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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 96 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 34 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 5.76% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 9
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£400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
.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
627 538 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.98% 19.37% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 322 223
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 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 72
Average hourly rate £39.00 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.24% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 16 £350 -4.10% 7
Bracknell +4 4 £400 +5.26% 2
Slough -2 4 £363 -19.44% 2
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) C#
3 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
4 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
6 21 (46.67%) Windows
7 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (35.56%) MVC
8 16 (35.56%) HTML
9 15 (33.33%) Web Services
9 15 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 14 (31.11%) SQL
10 14 (31.11%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (28.89%) IIS
12 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
13 10 (22.22%) jQuery
13 10 (22.22%) OO
13 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
13 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 9 (20.00%) CSS
14 9 (20.00%) Scrum
14 9 (20.00%) CMS
14 9 (20.00%) TDD
15 7 (15.56%) WF
16 6 (13.33%) WCF
16 6 (13.33%) XML
16 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
16 6 (13.33%) VB.NET

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (31.11%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (28.89%) IIS
3 9 (20.00%) CMS
4 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.22%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (2.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SSL
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.22%) OpenVPN
4 1 (2.22%) FTP
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) 802.15
4 1 (2.22%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQLite
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.44%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.22%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) NuGet
5 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.22%) Firebug
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
3 16 (35.56%) HTML
4 15 (33.33%) Web Services
4 15 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 10 (22.22%) jQuery
5 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (20.00%) CSS
7 7 (15.56%) WF
8 6 (13.33%) WCF
8 6 (13.33%) XML
9 5 (11.11%) WPF
10 4 (8.89%) Ajax
11 3 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (4.44%) LINQ
12 2 (4.44%) XSL
12 2 (4.44%) XSLT
12 2 (4.44%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.89%) Build Automation
6 4 (8.89%) MVVM
6 4 (8.89%) Memory Management
6 4 (8.89%) Garbage Collection
7 3 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) CRM
7 3 (6.67%) Service Management
7 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.33%) C++
5 5 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) C
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
7 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) VBScript
7 2 (4.44%) VB
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.67%) MCTS
3 3 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) hybris
5 1 (2.22%) Ektron
5 1 (2.22%) Demandware
5 1 (2.22%) Assembla
5 1 (2.22%) Capita
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago