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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 44 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 127 141 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.97% 4.60% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 4.94% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 108 67
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £54.90 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
.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
2999 2857 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.72% 93.12% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1911 1860 1233
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
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 198 172 140
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 July 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 July 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
Bristol +18 35 £311 -7.08% 30
Wiltshire +4 29 £338 +8.00% 18
Somerset -14 24 £350 +7.69% 13
Gloucestershire +8 18 £300 +30.43% 7
Devon -8 9 £300 -20.00% 8
Dorset -3 8 £275 -21.42% 13
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 281 (100.00%) .NET
2 225 (80.07%) C#
3 199 (70.82%) ASP.NET
4 162 (57.65%) MVC
5 161 (57.30%) SQL Server
6 147 (52.31%) JavaScript
7 143 (50.89%) SQL
8 118 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
9 106 (37.72%) HTML
10 93 (33.10%) CSS
10 93 (33.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (30.25%) .NET Framework
12 66 (23.49%) Scrum
13 64 (22.78%) Unit Testing
14 50 (17.79%) Microsoft
15 49 (17.44%) jQuery
15 49 (17.44%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (16.73%) TDD
17 46 (16.37%) WCF
18 42 (14.95%) Security Cleared
19 40 (14.23%) Entity Framework
19 40 (14.23%) VB.NET
20 37 (13.17%) Windows
20 37 (13.17%) Oracle
20 37 (13.17%) WPF
21 35 (12.46%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (12.10%) Web Services
23 33 (11.74%) BDD
24 32 (11.39%) SC Cleared
25 31 (11.03%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (9.25%) IIS
2 19 (6.76%) Umbraco
3 16 (5.69%) K2 blackpearl
4 15 (5.34%) CMS
5 13 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.71%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.36%) DNN
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 8 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.71%) MS Project
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (2.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.07%) Internet
2 2 (0.71%) Skype
3 1 (0.36%) SSL
3 1 (0.36%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (57.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.98%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.27%) MySQL
5 11 (3.91%) Couchbase
5 11 (3.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.14%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.71%) MS Access
11 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.71%) ActiveReports
12 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.36%) DTS
12 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (12.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (9.96%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.41%) NUnit
4 12 (4.27%) MSTest
5 7 (2.49%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.78%) Subversion
7 4 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.07%) Log4Net
9 2 (0.71%) JIRA
10 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.36%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.36%) StyleCop
General
1 20 (7.12%) Finance
2 18 (6.41%) Back Office
3 15 (5.34%) Retail
4 8 (2.85%) Marketing
4 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.49%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.49%) Electronics
6 2 (0.71%) Games
6 2 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (100.00%) .NET
2 199 (70.82%) ASP.NET
3 106 (37.72%) HTML
4 93 (33.10%) CSS
4 93 (33.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 85 (30.25%) .NET Framework
6 49 (17.44%) jQuery
6 49 (17.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 46 (16.37%) WCF
8 40 (14.23%) Entity Framework
9 37 (13.17%) WPF
10 34 (12.10%) Web Services
11 31 (11.03%) AngularJS
12 26 (9.25%) XML
13 25 (8.90%) SOAP
14 17 (6.05%) REST
15 14 (4.98%) HTML5
16 11 (3.91%) Ajax
16 11 (3.91%) Castle Windsor
17 8 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.49%) Data Structures
2 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (2.49%) DTV
3 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.71%) User Experience
4 2 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.36%) EPoS
5 1 (0.36%) W3C
5 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.17%) Windows
2 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (57.65%) MVC
2 118 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (23.49%) Scrum
4 64 (22.78%) Unit Testing
5 47 (16.73%) TDD
6 33 (11.74%) BDD
7 24 (8.54%) Automated Testing
8 22 (7.83%) E-Commerce
9 21 (7.47%) Web Development
10 19 (6.76%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.63%) ITIL
11 13 (4.63%) UML
11 13 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (4.27%) SOA
13 11 (3.91%) CQRS
13 11 (3.91%) Progressive Enhancement
13 11 (3.91%) Mobile First
14 9 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.20%) OO
15 8 (2.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 225 (80.07%) C#
2 147 (52.31%) JavaScript
3 143 (50.89%) SQL
4 40 (14.23%) VB.NET
5 22 (7.83%) C++
6 20 (7.12%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.20%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.85%) VB
9 6 (2.14%) Java
10 5 (1.78%) VB6
11 3 (1.07%) Perl
11 3 (1.07%) PHP
12 2 (0.71%) C
12 2 (0.71%) VBScript
12 2 (0.71%) VBA
13 1 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 42 (14.95%) Security Cleared
2 32 (11.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.42%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (17.79%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.17%) Oracle
3 7 (2.49%) SAP
3 7 (2.49%) ESRI
4 2 (0.71%) VMware
5 1 (0.36%) Telerik
5 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.36%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.36%) Twitter
5 1 (0.36%) PayPal
5 1 (0.36%) IBM
5 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
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