The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 11 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 21 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 13.91% 8.00% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.48% 8.16% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 3
Average daily rate
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£335 £318 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% +11.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 96.03% 98.00% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 33 23
Average daily rate £420 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.28% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £400 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% +103.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Taunton region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (97.92%) C#
3 44 (91.67%) Scrum
4 43 (89.58%) SQL
5 39 (81.25%) SC Cleared
5 39 (81.25%) Security Cleared
6 37 (77.08%) Unit Testing
7 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
8 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (35.42%) MVC
11 16 (33.33%) TDD
11 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 16 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (31.25%) SOA
13 14 (29.17%) K2 blackpearl
14 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (27.08%) Back Office
14 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
14 13 (27.08%) Code Coverage
15 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
17 6 (12.50%) WCF
18 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
18 4 (8.33%) jQuery
18 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 4 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
18 4 (8.33%) Task Parallel Library

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.17%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (27.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (12.50%) WCF
6 4 (8.33%) WPF
6 4 (8.33%) WF
6 4 (8.33%) LINQ
6 4 (8.33%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (8.33%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.08%) CSS
8 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Scrum
2 37 (77.08%) Unit Testing
3 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (35.42%) MVC
5 16 (33.33%) TDD
6 15 (31.25%) SOA
7 13 (27.08%) Code Coverage
8 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.08%) Release Management
10 1 (2.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C#
2 43 (89.58%) SQL
3 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C++
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 39 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001