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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 62 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 1.83% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.92% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 25
Average daily rate £450 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -7.14%
.NET Developer
Berkshire

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
927 834 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.11% 95.21% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 447 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.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
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 10 February 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) C#
3 24 (60.00%) MVC
4 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
4 17 (42.50%) Web Services
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 14 (35.00%) HTML
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) Data Protection
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
10 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (22.50%) jQuery
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (20.00%) CSS
12 8 (20.00%) CRM
12 8 (20.00%) Scrum
13 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
13 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (15.00%) HTML5
14 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
15 5 (12.50%) WCF
15 5 (12.50%) TDD
15 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
15 5 (12.50%) Sony

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) Web Services
3 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (22.50%) jQuery
7 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.00%) HTML5
10 5 (12.50%) CSS3
10 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (12.50%) RESTful
10 5 (12.50%) WCF
11 3 (7.50%) REST
12 2 (5.00%) WF
13 1 (2.50%) JSON
13 1 (2.50%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) MVC
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 8 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) SDLC
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) ERP
7 3 (7.50%) Contact Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
8 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (5.00%) Secure Coding
9 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.50%) Software Optimisation
9 1 (2.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Sony
3 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.50%) Telerik