The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 21 21 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.74% 7.14% 14.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 50.00% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 14
Median daily rate £400 £325 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £285 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £530 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.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 Basingstoke with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 46 40 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 18.18% 14.29% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 33
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Basingstoke

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Basingstoke

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Basingstoke

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for .NET.

1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) CMS
4 12 (48.00%) EPiServer
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) Web Development
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) HTML5
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (24.00%) WCF
10 5 (20.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) REST
11 4 (16.00%) Web Services
11 4 (16.00%) SQL
11 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (12.00%) TDD
12 3 (12.00%) Content Management
12 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
12 3 (12.00%) CSS3
12 3 (12.00%) PaaS
12 3 (12.00%) BDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 13 (52.00%) CMS
2 12 (48.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (24.00%) CMS Developer
5 5 (20.00%) EPiServer Developer
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Azure Developer
7 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) Junior
9 1 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Release Manager
9 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) WinForms
8 2 (8.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
9 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
1 7 (28.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.00%) BDD
3 3 (12.00%) Content Management
3 3 (12.00%) SOLID
3 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.00%) Thunderhead
2 1 (4.00%) TIBCO