Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 89 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 37 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.75% 1.23% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 4.26% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 14
Bristol median daily rate £438 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.24% +2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £362 £275 £297
90th Percentile £525 £438 £464
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate £68.75 - £37.50
10th Percentile £66.63 - £36.25
90th Percentile £69.88 - £38.75
South West median hourly rate £47.25 - £37.50

.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 670 540 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 31.72% 28.86% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 354 301
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £270
90th Percentile £575 £525 £563
South West median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 4
Bristol median hourly rate £58.75 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £34.00 £22.90 £33.63
90th Percentile £68.00 £56.13 £41.90
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -10.71%

.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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) C#
3 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
4 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
4 21 (56.76%) SQL
5 19 (51.35%) MVC
6 16 (43.24%) HTML
6 16 (43.24%) CSS
6 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (43.24%) Entity Framework
7 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (32.43%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (32.43%) SOAP
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
9 11 (29.73%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (27.03%) Web Development
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
11 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
11 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (24.32%) DevOps
12 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.62%) XML
12 8 (21.62%) Scrum
12 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
12 8 (21.62%) jQuery
13 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
13 7 (18.92%) JSON

.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 (8.11%) CMS
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) npm
2 4 (10.81%) NuGet
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Extranet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.11%) SSDT
3 2 (5.41%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) Power BI
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (16.22%) XMLUnit
4 4 (10.81%) Moq
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
4 4 (10.81%) xUnit.net
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Grunt
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) NUnit
5 1 (2.70%) PostCSS
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Avionics
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Access Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Access VBA Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) CSS
3 16 (43.24%) Entity Framework
3 16 (43.24%) HTML
4 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (32.43%) SOAP
6 8 (21.62%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) XML
7 7 (18.92%) JSON
7 7 (18.92%) NHibernate
7 7 (18.92%) REST
7 7 (18.92%) WCF
7 7 (18.92%) WPF
8 6 (16.22%) .NET Core
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Core
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Code First Entity Framework
8 6 (16.22%) Middleware
8 6 (16.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (27.03%) Web Development
5 9 (24.32%) DevOps
5 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (21.62%) Scrum
7 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Microservices
8 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (16.22%) Strategic Thinking
8 6 (16.22%) TDD
8 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.22%) Use Case
9 4 (10.81%) SDLC
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (8.11%) SOLID
11 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) BS25999
1 1 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com