The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 30 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 164 186 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.86% 6.90% 8.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.41% 35.56% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 117 80
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 21
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £32.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.80 £32.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
621 523 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.20% 19.41% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 309 229
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 72
Average hourly rate £39.00 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.24% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

.NET
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -1 84 £400 +10.34% 39
Slough -12 16 £323 -19.37% 7
Bracknell -3 6 £375 +41.41% 4
Maidenhead +5 4 £260 -25.71% 2
Newbury -9 2 £319 -25.87% 6
Wokingham - 2 £306 - 1
Windsor -1 1 - - 3
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing .NET 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.

1 225 (73.29%) C#
2 136 (44.30%) ASP.NET
3 111 (36.16%) SQL Server
4 95 (30.94%) JavaScript
5 84 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (26.38%) MVC
7 80 (26.06%) HTML
8 75 (24.43%) Windows
9 74 (24.10%) SQL
10 69 (22.48%) Microsoft
11 63 (20.52%) jQuery
12 60 (19.54%) CSS
13 57 (18.57%) CMS
14 47 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (14.98%) Web Services
16 45 (14.66%) .NET Framework
17 40 (13.03%) Sitecore
18 39 (12.70%) Scrum
19 34 (11.07%) Java
20 32 (10.42%) SharePoint
20 32 (10.42%) Security Cleared
21 31 (10.10%) WCF
22 30 (9.77%) BizTalk Server
23 29 (9.45%) XML
23 29 (9.45%) WPF
24 27 (8.79%) Sitecore CMS
24 27 (8.79%) AngularJS
25 26 (8.47%) HTML5
25 26 (8.47%) Visual Studio
26 25 (8.14%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (18.57%) CMS
2 32 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 30 (9.77%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (8.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 24 (7.82%) IIS
6 19 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (3.26%) Umbraco
8 7 (2.28%) Sitefinity
8 7 (2.28%) Lync
9 6 (1.95%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.95%) Node.js
10 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.65%) Kentico
11 2 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 17 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (5.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) Pivotal CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Magento
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.26%) Office 365
3 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.98%) Yammer
4 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.56%) Intranet
2 6 (1.95%) Internet
2 6 (1.95%) SSL
2 6 (1.95%) HTTP
3 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.98%) Firewall
5 2 (0.65%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.33%) 802.15
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (36.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (5.86%) MySQL
4 17 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.61%) Informix
7 7 (2.28%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.33%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.86%) Selenium
4 10 (3.26%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.61%) MSTest
5 8 (2.61%) MSBuild
5 8 (2.61%) NUnit
6 5 (1.63%) Subversion
6 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.30%) JIRA
7 4 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.30%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.30%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.65%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.65%) NuGet
9 2 (0.65%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (4.89%) Retail
2 13 (4.23%) Finance
3 9 (2.93%) Marketing
4 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.30%) Games
6 3 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.65%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 181 (58.96%) Developer
2 56 (18.24%) .NET Developer
3 38 (12.38%) C# Developer
4 26 (8.47%) Sitecore Developer
4 26 (8.47%) Architect
5 22 (7.17%) Web Developer
5 22 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (6.19%) Analyst
7 17 (5.54%) Applications Packager
8 13 (4.23%) Software Developer
9 11 (3.58%) SharePoint Developer
10 10 (3.26%) Senior Developer
11 9 (2.93%) Project Manager
11 9 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (2.61%) Support Engineer
12 8 (2.61%) Consultant
12 8 (2.61%) Data Architect
13 7 (2.28%) Systems Analyst
13 7 (2.28%) CRM Developer
13 7 (2.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (44.30%) ASP.NET
2 80 (26.06%) HTML
3 63 (20.52%) jQuery
4 60 (19.54%) CSS
5 47 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (14.98%) Web Services
7 45 (14.66%) .NET Framework
8 31 (10.10%) WCF
9 29 (9.45%) XML
9 29 (9.45%) WPF
10 27 (8.79%) AngularJS
11 26 (8.47%) HTML5
12 22 (7.17%) CSS3
13 19 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (4.89%) Entity Framework
15 13 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (4.23%) Ajax
16 10 (3.26%) WF
17 9 (2.93%) SOAP
17 9 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.93%) User Experience
3 7 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.63%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.30%) Graphic Design
5 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.30%) Cryptography
6 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.98%) Clustering
6 3 (0.98%) iPad
6 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.98%) iSeries
6 3 (0.98%) iPhone
6 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.33%) EPoS
8 1 (0.33%) PKI
8 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.43%) Windows
2 18 (5.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.28%) Linux
4 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.63%) Android
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.33%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.33%) UNIX
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.38%) MVC
3 39 (12.70%) Scrum
4 25 (8.14%) TDD
5 20 (6.51%) E-Commerce
6 19 (6.19%) SOA
6 19 (6.19%) CRM
7 18 (5.86%) OO
8 14 (4.56%) Web Development
9 13 (4.23%) Content Management
9 13 (4.23%) Workflow
10 12 (3.91%) Migration
11 11 (3.58%) Unit Testing
12 10 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (2.93%) Automated Testing
13 9 (2.93%) Mentoring
13 9 (2.93%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (2.61%) Automation Testing
14 8 (2.61%) ITIL
14 8 (2.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 225 (73.29%) C#
2 95 (30.94%) JavaScript
3 74 (24.10%) SQL
4 34 (11.07%) Java
5 22 (7.17%) VB.NET
6 19 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.91%) C++
8 10 (3.26%) PHP
9 8 (2.61%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.28%) C
11 5 (1.63%) Perl
12 4 (1.30%) Ruby
12 4 (1.30%) VB
12 4 (1.30%) Python
13 3 (0.98%) VBScript
14 2 (0.65%) X++
14 2 (0.65%) VB6
15 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.33%) RPG
15 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.56%) DV Cleared
3 10 (3.26%) Degree
3 10 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.95%) MCITP
4 6 (1.95%) MCTS
4 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.65%) HND
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (5.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (3.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) Firmware
5 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (5.54%) SCCM
2 4 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.30%) Puppet
3 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.65%) MOM
5 1 (0.33%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 69 (22.48%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.03%) Sitecore
3 22 (7.17%) Oracle
4 10 (3.26%) VMware
5 9 (2.93%) webMethods
6 6 (1.95%) Telerik
7 4 (1.30%) Capita
7 4 (1.30%) IBM
7 4 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.98%) Citrix
8 3 (0.98%) Google
9 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.65%) Ektron
9 2 (0.65%) Facebook
9 2 (0.65%) SAP
9 2 (0.65%) HP
9 2 (0.65%) Adobe
10 1 (0.33%) Siebel
10 1 (0.33%) Endeca
10 1 (0.33%) Coremetrics
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