The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 27 15
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 23 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 14.74% 2.00% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.13% 2.05% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -8.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 152 146 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.44% 97.33% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 81 57
Median daily rate £415 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £600 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £49.46 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Portsmouth

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Portsmouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Portsmouth

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Portsmouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Portsmouth

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) MVC
2 30 (96.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) C#
3 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (70.97%) CSS
5 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
5 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
6 19 (61.29%) SQL
7 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
7 18 (58.06%) jQuery
7 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (54.84%) Visual Studio
9 16 (51.61%) HTML
10 13 (41.94%) Web Services
11 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (35.48%) XML
13 10 (32.26%) Ajax
13 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
13 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
13 10 (32.26%) SDLC
14 9 (29.03%) Web Development
14 9 (29.03%) Telerik
14 9 (29.03%) Windows
15 8 (25.81%) WCF
15 8 (25.81%) Scrum
15 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
16 7 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (22.58%) REST

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) IMAP
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (96.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Visual Studio
2 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) CSS
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (58.06%) jQuery
5 16 (51.61%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) Web Services
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (35.48%) XML
9 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
9 10 (32.26%) Ajax
10 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
10 8 (25.81%) WCF
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (22.58%) REST
12 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET
12 6 (19.35%) Kendo UI
12 6 (19.35%) LINQ
12 6 (19.35%) LINQ to SQL
12 6 (19.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) W3C
2 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) MVC
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) SDLC
3 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Web Development
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (19.35%) API Development
8 5 (16.13%) OOP
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
11 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (3.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (3.23%) SOLID
11 1 (3.23%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 19 (61.29%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
4 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) C
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Telerik
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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