Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 40 27
Rank change year-on-year +25 -13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 34 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.73% 1.76% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.90% 1.85% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.74% -11.54%
10th Percentile £301 £290 £270
90th Percentile £345 £375 £332
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £365 £330
% change year-on-year -10.96% +10.61% -10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 312 324 227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.42% 95.01% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 178 117
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +1.60% +7.14%
10th Percentile £234 £211 £263
90th Percentile £520 £521 £521
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 60 45
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +50.00% +40.00%
10th Percentile £14.05 £15.74 £13.10
90th Percentile £50.93 £49.76 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.07 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.72% +25.00% +14.29%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

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 21 November 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
5 27 (79.41%) CSS
6 23 (67.65%) Visual Studio
7 20 (58.82%) HTML
8 19 (55.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (52.94%) REST
9 18 (52.94%) Ajax
9 18 (52.94%) Web Development
9 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
9 18 (52.94%) XML
10 17 (50.00%) Telerik
11 16 (47.06%) Web Services
11 16 (47.06%) jQuery
12 15 (44.12%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (44.12%) OOP
12 15 (44.12%) TypeScript
13 14 (41.18%) Kendo UI
13 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
14 13 (38.24%) JSON
14 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (38.24%) SDLC
15 12 (35.29%) SQL
15 12 (35.29%) Scrum

.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 2 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) IMAP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Visual Studio
2 19 (55.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) HTML
4 18 (52.94%) Ajax
4 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 18 (52.94%) REST
4 18 (52.94%) XML
5 16 (47.06%) jQuery
5 16 (47.06%) Web Services
6 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (41.18%) Kendo UI
7 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
7 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (38.24%) JSON
8 9 (26.47%) LINQ
8 9 (26.47%) LINQ to SQL
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (23.53%) Entity Framework
10 6 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (14.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) Web Development
4 15 (44.12%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (44.12%) OOP
5 13 (38.24%) SDLC
6 12 (35.29%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) API Development
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (2.94%) OO
10 1 (2.94%) OOD
10 1 (2.94%) SOLID
10 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.94%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 15 (44.12%) TypeScript
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin