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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 96 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 24 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 1.43% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.60% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 23
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.90% -8.57%
.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
2290 2254 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.38% 89.41% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1189 1106 903
Average daily rate £388 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 74 118
Average hourly rate £18.25 £17.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -8 7 £325 -7.14% 15
Slough +2 2 £295 -21.33% 1
Bracknell - 1 - - 3
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (84.48%) C#
3 38 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 36 (62.07%) MVC
5 28 (48.28%) SQL Server
6 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
7 23 (39.66%) SQL
8 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (27.59%) HTML
10 16 (27.59%) jQuery
11 15 (25.86%) Web Services
11 15 (25.86%) CMS
12 13 (22.41%) TDD
13 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
14 10 (17.24%) CSS
15 9 (15.52%) WCF
16 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
16 8 (13.79%) Entity Framework
17 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
17 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
17 7 (12.07%) WF
18 6 (10.34%) Ajax
18 6 (10.34%) XML
18 6 (10.34%) Windows
18 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
18 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
18 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
18 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
19 5 (8.62%) Sitecore CMS

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 15 (25.86%) CMS
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Kentico
5 2 (3.45%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.72%) DNN
6 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) NUnit
4 1 (1.72%) MSTest
4 1 (1.72%) Moq
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) ASP.NET
3 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (27.59%) HTML
4 16 (27.59%) jQuery
5 15 (25.86%) Web Services
6 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 10 (17.24%) CSS
8 9 (15.52%) WCF
9 8 (13.79%) Entity Framework
10 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.07%) WF
11 6 (10.34%) Ajax
11 6 (10.34%) XML
12 4 (6.90%) HTML5
12 4 (6.90%) REST
12 4 (6.90%) RESTful
13 3 (5.17%) CSS3
13 3 (5.17%) SOAP
13 3 (5.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.72%) Life Science
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) MVC
2 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) TDD
4 4 (6.90%) Workflow
4 4 (6.90%) OO
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
5 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
6 2 (3.45%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.45%) Web Development
6 2 (3.45%) MVVM
6 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (1.72%) CRM
7 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.72%) Data Management
7 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) BDD
7 1 (1.72%) Network Management
7 1 (1.72%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.72%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (84.48%) C#
2 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 23 (39.66%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Sitecore
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.72%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.72%) Ektron
5 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
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