The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 12 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 35 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.18% 5.15% 9.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.82% 5.48% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 8
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£326 £331 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +23.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £263 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +13.60%
.NET Developer
South West

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
296 219 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.57% 93.99% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 139 90
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 11
Average hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £11.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +165.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.84 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

.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
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 28 January 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 17 £326 - 1
Bath +5 6 £313 +13.63% 4
Clevedon - - - -
.NET Developer
South West

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (92.96%) C#
3 58 (81.69%) ASP.NET
4 51 (71.83%) SQL
5 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (66.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (63.38%) Scrum
7 42 (59.15%) Unit Testing
8 41 (57.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 38 (53.52%) T-SQL
10 35 (49.30%) Security Cleared
11 34 (47.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
13 31 (43.66%) Automated Testing
14 29 (40.85%) SC Cleared
15 26 (36.62%) Code Coverage
16 25 (35.21%) MVC
16 25 (35.21%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (19.72%) Back Office
18 13 (18.31%) WCF
19 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
19 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
19 9 (12.68%) XML
20 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
21 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
21 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 6 (8.45%) CSS
21 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
21 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
21 6 (8.45%) HTML

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.41%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (47.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (19.72%) Back Office
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (81.69%) ASP.NET
3 47 (66.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (57.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (18.31%) WCF
6 9 (12.68%) XML
7 6 (8.45%) CSS
7 6 (8.45%) HTML
8 5 (7.04%) jQuery
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.63%) HTML5
10 3 (4.23%) CSS3
11 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.41%) Sass
12 1 (1.41%) LESS
12 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (1.41%) Ext JS
12 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (63.38%) Scrum
3 42 (59.15%) Unit Testing
4 31 (43.66%) Automated Testing
5 26 (36.62%) Code Coverage
6 25 (35.21%) MVC
6 25 (35.21%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.04%) TDD
7 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.82%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.41%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.41%) Load Testing
9 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.41%) Web Development
9 1 (1.41%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.41%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.41%) UML
9 1 (1.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) C#
2 51 (71.83%) SQL
3 38 (53.52%) T-SQL
4 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.04%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) Java
6 2 (2.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Security Cleared
2 29 (40.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) Sitecore