The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.13% 3.81% 8.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.74% 17.39% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £463 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +51.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.01% 21.90% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 14
Average daily rate £350 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) User Experience
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) WinForms
1 2 (20.00%) Ajax
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) D3.js
2 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (10.00%) SignalR
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EMV
1 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Epicor
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
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