The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 24 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 158 157 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.06% 7.63% 12.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.83% 28.09% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 71 136
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £515 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
.NET
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 559 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.49% 27.15% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 319 361
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 16
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £32.50 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

.NET
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport -2 26 £375 -10.71% 1
Farnborough +8 17 £333 -1.48% 4
Basingstoke -3 15 £365 +2.45% 5
Southampton -15 12 £370 +6.47% 32
Andover 0 10 £350 - 1
Portsmouth +3 7 £325 -7.14% 13
Hook - 6 £325 -
Havant +7 4 - - 1
Winchester -19 3 £438 +53.50% 10
Fareham - 2 £370 - 6
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 133 (51.75%) C#
2 131 (50.97%) ASP.NET
3 113 (43.97%) Microsoft
4 112 (43.58%) JavaScript
5 108 (42.02%) SQL Server
6 97 (37.74%) Security Cleared
7 91 (35.41%) HTML
8 86 (33.46%) SC Cleared
9 79 (30.74%) Oracle
10 77 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (24.51%) SQL
12 60 (23.35%) Windows
13 55 (21.40%) MVC
14 52 (20.23%) UNIX
15 51 (19.84%) HP
15 51 (19.84%) jQuery
16 45 (17.51%) CSS
17 43 (16.73%) MS Excel
18 41 (15.95%) JSP
19 38 (14.79%) ISTQB
20 35 (13.62%) Test Scripting
20 35 (13.62%) Java
21 33 (12.84%) Linux
22 32 (12.45%) Visual Studio
23 31 (12.06%) VB
24 28 (10.89%) IIS
24 28 (10.89%) Oracle Database
24 28 (10.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
25 27 (10.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
25 27 (10.51%) Knowledge Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (10.89%) IIS
2 23 (8.95%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.61%) CMS
4 13 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (3.11%) WordPress
5 8 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.95%) Apache
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.17%) Kentico
8 2 (0.78%) Node.js
8 2 (0.78%) Drupal
8 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.39%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.39%) Smallworld
9 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.39%) JBoss
9 1 (0.39%) DNN
9 1 (0.39%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 43 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.72%) MS Office
3 3 (1.17%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (7.00%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.56%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.39%) Agresso
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.56%) SaaS
3 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.00%) SAN
2 12 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.28%) Internet
4 6 (2.33%) Intranet
5 5 (1.95%) LAN
5 5 (1.95%) WAN
6 4 (1.56%) HTTP
6 4 (1.56%) SMS
7 3 (1.17%) VPN
7 3 (1.17%) SSL
7 3 (1.17%) Firewall
7 3 (1.17%) SSH
8 2 (0.78%) DNS
9 1 (0.39%) ATM
9 1 (0.39%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.39%) Network Security
9 1 (0.39%) Wireless
9 1 (0.39%) Extranet
9 1 (0.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.89%) Oracle Database
3 23 (8.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (7.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (6.61%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (4.67%) MySQL
9 10 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (3.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (3.11%) DB2
12 7 (2.72%) MS Access
13 6 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
14 5 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.95%) Lumira
14 5 (1.95%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.95%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (1.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 32 (12.45%) Visual Studio
2 26 (10.12%) Selenium
2 26 (10.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.84%) NUnit
4 14 (5.45%) WebDriver
5 11 (4.28%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.28%) HP UFT
5 11 (4.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (3.89%) JMeter
6 10 (3.89%) SoapUI
7 9 (3.50%) SpecFlow
7 9 (3.50%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (3.11%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.11%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.95%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.95%) Subversion
9 5 (1.95%) TestComplete
10 4 (1.56%) Hudson
11 3 (1.17%) JSUnit
11 3 (1.17%) FitNesse
General
1 22 (8.56%) Finance
2 12 (4.67%) Military
2 12 (4.67%) Retail
3 9 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.11%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.33%) Marketing
6 3 (1.17%) Banking
6 3 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 111 (43.19%) Developer
2 60 (23.35%) .NET Developer
3 42 (16.34%) Analyst
4 23 (8.95%) C# Developer
5 22 (8.56%) Test Analyst
6 20 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (7.39%) Tester
8 18 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.61%) Programmer
9 17 (6.61%) Test Specialist
10 15 (5.84%) Architect
11 14 (5.45%) Consultant
12 12 (4.67%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (4.67%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.28%) Test Team Leader
14 9 (3.50%) Automation Tester
15 8 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (3.11%) Change Manager
15 8 (3.11%) Web Developer
16 7 (2.72%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (50.97%) ASP.NET
2 91 (35.41%) HTML
3 51 (19.84%) jQuery
4 45 (17.51%) CSS
5 41 (15.95%) JSP
6 26 (10.12%) Web Services
6 26 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (9.34%) Ajax
8 23 (8.95%) .NET Framework
8 23 (8.95%) HTML5
9 20 (7.78%) WCF
10 18 (7.00%) XML
11 17 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (5.84%) REST
12 15 (5.84%) SOAP
13 13 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (4.28%) CSS3
14 11 (4.28%) Entity Framework
15 7 (2.72%) AngularJS
16 6 (2.33%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.84%) N-Tier
2 12 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.33%) Social Network
4 6 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.33%) Social Media
4 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.95%) User Experience
5 5 (1.95%) iSeries
6 4 (1.56%) Life Science
6 4 (1.56%) PKI
6 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.17%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.17%) AS400
7 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.17%) NHS
7 3 (1.17%) W3C
8 2 (0.78%) GIS
8 2 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (23.35%) Windows
2 52 (20.23%) UNIX
3 33 (12.84%) Linux
4 19 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.50%) HPUX
7 5 (1.95%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.56%) Android
8 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.17%) Windows CE
9 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (21.40%) MVC
3 35 (13.62%) Test Scripting
4 27 (10.51%) Knowledge Management
5 25 (9.73%) TDD
5 25 (9.73%) Project Management
6 23 (8.95%) Test Automation
7 21 (8.17%) Scrum
8 20 (7.78%) SDLC
9 19 (7.39%) BDD
9 19 (7.39%) Security Testing
10 17 (6.61%) Web Development
11 16 (6.23%) OO
11 16 (6.23%) Test Strategy
12 15 (5.84%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.45%) Integration Testing
13 14 (5.45%) Content Management
13 14 (5.45%) CRM
13 14 (5.45%) Migration
13 14 (5.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (51.75%) C#
2 112 (43.58%) JavaScript
3 63 (24.51%) SQL
4 35 (13.62%) Java
5 31 (12.06%) VB
6 26 (10.12%) PowerShell
7 25 (9.73%) C++
8 24 (9.34%) VB.NET
9 21 (8.17%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.11%) VBScript
10 8 (3.11%) PHP
11 6 (2.33%) C
11 6 (2.33%) Python
12 5 (1.95%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.56%) Perl
13 4 (1.56%) XAML
14 3 (1.17%) VBA
15 2 (0.78%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.39%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 97 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 86 (33.46%) SC Cleared
3 38 (14.79%) ISTQB
4 28 (10.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 27 (10.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 27 (10.51%) ISEB
6 23 (8.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (7.39%) DV Cleared
8 18 (7.00%) MCITP
8 18 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.50%) Degree
10 6 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.78%) CCNA
12 1 (0.39%) MCSE
12 1 (0.39%) MCTS
12 1 (0.39%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.11%) SLA
1 8 (3.11%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.28%) Active Directory
1 11 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 113 (43.97%) Microsoft
2 79 (30.74%) Oracle
3 51 (19.84%) HP
4 27 (10.51%) Citrix
5 19 (7.39%) Cisco
6 13 (5.06%) Telerik
7 12 (4.67%) VMware
8 11 (4.28%) Google
9 8 (3.11%) Sitecore
10 7 (2.72%) Twitter
11 6 (2.33%) Facebook
11 6 (2.33%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.95%) IBM
12 5 (1.95%) SAP
12 5 (1.95%) Coremetrics
13 4 (1.56%) Endeca
13 4 (1.56%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.56%) ESRI
13 4 (1.56%) Intergraph
14 3 (1.17%) F5
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