The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 37 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 31.36% 47.83% 20.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 82.22% 95.65% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
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£425 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.NET
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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 Gosport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 38.14% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Gosport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Gosport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Gosport

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 75 (98.68%) JavaScript
1 75 (98.68%) ASP.NET
2 72 (94.74%) JSP
2 72 (94.74%) HTML
2 72 (94.74%) HP
2 72 (94.74%) ISTQB
3 71 (93.42%) Security Cleared
4 68 (89.47%) SC Cleared
5 64 (84.21%) Oracle
6 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
6 61 (80.26%) Knowledge Management
7 53 (69.74%) Project Management
8 46 (60.53%) Oracle EBS
9 45 (59.21%) UNIX
10 44 (57.89%) Oracle Reports
10 44 (57.89%) Test Scripting
10 44 (57.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 36 (47.37%) DV Cleared
12 35 (46.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 28 (36.84%) TCP/IP
14 27 (35.53%) Citrix
14 27 (35.53%) SAN
15 21 (27.63%) MS Excel
16 18 (23.68%) C#
17 17 (22.37%) VB
17 17 (22.37%) CRM
17 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (22.37%) HP Quality Center
18 16 (21.05%) Test Automation

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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.

Applications
1 21 (27.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 46 (60.53%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 27 (35.53%) SAN
3 7 (9.21%) HTTPS
4 6 (7.89%) Wireshark
4 6 (7.89%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (57.89%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Analyst
1 28 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Test Leader
2 15 (19.74%) Test Specialist
3 9 (11.84%) Test Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Tester
4 6 (7.89%) Security Specialist
5 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Automation Specialist
6 3 (3.95%) Security Tester
6 3 (3.95%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Integration Tester
6 3 (3.95%) Integration Test Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.32%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.32%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (98.68%) ASP.NET
2 72 (94.74%) JSP
2 72 (94.74%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.95%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.63%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (59.21%) UNIX
2 16 (21.05%) Linux
3 12 (15.79%) Windows
4 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.21%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (80.26%) Knowledge Management
2 53 (69.74%) Project Management
3 44 (57.89%) Test Scripting
4 17 (22.37%) CRM
5 16 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 15 (19.74%) Functional Testing
7 14 (18.42%) Security Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Software Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Data Migration
9 6 (7.89%) Workflow
9 6 (7.89%) Validation
9 6 (7.89%) Migration
10 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
11 2 (2.63%) CMMI
12 1 (1.32%) MVC
12 1 (1.32%) Performance Testing
12 1 (1.32%) Load Testing
12 1 (1.32%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (98.68%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) C#
3 17 (22.37%) VB
4 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.26%) SQL
6 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (94.74%) ISTQB
2 71 (93.42%) Security Cleared
3 68 (89.47%) SC Cleared
4 44 (57.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 36 (47.37%) DV Cleared
6 35 (46.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (18.42%) MCITP
9 8 (10.53%) ISEB
10 3 (3.95%) CCNP
10 3 (3.95%) CCNA
10 3 (3.95%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.89%) Nessus
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (94.74%) HP
2 64 (84.21%) Oracle
3 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.53%) Citrix
5 14 (18.42%) Cisco