The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 56 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 10 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 0.93% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.01% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £374 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £338 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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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
747 988 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.11% 91.40% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 492 370
Average daily rate £385 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 34
Average hourly rate £17.07 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.44% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 30 September 2014.

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 19 (70.37%) MVC
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.93%) jQuery
9 7 (25.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (22.22%) WCF
10 6 (22.22%) XML
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (11.11%) LINQ
13 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
13 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (11.11%) BDD
14 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Moq
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (22.22%) WCF
7 6 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
9 3 (11.11%) LINQ
10 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 2 (7.41%) Web Services
10 2 (7.41%) Classic ASP
10 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) DSDM
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Telerik
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