The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 13 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 13 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.61% 10.30% 9.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.39% 22.08% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £319 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -10.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £301 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 77 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 37.08% 46.67% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 67 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (74.36%) C#
4 27 (69.23%) Unit Testing
5 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 19 (48.72%) Scrum
6 19 (48.72%) UML
6 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
7 18 (46.15%) ITIL
8 17 (43.59%) Entity Framework
9 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
10 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 12 (30.77%) Web Services
11 12 (30.77%) SOA
11 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 12 (30.77%) MVC
11 12 (30.77%) Manufacturing
11 12 (30.77%) Change Control
12 11 (28.21%) Workflow
12 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
12 11 (28.21%) CMS
12 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (28.21%) Information Security
12 11 (28.21%) Content Management
12 11 (28.21%) ISEB
12 11 (28.21%) GIS
12 11 (28.21%) ISO 9000
12 11 (28.21%) CRM
12 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (28.21%) CMS
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 8 (20.51%) IIS
3 8 (20.51%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 10 (25.64%) Retail
3 6 (15.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) .NET Developer
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (30.77%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) WPF Developer
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) Entity Framework
4 12 (30.77%) Web Services
5 10 (25.64%) WPF
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.51%) WF
8 7 (17.95%) HTML
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.56%) XML
9 1 (2.56%) WCF
9 1 (2.56%) JSP
9 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) GIS
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) UML
4 18 (46.15%) ITIL
5 12 (30.77%) SOA
5 12 (30.77%) MVC
5 12 (30.77%) Change Control
6 11 (28.21%) CRM
6 11 (28.21%) Workflow
6 11 (28.21%) Information Security
6 11 (28.21%) Content Management
6 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
7 9 (23.08%) BDD
8 7 (17.95%) Refactoring
8 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.82%) ArchiMate
11 3 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) VB
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.95%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
3 11 (28.21%) ISEB
4 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) ISO 9000
1 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) SAP
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) ESRI
5 1 (2.56%) Veeam
5 1 (2.56%) Zerto