Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 41 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +23
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 23 13 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.97% 2.26% 8.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 2.39% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 35
Devon median daily rate £340 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £310 £296 £202
90th Percentile £386 £442 £472
South West median daily rate £400 £352 £350
% change year-on-year +13.64% +0.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Devon median hourly rate - - £23.53
South West median hourly rate £67.50 - £22.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 425 545 451
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.79% 94.95% 97.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 316 273
Devon median daily rate £370 £394 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.97% +15.74% -2.86%
10th Percentile £202 £185 £170
90th Percentile £525 £538 £486
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 43
Devon median hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.14% +77.22% -3.66%
10th Percentile £9.29 £13.99 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £45.50 £50.88
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -9.09%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Devon

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Devon

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Devon

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +7 20 £340 -15.00% 14
Plymouth +13 2 - -
.NET Developer
South West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
4 17 (73.91%) MVC
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
8 10 (43.48%) TDD
9 9 (39.13%) NUnit
9 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
10 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (34.78%) Scrum
11 7 (30.43%) HTML
11 7 (30.43%) CSS
11 7 (30.43%) BDD
12 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
12 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
12 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
12 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
13 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
13 5 (21.74%) RESTful
13 5 (21.74%) SaaS
13 5 (21.74%) HTML5
13 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
14 4 (17.39%) Relational Database

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
2 4 (17.39%) NuGet
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) NUnit
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
3 4 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.04%) JMeter
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) NHibernate
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) .NET Core
9 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 3 (13.04%) jQuery
9 3 (13.04%) React
9 3 (13.04%) Sass
10 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
1 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) MVC
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Server Building
8 2 (8.70%) SOLID
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Web Design
9 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle