The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 61 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 5 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 2.13% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 9.81% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
213 214 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.75% 21.70% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 128 89
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Reading

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
7 8 (50.00%) HTML
8 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 7 (43.75%) Web Services
8 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 7 (43.75%) TDD
8 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (37.50%) IIS
10 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
10 5 (31.25%) C++
10 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) Scrum
10 5 (31.25%) WF
10 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
11 4 (25.00%) jQuery
11 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (25.00%) Workflow
11 4 (25.00%) CSS
12 3 (18.75%) MySQL
12 3 (18.75%) Internet
12 3 (18.75%) OO
12 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (6.25%) NuGet
4 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) WF
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (12.50%) XSLT
9 2 (12.50%) XML
10 1 (6.25%) XSL
10 1 (6.25%) LINQ
10 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Memory Management
6 3 (18.75%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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