The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 31 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 23 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.41% 10.40% 6.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 11.11% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 10
Average daily rate £330 £310 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -10.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 189 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.00% 93.56% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 80 83
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.34 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
.NET Developer
South West

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -20 7 £350 +12.90%
Bath -5 5 £338 +42.10% 6
Yeovil - 2 £320 -
Wells - - - - 1
.NET Developer
South West

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
3 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
4 23 (62.16%) MVC
5 22 (59.46%) SQL
6 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (48.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (32.43%) XML
8 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (27.03%) WCF
10 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Scrum
11 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
11 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
11 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (21.62%) jQuery
12 8 (21.62%) HTML
12 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
13 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
13 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
14 6 (16.22%) Ext JS
14 6 (16.22%) HTML5
14 6 (16.22%) CSS
14 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) Kentico
3 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 5 (13.51%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (32.43%) XML
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (27.03%) WCF
7 8 (21.62%) HTML
7 8 (21.62%) jQuery
8 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 6 (16.22%) HTML5
9 6 (16.22%) CSS
9 6 (16.22%) Ext JS
10 5 (13.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (10.81%) Sass
11 4 (10.81%) LESS
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (8.11%) WinForms
13 2 (5.41%) Ajax
13 2 (5.41%) LINQ
14 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) iPhone
2 3 (8.11%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (8.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) Scrum
2 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.51%) Code Coverage
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Web Development
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
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