The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 7.28% 4.65% 17.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 15.38% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Average daily rate
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£360 £285 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £217 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £285 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
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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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 24.27% 30.23% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 13
Average daily rate £370 £433 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.45% +76.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £383 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
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 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 September 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 September 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 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 18 (39.13%) C#
4 13 (28.26%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) Scrum
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.09%) Oracle
6 10 (21.74%) CSS
6 10 (21.74%) HTML
6 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 9 (19.57%) Java
7 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.39%) CSS3
8 8 (17.39%) HTML5
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (15.22%) MVC
10 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.04%) Middleware
10 6 (13.04%) Project Management
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (13.04%) BDD
10 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.87%) RESTful
11 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (13.04%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) SaaS
3 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.35%) NuGet
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Back Office
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Project Manager
4 9 (19.57%) Web Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Delivery Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Development Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
2 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 8 (17.39%) CSS3
3 8 (17.39%) HTML5
4 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (13.04%) Middleware
5 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (10.87%) RESTful
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.70%) jQuery
7 4 (8.70%) SOAP
7 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) PMI
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.35%) GIS
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Android
1 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Scrum
3 7 (15.22%) MVC
4 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.04%) BDD
5 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
5 5 (10.87%) SOA
6 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) TDD
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.35%) User Stories
8 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.74%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) PMP
1 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
1 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter