The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 25 32 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11 5 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.29% 1.89% 15.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 1.91% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 46
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.59% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 201 262 333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.63% 98.87% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 138 207
Median daily rate £350 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +141.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £45.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Somerset

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Somerset

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Somerset over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Somerset

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Somerset

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bath +5 6 £375 +25.00% 4
Taunton -1 4 £260 -45.21% 1
Clevedon - 1 - -
.NET Developer
South West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, .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 Somerset region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) C#
3 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (60.61%) MVC
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
5 16 (48.48%) HTML
6 14 (42.42%) Scrum
7 13 (39.39%) HTML5
8 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) Web Development
9 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (30.30%) CSS
11 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
12 8 (24.24%) Finance
13 7 (21.21%) WPF
13 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
14 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (18.18%) LINQ
14 6 (18.18%) jQuery
15 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
15 5 (15.15%) QA
15 5 (15.15%) TDD
15 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.09%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.06%) Sahi
5 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.06%) WATIR
6 1 (3.03%) NuGet
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (48.48%) HTML
4 13 (39.39%) HTML5
5 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
8 7 (21.21%) WPF
9 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (18.18%) jQuery
9 6 (18.18%) LINQ
10 4 (12.12%) .NET Core
10 4 (12.12%) Angular 2
11 3 (9.09%) Ext JS
11 3 (9.09%) Web Services
11 3 (9.09%) XML
12 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
12 2 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) MVC
3 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Microservices
6 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) Kanban
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 2 (6.06%) Open Source
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
4 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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