The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 52 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.56% 1.05% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.15% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £383 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
793 868 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 88.60% 91.18% 89.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 372 382
Average daily rate £375 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 39
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.00 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.68% +2.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.52 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.95 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Developer
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.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 29 July 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 29 July 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
3 25 (80.65%) C#
4 22 (70.97%) MVC
5 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
5 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) TDD
8 9 (29.03%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) jQuery
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
11 6 (19.35%) WCF
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
11 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 5 (16.13%) SQL
13 4 (12.90%) Finance
13 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (9.68%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (9.68%) BDD
14 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
14 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) OLAP
5 1 (3.23%) DTS
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) XML
6 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
6 6 (19.35%) WCF
6 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.68%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (9.68%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
9 2 (6.45%) LINQ
9 2 (6.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) BDD
4 3 (9.68%) Web Development
4 3 (9.68%) Release Management
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Web Design
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) VBA
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
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