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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 19.02% 30.36% 37.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.78% 77.27% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £332 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £311 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
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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
51 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 31.29% 39.29% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 6
Average daily rate £335 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 29 August 2014.

.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 29 August 2014, 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 57 (86.36%) C#
2 54 (81.82%) Scrum
3 53 (80.30%) SQL
4 51 (77.27%) Security Cleared
5 50 (75.76%) SC Cleared
6 47 (71.21%) Unit Testing
7 42 (63.64%) ASP.NET
8 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (37.88%) T-SQL
10 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 22 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
13 18 (27.27%) MVC
13 18 (27.27%) TDD
14 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
14 17 (25.76%) Code Coverage
14 17 (25.76%) SOA
14 17 (25.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 16 (24.24%) Back Office
15 16 (24.24%) Automated Testing
15 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (22.73%) K2 blackpearl
17 7 (10.61%) WCF
18 6 (9.09%) Release Management
18 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
19 5 (7.58%) C++
19 5 (7.58%) WPF
19 5 (7.58%) WF
19 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
19 5 (7.58%) Managed Extensibility Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (22.73%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) DTS
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 16 (24.24%) Back Office
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (86.36%) Developer
2 54 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 29 (43.94%) SQL Developer
4 8 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Server Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Development Specialist
7 1 (1.52%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.52%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 17 (25.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
5 7 (10.61%) WCF
6 5 (7.58%) WPF
6 5 (7.58%) WF
6 5 (7.58%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (7.58%) Task Parallel Library
7 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (6.06%) LINQ
7 4 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (3.03%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (1.52%) REST
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.52%) CSS
9 1 (1.52%) SOAP
9 1 (1.52%) XML
9 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (81.82%) Scrum
2 47 (71.21%) Unit Testing
3 18 (27.27%) TDD
3 18 (27.27%) MVC
4 17 (25.76%) SOA
4 17 (25.76%) Code Coverage
5 16 (24.24%) Automated Testing
5 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.09%) Release Management
7 1 (1.52%) ERP
7 1 (1.52%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.52%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) Project Management
7 1 (1.52%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.52%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.52%) Data Mapping
7 1 (1.52%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 57 (86.36%) C#
2 53 (80.30%) SQL
3 25 (37.88%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.58%) C++
5 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 51 (77.27%) Security Cleared
2 50 (75.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.52%) SAP
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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