The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 60 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 17 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.75% 2.39% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 11.16% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Average daily rate £419 £406 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £433 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
252 251 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.95% 21.38% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 146 126
Average daily rate £355 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £44.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.04% +175.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes +5 17 £419 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (75.68%) C#
3 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
4 19 (51.35%) MVC
4 19 (51.35%) WCF
5 17 (45.95%) SQL
6 15 (40.54%) Entity Framework
7 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
8 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 12 (32.43%) TDD
9 11 (29.73%) HTML
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
10 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.03%) jQuery
11 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (24.32%) XML
11 9 (24.32%) BDD
12 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (18.92%) SOAP
12 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
13 6 (16.22%) CSS
13 6 (16.22%) Client/Server
14 5 (13.51%) Oracle
14 5 (13.51%) WPF
14 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Fiddler
3 2 (5.41%) NMock
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) .NET Developer
3 16 (43.24%) C# Developer
4 13 (35.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Developer
7 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (13.51%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
9 4 (10.81%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Consultant
9 4 (10.81%) WPF Developer
10 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (8.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) WCF
3 15 (40.54%) Entity Framework
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (29.73%) HTML
6 10 (27.03%) jQuery
6 10 (27.03%) Web Services
7 9 (24.32%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.92%) SOAP
9 6 (16.22%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (13.51%) WPF
11 4 (10.81%) XSLT
12 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
13 2 (5.41%) EDI
13 2 (5.41%) LINQ
13 2 (5.41%) MSMQ
13 2 (5.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) BDD
5 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) MVVM
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.11%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.41%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) People Management
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) XAML
6 1 (2.70%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) OpenView
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) BT
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) StorageTek
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
4 1 (2.70%) VMware