The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 56 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 17 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.58% 1.81% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 7.04% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Average daily rate £365 £383 £397
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% -3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 199 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 25.78% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 77
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £428 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
Berkshire

.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 18 April 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 18 April 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
3 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 22 (62.86%) C#
5 17 (48.57%) Windows
6 14 (40.00%) SQL
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (40.00%) jQuery
6 14 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 13 (37.14%) HTML
7 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
8 12 (34.29%) CSS
8 12 (34.29%) MVC
9 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
9 11 (31.43%) TDD
9 11 (31.43%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (28.57%) XML
10 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
11 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
11 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (22.86%) HTML5
12 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
12 8 (22.86%) Internet
12 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
13 7 (20.00%) Web Services

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (31.43%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (14.29%) IDOL
5 4 (11.43%) DTS
5 4 (11.43%) OLAP
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.57%) NUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) MSTest
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Military
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Designer
4 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Architect
7 1 (2.86%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SOA Designer
7 1 (2.86%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) jQuery
2 14 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) HTML5
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (20.00%) CSS3
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (20.00%) WCF
8 4 (11.43%) SOAP
8 4 (11.43%) Ajax
8 4 (11.43%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 3 (8.57%) Kendo UI
9 3 (8.57%) LINQ
9 3 (8.57%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (5.71%) XML Schema
10 2 (5.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) Web Development
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Document Management
4 5 (14.29%) OO
4 5 (14.29%) Workflow
4 5 (14.29%) SOA
5 4 (11.43%) OOD
5 4 (11.43%) UML
5 4 (11.43%) Web Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
5 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.57%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Meridio
3 3 (8.57%) Unica
3 3 (8.57%) Telerik
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.86%) Sybase
5 1 (2.86%) ESRI
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