Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 25 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET 48 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.62% 6.57% 10.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.21% 16.80% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 25
Devon median daily rate £327 £405 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.26% +24.62% +8.33%
10th Percentile £264 £215 £185
90th Percentile £388 £579 £375
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Devon median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +26.13% -
10th Percentile £35.25 £35.00 £15.05
90th Percentile £37.75 £35.00 £41.65
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year -1.84% +213.46% -62.86%

.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 129 256 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.85% 39.14% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 152 96
Devon median daily rate £389 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +25.93% -10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £291 £186
90th Percentile £538 £550 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Devon median hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.67% -16.67% +130.77%
10th Percentile £27.15 £35.00 £29.35
90th Percentile £36.85 £45.88 £51.73
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.11% +7.14% +5.99%

.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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +11 36 £327 -7.89% 19
Honiton - 5 - - 4
Plymouth +8 2 £303 -39.50% 2
Newton Abbot - 1 - -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 41 (85.42%) C#
2 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 27 (56.25%) T-SQL
4 25 (52.08%) SQL
5 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 17 (35.42%) MVC
8 16 (33.33%) TDD
8 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 15 (31.25%) Web Services
10 14 (29.17%) NUnit
10 14 (29.17%) BDD
11 11 (22.92%) CSS
11 11 (22.92%) HTML
12 10 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (16.67%) Microservices
13 8 (16.67%) SOLID
13 8 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (16.67%) Scrum
13 8 (16.67%) RESTful
13 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (16.67%) JSON
13 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (14.58%) Open Source
14 7 (14.58%) SaaS
14 7 (14.58%) Web Design
14 7 (14.58%) OO
15 6 (12.50%) OOP

.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 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Power BI
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) NUnit
2 6 (12.50%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (10.42%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) JMeter
5 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.33%) Tester
8 3 (6.25%) Developer in Test
8 3 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.17%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 15 (31.25%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) HTML
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (16.67%) JSON
4 8 (16.67%) RESTful
5 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (12.50%) CSS3
5 6 (12.50%) HTML5
6 5 (10.42%) .NET Core
6 5 (10.42%) React
6 5 (10.42%) REST
6 5 (10.42%) XHTML
6 5 (10.42%) XML
7 4 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (6.25%) JSON Schema
8 3 (6.25%) Node.js
9 2 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 17 (35.42%) MVC
4 16 (33.33%) TDD
5 14 (29.17%) BDD
6 10 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.67%) Microservices
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) SOLID
7 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.58%) OO
8 7 (14.58%) Open Source
8 7 (14.58%) Web Design
9 6 (12.50%) OOP
10 5 (10.42%) ERP
10 5 (10.42%) Functional Programming
10 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (10.42%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) C#
2 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 27 (56.25%) T-SQL
4 25 (52.08%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) GCP
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Atlassian
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Ivanti
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) VMware