Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 42 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 13.46% 8.36% 6.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.67% 32.18% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 11
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £303 £290 £281
90th Percentile £394 £400 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +28.57%

.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 Portsmouth with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 90 87 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.85% 25.97% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 40
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £263
90th Percentile £500 £464 £452
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.75 £33.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +37.41% -26.01%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.28 £27.41
90th Percentile £46.00 £49.39 £40.18
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Portsmouth

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Portsmouth

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for .NET.

1 41 (97.62%) MVC
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (69.05%) CSS
4 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
5 26 (61.90%) Visual Studio
6 23 (54.76%) HTML
7 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
8 21 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (47.62%) XML
10 19 (45.24%) Web Services
10 19 (45.24%) Ajax
11 18 (42.86%) REST
11 18 (42.86%) Web Development
11 18 (42.86%) jQuery
11 18 (42.86%) SQL
12 17 (40.48%) Telerik
12 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (38.10%) SDLC
14 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (35.71%) TypeScript
14 15 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
14 15 (35.71%) OOP
15 14 (33.33%) Scrum
15 14 (33.33%) Kendo UI
16 13 (30.95%) JSON
17 11 (26.19%) LINQ

.NET
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 3 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) DNS
1 3 (7.14%) IMAP
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
1 3 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 21 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 19 (45.24%) C# Developer
4 17 (40.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.76%) ASP Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C++/Java Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) CSS
2 23 (54.76%) HTML
3 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 20 (47.62%) XML
5 19 (45.24%) Ajax
5 19 (45.24%) Web Services
6 18 (42.86%) jQuery
6 18 (42.86%) REST
7 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
8 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (33.33%) Kendo UI
10 13 (30.95%) JSON
11 11 (26.19%) LINQ
11 11 (26.19%) LINQ to SQL
12 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
13 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 7 (16.67%) WCF
15 6 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
15 6 (14.29%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) MVC
2 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Web Development
4 16 (38.10%) SDLC
5 15 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (35.71%) OOP
6 14 (33.33%) Scrum
7 9 (21.43%) API Development
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.76%) OO
9 2 (4.76%) OOD
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.38%) SOLID
10 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.38%) Wireframes
10 1 (2.38%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.14%) F#
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) Telerik
3 1 (2.38%) Xamarin