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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 102 94 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 12 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 1.17% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 5.63% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 13
Median daily rate £363 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
501 515 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.73% 20.77% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 341 260
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 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 2
Median hourly rate £46.00 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +84.21%
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 - 5 £350 -
Reading 0 4 £403 -23.33% 4
Maidenhead -10 1 £375 -6.25% 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (85.37%) C#
3 28 (68.29%) MVC
4 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
5 21 (51.22%) HTML
6 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
7 17 (41.46%) CSS
8 16 (39.02%) Windows
9 14 (34.15%) IIS
9 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (34.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (31.71%) HTTP
10 13 (31.71%) Internet
11 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
11 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
11 12 (29.27%) SQL
12 11 (26.83%) Java
12 11 (26.83%) VB.NET
13 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
14 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
15 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (17.07%) Kendo UI
16 7 (17.07%) C++
16 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
16 7 (17.07%) JSON
16 7 (17.07%) WCF
16 7 (17.07%) TDD
16 7 (17.07%) Marketing
17 6 (14.63%) VB6

.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 14 (34.15%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) Drupal
2 5 (12.20%) Joomla!
2 5 (12.20%) WordPress
3 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.32%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) HTTP
1 13 (31.71%) Internet
2 5 (12.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
4 2 (4.88%) Selenium
4 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.44%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (17.07%) Marketing
2 4 (9.76%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Escalation Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) HTML
3 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
5 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
7 7 (17.07%) JSON
7 7 (17.07%) Kendo UI
7 7 (17.07%) WCF
8 6 (14.63%) DCOM
8 6 (14.63%) HTML5
8 6 (14.63%) XML
9 5 (12.20%) CSS3
9 5 (12.20%) jQuery
9 5 (12.20%) Node.js
9 5 (12.20%) REST
10 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (9.76%) SOAP
10 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (9.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) MVC
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.20%) Garbage Collection
5 5 (12.20%) Memory Management
5 5 (12.20%) SDLC
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Build Automation
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.76%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) C#
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Java
4 11 (26.83%) VB.NET
5 7 (17.07%) C++
6 6 (14.63%) VB
6 6 (14.63%) VB6
7 5 (12.20%) PHP
8 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.88%) C
9 2 (4.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Capita
2 1 (2.44%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) IBM
2 1 (2.44%) Sencha
2 1 (2.44%) Serena