The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £241 per day in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 29 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.

.NET Developer
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3 1 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 8.82% 3.13% 28.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.68% 3.23% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 36
Median daily rate £241 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.36% +48.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £475 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £475 £490
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 £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +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 Taunton. 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
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31 31 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 91.18% 96.88% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 109
Median daily rate £290 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £530 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Taunton

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Taunton

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Taunton

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Taunton region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Sahi
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (25.00%) NServiceBus
6 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Kanban
6 2 (25.00%) WATIR

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) Sahi
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (25.00%) WATIR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
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