Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 33 5
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28 +20
Contract jobs citing .NET 47 27 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.15% 4.82% 16.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.52% 13.64% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 58
Devon median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £271 £242 £186
90th Percentile £394 £500 £419
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 £23.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.21% -
South West median hourly rate £41.85 £40.50 £31.26
% change year-on-year +3.32% +29.55% -16.63%

.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 108 198 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.33% 35.36% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 103 120
Devon median daily rate £340 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +32.81% -20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £186
90th Percentile £485 £523 £495
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 13
Devon median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +6.67% +92.31%
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £38.13
% change year-on-year -1.11% +18.03% -10.29%

.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 October 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 October 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 +13 37 £325 -15.58% 32
Honiton - 5 - -
Plymouth +11 3 £303 -36.32% 10
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 39 (82.98%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) SQL
3 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
4 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
4 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
5 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
5 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (42.55%) MVC
7 17 (36.17%) TDD
8 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
9 14 (29.79%) CSS
9 14 (29.79%) HTML
10 13 (27.66%) BDD
11 12 (25.53%) NUnit
12 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (21.28%) Scrum
13 10 (21.28%) XML
14 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
14 9 (19.15%) Digital Media
14 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
14 9 (19.15%) Self-Motivation
15 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
15 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
16 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
16 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (14.89%) HTML5
16 7 (14.89%) Web Services

.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 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) SaaS
3 4 (8.51%) NuGet
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) NUnit
2 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.77%) Bitbucket
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
3 6 (12.77%) SpecFlow
4 5 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.38%) JMeter
6 3 (6.38%) Selenium
6 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Developer
2 25 (53.19%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Graduate
6 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Azure Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Quality Analyst
10 1 (2.13%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (2.13%) DevOps Developer
10 1 (2.13%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
2 14 (29.79%) CSS
2 14 (29.79%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (21.28%) XML
5 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
6 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
6 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
7 7 (14.89%) HTML5
7 7 (14.89%) Web Services
8 6 (12.77%) .NET Core
9 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 5 (10.64%) JSON
9 5 (10.64%) RESTful
9 5 (10.64%) XHTML
10 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
11 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Core
11 3 (6.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Digital Media
1 9 (19.15%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) MVC
3 17 (36.17%) TDD
4 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
5 13 (27.66%) BDD
6 10 (21.28%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.64%) ERP
8 5 (10.64%) Functional Programming
8 5 (10.64%) OO
8 5 (10.64%) OOP
8 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.38%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Microservices
10 2 (4.26%) Server Building
10 2 (4.26%) Smoke Testing
10 2 (4.26%) SOLID
10 2 (4.26%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) SQL
3 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
4 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.64%) PHP
6 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.26%) Python
9 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.13%) VMware