Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET 32 74 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.62% 15.95% 8.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.69% 44.05% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 59 40
Devon median daily rate £393 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.83% -4.76% -15.44%
10th Percentile £205 £194 £218
90th Percentile £499 £417 £408
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.78% - -
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £23.53 £37.50
% change year-on-year +65.78% -37.27% -6.83%

.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 204 168 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 35.85% 36.21% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 114 155
Devon median daily rate £436 £323 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.19% -13.54% -0.53%
10th Percentile £296 £186 £263
90th Percentile £591 £498 £514
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +58.54% -78.19%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.64 £19.45
90th Percentile £48.80 £45.75 £27.15
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +32.41% -14.71% -

.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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -15 17 £385 +28.33% 4
Plymouth -18 8 £438 +98.86%
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 16 (50.00%) C#
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) MVC
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
6 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) IIS
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) Mongrel
7 5 (15.63%) Travis CI
7 5 (15.63%) J2EE
7 5 (15.63%) Servlets
7 5 (15.63%) Apache
7 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
7 5 (15.63%) DHCP
7 5 (15.63%) FTP
7 5 (15.63%) HTTP
7 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
7 5 (15.63%) DNS
7 5 (15.63%) VMware
7 5 (15.63%) IPsec

.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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) Jetty
2 5 (15.63%) Mongrel
2 5 (15.63%) nginx
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (15.63%) Google App Engine
3 5 (15.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DHCP
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
1 5 (15.63%) FTP
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
1 5 (15.63%) IPsec
1 5 (15.63%) SSL
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.13%) Biml
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.13%) Power BI
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Travis CI
3 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) FxCop
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) J2EE
2 5 (15.63%) Servlets
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.13%) Ajax
5 1 (3.13%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) LINQ
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) ETL
8 1 (3.13%) OO
8 1 (3.13%) OOP
8 1 (3.13%) Physics
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C#
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Go
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.63%) Xen
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.13%) Intel
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle