The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 11 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 34.00% 24.44% 41.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.95% 78.57% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 42
Median daily rate £280 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £348 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £453 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%

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
21 14 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 42.00% 31.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 48
Median daily rate £280 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £375 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £475 £723
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 42 (95.45%) C#
2 41 (93.18%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) Scrum
3 30 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
4 23 (52.27%) BDD
5 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
5 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
6 15 (34.09%) Kanban
6 15 (34.09%) TDD
7 14 (31.82%) .NET Framework
7 14 (31.82%) QA
7 14 (31.82%) SpecFlow
8 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
8 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
8 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
8 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
9 12 (27.27%) WPF
9 12 (27.27%) Gherkin
10 11 (25.00%) MVC
11 10 (22.73%) Pair Programming
11 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (20.45%) Line Management
13 8 (18.18%) Selenium
13 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
13 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
13 8 (18.18%) Test Planning

.NET
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 6 (13.64%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (31.82%) SpecFlow
3 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 8 (18.18%) Selenium
4 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.55%) Sahi
5 2 (4.55%) WATIR
6 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Test Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Developer in Test
7 5 (11.36%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Web Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Web Applications Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Web Test Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Tester
10 2 (4.55%) WPF Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET Framework
2 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.27%) Gherkin
3 12 (27.27%) WPF
4 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.82%) CSS
5 3 (6.82%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.27%) WF
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) Scrum
3 23 (52.27%) BDD
4 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
5 15 (34.09%) Kanban
5 15 (34.09%) TDD
6 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
7 11 (25.00%) MVC
8 10 (22.73%) Pair Programming
9 9 (20.45%) Line Management
10 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 8 (18.18%) Test Planning
10 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
12 6 (13.64%) Web Development
13 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
14 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + SC Clearance provided
Posted: 4 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago