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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 34.92% 39.45% 39.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.57% 75.44% 69.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 39
Median daily rate £325 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.NET
Somerset

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
28 57 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 44.44% 52.29% 56.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 56 55
Median daily rate £350 £350 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 7 December 2016.

.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 7 December 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 Taunton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (71.05%) Scrum
4 25 (65.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 18 (47.37%) Automated Testing
7 16 (42.11%) Kanban
7 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
8 15 (39.47%) Unit Testing
8 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
9 13 (34.21%) QA
10 12 (31.58%) BDD
11 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
11 11 (28.95%) TDD
11 11 (28.95%) Pair Programming
11 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
12 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (26.32%) Line Management
13 9 (23.68%) SpecFlow
13 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
15 7 (18.42%) Gherkin
15 7 (18.42%) NServiceBus
16 6 (15.79%) SQL
16 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
16 6 (15.79%) MVC
16 6 (15.79%) WPF
16 6 (15.79%) Manual Testing

.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 7 (18.42%) NServiceBus
2 5 (13.16%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.68%) SpecFlow
3 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.53%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
5 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Web Applications Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Developer in Test
8 2 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Tester
8 2 (5.26%) WPF Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (18.42%) Gherkin
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.79%) WPF
5 5 (13.16%) WF
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Scrum
3 18 (47.37%) Automated Testing
4 16 (42.11%) Kanban
5 15 (39.47%) Unit Testing
6 12 (31.58%) BDD
7 11 (28.95%) Pair Programming
7 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
7 11 (28.95%) TDD
8 10 (26.32%) Line Management
9 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (15.79%) Manual Testing
10 6 (15.79%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
11 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Workflow
12 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
12 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
12 4 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
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