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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 85 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.06% 6.44% 7.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.17% 24.56% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 51
Average daily rate £350 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
235 228 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.81% 26.21% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 166 141
Average daily rate £363 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £25.25 £41.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 11 February 2016.

.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 11 February 2016, 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.

1 110 (73.83%) C#
2 90 (60.40%) MVC
3 84 (56.38%) JavaScript
4 80 (53.69%) ASP.NET
5 71 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (46.31%) SQL Server
7 68 (45.64%) HTML
8 63 (42.28%) CSS
9 55 (36.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (31.54%) SQL
10 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
11 39 (26.17%) Scrum
12 30 (20.13%) TDD
13 29 (19.46%) .NET Framework
13 29 (19.46%) jQuery
14 28 (18.79%) AngularJS
15 27 (18.12%) Web Services
16 26 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
17 25 (16.78%) WCF
17 25 (16.78%) E-Commerce
18 23 (15.44%) HTML5
18 23 (15.44%) Entity Framework
18 23 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (14.77%) BDD
20 21 (14.09%) Ruby
21 20 (13.42%) OO
22 18 (12.08%) Visual Studio
23 17 (11.41%) Umbraco
24 16 (10.74%) CSS3

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (11.41%) Umbraco
2 10 (6.71%) CMS
3 8 (5.37%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.70%) IIS
4 7 (4.70%) Node.js
5 5 (3.36%) Kentico
5 5 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.34%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Payment Gateway
1 8 (5.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.45%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.01%) PaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) IaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) Internet
2 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) GSM
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (46.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.40%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.05%) RDBMS
5 11 (7.38%) MySQL
6 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.01%) Big Data
9 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.34%) MS Access
10 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.34%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.38%) SpecFlow
3 10 (6.71%) Cucumber
3 10 (6.71%) NUnit
4 9 (6.04%) Moq
4 9 (6.04%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.34%) Capybara
7 2 (1.34%) MSTest
7 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.34%) WATIR
8 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.67%) PVCS
8 1 (0.67%) Selenium
8 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 16 (10.74%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.07%) Finance
3 9 (6.04%) Electronics
3 9 (6.04%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.04%) Marketing
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (71.14%) Developer
2 57 (38.26%) .NET Developer
3 40 (26.85%) C# Developer
4 28 (18.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (14.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (13.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Senior Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Software Developer
9 13 (8.72%) Software Engineer
10 12 (8.05%) Web Developer
11 11 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (7.38%) Agile Developer
11 11 (7.38%) C# Software Engineer
12 10 (6.71%) Analyst
13 9 (6.04%) Agile C# Developer
13 9 (6.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (6.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 9 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (53.69%) ASP.NET
2 68 (45.64%) HTML
3 63 (42.28%) CSS
4 55 (36.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (19.46%) .NET Framework
5 29 (19.46%) jQuery
6 28 (18.79%) AngularJS
7 27 (18.12%) Web Services
8 25 (16.78%) WCF
9 23 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (15.44%) Entity Framework
9 23 (15.44%) HTML5
10 16 (10.74%) CSS3
11 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (7.38%) REST
14 10 (6.71%) RESTful
15 9 (6.04%) JSON
16 8 (5.37%) Dojo
16 8 (5.37%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) User Experience
2 8 (5.37%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.37%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.68%) Windows
2 3 (2.01%) Android
2 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.34%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) CentOS
4 1 (0.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (60.40%) MVC
2 71 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.17%) Scrum
4 30 (20.13%) TDD
5 25 (16.78%) E-Commerce
6 22 (14.77%) BDD
7 20 (13.42%) OO
8 16 (10.74%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.72%) Web Development
10 12 (8.05%) High Availability
11 10 (6.71%) Automated Testing
11 10 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.04%) Kanban
13 8 (5.37%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (5.37%) OOD
13 8 (5.37%) OOP
13 8 (5.37%) Programme Management
14 7 (4.70%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.70%) Web Design
15 6 (4.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 110 (73.83%) C#
2 84 (56.38%) JavaScript
3 47 (31.54%) SQL
4 21 (14.09%) Ruby
5 12 (8.05%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.71%) Python
7 9 (6.04%) Perl
8 5 (3.36%) Java
8 5 (3.36%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.01%) C
9 3 (2.01%) PHP
9 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Degree
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.37%) SAP
3 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.36%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.68%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle
6 2 (1.34%) Remedy
7 1 (0.67%) IBM
7 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.67%) Telerik
7 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
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