The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 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 Framework
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.43% 0.41% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 1.27% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £263 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.21% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +48.23% -33.52%  

.NET Framework 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 Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 68 79 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 32.38% 32.78% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 70
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £401 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Median hourly rate £52.50 £38.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -29.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing .NET Framework 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 Framework in Somerset

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Somerset

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Somerset

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bath +7 3 £425 +61.90% 2
.NET Framework
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Somerset region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) QA
6 6 (42.86%) Selenium
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
6 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
6 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
6 6 (42.86%) SDLC
7 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) WATIR
7 5 (35.71%) Ruby
7 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Open Source
7 5 (35.71%) Sahi
7 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
7 5 (35.71%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript

.NET Framework
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 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
3 5 (35.71%) Sahi
3 5 (35.71%) WATIR
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
5 2 (14.29%) MSTest
5 2 (14.29%) NUnit
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Developer in Test
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
7 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Sencha
1 1 (7.14%) Telerik
Bath
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