The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 28 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 / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 7.50% 7.34% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.61% 28.57% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £297 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £403 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

.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 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 49 56 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 24.50% 25.69% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 74
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.30%  
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Southampton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Southampton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Southampton

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) MVC
6 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
6 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
7 11 (26.19%) HTML
7 11 (26.19%) CSS
7 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.81%) REST
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (21.43%) CMS
10 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
11 7 (16.67%) TDD
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
12 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
13 5 (11.90%) Scrum
13 5 (11.90%) Windows
14 4 (9.52%) Migration
14 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
14 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
14 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
14 4 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (9.52%) Sitecore
15 3 (7.14%) Coaching
15 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (7.14%) HTML5

.NET
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 9 (21.43%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) NuGet
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Developer
4 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.38%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 10 (23.81%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.14%) HTML5
7 3 (7.14%) WCF
7 3 (7.14%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) COM
8 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) WPF
9 1 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.38%) LINQ
9 1 (2.38%) Middleware
9 1 (2.38%) STL
9 1 (2.38%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) BDD
6 3 (7.14%) Coaching
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Code Coverage
7 2 (4.76%) Kanban
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (2.38%) Microservices
8 1 (2.38%) Product Management
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Use Case
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.14%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) COBOL
7 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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