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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.82% 10.17% 7.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 48.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Average daily rate £375 £330 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £347 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
Hampshire

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
24 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.53% 21.19% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 5
Average daily rate £300 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.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
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 30 April 2016.

.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 30 April 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) WPF
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) Telerik
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) MCITP
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) WPF
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.88%) Django
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Security Auditing
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) XAML
6 1 (5.88%) Delphi
6 1 (5.88%) Pascal
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCITP
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCAD
3 1 (5.88%) MCSD
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Telerik
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
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Connectus
Rate: £16 - £25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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