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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
South East / Berkshire
Rank 90 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 3.17% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Median daily rate £500 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +8.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-50.37% +2.66%

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
409 504 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.19% 20.74% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 298 295
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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 23 January 2017.

.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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +8 3 £250 -20.00% 4
Wokingham -3 2 £500 +53.84%
Slough - 2 £338 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
4 10 (58.82%) Entity Framework
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
7 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) LINQ
7 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (23.53%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (17.65%) REST
10 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
10 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (17.65%) XML
10 3 (17.65%) SOAP

.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 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (17.65%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Bower
3 2 (11.76%) Grunt
3 2 (11.76%) MSTest
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Moq
4 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Build and Release Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) Entity Framework
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) LINQ
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js
8 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore