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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 34 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.90% 3.52% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.74% 13.55% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 3
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
.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
216 273 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.40% 26.00% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 149 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 19 September 2014.

.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 19 September 2014. 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
Milton Keynes -11 23 £350 -6.66% 3
High Wycombe 0 4 £220 -
Beaconsfield - 3 £285 -
Aylesbury - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) C#
3 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (52.83%) MVC
5 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
5 26 (49.06%) jQuery
6 23 (43.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 22 (41.51%) HTML
8 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
9 20 (37.74%) CSS
9 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
10 19 (35.85%) TDD
11 17 (32.08%) Scrum
12 14 (26.42%) Oracle
12 14 (26.42%) WCF
13 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
14 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
14 12 (22.64%) SQL
14 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
15 11 (20.75%) XHTML
15 11 (20.75%) XSL
15 11 (20.75%) OO
16 10 (18.87%) Web Usability
16 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
16 10 (18.87%) Information Architecture
16 10 (18.87%) SharePoint 2013
17 9 (16.98%) BDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (18.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.77%) Papyrus
4 2 (3.77%) DNN
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.09%) NUnit
3 5 (9.43%) Selenium
3 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.66%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
2 26 (49.06%) jQuery
3 23 (43.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 22 (41.51%) HTML
5 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (37.74%) CSS
7 14 (26.42%) WCF
8 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (20.75%) XHTML
9 11 (20.75%) XSL
10 9 (16.98%) LINQ
11 7 (13.21%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (13.21%) Ajax
12 6 (11.32%) Web Services
12 6 (11.32%) JSON
13 5 (9.43%) NHibernate
13 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
13 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) EPoS
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.89%) PDA
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
2 3 (5.66%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.89%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) MVC
3 19 (35.85%) TDD
4 17 (32.08%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) OO
6 10 (18.87%) Web Usability
6 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
6 10 (18.87%) Information Architecture
7 9 (16.98%) BDD
8 8 (15.09%) SOA
8 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Coaching
10 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.66%) Line Management
11 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.55%) Java
6 3 (5.66%) VBScript
6 3 (5.66%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) Bourne shell
7 2 (3.77%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Motorola
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus