Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 22 22
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 309 237 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.23% 6.72% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.64% 30.04% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 137 161
Hampshire median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £300
90th Percentile £509 £496 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 20
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25.04 £41.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £56.64 £46.00 £45.38
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

.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 1,254 789 997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.39% 22.36% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 445 585
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £315 £261 £281
90th Percentile £575 £525 £513
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25.20 £36.47 £18.22
90th Percentile £57.41 £49.15 £58.41
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

.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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +2 70 £350 +7.69% 28
Southampton -9 60 £413 +17.86% 37
Basingstoke +21 35 £379 -10.88% 23
Farnborough +7 26 £431 +15.00% 14
Andover +1 23 £363 -12.12% 4
Havant -5 19 £490 +22.50% 4
Fareham -5 10 £365 -2.67% 14
Hook +2 5 £375 +45.63% 2
Aldershot +1 5 £325 - 8
Winchester -17 5 £390 -22.00% 10
Gosport - 5 £400 -
Eastleigh -8 2 £450 +20.00% 1
Alton - 1 £500 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 226 (73.14%) C#
2 154 (49.84%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (48.54%) SQL Server
4 144 (46.60%) ASP.NET
5 138 (44.66%) JavaScript
6 137 (44.34%) MVC
7 99 (32.04%) .NET Framework
7 99 (32.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 97 (31.39%) CSS
9 96 (31.07%) SQL
9 96 (31.07%) Microsoft
10 92 (29.77%) HTML
11 82 (26.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 71 (22.98%) Web Services
13 61 (19.74%) Microsoft Azure
14 59 (19.09%) AngularJS
14 59 (19.09%) WCF
15 57 (18.45%) TDD
16 52 (16.83%) Visual Studio
17 51 (16.50%) Scrum
18 50 (16.18%) jQuery
18 50 (16.18%) Entity Framework
18 50 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (16.18%) Security Cleared
19 49 (15.86%) Oracle
20 48 (15.53%) RESTful
21 47 (15.21%) Windows
22 43 (13.92%) .NET Core
23 42 (13.59%) SC Cleared
24 41 (13.27%) Test Automation

.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 23 (7.44%) IIS
2 16 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.85%) CMS
4 12 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.27%) Confluence
6 6 (1.94%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.62%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.29%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.97%) LiveCycle
9 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.32%) JBoss
11 1 (0.32%) Kentico
11 1 (0.32%) nginx
11 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (4.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.97%) NUKE
2 3 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 61 (19.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.29%) Azure Functions
3 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.29%) Serverless
4 3 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (0.97%) Office 365
4 3 (0.97%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.65%) PaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.32%) Google Play
6 1 (0.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.50%) Internet
2 12 (3.88%) DNS
3 10 (3.24%) IMAP
3 10 (3.24%) SMTP
4 5 (1.62%) Intranet
4 5 (1.62%) LAN
5 4 (1.29%) PuTTY
5 4 (1.29%) WinSCP
6 3 (0.97%) HTTP
6 3 (0.97%) RFID
6 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.97%) VPN
7 2 (0.65%) Broadband
7 2 (0.65%) VLAN
7 2 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.32%) Firewall
8 1 (0.32%) ICMP
8 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.32%) SAN
8 1 (0.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (48.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.44%) Oracle Reports
3 19 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.85%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.94%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.97%) Big Data
13 3 (0.97%) SSDT
14 2 (0.65%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 52 (16.83%) Visual Studio
2 32 (10.36%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (7.44%) Oracle APEX
3 23 (7.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 20 (6.47%) JIRA
5 17 (5.50%) Selenium
6 14 (4.53%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (3.88%) SpecFlow
8 10 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.91%) Bitbucket
9 9 (2.91%) HP UFT
9 9 (2.91%) InstallShield
10 7 (2.27%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.62%) Subversion
12 4 (1.29%) Ant
12 4 (1.29%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.29%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.29%) TestNG
General
1 15 (4.85%) Finance
2 6 (1.94%) Automotive
3 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.97%) Electronics
5 2 (0.65%) Avionics
5 2 (0.65%) Back Office
5 2 (0.65%) Legal
5 2 (0.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 215 (69.58%) Developer
2 118 (38.19%) .NET Developer
3 59 (19.09%) C# Developer
4 36 (11.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (11.33%) Software Developer
6 29 (9.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (8.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 21 (6.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 18 (5.83%) Analyst
11 16 (5.18%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.21%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.21%) Test Engineer
13 12 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (3.56%) Tester
15 10 (3.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 10 (3.24%) Web Developer
16 9 (2.91%) Angular Developer
16 9 (2.91%) BizTalk Developer
16 9 (2.91%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (46.60%) ASP.NET
2 99 (32.04%) .NET Framework
2 99 (32.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 97 (31.39%) CSS
4 92 (29.77%) HTML
5 82 (26.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 71 (22.98%) Web Services
7 59 (19.09%) AngularJS
7 59 (19.09%) WCF
8 50 (16.18%) Entity Framework
8 50 (16.18%) jQuery
9 48 (15.53%) RESTful
10 43 (13.92%) .NET Core
11 40 (12.94%) XML
12 30 (9.71%) LINQ
12 30 (9.71%) React
13 27 (8.74%) Angular 2
13 27 (8.74%) REST
14 24 (7.77%) SOAP
15 23 (7.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.91%) User Experience
4 8 (2.59%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.59%) W3C
5 7 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.62%) PKI
8 3 (0.97%) Life Science
9 2 (0.65%) Arduino
9 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.65%) Fintech
9 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.65%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (0.65%) Robotics
10 1 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.21%) Windows
2 20 (6.47%) Windows Server
3 13 (4.21%) Linux
4 10 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.94%) Android
7 5 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.29%) Unix
9 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.97%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (49.84%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (44.34%) MVC
3 57 (18.45%) TDD
4 51 (16.50%) Scrum
5 50 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (13.27%) Test Automation
7 36 (11.65%) OO
8 32 (10.36%) Software Engineering
9 29 (9.39%) Unit Testing
10 27 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (8.74%) Test Scripting
11 25 (8.09%) API Development
11 25 (8.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (6.80%) User Stories
13 20 (6.47%) System Integration Testing
14 19 (6.15%) BDD
15 18 (5.83%) Microservices
15 18 (5.83%) SDLC
15 18 (5.83%) Web Development
16 17 (5.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 226 (73.14%) C#
2 138 (44.66%) JavaScript
3 96 (31.07%) SQL
4 26 (8.41%) PL/SQL
5 22 (7.12%) Java
6 17 (5.50%) VB.NET
7 15 (4.85%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.88%) TypeScript
9 11 (3.56%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.59%) C
11 6 (1.94%) C++
11 6 (1.94%) F#
12 5 (1.62%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.62%) Python
12 5 (1.62%) VB
13 4 (1.29%) VBScript
14 3 (0.97%) ES6
15 2 (0.65%) Delphi
15 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (7.44%) ISEB
5 20 (6.47%) ISTQB
6 14 (4.53%) Degree
7 5 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.29%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.97%) MCSE
9 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.32%) CCIE
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.24%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.62%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.62%) vSphere
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.59%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.62%) SCCM
2 5 (1.62%) SCOM
3 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.65%) vRealize
4 1 (0.32%) Grafana
4 1 (0.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Packer
4 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.86%) Oracle
3 14 (4.53%) HP
4 13 (4.21%) VMware
5 11 (3.56%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.91%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.27%) Citrix
7 7 (2.27%) Software AG
7 7 (2.27%) webMethods
8 6 (1.94%) Adobe
9 5 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.62%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.29%) Tableau
11 3 (0.97%) Ariba
11 3 (0.97%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.97%) Nintex
12 2 (0.65%) Cisco
12 2 (0.65%) Google
12 2 (0.65%) Sybase
13 1 (0.32%) Fujitsu