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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.23% 5.41% 8.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.36% 23.08% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £418 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% +36.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £336 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £484 £381
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 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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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
33 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.38% 23.42% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 11
Average daily rate £325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £315 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £418 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 October 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 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) MS Project
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (12.50%) V-Model
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) jQuery
9 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Programmer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) GIS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.25%) SignalR
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) EMV
2 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) V-Model
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Epicor
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) Telerik
3 1 (6.25%) Google
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