Period
to 21 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 323 256 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.74% 7.16% 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.28% 31.37% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 149 164
Hampshire median daily rate £398 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £309 £281 £302
90th Percentile £488 £475 £476
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £21.25 £41.25 £36.88
90th Percentile £57.33 £46.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.20 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.56% +6.34% -

.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 1,184 816 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.03% 22.83% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 466 651
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £281
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 55
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +23.29%
10th Percentile £21.90 £40.00 £18.22
90th Percentile £55.93 £48.22 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +11.89%

.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 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 September 2018. 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
Portsmouth +3 73 £350 +7.69% 31
Southampton -13 58 £413 +20.00% 36
Basingstoke +30 41 £425 +6.25% 18
Farnborough +6 25 £400 +6.67% 17
Andover +3 22 £363 -12.12% 5
Winchester -14 10 £350 -23.50% 8
Gosport - 9 £400 -
Havant -6 7 £450 -5.26% 6
Fareham -6 5 £390 +4.00% 7
Aldershot 0 4 £388 - 3
Hook 0 3 £395 +25.40%
Eastleigh -7 3 £450 +12.50% 5
Fleet -14 2 £320 -39.05% 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 238 (73.68%) C#
2 163 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (49.54%) SQL Server
4 149 (46.13%) JavaScript
5 124 (38.39%) Microsoft
6 121 (37.46%) ASP.NET
7 119 (36.84%) MVC
8 110 (34.06%) .NET Framework
9 106 (32.82%) SQL
10 81 (25.08%) HTML
11 78 (24.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 76 (23.53%) Web Services
13 73 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 72 (22.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 72 (22.29%) Oracle
15 69 (21.36%) CSS
16 64 (19.81%) Security Cleared
17 63 (19.50%) AngularJS
18 62 (19.20%) Scrum
19 58 (17.96%) TDD
19 58 (17.96%) SC Cleared
20 57 (17.65%) Test Automation
21 55 (17.03%) WCF
22 54 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
23 51 (15.79%) Windows
24 50 (15.48%) Visual Studio
24 50 (15.48%) Entity Framework
25 48 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
26 47 (14.55%) jQuery
27 43 (13.31%) RESTful

.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 27 (8.36%) IIS
2 16 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (3.41%) CMS
4 6 (1.86%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.55%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.24%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.24%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.24%) LiveCycle
7 3 (0.93%) Apache
7 3 (0.93%) Confluence
7 3 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.24%) NUKE
3 4 (1.24%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 72 (22.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.79%) Azure Functions
2 9 (2.79%) Serverless
3 7 (2.17%) PaaS
3 7 (2.17%) SaaS
4 5 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.55%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.93%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 2 (0.62%) Office 365
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.95%) Internet
2 11 (3.41%) DNS
2 11 (3.41%) PuTTY
2 11 (3.41%) WinSCP
3 10 (3.10%) IMAP
3 10 (3.10%) SMTP
4 6 (1.86%) HTTP
4 6 (1.86%) LAN
4 6 (1.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.55%) Wireless
6 4 (1.24%) SAN
7 3 (0.93%) Intranet
7 3 (0.93%) VPN
8 2 (0.62%) VLAN
9 1 (0.31%) Firewall
9 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.31%) SNMP
9 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (49.54%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (8.05%) Oracle Database
4 25 (7.74%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 15 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (4.02%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.72%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.10%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.86%) Big Data
14 5 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.24%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (15.48%) Visual Studio
2 48 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (9.60%) Selenium
4 28 (8.67%) Git (software)
5 27 (8.36%) Oracle APEX
6 24 (7.43%) SpecFlow
7 21 (6.50%) TeamCity
8 20 (6.19%) SoapUI
9 19 (5.88%) HP UFT
9 19 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 17 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (4.64%) JIRA
12 14 (4.33%) Ant
12 14 (4.33%) Eclipse
12 14 (4.33%) TestNG
13 13 (4.02%) LoadRunner
14 12 (3.72%) Bitbucket
14 12 (3.72%) Jenkins
15 10 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (2.79%) InstallShield
General
1 31 (9.60%) Finance
2 5 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (0.93%) Automotive
3 3 (0.93%) Electronics
4 2 (0.62%) Advertising
4 2 (0.62%) Back Office
4 2 (0.62%) Publishing
4 2 (0.62%) Retail
5 1 (0.31%) Avionics
5 1 (0.31%) Legal
5 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 205 (63.47%) Developer
2 108 (33.44%) .NET Developer
3 46 (14.24%) C# Developer
4 34 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 33 (10.22%) Software Developer
6 29 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (7.12%) Analyst
8 20 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (5.88%) Tester
10 18 (5.57%) Test Analyst
11 16 (4.95%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.33%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 13 (4.02%) Microsoft Developer
13 13 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (3.72%) Automation Test Analyst
14 12 (3.72%) Azure Developer
14 12 (3.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.41%) Automation Tester
15 11 (3.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (37.46%) ASP.NET
2 110 (34.06%) .NET Framework
3 81 (25.08%) HTML
4 78 (24.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 76 (23.53%) Web Services
6 73 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (21.36%) CSS
8 63 (19.50%) AngularJS
9 55 (17.03%) WCF
10 50 (15.48%) Entity Framework
11 47 (14.55%) jQuery
12 43 (13.31%) RESTful
13 41 (12.69%) .NET Core
14 36 (11.15%) XML
15 29 (8.98%) LINQ
16 27 (8.36%) REST
17 22 (6.81%) React
17 22 (6.81%) SOAP
18 21 (6.50%) Ajax
19 19 (5.88%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.10%) User Experience
5 9 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.48%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.48%) W3C
7 7 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.55%) PKI
9 3 (0.93%) Arduino
9 3 (0.93%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.62%) Fintech
11 1 (0.31%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.31%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.31%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.79%) Windows
2 23 (7.12%) Windows Server
3 22 (6.81%) Linux
4 14 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.79%) Android
6 9 (2.79%) Unix
7 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (36.84%) MVC
3 62 (19.20%) Scrum
4 58 (17.96%) TDD
5 57 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 54 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (10.84%) Kanban
8 32 (9.91%) Unit Testing
9 31 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (8.67%) OO
11 26 (8.05%) DevOps
11 26 (8.05%) Test Scripting
12 25 (7.74%) E-Commerce
12 25 (7.74%) Software Engineering
13 24 (7.43%) BDD
13 24 (7.43%) CRM
14 23 (7.12%) API Development
15 22 (6.81%) SDLC
15 22 (6.81%) Web Development
16 21 (6.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 238 (73.68%) C#
2 149 (46.13%) JavaScript
3 106 (32.82%) SQL
4 34 (10.53%) Java
5 25 (7.74%) VB.NET
6 21 (6.50%) PL/SQL
7 16 (4.95%) F#
8 15 (4.64%) C
9 14 (4.33%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.33%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.72%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.41%) C++
12 9 (2.79%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.48%) Python
14 5 (1.55%) VB
14 5 (1.55%) VBScript
15 4 (1.24%) VBA
16 3 (0.93%) PHP
17 2 (0.62%) Delphi
17 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (19.81%) Security Cleared
2 58 (17.96%) SC Cleared
3 29 (8.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 26 (8.05%) ISEB
5 19 (5.88%) Degree
6 17 (5.26%) ISTQB
7 12 (3.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.93%) MCSE
9 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.31%) CCIE
11 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.72%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (4.02%) vSphere
2 8 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.24%) Docker
5 4 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (4.95%) HP ALM
2 7 (2.17%) SCOM
3 5 (1.55%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.55%) SCCM
4 4 (1.24%) Terraform
5 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.93%) Puppet
5 3 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.93%) vRealize
6 1 (0.31%) Grafana
6 1 (0.31%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.31%) Packer
6 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 124 (38.39%) Microsoft
2 72 (22.29%) Oracle
3 28 (8.67%) HP
4 19 (5.88%) Software AG
4 19 (5.88%) VMware
4 19 (5.88%) webMethods
5 13 (4.02%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.41%) Citrix
7 10 (3.10%) Atlassian
8 8 (2.48%) Adobe
9 7 (2.17%) Capita
9 7 (2.17%) SAP
10 6 (1.86%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.24%) Autodesk
11 4 (1.24%) Google
11 4 (1.24%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.24%) Tableau
12 3 (0.93%) Ariba
12 3 (0.93%) Databricks
12 3 (0.93%) Nintex