
20 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 27 (23.28%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.21%) CMS
3 12 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (8.62%) Node.js
5 9 (7.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (7.76%) Umbraco
6 6 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.72%) IIS
7 2 (1.72%) Apache
7 2 (1.72%) Kentico
8 1 (0.86%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) CATIA
2 3 (2.59%) Windchill
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.86%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.86%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (7.76%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.17%) MySQL
3 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.86%) DTS
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.86%) Big Data
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 2 (1.72%) Moq
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.86%) xUnit.net
4 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.86%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.86%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.86%) NUnit
4 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.86%) MSTest
4 1 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (6.90%) Finance
1 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.03%) Electronics
2 7 (6.03%) Marketing
3 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.31%) Publishing
4 5 (4.31%) Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Retail
6 2 (1.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.86%) Law
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
7 1 (0.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 91 (78.45%) Developer
2 35 (30.17%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (10.34%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (3.45%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Excel Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Sitecore Developer
12 3 (2.59%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (56.03%) ASP.NET
2 42 (36.21%) HTML
3 39 (33.62%) CSS
4 28 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (20.69%) jQuery
6 17 (14.66%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.93%) Web Services
8 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (8.62%) WCF
9 10 (8.62%) Backbone.js
10 9 (7.76%) HTML5
10 9 (7.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (6.90%) JSON
11 8 (6.90%) XML
12 7 (6.03%) AngularJS
12 7 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.17%) Underscore.js
13 6 (5.17%) CSS3
14 5 (4.31%) Ajax
15 4 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.17%) DTV
2 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
2 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.86%) Semantic Web
2 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Windows
1 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (0.86%) Android
3 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.52%) MVC
2 16 (13.79%) Scrum
3 13 (11.21%) Web Development
4 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (5.17%) TDD
7 6 (5.17%) Programme Management
7 6 (5.17%) OO
7 6 (5.17%) Unit Testing
8 4 (3.45%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.45%) Validation
8 4 (3.45%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.59%) PLM
9 3 (2.59%) PDM
9 3 (2.59%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.59%) UML
9 3 (2.59%) OOP
9 3 (2.59%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 95 (81.90%) C#
2 50 (43.10%) SQL
3 48 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 8 (6.90%) PHP
5 8 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.17%) VBA
6 6 (5.17%) VB
7 5 (4.31%) Java
8 4 (3.45%) C++
8 4 (3.45%) Python
9 3 (2.59%) C
9 3 (2.59%) Perl
10 2 (1.72%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.86%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.86%) Ruby
11 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) ISEB
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
1 1 (0.86%) DICOM
Vendors
1 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) Oracle
3 6 (5.17%) SAP
3 6 (5.17%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.59%) Remedy
5 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.86%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.86%) CODA
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