The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 190 207 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 9.21% 11.86% 10.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.06% 37.23% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 114 81
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 16
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
542 556 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.27% 31.86% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 325 245
Average daily rate £365 £341 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
South East

.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 23 July 2014.

.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 23 July 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
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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 -3 61 £365 -7.00% 4
Southampton -3 24 £375 -1.96% 27
Basingstoke -11 16 £363 +16.93% 9
Havant +4 6 - -
Portsmouth -5 4 £338 -20.58% 15
Farnborough - 4 £338 - 6
Winchester 0 2 £285 -8.80% 5
Aldershot - 1 £363 -
Petersfield - 1 £325 - 3
Liss - - - -
Brockenhurst - - - -
Fareham - - - - 3
Fordingbridge - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Romsey - - - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 238 (61.82%) ASP.NET
2 221 (57.40%) C#
3 205 (53.25%) JavaScript
4 181 (47.01%) HTML
5 174 (45.19%) Oracle
6 169 (43.90%) Security Cleared
7 150 (38.96%) Microsoft
8 149 (38.70%) SC Cleared
9 147 (38.18%) HP
10 140 (36.36%) JSP
11 131 (34.03%) SQL Server
12 130 (33.77%) ISTQB
13 106 (27.53%) SQL
14 95 (24.68%) Windows
15 87 (22.60%) UNIX
16 85 (22.08%) VB
17 79 (20.52%) QuickTest Pro
18 71 (18.44%) MVC
19 70 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
20 69 (17.92%) Oracle EBS
21 68 (17.66%) CRM
22 67 (17.40%) Knowledge Management
22 67 (17.40%) Test Automation
23 66 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 64 (16.62%) Test Scripting
25 60 (15.58%) TCP/IP
26 56 (14.55%) CSS
27 55 (14.29%) jQuery
28 52 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
28 52 (13.51%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 40 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.71%) IIS
3 10 (2.60%) CMS
4 8 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.04%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.04%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.78%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.78%) Apache
10 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.26%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 32 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.04%) MS Project
4 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.52%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.52%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 69 (17.92%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.78%) Magento
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.38%) SaaS
2 5 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.52%) PaaS
3 2 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (15.58%) TCP/IP
2 37 (9.61%) HTTPS
3 26 (6.75%) SAN
4 25 (6.49%) HTTP
5 21 (5.45%) SSL
6 20 (5.19%) DNS
7 16 (4.16%) Wireshark
8 15 (3.90%) Firewall
9 7 (1.82%) LDAP
10 6 (1.56%) Network Security
10 6 (1.56%) Internet
11 5 (1.30%) VPN
12 3 (0.78%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.52%) ATM
13 2 (0.52%) SSH
14 1 (0.26%) LAN
14 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 48 (12.47%) Oracle Reports
3 45 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (6.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.34%) MySQL
11 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.30%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.78%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
17 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 1 (0.26%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (20.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 32 (8.31%) Visual Studio
3 31 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.71%) LoadRunner
5 19 (4.94%) SoapUI
6 14 (3.64%) SpecFlow
7 13 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (2.60%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.08%) Selenium
9 8 (2.08%) Subversion
10 7 (1.82%) NUnit
11 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.04%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.78%) Moq
14 2 (0.52%) Hudson
14 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.52%) WiX
14 2 (0.52%) MSTest
14 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (5.19%) Finance
2 10 (2.60%) Military
3 9 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.30%) Back Office
5 5 (1.30%) Marketing
6 4 (1.04%) Retail
7 3 (0.78%) Banking
7 3 (0.78%) Electronics
7 3 (0.78%) Front Office
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 151 (39.22%) Developer
2 83 (21.56%) .NET Developer
3 63 (16.36%) Analyst
4 52 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 50 (12.99%) C# Developer
6 38 (9.87%) Tester
7 32 (8.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (7.53%) Test Manager
9 25 (6.49%) Test Leader
10 22 (5.71%) Test Specialist
11 20 (5.19%) Architect
12 18 (4.68%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.64%) Automation Tester
14 13 (3.38%) VB.NET Developer
14 13 (3.38%) Consultant
15 11 (2.86%) Web Developer
15 11 (2.86%) Software Developer
16 10 (2.60%) Technical Architect
17 9 (2.34%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (61.82%) ASP.NET
2 181 (47.01%) HTML
3 140 (36.36%) JSP
4 56 (14.55%) CSS
5 55 (14.29%) jQuery
6 52 (13.51%) Web Services
6 52 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (11.17%) XML
8 35 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 33 (8.57%) WCF
10 24 (6.23%) SOAP
11 19 (4.94%) WPF
12 18 (4.68%) Ajax
13 17 (4.42%) XSLT
14 16 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (3.90%) Middleware
16 14 (3.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 12 (3.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (2.86%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.34%) Management Information System
1 9 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
1 9 (2.34%) Mobile App
2 6 (1.56%) Replication
3 5 (1.30%) Xbox
3 5 (1.30%) Blog
4 4 (1.04%) Mathematics
5 3 (0.78%) E-Learning
5 3 (0.78%) SCORM
5 3 (0.78%) FMCG
6 2 (0.52%) DTV
6 2 (0.52%) PKI
6 2 (0.52%) NHS
6 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.26%) Wiki
7 1 (0.26%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.26%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.26%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 95 (24.68%) Windows
2 87 (22.60%) UNIX
3 47 (12.21%) Linux
3 47 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (10.91%) Windows XP
6 39 (10.13%) Windows 2000
7 9 (2.34%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.82%) Android
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (18.44%) MVC
2 68 (17.66%) CRM
3 67 (17.40%) Knowledge Management
3 67 (17.40%) Test Automation
4 64 (16.62%) Test Scripting
5 43 (11.17%) Scrum
6 42 (10.91%) Software Testing
7 41 (10.65%) Test Strategy
8 35 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (8.83%) Project Management
10 27 (7.01%) Workflow
11 26 (6.75%) SOA
12 23 (5.97%) Validation
12 23 (5.97%) Functional Testing
13 19 (4.94%) Performance Testing
14 18 (4.68%) TDD
14 18 (4.68%) Software Engineering
15 16 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (3.64%) OO
16 14 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 221 (57.40%) C#
2 205 (53.25%) JavaScript
3 106 (27.53%) SQL
4 85 (22.08%) VB
5 52 (13.51%) Java
6 38 (9.87%) VB.NET
7 17 (4.42%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.42%) VBScript
7 17 (4.42%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.64%) C
9 12 (3.12%) PHP
9 12 (3.12%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.60%) Ruby
11 9 (2.34%) C++
12 8 (2.08%) VB6
13 4 (1.04%) VBA
14 3 (0.78%) Python
14 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 169 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 149 (38.70%) SC Cleared
3 130 (33.77%) ISTQB
4 70 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 66 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 47 (12.21%) DV Cleared
7 27 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (4.68%) MCITP
10 14 (3.64%) Degree
11 13 (3.38%) ISEB
12 7 (1.82%) MCSE
13 6 (1.56%) CCNA
13 6 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (1.04%) CCNP
15 3 (0.78%) MCP
16 2 (0.52%) CISSP
17 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.86%) QA
2 7 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.16%) Nmap
2 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (12.21%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (4.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (4.16%) Nessus
4 4 (1.04%) Puppet
4 4 (1.04%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 174 (45.19%) Oracle
2 150 (38.96%) Microsoft
3 147 (38.18%) HP
4 20 (5.19%) Citrix
5 17 (4.42%) Cisco
6 11 (2.86%) ESRI
7 7 (1.82%) Telerik
7 7 (1.82%) Twitter
8 6 (1.56%) Ektron
8 6 (1.56%) SAP
9 5 (1.30%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.04%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.78%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.78%) JBoss
11 3 (0.78%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.78%) Adobe
11 3 (0.78%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.78%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.78%) VMware
11 3 (0.78%) Serena
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LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 290 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
ARM Utilities
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Talent International
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Probable extensions
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gosport
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
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Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Southampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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