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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 86 85 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 35 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 1.75% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% 7.56% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 12
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£325 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £283 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.99%
.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
534 595 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.82% 23.19% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 303 227
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 2 September 2014.

.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 2 September 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 +1 22 £400 -3.03% 5
Newbury +2 1 - -
Slough +1 1 £325 -
Maidenhead -2 1 £280 -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Windsor - - - - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (75.00%) C#
3 42 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 36 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 32 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 31 (43.06%) MVC
7 30 (41.67%) Windows
8 28 (38.89%) jQuery
9 27 (37.50%) HTML
10 26 (36.11%) SQL
11 24 (33.33%) CSS
12 23 (31.94%) Visual Studio
13 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
14 21 (29.17%) XML
15 20 (27.78%) T-SQL
16 19 (26.39%) Web Development
17 17 (23.61%) Web Services
17 17 (23.61%) SharePoint
18 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
18 16 (22.22%) IIS
18 16 (22.22%) WCF
18 16 (22.22%) Security Cleared
19 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
20 14 (19.44%) HTML5
21 13 (18.06%) TDD
21 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2005
22 12 (16.67%) SharePoint Server

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 17 (23.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (22.22%) IIS
3 12 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (9.72%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.78%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) LDAP
2 3 (4.17%) DNS
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (16.67%) IDOL
5 9 (12.50%) OLAP
5 9 (12.50%) DTS
6 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.56%) MSTest
3 4 (5.56%) NUnit
3 4 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.39%) Grunt
4 1 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.39%) Bower
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) Moq
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (75.00%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Designer
7 3 (4.17%) CRM Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Web Designer
8 2 (2.78%) C++ Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 32 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 28 (38.89%) jQuery
5 27 (37.50%) HTML
6 24 (33.33%) CSS
7 21 (29.17%) XML
8 17 (23.61%) Web Services
9 16 (22.22%) WCF
10 14 (19.44%) HTML5
11 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (12.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 8 (11.11%) Ajax
13 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (9.72%) NHibernate
14 7 (9.72%) CSS3
15 6 (8.33%) XSLT
16 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 4 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
17 4 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Wiki
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.78%) UNIX
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) MVC
2 19 (26.39%) Web Development
3 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.06%) TDD
5 12 (16.67%) Workflow
6 11 (15.28%) Document Management
7 9 (12.50%) UML
7 9 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.33%) Web Analytics
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.33%) BDD
9 6 (8.33%) Analytics
10 5 (6.94%) iOS Development
10 5 (6.94%) Data Mapping
10 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.94%) Use Case
10 5 (6.94%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (75.00%) C#
2 26 (36.11%) SQL
3 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 20 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.56%) C++
5 4 (5.56%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) C
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.78%) VC++
8 1 (1.39%) VB
8 1 (1.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.78%) MCTS
5 2 (2.78%) MCITP
5 2 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Meridio
3 10 (13.89%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) Omniture
4 3 (4.17%) Unica
5 2 (2.78%) Cognos
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) Twitter
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) ESRI
6 1 (1.39%) Telerik
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