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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 20 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.42% 7.14% 7.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.55% 18.67% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 10
Median daily rate £275 £325 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £290 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £350 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +13.88% +4.34%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 110 75 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 42.47% 38.27% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 56 29
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 16 £481 - 3
Exeter -8 10 £275 -15.38% 11
Barnstaple - 1 £250 -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 34 (58.62%) C#
2 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
3 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
3 25 (43.10%) MVC
4 24 (41.38%) CSS
5 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 23 (39.66%) HTML
6 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (36.21%) Web Services
7 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
8 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (25.86%) WCF
9 15 (25.86%) jQuery
10 14 (24.14%) Oracle
11 13 (22.41%) SOAP
11 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (22.41%) REST
12 12 (20.69%) WebSphere
12 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
12 12 (20.69%) Java
13 10 (17.24%) IBM
13 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
13 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
14 9 (15.52%) JSON
14 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
15 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
15 8 (13.79%) WPF
15 8 (13.79%) IIS
15 8 (13.79%) JBoss

.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 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
1 12 (20.69%) WebSphere
2 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 8 (13.79%) IIS
2 8 (13.79%) JBoss
2 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.34%) Jetty
3 6 (10.34%) Mongrel
3 6 (10.34%) nginx
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.62%) Google App Engine
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.34%) HTTP
2 6 (10.34%) SSL
3 5 (8.62%) DHCP
3 5 (8.62%) DNS
3 5 (8.62%) FTP
3 5 (8.62%) IPsec
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.34%) Travis CI
2 5 (8.62%) Toad
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Advertising
2 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Developer
2 31 (53.45%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Software Developer
4 12 (20.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (13.79%) SQL Developer
7 7 (12.07%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Consultant
9 4 (6.90%) Angular Developer
9 4 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
2 24 (41.38%) CSS
3 23 (39.66%) HTML
4 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (36.21%) Web Services
6 15 (25.86%) jQuery
6 15 (25.86%) WCF
7 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (22.41%) REST
7 13 (22.41%) SOAP
8 9 (15.52%) JSON
9 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 8 (13.79%) WPF
10 7 (12.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.34%) J2EE
11 6 (10.34%) Servlets
11 6 (10.34%) XML
12 5 (8.62%) HTML5
13 4 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.72%) Fintech
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) MVC
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.07%) DevOps
3 7 (12.07%) Scrum
3 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.34%) Open Source
5 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.90%) Content Management
6 4 (6.90%) Microservices
6 4 (6.90%) Web Design
6 4 (6.90%) Web Development
7 3 (5.17%) OO
7 3 (5.17%) OOD
7 3 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.45%) SOA
8 2 (3.45%) SSADM
8 2 (3.45%) UML
8 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 23 (39.66%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) Perl
9 1 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle
3 10 (17.24%) IBM
4 6 (10.34%) Google
4 6 (10.34%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com