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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 58 118 61
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -57
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 97 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.91% 0.77% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.04% 2.96% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 15 30
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£345 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £42.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 - £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
.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
879 845 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.41% 26.02% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 542 397
Average daily rate £366 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.42% +3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 14 16
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.75 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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 +32 28 £369 - 8
Bristol +11 23 £325 +26.82% 6
Wiltshire +11 14 £320 +6.66% 8
Gloucestershire -2 14 £333 +10.83% 6
Dorset +1 5 - - 7
Devon - 1 - - 2
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 130 (76.02%) C#
3 96 (56.14%) SQL Server
4 86 (50.29%) ASP.NET
5 82 (47.95%) SQL
6 80 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (42.69%) JavaScript
8 72 (42.11%) MVC
9 64 (37.43%) Entity Framework
10 59 (34.50%) HTML
11 56 (32.75%) Microsoft
12 46 (26.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (26.32%) Unit Testing
14 41 (23.98%) Web Services
15 39 (22.81%) Scrum
16 37 (21.64%) CSS
17 32 (18.71%) Security Cleared
17 32 (18.71%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (18.13%) Windows
19 28 (16.37%) WCF
20 27 (15.79%) Finance
21 26 (15.20%) WPF
21 26 (15.20%) TDD
22 25 (14.62%) BDD
22 25 (14.62%) XML
23 24 (14.04%) SOA
23 24 (14.04%) AngularJS
24 23 (13.45%) UML
24 23 (13.45%) T-SQL
25 22 (12.87%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (12.87%) IIS
2 17 (9.94%) CMS
3 11 (6.43%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.09%) K2 blackpearl
6 4 (2.34%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.34%) EPiServer CMS
7 3 (1.75%) Node.js
8 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.58%) DNN
8 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.75%) Internet
2 2 (1.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.43%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.92%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.34%) Big Data
8 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.75%) SSDT
9 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.17%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.17%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (18.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.68%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.34%) NUnit
4 4 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.75%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.17%) MSTest
6 2 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.58%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.58%) MorphX
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 27 (15.79%) Finance
2 16 (9.36%) Manufacturing
3 14 (8.19%) Retail
3 14 (8.19%) Back Office
4 3 (1.75%) Electronics
4 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.17%) Law
5 2 (1.17%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 128 (74.85%) Developer
2 78 (45.61%) .NET Developer
3 26 (15.20%) C# Developer
4 19 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 18 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 16 (9.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (9.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.77%) Architect
8 14 (8.19%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (7.60%) Web Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Consultant
11 8 (4.68%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (4.09%) AWS Developer
13 5 (2.92%) .NET Applications Developer
13 5 (2.92%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (2.92%) Tester
13 5 (2.92%) Applications Developer
13 5 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
14 4 (2.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (2.34%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (50.29%) ASP.NET
3 64 (37.43%) Entity Framework
4 59 (34.50%) HTML
5 46 (26.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (23.98%) Web Services
7 37 (21.64%) CSS
8 28 (16.37%) WCF
9 26 (15.20%) WPF
10 25 (14.62%) XML
11 24 (14.04%) AngularJS
12 22 (12.87%) jQuery
13 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (7.02%) XSL
14 12 (7.02%) WSDL
15 11 (6.43%) XML Schema
15 11 (6.43%) SOAP
16 10 (5.85%) WF
17 9 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.36%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.02%) GIS
3 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.75%) Economics
4 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.17%) DTV
5 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.58%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) Replication
6 1 (0.58%) EPoS
6 1 (0.58%) W3C
6 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.13%) Windows
2 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.09%) Windows CE
4 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.34%) Android
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (42.11%) MVC
3 45 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 39 (22.81%) Scrum
5 26 (15.20%) TDD
6 25 (14.62%) BDD
7 24 (14.04%) SOA
8 23 (13.45%) UML
9 21 (12.28%) ITIL
10 19 (11.11%) Web Development
11 16 (9.36%) OO
11 16 (9.36%) Content Management
12 13 (7.60%) Workflow
12 13 (7.60%) Change Control
13 12 (7.02%) OOD
13 12 (7.02%) Information Security
13 12 (7.02%) CRM
13 12 (7.02%) PRINCE2
14 11 (6.43%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (76.02%) C#
2 82 (47.95%) SQL
3 73 (42.69%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.45%) T-SQL
5 21 (12.28%) C++
6 20 (11.70%) VB
7 12 (7.02%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.85%) Java
9 9 (5.26%) VB6
9 9 (5.26%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.17%) VBScript
10 2 (1.17%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) X++
11 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (18.71%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.11%) ISEB
3 18 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.85%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.09%) Degree
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.02%) ISO 9000
1 12 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) BS25999
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.77%) Oracle
2 15 (8.77%) SAP
3 7 (4.09%) ESRI
3 7 (4.09%) OpenText
4 4 (2.34%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.75%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.58%) Zerto
6 1 (0.58%) Veeam
6 1 (0.58%) Twitter
6 1 (0.58%) Telerik
6 1 (0.58%) Zend
6 1 (0.58%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.58%) Remedy
Swindon
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Bath
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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