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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.15% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 1.14% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £295 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.16% -4.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -17.15% +9.03%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 68 88 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.05% 30.77% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 55 73
Median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -42.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing .NET Framework 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 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 30 March 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%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) STL
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) GIS

.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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) NuGet
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) NancyFx
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) SignalR
4 1 (16.67%) STL
4 1 (16.67%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
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