The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 95 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 29 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 0.55% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 2.65% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 22
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
.NET Framework
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
508 528 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.12% 20.56% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 330 299
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +58.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Berkshire region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Berkshire region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 15 £400 +14.28% 4
Newbury - 1 £340 -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (88.46%) C#
3 28 (53.85%) Windows
4 27 (51.92%) CSS
5 25 (48.08%) HTML
5 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
6 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 23 (44.23%) SQL
7 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
8 21 (40.38%) VB.NET
8 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
8 21 (40.38%) IIS
9 18 (34.62%) MVC
10 17 (32.69%) XML
10 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.85%) Entity Framework
12 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
12 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
13 13 (25.00%) HTML5
13 13 (25.00%) Marketing
13 13 (25.00%) jQuery
14 12 (23.08%) Internet
14 12 (23.08%) ADO.NET
14 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (21.15%) Java
15 11 (21.15%) HTTP
15 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
16 10 (19.23%) Memory Management

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (40.38%) IIS
2 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (11.54%) CMS
4 5 (9.62%) Drupal
4 5 (9.62%) Joomla!
4 5 (9.62%) Node.js
4 5 (9.62%) WordPress
5 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (5.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) Internet
2 11 (21.15%) HTTP
3 5 (9.62%) SSL
4 4 (7.69%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (17.31%) Big Data
3 9 (17.31%) Datazen
3 9 (17.31%) Hadoop
4 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) German Language
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Support Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Escalation Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) HTML Developer
6 7 (13.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Consultant
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
9 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) CSS
3 25 (48.08%) HTML
4 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
5 17 (32.69%) XML
6 15 (28.85%) Entity Framework
7 13 (25.00%) HTML5
7 13 (25.00%) jQuery
8 12 (23.08%) ADO.NET
9 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (19.23%) XML Schema
10 9 (17.31%) ADO
10 9 (17.31%) Autofac
10 9 (17.31%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (17.31%) CSS3
10 9 (17.31%) ODBC
10 9 (17.31%) OLE
10 9 (17.31%) OLE DB
10 9 (17.31%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) MVC
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (19.23%) Memory Management
4 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 9 (17.31%) Open Source
6 7 (13.46%) Web Development
7 6 (11.54%) SEO
8 5 (9.62%) Garbage Collection
8 5 (9.62%) OO
8 5 (9.62%) SDLC
8 5 (9.62%) Web Design
8 5 (9.62%) Workflow
9 4 (7.69%) Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.77%) Presales
11 2 (3.85%) Test Management
11 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) C#
2 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) VB.NET
5 11 (21.15%) Java
6 10 (19.23%) C++
6 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.54%) PHP
7 6 (11.54%) VB
7 6 (11.54%) VB6
8 5 (9.62%) C
8 5 (9.62%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) R
8 5 (9.62%) Scala
9 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) MCSD
2 3 (5.77%) MCSE
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) Remedy
4 3 (5.77%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Capita
6 1 (1.92%) Sencha