The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 44 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 1.63% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 4.11% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 146 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.76% 39.78% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 109 36
Average daily rate £350 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Southampton region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Southampton region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) NSubstitute
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) W3C
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (20.00%) NSubstitute
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle