The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton 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 / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.02% 4.13% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 4.27% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Median daily rate £350 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +20.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 194 211 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.49% 96.79% 98.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 135 253
Median daily rate £388 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £240 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £19.41 £40.00
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Southampton

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Southampton

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Southampton

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

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 Southampton region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) REST
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
10 4 (16.67%) CMS
10 4 (16.67%) Umbraco
10 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 3 (12.50%) Migration
11 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
11 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
12 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (8.33%) COM

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (16.67%) CMS
1 4 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.17%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) REST
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) COM
8 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) WCF
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.17%) Middleware
9 1 (4.17%) React
9 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Microservices
6 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft