The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET 29 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 34.94% 6.80% 33.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 93.55% 38.89% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£381 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £330 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £724 £369 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.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
31 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 37.35% 17.48% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 14
Average daily rate £413 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

.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 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing .NET 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.

1 56 (80.00%) C#
2 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (61.43%) SQL
4 35 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 32 (45.71%) Unit Testing
6 30 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 26 (37.14%) SC Cleared
8 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
10 23 (32.86%) Scrum
11 22 (31.43%) .NET Framework
11 22 (31.43%) T-SQL
12 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
12 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 16 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
16 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (18.57%) Web Services
17 13 (18.57%) VB
17 13 (18.57%) ISEB
17 13 (18.57%) Code Coverage
18 12 (17.14%) SOA
19 11 (15.71%) ISO 9000
19 11 (15.71%) CRM
19 11 (15.71%) VB.NET
19 11 (15.71%) ITIL
19 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
19 11 (15.71%) Retail
19 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.29%) CMS
2 9 (12.86%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) DTS
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.43%) Hudson
General
1 11 (15.71%) Back Office
1 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
1 11 (15.71%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (75.71%) Developer
2 40 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Database Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.43%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.43%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (1.43%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (31.43%) .NET Framework
3 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (18.57%) Web Services
6 2 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (2.86%) SOAP
7 1 (1.43%) WCF
7 1 (1.43%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.43%) WinForms
7 1 (1.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) GIS
2 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) Unit Testing
3 23 (32.86%) Scrum
4 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.57%) Code Coverage
7 12 (17.14%) SOA
8 11 (15.71%) CRM
8 11 (15.71%) ITIL
8 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
8 11 (15.71%) Change Control
9 10 (14.29%) UML
9 10 (14.29%) Workflow
9 10 (14.29%) Information Security
9 10 (14.29%) Content Management
9 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.57%) MVC
11 5 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
12 4 (5.71%) TDD
13 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (80.00%) C#
2 43 (61.43%) SQL
3 22 (31.43%) T-SQL
4 13 (18.57%) VB
5 11 (15.71%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.00%) Java
7 4 (5.71%) Scala
8 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 26 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.57%) ISEB
4 6 (8.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) ISO 9000
2 10 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.43%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) SAP
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago