The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 21 47 19
Rank change year-on-year +26 -28  
Contract jobs citing .NET 130 83 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.08% 3.81% 7.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.09% 18.82% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 80
Median daily rate £350 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £25.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +56.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £35.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 432 441 509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.52% 20.27% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 310 255
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £47.50 £40.35
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Hampshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Hampshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Hampshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +21 26 £310 -17.33% 24
Portsmouth +4 17 £313 +4.16% 17
Fareham +3 12 £250 -27.53% 8
Basingstoke 0 12 £400 +23.07% 11
Andover - 12 £400 - 2
Winchester +10 4 £350 +7.69% 4
Hook +2 1 - -
Eastleigh 0 1 £325 - 4
Havant -4 1 - - 1
Ringwood - 1 - - 1
Romsey - 1 £380 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 183 (76.57%) C#
2 111 (46.44%) SQL Server
3 101 (42.26%) JavaScript
3 101 (42.26%) SQL
4 100 (41.84%) ASP.NET
5 88 (36.82%) MVC
6 87 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 72 (30.13%) HTML
9 69 (28.87%) CSS
10 68 (28.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 56 (23.43%) Windows
12 48 (20.08%) WCF
13 45 (18.83%) Security Cleared
14 44 (18.41%) .NET Framework
15 42 (17.57%) XML
15 42 (17.57%) SC Cleared
16 40 (16.74%) Visual Studio
17 39 (16.32%) jQuery
18 36 (15.06%) Web Services
18 36 (15.06%) Scrum
19 33 (13.81%) VB.NET
19 33 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (13.39%) Oracle
21 31 (12.97%) IIS
21 31 (12.97%) Web Development
21 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (12.55%) Ajax
23 29 (12.13%) MS Excel
24 26 (10.88%) Migration

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 31 (12.97%) IIS
2 23 (9.62%) CMS
3 20 (8.37%) SharePoint
4 18 (7.53%) EPiServer
5 13 (5.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.26%) Commerce Server
9 3 (1.26%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.84%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.42%) CICS
11 1 (0.42%) CMS400.NET
11 1 (0.42%) Commerce Server 2007
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (12.13%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.02%) MS Office
3 9 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.77%) PaaS
3 7 (2.93%) Boomi
4 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.09%) IaaS
5 4 (1.67%) Office 365
6 3 (1.26%) Mailgun
6 3 (1.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.93%) PuTTY
1 7 (2.93%) WinSCP
2 6 (2.51%) LAN
3 5 (2.09%) Internet
4 4 (1.67%) LDAP
5 2 (0.84%) DNS
5 2 (0.84%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.84%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.84%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) HTTP
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) Skype
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (46.44%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (10.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (6.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (6.28%) MS Access
7 14 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.02%) Oracle Database
9 10 (4.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (3.77%) MySQL
11 8 (3.35%) NoSQL
11 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (2.93%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (1.26%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 68 (28.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (16.74%) Visual Studio
3 21 (8.79%) Selenium
3 21 (8.79%) SpecFlow
4 16 (6.69%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.02%) Eclipse
6 10 (4.18%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.18%) JIRA
7 9 (3.77%) HP UFT
7 9 (3.77%) webpack
8 8 (3.35%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (2.93%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.09%) Grunt
10 5 (2.09%) gulp
10 5 (2.09%) NuGet
10 5 (2.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.67%) Moq
11 4 (1.67%) MSTest
11 4 (1.67%) NUnit
11 4 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (4.60%) Finance
2 7 (2.93%) Advertising
3 6 (2.51%) Retail
4 5 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.67%) Electronics
5 4 (1.67%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Publishing
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 192 (80.33%) Developer
2 93 (38.91%) .NET Developer
3 37 (15.48%) Software Developer
4 31 (12.97%) C# Developer
5 20 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (7.95%) Microsoft Developer
7 13 (5.44%) Access Developer
7 13 (5.44%) SQL Developer
8 11 (4.60%) Sitecore Developer
9 10 (4.18%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (4.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.18%) Tester
10 9 (3.77%) Analyst
10 9 (3.77%) Azure Developer
10 9 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (3.77%) C++ Developer
10 9 (3.77%) C++/Java Developer
10 9 (3.77%) CMS Developer
10 9 (3.77%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (41.84%) ASP.NET
2 72 (30.13%) HTML
3 69 (28.87%) CSS
4 48 (20.08%) WCF
5 44 (18.41%) .NET Framework
6 42 (17.57%) XML
7 39 (16.32%) jQuery
8 36 (15.06%) Web Services
9 30 (12.55%) Ajax
10 26 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (10.46%) HTML5
12 24 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (9.62%) REST
14 22 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 22 (9.21%) LINQ
15 19 (7.95%) LINQ to SQL
16 17 (7.11%) AngularJS
17 14 (5.86%) Entity Framework
18 13 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 13 (5.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.11%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.18%) Replication
3 8 (3.35%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.93%) User Experience
5 5 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) PKI
8 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.42%) Vector Graphics
8 1 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.43%) Windows
2 15 (6.28%) Linux
3 11 (4.60%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.93%) Android
5 7 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.84%) Solaris
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (36.82%) MVC
2 87 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (15.06%) Scrum
4 31 (12.97%) Web Development
5 26 (10.88%) Migration
6 23 (9.62%) BDD
7 21 (8.79%) OOP
7 21 (8.79%) TDD
8 20 (8.37%) SDLC
9 18 (7.53%) OWASP
10 15 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.28%) Test Scripting
10 15 (6.28%) Test Strategy
11 14 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.44%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.02%) Defect Tracking
13 12 (5.02%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (5.02%) Secure Coding
13 12 (5.02%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (4.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 183 (76.57%) C#
2 101 (42.26%) JavaScript
2 101 (42.26%) SQL
3 33 (13.81%) VB.NET
4 23 (9.62%) VB
5 21 (8.79%) F#
6 19 (7.95%) Java
6 19 (7.95%) VBA
7 14 (5.86%) C++
8 12 (5.02%) TypeScript
9 10 (4.18%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.09%) C
10 5 (2.09%) ES6
11 4 (1.67%) Python
12 3 (1.26%) PHP
12 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.84%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.84%) Ruby
13 2 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (18.83%) Security Cleared
2 42 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.60%) Degree
4 6 (2.51%) ISEB
4 6 (2.51%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.84%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.26%) QA
1 3 (1.26%) SDET
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.93%) vSphere
2 6 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.67%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.84%) Samba
7 1 (0.42%) Docker
7 1 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) vRealize
2 1 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) SCOM
2 1 (0.42%) WMI
Vendors
1 85 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.39%) Oracle
3 12 (5.02%) Telerik
4 11 (4.60%) Sitecore
5 10 (4.18%) VMware
6 9 (3.77%) HP
7 7 (2.93%) Dell
7 7 (2.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.93%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.09%) SAP
9 2 (0.84%) Citrix
9 2 (0.84%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) Assembla
10 1 (0.42%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco
10 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.42%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.42%) Remedy
10 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
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