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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 12 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 13.11% 6.25% 7.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.00% 13.79% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Median daily rate £280 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £340 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.05 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-29.73% +2.66%

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
25 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 40.98% 45.31% 60.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 48
Median daily rate £313 £375 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Taunton region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 14 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 14 (77.78%) Kanban
4 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
5 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (66.67%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) Pair Programming
5 12 (66.67%) QA
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (55.56%) Line Management
7 10 (55.56%) NServiceBus
8 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 8 (44.44%) WPF
9 7 (38.89%) MVC
9 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
9 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (27.78%) K2 blackpearl
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 5 (27.78%) Windows
10 5 (27.78%) Workflow
10 5 (27.78%) WF

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 10 (55.56%) NServiceBus
2 5 (27.78%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (44.44%) WPF
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (27.78%) WF
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (83.33%) Scrum
1 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Kanban
3 12 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (55.56%) Line Management
6 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Workflow
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA