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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 36 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 139 130 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.81% 3.88% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 4.07% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 94 91
Median daily rate £350 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £22.14 £53.27 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
2733 3198 3021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.50% 95.52% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 2032 1934
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 228 173
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

.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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +19 56 £363 +11.53% 23
Devon +16 19 £300 +4.34% 2
Gloucestershire -1 17 £334 +16.08% 3
Somerset 0 14 £388 +10.71% 7
Wiltshire -12 8 £325 -3.70% 5
Dorset -8 3 - - 16
Cornwall - 1 £350 -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 261 (100.00%) .NET
2 195 (74.71%) C#
3 156 (59.77%) MVC
4 149 (57.09%) SQL Server
5 137 (52.49%) ASP.NET
6 136 (52.11%) JavaScript
7 114 (43.68%) HTML
8 100 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (36.02%) CSS
10 90 (34.48%) SQL
11 87 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 81 (31.03%) AngularJS
13 78 (29.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 64 (24.52%) Microsoft
15 62 (23.75%) jQuery
16 59 (22.61%) WCF
17 52 (19.92%) Web Services
17 52 (19.92%) TDD
18 50 (19.16%) Scrum
19 48 (18.39%) JSON
20 47 (18.01%) .NET Framework
20 47 (18.01%) Visual Studio
21 43 (16.48%) Team Foundation Server
22 41 (15.71%) VB.NET
23 34 (13.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 32 (12.26%) HTML5
25 31 (11.88%) Finance
25 31 (11.88%) Windows
26 30 (11.49%) SOAP
26 30 (11.49%) 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 29 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 28 (10.73%) IIS
3 13 (4.98%) Umbraco
4 12 (4.60%) CMS
4 12 (4.60%) NServiceBus
5 11 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (2.30%) K2 blackpearl
8 6 (2.30%) OpenROAD
9 2 (0.77%) Kentico
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.53%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.53%) GitHub
5 2 (0.77%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.38%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.60%) HTTP
2 8 (3.07%) SSL
3 6 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (57.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (4.21%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.83%) MySQL
6 10 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.45%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.68%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.30%) Ingres
11 5 (1.92%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (18.01%) Visual Studio
2 43 (16.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.28%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (3.07%) Subversion
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.15%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.15%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.15%) NuGet
9 3 (1.15%) NUnit
9 3 (1.15%) Selenium
10 2 (0.77%) JIRA
10 2 (0.77%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.38%) JUnit
11 1 (0.38%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.38%) XMLUnit
General
1 31 (11.88%) Finance
2 16 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.98%) Electronics
3 13 (4.98%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.98%) Marketing
4 4 (1.53%) Advertising
4 4 (1.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (100.00%) .NET
2 137 (52.49%) ASP.NET
3 114 (43.68%) HTML
4 94 (36.02%) CSS
5 87 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 81 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 78 (29.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 62 (23.75%) jQuery
9 59 (22.61%) WCF
10 52 (19.92%) Web Services
11 48 (18.39%) JSON
12 47 (18.01%) .NET Framework
13 34 (13.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 32 (12.26%) HTML5
15 30 (11.49%) Entity Framework
15 30 (11.49%) REST
15 30 (11.49%) SOAP
16 20 (7.66%) LINQ
16 20 (7.66%) WPF
17 18 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.83%) User Experience
2 7 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.68%) Public Cloud
3 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.53%) NHS
4 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.15%) Blog
4 3 (1.15%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.15%) iPad
4 3 (1.15%) iPhone
5 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.77%) W3C
6 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.88%) Windows
2 6 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.53%) Android
4 3 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (59.77%) MVC
2 100 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (19.92%) TDD
4 50 (19.16%) Scrum
5 30 (11.49%) OO
6 20 (7.66%) OOD
7 19 (7.28%) BDD
7 19 (7.28%) E-Commerce
8 17 (6.51%) Front End Development
8 17 (6.51%) Unit Testing
9 15 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.36%) Microservices
10 14 (5.36%) SDLC
11 13 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (4.98%) Kanban
11 13 (4.98%) Programme Management
11 13 (4.98%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.98%) Web Development
12 12 (4.60%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (74.71%) C#
2 136 (52.11%) JavaScript
3 90 (34.48%) SQL
4 41 (15.71%) VB.NET
5 19 (7.28%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.21%) VB
7 9 (3.45%) Ruby
8 8 (3.07%) Java
9 6 (2.30%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.53%) Scala
10 4 (1.53%) VB6
11 3 (1.15%) Perl
11 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.15%) Python
12 2 (0.77%) C++
12 2 (0.77%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.77%) VC++
13 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.68%) BC Cleared
3 7 (2.68%) Degree
4 3 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.60%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (24.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.90%) Oracle
3 13 (4.98%) SAP
4 11 (4.21%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.07%) Twitter
6 7 (2.68%) RedGate
7 4 (1.53%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.15%) Telerik
9 2 (0.77%) BT
9 2 (0.77%) Pega
9 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.38%) Google
10 1 (0.38%) InterSystems
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