The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

.NET Developer
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 25 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 18 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.57% 3.66% 8.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.00% 4.04% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 23
Median daily rate £380 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £271 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £411 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  

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 200 223 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 95.24% 90.65% 96.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 114 180
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £187 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 43
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.53% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

.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 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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
Taunton - 12 £375 -
Bath +5 6 £400 +28.00% 5
.NET Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) C#
4 15 (53.57%) Scrum
4 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
5 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (35.71%) Java
9 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 9 (32.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (28.57%) BDD
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 6 (21.43%) Open Source
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
12 5 (17.86%) HTML
12 5 (17.86%) CSS
12 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
12 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (14.29%) TDD
13 4 (14.29%) JIRA
13 4 (14.29%) WPF
13 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
13 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (7.14%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
5 2 (7.14%) Sahi
5 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
5 2 (7.14%) WATIR
6 1 (3.57%) MSTest
6 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) WPF
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Core
7 3 (10.71%) Angular 2
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) XML
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
8 2 (7.14%) jQuery
9 1 (3.57%) Ext JS
9 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
3 13 (46.43%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (28.57%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (21.43%) Open Source
7 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) Microservices
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Web Development
10 2 (7.14%) OOP
10 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
10 2 (7.14%) User Stories
11 1 (3.57%) OO
11 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik
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