Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 237 284 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.68% 7.30% 7.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.35% 29.49% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 164 203
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.43%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £269
90th Percentile £496 £488 £503
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year - +1.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 17
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41.25 £37.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £45.38 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +34.33%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 781 963 1099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.00% 24.76% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 564 703
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £259 £281 £268
90th Percentile £525 £512 £493
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 59 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £38.06 £18.22 £18.13
90th Percentile £50.80 £59.31 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +16 48 £350 +7.69% 35
Portsmouth +8 42 £325 -13.33% 8
Basingstoke -19 22 £425 +6.25% 8
Winchester +7 15 £500 +44.93% 12
Andover +1 15 £413 +17.86% 7
Havant -7 15 £400 +20.75%
Eastleigh +7 10 £375 +15.38% 1
Hook +14 8 £258 -21.97% 1
Fareham +6 7 £375 +25.00% 2
Farnborough +6 6 £375 -9.09% 4
Aldershot - 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 £188 - 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 149 (62.87%) C#
2 111 (46.84%) SQL Server
3 98 (41.35%) MVC
4 97 (40.93%) JavaScript
5 90 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (36.71%) Microsoft
7 78 (32.91%) CSS
8 75 (31.65%) HTML
9 72 (30.38%) ASP.NET
10 71 (29.96%) Web Services
11 62 (26.16%) SQL
12 60 (25.32%) Windows
13 59 (24.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 52 (21.94%) Visual Studio
15 50 (21.10%) REST
16 43 (18.14%) Web Development
16 43 (18.14%) XML
16 43 (18.14%) Java
17 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
18 41 (17.30%) .NET Framework
19 37 (15.61%) Scrum
19 37 (15.61%) Oracle
20 36 (15.19%) Test Automation
21 35 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
22 33 (13.92%) WCF
23 31 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
23 31 (13.08%) TypeScript
24 30 (12.66%) Security Cleared
25 29 (12.24%) jQuery
25 29 (12.24%) Ajax

.NET
Co-occurring 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 18 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.22%) IIS
3 9 (3.80%) JBoss
3 9 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (2.53%) CMS
5 5 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.69%) Apache
6 4 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.42%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (5.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.11%) PaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.69%) IaaS
4 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.27%) Serverless
5 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.84%) Force.com
5 2 (0.84%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (0.84%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.42%) CloudSense
6 1 (0.42%) GitHub
6 1 (0.42%) npm
6 1 (0.42%) Office 365
6 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.75%) PuTTY
1 16 (6.75%) WinSCP
2 12 (5.06%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.22%) Network Security
4 8 (3.38%) CTI
5 6 (2.53%) Internet
6 4 (1.69%) SMS
7 3 (1.27%) DNS
7 3 (1.27%) IMAP
7 3 (1.27%) SMTP
8 2 (0.84%) Broadband
8 2 (0.84%) Intranet
8 2 (0.84%) LAN
9 1 (0.42%) Firewall
9 1 (0.42%) SAN
9 1 (0.42%) SSL
9 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (8.02%) Oracle Database
3 19 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (7.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (4.22%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.69%) GIS
10 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.84%) MySQL
12 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.84%) SSDT
13 1 (0.42%) DocumentDB
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 59 (24.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (21.94%) Visual Studio
3 25 (10.55%) Selenium
4 22 (9.28%) Git (software)
5 20 (8.44%) SpecFlow
6 18 (7.59%) Eclipse
6 18 (7.59%) HP UFT
6 18 (7.59%) Oracle APEX
7 17 (7.17%) Ant
8 16 (6.75%) SoapUI
8 16 (6.75%) TestNG
9 13 (5.49%) LoadRunner
10 10 (4.22%) WiX
11 9 (3.80%) NuGet
12 8 (3.38%) Moq
13 5 (2.11%) webpack
14 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
14 4 (1.69%) JIRA
14 4 (1.69%) MSTest
14 4 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 9 (3.80%) Finance
2 7 (2.95%) Retail
3 6 (2.53%) Aerospace
3 6 (2.53%) Banking
3 6 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.11%) Marketing
5 3 (1.27%) Advertising
6 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 182 (76.79%) Developer
2 87 (36.71%) .NET Developer
3 45 (18.99%) C# Developer
4 32 (13.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 22 (9.28%) Sitecore Developer
7 19 (8.02%) Web Developer
8 16 (6.75%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.06%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.64%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Analyst
11 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (3.38%) .NET Web Developer
13 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (3.38%) Test Analyst
13 8 (3.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.91%) CSS
2 75 (31.65%) HTML
3 72 (30.38%) ASP.NET
4 71 (29.96%) Web Services
5 50 (21.10%) REST
6 43 (18.14%) XML
7 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 41 (17.30%) .NET Framework
9 35 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (13.92%) WCF
11 29 (12.24%) Ajax
11 29 (12.24%) jQuery
12 24 (10.13%) Entity Framework
13 21 (8.86%) AngularJS
13 21 (8.86%) HTML5
14 16 (6.75%) JSON
15 15 (6.33%) LINQ
16 14 (5.91%) Kendo UI
16 14 (5.91%) LINQ to SQL
17 13 (5.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.38%) User Experience
2 4 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.84%) Fintech
4 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.84%) W3C
5 1 (0.42%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.42%) iPad
5 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.42%) NHS
5 1 (0.42%) Replication
5 1 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.32%) Windows
2 25 (10.55%) Linux
3 19 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (7.17%) Windows Server
5 14 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.69%) Unix
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (41.35%) MVC
2 90 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (18.14%) Web Development
4 37 (15.61%) Scrum
5 36 (15.19%) Test Automation
6 26 (10.97%) SDLC
6 26 (10.97%) TDD
7 23 (9.70%) Software Engineering
8 22 (9.28%) System Integration Testing
9 21 (8.86%) OOP
10 18 (7.59%) Front End Development
10 18 (7.59%) Migration
10 18 (7.59%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.17%) DevOps
12 16 (6.75%) Dependency Injection
13 15 (6.33%) API Testing
13 15 (6.33%) OOD
14 14 (5.91%) CRM
14 14 (5.91%) OWASP
14 14 (5.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 149 (62.87%) C#
2 97 (40.93%) JavaScript
3 62 (26.16%) SQL
4 43 (18.14%) Java
5 31 (13.08%) TypeScript
6 25 (10.55%) F#
7 15 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.64%) C++
9 7 (2.95%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.11%) ES6
10 5 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.69%) VBA
12 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.27%) Python
13 2 (0.84%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (0.84%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.84%) Ruby
13 2 (0.84%) VB
14 1 (0.42%) SOQL
14 1 (0.42%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 30 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.97%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.22%) ISEB
3 10 (4.22%) ISEB Practitioner
3 10 (4.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (3.38%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.95%) Degree
6 2 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.84%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (5.91%) vSphere
2 7 (2.95%) Docker
2 7 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.84%) vRealize
2 1 (0.42%) Packer
2 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 87 (36.71%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.61%) Oracle
3 22 (9.28%) Sitecore
4 18 (7.59%) HP
5 17 (7.17%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.17%) Telerik
6 15 (6.33%) VMware
7 12 (5.06%) Software AG
7 12 (5.06%) webMethods
8 7 (2.95%) IBM
9 5 (2.11%) Dynatrace
9 5 (2.11%) Informatica
9 5 (2.11%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.69%) ESRI
10 4 (1.69%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.69%) Pega
10 4 (1.69%) WSO2
11 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.84%) Sybase
12 1 (0.42%) Cisco