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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 23 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 121 85 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.35% 3.45% 4.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.17% 16.70% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 49 77
Median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £55.55 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
401 509 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.05% 20.66% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 299 303
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 January 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 January 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 +19 56 £413 -2.94% 10
Bracknell +8 12 - - 11
Maidenhead +6 9 £325 -7.14% 3
Wokingham +3 8 £413 +22.22% 8
Slough +4 4 £338 -15.62% 4
Newbury 0 1 £390 +20.00% 4
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 157 (72.69%) C#
2 86 (39.81%) SQL
3 79 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (32.87%) SQL Server
5 62 (28.70%) MVC
6 57 (26.39%) Microsoft
7 56 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 53 (24.54%) JavaScript
9 38 (17.59%) Web Services
9 38 (17.59%) Visual Studio
10 36 (16.67%) CSS
11 35 (16.20%) HTML
11 35 (16.20%) MS Excel
12 30 (13.89%) TDD
13 29 (13.43%) Windows
13 29 (13.43%) Finance
13 29 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 27 (12.50%) Web Development
15 25 (11.57%) Scrum
15 25 (11.57%) jQuery
15 25 (11.57%) XML
15 25 (11.57%) AngularJS
16 24 (11.11%) Data Protection
16 24 (11.11%) Java
17 22 (10.19%) Oracle
17 22 (10.19%) WCF
17 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (9.72%) Android
19 20 (9.26%) Security Cleared
19 20 (9.26%) DevOps

.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 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.24%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.31%) CMS
5 4 (1.85%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (1.39%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.39%) Confluence
6 3 (1.39%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.39%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.93%) IIS
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.46%) Kentico
8 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.46%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.17%) Office 365
3 5 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.31%) SaaS
4 4 (1.85%) PaaS
5 3 (1.39%) IaaS
6 2 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.24%) Internet
2 4 (1.85%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.46%) Extranet
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) LDAP
3 1 (0.46%) Network Security
3 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.46%) VoIP
3 1 (0.46%) Wireless
3 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (32.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.09%) MS Access
5 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.93%) GIS
9 2 (0.93%) MySQL
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) OLAP
10 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.46%) Power BI
10 1 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (17.59%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.09%) Selenium
5 9 (4.17%) MSTest
6 5 (2.31%) Grunt
6 5 (2.31%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.85%) Bower
7 4 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.85%) JIRA
7 4 (1.85%) JMeter
7 4 (1.85%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.85%) NUnit
7 4 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.39%) NSubstitute
8 3 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.39%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.93%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.93%) Moq
9 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (13.43%) Finance
2 10 (4.63%) Retail
3 8 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.31%) Advertising
4 5 (2.31%) French Language
4 5 (2.31%) German Language
4 5 (2.31%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.31%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 152 (70.37%) Developer
2 77 (35.65%) .NET Developer
3 56 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 34 (15.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (12.04%) SQL Developer
6 19 (8.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (6.48%) Software Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Analyst
8 13 (6.02%) Architect
8 13 (6.02%) Xamarin Developer
9 12 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (5.56%) Salesforce Developer
10 11 (5.09%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (4.63%) Consultant
12 8 (3.70%) Android Developer
12 8 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (25.93%) ASP.NET
2 38 (17.59%) Web Services
3 36 (16.67%) CSS
4 35 (16.20%) HTML
5 25 (11.57%) AngularJS
5 25 (11.57%) jQuery
5 25 (11.57%) XML
6 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (10.19%) WCF
7 18 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (7.87%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.87%) CSS3
8 17 (7.87%) REST
9 15 (6.94%) HTML5
10 14 (6.48%) Node.js
11 13 (6.02%) SOAP
12 10 (4.63%) Entity Framework
12 10 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (4.63%) WPF
13 9 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) Mobile App
2 9 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.46%) iPad
7 1 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.43%) Windows
2 21 (9.72%) Android
3 7 (3.24%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.85%) Unix
5 3 (1.39%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.46%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.70%) MVC
3 30 (13.89%) TDD
4 27 (12.50%) Web Development
5 25 (11.57%) Scrum
6 24 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 20 (9.26%) CRM
7 20 (9.26%) DevOps
8 19 (8.80%) SOA
9 16 (7.41%) Mobile Development
10 15 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.48%) Android Development
12 13 (6.02%) BDD
12 13 (6.02%) OO
12 13 (6.02%) SOLID
12 13 (6.02%) Waterfall
13 12 (5.56%) SDLC
14 11 (5.09%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.63%) Software Engineering
16 8 (3.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (72.69%) C#
2 86 (39.81%) SQL
3 53 (24.54%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.11%) Java
5 20 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.94%) C++
6 15 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.48%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.56%) Apex Code
9 9 (4.17%) VB
9 9 (4.17%) VBScript
10 5 (2.31%) VBA
11 4 (1.85%) C
11 4 (1.85%) Perl
11 4 (1.85%) PHP
11 4 (1.85%) Scala
12 3 (1.39%) XAML
13 2 (0.93%) Python
13 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.94%) Degree
2 15 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.46%) CCNP
4 1 (0.46%) CCSP
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.46%) CISSP
4 1 (0.46%) GIAC
4 1 (0.46%) GPEN
4 1 (0.46%) GWAPT
4 1 (0.46%) GXPN
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) OSCE
4 1 (0.46%) OSCP
4 1 (0.46%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.56%) QA
2 9 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.39%) Docker
3 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) WMI
2 1 (0.46%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.46%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.46%) Kibana
2 1 (0.46%) logstash
2 1 (0.46%) Marathon
2 1 (0.46%) Mesos
2 1 (0.46%) Nessus
2 1 (0.46%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.46%) Nmap
2 1 (0.46%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 57 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.19%) Oracle
3 15 (6.94%) Xamarin
4 12 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.09%) Citrix
6 10 (4.63%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.93%) HP
8 2 (0.93%) IBM
8 2 (0.93%) Pega
9 1 (0.46%) Apple
9 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.46%) CA
9 1 (0.46%) CODA
9 1 (0.46%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.46%) Remedy
9 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
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