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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.43% 5.11% 7.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 18.68% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 18
Median daily rate £338 £370 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £418 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
44 91 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.91% 27.33% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 67 102
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.11%
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 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 20 (68.97%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
4 13 (44.83%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 10 (34.48%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) XML
9 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
9 6 (20.69%) HTML5
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (17.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
10 5 (17.24%) CMS
11 4 (13.79%) MVC
11 4 (13.79%) WinForms
11 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
11 4 (13.79%) Java
11 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (13.79%) CSS3
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
12 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.34%) TDD

.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 5 (17.24%) CMS
1 5 (17.24%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (6.90%) HDInsight
5 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) MS Access
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) GoogleTest
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) MSI
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) WiX
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL DBA
4 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.45%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.45%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (3.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) CSS3
5 4 (13.79%) WinForms
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.34%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) LINQ
7 2 (6.90%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.45%) Express
8 1 (3.45%) Kendo UI
8 1 (3.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.90%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) MVC
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
2 3 (10.34%) OO
2 3 (10.34%) TDD
3 2 (6.90%) CRM
3 2 (6.90%) DevOps
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) High Availability
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
3 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (6.90%) OOP
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.90%) SDLC
3 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Use Case
4 1 (3.45%) Database Security
4 1 (3.45%) Full Text Search
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) VB
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.90%) Apple
3 2 (6.90%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy