The first table below looks at the demand for .NET 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 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 (dotNet)
Rank 4 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 21.15% 26.27% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.89% 62.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 3
Average daily rate £406 £325 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £475 £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +287.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
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
Devon

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 17 (48.57%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
3 12 (34.29%) Finance
4 11 (31.43%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 9 (25.71%) Java
5 9 (25.71%) XML
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
6 8 (22.86%) CSS
6 8 (22.86%) Web Services
6 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
6 8 (22.86%) Middleware
6 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) MVC
6 8 (22.86%) TDD
6 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.00%) MS Project
7 7 (20.00%) PMI
7 7 (20.00%) PMP
7 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Scrum

.NET
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 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 5 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
1 3 (8.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) MS Access
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (8.57%) NuGet
3 3 (8.57%) ReSharper
3 3 (8.57%) NUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Project Manager
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Manager
5 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (5.71%) Programmer
10 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Tester
10 1 (2.86%) Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.86%) Delivery Project Manager
10 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
10 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 8 (22.86%) CSS
3 8 (22.86%) Web Services
3 8 (22.86%) Middleware
3 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (14.29%) WCF
6 4 (11.43%) CSS3
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (11.43%) XSLT
7 3 (8.57%) Ninject
7 3 (8.57%) REST
7 3 (8.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) PMI
2 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
1 8 (22.86%) MVC
1 8 (22.86%) TDD
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) User Stories
6 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) XQuery
7 4 (11.43%) XPath
8 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.86%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) PMP
1 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) MCAD
3 2 (5.71%) MCSD
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) DevExpress