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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 63 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.85% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 4.21% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 16
Median daily rate £250 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.NET Framework
Berkshire

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
142 190 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.01% 20.23% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 138 134
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 3
Median hourly rate £18.75 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.03% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.10 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.55 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

.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 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC

.NET Framework
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 2 (25.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Bower
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Build Manager
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (25.00%) LESS
3 2 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Contact Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft