The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wiltshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 53 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.73% 9.19% 7.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.69% 38.13% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 20
Average daily rate
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£328 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £34.50 £105.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.02% -67.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 139 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.97% 24.09% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 103 37
Average daily rate £325 £320 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET
South West

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 27 £325 +4.83% 12
Chippenham +5 4 £350 +40.00% 8
Salisbury -12 2 £400 -8.57% 4
Malmesbury - 1 £300 - 1
Trowbridge - 1 £260 - 2
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 77 (59.23%) C#
2 67 (51.54%) SQL Server
3 50 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 49 (37.69%) SQL
5 37 (28.46%) Microsoft
6 35 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 33 (25.38%) HTML
7 33 (25.38%) CSS
8 31 (23.85%) SharePoint
9 30 (23.08%) VB.NET
10 29 (22.31%) Finance
10 29 (22.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (19.23%) MVC
12 22 (16.92%) Windows
12 22 (16.92%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (16.15%) jQuery
14 20 (15.38%) .NET Framework
15 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
16 17 (13.08%) WCF
17 15 (11.54%) Security Cleared
17 15 (11.54%) IIS
17 15 (11.54%) Scrum
18 14 (10.77%) Web Services
18 14 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 13 (10.00%) HTML5
19 13 (10.00%) SC Cleared
20 12 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
20 12 (9.23%) MS Excel

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (23.85%) SharePoint
2 22 (16.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (11.54%) IIS
4 10 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (6.92%) CMS
6 5 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.31%) MS Project Server
7 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.77%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) MS Office
4 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.77%) Agresso
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.08%) DNS
2 3 (2.31%) LDAP
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (51.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.62%) MySQL
9 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.31%) OLAP
10 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.31%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.54%) QlikView
11 2 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.31%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.54%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.54%) JMeter
5 2 (1.54%) JIRA
5 2 (1.54%) Selenium
6 1 (0.77%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.77%) Firebug
6 1 (0.77%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.77%) MSTest
6 1 (0.77%) Moq
General
1 29 (22.31%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Banking
2 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Military
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (65.38%) Developer
2 35 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 14 (10.77%) Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Programmer
6 9 (6.92%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Architect
6 9 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.62%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
11 4 (3.08%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 33 (25.38%) CSS
2 33 (25.38%) HTML
3 21 (16.15%) jQuery
4 20 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 17 (13.08%) WCF
6 14 (10.77%) Web Services
6 14 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (10.00%) HTML5
8 11 (8.46%) XML
8 11 (8.46%) WinForms
9 7 (5.38%) Ajax
9 7 (5.38%) WPF
9 7 (5.38%) Classic ASP
9 7 (5.38%) REST
10 6 (4.62%) CSS3
11 5 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (3.85%) Silverlight
11 5 (3.85%) MDX
11 5 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Open Source
2 4 (3.08%) Clustering
3 3 (2.31%) PKI
3 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.77%) DTV
5 1 (0.77%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.77%) RIA
5 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.77%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.92%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.23%) MVC
2 15 (11.54%) Scrum
3 14 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (6.15%) Workflow
5 8 (6.15%) Content Management
5 8 (6.15%) Test Scripting
6 7 (5.38%) ETL
6 7 (5.38%) Project Management
7 6 (4.62%) Data Modelling
7 6 (4.62%) SOA
7 6 (4.62%) ITIL
7 6 (4.62%) Web Development
7 6 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.85%) TDD
9 4 (3.08%) Data Management
9 4 (3.08%) CRM
9 4 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (59.23%) C#
2 49 (37.69%) SQL
3 35 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 30 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.92%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.15%) Java
7 8 (6.15%) VBScript
8 5 (3.85%) VB
9 4 (3.08%) VBA
10 3 (2.31%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 2 (1.54%) Python
11 2 (1.54%) VB6
11 2 (1.54%) C++
12 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.23%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) Degree
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.54%) MCTS
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9002
3 1 (0.77%) Basel III
3 1 (0.77%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) MIIS
1 3 (2.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Oracle
3 6 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.85%) SAP
5 3 (2.31%) Talend
6 2 (1.54%) Capita
6 2 (1.54%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.54%) HP
6 2 (1.54%) Citrix
6 2 (1.54%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.77%) ESRI
7 1 (0.77%) Telerik
7 1 (0.77%) Siebel
7 1 (0.77%) Infor
7 1 (0.77%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.77%) Nintex
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago