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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 48 59 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.93% 2.50% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 9.12% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
.NET Framework
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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
172 296 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.80% 27.43% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 176 73
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.28% +36.25%
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
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 2 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (79.55%) C#
3 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 26 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 23 (52.27%) Windows
6 20 (45.45%) MVC
7 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
7 19 (43.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (40.91%) SharePoint
9 17 (38.64%) Visual Studio
9 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (38.64%) Web Development
10 16 (36.36%) XML
11 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
12 14 (31.82%) SQL
12 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
13 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
14 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (25.00%) Meridio
14 11 (25.00%) IDOL
14 11 (25.00%) Workflow
14 11 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (25.00%) MS Office
14 11 (25.00%) Web Services
15 10 (22.73%) HTML
15 10 (22.73%) SLA

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 18 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (18.18%) IIS
4 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.55%) Lync
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) WebTrends
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.91%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) GitHub
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (25.00%) IDOL
4 8 (18.18%) OLAP
4 8 (18.18%) DTS
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.64%) MSTest
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) JSUnit
4 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Moq
4 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
4 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.27%) Bower
General
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Web Designer
8 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Architect
8 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 19 (43.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (36.36%) XML
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (25.00%) Web Services
6 10 (22.73%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) WCF
6 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (20.45%) jQuery
7 9 (20.45%) CSS
8 8 (18.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 7 (15.91%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 7 (15.91%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (13.64%) Ajax
11 5 (11.36%) XSLT
12 4 (9.09%) HTML5
13 3 (6.82%) SOAP
14 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.82%) Wiki
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) MVC
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Web Development
3 11 (25.00%) Workflow
4 10 (22.73%) Document Management
4 10 (22.73%) TDD
4 10 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (13.64%) Analytics
5 6 (13.64%) Web Analytics
5 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.36%) SOA
6 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) SEO
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) VC++
5 4 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) MCTS
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Meridio
3 3 (6.82%) Unica
3 3 (6.82%) Omniture
4 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Telerik
4 1 (2.27%) ESRI
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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