The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 30 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 37 52 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.00% 5.53% 8.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.43% 28.26% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 57
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £55.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.NET
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
140 184 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.92% 19.57% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 133 133
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 £216 £280 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £28.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.03% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.60 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.55 £35.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Reading region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Reading

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Reading region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 69 (75.82%) C#
2 40 (43.96%) MVC
3 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
4 31 (34.07%) JavaScript
5 29 (31.87%) SQL Server
6 28 (30.77%) SQL
7 26 (28.57%) Data Protection
8 19 (20.88%) CSS
9 18 (19.78%) Web Services
9 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
10 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
11 15 (16.48%) TDD
12 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 14 (15.38%) HTML
12 14 (15.38%) Waterfall
13 13 (14.29%) SOLID
14 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (13.19%) Windows
14 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.09%) C++
15 11 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (12.09%) SDLC
16 10 (10.99%) CSS3
16 10 (10.99%) MSTest
16 10 (10.99%) Unit Testing
17 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (9.89%) REST
17 9 (9.89%) SOA
17 9 (9.89%) Scrum
17 9 (9.89%) Finance

.NET
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 8 (8.79%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.40%) CMS
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.10%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.10%) Kentico
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.20%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.59%) Office 365
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Kalido
2 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.20%) Cognos Powerplay
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.10%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (1.10%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.99%) MSTest
3 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.20%) Fiddler
5 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.10%) Bower
6 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.10%) git-flow
6 1 (1.10%) Grunt
6 1 (1.10%) JUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.10%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.10%) Xcode
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) French Language
2 4 (4.40%) German Language
2 4 (4.40%) Italian Language
2 4 (4.40%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (72.53%) Developer
2 32 (35.16%) .NET Developer
3 30 (32.97%) C# Developer
4 12 (13.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Azure Developer
7 5 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Architect
8 4 (4.40%) BizTalk Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Salesforce Developer
9 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Cognos Support
9 3 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
2 19 (20.88%) CSS
3 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
3 18 (19.78%) Web Services
4 14 (15.38%) HTML
5 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (10.99%) CSS3
7 9 (9.89%) REST
8 8 (8.79%) .NET Framework
8 8 (8.79%) JSON
8 8 (8.79%) SOAP
9 7 (7.69%) jQuery
9 7 (7.69%) WCF
10 6 (6.59%) MAPI
10 6 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.49%) Node.js
11 5 (5.49%) WPF
11 5 (5.49%) XML
12 4 (4.40%) HTML5
12 4 (4.40%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Unix
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.10%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.96%) MVC
2 26 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 15 (16.48%) TDD
4 14 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 13 (14.29%) SOLID
6 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.09%) SDLC
8 10 (10.99%) Unit Testing
9 9 (9.89%) Scrum
9 9 (9.89%) SOA
10 8 (8.79%) OO
10 8 (8.79%) OOD
11 7 (7.69%) B2B
12 6 (6.59%) Business Activity Monitoring
12 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.59%) CRM
12 6 (6.59%) Web Development
13 5 (5.49%) Memory Management
13 5 (5.49%) Migration
14 4 (4.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (75.82%) C#
2 31 (34.07%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.77%) SQL
4 11 (12.09%) C++
5 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.59%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.59%) VBScript
7 5 (5.49%) Java
7 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.40%) Apex Code
8 4 (4.40%) C
9 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.10%) PHP
9 1 (1.10%) Python
9 1 (1.10%) Ruby
9 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.10%) VB
9 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) WMI
2 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Cognos
2 5 (5.49%) Hyperion
2 5 (5.49%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.40%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.10%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Pega
4 1 (1.10%) Telerik
4 1 (1.10%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Strike IT Services
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays West And Wales
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer People
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago