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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 159 168 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.21% 8.75% 8.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.12% 32.75% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 90 97
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£360 £349 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £439 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.63 £52.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.19% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £44.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.13 £146.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
.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
511 513 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.16% 26.72% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 307 269
Average daily rate £365 £332 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.98% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 March 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
Basingstoke +2 30 £365 -5.80% 5
Southampton -4 30 £388 +23.50% 17
Gosport +1 19 £405 +16.54% 1
Portsmouth -1 12 £324 -23.82% 6
Winchester -11 5 £301 +3.87% 12
Havant +1 4 £335 -25.55% 1
Petersfield - 4 £328 - 4
Hook -6 3 £314 -14.30%
Farnborough -9 3 £375 +26.05% 5
Aldershot +9 2 £288 -
Waterlooville - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 7
Fordingbridge - - - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 190 (57.06%) C#
2 177 (53.15%) ASP.NET
3 156 (46.85%) JavaScript
4 143 (42.94%) HTML
5 129 (38.74%) Microsoft
6 115 (34.53%) Security Cleared
7 113 (33.93%) SQL
8 109 (32.73%) SC Cleared
9 98 (29.43%) Oracle
10 90 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 89 (26.73%) SQL Server
12 70 (21.02%) MVC
12 70 (21.02%) HP
13 68 (20.42%) ISTQB
14 65 (19.52%) JSP
15 61 (18.32%) UNIX
16 58 (17.42%) CSS
17 57 (17.12%) Visual Studio
17 57 (17.12%) Windows
17 57 (17.12%) Knowledge Management
18 55 (16.52%) Scrum
19 49 (14.71%) Web Services
19 49 (14.71%) jQuery
20 48 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 48 (14.41%) Project Management
21 46 (13.81%) Java
22 44 (13.21%) Test Scripting
23 42 (12.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
24 40 (12.01%) Linux
25 39 (11.71%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 25 (7.51%) IIS
2 16 (4.80%) CMS
3 13 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.90%) Node.js
4 7 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.80%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.20%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.60%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.60%) Apache
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.30%) DNN
8 1 (0.30%) Drupal
8 1 (0.30%) Documentum
8 1 (0.30%) Kentico
8 1 (0.30%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.30%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.30%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 37 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.30%) MS Office
3 5 (1.50%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.90%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.30%) Simulink
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 38 (11.41%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.30%) SmartPlant
3 3 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.91%) SAN
2 26 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.10%) SSL
3 7 (2.10%) HTTP
4 6 (1.80%) Internet
5 4 (1.20%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.90%) SMTP
6 3 (0.90%) FTP
6 3 (0.90%) S/MIME
6 3 (0.90%) Intranet
6 3 (0.90%) Extranet
7 2 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 31 (9.31%) Oracle Database
4 23 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.30%) MS Access
6 10 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.00%) MySQL
7 8 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.80%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 57 (17.12%) Visual Studio
2 29 (8.71%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (3.00%) Subversion
5 9 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (2.70%) SpecFlow
6 8 (2.40%) Moq
6 8 (2.40%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.10%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.10%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.80%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.50%) JIRA
10 4 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.90%) Selenium
11 3 (0.90%) NetAdvantage
11 3 (0.90%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.60%) JUnit
12 2 (0.60%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.60%) NetBeans
General
1 39 (11.71%) Finance
2 12 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.40%) Military
4 7 (2.10%) Banking
5 5 (1.50%) Retail
6 4 (1.20%) Turkish Language
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 160 (48.05%) Developer
2 78 (23.42%) .NET Developer
3 54 (16.22%) Analyst
4 35 (10.51%) C# Developer
5 33 (9.91%) Programmer
6 29 (8.71%) Test Analyst
7 27 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (6.31%) Test Specialist
9 17 (5.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.20%) Tester
10 14 (4.20%) Analyst Programmer
11 13 (3.90%) Architect
11 13 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (3.60%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.30%) iOS Developer
14 9 (2.70%) Test Leader
14 9 (2.70%) Test Manager
15 8 (2.40%) Applications Developer
15 8 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
15 8 (2.40%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (53.15%) ASP.NET
2 143 (42.94%) HTML
3 65 (19.52%) JSP
4 58 (17.42%) CSS
5 49 (14.71%) Web Services
5 49 (14.71%) jQuery
6 48 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (10.21%) XML
8 30 (9.01%) HTML5
9 28 (8.41%) WCF
9 28 (8.41%) .NET Framework
10 20 (6.01%) Silverlight
11 18 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (4.80%) Entity Framework
13 12 (3.60%) iOS SDK
13 12 (3.60%) RESTful
13 12 (3.60%) REST
13 12 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 12 (3.60%) Ajax
14 10 (3.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.20%) Open Source
3 13 (3.90%) Data Structures
3 13 (3.90%) User Experience
4 12 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.30%) iPhone
6 8 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.50%) Life Science
9 4 (1.20%) PKI
10 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.30%) Replication
12 1 (0.30%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.30%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.30%) Social Media
12 1 (0.30%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.32%) UNIX
2 57 (17.12%) Windows
3 40 (12.01%) Linux
4 19 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.30%) Android
5 11 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.10%) Solaris
9 6 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.50%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.20%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (21.02%) MVC
3 57 (17.12%) Knowledge Management
4 55 (16.52%) Scrum
5 48 (14.41%) Project Management
6 44 (13.21%) Test Scripting
7 31 (9.31%) TDD
8 23 (6.91%) Software Engineering
8 23 (6.91%) Security Testing
9 19 (5.71%) Migration
10 16 (4.80%) CRM
10 16 (4.80%) Test Automation
11 13 (3.90%) Load Balancing
11 13 (3.90%) SOA
11 13 (3.90%) iOS Development
12 12 (3.60%) BDD
13 11 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.30%) Validation
13 11 (3.30%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 190 (57.06%) C#
2 156 (46.85%) JavaScript
3 113 (33.93%) SQL
4 46 (13.81%) Java
5 38 (11.41%) VB.NET
6 31 (9.31%) PL/SQL
7 29 (8.71%) PowerShell
8 27 (8.11%) C++
9 22 (6.61%) VB
10 17 (5.11%) Objective-C
11 15 (4.50%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.60%) VBA
12 12 (3.60%) C
13 11 (3.30%) PHP
13 11 (3.30%) Ruby
14 8 (2.40%) XAML
15 7 (2.10%) Python
16 6 (1.80%) Perl
17 3 (0.90%) Delphi
17 3 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 115 (34.53%) Security Cleared
2 109 (32.73%) SC Cleared
3 68 (20.42%) ISTQB
4 42 (12.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 38 (11.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 33 (9.91%) DV Cleared
7 31 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (6.91%) MCITP
10 21 (6.31%) ISEB
11 16 (4.80%) Degree
12 5 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.90%) CCNA
14 2 (0.60%) MCSE
14 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.30%) CCNP
15 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.50%) QA
2 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.10%) Samba
2 5 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.20%) Nessus
2 4 (1.20%) Nmap
3 2 (0.60%) Puppet
3 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.30%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) Nagios
4 1 (0.30%) AppManager
Vendors
1 129 (38.74%) Microsoft
2 98 (29.43%) Oracle
3 70 (21.02%) HP
4 24 (7.21%) Citrix
5 22 (6.61%) Cisco
6 21 (6.31%) VMware
7 15 (4.50%) Ektron
8 13 (3.90%) Telerik
9 9 (2.70%) Intergraph
10 6 (1.80%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.50%) SAP
12 3 (0.90%) Sybase
12 3 (0.90%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.90%) Apple
12 3 (0.90%) Nintex
12 3 (0.90%) ESRI
12 3 (0.90%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.60%) Thunderhead
13 2 (0.60%) Google
13 2 (0.60%) Guidewire
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LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Posted: 20 days ago
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