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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.65% 9.90% 6.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Median daily rate £375 £330 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £284 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £351 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +25.00%
.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
34 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.36% 23.76% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 5
Median daily rate £350 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -17.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +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 26 May 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 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) WPF
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 4 (25.00%) Telerik
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 3 (18.75%) HP
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 3 (18.75%) MCITP
10 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) XAML
10 2 (12.50%) Finance

.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 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) WPF
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Security Auditing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 2 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCAD
4 1 (6.25%) MCSD
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Telerik
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) SAP