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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 26 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.91% 4.62% 8.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 25.42% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 7
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 £338 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £492 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
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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
143 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.03% 18.15% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 35 29
Average daily rate £350 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 (65.31%) C#
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) Scrum
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 18 (36.73%) Java
6 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.53%) SOAP
7 13 (26.53%) Web Services
8 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
8 12 (24.49%) SoapUI
8 12 (24.49%) SpecFlow
9 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
10 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.37%) HTML
11 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
11 9 (18.37%) BDD
11 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
12 8 (16.33%) Data Transformation
12 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.33%) Ruby
12 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
13 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
13 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.29%) TDD
13 7 (14.29%) ISO 9001
13 7 (14.29%) MVC
13 7 (14.29%) C

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.04%) Kentico
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.04%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) SoapUI
1 12 (24.49%) SpecFlow
2 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Hudson
5 3 (6.12%) Subversion
5 3 (6.12%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.04%) NUnit
6 1 (2.04%) Introscope
6 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (8.16%) Back Office
2 2 (4.08%) Front Office
2 2 (4.08%) Electronics
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Administrator
5 6 (12.24%) DBA
5 6 (12.24%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (26.53%) SOAP
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
7 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (6.12%) WCF
8 2 (4.08%) XML
8 2 (4.08%) CSS3
9 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.04%) WinForms
9 1 (2.04%) Ajax
9 1 (2.04%) Middleware
9 1 (2.04%) XSLT
9 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) DTV
3 2 (4.08%) FMCG
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Android
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Scrum
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.37%) BDD
5 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
5 8 (16.33%) Data Transformation
5 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 7 (14.29%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) MVC
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) ETL
7 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.24%) Web Application Development
8 5 (10.20%) User Stories
9 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C#
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) Ruby
6 7 (14.29%) C
7 6 (12.24%) PHP
7 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.24%) VB
8 3 (6.12%) Python
9 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) ESRI
4 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.12%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) webMethods
6 1 (2.04%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.04%) BT
6 1 (2.04%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.04%) HP
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