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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 105 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 14 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.96% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 4.43% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £323 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% -16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £231 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £399 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
.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
521 542 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.30% 21.66% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 267 277
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £31.75 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.10% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -9 8 £525 +61.53% 7
Maidenhead +4 4 £400 +42.85% 1
Slough - 1 £400 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (82.86%) C#
3 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
5 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (40.00%) Windows
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) MVC
7 12 (34.29%) Entity Framework
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
10 9 (25.71%) HTML
11 8 (22.86%) IIS
11 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
12 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
13 6 (17.14%) OO
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) C++
13 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
14 5 (14.29%) Perl
14 5 (14.29%) Linux
14 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.29%) HTTP
14 5 (14.29%) SSL
14 5 (14.29%) Project Management
14 5 (14.29%) Workflow

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.57%) CMS
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
1 5 (14.29%) SSL
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) 802.15
4 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.86%) OpenVPN
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.43%) OLAP
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (8.57%) MySQL
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
7 1 (2.86%) SQLite
7 1 (2.86%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.86%) NuGet
6 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.86%) InstallShield
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (2.86%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.86%) WiX
General
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Junior Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Junior
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Architect
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) Entity Framework
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 6 (17.14%) Web Services
6 5 (14.29%) WCF
7 4 (11.43%) WPF
7 4 (11.43%) jQuery
7 4 (11.43%) XML
7 4 (11.43%) CSS
7 4 (11.43%) Middleware
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (8.57%) Ajax
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (5.71%) Ext JS
9 2 (5.71%) WF
9 2 (5.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) MVC
3 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Memory Management
6 4 (11.43%) Garbage Collection
7 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) MVVM
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) C++
4 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 5 (14.29%) Perl
6 4 (11.43%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 4 (11.43%) C-shell
7 3 (8.57%) C
8 2 (5.71%) Ruby
8 2 (5.71%) VBScript
8 2 (5.71%) VB
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.86%) hybris
4 1 (2.86%) Demandware
4 1 (2.86%) Assembla
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago