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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 25 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 19 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.76% 9.29% 11.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.10% 35.80% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £306 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £336
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 £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 81 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 31.82% 25.96% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 51 35
Average daily rate £425 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
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 £23.50 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% -69.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 28 August 2015.

.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 28 August 2015. 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 -2 11 £300 -17.24% 11
Plymouth -15 3 £270 - 1
Torquay 0 1 - -
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (61.54%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) MVC
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
4 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
5 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.51%) VB
8 8 (20.51%) CSS
8 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.95%) jQuery
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (15.38%) Scrum
10 6 (15.38%) Classic ASP
11 5 (12.82%) ERP
11 5 (12.82%) AS400
11 5 (12.82%) Sitecore
12 4 (10.26%) iSeries
12 4 (10.26%) Infor
12 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
12 4 (10.26%) Ajax
12 4 (10.26%) ODBC
12 4 (10.26%) MAPICS
12 4 (10.26%) IBM
12 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
12 4 (10.26%) VBScript
12 4 (10.26%) RPG
13 3 (7.69%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Support Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.56%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.38%) Classic ASP
6 4 (10.26%) ODBC
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) WCF
8 2 (5.13%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) AS400
2 4 (10.26%) iSeries
2 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) MVC
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.56%) BDD
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.56%) Kanban
6 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) C#
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) VB
5 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.26%) RPG
5 4 (10.26%) VBScript
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Sitecore
3 4 (10.26%) MAPICS
3 4 (10.26%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Infor
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
Exeter, Devon
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