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 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 97 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 25 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.55% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 2.85% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 13
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +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
481 492 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.03% 19.34% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 313 253
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

.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
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 July 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
Reading +10 14 £375 -28.57% 1
Wokingham - 4 £350 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (83.02%) C#
3 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 26 (49.06%) MVC
5 23 (43.40%) SQL
5 23 (43.40%) HTML
5 23 (43.40%) CSS
6 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
6 22 (41.51%) Windows
7 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
7 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
8 19 (35.85%) VB.NET
9 18 (33.96%) XML
10 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
10 16 (30.19%) IIS
11 15 (28.30%) Java
11 15 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (28.30%) Entity Framework
12 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
12 13 (24.53%) HTTP
12 13 (24.53%) Internet
13 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
14 11 (20.75%) C++
15 10 (18.87%) ADO.NET
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
16 9 (16.98%) SDLC

.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 16 (30.19%) IIS
2 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.43%) Drupal
3 5 (9.43%) Joomla!
3 5 (9.43%) WordPress
4 4 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.89%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) HTTP
1 13 (24.53%) Internet
2 5 (9.43%) SSL
3 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
3 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.21%) Big Data
4 7 (13.21%) Datazen
4 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 15 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (13.21%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) German Language
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Support Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Escalation Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Architect
8 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.77%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) CSS
2 23 (43.40%) HTML
3 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
4 18 (33.96%) XML
5 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (28.30%) Entity Framework
6 10 (18.87%) ADO.NET
7 9 (16.98%) HTML5
8 8 (15.09%) jQuery
8 8 (15.09%) XML Schema
9 7 (13.21%) ADO
9 7 (13.21%) Autofac
9 7 (13.21%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (13.21%) Kendo UI
9 7 (13.21%) ODBC
9 7 (13.21%) OLE
9 7 (13.21%) OLE DB
9 7 (13.21%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (13.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (13.21%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) MVC
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (16.98%) Memory Management
4 9 (16.98%) Open Source
4 9 (16.98%) SDLC
5 6 (11.32%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.43%) Garbage Collection
7 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 4 (7.55%) Build Automation
7 4 (7.55%) CRM
7 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.55%) Workflow
8 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 23 (43.40%) SQL
4 19 (35.85%) VB.NET
5 15 (28.30%) Java
6 11 (20.75%) C++
7 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
8 6 (11.32%) C
8 6 (11.32%) PHP
8 6 (11.32%) VB
8 6 (11.32%) VB6
9 4 (7.55%) Python
9 4 (7.55%) R
9 4 (7.55%) Scala
10 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) MCSD
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Remedy
4 3 (5.66%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Capita
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Sencha
5 1 (1.89%) Serena