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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 87 92 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 33 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 1.29% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.42% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £388 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.30
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.10%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2256 2186 2768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.67% 90.93% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 957 1023
Average daily rate £365 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 77 92
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.94 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £31.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 13 £325 -7.14% 16
Maidenhead -3 3 £280 -19.42%
Slough -1 2 - - 3
Windsor - 2 - - 1
Newbury -5 1 - - 4
Wokingham - 1 - - 6
Bracknell - - - -
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (84.72%) C#
3 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET
4 49 (68.06%) MVC
5 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
6 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (33.33%) SQL
8 23 (31.94%) CSS
9 22 (30.56%) jQuery
10 21 (29.17%) HTML
11 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (26.39%) .NET Framework
12 19 (26.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (20.83%) WCF
14 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 12 (16.67%) TDD
17 9 (12.50%) XML
17 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
18 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
18 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
19 7 (9.72%) Razor View Engine
19 7 (9.72%) Web Development
19 7 (9.72%) Ajax
19 7 (9.72%) NHibernate
20 6 (8.33%) Web Services

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 2 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Broadband
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
1 1 (1.39%) Wireless
1 1 (1.39%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) OLAP
6 1 (1.39%) DTS
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (31.94%) CSS
5 22 (30.56%) jQuery
6 21 (29.17%) HTML
7 19 (26.39%) .NET Framework
7 19 (26.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (20.83%) WCF
9 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (12.50%) XML
12 7 (9.72%) Ajax
12 7 (9.72%) NHibernate
12 7 (9.72%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (8.33%) HTML5
13 6 (8.33%) Web Services
14 5 (6.94%) LINQ
14 5 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.39%) Social Media
3 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) MVC
2 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) TDD
4 7 (9.72%) Web Development
5 5 (6.94%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (6.94%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.17%) Release Management
6 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.17%) BDD
6 3 (4.17%) Scrum
7 2 (2.78%) Workflow
7 2 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.39%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.39%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (1.39%) Migration
8 1 (1.39%) Web Design
8 1 (1.39%) SEO
8 1 (1.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 61 (84.72%) C#
2 24 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
4 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
6 1 (1.39%) VB6
6 1 (1.39%) VB
6 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.39%) Telerik
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago