The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 26 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.12% 5.71% 8.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.44% 34.55% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 8
Average daily rate
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£348 £383 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £470 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
.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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
141 55 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.63% 16.52% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 35 33
Average daily rate £370 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +79.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 32 (62.75%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
4 23 (45.10%) Scrum
5 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
6 17 (33.33%) Java
7 14 (27.45%) SOAP
8 13 (25.49%) Web Services
9 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 12 (23.53%) SoapUI
9 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
10 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
10 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
10 11 (21.57%) HTML
10 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.65%) BDD
13 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
13 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
13 8 (15.69%) Data Transformation
13 8 (15.69%) Ruby
13 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
13 8 (15.69%) CSS
13 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
14 7 (13.73%) C
14 7 (13.73%) Oracle
14 7 (13.73%) Degree
14 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.96%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) SoapUI
1 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
2 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.88%) FitNesse
6 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (5.88%) Hudson
7 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.96%) NUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Introscope
General
1 5 (9.80%) Back Office
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.76%) DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Classic ASP Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
2 14 (27.45%) SOAP
3 13 (25.49%) Web Services
4 11 (21.57%) HTML
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.69%) CSS
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (11.76%) jQuery
9 4 (7.84%) HTML5
10 3 (5.88%) XML
10 3 (5.88%) WCF
10 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (3.92%) CSS3
11 2 (3.92%) WinForms
11 2 (3.92%) Classic ASP
12 1 (1.96%) J2EE
12 1 (1.96%) XSLT
12 1 (1.96%) Middleware
12 1 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Replication
2 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) FMCG
3 2 (3.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Android
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Scrum
2 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 9 (17.65%) BDD
4 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
4 8 (15.69%) Data Transformation
4 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Integration Testing
5 7 (13.73%) MVC
5 7 (13.73%) TDD
6 6 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL
6 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.76%) ETL
7 5 (9.80%) User Stories
8 4 (7.84%) SOA
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.69%) Ruby
6 7 (13.73%) C
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.76%) VB
8 3 (5.88%) Python
9 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.96%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) ESRI
4 3 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.92%) webMethods
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) BT
6 1 (1.96%) Nintex
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