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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 56 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.85% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 3.70% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Median daily rate £375 £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +61.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
.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
163 216 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.76% 23.08% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 161 89
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

.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
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 30 July 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 12 (42.86%) XML
7 11 (39.29%) CSS
7 11 (39.29%) IIS
7 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
8 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
9 9 (32.14%) Open Source
9 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
9 9 (32.14%) MVC
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 9 (32.14%) Java
9 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
10 8 (28.57%) C++
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) HTTP
10 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (25.00%) Datazen
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
11 7 (25.00%) Castle Windsor

.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 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) Drupal
3 4 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 4 (14.29%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) Kerberos
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (25.00%) Big Data
3 7 (25.00%) Datazen
3 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) Fiddler
3 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) German Language
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Escalation Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Development Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Development Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SOA Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) XML
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
7 7 (25.00%) ADO
7 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (25.00%) Autofac
7 7 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
7 7 (25.00%) ODBC
7 7 (25.00%) OLE
7 7 (25.00%) OLE DB
7 7 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (17.86%) Kendo UI
9 4 (14.29%) DCOM
9 4 (14.29%) Node.js
10 3 (10.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
1 9 (32.14%) MVC
1 9 (32.14%) Open Source
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (21.43%) Memory Management
3 6 (21.43%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) Build Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 8 (28.57%) C++
6 6 (21.43%) C
7 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
8 4 (14.29%) PHP
8 4 (14.29%) Python
8 4 (14.29%) R
8 4 (14.29%) Scala
8 4 (14.29%) VB
8 4 (14.29%) VB6
9 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) MCSD
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Remedy
4 2 (7.14%) HP