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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 99 65 121
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +56
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 45 91 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.58% 2.72% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 10.35% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 60 18
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £53.27 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £51.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.04% +37.68%
.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
819 879 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.82% 26.29% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 605 535
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 68 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

.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 28 August 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 28 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
Wiltshire +5 11 £325 +1.56% 7
Gloucestershire +2 11 £325 -2.25%
Somerset -2 8 £450 +20.00% 9
Bristol -15 8 £344 +7.84% 6
Dorset 0 2 £300 - 7
Devon +10 1 £400 - 7
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (81.18%) C#
3 55 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 52 (61.18%) MVC
5 46 (54.12%) Entity Framework
6 43 (50.59%) ASP.NET
7 42 (49.41%) HTML
8 36 (42.35%) JavaScript
9 35 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (40.00%) CSS
11 32 (37.65%) SQL
12 28 (32.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (31.76%) AngularJS
14 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
15 24 (28.24%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (23.53%) WCF
17 18 (21.18%) HTML5
17 18 (21.18%) jQuery
17 18 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (20.00%) Windows
19 14 (16.47%) Web Services
19 14 (16.47%) IIS
19 14 (16.47%) JSON
20 12 (14.12%) SDLC
20 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
20 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 12 (14.12%) LINQ
20 12 (14.12%) Scrum
21 11 (12.94%) Finance

.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 14 (16.47%) IIS
2 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.06%) K2 blackpearl
3 6 (7.06%) NServiceBus
4 4 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.35%) CMS
6 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) LiveLink
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.35%) GitHub
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.53%) Intranet
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (28.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.18%) JIRA
5 1 (1.18%) NUnit
5 1 (1.18%) Selenium
5 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (74.12%) Developer
2 45 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 24 (28.24%) C# Developer
4 18 (21.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.59%) SQL Developer
8 8 (9.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Angular Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Designer
10 4 (4.71%) Digital Designer
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Specialist
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Architect
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) HTML Developer
11 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (54.12%) Entity Framework
3 43 (50.59%) ASP.NET
4 42 (49.41%) HTML
5 35 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (40.00%) CSS
7 28 (32.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (31.76%) AngularJS
9 20 (23.53%) WCF
10 18 (21.18%) HTML5
10 18 (21.18%) jQuery
11 14 (16.47%) JSON
11 14 (16.47%) Web Services
12 12 (14.12%) LINQ
12 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (10.59%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (9.41%) Dapper ORM
15 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (7.06%) WF
15 6 (7.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.53%) Blog
2 2 (2.35%) iPad
2 2 (2.35%) NHS
3 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Android
3 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.18%) MVC
2 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Scrum
3 12 (14.12%) SDLC
4 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 9 (10.59%) TDD
5 9 (10.59%) Workflow
6 8 (9.41%) Kanban
7 7 (8.24%) Front End Development
7 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.24%) OO
7 7 (8.24%) Pair Programming
8 6 (7.06%) Coaching
8 6 (7.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (7.06%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.88%) SOA
10 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 69 (81.18%) C#
2 36 (42.35%) JavaScript
3 32 (37.65%) SQL
4 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.06%) Java
7 4 (4.71%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.35%) C++
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.35%) VB
8 2 (2.35%) VB6
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) PHP
9 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Twitter
3 7 (8.24%) Nintex
3 7 (8.24%) RedGate
4 5 (5.88%) Sencha
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
6 2 (2.35%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.18%) OpenText
7 1 (1.18%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.18%) VMware
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Difrent
Rate: Up to £400 per day 12 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Difrent
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day 24 months contract
Posted: 6 days ago