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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 27 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Contract jobs citing .NET 114 91 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.66% 3.61% 5.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.46% 17.98% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 52 98
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.55 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +56.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
387 506 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.22% 20.10% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 314 327
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 £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

.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 21 February 2017.

.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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +9 48 £400 -1.84% 17
Bracknell +3 11 £500 +42.85% 2
Maidenhead -3 8 £325 -7.14% 3
Slough -1 4 £338 -10.00% 7
Newbury +5 3 £350 +7.69% 2
Wokingham -1 3 £325 -7.14% 4
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 145 (70.73%) C#
2 86 (41.95%) SQL
3 73 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (35.12%) SQL Server
5 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 51 (24.88%) MVC
7 49 (23.90%) JavaScript
8 48 (23.41%) ASP.NET
9 38 (18.54%) Web Services
10 36 (17.56%) Visual Studio
11 34 (16.59%) CSS
12 33 (16.10%) CRM
13 31 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 31 (15.12%) Windows
13 31 (15.12%) HTML
14 29 (14.15%) MS Excel
15 28 (13.66%) Web Development
15 28 (13.66%) Oracle
16 27 (13.17%) XML
17 26 (12.68%) Finance
17 26 (12.68%) TDD
18 25 (12.20%) AngularJS
19 24 (11.71%) Data Protection
19 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
19 24 (11.71%) WCF
20 21 (10.24%) Dynamics CRM
21 20 (9.76%) Scrum
21 20 (9.76%) Java
22 19 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 19 (9.27%) jQuery

.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 13 (6.34%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.46%) Apache
3 3 (1.46%) CMS
3 3 (1.46%) ColdFusion
3 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.98%) IIS
4 2 (0.98%) Jetty
4 2 (0.98%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) Confluence
5 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (10.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.49%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.41%) PaaS
3 6 (2.93%) IaaS
3 6 (2.93%) SaaS
4 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.46%) GitHub
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.46%) LDAP
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) Extranet
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) Network Security
4 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (35.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.90%) MS Access
6 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.98%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.98%) GIS
8 2 (0.98%) MySQL
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.49%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (17.56%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.41%) MSTest
3 7 (3.41%) Selenium
4 4 (1.95%) Grunt
4 4 (1.95%) JMeter
4 4 (1.95%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.95%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.46%) Bower
5 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.46%) NSubstitute
5 3 (1.46%) NUnit
5 3 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.46%) Subversion
5 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.98%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 26 (12.68%) Finance
2 10 (4.88%) Retail
3 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Legal
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (72.20%) Developer
2 74 (36.10%) .NET Developer
3 53 (25.85%) C# Developer
4 33 (16.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (14.15%) SQL Developer
6 17 (8.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (7.32%) Analyst
8 14 (6.83%) Xamarin Developer
9 13 (6.34%) Integration Developer
10 12 (5.85%) Architect
11 11 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (5.37%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.88%) Salesforce Developer
13 9 (4.39%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (4.39%) C# Software Developer
14 8 (3.90%) Android Developer
14 8 (3.90%) Consultant
14 8 (3.90%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.41%) ASP.NET
2 38 (18.54%) Web Services
3 34 (16.59%) CSS
4 31 (15.12%) HTML
5 27 (13.17%) XML
6 25 (12.20%) AngularJS
7 24 (11.71%) WCF
8 19 (9.27%) jQuery
9 18 (8.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (7.80%) CSS3
11 14 (6.83%) .NET Framework
12 13 (6.34%) HTML5
13 11 (5.37%) REST
14 10 (4.88%) RESTful
15 9 (4.39%) Entity Framework
15 9 (4.39%) SOAP
16 8 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (3.90%) WinForms
17 7 (3.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.83%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.98%) iPad
4 2 (0.98%) Life Science
4 2 (0.98%) PKI
5 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.12%) Windows
2 17 (8.29%) Android
3 5 (2.44%) Linux
4 4 (1.95%) Unix
4 4 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.98%) CentOS
6 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.88%) MVC
3 33 (16.10%) CRM
4 28 (13.66%) Web Development
5 26 (12.68%) TDD
6 24 (11.71%) Data Protection
7 20 (9.76%) Scrum
8 18 (8.78%) DevOps
9 16 (7.80%) Mobile Development
10 14 (6.83%) Android Development
10 14 (6.83%) OO
10 14 (6.83%) SDLC
10 14 (6.83%) SOA
10 14 (6.83%) Waterfall
11 11 (5.37%) SOLID
12 10 (4.88%) BDD
12 10 (4.88%) ETL
12 10 (4.88%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 145 (70.73%) C#
2 86 (41.95%) SQL
3 49 (23.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.76%) Java
5 17 (8.29%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.88%) Apex Code
7 9 (4.39%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.90%) PHP
8 8 (3.90%) VB
9 7 (3.41%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.93%) C++
11 5 (2.44%) VBA
12 4 (1.95%) C
13 3 (1.46%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.98%) XAML
15 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.49%) Haskell
15 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.49%) Python
15 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) Degree
4 4 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) CISA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
6 1 (0.49%) CCSP
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CISSP
6 1 (0.49%) GIAC
6 1 (0.49%) GPEN
6 1 (0.49%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.49%) GXPN
6 1 (0.49%) HNC
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.49%) OSCE
6 1 (0.49%) OSCP
6 1 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) PCI DSS
1 9 (4.39%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.46%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) WMI
2 1 (0.49%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.49%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.49%) Kibana
2 1 (0.49%) logstash
2 1 (0.49%) Marathon
2 1 (0.49%) Mesos
2 1 (0.49%) Nessus
2 1 (0.49%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.49%) Nmap
2 1 (0.49%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.49%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.66%) Oracle
3 16 (7.80%) Xamarin
4 12 (5.85%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.37%) Citrix
6 9 (4.39%) Sitecore
7 7 (3.41%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.95%) HP
8 4 (1.95%) Pega
8 4 (1.95%) Remedy
9 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.98%) BMC
10 2 (0.98%) CA
10 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.49%) Apple
11 1 (0.49%) CODA
11 1 (0.49%) Google
11 1 (0.49%) SAP
11 1 (0.49%) Serena
11 1 (0.49%) Sony
Berkshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 19 days ago