The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 40 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 27 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.86% 1.48% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 1.57% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £438 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £415 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-56.57% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
640 894 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.43% 94.60% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 513 464
Median daily rate £413 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 55 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.71% +71.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £135.00 £54.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (80.49%) C#
3 25 (60.98%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) CSS
8 12 (29.27%) MVC
9 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
10 8 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (19.51%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) HTML
10 8 (19.51%) Finance
10 8 (19.51%) CSS3
10 8 (19.51%) Apex Code
11 7 (17.07%) Web Services
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.63%) WCF
12 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (12.20%) jQuery
13 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
13 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
13 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
14 4 (9.76%) CRM
14 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
14 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
15 3 (7.32%) PowerShell

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Kentico
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
2 3 (7.32%) PaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) git-flow
3 1 (2.44%) MSTest
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) French Language
2 2 (4.88%) German Language
2 2 (4.88%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
3 13 (31.71%) CSS
4 8 (19.51%) CSS3
4 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 7 (17.07%) Web Services
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (14.63%) WCF
7 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 3 (7.32%) WinForms
8 3 (7.32%) WPF
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (4.88%) HTML5
9 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.88%) MAPI
9 2 (4.88%) Node.js
9 2 (4.88%) REST
9 2 (4.88%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) MVC
3 4 (9.76%) CRM
3 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.32%) ERP
4 3 (7.32%) MSF
5 2 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
6 1 (2.44%) API Development
6 1 (2.44%) BDD
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) MVVM
6 1 (2.44%) Scrum
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) SOLID
6 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C#
2 25 (60.98%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.51%) Apex Code
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle