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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 57 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 8 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.05% 1.24% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.82% 4.67% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Median daily rate £375 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.50% +33.33%
.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
166 257 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.76% 26.49% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 200 101
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 £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

.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 25 August 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 25 August 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
5 9 (39.13%) IIS
5 9 (39.13%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (34.78%) HTTP
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (30.43%) Entity Framework
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (26.09%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) Java
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Internet
8 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
9 5 (21.74%) Kendo UI
9 5 (21.74%) C++
9 5 (21.74%) Open Source
9 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
9 5 (21.74%) Marketing
10 4 (17.39%) VB6

.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 9 (39.13%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) Joomla!
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) HTTP
2 6 (26.09%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 3 (13.04%) Datazen
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Escalation Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Internet Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
2 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Entity Framework
5 6 (26.09%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) Kendo UI
7 4 (17.39%) DCOM
7 4 (17.39%) Node.js
7 4 (17.39%) XML Schema
8 3 (13.04%) ADO
8 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (13.04%) Autofac
8 3 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (13.04%) ODBC
8 3 (13.04%) OLE
8 3 (13.04%) OLE DB
8 3 (13.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 5 (21.74%) Open Source
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Build Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.04%) Memory Management
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) DSDM
7 2 (8.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) C++
7 4 (17.39%) PHP
7 4 (17.39%) VB
7 4 (17.39%) VB6
8 3 (13.04%) C
9 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (4.35%) Python
10 1 (4.35%) R
10 1 (4.35%) Scala
10 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy