The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 9 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 18 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.92% 7.94% 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.91% 27.03% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £361 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £363 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +41.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year
- +16.09%

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
44 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.14% 29.37% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 13
Median daily rate £390 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +41.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for .NET.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) MVC
3 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (68.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (44.00%) HTML
8 11 (44.00%) Telerik
8 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (40.00%) Scrum
9 10 (40.00%) CSS
9 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (36.00%) Web Services
10 9 (36.00%) XML
10 9 (36.00%) Windows
10 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (32.00%) Web Development
11 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
12 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
12 7 (28.00%) MFC
12 7 (28.00%) MySQL
12 7 (28.00%) Java
12 7 (28.00%) C++
12 7 (28.00%) XML Messaging
12 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
12 7 (28.00%) Wireframes

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (24.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 9 (36.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (28.00%) MFC
5 7 (28.00%) XML Messaging
6 6 (24.00%) Ajax
6 6 (24.00%) WCF
7 5 (20.00%) Kendo UI
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (12.00%) jQuery
9 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 2 (8.00%) JSON
10 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (24.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) MVC
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) Web Development
5 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
6 6 (24.00%) Code Coverage
6 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (24.00%) Data Transformation
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (24.00%) SDLC
6 6 (24.00%) Validation
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
9 1 (4.00%) CRM
9 1 (4.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Telerik