The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 18 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 21 24 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.37% 7.82% 18.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.79% 7.89% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 46
Median daily rate £331 £400 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +22.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +13.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 304 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.22% 99.02% 97.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 186 172
Median daily rate £350 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 29 30
Median hourly rate £39.50 £43.17 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.50% +115.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +12 13 £338 -32.50% 4
Yeovil - 3 £338 - 1
Taunton -11 2 £280 -30.00% 2
Bridgwater 0 1 £403 +11.03%
Street - 1 - - 1
.NET Developer
South West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) C#
3 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
5 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 19 (54.29%) Scrum
6 17 (48.57%) MVC
7 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
8 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (37.14%) HTML5
9 13 (37.14%) SQL
10 11 (31.43%) Web Development
11 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
11 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
11 10 (28.57%) CSS
11 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
12 8 (22.86%) Kanban
12 8 (22.86%) QA
13 7 (20.00%) LINQ
13 7 (20.00%) TDD
13 7 (20.00%) Pair Programming
13 7 (20.00%) Finance
13 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
13 7 (20.00%) NServiceBus
13 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) NServiceBus
2 4 (11.43%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) NuGet
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
3 16 (45.71%) HTML
4 13 (37.14%) HTML5
5 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 7 (20.00%) LINQ
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (17.14%) WPF
9 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 5 (14.29%) jQuery
10 4 (11.43%) WF
11 3 (8.57%) Angular 2
11 3 (8.57%) Ext JS
12 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
12 2 (5.71%) WCF
12 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 17 (48.57%) MVC
4 11 (31.43%) Web Development
5 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Kanban
7 7 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 7 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (17.14%) Workflow
9 5 (14.29%) Line Management
9 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) Microservices
11 2 (5.71%) BDD
11 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
11 2 (5.71%) SDLC
11 2 (5.71%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle