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 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 20 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.62% 8.20% 8.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.69% 25.00% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
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£325 £340 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £394 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £13.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.98%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 22.31% 32.79% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 31
Average daily rate £325 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
Average hourly rate £43.00 £13.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.61% -49.98%
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 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
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
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 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
Bournemouth +4 8 £330 - 22
Poole +1 3 £315 -3.07% 5
Weymouth - - - - 2
Wimborne - - - -
Dorchester - - - - 1
Ferndown - - - -
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 27 (62.79%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET
5 17 (39.53%) HTML
6 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
7 15 (34.88%) MVC
8 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
8 13 (30.23%) SQL
8 13 (30.23%) CSS
8 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (30.23%) HTML5
9 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
9 11 (25.58%) TDD
10 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 10 (23.26%) BDD
11 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
11 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
12 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
12 8 (18.60%) User Experience
13 7 (16.28%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
13 7 (16.28%) REST
13 7 (16.28%) Code Coverage
13 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
13 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
13 7 (16.28%) Refactoring
13 7 (16.28%) Wiki
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
14 6 (13.95%) IIS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) IIS
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.30%) CMS
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.33%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
2 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.98%) NUnit
2 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Architect
4 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Digital Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Web Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) VB6 Developer
9 1 (2.33%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET
2 17 (39.53%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) CSS
3 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
3 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (30.23%) HTML5
4 10 (23.26%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) REST
6 6 (13.95%) CSS3
7 5 (11.63%) JSON
8 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (9.30%) XML
8 4 (9.30%) JMS
9 3 (6.98%) Middleware
9 3 (6.98%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) SOAP
9 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (6.98%) WebSockets
10 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
2 8 (18.60%) User Experience
3 7 (16.28%) Wiki
4 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.98%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.33%) iPhone
6 1 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) MVC
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) BDD
5 7 (16.28%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (16.28%) Refactoring
5 7 (16.28%) Code Coverage
6 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.63%) CRM
7 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) SEO
9 3 (6.98%) Workflow
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.98%) System Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Information Security
10 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.98%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
7 1 (2.33%) Groovy
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) MCSD
1 1 (2.33%) MCSE
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) TIBCO
3 4 (9.30%) EPiServer
3 4 (9.30%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.98%) Google
5 2 (4.65%) Facebook
5 2 (4.65%) Twitter
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) webMethods
6 1 (2.33%) Telerik
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) CA
6 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
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