Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 22 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 Framework
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 47 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.25% 0.59% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 3.03% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Southampton median daily rate £370 £313 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.40% -25.60% +5.00%
10th Percentile £319 £301 £321
90th Percentile £388 £334 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Southampton median hourly rate - - £37.50
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

.NET Framework 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 Southampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 112 99 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.38% 19.49% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 134
Southampton median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £263
90th Percentile £531 £520 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Southampton

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Southampton

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Southampton region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (33.33%) Moq
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) SMS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

.NET Framework
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Moq
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior WPF Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft