The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 27 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 20 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.71% 9.36% 10.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.75% 32.00% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 7
Average daily rate
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£360 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £208 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £336 £261
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
.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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 18.00% 29.24% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 23
Average daily rate £353 £415 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +58.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +126.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Devon

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -3 15 £360 +26.31% 7
Plymouth -10 3 - - 4
Tavistock - - - - 1
Barnstaple - - - -
Exmouth - - - -
Kingsbridge - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - -
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) C#
4 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (30.00%) Scrum
6 17 (28.33%) HTML
6 17 (28.33%) CSS
7 16 (26.67%) SQL
7 16 (26.67%) Finance
8 14 (23.33%) Oracle
9 13 (21.67%) MVC
9 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (18.33%) Java
11 9 (15.00%) jQuery
11 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (13.33%) GIS
12 8 (13.33%) OO
12 8 (13.33%) HTML5
12 8 (13.33%) CSS3
13 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
13 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
13 7 (11.67%) JSON
13 7 (11.67%) Ajax
14 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (10.00%) Middleware
14 6 (10.00%) Project Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 6 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) CICS
3 1 (1.67%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) SaaS
3 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
1 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.33%) NuGet
3 2 (3.33%) NUnit
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Back Office
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 9 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Manager
7 5 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Programmer
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
2 17 (28.33%) CSS
2 17 (28.33%) HTML
3 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (15.00%) jQuery
6 8 (13.33%) CSS3
6 8 (13.33%) HTML5
7 7 (11.67%) JSON
7 7 (11.67%) Ajax
8 6 (10.00%) Middleware
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (8.33%) RESTful
9 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.67%) SOAP
10 4 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) GIS
2 5 (8.33%) PMI
3 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
1 4 (6.67%) Android
1 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Scrum
3 13 (21.67%) MVC
4 8 (13.33%) OO
5 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.00%) UML
5 6 (10.00%) Project Management
5 6 (10.00%) BDD
6 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.33%) OOP
6 5 (8.33%) OOD
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) C#
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) SQL
4 11 (18.33%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) COBOL
7 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.67%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) PMP
1 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.33%) Google
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) Siebel
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter