The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Exeter region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 20 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.92% 4.24% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 10.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £434 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 50 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 36.54% 42.37% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 15
Average daily rate £400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £351 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +310.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
Devon

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (50.00%) Change Control
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) MS Access
6 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (25.00%) XQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) XPath

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) XQuery
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) XPath
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle