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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 60 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 95 85 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.85% 3.76% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 4.06% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 73
Average daily rate
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£335 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £278 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
.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
3117 2096 2912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.44% 92.83% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2021 1336 1699
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 163 249
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

.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 22 September 2014.

.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 22 September 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
Somerset +8 40 £350 +10.23% 7
Wiltshire -5 19 £300 -4.00% 11
Bristol -12 18 £323 +17.27% 22
Devon -13 10 £450 +38.46% 6
Dorset -2 5 £315 -7.35% 14
Gloucestershire -25 4 £226 -37.58% 11
Cornwall - - - - 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 213 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (90.14%) C#
3 156 (73.24%) ASP.NET
4 126 (59.15%) SQL
5 109 (51.17%) SQL Server
6 96 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (43.66%) Scrum
8 88 (41.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 84 (39.44%) MVC
10 72 (33.80%) JavaScript
11 70 (32.86%) Unit Testing
12 68 (31.92%) Security Cleared
13 63 (29.58%) SC Cleared
14 60 (28.17%) HTML
15 54 (25.35%) CSS
16 52 (24.41%) .NET Framework
17 51 (23.94%) T-SQL
18 48 (22.54%) jQuery
19 42 (19.72%) TDD
20 40 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 38 (17.84%) Team Foundation Server
22 36 (16.90%) Back Office
22 36 (16.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 33 (15.49%) Microsoft
24 29 (13.62%) Code Coverage
25 24 (11.27%) SOA
25 24 (11.27%) VB.NET
25 24 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
26 23 (10.80%) SQL Server 2008
27 22 (10.33%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 20 (9.39%) K2 blackpearl
2 11 (5.16%) CMS
3 8 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.82%) IIS
4 6 (2.82%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.94%) Kentico
6 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.47%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) HTTP
1 2 (0.94%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (51.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.76%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.35%) DTS
8 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (17.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.82%) Selenium
4 4 (1.88%) NUnit
4 4 (1.88%) Subversion
5 3 (1.41%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.94%) NuGet
6 2 (0.94%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (16.90%) Back Office
2 15 (7.04%) Finance
3 10 (4.69%) Marketing
4 9 (4.23%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.82%) Electronics
7 4 (1.88%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Military
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (100.00%) .NET
2 156 (73.24%) ASP.NET
3 88 (41.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (28.17%) HTML
5 54 (25.35%) CSS
6 52 (24.41%) .NET Framework
7 48 (22.54%) jQuery
8 40 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 36 (16.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 22 (10.33%) WCF
11 19 (8.92%) Ajax
12 15 (7.04%) HTML5
13 14 (6.57%) JSON
13 14 (6.57%) XML
14 12 (5.63%) CSS3
15 11 (5.16%) Web Services
15 11 (5.16%) LINQ
16 10 (4.69%) REST
17 9 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.16%) User Experience
2 7 (3.29%) Wiki
2 7 (3.29%) GIS
3 6 (2.82%) DTV
4 5 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.88%) Open Source
5 4 (1.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.94%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.29%) Windows
2 3 (1.41%) Android
2 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (43.66%) Scrum
3 84 (39.44%) MVC
4 70 (32.86%) Unit Testing
5 42 (19.72%) TDD
6 29 (13.62%) Code Coverage
7 24 (11.27%) SOA
7 24 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (9.39%) Automated Testing
9 11 (5.16%) BDD
10 9 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 7 (3.29%) Refactoring
11 7 (3.29%) OO
12 6 (2.82%) E-Commerce
12 6 (2.82%) UML
12 6 (2.82%) Programme Management
12 6 (2.82%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (2.35%) OOP
14 4 (1.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 192 (90.14%) C#
2 126 (59.15%) SQL
3 72 (33.80%) JavaScript
4 51 (23.94%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.27%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.76%) C++
7 7 (3.29%) VB
8 6 (2.82%) VBA
9 5 (2.35%) VB6
9 5 (2.35%) PHP
9 5 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.41%) Perl
10 3 (1.41%) COBOL
11 2 (0.94%) Java
11 2 (0.94%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (31.92%) Security Cleared
2 63 (29.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.35%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.47%) HNC
5 1 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.47%) HL7
Vendors
1 33 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.23%) SAP
3 8 (3.76%) Oracle
4 5 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.41%) Google
5 3 (1.41%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) Telerik
7 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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