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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 42 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 5 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.45% 5.41% 13.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 12.50% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
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£310 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £334 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £360 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.94
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.84%
.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
150 96 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.60% 43.24% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 69 31
Average daily rate £315 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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
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 Framework within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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 -23 4 £308 -10.79% 3
Bath - - - - 1
Shepton Mallet - - - -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 22 (81.48%) Scrum
4 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
5 19 (70.37%) MVC
6 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
7 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (55.56%) Unit Testing
9 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
10 9 (33.33%) Back Office
11 7 (25.93%) WCF
12 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 6 (22.22%) jQuery
13 5 (18.52%) C++
13 5 (18.52%) WPF
13 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (18.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
14 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
14 4 (14.81%) Code Coverage
14 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
14 4 (14.81%) WF
14 4 (14.81%) LINQ
14 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (14.81%) Task Parallel Library
14 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (11.11%) HTML

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
1 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) MSTest
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
General
1 9 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (25.93%) WCF
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) WPF
7 5 (18.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 4 (14.81%) Task Parallel Library
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (14.81%) WF
8 4 (14.81%) LINQ
9 3 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 2 (7.41%) HTML5
10 2 (7.41%) Ext JS
10 2 (7.41%) Sass
10 2 (7.41%) LESS
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Scrum
2 19 (70.37%) MVC
3 15 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Code Coverage
4 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C++
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) ESRI
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