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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 35 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 136 121 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.52% 4.08% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 4.41% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 92 55
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -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
2821 2745 1926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.81% 92.64% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1799 1164
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 183 139
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £15.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £42.50 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

.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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 43 £327 +0.46% 17
Bristol +21 34 £300 -4.00% 25
Gloucestershire +13 26 £325 +30.00% 14
Wiltshire +4 11 £336 +3.46% 17
Devon -6 8 £300 -13.66% 9
Dorset -4 6 £295 -15.71% 13
Cornwall - 1 £325 - 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 268 (100.00%) .NET
2 210 (78.36%) C#
3 187 (69.78%) ASP.NET
4 165 (61.57%) MVC
5 155 (57.84%) SQL Server
6 128 (47.76%) SQL
7 122 (45.52%) JavaScript
8 108 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (38.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 96 (35.82%) HTML
11 87 (32.46%) CSS
12 73 (27.24%) .NET Framework
13 63 (23.51%) Microsoft
13 63 (23.51%) Scrum
14 62 (23.13%) WCF
15 60 (22.39%) jQuery
16 51 (19.03%) Unit Testing
17 43 (16.04%) ASP.NET Web API
18 41 (15.30%) Entity Framework
18 41 (15.30%) Security Cleared
19 39 (14.55%) TDD
20 38 (14.18%) VB.NET
21 36 (13.43%) Visual Studio
22 31 (11.57%) BDD
23 30 (11.19%) Oracle
24 29 (10.82%) E-Commerce
24 29 (10.82%) SC Cleared
25 28 (10.45%) WPF
26 27 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
27 24 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (5.97%) K2 blackpearl
1 16 (5.97%) Umbraco
2 15 (5.60%) CMS
2 15 (5.60%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.99%) IIS
4 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.75%) Kentico
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.37%) DNN
7 1 (0.37%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS Project
3 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (57.84%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.22%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.10%) Couchbase
4 11 (4.10%) MySQL
5 10 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.12%) ActiveReports
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.12%) MS Access
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 36 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.85%) NUnit
4 12 (4.48%) MSTest
5 9 (3.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.49%) Log4Net
7 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.75%) Subversion
9 1 (0.37%) Selenium
9 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.37%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (6.72%) Back Office
2 17 (6.34%) Finance
3 16 (5.97%) Retail
4 9 (3.36%) Marketing
5 8 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.61%) Electronics
6 7 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Law
7 2 (0.75%) Legal
7 2 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (100.00%) .NET
2 187 (69.78%) ASP.NET
3 104 (38.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 96 (35.82%) HTML
5 87 (32.46%) CSS
6 73 (27.24%) .NET Framework
7 62 (23.13%) WCF
8 60 (22.39%) jQuery
9 43 (16.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 41 (15.30%) Entity Framework
11 28 (10.45%) WPF
12 23 (8.58%) Web Services
13 22 (8.21%) XML
14 20 (7.46%) AngularJS
15 16 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 16 (5.97%) REST
16 15 (5.60%) HTML5
16 15 (5.60%) SOAP
17 14 (5.22%) LINQ
18 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (2.61%) DTV
2 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
2 5 (1.87%) Data Structures
2 5 (1.87%) Algorithms
3 4 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.37%) User Experience
5 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.09%) Windows
2 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.37%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (61.57%) MVC
2 108 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (23.51%) Scrum
4 51 (19.03%) Unit Testing
5 39 (14.55%) TDD
6 31 (11.57%) BDD
7 29 (10.82%) E-Commerce
8 13 (4.85%) OO
9 12 (4.48%) SOA
10 11 (4.10%) Waterfall
10 11 (4.10%) Progressive Enhancement
10 11 (4.10%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (4.10%) CQRS
10 11 (4.10%) OOD
10 11 (4.10%) SDLC
11 10 (3.73%) Web Development
12 9 (3.36%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.36%) Automated Testing
13 8 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 210 (78.36%) C#
2 128 (47.76%) SQL
3 122 (45.52%) JavaScript
4 38 (14.18%) VB.NET
5 17 (6.34%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.60%) Java
7 13 (4.85%) VB
8 7 (2.61%) C++
9 5 (1.87%) Scala
9 5 (1.87%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.49%) VBA
11 3 (1.12%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) VBScript
12 2 (0.75%) C
12 2 (0.75%) VB6
13 1 (0.37%) XPath
13 1 (0.37%) XAML
13 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (15.30%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.36%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (23.51%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.19%) Oracle
3 7 (2.61%) SAP
3 7 (2.61%) ESRI
4 3 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.75%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.37%) Google
6 1 (0.37%) Ektron
6 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.37%) Twitter
6 1 (0.37%) Telerik
6 1 (0.37%) CODA
6 1 (0.37%) Sage
6 1 (0.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.37%) TIBCO
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