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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 45 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 111 103 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.28% 3.26% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 3.49% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 74 65
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£338 £327 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £54.90 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
.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
3176 2954 2056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.80% 93.36% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2024 1896 1261
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 167 164
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

.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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 27 £350 -2.77% 13
Wiltshire 0 26 £338 +17.39% 11
Bristol -1 21 £325 +1.56% 17
Gloucestershire +5 17 £275 +22.22% 13
Dorset -1 8 £325 -2.25% 16
Devon -8 7 £275 -25.67% 10
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 198 (80.16%) C#
3 161 (65.18%) ASP.NET
4 149 (60.32%) MVC
5 141 (57.09%) SQL Server
6 127 (51.42%) JavaScript
7 117 (47.37%) SQL
8 90 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
9 88 (35.63%) HTML
10 75 (30.36%) .NET Framework
10 75 (30.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (29.55%) CSS
12 48 (19.43%) Unit Testing
13 45 (18.22%) Microsoft
13 45 (18.22%) WCF
13 45 (18.22%) Scrum
14 44 (17.81%) jQuery
15 41 (16.60%) Entity Framework
16 37 (14.98%) WPF
17 35 (14.17%) Windows
18 34 (13.77%) Web Services
18 34 (13.77%) VB.NET
18 34 (13.77%) AngularJS
19 33 (13.36%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (13.36%) TDD
20 32 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
21 30 (12.15%) Security Cleared
22 26 (10.53%) IIS
22 26 (10.53%) XML
23 25 (10.12%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (10.53%) IIS
2 20 (8.10%) Umbraco
3 15 (6.07%) CMS
4 12 (4.86%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.86%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.83%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (0.81%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) Kentico
7 1 (0.40%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) Skype
3 1 (0.40%) Extranet
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (57.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.62%) Big Data
6 3 (1.21%) MySQL
6 3 (1.21%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.81%) ActiveReports
7 2 (0.81%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (9.31%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.24%) NUnit
4 6 (2.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.21%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.21%) Subversion
7 2 (0.81%) JIRA
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.81%) Log4Net
7 2 (0.81%) MSTest
8 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.40%) AccuRev
General
1 20 (8.10%) Finance
2 13 (5.26%) Back Office
2 13 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.02%) Marketing
4 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.02%) Electronics
5 2 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 161 (65.18%) ASP.NET
3 88 (35.63%) HTML
4 75 (30.36%) .NET Framework
4 75 (30.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 73 (29.55%) CSS
6 45 (18.22%) WCF
7 44 (17.81%) jQuery
8 41 (16.60%) Entity Framework
9 37 (14.98%) WPF
10 34 (13.77%) Web Services
10 34 (13.77%) AngularJS
11 33 (13.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (10.53%) XML
13 25 (10.12%) SOAP
14 12 (4.86%) HTML5
15 8 (3.24%) JSON
15 8 (3.24%) Classic ASP
15 8 (3.24%) WF
15 8 (3.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.43%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.02%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.02%) DTV
4 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
7 1 (0.40%) W3C
7 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.17%) Windows
2 11 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (60.32%) MVC
2 90 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (19.43%) Unit Testing
4 45 (18.22%) Scrum
5 33 (13.36%) TDD
6 24 (9.72%) Web Development
7 22 (8.91%) BDD
8 19 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 18 (7.29%) E-Commerce
10 17 (6.88%) Automated Testing
11 13 (5.26%) ITIL
12 11 (4.45%) UML
13 8 (3.24%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.24%) Refactoring
14 7 (2.83%) Project Management
14 7 (2.83%) OO
15 6 (2.43%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (2.43%) Mentoring
15 6 (2.43%) Software Delivery
16 5 (2.02%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 198 (80.16%) C#
2 127 (51.42%) JavaScript
3 117 (47.37%) SQL
4 34 (13.77%) VB.NET
5 21 (8.50%) C++
6 20 (8.10%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.05%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.64%) VB
9 6 (2.43%) VB6
10 4 (1.62%) Perl
11 3 (1.21%) PHP
11 3 (1.21%) Java
12 2 (0.81%) VBScript
13 1 (0.40%) C
13 1 (0.40%) Ruby
13 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (12.15%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.10%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.62%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.72%) Oracle
3 7 (2.83%) ESRI
4 5 (2.02%) SAP
5 3 (1.21%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.81%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) PayPal
7 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
Somerset
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £301 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300 - £350.00 per annum + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
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Rate: £300 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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Bristol
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Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
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Bournemouth
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Rate: £300 - £400 per hour + competitive
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Salisbury
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Bournemouth
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Wiltshire
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