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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 12 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 13 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.15% 5.88% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.21% 19.05% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £375 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £288 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £363 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +41.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £47.83 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £47.83 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
38 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.76% 30.88% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 17
Median daily rate £400 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 2
Median hourly rate £44.75 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% +8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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
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 23 January 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 20 (80.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) Replication
8 6 (24.00%) Validation
8 6 (24.00%) XML Messaging
8 6 (24.00%) Telerik
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) C++
8 6 (24.00%) MFC
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) Code Coverage
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
8 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server

.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
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Software Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) MFC
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) XML Messaging
3 5 (20.00%) WCF
4 4 (16.00%) Ajax
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) COM
7 1 (4.00%) EDI
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Code Coverage
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (24.00%) Validation
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Wireframes
7 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
9 1 (4.00%) SOA
9 1 (4.00%) SOLID
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Telerik
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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