Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 277 192 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.29% 5.49% 6.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.98% 25.20% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 119 124
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +1.69%
10th Percentile £313 £312 £289
90th Percentile £525 £515 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £46.19 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% +8.68% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23.71 £43.62 £40.00
90th Percentile £58.38 £47.53 £49.38
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £46.69 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.09% +9.86% -10.53%

.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 1,260 762 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.16% 21.78% 24.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 448 512
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 26 46
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.32% -2.27%
10th Percentile £29.66 £33.39 £25.00
90th Percentile £57.40 £80.73 £56.13
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%

.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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +2 60 £400 +22.14% 21
Southampton -3 49 £450 +16.13% 39
Basingstoke +12 44 £400 -15.79% 14
Farnborough +11 34 £425 +13.33% 13
Andover +1 26 £413 +6.45% 5
Havant +2 25 £498 +24.38% 2
Fareham -7 6 £365 -30.48% 10
Aldershot -8 6 £325 - 2
Gosport - 5 £375 - 1
Winchester -13 4 £450 -10.22% 6
Hook -5 2 £375 +50.00% 2
Alton - 1 £500 - 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 194 (70.04%) C#
2 143 (51.62%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (50.18%) ASP.NET
4 130 (46.93%) JavaScript
5 122 (44.04%) SQL Server
5 122 (44.04%) MVC
6 107 (38.63%) CSS
7 101 (36.46%) SQL
8 97 (35.02%) HTML
9 87 (31.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 74 (26.71%) .NET Framework
11 71 (25.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (23.10%) Microsoft
13 63 (22.74%) Web Services
14 56 (20.22%) AngularJS
15 55 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
16 54 (19.49%) TDD
16 54 (19.49%) jQuery
17 52 (18.77%) RESTful
18 46 (16.61%) WCF
19 45 (16.25%) OO
20 44 (15.88%) Security Cleared
20 44 (15.88%) Entity Framework
21 43 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
22 40 (14.44%) Oracle
23 38 (13.72%) Git (software)
23 38 (13.72%) SC Cleared
24 37 (13.36%) Visual Studio
24 37 (13.36%) Scrum
25 35 (12.64%) .NET Core

.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 16 (5.78%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.61%) IIS
4 9 (3.25%) CMS
5 7 (2.53%) Confluence
6 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) Kentico
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) NUKE
2 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.81%) BlazeMeter
4 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.36%) Google Play
6 1 (0.36%) npm
6 1 (0.36%) Office 365
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.61%) Internet
2 6 (2.17%) DNS
2 6 (2.17%) Firewall
2 6 (2.17%) RFID
3 5 (1.81%) Intranet
4 4 (1.44%) IMAP
4 4 (1.44%) SMTP
5 3 (1.08%) HTTP
5 3 (1.08%) LAN
5 3 (1.08%) VPN
6 2 (0.72%) Broadband
6 2 (0.72%) VLAN
7 1 (0.36%) ICMP
7 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.36%) SNMP
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (44.04%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.89%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.08%) SSDT
11 2 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.72%) Big Data
11 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 38 (13.72%) Git (software)
2 37 (13.36%) Visual Studio
3 25 (9.03%) Visual Studio Team System
4 21 (7.58%) Oracle APEX
5 20 (7.22%) JIRA
6 17 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (2.89%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (2.89%) Selenium
8 8 (2.89%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.81%) eggPlant
10 5 (1.81%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.81%) JMeter
10 5 (1.81%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.81%) NeoLoad
10 5 (1.81%) Subversion
11 4 (1.44%) InstallShield
11 4 (1.44%) webpack
General
1 15 (5.42%) Automotive
2 10 (3.61%) Finance
3 7 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.17%) Publishing
5 2 (0.72%) Back Office
5 2 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Avionics
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 203 (73.29%) Developer
2 107 (38.63%) .NET Developer
3 55 (19.86%) C# Developer
4 35 (12.64%) Software Developer
5 31 (11.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (6.86%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.14%) Test Engineer
9 16 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 16 (5.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (5.78%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (4.69%) Tester
12 10 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (3.25%) BizTalk Developer
13 9 (3.25%) Test Automation Engineer
14 8 (2.89%) Angular Developer
14 8 (2.89%) Software Engineer
15 7 (2.53%) Architect
15 7 (2.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (50.18%) ASP.NET
2 107 (38.63%) CSS
3 97 (35.02%) HTML
4 87 (31.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 74 (26.71%) .NET Framework
6 71 (25.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (22.74%) Web Services
8 56 (20.22%) AngularJS
9 54 (19.49%) jQuery
10 52 (18.77%) RESTful
11 46 (16.61%) WCF
12 44 (15.88%) Entity Framework
13 35 (12.64%) .NET Core
14 30 (10.83%) REST
14 30 (10.83%) XML
15 28 (10.11%) React
16 25 (9.03%) Angular 2
17 24 (8.66%) Node.js
18 23 (8.30%) SOAP
19 20 (7.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.25%) User Experience
4 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.08%) Life Science
7 3 (1.08%) PKI
7 3 (1.08%) W3C
8 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.72%) EPoS
8 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.36%) Fintech
9 1 (0.36%) iPhone
9 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) Robotics
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.19%) Windows
2 16 (5.78%) Linux
3 12 (4.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.25%) Unix
5 5 (1.81%) Android
6 4 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (51.62%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (44.04%) MVC
3 55 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (19.49%) TDD
5 45 (16.25%) OO
6 37 (13.36%) Scrum
7 32 (11.55%) Test Automation
8 29 (10.47%) Test Scripting
9 28 (10.11%) Software Engineering
10 27 (9.75%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (9.03%) OOP
11 25 (9.03%) User Stories
12 23 (8.30%) Manual Testing
13 22 (7.94%) System Integration Testing
14 21 (7.58%) Front End Development
14 21 (7.58%) Web Development
15 20 (7.22%) Requirements Analysis
15 20 (7.22%) Unit Testing
16 19 (6.86%) Agile Testing
17 18 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 194 (70.04%) C#
2 130 (46.93%) JavaScript
3 101 (36.46%) SQL
4 31 (11.19%) PL/SQL
5 22 (7.94%) PowerShell
6 19 (6.86%) Java
7 16 (5.78%) TypeScript
8 15 (5.42%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.97%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.89%) VBScript
11 5 (1.81%) Python
12 4 (1.44%) C++
12 4 (1.44%) ES6
13 2 (0.72%) Delphi
13 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.36%) C
14 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.36%) Ruby
14 1 (0.36%) VB
14 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (15.88%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.72%) SC Cleared
3 27 (9.75%) ISEB
3 27 (9.75%) ISTQB
4 20 (7.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.53%) MCITP
6 7 (2.53%) MCSE
6 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.17%) Degree
8 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.36%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) QA
2 3 (1.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) Docker
5 1 (0.36%) Firmware
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.53%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.08%) SCCM
2 3 (1.08%) SCOM
3 2 (0.72%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Grafana
4 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) Packer
4 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.44%) Oracle
3 14 (5.05%) VMware
4 10 (3.61%) Atlassian
4 10 (3.61%) Citrix
5 9 (3.25%) Cisco
6 8 (2.89%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.53%) HP
8 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.08%) Ariba
10 2 (0.72%) Tableau
10 2 (0.72%) Telerik
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe
11 1 (0.36%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.36%) Capita
11 1 (0.36%) Databricks
11 1 (0.36%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.36%) Google
11 1 (0.36%) Infragistics
11 1 (0.36%) NetIQ