The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Basingstoke region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 28 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.17% 2.88% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.94% 6.19% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate £388 £409 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.19% +42.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 113 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.96% 46.50% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 69 27
Average daily rate £375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.13 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
Hampshire

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) MVC
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
4 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (63.16%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) HTML
6 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (52.63%) XML
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
8 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
9 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
9 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (42.11%) SaaS
9 8 (42.11%) WCF
9 8 (42.11%) jQuery
9 8 (42.11%) Kanban
9 8 (42.11%) TDD
9 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
9 8 (42.11%) Scrum
9 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (36.84%) CMS
10 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
10 7 (36.84%) LINQ
10 7 (36.84%) Ektron

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (36.84%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) ArcGIS
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
1 4 (21.05%) NCrunch
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) ReSharper
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 10 (52.63%) XML
6 8 (42.11%) WCF
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (36.84%) LINQ
8 4 (21.05%) Sass
8 4 (21.05%) LESS
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
8 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (21.05%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) XSLT
10 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (42.11%) Kanban
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) System Testing
7 3 (15.79%) DSDM
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Ektron
3 4 (21.05%) Twitter
4 2 (10.53%) ESRI
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle