The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 86 60 85
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 43 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.51% 2.48% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.71% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 23
Average daily rate £350 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £420 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £43.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2573 2250 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.15% 91.54% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 891 1035
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 103
Average hourly rate £16.86 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.87 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Berkshire region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 19 £350 -6.66% 19
Slough +2 4 £375 - 1
Windsor +3 3 - - 1
Maidenhead - 3 £350 - 3
Bracknell -1 1 £225 - 2
Newbury -5 1 £430 -
Wokingham - - - - 2
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (78.65%) C#
3 60 (67.42%) ASP.NET
4 52 (58.43%) MVC
5 41 (46.07%) SQL Server
6 40 (44.94%) SQL
7 34 (38.20%) HTML
7 34 (38.20%) CSS
7 34 (38.20%) jQuery
7 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
9 23 (25.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
11 18 (20.22%) TDD
12 16 (17.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 15 (16.85%) Visual Studio
14 14 (15.73%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (14.61%) VB.NET
16 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (12.36%) WCF
17 11 (12.36%) NHibernate
18 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (11.24%) Mobile App
19 9 (10.11%) Ajax
19 9 (10.11%) HTML5
20 8 (8.99%) Web Development
20 8 (8.99%) Apple iOS
20 8 (8.99%) IIS

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.99%) IIS
1 8 (8.99%) CMS
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Intranet
1 1 (1.12%) Wireless
1 1 (1.12%) Broadband
1 1 (1.12%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.12%) OLAP
6 1 (1.12%) DTS
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (16.85%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (6.74%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (67.42%) ASP.NET
3 34 (38.20%) HTML
3 34 (38.20%) CSS
3 34 (38.20%) jQuery
3 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
5 23 (25.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 11 (12.36%) WCF
8 11 (12.36%) NHibernate
9 9 (10.11%) Ajax
9 9 (10.11%) HTML5
10 7 (7.87%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (6.74%) LINQ
12 5 (5.62%) XML
12 5 (5.62%) CSS3
12 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.49%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) MVC
2 18 (20.22%) TDD
3 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.99%) Web Development
4 8 (8.99%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (8.99%) iOS Development
5 4 (4.49%) Scrum
6 3 (3.37%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.37%) Content Management
6 3 (3.37%) BDD
7 2 (2.25%) OO
7 2 (2.25%) CRM
8 1 (1.12%) Project Management
8 1 (1.12%) SEO
8 1 (1.12%) SOA
8 1 (1.12%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.12%) Refactoring
8 1 (1.12%) Release Management
8 1 (1.12%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 70 (78.65%) C#
2 40 (44.94%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.61%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.25%) VB6
6 2 (2.25%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) Java
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Golang
7 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.37%) Telerik
4 1 (1.12%) Open Text
4 1 (1.12%) Google
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £280 - £310 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago