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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 48 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 36 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.99% 1.62% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.46% 7.43% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
.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
314 269 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.10% 21.85% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 153 129
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +16 27 £305 -18.66% 2
Marlow 0 1 £263 -0.94%
High Wycombe -2 1 £350 +42.85% 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (68.75%) C#
3 35 (54.69%) ASP.NET
4 30 (46.88%) MVC
5 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (40.63%) jQuery
6 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
7 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
8 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (34.38%) HTML
10 21 (32.81%) Visual Studio
10 21 (32.81%) WCF
11 20 (31.25%) Web Services
11 20 (31.25%) SQL
12 19 (29.69%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
13 18 (28.13%) Entity Framework
14 16 (25.00%) XML
14 16 (25.00%) CSS
14 16 (25.00%) LINQ
15 15 (23.44%) OO
15 15 (23.44%) Scrum
16 14 (21.88%) Finance
16 14 (21.88%) TDD
17 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
17 13 (20.31%) CRM
18 12 (18.75%) Windows
18 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
19 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (29.69%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.81%) IIS
4 3 (4.69%) CMS
4 3 (4.69%) Kentico
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.56%) Node.js
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Broadband
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.94%) Selenium
4 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
5 5 (7.81%) NUnit
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.13%) Subversion
8 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.56%) Moq
9 1 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (81.25%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Administrator
4 9 (14.06%) BizTalk Administrator
5 8 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
6 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.81%) AWS Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (54.69%) ASP.NET
3 26 (40.63%) jQuery
4 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (34.38%) HTML
6 21 (32.81%) WCF
7 20 (31.25%) Web Services
8 18 (28.13%) Entity Framework
9 16 (25.00%) XML
9 16 (25.00%) CSS
9 16 (25.00%) LINQ
10 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (14.06%) Ajax
11 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 8 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (10.94%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (7.81%) WPF
13 5 (7.81%) JSON
13 5 (7.81%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.69%) MVS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) MVC
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) OO
3 15 (23.44%) Scrum
4 14 (21.88%) TDD
5 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
5 13 (20.31%) CRM
6 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (14.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (14.06%) Web Development
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
9 4 (6.25%) OOD
9 4 (6.25%) SOA
9 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.69%) Content Management
10 3 (4.69%) OOP
10 3 (4.69%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.81%) C++
6 4 (6.25%) Bourne shell
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) Java
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Remedy
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Siebel