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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 54 52 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 2.33% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.54% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 6
Average daily rate £350 £375 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £316 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 710 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.20% 91.97% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 303 350
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 46
Average hourly rate £15.13 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.24% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Developer
Berkshire

.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 18 April 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (82.98%) ASP.NET
3 34 (72.34%) C#
4 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
5 25 (53.19%) MVC
6 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (29.79%) jQuery
8 13 (27.66%) TDD
8 13 (27.66%) HTML
8 13 (27.66%) SQL
8 13 (27.66%) CSS
9 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
12 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
14 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (12.77%) Ajax
15 6 (12.77%) Finance
15 6 (12.77%) CMS
15 6 (12.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (12.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 5 (10.64%) Web Development
16 5 (10.64%) WCF
16 5 (10.64%) Microsoft

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (12.77%) CMS
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) DTS
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (82.98%) ASP.NET
3 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (29.79%) jQuery
5 13 (27.66%) HTML
5 13 (27.66%) CSS
6 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.77%) Ajax
9 6 (12.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (10.64%) WCF
11 4 (8.51%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (6.38%) CSS3
12 3 (6.38%) HTML5
12 3 (6.38%) LINQ
12 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (6.38%) Kendo UI
13 2 (4.26%) Classic ASP
13 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) MVC
2 13 (27.66%) TDD
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) Web Development
5 2 (4.26%) OO
5 2 (4.26%) Content Management
5 2 (4.26%) Scrum
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.26%) BDD
6 1 (2.13%) Release Management
6 1 (2.13%) SEO
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.13%) SOA
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB6
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.38%) Telerik
4 1 (2.13%) Open Text
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