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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 92 82 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 29 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 1.95% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 8.12% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 13
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£413 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.06% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £262 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.68%
.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
508 616 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.97% 24.02% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 340 233
Average daily rate £368 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £249 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 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 £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 23 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 23 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 +4 20 £425 +6.25% 4
Slough -1 2 £325 - 1
Newbury +1 1 - - 2
Windsor - - - - 4
Bracknell - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (72.46%) C#
3 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
4 33 (47.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 31 (44.93%) ASP.NET
6 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 29 (42.03%) MVC
8 28 (40.58%) Windows
9 24 (34.78%) SQL
10 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (30.43%) Visual Studio
12 20 (28.99%) jQuery
13 19 (27.54%) HTML
13 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
14 18 (26.09%) SharePoint
14 18 (26.09%) T-SQL
14 18 (26.09%) CSS
14 18 (26.09%) XML
14 18 (26.09%) Web Development
15 16 (23.19%) WCF
16 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
16 15 (21.74%) Web Services
16 15 (21.74%) IIS
16 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
17 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (17.39%) TDD
18 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 18 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 15 (21.74%) IIS
3 11 (15.94%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.90%) Lync
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) Node.js
6 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.45%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.14%) PaaS
3 2 (2.90%) GitHub
3 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) LDAP
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (15.94%) IDOL
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (11.59%) OLAP
5 8 (11.59%) DTS
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) MSTest
3 4 (5.80%) NUnit
3 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
4 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.45%) Bower
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.45%) Moq
4 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Advertising
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Military
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (72.46%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
4 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Architect
6 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Designer
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.35%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Product Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 31 (44.93%) ASP.NET
4 20 (28.99%) jQuery
5 19 (27.54%) HTML
6 18 (26.09%) CSS
6 18 (26.09%) XML
7 16 (23.19%) WCF
8 15 (21.74%) Web Services
9 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (11.59%) Ajax
10 8 (11.59%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 7 (10.14%) HTML5
11 7 (10.14%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (10.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (8.70%) NHibernate
12 6 (8.70%) XSLT
13 4 (5.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (4.35%) Wiki
2 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.90%) UNIX
5 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) MVC
2 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Web Development
4 12 (17.39%) TDD
5 11 (15.94%) Workflow
5 11 (15.94%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (14.49%) Document Management
7 9 (13.04%) UML
8 7 (10.14%) CRM
9 6 (8.70%) SOA
9 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 6 (8.70%) Web Analytics
9 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
9 6 (8.70%) BDD
9 6 (8.70%) Analytics
10 5 (7.25%) Data Mapping
10 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.25%) Use Case
10 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (72.46%) C#
2 24 (34.78%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) T-SQL
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) C++
6 4 (5.80%) Java
6 4 (5.80%) VC++
7 2 (2.90%) C
8 1 (1.45%) Delphi
8 1 (1.45%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.90%) MCTS
5 2 (2.90%) MCITP
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Meridio
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) Omniture
4 3 (4.35%) Unica
5 2 (2.90%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.45%) Sybase
6 1 (1.45%) ESRI
6 1 (1.45%) Telerik
Hungerford, Berkshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day - 6 Months
Posted: 6 days ago