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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 43 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 25 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.42% 1.41% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 1.49% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 12
Median daily rate £420 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £415 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +23.84%

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
675 938 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.34% 94.37% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 538 455
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 21
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

.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 20 February 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 20 February 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
5 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (33.33%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) Windows
9 9 (23.08%) WCF
9 9 (23.08%) Finance
9 9 (23.08%) CSS3
10 8 (20.51%) Apex Code
10 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (20.51%) MVC
10 8 (20.51%) Web Services
10 8 (20.51%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (20.51%) HTML
11 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
12 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.38%) CRM
12 6 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (12.82%) jQuery
13 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
13 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
13 5 (12.82%) ERP
13 5 (12.82%) IaaS
13 5 (12.82%) PaaS
14 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (10.26%) MSF

.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 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.82%) IaaS
2 5 (12.82%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) git-flow
2 1 (2.56%) MSTest
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 13 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (23.08%) CSS3
4 9 (23.08%) WCF
5 8 (20.51%) HTML
5 8 (20.51%) Web Services
6 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.82%) jQuery
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.26%) WinForms
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (7.69%) HTML5
9 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.13%) Angular 2
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (5.13%) REST
10 2 (5.13%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.56%) iPad
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) CRM
4 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
4 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 4 (10.26%) MSF
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
8 1 (2.56%) API Development
8 1 (2.56%) BDD
8 1 (2.56%) Document Management
8 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.56%) Multithreaded Programming
8 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.56%) SDLC
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) SOLID
8 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) Apex Code
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.56%) Sony
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 25 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago