The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 35 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 98 112 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.91% 4.39% 5.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.61% 22.44% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 61 101
Median daily rate £413 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £469 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £55.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +24.03%
.NET
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
415 499 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.78% 19.58% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 302 305
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

.NET
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 -3 40 £413 -2.94% 16
Bracknell +2 11 - - 8
Wokingham +1 8 £456 +43.70% 6
Maidenhead - 8 £525 - 1
Slough +7 3 £420 +12.00% 5
Newbury +4 2 - - 5
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 150 (71.77%) C#
2 72 (34.45%) SQL
3 70 (33.49%) SQL Server
4 69 (33.01%) MVC
5 66 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 64 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (30.14%) JavaScript
8 51 (24.40%) Microsoft
9 46 (22.01%) HTML
10 41 (19.62%) CSS
11 36 (17.22%) Java
12 34 (16.27%) Web Services
13 33 (15.79%) TDD
14 32 (15.31%) MS Excel
15 30 (14.35%) Data Protection
15 30 (14.35%) Microsoft Azure
16 29 (13.88%) Finance
17 28 (13.40%) Windows
17 28 (13.40%) AngularJS
18 26 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (12.44%) Visual Studio
18 26 (12.44%) SOA
18 26 (12.44%) Web Development
19 24 (11.48%) XML
20 23 (11.00%) REST
21 22 (10.53%) .NET Framework
22 21 (10.05%) Scrum
22 21 (10.05%) jQuery
23 20 (9.57%) WCF

.NET
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 15 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.35%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.91%) CMS
4 4 (1.91%) K2 blackpearl
4 4 (1.91%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.44%) Confluence
5 3 (1.44%) IIS
5 3 (1.44%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.96%) Apache
6 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.48%) Kentico
7 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.39%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.96%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.48%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.48%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.78%) Office 365
3 8 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.44%) PaaS
5 2 (0.96%) GitHub
5 2 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.83%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.96%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) LDAP
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
4 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.48%) VoIP
4 1 (0.48%) Wireless
4 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (33.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.78%) MS Access
6 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.39%) Kalido
9 4 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.44%) MySQL
11 2 (0.96%) Cognos Powerplay
11 2 (0.96%) GIS
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.48%) Cognos Impromptu
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (12.44%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.66%) Selenium
3 15 (7.18%) Git (software)
4 14 (6.70%) MSTest
5 5 (2.39%) Grunt
5 5 (2.39%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.91%) Bower
6 4 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.91%) JIRA
6 4 (1.91%) NUnit
7 3 (1.44%) NSubstitute
7 3 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.44%) Subversion
8 2 (0.96%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.96%) NuGet
8 2 (0.96%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (13.88%) Finance
2 9 (4.31%) Retail
3 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.39%) French Language
4 5 (2.39%) German Language
4 5 (2.39%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.39%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.91%) Advertising
6 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (63.64%) Developer
2 63 (30.14%) .NET Developer
3 49 (23.44%) C# Developer
4 25 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (8.13%) Analyst
6 16 (7.66%) Architect
7 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (6.70%) SQL Developer
9 13 (6.22%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (6.22%) Xamarin Developer
10 11 (5.26%) Consultant
11 10 (4.78%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (3.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (3.35%) Android Developer
13 7 (3.35%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (3.35%) Test Architect
14 6 (2.87%) Salesforce Developer
14 6 (2.87%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 46 (22.01%) HTML
3 41 (19.62%) CSS
4 34 (16.27%) Web Services
5 28 (13.40%) AngularJS
6 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (11.48%) XML
8 23 (11.00%) REST
9 22 (10.53%) .NET Framework
10 21 (10.05%) jQuery
11 20 (9.57%) WCF
12 19 (9.09%) SOAP
13 17 (8.13%) CSS3
14 16 (7.66%) HTML5
15 15 (7.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (6.70%) Node.js
17 13 (6.22%) JSON
18 11 (5.26%) WPF
19 10 (4.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 9 (4.31%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.96%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.96%) PKI
5 2 (0.96%) User Experience
6 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.48%) iPad
6 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.40%) Windows
2 19 (9.09%) Android
3 9 (4.31%) Unix
4 7 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.48%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.01%) MVC
2 64 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (15.79%) TDD
4 30 (14.35%) Data Protection
5 26 (12.44%) SOA
5 26 (12.44%) Web Development
6 21 (10.05%) Scrum
7 20 (9.57%) OO
8 19 (9.09%) DevOps
9 18 (8.61%) SOLID
10 16 (7.66%) BDD
10 16 (7.66%) CRM
10 16 (7.66%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.18%) Mobile Development
11 15 (7.18%) SDLC
11 15 (7.18%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.74%) Android Development
12 12 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.74%) OOD
12 12 (5.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 150 (71.77%) C#
2 72 (34.45%) SQL
3 63 (30.14%) JavaScript
4 36 (17.22%) Java
5 18 (8.61%) C++
6 15 (7.18%) T-SQL
7 14 (6.70%) PowerShell
7 14 (6.70%) VB.NET
8 13 (6.22%) VBScript
9 8 (3.83%) VB
10 6 (2.87%) Apex Code
10 6 (2.87%) C
11 5 (2.39%) PHP
12 4 (1.91%) Perl
12 4 (1.91%) Scala
12 4 (1.91%) VBA
13 3 (1.44%) Python
13 3 (1.44%) XAML
14 2 (0.96%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (7.18%) Degree
2 10 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.48%) CCNP
4 1 (0.48%) CCSP
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CISSP
4 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) GIAC
4 1 (0.48%) GPEN
4 1 (0.48%) GWAPT
4 1 (0.48%) GXPN
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.48%) OSCE
4 1 (0.48%) OSCP
4 1 (0.48%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) QA
2 8 (3.83%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) WMI
2 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Core Impact
3 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.48%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.48%) Kibana
3 1 (0.48%) logstash
3 1 (0.48%) Marathon
3 1 (0.48%) Mesos
3 1 (0.48%) Nessus
3 1 (0.48%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.48%) Nmap
3 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.48%) SCCM
3 1 (0.48%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 51 (24.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.18%) Xamarin
3 14 (6.70%) Oracle
4 10 (4.78%) Citrix
5 6 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.39%) Cognos
6 5 (2.39%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.39%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (2.39%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.91%) IBM
8 2 (0.96%) HP
8 2 (0.96%) Pega
9 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.48%) CODA
9 1 (0.48%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.48%) Serena
9 1 (0.48%) Telerik
9 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
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