The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 97 108 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.94% 9.33% 10.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.04% 45.76% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 64 76
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
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
255 236 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.13% 20.40% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 137 124
Average daily rate £355 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £44.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.04% +175.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Buckinghamshire region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Buckinghamshire region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

.NET
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 +3 75 £413 +5.76% 15
High Wycombe +3 4 £350 +12.00% 5
Aylesbury 0 3 £450 +35.84% 8
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing .NET 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.

1 157 (79.29%) C#
2 98 (49.49%) SQL Server
3 88 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (43.94%) SQL
5 82 (41.41%) ASP.NET
6 76 (38.38%) MVC
7 59 (29.80%) JavaScript
8 52 (26.26%) HTML
8 52 (26.26%) Finance
9 46 (23.23%) Microsoft
10 43 (21.72%) WCF
11 42 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (20.71%) TDD
13 39 (19.70%) CSS
14 38 (19.19%) Visual Studio
14 38 (19.19%) .NET Framework
15 34 (17.17%) jQuery
16 32 (16.16%) Scrum
16 32 (16.16%) Oracle
17 31 (15.66%) XML
18 30 (15.15%) Web Services
19 29 (14.65%) SharePoint
20 27 (13.64%) Windows
20 27 (13.64%) WPF
21 24 (12.12%) AngularJS
22 22 (11.11%) Banking
22 22 (11.11%) SOAP
23 21 (10.61%) SOA
23 21 (10.61%) MVVM
24 20 (10.10%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (14.65%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.57%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.54%) Apache
4 7 (3.54%) IIS
5 5 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.02%) CICS
6 4 (2.02%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.52%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.01%) JBoss
8 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.51%) Kentico
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.54%) MS Office
3 4 (2.02%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.53%) SaaS
3 3 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.55%) SMTP
2 8 (4.04%) Intranet
3 5 (2.53%) LDAP
4 4 (2.02%) Firewall
4 4 (2.02%) Internet
4 4 (2.02%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.02%) NAS
4 4 (2.02%) SAN
5 3 (1.52%) HTTP
6 2 (1.01%) FTP
6 2 (1.01%) SSL
6 2 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (49.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.02%) Easytrieve
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.51%) Big Data
9 1 (0.51%) GIS
9 1 (0.51%) MySQL
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (19.19%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.55%) NUnit
4 6 (3.03%) Moq
4 6 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (2.53%) MSTest
6 4 (2.02%) Selenium
6 4 (2.02%) Subversion
7 3 (1.52%) Grunt
7 3 (1.52%) gulp
7 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.52%) Xcode
8 2 (1.01%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.01%) NMock
8 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (26.26%) Finance
2 22 (11.11%) Banking
3 9 (4.55%) Retail
3 9 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.53%) Electronics
4 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.53%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Automotive
5 3 (1.52%) Law
5 3 (1.52%) Legal
5 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (65.66%) Developer
2 80 (40.40%) .NET Developer
3 61 (30.81%) C# Developer
4 53 (26.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 22 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 21 (10.61%) Architect
9 20 (10.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (10.10%) SQL Developer
10 18 (9.09%) Senior Developer
11 17 (8.59%) SharePoint Developer
12 15 (7.58%) Analyst
12 15 (7.58%) C# WPF Developer
12 15 (7.58%) WPF Developer
13 13 (6.57%) .NET Web Developer
13 13 (6.57%) C# Web Developer
14 12 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (5.05%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (41.41%) ASP.NET
2 52 (26.26%) HTML
3 43 (21.72%) WCF
4 42 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (19.70%) CSS
6 38 (19.19%) .NET Framework
7 34 (17.17%) jQuery
8 31 (15.66%) XML
9 30 (15.15%) Web Services
10 27 (13.64%) WPF
11 24 (12.12%) AngularJS
12 22 (11.11%) SOAP
13 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (8.08%) Entity Framework
13 16 (8.08%) HTML5
14 10 (5.05%) XSLT
15 9 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (4.04%) REST
17 7 (3.54%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 6 (3.03%) NHS
2 6 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.53%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.02%) Clustering
4 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.02%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.02%) User Experience
4 4 (2.02%) VSAM
5 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.01%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) CESG
7 1 (0.51%) Mashup
7 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (3.03%) Unix
3 5 (2.53%) zOS
4 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (38.38%) MVC
3 41 (20.71%) TDD
4 32 (16.16%) Scrum
5 21 (10.61%) MVVM
5 21 (10.61%) SOA
6 19 (9.60%) OO
6 19 (9.60%) Unit Testing
7 15 (7.58%) BDD
7 15 (7.58%) E-Commerce
7 15 (7.58%) Software Engineering
7 15 (7.58%) Web Development
8 13 (6.57%) Project Management
9 12 (6.06%) Workflow
10 11 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 11 (5.56%) UML
11 10 (5.05%) DevOps
11 10 (5.05%) People Management
11 10 (5.05%) SDLC
11 10 (5.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 157 (79.29%) C#
2 87 (43.94%) SQL
3 59 (29.80%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.10%) T-SQL
5 16 (8.08%) PowerShell
6 12 (6.06%) PHP
7 10 (5.05%) C++
8 9 (4.55%) VB
9 8 (4.04%) Java
10 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.54%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.53%) VBA
12 4 (2.02%) ABAP
12 4 (2.02%) Assembly Language
12 4 (2.02%) CLIST
12 4 (2.02%) COBOL
12 4 (2.02%) JCL
12 4 (2.02%) Perl
12 4 (2.02%) REXX
12 4 (2.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (4.04%) Degree
1 8 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) MCP
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.01%) MCSD
5 1 (0.51%) CCNA
5 1 (0.51%) CCSP
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ISEB
5 1 (0.51%) MCAD
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
5 1 (0.51%) MCTS
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) HL7
2 4 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.02%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.01%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) OpenView
1 4 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.16%) Oracle
3 13 (6.57%) SAP
4 7 (3.54%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.53%) IBM
6 4 (2.02%) CA
6 4 (2.02%) HP
6 4 (2.02%) Micro Focus
6 4 (2.02%) Remedy
6 4 (2.02%) StorageTek
6 4 (2.02%) Sun
6 4 (2.02%) VMware
7 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.01%) Google
9 1 (0.51%) BT
9 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.51%) ESRI
9 1 (0.51%) Nintex
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