The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 278 330 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.12% 10.30% 10.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.94% 39.15% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 252 212
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +17.14%
.NET
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
844 843 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.70% 26.30% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 598 563
Median daily rate £350 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 51 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET
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 across the South West region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the South West

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

.NET
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 across the South West region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

.NET
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Bristol -3 97 £350 - 51
Wiltshire +6 70 £325 - 16
Gloucestershire -11 24 £325 -1.88% 14
Devon +13 23 £275 -10.56% 5
Somerset -3 21 £375 - 28
Dorset -13 7 £388 +34.78% 30
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 334 (64.98%) C#
2 239 (46.50%) ASP.NET
3 238 (46.30%) MVC
4 230 (44.75%) SQL Server
5 227 (44.16%) JavaScript
6 216 (42.02%) HTML
7 182 (35.41%) SQL
7 182 (35.41%) CSS
8 179 (34.82%) Microsoft
9 157 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
10 151 (29.38%) AngularJS
11 129 (25.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (21.01%) jQuery
13 90 (17.51%) SharePoint
14 84 (16.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 84 (16.34%) .NET Framework
15 74 (14.40%) Visual Studio
16 70 (13.62%) Scrum
17 67 (13.04%) TDD
18 66 (12.84%) Web Services
19 64 (12.45%) WCF
20 61 (11.87%) HTML5
21 59 (11.48%) Finance
22 54 (10.51%) Web Development
23 52 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
23 52 (10.12%) Entity Framework
23 52 (10.12%) Windows
24 51 (9.92%) VB.NET
24 51 (9.92%) Security Cleared
25 48 (9.34%) JSON

.NET
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 90 (17.51%) SharePoint
2 46 (8.95%) IIS
3 27 (5.25%) CMS
4 24 (4.67%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (4.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 20 (3.89%) Umbraco
7 15 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.17%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.78%) Apache
11 4 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.78%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.39%) Moodle
12 2 (0.39%) nginx
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.39%) WordPress
13 1 (0.19%) Confluence
13 1 (0.19%) Drupal
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.53%) MS Office
3 12 (2.33%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.53%) GitHub
4 10 (1.95%) Office 365
5 8 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.17%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.17%) SaaS
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.53%) HTTP
2 11 (2.14%) SSL
3 7 (1.36%) Internet
3 7 (1.36%) Kerberos
4 5 (0.97%) Intranet
5 4 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.58%) Firewall
7 2 (0.39%) DNS
7 2 (0.39%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.19%) Extranet
8 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (44.75%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (4.47%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.31%) MySQL
8 16 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (2.72%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.72%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.53%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.95%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.56%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.36%) MS Access
15 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.97%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 74 (14.40%) Visual Studio
2 48 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (5.06%) TeamCity
4 25 (4.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 22 (4.28%) Git (software)
6 15 (2.92%) Subversion
7 11 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (1.95%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.36%) Capybara
9 7 (1.36%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (1.36%) Selenium
9 7 (1.36%) WATIR
10 5 (0.97%) JUnit
11 4 (0.78%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.78%) NUnit
12 3 (0.58%) Bower
12 3 (0.58%) JIRA
12 3 (0.58%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.58%) NuGet
General
1 59 (11.48%) Finance
2 26 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.09%) Marketing
4 19 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.50%) Electronics
6 8 (1.56%) Advertising
7 6 (1.17%) Banking
8 4 (0.78%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Retail
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 411 (79.96%) Developer
2 242 (47.08%) .NET Developer
3 114 (22.18%) C# Developer
4 94 (18.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (17.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 89 (17.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 59 (11.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (8.17%) Software Developer
9 39 (7.59%) SQL Developer
10 33 (6.42%) SharePoint Developer
11 31 (6.03%) Sitecore Developer
12 28 (5.45%) Angular Developer
13 26 (5.06%) Agile Developer
14 25 (4.86%) Architect
14 25 (4.86%) Consultant
15 23 (4.47%) .NET Software Developer
16 20 (3.89%) C# Software Developer
16 20 (3.89%) Senior Developer
17 19 (3.70%) HTML Developer
17 19 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (46.50%) ASP.NET
2 216 (42.02%) HTML
3 182 (35.41%) CSS
4 151 (29.38%) AngularJS
5 129 (25.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 108 (21.01%) jQuery
7 84 (16.34%) .NET Framework
7 84 (16.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 66 (12.84%) Web Services
9 64 (12.45%) WCF
10 61 (11.87%) HTML5
11 52 (10.12%) Entity Framework
12 48 (9.34%) JSON
13 44 (8.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (8.56%) XML
14 34 (6.61%) REST
15 26 (5.06%) LINQ
15 26 (5.06%) SOAP
16 23 (4.47%) CSS3
17 22 (4.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.28%) User Experience
2 19 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.56%) Blog
4 8 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 8 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 8 (1.56%) iPhone
4 8 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.36%) Blackberry
6 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.78%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.78%) NHS
7 4 (0.78%) Streaming Video
7 4 (0.78%) Video Editing
7 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.58%) iPad
8 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.12%) Windows
2 12 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.14%) Android
4 9 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.17%) Linux
6 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
8 1 (0.19%) Unix
8 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (46.30%) MVC
2 157 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (13.62%) Scrum
4 67 (13.04%) TDD
5 54 (10.51%) Web Development
6 38 (7.39%) OO
7 33 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (6.03%) Front End Development
8 31 (6.03%) Software Engineering
9 30 (5.84%) BDD
9 30 (5.84%) E-Commerce
10 29 (5.64%) SDLC
11 28 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (4.86%) DevOps
13 24 (4.67%) OOD
14 23 (4.47%) CRM
15 20 (3.89%) Programme Management
15 20 (3.89%) Workflow
16 19 (3.70%) High Availability
17 18 (3.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 334 (64.98%) C#
2 227 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 182 (35.41%) SQL
4 51 (9.92%) VB.NET
5 37 (7.20%) Java
6 32 (6.23%) T-SQL
7 30 (5.84%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.47%) Ruby
9 22 (4.28%) PHP
10 21 (4.09%) VB
11 17 (3.31%) C++
12 13 (2.53%) VBA
13 9 (1.75%) VBScript
14 8 (1.56%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.17%) Python
16 5 (0.97%) C
16 5 (0.97%) Perl
16 5 (0.97%) Scala
16 5 (0.97%) VB6
17 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (9.92%) Security Cleared
2 37 (7.20%) SC Cleared
3 15 (2.92%) Degree
4 13 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.36%) BC Cleared
5 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.97%) MCAD
6 5 (0.97%) MCITP
6 5 (0.97%) MCSD
6 5 (0.97%) MCTS
7 2 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PMP
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.95%) QA
2 7 (1.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) SDET
3 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Snort
2 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.78%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.58%) Ansible
3 3 (0.58%) Kibana
4 2 (0.39%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.39%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) Nessus
5 1 (0.19%) QRadar
Vendors
1 179 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.00%) Oracle
3 34 (6.61%) Sitecore
4 19 (3.70%) SAP
5 9 (1.75%) Nintex
5 9 (1.75%) Twitter
6 8 (1.56%) RedGate
6 8 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.17%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.97%) Remedy
9 4 (0.78%) ESRI
10 3 (0.58%) BT
10 3 (0.58%) Sencha
10 3 (0.58%) Telerik
11 2 (0.39%) Adobe
11 2 (0.39%) Apple
11 2 (0.39%) InterSystems
11 2 (0.39%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.39%) Pega
11 2 (0.39%) VMware
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