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 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 31 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.79% 7.39% 6.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.60% 21.14% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 5
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£370 £373 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% -2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £520 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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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
86 123 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.75% 34.94% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 94 34
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
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 £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

.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 28 July 2015.

.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 28 July 2015, 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 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 23 (46.94%) C#
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) HTML
6 15 (30.61%) SQL
7 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 13 (26.53%) CSS
8 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
8 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
9 12 (24.49%) Finance
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.45%) UNIX
10 11 (22.45%) Knowledge Management
10 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
11 10 (20.41%) jQuery
11 10 (20.41%) Security Testing
11 10 (20.41%) Java
12 9 (18.37%) JSP
12 9 (18.37%) Linux
12 9 (18.37%) Cisco
12 9 (18.37%) HP
12 9 (18.37%) ISEB
12 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (18.37%) MCITP
12 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
12 9 (18.37%) MVC
12 9 (18.37%) Telecoms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) Umbraco
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.12%) Kentico
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (2.04%) DNN
5 1 (2.04%) Node.js
5 1 (2.04%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) InfoPath
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) Extranet
2 2 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) FitNesse
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.12%) Hudson
3 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
3 8 (16.33%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Test Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Siebel Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 13 (26.53%) CSS
4 10 (20.41%) jQuery
5 9 (18.37%) JSP
6 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.20%) HTML5
7 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.16%) XML
8 4 (8.16%) XHTML
9 3 (6.12%) SOAP
9 3 (6.12%) Web Services
9 3 (6.12%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.12%) CSS3
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.08%) Ajax
11 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) W3C
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) Streaming Music
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) UNIX
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Knowledge Management
3 10 (20.41%) Security Testing
4 9 (18.37%) MVC
5 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (12.24%) Content Management
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.16%) Migration
8 4 (8.16%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) CRM
8 4 (8.16%) Coaching
9 3 (6.12%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.12%) SDLC
9 3 (6.12%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.12%) User Stories
9 3 (6.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) C#
3 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
5 10 (20.41%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.12%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) MCITP
2 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
2 9 (18.37%) ISEB
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 7 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) HP
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 4 (8.16%) Telerik
5 3 (6.12%) ESRI
5 3 (6.12%) EPiServer
6 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.08%) Guidewire
6 2 (4.08%) Nintex
6 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) Siebel
6 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.04%) Alterian
7 1 (2.04%) Ektron
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