The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 31 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.62% 2.01% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% 20.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
.NET
Berkshire

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 Bracknell region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.41% 10.06% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £125.00 - £17.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

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

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) N-Tier

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) COM+
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) Siebel