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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
South West / Somerset
Rank 22 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 15 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.02% 3.77% 5.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 10.00% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 11
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-50.05% +2.00%

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
87 120 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 34.94% 37.74% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 88 92
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 20 January 2017.

.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 20 January 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
Taunton +5 8 £280 -25.33% 2
Bath -2 4 £363 -27.50% 5
Street - 1 - -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
4 18 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 17 (62.96%) Kanban
6 16 (59.26%) Automated Testing
7 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
7 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 14 (51.85%) QA
8 14 (51.85%) MVC
9 13 (48.15%) TDD
9 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
9 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (40.74%) WPF
11 11 (40.74%) NServiceBus
11 11 (40.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (37.04%) Line Management
12 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
13 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
14 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
14 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (25.93%) SQL
15 6 (22.22%) HTML
15 6 (22.22%) CSS
16 5 (18.52%) WF

.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 11 (40.74%) NServiceBus
2 5 (18.52%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (14.81%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) NuGet
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
4 8 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Developer in Test
8 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (40.74%) WPF
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) WF
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
10 3 (11.11%) Ext JS
11 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
12 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (3.70%) Compass CSS Framework
12 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
12 1 (3.70%) LESS
12 1 (3.70%) LINQ
12 1 (3.70%) Sass
12 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
2 18 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 17 (62.96%) Kanban
4 16 (59.26%) Automated Testing
5 14 (51.85%) MVC
6 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
6 13 (48.15%) TDD
7 11 (40.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (37.04%) Line Management
8 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) Workflow
10 3 (11.11%) SDLC
11 2 (7.41%) BDD
11 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (7.41%) OO
11 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA