The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 18.52% 12.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 42.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 37.04% 29.17% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Andover region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Andover

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) CMS
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (28.57%) Content Management
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) C++
7 4 (28.57%) VBScript
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
8 3 (21.43%) Facebook
8 3 (21.43%) Twitter
8 3 (21.43%) Rackspace

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) WordPress
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SMS
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
1 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Automation Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Change Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 2 (14.29%) JSF
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) XML-RPC
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Social Network
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Google
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 3 (21.43%) Facebook
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter
3 3 (21.43%) Rackspace
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft