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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 20 19 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 37 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.95% 12.09% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.00% 26.81% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 1
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
50 138 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.52% 45.10% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 79 96
Median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 27 3
Median hourly rate - £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 Framework within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Taunton +3 9 £425 +13.33% 5
Bridgwater - 1 £410 -
Street - 1 £300 -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (66.67%) Kanban
5 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (58.33%) Pair Programming
6 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (58.33%) QA
6 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (50.00%) NServiceBus
7 6 (50.00%) TDD
8 5 (41.67%) MVC
8 5 (41.67%) SQL
8 5 (41.67%) Line Management
9 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
9 4 (33.33%) WF
9 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (33.33%) Windows
9 4 (33.33%) Workflow
9 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (25.00%) IIS

.NET Framework
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 6 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 4 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) WF
4 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Kanban
4 7 (58.33%) Pair Programming
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) Line Management
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (33.33%) Workflow
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) HOOD
8 1 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA