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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.08% 5.97% 19.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 21.05% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Average daily rate £300 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £303 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £323 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.NET
Devon

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
32 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 32.32% 28.36% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 12
Average daily rate £344 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 13 February 2016.

.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 13 February 2016, 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 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 11 (40.74%) MVC
5 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) VB
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 5 (18.52%) ERP
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
10 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
10 3 (11.11%) ODBC
10 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 3 (11.11%) IBM
10 3 (11.11%) MAPICS
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) C++
10 3 (11.11%) PHP
10 3 (11.11%) RPG
10 3 (11.11%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) AS400 Support
6 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Support Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ERP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) jQuery
6 3 (11.11%) ODBC
6 3 (11.11%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
7 2 (7.41%) WinForms
7 2 (7.41%) WPF
7 2 (7.41%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) AS400
1 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 3 (11.11%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) ERP
2 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Kanban
5 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) VB
5 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 3 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) RPG
7 2 (7.41%) Delphi
7 2 (7.41%) Java
7 2 (7.41%) VB6
8 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 14001
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Infor
2 3 (11.11%) MAPICS
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe