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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing .NET 117 135 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.52% 6.75% 5.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.62% 28.85% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 82 88
Median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £44.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

.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 395 468 468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.01% 23.41% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 319 316
Median daily rate £388 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% -1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.27 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.31 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.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 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Portsmouth +13 27 £313 -14.67% 26
Southampton +2 15 £375 -6.25% 21
Basingstoke -9 9 £406 +20.37% 5
Winchester +13 8 £423 +26.11% 14
Eastleigh - 6 £400 - 1
Hook - 6 £325 - 1
Andover -8 4 £370 +2.06% 5
Fareham - 3 £350 - 4
Farnborough +4 2 £381 -23.75% 8
Havant -2 2 £388 +10.71% 2
Waterlooville - 1 £188 -
Fleet - 1 £525 - 4
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 180 (72.87%) C#
2 120 (48.58%) SQL Server
2 120 (48.58%) MVC
3 110 (44.53%) JavaScript
4 105 (42.51%) ASP.NET
5 102 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (34.41%) Microsoft
7 84 (34.01%) SQL
8 82 (33.20%) CSS
9 70 (28.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 69 (27.94%) HTML
11 59 (23.89%) Web Services
12 54 (21.86%) Windows
12 54 (21.86%) jQuery
13 52 (21.05%) .NET Framework
14 50 (20.24%) REST
15 49 (19.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (19.03%) Visual Studio
17 46 (18.62%) Scrum
18 45 (18.22%) XML
19 43 (17.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 38 (15.38%) Security Cleared
21 36 (14.57%) WCF
22 33 (13.36%) Sitecore
22 33 (13.36%) Entity Framework
23 32 (12.96%) Web Development
23 32 (12.96%) TDD
24 31 (12.55%) Ajax
24 31 (12.55%) SC Cleared
25 30 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure

.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 28 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 26 (10.53%) CMS
3 22 (8.91%) IIS
4 17 (6.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (4.45%) EPiServer
6 9 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.43%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.21%) Apache
9 3 (1.21%) JBoss
9 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.40%) Captiva
10 1 (0.40%) CMS400.NET
10 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.40%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.83%) Office 365
3 6 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.43%) PaaS
4 5 (2.02%) IaaS
5 4 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.21%) GitHub
6 3 (1.21%) Mailgun
7 2 (0.81%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.64%) PuTTY
1 9 (3.64%) WinSCP
2 5 (2.02%) Internet
3 4 (1.62%) DNS
3 4 (1.62%) LAN
3 4 (1.62%) LDAP
4 2 (0.81%) IMAP
4 2 (0.81%) Intranet
4 2 (0.81%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.81%) SMTP
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
5 1 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (48.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (8.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.67%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (3.64%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.24%) MySQL
8 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.83%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.02%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.21%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (1.21%) GIS
13 2 (0.81%) MS Access
14 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 70 (28.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (19.03%) Visual Studio
3 21 (8.50%) Selenium
4 18 (7.29%) SpecFlow
5 17 (6.88%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 13 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 12 (4.86%) HP UFT
7 12 (4.86%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (3.64%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.24%) JIRA
10 6 (2.43%) Moq
10 6 (2.43%) NUnit
11 5 (2.02%) Ant
11 5 (2.02%) MSTest
11 5 (2.02%) NuGet
11 5 (2.02%) TestNG
11 5 (2.02%) webpack
12 4 (1.62%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.62%) Toad
General
1 11 (4.45%) Finance
2 9 (3.64%) Advertising
3 5 (2.02%) Marketing
3 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.62%) Publishing
5 3 (1.21%) Electronics
6 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Military
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 204 (82.59%) Developer
2 107 (43.32%) .NET Developer
3 44 (17.81%) C# Developer
4 37 (14.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (13.36%) Sitecore Developer
6 32 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 29 (11.74%) Software Developer
8 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (4.86%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.45%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
12 9 (3.64%) SQL Developer
13 8 (3.24%) .NET Web Developer
13 8 (3.24%) C++ Developer
13 8 (3.24%) C++/Java Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Java Developer
13 8 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (42.51%) ASP.NET
2 82 (33.20%) CSS
3 69 (27.94%) HTML
4 59 (23.89%) Web Services
5 54 (21.86%) jQuery
6 52 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 50 (20.24%) REST
8 49 (19.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 45 (18.22%) XML
10 43 (17.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (14.57%) WCF
12 33 (13.36%) Entity Framework
13 31 (12.55%) Ajax
14 18 (7.29%) AngularJS
14 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 18 (7.29%) HTML5
15 16 (6.48%) LINQ
16 14 (5.67%) WPF
17 13 (5.26%) ADO.NET
18 12 (4.86%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.24%) N-Tier
1 8 (3.24%) User Experience
2 7 (2.83%) Client/Server
2 7 (2.83%) Replication
3 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.02%) W3C
4 4 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.62%) NHS
5 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) iPad
6 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.40%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.86%) Windows
2 20 (8.10%) Linux
2 20 (8.10%) Windows Server
3 16 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.02%) Android
5 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.62%) Unix
6 4 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.81%) Solaris
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (48.58%) MVC
2 102 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (18.62%) Scrum
4 32 (12.96%) TDD
4 32 (12.96%) Web Development
5 27 (10.93%) SDLC
6 24 (9.72%) Migration
7 20 (8.10%) Test Automation
8 19 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 18 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.88%) BDD
10 17 (6.88%) DevOps
11 15 (6.07%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (6.07%) Test Strategy
12 14 (5.67%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.45%) Test Scripting
14 10 (4.05%) System Integration Testing
14 10 (4.05%) UML
15 9 (3.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 180 (72.87%) C#
2 110 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 84 (34.01%) SQL
4 27 (10.93%) Java
5 19 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 17 (6.88%) VB
7 16 (6.48%) F#
8 14 (5.67%) TypeScript
9 13 (5.26%) C++
9 13 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.02%) ES6
11 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.62%) Python
12 4 (1.62%) VBScript
13 3 (1.21%) C
13 3 (1.21%) VBA
14 2 (0.81%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.81%) PHP
14 2 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.55%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.05%) Degree
4 7 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.43%) ISEB
6 5 (2.02%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.62%) MCSE
7 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (3.64%) vSphere
2 7 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.62%) Docker
4 4 (1.62%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.81%) Samba
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.24%) vRealize
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (34.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.36%) Sitecore
3 23 (9.31%) Oracle
4 16 (6.48%) Telerik
5 14 (5.67%) HP
6 12 (4.86%) VMware
7 11 (4.45%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.43%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.62%) IBM
9 4 (1.62%) Nintex
10 3 (1.21%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.21%) SAP
10 3 (1.21%) WSO2
11 2 (0.81%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.40%) Cisco
12 1 (0.40%) EMC
12 1 (0.40%) Remedy
12 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
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