Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 342 321 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.66% 8.61% 7.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.79% 28.11% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 228 150
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.97% -6.13%
10th Percentile £331 £310 £263
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £53.75 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.57% -22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36.39 £21.93 £41.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £46.69 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £49.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -22.22% +12.50%

.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 1,043 1,142 835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 29.47% 30.62% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 743 461
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £350 £311 £258
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 37 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - -
10th Percentile £24.00 £21.90 £40.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

.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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Southampton +4 64 £444 +7.58% 34
Farnborough +8 55 £425 +6.25% 7
Portsmouth -4 53 £375 +7.14% 28
Basingstoke -1 36 £400 -5.88% 22
Havant +20 15 £495 +10.00% 3
Hook +9 13 £475 +20.25% 3
Andover -1 12 £425 +7.94% 2
Fareham -1 10 £438 +9.38% 9
Gosport +1 8 £600 +50.00% 2
Eastleigh +2 4 £425 -5.56% 5
Fleet +3 3 £300 -34.78% 5
Winchester +2 2 - - 4
Yateley - 1 - -
Alton - 1 £500 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 289 (84.50%) C#
2 173 (50.58%) ASP.NET
3 172 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (45.03%) MVC
5 150 (43.86%) JavaScript
6 116 (33.92%) SQL Server
7 108 (31.58%) CSS
8 106 (30.99%) HTML
9 94 (27.49%) Microsoft
9 94 (27.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 91 (26.61%) Azure
11 85 (24.85%) .NET Core
12 84 (24.56%) SQL
13 83 (24.27%) TDD
14 66 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 55 (16.08%) Web Services
16 54 (15.79%) jQuery
16 54 (15.79%) AngularJS
17 52 (15.20%) Security Cleared
18 51 (14.91%) Microservices
19 49 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (14.04%) .NET Framework
20 48 (14.04%) Git (software)
21 44 (12.87%) Windows
22 43 (12.57%) Oracle
22 43 (12.57%) BDD
23 42 (12.28%) OOP
24 40 (11.70%) REST
25 39 (11.40%) Test Automation
25 39 (11.40%) Java

.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 21 (6.14%) Umbraco
2 19 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.22%) Confluence
3 11 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.63%) CMS
4 9 (2.63%) EPiServer
5 8 (2.34%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.05%) Apache
7 5 (1.46%) Captiva
7 5 (1.46%) Documentum
8 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.88%) IIS
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.58%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) Kentico
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.29%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 21 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 91 (26.61%) Azure
2 20 (5.85%) Serverless
3 18 (5.26%) Azure Functions
4 17 (4.97%) PaaS
5 12 (3.51%) IaaS
6 10 (2.92%) Loggly
7 9 (2.63%) AWS
8 8 (2.34%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.46%) Power Platform
9 5 (1.46%) SaaS
10 4 (1.17%) BrowserStack
10 4 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.58%) Slack
12 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.29%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.29%) GitHub
12 1 (0.29%) Office 365
12 1 (0.29%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.29%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.88%) Broadband
1 3 (0.88%) Network Security
2 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.29%) SSL
2 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (33.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.14%) Redis
3 17 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.68%) MySQL
5 14 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.51%) MS Access
7 11 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
9 8 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.75%) Data Mart
11 6 (1.75%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (1.17%) Big Data
13 4 (1.17%) Power BI
14 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (9.06%) Visual Studio
3 31 (9.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 28 (8.19%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.73%) JIRA
6 19 (5.56%) Bitbucket
7 16 (4.68%) Selenium
7 16 (4.68%) SpecFlow
8 13 (3.80%) Babel
8 13 (3.80%) gulp
8 13 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 13 (3.80%) webpack
9 12 (3.51%) Jasmine
10 11 (3.22%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (2.92%) JMeter
12 9 (2.63%) WebDriver
13 8 (2.34%) Subversion
14 7 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (1.75%) Burp Suite
General
1 32 (9.36%) Finance
2 18 (5.26%) Retail
3 14 (4.09%) Military
4 11 (3.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.46%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.17%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.88%) Automotive
8 2 (0.58%) Games
8 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Avionics
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 269 (78.65%) Developer
2 132 (38.60%) .NET Developer
3 60 (17.54%) C# Developer
4 51 (14.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (11.99%) Software Developer
6 29 (8.48%) Full Stack Developer
7 27 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 23 (6.73%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (6.14%) Azure Developer
10 17 (4.97%) WinForms Developer
11 14 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (4.09%) WPF Developer
12 11 (3.22%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (2.92%) Analyst
13 10 (2.92%) C# WPF Developer
13 10 (2.92%) SharePoint Developer
13 10 (2.92%) Web Developer
14 9 (2.63%) Applications Developer
14 9 (2.63%) Ruby Developer
14 9 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (50.58%) ASP.NET
2 108 (31.58%) CSS
3 106 (30.99%) HTML
4 94 (27.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 85 (24.85%) .NET Core
6 66 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 55 (16.08%) Web Services
8 54 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 54 (15.79%) jQuery
9 48 (14.04%) .NET Framework
10 40 (11.70%) REST
11 28 (8.19%) WinForms
11 28 (8.19%) XML
12 27 (7.89%) WPF
13 24 (7.02%) Ajax
14 23 (6.73%) RESTful
15 22 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 21 (6.14%) Entity Framework
16 21 (6.14%) React
16 21 (6.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.39%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.17%) User Experience
8 3 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (0.88%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.29%) FMCG
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.29%) Tandem
10 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (12.87%) Windows
2 17 (4.97%) Android
2 17 (4.97%) VMS
3 11 (3.22%) Linux
4 10 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.58%) Unix
6 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.29%) Debian
7 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.29%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (45.03%) MVC
3 83 (24.27%) TDD
4 51 (14.91%) Microservices
5 49 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (12.57%) BDD
7 42 (12.28%) OOP
8 39 (11.40%) Test Automation
9 37 (10.82%) DevOps
9 37 (10.82%) OO
10 35 (10.23%) SOLID
11 29 (8.48%) Scrum
12 27 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
13 25 (7.31%) Web Development
14 22 (6.43%) CRM
15 21 (6.14%) Responsive Web Design
16 20 (5.85%) Unit Testing
16 20 (5.85%) Web Design
17 17 (4.97%) System Testing
18 16 (4.68%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 289 (84.50%) C#
2 150 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 84 (24.56%) SQL
4 39 (11.40%) Java
5 38 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 20 (5.85%) VB.NET
7 18 (5.26%) PHP
8 17 (4.97%) Python
8 17 (4.97%) VB
8 17 (4.97%) VBA
9 15 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.09%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.51%) Apple Swift
11 12 (3.51%) Objective-C
12 10 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.92%) Ruby
13 9 (2.63%) C
14 8 (2.34%) Perl
15 7 (2.05%) C++
16 6 (1.75%) F#
Qualifications
1 52 (15.20%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (1.75%) ISEB
3 6 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.46%) Degree
5 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.88%) OSCP
6 2 (0.58%) SANS
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.39%) QA
2 4 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.88%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
4 1 (0.29%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.97%) Docker
2 7 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.46%) HP ALM
3 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 94 (27.49%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.57%) Oracle
3 22 (6.43%) Telerik
4 13 (3.80%) Xamarin
5 10 (2.92%) New Relic
6 5 (1.46%) HP
6 5 (1.46%) Micro Focus
6 5 (1.46%) OpenText
7 3 (0.88%) IBM
8 2 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.58%) Workday
9 1 (0.29%) Alterian
9 1 (0.29%) Databricks
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.29%) Software AG
9 1 (0.29%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.29%) VMware
9 1 (0.29%) webMethods