The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had .NET Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Software Developer
England / South West
Rank 118 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 17 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 10
Median daily rate £275 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £430 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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
2566 2881 3064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 96.19% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1911 1936
Median daily rate £385 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 167 161
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

.NET Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured .NET Software Developer in the job title.

.NET Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET Software 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 Software Developer across the South West region.

.NET Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

.NET Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

.NET Software 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 Software Developer across the South West region.

.NET Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Devon - 9 £220 - 2
Bristol +1 4 £353 -6.00% 2
Dorset - 2 £325 - 3
Somerset 0 1 £400 -15.78% 2
.NET Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, .NET Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring .NET Software Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) C#
2 31 (91.18%) ASP.NET
3 30 (88.24%) MVC
4 27 (79.41%) CSS
4 27 (79.41%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
5 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (64.71%) REST
8 16 (47.06%) WCF
8 16 (47.06%) Web Services
9 14 (41.18%) SOAP
9 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 14 (41.18%) jQuery
9 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
10 13 (38.24%) WPF
10 13 (38.24%) OO
10 13 (38.24%) OOD
10 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
11 12 (35.29%) Electronics
11 12 (35.29%) Scrum
12 11 (32.35%) JSON
12 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
13 10 (29.41%) Finance
13 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
13 10 (29.41%) SAP
13 10 (29.41%) Oracle

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
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 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Electronics
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 10 (29.41%) Marketing
2 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) ASP.NET
3 27 (79.41%) CSS
3 27 (79.41%) HTML
4 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (64.71%) REST
7 16 (47.06%) WCF
7 16 (47.06%) Web Services
8 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
8 14 (41.18%) jQuery
8 14 (41.18%) SOAP
9 13 (38.24%) WPF
10 11 (32.35%) JSON
11 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (11.76%) XHTML
13 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
13 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
14 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.94%) NHS
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) OO
3 13 (38.24%) OOD
4 12 (35.29%) Scrum
5 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (29.41%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) Microservices
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Change Control
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.94%) ITIL
10 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning
10 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.94%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Remedy