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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 118 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.77% 5.64% 6.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.20% 20.17% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 33 25
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
.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
250 238 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.06% 27.97% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 173 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £37.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.83% +112.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 125 (66.14%) C#
2 94 (49.74%) JavaScript
3 88 (46.56%) MVC
4 79 (41.80%) ASP.NET
5 66 (34.92%) CSS
5 66 (34.92%) SQL Server
5 66 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (33.33%) HTML
7 49 (25.93%) SQL
8 43 (22.75%) jQuery
9 41 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (18.52%) Umbraco
11 34 (17.99%) Web Services
12 32 (16.93%) .NET Framework
13 31 (16.40%) TDD
13 31 (16.40%) Finance
14 29 (15.34%) Scrum
15 28 (14.81%) Microsoft
16 26 (13.76%) CMS
17 25 (13.23%) AngularJS
17 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (11.11%) Windows
19 20 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (10.58%) Web Development
20 19 (10.05%) Unit Testing
21 18 (9.52%) Telecoms
21 18 (9.52%) Apple iOS
21 18 (9.52%) User Experience
22 16 (8.47%) OO
22 16 (8.47%) Oracle

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (18.52%) Umbraco
2 26 (13.76%) CMS
3 12 (6.35%) IIS
4 11 (5.82%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.29%) Apache
5 10 (5.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (4.76%) Node.js
7 6 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.65%) JBoss
8 5 (2.65%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.59%) Kentico
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.53%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.53%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.59%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.53%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.29%) Internet
2 6 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.65%) DNS
3 5 (2.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.23%) MySQL
2 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.23%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.65%) SQLite
5 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.59%) MS Access
6 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (1.06%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.06%) Big Data
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.65%) Robotium
4 5 (2.65%) Mechanoid
4 5 (2.65%) Robolectric
5 4 (2.12%) Selenium
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.53%) Subversion
7 1 (0.53%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (16.40%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.88%) Marketing
4 12 (6.35%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.82%) Electronics
6 4 (2.12%) Retail
7 2 (1.06%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 147 (77.78%) Developer
2 55 (29.10%) .NET Developer
3 20 (10.58%) Web Developer
4 19 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (8.99%) C# Developer
6 13 (6.88%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (5.82%) iOS Developer
8 10 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.29%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (5.29%) Analyst
9 8 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (4.23%) AWS Developer
10 7 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Architect
11 6 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Android Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (41.80%) ASP.NET
2 66 (34.92%) CSS
3 63 (33.33%) HTML
4 43 (22.75%) jQuery
5 41 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (17.99%) Web Services
7 32 (16.93%) .NET Framework
8 25 (13.23%) AngularJS
8 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (6.88%) Sass
10 12 (6.35%) Entity Framework
11 11 (5.82%) HTML5
12 10 (5.29%) CSS3
12 10 (5.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (4.76%) WCF
14 7 (3.70%) Backbone.js
15 6 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (3.17%) XML
16 5 (2.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) User Experience
2 11 (5.82%) DTV
3 9 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.17%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.65%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.12%) iPhone
7 4 (2.12%) iPad
7 4 (2.12%) Economics
7 4 (2.12%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.59%) FMCG
8 3 (1.59%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.06%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.53%) W3C
10 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.11%) Windows
2 18 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.35%) Android
4 10 (5.29%) Linux
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Phone 7
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.65%) UNIX
7 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.59%) Solaris
9 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (46.56%) MVC
2 66 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.40%) TDD
4 29 (15.34%) Scrum
5 20 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.58%) Web Development
6 19 (10.05%) Unit Testing
7 16 (8.47%) OO
8 15 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.35%) BDD
10 11 (5.82%) iOS Development
10 11 (5.82%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (5.82%) OOD
10 11 (5.82%) Programme Management
11 10 (5.29%) Service Delivery
11 10 (5.29%) Kanban
11 10 (5.29%) Android Development
12 9 (4.76%) OOP
12 9 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 125 (66.14%) C#
2 94 (49.74%) JavaScript
3 49 (25.93%) SQL
4 16 (8.47%) Java
5 9 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 9 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 6 (3.17%) C++
7 5 (2.65%) C
7 5 (2.65%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.65%) Apple Swift
7 5 (2.65%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.12%) VBA
8 4 (2.12%) Python
8 4 (2.12%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.06%) Perl
10 2 (1.06%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.17%) ISEB
1 6 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.65%) Degree
3 4 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.65%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Nagios
1 1 (0.53%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.47%) Oracle
3 11 (5.82%) SAP
4 8 (4.23%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.17%) OpenText
5 6 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.65%) BEA
6 5 (2.65%) Lotus
6 5 (2.65%) Google
6 5 (2.65%) Ektron
7 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.59%) Sun
8 3 (1.59%) Cisco
9 2 (1.06%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.53%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.53%) Zend
10 1 (0.53%) VMware
10 1 (0.53%) IBM
10 1 (0.53%) Adobe
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago