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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 55 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 31 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.72% 1.86% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.42% 8.44% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £225 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £415 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
.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
231 225 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.26% 22.08% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 127 74
Average daily rate £350 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 30 January 2015.

.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 30 January 2015. 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 -4 20 £438 +9.37% 4
High Wycombe - 4 £325 - 3
Marlow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) C#
3 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (51.67%) WCF
5 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
5 26 (43.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 25 (41.67%) TDD
7 24 (40.00%) jQuery
8 23 (38.33%) MVC
9 21 (35.00%) Scrum
9 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
10 20 (33.33%) HTML
10 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 20 (33.33%) SQL
11 19 (31.67%) Finance
12 18 (30.00%) CSS
12 18 (30.00%) BDD
13 16 (26.67%) Visual Studio
14 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
15 13 (21.67%) OO
16 12 (20.00%) XML
16 12 (20.00%) Windows
16 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
16 12 (20.00%) WinForms
16 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
16 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 11 (18.33%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (18.33%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (18.33%) WPF

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (5.00%) Kentico
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.67%) Selenium
2 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.67%) MSTest
3 7 (11.67%) NUnit
4 6 (10.00%) JIRA
4 6 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.67%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.67%) Moq
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Administrator
5 7 (11.67%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.00%) BizTalk Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) WPF Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (51.67%) WCF
3 26 (43.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 24 (40.00%) jQuery
5 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 20 (33.33%) HTML
7 18 (30.00%) CSS
8 12 (20.00%) XML
8 12 (20.00%) WinForms
8 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (18.33%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (18.33%) WPF
9 11 (18.33%) XHTML
9 11 (18.33%) Web Services
10 10 (16.67%) LINQ
11 9 (15.00%) XSL
12 7 (11.67%) Castle Windsor
13 6 (10.00%) Ajax
13 6 (10.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) EPoS
3 3 (5.00%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Windows NT
5 2 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) TDD
3 23 (38.33%) MVC
4 21 (35.00%) Scrum
5 18 (30.00%) BDD
6 13 (21.67%) OO
7 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.67%) MVVM
9 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.67%) Web Usability
9 7 (11.67%) Information Architecture
9 7 (11.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (11.67%) SOA
9 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (10.00%) CRM
11 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.67%) OOD
13 3 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.33%) XAML
5 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) VBScript
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Remedy
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago