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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.93% 6.25% 11.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 24.24% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 15
Median daily rate £345 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £280 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £426 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.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
26 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.26% 25.78% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 29
Median daily rate £373 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 8 December 2016, 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 21 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
5 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (21.43%) Replication
7 6 (21.43%) Telerik
7 6 (21.43%) Validation
7 6 (21.43%) XML Messaging
7 6 (21.43%) Code Coverage
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) C++
7 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) MFC
7 6 (21.43%) MySQL
7 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (21.43%) DevOps

.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 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C++ Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) MFC
1 6 (21.43%) XML
1 6 (21.43%) XML Messaging
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) WCF
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) COM
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) EDI
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) JSP
6 1 (3.57%) Kendo UI
6 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Code Coverage
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (21.43%) SDLC
3 6 (21.43%) Validation
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Data Transformation
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) SOLID
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Telerik
3 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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