The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.34% 5.75% 6.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.09% 22.83% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 18
Median daily rate £375 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £223 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £490 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 92 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.23% 25.21% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 75 73
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -61.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 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 30 June 2016.

.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 30 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
6 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 5 (19.23%) MVC
7 5 (19.23%) WinForms
8 4 (15.38%) VB
8 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) QA
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL
9 3 (11.54%) OO
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
9 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
9 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.69%) HDInsight
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) MS Access
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) GoogleTest
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Test Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) CRM Developer
6 2 (7.69%) DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) WinForms
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.69%) CSS3
4 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) MVC
1 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
2 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (11.54%) OO
2 3 (11.54%) SDLC
2 3 (11.54%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) VB
5 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) VBA
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Capita
3 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) RedGate
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore