Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 26 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 30 24 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.76% 5.25% 11.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 5.49% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 72
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £276
90th Percentile £424 £475 £400
South West median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +1.43% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £22.00 £53.27
% change year-on-year - -58.70% +11.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 499 437 701
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 95.62% 97.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 226 399
Somerset median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £150 £170 £254
90th Percentile £500 £488 £488
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 73 82
Somerset median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -36.31% +96.25%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £52.63 £42.45 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 17 £375 +25.00% 6
Taunton -2 9 £388 -8.82% 1
Frome - 3 £325 -
.NET Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) MVC
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
9 7 (23.33%) Scrum
10 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (16.67%) .NET Core
11 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (13.33%) jQuery
12 4 (13.33%) Web Development
12 4 (13.33%) Java
12 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (10.00%) SOLID
13 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (10.00%) Microservices
13 3 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 3 (10.00%) BDD

.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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) French Language
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) .NET Core
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) Angular 2
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) LESS
8 1 (3.33%) React
8 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (10.00%) Microservices
5 3 (10.00%) SOLID
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.33%) ES6
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) SAP
1 1 (3.33%) Telerik