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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 101 83 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -29
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 36 45 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 1.60% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.79% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 28
Average daily rate
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£319 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £139 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
2610 2519 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.84% 89.74% 91.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1295 835
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 112 136
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £34.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

.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 March 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 March 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 -2 18 £325 -13.33% 18
Slough -7 2 £291 -13.38% 4
Newbury -6 1 £288 -33.13% 4
Wokingham - 1 £288 -
Windsor - - - - 3
Bracknell - - - - 1
Hungerford - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (84.38%) C#
3 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET
4 43 (67.19%) MVC
5 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
6 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
7 27 (42.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (34.38%) HTML
9 21 (32.81%) jQuery
9 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (31.25%) SQL
11 17 (26.56%) Web Services
11 17 (26.56%) CMS
12 16 (25.00%) CSS
12 16 (25.00%) TDD
12 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
14 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (15.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (14.06%) XML
17 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
17 8 (12.50%) Sitecore
17 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
17 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (10.94%) Sitecore CMS
18 7 (10.94%) WCF
18 7 (10.94%) WF
18 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
18 7 (10.94%) Windows
18 7 (10.94%) SharePoint

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (26.56%) CMS
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.13%) Kentico
6 2 (3.13%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.56%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Intranet
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) MSTest
3 1 (1.56%) Moq
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET
3 27 (42.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (34.38%) HTML
5 21 (32.81%) jQuery
6 17 (26.56%) Web Services
7 16 (25.00%) CSS
7 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 10 (15.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (14.06%) XML
10 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 7 (10.94%) WCF
11 7 (10.94%) WF
12 6 (9.38%) HTML5
13 5 (7.81%) Ajax
13 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (6.25%) Classic ASP
14 4 (6.25%) CSS3
14 4 (6.25%) RESTful
15 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
1 2 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.56%) Life Science
2 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) MVC
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (9.38%) Scrum
4 6 (9.38%) OO
5 5 (7.81%) Workflow
6 3 (4.69%) BDD
6 3 (4.69%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.13%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (3.13%) Validation
7 2 (3.13%) Migration
7 2 (3.13%) SOA
7 2 (3.13%) Web Development
8 1 (1.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.56%) Web Design
8 1 (1.56%) Data Management
8 1 (1.56%) Document Management
8 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) C#
2 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.13%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.56%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.56%) Ektron
4 1 (1.56%) Telerik
4 1 (1.56%) Meridio
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