The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 41 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 8.17% 8.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 22.32% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 14
Average daily rate - £613 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
.NET Framework
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 112 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 32.01% 36.60% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 75 53
Average daily rate £365 £355 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £675 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 10
Average hourly rate £57.00 £46.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (97.92%) C#
3 37 (77.08%) HTML
4 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 35 (72.92%) ASP.NET
6 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
7 26 (54.17%) SQL
8 25 (52.08%) Windows
9 21 (43.75%) Unit Testing
10 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (41.67%) CSS
11 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (37.50%) IIS
12 18 (37.50%) UML
12 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (35.42%) Automated Testing
13 17 (35.42%) Web Development
13 17 (35.42%) Refactoring
13 17 (35.42%) Windows Server
13 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
13 17 (35.42%) ITIL
13 17 (35.42%) C++
13 17 (35.42%) Oracle
13 17 (35.42%) Service Delivery
13 17 (35.42%) MVC
14 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
15 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (27.08%) Entity Framework
17 12 (25.00%) HTML5
17 12 (25.00%) WCF

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (37.50%) IIS
2 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (10.42%) CMS
4 5 (10.42%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.58%) SpecFlow
3 6 (12.50%) Selenium
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.42%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 16 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (10.42%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) EPiServer Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.25%) Senior BizTalk Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (77.08%) HTML
3 35 (72.92%) ASP.NET
4 20 (41.67%) CSS
5 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (27.08%) Entity Framework
7 12 (25.00%) HTML5
7 12 (25.00%) WCF
8 6 (12.50%) Web Services
9 4 (8.33%) WPF
10 2 (4.17%) XML
11 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.08%) jQuery
11 1 (2.08%) Middleware
11 1 (2.08%) SOAP
11 1 (2.08%) UDDI
11 1 (2.08%) WinForms
11 1 (2.08%) WSDL
11 1 (2.08%) XHTML
11 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Unit Testing
2 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (37.50%) UML
4 17 (35.42%) Automated Testing
4 17 (35.42%) ITIL
4 17 (35.42%) MVC
4 17 (35.42%) Refactoring
4 17 (35.42%) Service Delivery
4 17 (35.42%) Web Development
5 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.75%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.58%) Web Design
8 5 (10.42%) Change Management
8 5 (10.42%) Information Management
8 5 (10.42%) Line Management
8 5 (10.42%) User Stories
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) OOD
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C#
2 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 17 (35.42%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) EPiServer
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
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