Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 22 January 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 (dotNet)
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 8 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 43 77 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.60% 16.67% 7.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.50% 45.29% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 65 40
Devon median daily rate £332 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £205 £215 £241
90th Percentile £431 £460 £478
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Devon median hourly rate - £23.53 -
South West median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year - -0.66% +16.15%

.NET 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 Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 183 170 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 36.60% 36.80% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 116 193
Devon median daily rate £405 £366 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.58% -1.81% +6.57%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £275
90th Percentile £600 £490 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 1
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +35.94%
10th Percentile £38.75 £18.64 £41.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £38.75 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +3.70%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Devon

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Devon

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Devon over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Devon

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Devon

.NET
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 within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 January 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 -4 30 £375 +25.00% 14
Plymouth -11 3 £244 +10.80% 1
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for .NET.

1 35 (81.40%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
5 14 (32.56%) MVC
6 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 13 (30.23%) Web Services
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (25.58%) JSON
8 11 (25.58%) .NET Core
9 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
9 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
10 8 (18.60%) Open Source
10 8 (18.60%) jQuery
10 8 (18.60%) Scrum
11 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
11 7 (16.28%) Microservices
12 6 (13.95%) SDET
12 6 (13.95%) JSON Schema
12 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (11.63%) React
13 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
13 5 (11.63%) Node.js
13 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (11.63%) HTML
13 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
13 5 (11.63%) CSS

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) Biml
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
2 3 (6.98%) NUnit
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) FxCop
4 1 (2.33%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Developer in Test
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Xamarin Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) Web Services
2 11 (25.58%) .NET Core
2 11 (25.58%) JSON
3 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
4 8 (18.60%) jQuery
5 6 (13.95%) JSON Schema
6 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.63%) CSS
6 5 (11.63%) HTML
6 5 (11.63%) Node.js
6 5 (11.63%) React
7 4 (9.30%) XML
7 4 (9.30%) XML Schema
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.98%) RESTful
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.33%) CSS3
10 1 (2.33%) HTML5
10 1 (2.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) MVC
3 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
4 8 (18.60%) Open Source
4 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Microservices
5 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) SDET
7 4 (9.30%) B2C
7 4 (9.30%) BDD
7 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) SOLID
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.98%) OO
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) Intel
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle