The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 62 48 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.14% 22.97% 38.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.44% 60.00% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 50
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £403 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
.NET
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
128 80 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.51% 38.28% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 64 63
Average daily rate £330 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.37% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

.NET
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 October 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 +2 21 £315 -4.10% 13
Bath +6 14 £350 +12.44% 15
Street - 8 £303 -
Glastonbury 0 1 £370 -7.50% 1
Yeovil -2 1 £370 +40.95%
Wells - - - - 1
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Clevedon - - - - 1
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET 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.

1 130 (84.97%) C#
2 96 (62.75%) SQL
3 92 (60.13%) Scrum
4 86 (56.21%) ASP.NET
5 78 (50.98%) Security Cleared
6 76 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (47.71%) Unit Testing
8 72 (47.06%) SC Cleared
9 69 (45.10%) SQL Server
10 61 (39.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (26.80%) T-SQL
12 39 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 38 (24.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (23.53%) MVC
15 34 (22.22%) TDD
15 34 (22.22%) Back Office
16 33 (21.57%) Automated Testing
17 27 (17.65%) .NET Framework
17 27 (17.65%) HTML
18 25 (16.34%) CSS
18 25 (16.34%) Code Coverage
18 25 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 24 (15.69%) SOA
20 22 (14.38%) JavaScript
21 20 (13.07%) K2 blackpearl
22 15 (9.80%) XML
22 15 (9.80%) WCF
22 15 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 14 (9.15%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (13.07%) K2 blackpearl
2 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.23%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.61%) CMS
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Node.js
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.65%) IIS
8 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.65%) GIMP
2 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.31%) Summit
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) GitHub
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.54%) MySQL
4 8 (5.23%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.58%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.96%) DTS
9 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.65%) MS Access
10 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.65%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 38 (24.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) MSTest
5 1 (0.65%) Moq
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (22.22%) Back Office
2 9 (5.88%) Finance
3 8 (5.23%) Marketing
4 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.27%) Electronics
6 3 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 125 (81.70%) Developer
2 87 (56.86%) .NET Developer
3 46 (30.07%) SQL Developer
4 13 (8.50%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (3.27%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (3.27%) Software Developer
6 5 (3.27%) Web Developer
6 5 (3.27%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (2.61%) Consultant
7 4 (2.61%) Java Developer
8 3 (1.96%) Software Engineer
8 3 (1.96%) Programmer
8 3 (1.96%) Web Designer
8 3 (1.96%) Analyst
8 3 (1.96%) Designer
8 3 (1.96%) Deployment Specialist
8 3 (1.96%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (1.31%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (56.21%) ASP.NET
2 61 (39.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 27 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 27 (17.65%) HTML
5 25 (16.34%) CSS
6 24 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (9.80%) XML
7 15 (9.80%) WCF
8 14 (9.15%) jQuery
9 11 (7.19%) Web Services
10 10 (6.54%) XSLT
10 10 (6.54%) XHTML
11 9 (5.88%) HTML5
11 9 (5.88%) CSS3
12 7 (4.58%) WPF
12 7 (4.58%) WF
13 6 (3.92%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 6 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (3.27%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.27%) DTV
1 5 (3.27%) User Experience
2 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.65%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.27%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (60.13%) Scrum
2 76 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (47.71%) Unit Testing
4 36 (23.53%) MVC
5 34 (22.22%) TDD
6 33 (21.57%) Automated Testing
7 25 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (16.34%) Code Coverage
8 24 (15.69%) SOA
9 10 (6.54%) Release Management
10 7 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.58%) Web Design
11 5 (3.27%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.27%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.27%) Software Engineering
12 4 (2.61%) Migration
12 4 (2.61%) ETL
13 3 (1.96%) Workflow
13 3 (1.96%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 130 (84.97%) C#
2 96 (62.75%) SQL
3 41 (26.80%) T-SQL
4 22 (14.38%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.88%) Java
6 8 (5.23%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.58%) C++
8 5 (3.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 78 (50.98%) Security Cleared
2 72 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.31%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 13 (8.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.84%) Sitecore
3 7 (4.58%) SAP
4 5 (3.27%) Oracle
5 4 (2.61%) Google
6 1 (0.65%) ESRI
Taunton, Somerset
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £330 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
WA Consultants
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £38 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago