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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 49 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 108 169 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.69% 5.55% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 5.78% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 138 80
Median daily rate £350 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £282 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
.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
2808 2922 3061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 96.02% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1806 1789 1881
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 170 193
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.46 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

.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 6 May 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
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 6 May 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 -4 33 £338 +3.84% 22
Wiltshire +21 31 £350 -0.70% 10
Gloucestershire -17 11 £325 -13.90% 6
Devon -1 9 £344 +19.56% 4
Somerset -23 7 £338 +3.84% 13
Cornwall +4 3 £325 -10.34%
Dorset -13 2 £400 +52.38% 13
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 209 (100.00%) .NET
2 161 (77.03%) C#
3 147 (70.33%) MVC
4 125 (59.81%) ASP.NET
5 117 (55.98%) SQL Server
6 112 (53.59%) JavaScript
7 97 (46.41%) HTML
8 88 (42.11%) CSS
9 84 (40.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (36.84%) SQL
11 72 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (26.79%) Microsoft
13 55 (26.32%) AngularJS
14 48 (22.97%) jQuery
15 45 (21.53%) .NET Framework
16 41 (19.62%) Scrum
17 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 36 (17.22%) Web Services
19 33 (15.79%) WCF
19 33 (15.79%) Entity Framework
20 28 (13.40%) Security Cleared
21 27 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
21 27 (12.92%) Windows
21 27 (12.92%) TDD
22 26 (12.44%) Web Development
23 25 (11.96%) HTML5
24 23 (11.00%) T-SQL
25 22 (10.53%) SC Cleared
26 21 (10.05%) Visual Studio
26 21 (10.05%) OO

.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 21 (10.05%) CMS
2 19 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.22%) IIS
4 12 (5.74%) Umbraco
5 7 (3.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.44%) Kentico
8 2 (0.96%) Node.js
8 2 (0.96%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.48%) Apache
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (55.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (8.13%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.18%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.26%) MySQL
5 11 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.96%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.48%) MS Access
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (10.05%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.39%) NUnit
5 3 (1.44%) JIRA
6 2 (0.96%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.96%) NuGet
6 2 (0.96%) Subversion
6 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.48%) PVCS
7 1 (0.48%) Selenium
7 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (6.22%) Finance
2 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
2 8 (3.83%) Marketing
2 8 (3.83%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.35%) Electronics
4 5 (2.39%) Back Office
5 2 (0.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (100.00%) .NET
2 125 (59.81%) ASP.NET
3 97 (46.41%) HTML
4 88 (42.11%) CSS
5 84 (40.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 48 (22.97%) jQuery
8 45 (21.53%) .NET Framework
9 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (17.22%) Web Services
11 33 (15.79%) Entity Framework
11 33 (15.79%) WCF
12 25 (11.96%) HTML5
13 19 (9.09%) REST
14 16 (7.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (7.18%) CSS3
16 13 (6.22%) JSON
17 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 9 (4.31%) LINQ
18 9 (4.31%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.74%) User Experience
2 10 (4.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.96%) iPhone
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.48%) NHS
6 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.48%) Replication
6 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.92%) Windows
2 8 (3.83%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.35%) Android
3 7 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (70.33%) MVC
2 72 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.62%) Scrum
4 27 (12.92%) TDD
5 26 (12.44%) Web Development
6 21 (10.05%) OO
7 19 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 18 (8.61%) E-Commerce
9 17 (8.13%) BDD
9 17 (8.13%) Front End Development
10 15 (7.18%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.74%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.74%) OOD
12 10 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.78%) High Availability
13 9 (4.31%) ETL
13 9 (4.31%) Microservices
13 9 (4.31%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (3.83%) Web Design
15 7 (3.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (77.03%) C#
2 112 (53.59%) JavaScript
3 77 (36.84%) SQL
4 23 (11.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.22%) C++
6 9 (4.31%) Ruby
7 7 (3.35%) Perl
7 7 (3.35%) Python
8 5 (2.39%) VB
8 5 (2.39%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.91%) Java
10 3 (1.44%) VC++
11 2 (0.96%) Delphi
11 2 (0.96%) PHP
11 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.96%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.96%) VB6
12 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.31%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.83%) Degree
5 7 (3.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) ISO 14001
1 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Kibana
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.74%) Oracle
3 9 (4.31%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.35%) SAP
5 6 (2.87%) EPiServer
5 6 (2.87%) RedGate
5 6 (2.87%) Twitter
6 2 (0.96%) Telerik
7 1 (0.48%) Google
7 1 (0.48%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.48%) Rally
7 1 (0.48%) VMware
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + +
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Weymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 25 days ago