Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 45 85 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.59% 17.71% 20.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.91% 56.67% 53.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 78 115
Somerset median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +14.94%
10th Percentile £313 £218 £304
90th Percentile £451 £436 £445
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £41.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year - -0.66% +16.15%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 141 150 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.06% 31.25% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 108 174
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +14.24%
10th Percentile £228 £234 £275
90th Percentile £488 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 21
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -6.43% +17.45%
10th Percentile £51.25 £34.60 £39.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.60 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Somerset

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Somerset

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Somerset

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Somerset

.NET
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 within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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 +1 33 £375 +13.21% 21
Taunton -17 3 £390 +20.00% 9
Frome - 3 £325 - 3
Clevedon - 2 £356 -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for .NET.

1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
3 22 (48.89%) MVC
3 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (46.67%) SQL
5 20 (44.44%) HTML
6 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
6 19 (42.22%) CSS
7 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 13 (28.89%) jQuery
9 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
10 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (17.78%) REST
12 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
12 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
13 7 (15.56%) TDD
13 7 (15.56%) Web Development
13 7 (15.56%) Selenium
13 7 (15.56%) Java
14 6 (13.33%) C++
14 6 (13.33%) VBScript
14 6 (13.33%) Ant
14 6 (13.33%) JUnit
14 6 (13.33%) SOAP
14 6 (13.33%) XML
14 6 (13.33%) Python
14 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
14 6 (13.33%) HTTP
14 6 (13.33%) Jython

.NET
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 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.56%) Selenium
4 6 (13.33%) Ant
4 6 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.33%) HP UFT
4 6 (13.33%) JIRA
4 6 (13.33%) JUnit
4 6 (13.33%) Maven
4 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (11.11%) NUnit
6 2 (4.44%) FxCop
6 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.44%) ReSharper
6 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) French Language
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Test Automation Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 5 (11.11%) DBA
6 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) HTML
2 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
2 19 (42.22%) CSS
3 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (17.78%) REST
7 6 (13.33%) Gherkin
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
7 6 (13.33%) SOAP
7 6 (13.33%) XML
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Core
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.11%) WCF
9 3 (6.67%) Angular 2
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.67%) React
10 2 (4.44%) LESS
10 2 (4.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (48.89%) MVC
2 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (15.56%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) Web Development
4 6 (13.33%) BDD
4 6 (13.33%) Scrum
4 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) OOP
7 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) ETL
7 2 (4.44%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) C++
5 6 (13.33%) Groovy
5 6 (13.33%) Jython
5 6 (13.33%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) Ruby
5 6 (13.33%) VBScript
6 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) ES6
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) CA
1 6 (13.33%) HP
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) F5
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Veeam
4 1 (2.22%) VMware