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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 6.32% 19.14% 15.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.15% 45.59% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £319 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
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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
52 68 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 29.89% 41.98% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 19
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.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 31 July 2015.

.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 31 July 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) VB
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (13.04%) Ajax
10 3 (13.04%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) jQuery
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.70%) ERP
11 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (8.70%) VBScript
11 2 (8.70%) IIS
11 2 (8.70%) AS400
11 2 (8.70%) QA
11 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.70%) TDD
12 1 (4.35%) VB6

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.35%) OAuth
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) MVC
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) BDD
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VBScript
7 1 (4.35%) RPG
7 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) MAPICS
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.35%) Infor