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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 67 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 19 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.44% 4.23% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 17.27% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £305 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £388 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
- +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 249 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.53% 24.48% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 149 128
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
.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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -27 12 £350 -6.66% 5
Beaconsfield +3 4 £280 -
Chesham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 2
Aylesbury - - - -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (82.50%) C#
3 24 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
5 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (50.00%) MVC
6 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (40.00%) jQuery
8 15 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (37.50%) CSS
9 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
9 14 (35.00%) HTML
9 14 (35.00%) Oracle
9 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (35.00%) WCF
10 13 (32.50%) TDD
10 13 (32.50%) Oracle Database
11 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
11 12 (30.00%) SQL
11 12 (30.00%) Scrum
12 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (27.50%) NUnit
12 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (25.00%) OO
13 10 (25.00%) SOA
14 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
14 9 (22.50%) LINQ
15 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.00%) DNN
3 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Papyrus
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Exstream
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle Database
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (27.50%) NUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.50%) JMeter
5 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.50%) PhoneGap
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (40.00%) jQuery
4 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) WCF
7 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 9 (22.50%) LINQ
9 8 (20.00%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (15.00%) XSL
12 5 (12.50%) XML
12 5 (12.50%) Ajax
13 4 (10.00%) JSON
14 3 (7.50%) XHTML
14 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.50%) CESG
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) MVC
2 13 (32.50%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) SOA
5 10 (25.00%) OO
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Web Usability
8 3 (7.50%) Information Architecture
9 2 (5.00%) Web Development
9 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) VBScript
6 2 (5.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) VBA
6 2 (5.00%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Motorola
4 1 (2.50%) Lotus
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin