The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £302 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 37 48
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 17 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.51% 1.05% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.97% 1.12% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Median daily rate £302 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £370 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 244 267 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 93.49% 93.68% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 185 280
Median daily rate £375 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £150 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 20
Median hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.16% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £13.30 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

.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 29 March 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (27.27%) REST
11 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
11 5 (22.73%) HTML
12 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
12 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
12 4 (18.18%) CSS
12 4 (18.18%) Web Development
13 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
13 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
13 3 (13.64%) IIS
13 3 (13.64%) Internet
13 3 (13.64%) TDD
13 3 (13.64%) Advertising
13 3 (13.64%) CMS
14 2 (9.09%) Scrum
14 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (9.09%) Commerce Server
14 2 (9.09%) 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) REST
4 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.09%) COM
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (4.55%) LINQ
8 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Middleware
8 1 (4.55%) React
8 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.55%) WCF
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Microservices
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
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