Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £332 per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 15 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 +13
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 3.88% 11.15% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 11.40% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 8
Exeter median daily rate £332 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% - -18.92%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £281
90th Percentile £425 £506 £403
Devon median daily rate £332 £300 £305
% change year-on-year +10.75% -1.64% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate - £23.53 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Exeter
Contract vacancies in Exeter with a recognized job title 295 272 228
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.47% 97.84% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 183 160
Exeter median daily rate £400 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.17% +10.11%
10th Percentile £138 £178 £218
90th Percentile £550 £492 £525
Devon median daily rate £400 £340 £373
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.85% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 8
Exeter median hourly rate £38.25 £27.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.84% +63.24% +36.00%
10th Percentile £15.03 £15.85 £9.13
90th Percentile £50.50 £130.88 £40.78
Devon median hourly rate £37.50 £19.75 £21.75
% change year-on-year +89.87% -9.20% +39.98%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Exeter

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Exeter.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Exeter

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Exeter

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) C
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
8 1 (8.33%) XML Schema

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) SOLID
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft