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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 103 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 22 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.44% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 6.55% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 15
Average daily rate
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£525 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.53%
.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
567 534 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.49% 22.00% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 262 298
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.73% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 -17 16 £525 +31.25% 8
Maidenhead +8 4 £400 +42.85%
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) C#
3 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 16 (48.48%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 15 (45.45%) Entity Framework
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 9 (27.27%) Workflow
8 9 (27.27%) K2 blackpearl
9 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
9 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.21%) IIS
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
11 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
12 5 (15.15%) C++
12 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
12 5 (15.15%) Project Management
13 4 (12.12%) TDD
13 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (12.12%) HTTP
13 4 (12.12%) UNIX
13 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (12.12%) Internet
13 4 (12.12%) Middleware
13 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
13 4 (12.12%) Perl

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (27.27%) K2 blackpearl
2 7 (21.21%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) OLAP
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) SSDT
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.03%) WiX
3 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Problem Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) WPF Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Incident & Problem Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) Entity Framework
3 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
5 4 (12.12%) Middleware
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (12.12%) WCF
5 4 (12.12%) WPF
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.06%) XML
7 2 (6.06%) XSLT
7 2 (6.06%) Ajax
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (6.06%) LINQ
8 1 (3.03%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) MVC
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Workflow
4 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
5 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) OO
7 4 (12.12%) Memory Management
7 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Garbage Collection
8 3 (9.09%) MVVM
8 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C++
6 4 (12.12%) Perl
6 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.12%) C-shell
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) VBScript
7 2 (6.06%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Telerik
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.03%) hybris
3 1 (3.03%) Demandware
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