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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 28 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 18.18% 16.88% 13.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 54.17% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £198 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 40.91% 31.17% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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.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 24 July 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 24 July 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 22 (44.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.00%) Finance
3 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) HTML
5 13 (26.00%) CSS
6 12 (24.00%) Oracle
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.00%) SQL
7 11 (22.00%) HTML5
7 11 (22.00%) CSS3
8 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.00%) MVC
9 9 (18.00%) Java
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
10 8 (16.00%) Middleware
10 8 (16.00%) Project Management
11 7 (14.00%) PMI
11 7 (14.00%) PMP
11 7 (14.00%) PMI Certification
11 7 (14.00%) MS Project
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (14.00%) jQuery
11 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (12.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (12.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
1 5 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) NUnit
1 5 (10.00%) Subversion
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.00%) ReSharper
1 5 (10.00%) NuGet
2 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 10 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Manager
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Delivery Project Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Technical Business Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (26.00%) HTML
2 13 (26.00%) CSS
3 11 (22.00%) HTML5
3 11 (22.00%) CSS3
4 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (16.00%) Middleware
6 7 (14.00%) jQuery
6 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (10.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) JSON
7 5 (10.00%) Ninject
7 5 (10.00%) REST
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.00%) Spring
8 4 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) PMI
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Scrum
2 10 (20.00%) MVC
3 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) User Stories
6 4 (8.00%) BDD
6 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
9 1 (2.00%) Code Coverage
9 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.00%) Change Management
9 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) PMP
1 7 (14.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Twitter