The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 65 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 23 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.93% 2.27% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.46% 9.60% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 8
Average daily rate £358 £300 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £273 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
272 198 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.82% 23.68% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 127 132
Average daily rate £330 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Average hourly rate £15.97 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.02% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
South East

.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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 15 £380 +21.60% 4
High Wycombe -5 1 £245 -18.33% 1
Aylesbury - - - -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
4 24 (55.81%) jQuery
5 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
6 21 (48.84%) MVC
7 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
7 20 (46.51%) WCF
8 19 (44.19%) HTML
9 18 (41.86%) OO
9 18 (41.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (39.53%) Visual Studio
10 17 (39.53%) Scrum
10 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (37.21%) TDD
11 16 (37.21%) SOA
12 15 (34.88%) NUnit
13 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (32.56%) Automated Testing
14 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
14 13 (30.23%) SQL
15 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (25.58%) LINQ
16 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
17 10 (23.26%) CSS
17 10 (23.26%) Web Services
17 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (20.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (11.63%) Kentico
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) Papyrus
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Exstream
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (39.53%) Visual Studio
3 15 (34.88%) NUnit
4 5 (11.63%) WiX
4 5 (11.63%) MSI
5 3 (6.98%) Xcode
6 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.33%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (65.12%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 24 (55.81%) jQuery
4 20 (46.51%) WCF
4 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
5 19 (44.19%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (25.58%) LINQ
8 10 (23.26%) CSS
8 10 (23.26%) Web Services
8 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (18.60%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (13.95%) Ajax
12 5 (11.63%) HTML5
12 5 (11.63%) XML
13 3 (6.98%) XSL
13 3 (6.98%) Cocoa
13 3 (6.98%) Android SDK
13 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.30%) iPhone
3 3 (6.98%) iPad
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) CESG
4 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.65%) PDA
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Windows CE
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) MVC
2 18 (41.86%) OO
3 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) SOA
5 14 (32.56%) Automated Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
9 3 (6.98%) Android Development
9 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) OOP
10 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.65%) CRM
10 2 (4.65%) MVVM
10 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.65%) Bourne shell
8 2 (4.65%) VBA
9 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Motorola
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago