The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 99 84 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -36
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 28 46 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 1.77% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.96% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 43
Average daily rate
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£368 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +18.33%
.NET Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2367 2350 1945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.46% 90.35% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1182 813
Average daily rate £400 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 102 113
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

.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 30 January 2015.

.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 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 11 £356 +1.78% 16
Slough -10 3 - - 3
Newbury -2 1 - - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Windsor - - - - 3
Wokingham - - - - 2
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (87.30%) C#
3 49 (77.78%) MVC
4 42 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
6 30 (47.62%) HTML
7 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (34.92%) SQL
10 21 (33.33%) jQuery
11 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (26.98%) .NET Framework
12 17 (26.98%) CSS
13 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
14 13 (20.63%) WCF
14 13 (20.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (19.05%) TDD
16 11 (17.46%) Web Services
16 11 (17.46%) OO
17 10 (15.87%) AngularJS
17 10 (15.87%) XML
17 10 (15.87%) Degree
18 9 (14.29%) IIS
19 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
19 8 (12.70%) QA
20 7 (11.11%) WPF
20 7 (11.11%) CMS
20 7 (11.11%) Windows
20 7 (11.11%) Scrum
21 6 (9.52%) Finance

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (14.29%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) CMS
3 5 (7.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Intranet
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) GPRS
2 1 (1.59%) SMTP
2 1 (1.59%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (3.17%) Moq
4 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.59%) MSTest
5 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 30 (47.62%) HTML
4 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (33.33%) jQuery
6 17 (26.98%) .NET Framework
6 17 (26.98%) CSS
7 13 (20.63%) WCF
7 13 (20.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (17.46%) Web Services
9 10 (15.87%) AngularJS
9 10 (15.87%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) WPF
11 6 (9.52%) J2EE
11 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
11 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (7.94%) HTML5
12 5 (7.94%) NHibernate
13 4 (6.35%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (77.78%) MVC
2 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) TDD
4 11 (17.46%) OO
5 7 (11.11%) Scrum
6 6 (9.52%) Project Management
7 5 (7.94%) Workflow
8 3 (4.76%) BDD
8 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.17%) CRM
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.17%) Validation
9 2 (3.17%) SOA
9 2 (3.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (3.17%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.17%) Web Development
10 1 (1.59%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.59%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.59%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) C#
2 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) VBScript
4 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.17%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.59%) Meridio
5 1 (1.59%) Telerik
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
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