The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 27 June 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)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 6.21% 11.89% 7.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.94% 34.69% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 8
Median daily rate £340 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £342 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

.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 Exeter with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 69 49 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 38.98% 34.27% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 31
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Exeter

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Exeter over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Exeter

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Exeter region with a requirement for .NET.

1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.00%) WCF
9 3 (15.00%) jQuery
9 3 (15.00%) IIS
9 3 (15.00%) Java
10 2 (10.00%) Perl
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle
10 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 2 (10.00%) UML
10 2 (10.00%) SSADM
10 2 (10.00%) Apache
10 2 (10.00%) Python
10 2 (10.00%) XHTML

.NET
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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) WCF
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) WinForms
4 2 (10.00%) XHTML
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) SSADM
3 2 (10.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
Cardiff DT
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago