The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 90 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 27 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 1.77% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 7.88% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £318 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £317
% change year-on-year
- +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
545 546 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.06% 22.51% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 260 240
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £34.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £36.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET Framework
South East

.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 July 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 July 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 -3 18 £325 -18.75% 6
Bracknell +6 2 £390 +4.00%
Maidenhead -5 1 £280 - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
Slough - - - - 3
Windsor - - - - 4
Wokingham - - - - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (74.14%) C#
3 34 (58.62%) SQL Server
4 28 (48.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
5 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
6 25 (43.10%) SQL
6 25 (43.10%) jQuery
7 23 (39.66%) MVC
7 23 (39.66%) HTML
7 23 (39.66%) Windows
8 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
9 21 (36.21%) CSS
10 19 (32.76%) XML
10 19 (32.76%) T-SQL
10 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
11 17 (29.31%) Web Development
12 16 (27.59%) SharePoint
13 15 (25.86%) Web Services
13 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
14 14 (24.14%) WCF
14 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (22.41%) HTML5
16 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
16 12 (20.69%) IIS
16 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (20.69%) TDD
17 11 (18.97%) Meridio

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 16 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 12 (20.69%) IIS
3 11 (18.97%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.45%) Node.js
6 1 (1.72%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) LDAP
2 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (18.97%) IDOL
5 8 (13.79%) OLAP
5 8 (13.79%) DTS
6 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.72%) Grunt
4 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.72%) Bower
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Advertising
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.97%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.17%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Designer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Product Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Web Designer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Product Manager
8 1 (1.72%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (48.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
4 25 (43.10%) jQuery
5 23 (39.66%) HTML
6 21 (36.21%) CSS
7 19 (32.76%) XML
8 15 (25.86%) Web Services
9 14 (24.14%) WCF
10 13 (22.41%) HTML5
11 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (13.79%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 7 (12.07%) Ajax
14 6 (10.34%) CSS3
15 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 5 (8.62%) NHibernate
15 5 (8.62%) XSLT
16 4 (6.90%) SOAP
16 4 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
16 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.17%) Wiki
3 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) MVC
2 17 (29.31%) Web Development
3 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 11 (18.97%) Workflow
5 10 (17.24%) Document Management
6 9 (15.52%) UML
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Web Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) BDD
7 6 (10.34%) Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Data Mapping
8 5 (8.62%) Use Case
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) CRM
8 5 (8.62%) SOA
9 4 (6.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) T-SQL
3 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) C
4 3 (5.17%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Meridio
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) Omniture
4 3 (5.17%) Unica
5 2 (3.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.72%) Sybase
6 1 (1.72%) ESRI
6 1 (1.72%) Telerik
Slough, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago