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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 99 98 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -53
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 28 32 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 1.23% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.35% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 53
Average daily rate
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£340 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £398 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-7.97% +10.40%
.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
2377 2370 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.03% 91.19% 91.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1186 902
Average daily rate £388 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 88 133
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.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 December 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 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 13 £325 -4.41% 14
Slough -8 5 £313 +13.63%
Newbury +2 1 - - 1
Bracknell - - - - 1
Hungerford - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 3
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (86.15%) C#
3 48 (73.85%) MVC
4 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET
5 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
6 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 29 (44.62%) HTML
8 21 (32.31%) jQuery
8 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (30.77%) SQL
9 20 (30.77%) CSS
10 16 (24.62%) WCF
10 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.00%) XML
12 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 11 (16.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (16.92%) IIS
14 10 (15.38%) Degree
14 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (13.85%) QA
15 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
16 8 (12.31%) Web Services
16 8 (12.31%) OO
17 7 (10.77%) HTML5
17 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (9.23%) TDD
18 6 (9.23%) WPF
18 6 (9.23%) Project Management

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (16.92%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) CMS
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.08%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.54%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.08%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.54%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) GPRS
2 1 (1.54%) SMTP
2 1 (1.54%) FTP
2 1 (1.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) S/MIME
2 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) IDOL
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET
3 29 (44.62%) HTML
4 21 (32.31%) jQuery
4 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (30.77%) CSS
6 16 (24.62%) WCF
7 13 (20.00%) XML
7 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (16.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (12.31%) Web Services
11 7 (10.77%) HTML5
12 6 (9.23%) WPF
12 6 (9.23%) Hibernate
12 6 (9.23%) J2EE
12 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (7.69%) NHibernate
14 4 (6.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) MVC
2 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) OO
4 6 (9.23%) TDD
4 6 (9.23%) Project Management
4 6 (9.23%) Scrum
5 4 (6.15%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.62%) BDD
6 3 (4.62%) Workflow
7 2 (3.08%) Web Development
7 2 (3.08%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.08%) Release Management
7 2 (3.08%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (3.08%) Validation
7 2 (3.08%) Migration
7 2 (3.08%) CRM
7 2 (3.08%) SOA
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (86.15%) C#
2 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 6 (9.23%) VBScript
4 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
4 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.08%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.54%) Meridio
5 1 (1.54%) Telerik
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