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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 66 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.76% 0.46% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.31% 2.00% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 13
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.99% +21.42%
.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
219 200 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.15% 22.96% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 138 120
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

.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 31 May 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 31 May 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) SQL
5 16 (59.26%) VB.NET
5 16 (59.26%) Windows
6 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (51.85%) XML
7 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
8 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
9 12 (44.44%) CSS
10 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
11 10 (37.04%) IIS
11 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
11 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
11 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
12 9 (33.33%) Datazen
12 9 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (33.33%) Autofac
12 9 (33.33%) Big Data
12 9 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
12 9 (33.33%) Hadoop
12 9 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (33.33%) Open Source
12 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (33.33%) OLE
12 9 (33.33%) OLE DB
12 9 (33.33%) Oracle
12 9 (33.33%) ADO

.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 10 (37.04%) IIS
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.81%) Drupal
3 4 (14.81%) Joomla!
3 4 (14.81%) Node.js
3 4 (14.81%) WordPress
4 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) HTTP
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (33.33%) Big Data
3 9 (33.33%) Datazen
3 9 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Support Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
6 4 (14.81%) Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Development Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Development Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Messaging Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Server Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) WPF Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) XML
3 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
6 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
7 9 (33.33%) ADO
7 9 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 9 (33.33%) Autofac
7 9 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
7 9 (33.33%) ODBC
7 9 (33.33%) OLE
7 9 (33.33%) OLE DB
7 9 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 4 (14.81%) DCOM
11 3 (11.11%) Web Services
12 2 (7.41%) COM
12 2 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
2 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Open Source
3 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 7 (25.93%) Memory Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Build Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
7 2 (7.41%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) VB.NET
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) C++
5 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
6 5 (18.52%) C
6 5 (18.52%) Python
6 5 (18.52%) R
6 5 (18.52%) Scala
7 4 (14.81%) PHP
7 4 (14.81%) VB
7 4 (14.81%) VB6
8 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) MCSD
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) Remedy
4 2 (7.41%) HP