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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 23 11
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12  
Contract jobs citing .NET 25 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 16.03% 4.67% 7.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.30% 18.42% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
Median daily rate £325 £366 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.26% +10.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.84% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 54 38 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 34.62% 25.33% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 15
Median daily rate £325 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £486 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 24 June 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 40 (95.24%) MVC
2 39 (92.86%) C#
2 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (64.29%) SQL
5 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
6 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 24 (57.14%) Visual Studio
6 24 (57.14%) CSS
7 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
8 21 (50.00%) HTML
9 19 (45.24%) jQuery
9 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (42.86%) XML
11 16 (38.10%) Windows
11 16 (38.10%) Web Services
12 14 (33.33%) SDLC
12 14 (33.33%) Scrum
12 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (33.33%) Telerik
12 14 (33.33%) Ajax
13 12 (28.57%) Web Development
14 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
14 11 (26.19%) WCF
15 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
15 10 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (21.43%) Java
17 8 (19.05%) C++
17 8 (19.05%) MFC

.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 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) IMAP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 18 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
4 6 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 31 (73.81%) .NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 15 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (35.71%) C# Developer
5 10 (23.81%) Web Developer
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C++ Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C++/Java Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
7 7 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
9 5 (11.90%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Angular Developer
10 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (4.76%) C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) CSS
2 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 21 (50.00%) HTML
4 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (45.24%) jQuery
5 18 (42.86%) XML
6 16 (38.10%) Web Services
7 14 (33.33%) Ajax
7 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
8 11 (26.19%) WCF
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (19.05%) Entity Framework
9 8 (19.05%) Kendo UI
9 8 (19.05%) MFC
9 8 (19.05%) REST
9 8 (19.05%) XML Messaging
10 7 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (14.29%) LINQ
11 6 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.90%) W3C
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) MVC
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Scrum
3 14 (33.33%) SDLC
4 12 (28.57%) Web Development
5 10 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.29%) API Development
6 6 (14.29%) OOP
6 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 5 (11.90%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (11.90%) Wireframes
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) Data Transformation
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.14%) Code Coverage
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) SQL
3 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) Java
5 8 (19.05%) C++
6 7 (16.67%) TypeScript
7 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.76%) C
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
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