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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET 77 51 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.02% 6.01% 9.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.29% 26.98% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 47
Median daily rate £400 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £512 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%
.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
196 189 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.95% 22.29% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 129 105
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 - £19.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

.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 26 June 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 26 June 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.

1 114 (74.03%) C#
2 73 (47.40%) Microsoft
3 60 (38.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (33.77%) Windows
5 50 (32.47%) SQL
6 49 (31.82%) MVC
7 48 (31.17%) ASP.NET
8 47 (30.52%) SQL Server
9 43 (27.92%) JavaScript
10 37 (24.03%) CSS
11 33 (21.43%) C++
12 30 (19.48%) MS Excel
13 28 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (18.18%) HTML
14 27 (17.53%) XML
15 26 (16.88%) .NET Framework
15 26 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (16.23%) PowerShell
16 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (14.94%) HTTP
18 22 (14.29%) SharePoint
19 21 (13.64%) VB.NET
20 20 (12.99%) Web Services
20 20 (12.99%) AngularJS
20 20 (12.99%) Mentoring
20 20 (12.99%) Windows Server
21 19 (12.34%) Data Protection
21 19 (12.34%) CRM
21 19 (12.34%) DNS
21 19 (12.34%) Java

.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 22 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.39%) IIS
3 6 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.25%) Drupal
4 5 (3.25%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.25%) WordPress
5 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.95%) CMS
6 3 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (11.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (38.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.49%) Office 365
3 4 (2.60%) PaaS
4 3 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.30%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.30%) IaaS
5 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.94%) HTTP
2 19 (12.34%) DNS
3 15 (9.74%) VPN
4 12 (7.79%) Internet
4 12 (7.79%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.49%) DHCP
5 10 (6.49%) IPsec
5 10 (6.49%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (5.84%) BGP
6 9 (5.84%) IPv6
7 8 (5.19%) SSL
8 6 (3.90%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.60%) CTI
10 3 (1.95%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.65%) Firewall
12 1 (0.65%) FTP
12 1 (0.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (9.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (5.19%) Big Data
6 8 (5.19%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.55%) Datazen
7 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (4.55%) Power BI
8 6 (3.90%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.95%) DocumentDB
11 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.30%) MySQL
13 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.79%) MSBuild
4 11 (7.14%) JIRA
5 10 (6.49%) Artifactory
5 10 (6.49%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.49%) NuGet
6 6 (3.90%) Fiddler
7 5 (3.25%) Xcode
8 3 (1.95%) MSTest
9 1 (0.65%) JUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Moq
9 1 (0.65%) NUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.65%) TestRail
General
1 15 (9.74%) Marketing
2 11 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.49%) German Language
4 9 (5.84%) Finance
5 7 (4.55%) French Language
5 7 (4.55%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.25%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.30%) Automotive
7 2 (1.30%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.30%) Publishing
7 2 (1.30%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 76 (49.35%) Developer
2 38 (24.68%) .NET Developer
3 30 (19.48%) C# Developer
3 30 (19.48%) Support Engineer
4 17 (11.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (9.09%) Consultant
5 14 (9.09%) Escalation Engineer
6 11 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) Azure Developer
7 8 (5.19%) Development Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) Field Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) SQL Developer
8 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.55%) Build Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (3.90%) Senior Build Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Development Support Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.17%) ASP.NET
2 37 (24.03%) CSS
3 28 (18.18%) HTML
4 27 (17.53%) XML
5 26 (16.88%) .NET Framework
6 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (12.99%) AngularJS
7 20 (12.99%) Web Services
8 17 (11.04%) WCF
9 16 (10.39%) ADO.NET
10 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 10 (6.49%) jQuery
12 10 (6.49%) REST
13 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (5.84%) Node.js
14 8 (5.19%) Unity DI Container
14 8 (5.19%) WPF
14 8 (5.19%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (3.90%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.77%) Windows
2 20 (12.99%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.49%) Linux
4 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.84%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.19%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) MVC
2 28 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.99%) Mentoring
4 19 (12.34%) CRM
4 19 (12.34%) Data Protection
5 17 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 14 (9.09%) TDD
7 13 (8.44%) Build Automation
7 13 (8.44%) Presales
7 13 (8.44%) Web Development
8 12 (7.79%) Data Modelling
8 12 (7.79%) Memory Management
8 12 (7.79%) SDLC
8 12 (7.79%) Software Testing
8 12 (7.79%) Workflow
9 10 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (5.84%) DevOps
10 9 (5.84%) Open Source
10 9 (5.84%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 114 (74.03%) C#
2 50 (32.47%) SQL
3 43 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 33 (21.43%) C++
5 25 (16.23%) PowerShell
6 21 (13.64%) VB.NET
7 19 (12.34%) Java
7 19 (12.34%) T-SQL
7 19 (12.34%) VB
7 19 (12.34%) VBScript
8 16 (10.39%) C
9 11 (7.14%) PHP
9 11 (7.14%) Python
10 7 (4.55%) Ruby
11 6 (3.90%) R
12 5 (3.25%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.60%) Scala
13 4 (2.60%) VB6
13 4 (2.60%) XAML
14 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (11.04%) Degree
2 16 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.14%) MCSE
4 10 (6.49%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.19%) MCSD
6 7 (4.55%) MCTS
7 6 (3.90%) MCSA
8 5 (3.25%) MCITP
9 4 (2.60%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.30%) GIAC
11 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.30%) MCAD
11 2 (1.30%) MCPD
12 1 (0.65%) ISEB
12 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (10.39%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.30%) XenServer
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.60%) SCOM
3 3 (1.95%) SCCM
4 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.30%) Perfmon
4 2 (1.30%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.30%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (47.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle
3 9 (5.84%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.84%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.25%) Remedy
5 3 (1.95%) Citrix
5 3 (1.95%) HP
5 3 (1.95%) VMware
6 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.30%) Sony
6 2 (1.30%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.65%) F5
7 1 (0.65%) Facebook
7 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.65%) NetScout
7 1 (0.65%) Pega
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.65%) Telerik
7 1 (0.65%) TOWER Software
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