The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.13% 18.45% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 67.86% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate £363 £488 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +63.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £420 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £510 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.NET
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 21.88% 27.18% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Average daily rate £375 £394 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 14 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Telerik
5 2 (25.00%) Life Science
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) SmartPlant
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) FusionCharts
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) Intergraph
5 2 (25.00%) Data Security
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) XAML
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (25.00%) IIS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) FusionCharts
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) XAML
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Intergraph
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin