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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 189 164 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.78% 8.68% 7.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.76% 33.27% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 93 67
Average daily rate
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£365 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £400
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 £42.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.70% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £25.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.13 £144.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -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
595 493 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.64% 26.10% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 282 186
Average daily rate £355 £333 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 2 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 2 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 2 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 -4 35 £350 -6.66% 2
Gosport -2 32 £423 +24.26% 2
Southampton -14 20 £378 +20.96% 27
Farnborough -2 18 £488 +63.86% 6
Portsmouth -2 9 £328 +0.76% 11
Havant +8 8 £350 -22.22% 2
Winchester -10 3 £315 +8.62% 14
Petersfield - 3 £325 - 4
Aldershot +5 2 £288 -
Ringwood -1 1 £315 +9.56%
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 7
Fordingbridge - - - - 1
Waterlooville - - - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 194 (58.61%) C#
2 173 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 157 (47.43%) JavaScript
4 146 (44.11%) HTML
5 126 (38.07%) Microsoft
6 118 (35.65%) Security Cleared
7 112 (33.84%) SQL
8 111 (33.53%) SC Cleared
9 104 (31.42%) Oracle
10 92 (27.79%) SQL Server
11 91 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (21.75%) MVC
12 72 (21.75%) HP
13 70 (21.15%) ISTQB
14 68 (20.54%) JSP
15 60 (18.13%) UNIX
16 59 (17.82%) CSS
17 58 (17.52%) Visual Studio
17 58 (17.52%) Scrum
17 58 (17.52%) Knowledge Management
18 56 (16.92%) Windows
19 53 (16.01%) Web Services
19 53 (16.01%) Project Management
20 50 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC
21 46 (13.90%) Test Scripting
22 44 (13.29%) jQuery
23 43 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
24 42 (12.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
25 41 (12.39%) Oracle Reports
26 40 (12.08%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 28 (8.46%) IIS
2 18 (5.44%) CMS
3 14 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.93%) Node.js
5 9 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.81%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.21%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.60%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.60%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.60%) Apache
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.60%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.60%) Commerce Server 2007
9 2 (0.60%) Kentico
10 1 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Immediacy CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 34 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Simulink
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 43 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.32%) SmartPlant
3 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.57%) SAN
2 31 (9.37%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.02%) SSL
4 7 (2.11%) HTTP
5 5 (1.51%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.51%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.21%) Internet
7 3 (0.91%) S/MIME
7 3 (0.91%) FTP
7 3 (0.91%) SMTP
8 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.60%) Extranet
8 2 (0.60%) Firewall
8 2 (0.60%) Intranet
9 1 (0.30%) Network Security
9 1 (0.30%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (27.79%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.39%) Oracle Reports
3 31 (9.37%) Oracle Database
4 23 (6.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (3.32%) MS Access
7 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.81%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.51%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.21%) MySQL
13 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.91%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.60%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 58 (17.52%) Visual Studio
2 32 (9.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (7.25%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.63%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (3.32%) Moq
6 9 (2.72%) Subversion
6 9 (2.72%) Oracle APEX
7 8 (2.42%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.81%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.51%) JIRA
10 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.91%) NetAdvantage
10 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.60%) JUnit
11 2 (0.60%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.60%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.60%) Selenium
11 2 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 34 (10.27%) Finance
2 11 (3.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.72%) Military
4 6 (1.81%) Turkish Language
5 5 (1.51%) Banking
6 3 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Retail
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
1 166 (50.15%) Developer
2 81 (24.47%) .NET Developer
3 52 (15.71%) Analyst
4 36 (10.88%) C# Developer
5 30 (9.06%) Programmer
6 29 (8.76%) Test Analyst
7 28 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (5.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (5.74%) Test Specialist
9 15 (4.53%) Software Developer
10 14 (4.23%) Tester
11 13 (3.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.32%) iOS Developer
12 11 (3.32%) Analyst Programmer
13 10 (3.02%) Architect
13 10 (3.02%) Test Leader
14 8 (2.42%) Mobile Developer
14 8 (2.42%) Applications Manager
14 8 (2.42%) Test Manager
14 8 (2.42%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (52.27%) ASP.NET
2 146 (44.11%) HTML
3 68 (20.54%) JSP
4 59 (17.82%) CSS
5 53 (16.01%) Web Services
6 50 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (13.29%) jQuery
8 37 (11.18%) XML
9 31 (9.37%) WCF
10 29 (8.76%) .NET Framework
11 28 (8.46%) HTML5
12 17 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (4.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 15 (4.53%) Silverlight
15 13 (3.93%) Ajax
15 13 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 12 (3.63%) iOS SDK
16 12 (3.63%) RESTful
17 11 (3.32%) REST
17 11 (3.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.93%) Data Structures
3 12 (3.63%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.63%) User Experience
4 11 (3.32%) iPhone
5 9 (2.72%) Open Source
6 8 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.81%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.51%) Life Science
8 5 (1.51%) PKI
9 4 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.30%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.30%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.30%) Replication
12 1 (0.30%) Social Media
12 1 (0.30%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.13%) UNIX
2 56 (16.92%) Windows
3 38 (11.48%) Linux
4 19 (5.74%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.02%) Android
8 9 (2.72%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.11%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.11%) Solaris
10 5 (1.51%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (21.75%) MVC
3 58 (17.52%) Scrum
3 58 (17.52%) Knowledge Management
4 53 (16.01%) Project Management
5 46 (13.90%) Test Scripting
6 28 (8.46%) TDD
7 22 (6.65%) Software Engineering
8 18 (5.44%) Security Testing
9 17 (5.14%) Test Automation
9 17 (5.14%) Migration
9 17 (5.14%) CRM
10 14 (4.23%) SOA
10 14 (4.23%) Multithreading
11 13 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (3.93%) iOS Development
12 11 (3.32%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (3.32%) BDD
12 11 (3.32%) ITIL
12 11 (3.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 194 (58.61%) C#
2 157 (47.43%) JavaScript
3 112 (33.84%) SQL
4 40 (12.08%) Java
5 39 (11.78%) VB.NET
6 32 (9.67%) PL/SQL
7 28 (8.46%) C++
8 25 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 24 (7.25%) VB
10 17 (5.14%) Objective-C
11 14 (4.23%) T-SQL
12 13 (3.93%) VBA
13 12 (3.63%) C
14 10 (3.02%) PHP
14 10 (3.02%) Ruby
15 8 (2.42%) XAML
16 5 (1.51%) Python
17 3 (0.91%) Perl
17 3 (0.91%) VB6
18 2 (0.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 118 (35.65%) Security Cleared
2 111 (33.53%) SC Cleared
3 70 (21.15%) ISTQB
4 42 (12.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 40 (12.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 36 (10.88%) DV Cleared
7 23 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (5.44%) MCITP
10 17 (5.14%) ISEB
11 14 (4.23%) Degree
12 5 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.51%) VCP4
13 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.30%) MCSE
14 1 (0.30%) CCNP
14 1 (0.30%) CCNA
14 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.81%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.51%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.11%) Samba
2 5 (1.51%) Nmap
3 4 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.51%) Nessus
3 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) Nagios
4 1 (0.30%) AppManager
Vendors
1 126 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 104 (31.42%) Oracle
3 72 (21.75%) HP
4 26 (7.85%) Citrix
5 19 (5.74%) Cisco
5 19 (5.74%) VMware
6 17 (5.14%) Ektron
7 10 (3.02%) Telerik
8 9 (2.72%) Intergraph
9 6 (1.81%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.51%) SAP
11 4 (1.21%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.91%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.91%) Infragistics
13 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.60%) Apple
13 2 (0.60%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.60%) Nintex
13 2 (0.60%) Google
13 2 (0.60%) ESRI
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