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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 17.78% 5.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Average daily rate
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£333 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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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
32 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.56% 19.18% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 9
Average daily rate £345 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 28 August 2015, 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 16 (84.21%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Telerik
5 8 (42.11%) IIS
5 8 (42.11%) VB
5 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) SDLC
6 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
6 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
6 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) CRM
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (26.32%) Data Security
8 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (26.32%) FusionCharts
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) Retail
9 4 (21.05%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.79%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.79%) NUnit
4 3 (15.79%) JSUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) FusionCharts
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
3 3 (15.79%) Life Science
4 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) SDLC
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Data Security
4 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) VB
3 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) XAML
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Telerik
4 3 (15.79%) Aquila
4 3 (15.79%) Intergraph