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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 46 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 25 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.91% 2.13% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.89% 7.88% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £216 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £400 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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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
194 292 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.56% 26.99% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 176 83
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £228 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £38.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.44% +92.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 October 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
4 23 (53.49%) MVC
5 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 20 (46.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 19 (44.19%) Windows
8 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
10 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
10 14 (32.56%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
11 13 (30.23%) Web Development
11 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (27.91%) XML
13 11 (25.58%) HTML
13 11 (25.58%) SQL
13 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
14 10 (23.26%) jQuery
14 10 (23.26%) TDD
14 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
14 10 (23.26%) CSS
15 9 (20.93%) Web Services
15 9 (20.93%) WCF
15 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 8 (18.60%) Dependency Injection

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (18.60%) IIS
3 7 (16.28%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (9.30%) Lync
5 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) WebTrends
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) PaaS
3 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LDAP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) IDOL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (11.63%) OLAP
3 5 (11.63%) DTS
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.95%) MSTest
3 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) JSUnit
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Moq
4 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.33%) Grunt
4 1 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.33%) Bower
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) C++ Developer
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Web Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Designer
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 20 (46.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (27.91%) XML
6 11 (25.58%) HTML
7 10 (23.26%) CSS
7 10 (23.26%) jQuery
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 9 (20.93%) WCF
8 9 (20.93%) Web Services
9 7 (16.28%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (16.28%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 5 (11.63%) Ajax
10 5 (11.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
11 4 (9.30%) XSLT
11 4 (9.30%) HTML5
12 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Wiki
4 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) MVC
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) Web Development
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 8 (18.60%) Workflow
5 8 (18.60%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (16.28%) Document Management
7 6 (13.95%) Web Analytics
7 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 5 (11.63%) BDD
9 4 (9.30%) SEO
9 4 (9.30%) CRM
9 4 (9.30%) Project Management
9 4 (9.30%) SOA
9 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.98%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) VC++
5 4 (9.30%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCTS
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Meridio
3 3 (6.98%) Omniture
3 3 (6.98%) Unica
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Telerik
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