The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 27 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 / Winchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 22 22
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 7.77% 2.82% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.59% 9.76% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £423 £335 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.11% -23.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £327 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £339 £468
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 Winchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 29 41 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 28.16% 28.87% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 20
Median daily rate £435 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.28% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Winchester

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Winchester region with a requirement for .NET.

1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 7 (58.33%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
6 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS
6 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (8.33%) Microservices

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) REST
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com