Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 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 (dotNet)
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 14 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.69% 10.69% 9.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.20% 29.65% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 36
Devon median daily rate £481 £327 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.17% +4.64% -3.85%
10th Percentile £310 £258 £215
90th Percentile £513 £421 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.74% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £36.50 -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £40.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +16.56% -0.61% +272.73%

.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 125 199 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.99% 36.05% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 131 124
Devon median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £246
90th Percentile £613 £600 £551
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Devon median hourly rate £32.45 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.89% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £24.29 £29.85 £36.25
90th Percentile £41.62 £47.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -4.76%

.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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 -24 11 £488 +44.02% 23
Plymouth -3 1 £500 +90.48% 3
Exmouth - 1 £500 -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Devon region with a requirement for .NET.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (14.29%) Docker
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
6 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Xamarin
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Automotive
6 2 (14.29%) Delphi
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

.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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Azure Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) Redux
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Case Management
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) CQRS
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Science
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) SOLID
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Delphi
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Xamarin