Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 18 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 8 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 6.20% 7.92% 22.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 8.08% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 43
Taunton median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% +9.38%
10th Percentile £347 £348 £287
90th Percentile £403 £520 £400
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Contract vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 127 99 186
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.45% 98.02% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 154
Taunton median daily rate £350 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -11.80% +5.29%
10th Percentile £111 £151 £296
90th Percentile £434 £486 £462
Somerset median daily rate £356 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +1.71% -3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Taunton median hourly rate £21.00 £12.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -22.22% +5.00%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.00 £13.15
90th Percentile £24.30 £14.13 £21.80
Somerset median hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -17.31% -33.76% +96.25%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Taunton region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
8 1 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (12.50%) HTML5
8 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (12.50%) CSS
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (12.50%) Eclipse

.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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP