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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 45 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 38.79% 12.95% 11.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.23% 60.42% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £617 £348 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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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
65 48 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 56.03% 21.43% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 36 7
Average daily rate £340 £325 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £105 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £359 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.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 22 May 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 22 May 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 62 (69.66%) C#
2 60 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (47.19%) SQL
4 41 (46.07%) .NET Framework
5 39 (43.82%) Unit Testing
5 39 (43.82%) Security Cleared
6 33 (37.08%) ASP.NET
7 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
7 30 (33.71%) SC Cleared
8 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
9 28 (31.46%) Scrum
10 23 (25.84%) MVC
11 18 (20.22%) Workflow
11 18 (20.22%) Entity Framework
12 16 (17.98%) Change Control
12 16 (17.98%) WPF
12 16 (17.98%) K2 blackpearl
12 16 (17.98%) Manufacturing
12 16 (17.98%) VB
12 16 (17.98%) ISEB
12 16 (17.98%) SOA
13 15 (16.85%) GIS
13 15 (16.85%) CRM
13 15 (16.85%) ISO 9000
13 15 (16.85%) VB.NET
13 15 (16.85%) Visual Studio
13 15 (16.85%) ITIL
13 15 (16.85%) PRINCE2
13 15 (16.85%) UML
13 15 (16.85%) Retail

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (17.98%) K2 blackpearl
2 14 (15.73%) CMS
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (17.98%) Manufacturing
2 15 (16.85%) Retail
3 14 (15.73%) Back Office
4 3 (3.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (78.65%) Developer
2 54 (60.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (21.35%) SQL Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (17.98%) Architect
5 11 (12.36%) Database Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.37%) .NET Team Leader
7 3 (3.37%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.37%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (3.37%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.25%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (2.25%) WPF Developer
9 1 (1.12%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (1.12%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.12%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.07%) .NET Framework
2 33 (37.08%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.22%) Entity Framework
4 16 (17.98%) WPF
5 14 (15.73%) Web Services
5 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.99%) WF
7 7 (7.87%) HTML
7 7 (7.87%) CSS
8 6 (6.74%) WCF
9 2 (2.25%) JSP
9 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.12%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.12%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (1.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) GIS
2 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.82%) Unit Testing
3 28 (31.46%) Scrum
4 23 (25.84%) MVC
5 18 (20.22%) Workflow
6 16 (17.98%) Change Control
6 16 (17.98%) SOA
7 15 (16.85%) CRM
7 15 (16.85%) ITIL
7 15 (16.85%) PRINCE2
7 15 (16.85%) UML
8 14 (15.73%) Content Management
8 14 (15.73%) Information Security
9 10 (11.24%) Test Scripting
10 9 (10.11%) BDD
11 5 (5.62%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (5.62%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (69.66%) C#
2 42 (47.19%) SQL
3 16 (17.98%) VB
4 15 (16.85%) VB.NET
5 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.49%) Java
6 4 (4.49%) Scala
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
7 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (43.82%) Security Cleared
2 30 (33.71%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.98%) ISEB
4 12 (13.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) ISO 9000
2 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 14001
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) SAP
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 7 (7.87%) ESRI
5 1 (1.12%) Veeam
5 1 (1.12%) Zerto
5 1 (1.12%) Telerik
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