The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 17 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 Hampshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 93 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 23 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% 1.47% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 5.18% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 8
Average daily rate £325 £370 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +32.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £37.50
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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 483 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.42% 28.36% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 301 184
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 46
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.13 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +18 5 £388 -5.19% 1
Southampton -7 4 £333 -11.33% 6
Farnborough - 2 £325 -
Portsmouth - 1 £425 - 2
Aldershot - - - -
Fareham - - - - 2
Petersfield - - - - 1
Winchester - - - - 2
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (82.35%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
5 27 (52.94%) SQL
6 26 (50.98%) MVC
7 25 (49.02%) HTML
8 22 (43.14%) CSS
8 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
9 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
9 20 (39.22%) XML
10 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
10 19 (37.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (35.29%) jQuery
11 18 (35.29%) Windows
12 16 (31.37%) TDD
12 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (25.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
14 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
14 12 (23.53%) WCF
14 12 (23.53%) Web Services
15 11 (21.57%) Scrum
15 11 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
16 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
16 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (17.65%) HTML5
17 9 (17.65%) CSS3

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (15.69%) IIS
3 8 (15.69%) CMS
4 4 (7.84%) ArcGIS
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.92%) MS Project Server
5 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Project
3 2 (3.92%) MS Office
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
1 4 (7.84%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.96%) VPN
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (37.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.80%) MySQL
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
6 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.92%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.96%) QlikView
9 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Selenium
2 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.80%) NUnit
4 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) ReSharper
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) NCrunch
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Hudson
5 2 (3.92%) MSTest
5 2 (3.92%) Moq
6 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (9.80%) Military
2 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Programmer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (5.88%) C# Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) Classic ASP Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Silverlight Developer
9 2 (3.92%) WPF Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Applications Architect
9 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 25 (49.02%) HTML
4 22 (43.14%) CSS
5 20 (39.22%) XML
6 18 (35.29%) jQuery
7 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (25.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (23.53%) Web Services
9 12 (23.53%) WCF
10 9 (17.65%) HTML5
10 9 (17.65%) CSS3
10 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (15.69%) Ajax
12 7 (13.73%) LINQ
13 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (11.76%) Classic ASP
13 6 (11.76%) XSLT
14 5 (9.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) MVC
2 16 (31.37%) TDD
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
5 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.69%) Kanban
6 8 (15.69%) Pair Programming
7 7 (13.73%) OOP
7 7 (13.73%) OO
7 7 (13.73%) SOA
7 7 (13.73%) Web Development
8 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.80%) Workflow
9 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
10 4 (7.84%) System Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.73%) C++
5 7 (13.73%) Java
6 6 (11.76%) C
7 4 (7.84%) Python
8 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.92%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Ektron
3 6 (11.76%) Serena
4 5 (9.80%) ESRI
5 4 (7.84%) Twitter
6 1 (1.96%) Endeca
6 1 (1.96%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco