The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 15 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 Farnborough 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.09% 24.14% 13.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 58.33% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 30.91% 41.38% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Average daily rate £388 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £344 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £12.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -68.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Hampshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Advertising

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Mocha
2 1 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WF
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle