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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 17 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 22 10 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.02% 3.41% 14.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.57% 3.42% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 32
Median daily rate £338 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £364 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +23.84%

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
230 292 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.26% 99.66% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 155 169
Median daily rate £350 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 40 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.08% +131.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £15.00 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

.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 20 February 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 20 February 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 - 13 £338 - 2
Taunton -7 4 £280 -37.77% 2
Yeovil - 3 £338 - 1
Street - 1 - -
.NET Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) C#
3 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
5 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 19 (59.38%) MVC
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
7 15 (46.88%) Scrum
8 13 (40.63%) HTML5
9 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (34.38%) Web Development
9 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (31.25%) SQL
10 10 (31.25%) CSS
11 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
12 7 (21.88%) LINQ
12 7 (21.88%) WPF
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
14 5 (15.63%) jQuery
14 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
14 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
15 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
15 4 (12.50%) TDD

.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 3 (9.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.13%) NuGet
5 1 (3.13%) Sahi
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) WATIR
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) HTML5
5 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
6 10 (31.25%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
8 7 (21.88%) LINQ
8 7 (21.88%) WPF
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
11 3 (9.38%) .NET Core
11 3 (9.38%) Angular 2
11 3 (9.38%) Ext JS
11 3 (9.38%) Web Services
11 3 (9.38%) XML
12 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) MVC
3 15 (46.88%) Scrum
4 11 (34.38%) Web Development
5 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) BDD
6 4 (12.50%) Microservices
6 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.25%) Line Management
8 2 (6.25%) SDLC
8 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle