Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET Framework
South West > Bristol
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 99 92
Rank change year-on-year +34 -7 -28
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 62 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.92% 0.97% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.01% 3.36% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 12
Bristol median daily rate £420 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £363 £275 £301
90th Percentile £523 £434 £432
South West median daily rate £425 £351 £330
% change year-on-year +21.26% +6.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £68.75 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - £23.78

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 688 565 494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.44% 28.80% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 387 369
Bristol median daily rate £415 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £265
90th Percentile £548 £513 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.63 £50.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.25% +30.72% -25.37%
10th Percentile £35.20 £21.70 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.88 £70.00 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -11.76%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Bristol

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Bristol

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Bristol over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Bristol

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (95.16%) C#
3 38 (61.29%) SQL
4 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
5 34 (54.84%) HTML
6 32 (51.61%) ASP.NET
7 31 (50.00%) CSS
7 31 (50.00%) MVC
8 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
8 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (45.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (43.55%) Oracle
11 25 (40.32%) Entity Framework
11 25 (40.32%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (38.71%) Web Development
13 23 (37.10%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (35.48%) Unit Testing
15 21 (33.87%) HTTP
15 21 (33.87%) Self-Motivation
16 20 (32.26%) XML
16 20 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
17 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (29.03%) JSON
17 18 (29.03%) Scrum
18 17 (27.42%) DevOps
19 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
19 16 (25.81%) XMLUnit
20 15 (24.19%) Strategic Thinking
20 15 (24.19%) Code First Entity Framework
21 14 (22.58%) Redux

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (4.84%) IIS
1 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.97%) npm
2 13 (20.97%) NuGet
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Extranet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) Power BI
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) SSDT
5 2 (3.23%) MS Access
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
1 16 (25.81%) XMLUnit
2 13 (20.97%) Moq
2 13 (20.97%) Selenium
2 13 (20.97%) SpecFlow
2 13 (20.97%) xUnit.net
3 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.61%) MSTest
5 1 (1.61%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (1.61%) Avionics
1 1 (1.61%) Back Office
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Law
1 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 39 (62.90%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Lead Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Azure Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.84%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (54.84%) HTML
3 32 (51.61%) ASP.NET
4 31 (50.00%) CSS
5 28 (45.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (40.32%) Entity Framework
7 20 (32.26%) XML
8 18 (29.03%) JSON
9 15 (24.19%) Code First Entity Framework
10 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET Core
10 14 (22.58%) Node.js
10 14 (22.58%) Redux
11 13 (20.97%) Autofac
11 13 (20.97%) D3.js
12 12 (19.35%) SOAP
13 9 (14.52%) jQuery
14 8 (12.90%) WCF
15 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (11.29%) Web Services
16 6 (9.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (33.87%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) MVC
2 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.32%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (38.71%) Web Development
5 22 (35.48%) Unit Testing
6 20 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (29.03%) Scrum
8 17 (27.42%) DevOps
9 15 (24.19%) Strategic Thinking
10 14 (22.58%) Test Automation
11 11 (17.74%) Microservices
12 7 (11.29%) TDD
12 7 (11.29%) Use Case
13 6 (9.68%) Analytics
13 6 (9.68%) Data Analytics
13 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
14 4 (6.45%) SDLC
14 4 (6.45%) SOLID
14 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
15 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (95.16%) C#
2 38 (61.29%) SQL
3 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) BS25999
1 1 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore