The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 35 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 154 82 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.90% 2.54% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.23% 2.75% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 54 65
Average daily rate
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£340 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2942 2977 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.63% 92.25% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1824 1810 1306
Average daily rate £375 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 181 149
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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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
Somerset +25 54 £325 -1.51% 16
Gloucestershire +11 36 £390 +52.94% 15
Bristol +9 26 £350 +21.73% 23
Wiltshire +13 13 £353 +12.80% 12
Devon +3 8 £275 -14.06% 8
Dorset -2 8 £288 -11.53% 18
Cornwall - 2 £325 -
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 256 (100.00%) .NET
2 206 (80.47%) C#
3 169 (66.02%) ASP.NET
4 144 (56.25%) MVC
5 138 (53.91%) SQL Server
6 129 (50.39%) SQL
7 114 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
8 108 (42.19%) JavaScript
9 91 (35.55%) HTML
9 91 (35.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 82 (32.03%) CSS
11 71 (27.73%) .NET Framework
12 69 (26.95%) Scrum
13 64 (25.00%) WCF
14 58 (22.66%) Unit Testing
15 57 (22.27%) Microsoft
16 53 (20.70%) jQuery
17 49 (19.14%) Security Cleared
18 43 (16.80%) Visual Studio
19 39 (15.23%) Entity Framework
20 36 (14.06%) SC Cleared
20 36 (14.06%) TDD
20 36 (14.06%) VB.NET
21 33 (12.89%) ASP.NET Web API
22 32 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
23 28 (10.94%) BDD
24 27 (10.55%) WPF
24 27 (10.55%) Oracle
25 25 (9.77%) XML
26 24 (9.38%) T-SQL

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.64%) K2 blackpearl
2 11 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (4.30%) CMS
3 9 (3.52%) IIS
4 8 (3.13%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.78%) Kentico
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) DNN
8 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS Project
3 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (53.91%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.30%) Couchbase
4 11 (4.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.30%) MySQL
5 9 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.34%) MS Access
7 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.17%) ActiveReports
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 43 (16.80%) Visual Studio
2 32 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.08%) NUnit
4 12 (4.69%) MSTest
5 4 (1.56%) Log4Net
5 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.78%) Subversion
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.39%) Selenium
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.39%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (8.98%) Finance
2 19 (7.42%) Back Office
3 11 (4.30%) Retail
4 9 (3.52%) Marketing
5 7 (2.73%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.73%) Electronics
5 7 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Law
6 2 (0.78%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (100.00%) .NET
2 169 (66.02%) ASP.NET
3 91 (35.55%) HTML
3 91 (35.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (32.03%) CSS
5 71 (27.73%) .NET Framework
6 64 (25.00%) WCF
7 53 (20.70%) jQuery
8 39 (15.23%) Entity Framework
9 33 (12.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (10.55%) WPF
11 25 (9.77%) XML
12 23 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 20 (7.81%) Web Services
14 17 (6.64%) HTML5
15 14 (5.47%) REST
15 14 (5.47%) LINQ
16 13 (5.08%) AngularJS
17 11 (4.30%) Castle Windsor
17 11 (4.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (2.73%) DTV
2 4 (1.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
2 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
3 2 (0.78%) Open Source
3 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.39%) User Experience
4 1 (0.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.86%) Windows
2 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (56.25%) MVC
2 114 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (26.95%) Scrum
4 58 (22.66%) Unit Testing
5 36 (14.06%) TDD
6 28 (10.94%) BDD
7 22 (8.59%) E-Commerce
8 14 (5.47%) OO
9 13 (5.08%) Automated Testing
10 12 (4.69%) SOA
10 12 (4.69%) Waterfall
11 11 (4.30%) Web Development
11 11 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.30%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (4.30%) CQRS
11 11 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (4.30%) OOD
12 9 (3.52%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (3.13%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 206 (80.47%) C#
2 129 (50.39%) SQL
3 108 (42.19%) JavaScript
4 36 (14.06%) VB.NET
5 24 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.86%) Java
7 11 (4.30%) VB
8 9 (3.52%) C++
9 7 (2.73%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.95%) Scala
11 4 (1.56%) VBA
12 3 (1.17%) Perl
13 2 (0.78%) C
13 2 (0.78%) XPath
14 1 (0.39%) COBOL
14 1 (0.39%) PHP
14 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.39%) XAML
14 1 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 49 (19.14%) Security Cleared
2 36 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.30%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.55%) Oracle
3 7 (2.73%) SAP
3 7 (2.73%) ESRI
4 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.17%) Telerik
5 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.39%) Ektron
6 1 (0.39%) Twitter
6 1 (0.39%) CODA
6 1 (0.39%) Sage
6 1 (0.39%) IBM
6 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.39%) Google
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