The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hampshire / Andover
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 6.25% 54.55% 28.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 83.33% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Median daily rate £348 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.13% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14 36 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 29.17% 65.45% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Andover

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Andover

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Andover region with a requirement for .NET.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
3 12 (80.00%) SpecFlow
4 11 (73.33%) F#
4 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (73.33%) Oracle
5 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
6 9 (60.00%) DevOps
6 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (60.00%) BDD
6 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 9 (60.00%) XML
6 9 (60.00%) Windows
6 9 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
7 8 (53.33%) vRealize
7 8 (53.33%) Linux
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (53.33%) HP
7 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (53.33%) Web Services
7 8 (53.33%) IIS

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) PuTTY
1 8 (53.33%) WinSCP
2 4 (26.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
1 12 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (53.33%) HP UFT
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (53.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (26.67%) Ant
5 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) LoadRunner
5 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
5 4 (26.67%) TestNG
5 4 (26.67%) Toad
6 3 (20.00%) Moq
6 3 (20.00%) MSTest
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (20.00%) webpack
7 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
7 2 (13.33%) NuGet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) OAuth2
5 3 (20.00%) OpenID
5 3 (20.00%) React
5 3 (20.00%) Redux
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) Node.js
6 2 (13.33%) OAuth
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) SAML
6 2 (13.33%) XML-RPC
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 9 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
7 6 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
8 5 (33.33%) Migration
9 4 (26.67%) Full Text Search
9 4 (26.67%) MVC
9 4 (26.67%) OWASP
9 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) F#
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
7 3 (20.00%) ES6
8 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
2 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.67%) SAP