The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 38 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 131 141 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.69% 4.41% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 4.60% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 110 97
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £32.64 £125.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.89% +161.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £125.00 £41.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.73 £125.00 £53.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £38.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+5.84% +11.59%
.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
2655 3063 3146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.03% 95.84% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 2070 2023
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 154 230
Median hourly rate £20.13 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 9 December 2016.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Bristol +7 37 £350 -6.66% 19
Devon +13 21 £313 +2.45% 4
Gloucestershire +12 17 £350 -4.76% 4
Wiltshire -2 17 £388 +19.23% 2
Somerset -1 15 £313 -13.79% 12
Dorset 0 6 £350 - 15
Cornwall - 1 - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 279 (100.00%) .NET
2 229 (82.08%) C#
3 166 (59.50%) ASP.NET
4 164 (58.78%) SQL Server
5 158 (56.63%) MVC
6 150 (53.76%) JavaScript
7 132 (47.31%) HTML
8 123 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
9 108 (38.71%) CSS
10 102 (36.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (30.47%) SQL
11 85 (30.47%) AngularJS
12 82 (29.39%) Microsoft
13 78 (27.96%) jQuery
14 76 (27.24%) Scrum
14 76 (27.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 71 (25.45%) WCF
16 59 (21.15%) .NET Framework
17 52 (18.64%) JSON
17 52 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
18 49 (17.56%) Visual Studio
19 48 (17.20%) TDD
19 48 (17.20%) HTML5
20 45 (16.13%) Finance
21 44 (15.77%) VB.NET
22 43 (15.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 39 (13.98%) Web Services
23 39 (13.98%) SharePoint
24 37 (13.26%) Entity Framework
25 35 (12.54%) REST

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 39 (13.98%) SharePoint
2 27 (9.68%) IIS
3 12 (4.30%) NServiceBus
4 10 (3.58%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.23%) CMS
6 8 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (2.51%) Umbraco
8 6 (2.15%) K2 blackpearl
8 6 (2.15%) OpenROAD
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.08%) Kentico
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (5.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (3.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.43%) GitHub
5 2 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Boomi
6 1 (0.36%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.15%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) HTTP
3 2 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (58.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 19 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.58%) MySQL
8 8 (2.87%) Big Data
8 8 (2.87%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.87%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.51%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.15%) Ingres
11 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.43%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.08%) MS Access
13 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.08%) Redis
13 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (17.56%) Visual Studio
3 23 (8.24%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (3.94%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.15%) Subversion
5 6 (2.15%) Toad
6 4 (1.43%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.08%) JIRA
7 3 (1.08%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.08%) NUnit
7 3 (1.08%) Selenium
7 3 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.36%) JUnit
9 1 (0.36%) NuGet
9 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.36%) XMLUnit
General
1 45 (16.13%) Finance
2 18 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.73%) Marketing
4 15 (5.38%) Electronics
4 15 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.02%) Advertising
6 7 (2.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (100.00%) .NET
2 166 (59.50%) ASP.NET
3 132 (47.31%) HTML
4 108 (38.71%) CSS
5 102 (36.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 85 (30.47%) AngularJS
7 78 (27.96%) jQuery
8 76 (27.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 71 (25.45%) WCF
10 59 (21.15%) .NET Framework
11 52 (18.64%) JSON
12 48 (17.20%) HTML5
13 43 (15.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 39 (13.98%) Web Services
15 37 (13.26%) Entity Framework
16 35 (12.54%) REST
17 32 (11.47%) LINQ
17 32 (11.47%) SOAP
18 27 (9.68%) WPF
19 21 (7.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.45%) User Experience
2 10 (3.58%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.87%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.79%) W3C
6 4 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.43%) Blog
6 4 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.08%) NHS
8 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) iPad
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.04%) Windows
2 8 (2.87%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (56.63%) MVC
2 123 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (27.24%) Scrum
4 48 (17.20%) TDD
5 33 (11.83%) OO
6 32 (11.47%) Unit Testing
7 26 (9.32%) OOD
8 22 (7.89%) Web Development
9 21 (7.53%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.17%) Automated Testing
10 20 (7.17%) SDLC
11 19 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (6.45%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.09%) Kanban
14 15 (5.38%) BDD
14 15 (5.38%) CRM
14 15 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
14 15 (5.38%) High Availability
14 15 (5.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (82.08%) C#
2 150 (53.76%) JavaScript
3 85 (30.47%) SQL
4 44 (15.77%) VB.NET
5 19 (6.81%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.23%) Java
7 7 (2.51%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.15%) Ruby
8 6 (2.15%) VB
9 5 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.79%) Scala
10 4 (1.43%) C++
11 3 (1.08%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.08%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.08%) VBA
12 2 (0.72%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.72%) VB6
13 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.36%) PHP
13 1 (0.36%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.87%) Degree
4 2 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.45%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (29.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.39%) Oracle
3 15 (5.38%) SAP
4 11 (3.94%) Sitecore
5 10 (3.58%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.87%) Twitter
7 6 (2.15%) RedGate
8 5 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.79%) Telerik
9 4 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.08%) Apple
11 2 (0.72%) BT
11 2 (0.72%) Pega
12 1 (0.36%) Dell
12 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.36%) Google
12 1 (0.36%) OpenText
12 1 (0.36%) Remedy
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