The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.86% 16.51% 11.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.00% 66.67% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 16
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£305 £488 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.43% +69.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £308 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £543 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 54 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.43% 24.77% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 29
Average daily rate £250 £488 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +77.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £335 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £650 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £46.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% -3.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Bournemouth -6 12 £305 -37.27% 23
Poole +5 10 £250 - 4
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 42 (73.68%) C#
2 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET
3 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) jQuery
4 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (33.33%) CSS
4 19 (33.33%) MVC
5 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.81%) HTML5
7 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (21.05%) Java
8 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.30%) SQL
8 11 (19.30%) Windows
8 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
8 11 (19.30%) CSS3
9 10 (17.54%) C++
10 9 (15.79%) UML
10 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.04%) Web Services
11 8 (14.04%) C
11 8 (14.04%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (14.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
12 7 (12.28%) Embedded Software Development
12 7 (12.28%) Smartcard
12 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (14.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (8.77%) CMS
4 4 (7.02%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) Kentico
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.75%) DNN
6 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) Subversion
2 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Programmer
8 3 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) C# Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
2 21 (36.84%) jQuery
3 19 (33.33%) CSS
4 13 (22.81%) HTML5
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (19.30%) CSS3
7 8 (14.04%) Web Services
7 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.53%) SOAP
8 6 (10.53%) REST
9 5 (8.77%) Kendo UI
9 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (7.02%) WCF
11 3 (5.26%) Ajax
11 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (3.51%) .NET Compact Framework
12 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Smartcard
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) Physics
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
3 6 (10.53%) Windows CE
4 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.75%) zOS
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP Embedded
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) MVC
2 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.79%) UML
4 7 (12.28%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.77%) OO
6 4 (7.02%) OOD
6 4 (7.02%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.26%) ERP
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.26%) Web Design
8 2 (3.51%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.51%) SOA
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) Java
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 10 (17.54%) C++
6 8 (14.04%) C
7 4 (7.02%) VBA
8 3 (5.26%) VB
8 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) MCP
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSD
4 1 (1.75%) PhD
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.26%) Telerik
4 2 (3.51%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Informatica
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
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