The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 100 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 39 61 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.31% 1.98% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 7.70% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 48
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.NET Framework
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
785 792 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.33% 25.72% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 550 557
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 18
Median hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £19.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET Framework
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 Framework across the South West region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

.NET Framework
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 Framework across the South West region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Wiltshire +1 19 £325 - 1
Bristol -5 9 £323 -11.03% 9
Devon +3 3 £300 -
Gloucestershire -9 3 £325 - 3
Somerset +1 1 £263 -25.00% 2
Dorset - 1 £225 - 10
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (73.49%) MVC
3 60 (72.29%) C#
4 54 (65.06%) SQL Server
5 49 (59.04%) Entity Framework
6 48 (57.83%) HTML
6 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET
7 47 (56.63%) JavaScript
8 41 (49.40%) CSS
9 40 (48.19%) Microsoft
10 38 (45.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (40.96%) SQL
12 28 (33.73%) AngularJS
13 23 (27.71%) jQuery
14 21 (25.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (24.10%) WCF
16 17 (20.48%) SDLC
16 17 (20.48%) HTML5
17 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (18.07%) Web Services
19 14 (16.87%) Windows
19 14 (16.87%) LINQ
20 13 (15.66%) XML
21 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
21 12 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
21 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
21 12 (14.46%) Front End Development
22 11 (13.25%) JSON
23 10 (12.05%) IIS
23 10 (12.05%) SharePoint

.NET Framework
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 10 (12.05%) IIS
1 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.82%) CMS
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.82%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 5 (6.02%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) GitHub
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.61%) Intranet
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (65.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Back Office
3 2 (2.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (81.93%) Developer
2 46 (55.42%) .NET Developer
3 26 (31.33%) C# Developer
4 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (21.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (13.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Angular Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Architect
10 7 (8.43%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (7.23%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (7.23%) HTML Developer
12 5 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
13 4 (4.82%) .NET Architect
13 4 (4.82%) Consultant
13 4 (4.82%) Digital Architect
13 4 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (59.04%) Entity Framework
3 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET
3 48 (57.83%) HTML
4 41 (49.40%) CSS
5 38 (45.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (33.73%) AngularJS
7 23 (27.71%) jQuery
8 20 (24.10%) WCF
9 17 (20.48%) HTML5
10 15 (18.07%) Web Services
11 14 (16.87%) LINQ
12 13 (15.66%) XML
13 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (13.25%) JSON
15 9 (10.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (9.64%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (8.43%) Dapper ORM
17 7 (8.43%) XSLT
18 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Blog
2 2 (2.41%) iPad
2 2 (2.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.20%) User Experience
3 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.61%) Android
3 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (73.49%) MVC
2 17 (20.48%) SDLC
3 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.46%) Front End Development
5 8 (9.64%) OO
6 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.43%) Web Development
7 6 (7.23%) Coaching
7 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.23%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.23%) SOA
8 5 (6.02%) OOD
8 5 (6.02%) Scrum
9 4 (4.82%) Migration
9 4 (4.82%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.61%) Content Management
10 3 (3.61%) Document Management
10 3 (3.61%) TDD
10 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (72.29%) C#
2 47 (56.63%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.96%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.02%) Java
5 5 (6.02%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.41%) VB
7 2 (2.41%) VBA
8 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.20%) VB6
8 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (48.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) Nintex
3 7 (8.43%) RedGate
3 7 (8.43%) Twitter
4 3 (3.61%) Sencha
4 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.41%) InterSystems
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.20%) OpenText
6 1 (1.20%) SAP