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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 103 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.91% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 4.70% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 19
Median daily rate £403 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.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
402 489 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.75% 19.37% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 295 308
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Wokingham -2 2 £500 +53.84% 2
Reading -3 2 £326 -13.00% 3
Newbury +11 1 - - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) MVC
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (40.91%) Entity Framework
8 8 (36.36%) XML
9 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (27.27%) HTML5
10 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 6 (27.27%) JSON
10 6 (27.27%) REST
10 6 (27.27%) Java
10 6 (27.27%) SOAP
11 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
11 5 (22.73%) CSS3
11 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
12 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (18.18%) WCF
12 4 (18.18%) Data Protection

.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 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Fiddler
4 2 (9.09%) MSTest
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.55%) Bower
5 1 (4.55%) Grunt
5 1 (4.55%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SOA Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Test Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Build and Release Manager
8 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
8 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Entity Framework
5 8 (36.36%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 6 (27.27%) JSON
7 6 (27.27%) REST
7 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
9 4 (18.18%) Kendo UI
9 4 (18.18%) WCF
9 4 (18.18%) WSDL
10 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 3 (13.64%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) SDLC
4 4 (18.18%) SOA
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) UML
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Wireframes
6 2 (9.09%) Contact Management
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) DSDM
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) IBM