The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 36 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 42 69 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.26% 7.88% 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 32.55% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 61
Average daily rate £415 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.49% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
231 212 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.45% 24.20% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 129 140
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing .NET 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.

1 91 (77.78%) C#
2 47 (40.17%) MVC
3 43 (36.75%) Microsoft
4 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
5 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
5 32 (27.35%) SQL
6 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (25.64%) Windows
8 26 (22.22%) Data Protection
9 25 (21.37%) HTML
10 24 (20.51%) CSS
10 24 (20.51%) AngularJS
11 22 (18.80%) Web Services
12 21 (17.95%) Security Cleared
12 21 (17.95%) .NET Framework
13 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
14 19 (16.24%) Windows 7
15 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (13.68%) Microsoft App-V
16 16 (13.68%) Scrum
16 16 (13.68%) DV Cleared
16 16 (13.68%) Entity Framework
16 16 (13.68%) SCCM
16 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (12.82%) jQuery
17 15 (12.82%) Workflow
18 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
19 12 (10.26%) CRM
19 12 (10.26%) VB.NET
19 12 (10.26%) WCF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.55%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (6.84%) K2 blackpearl
4 5 (4.27%) IIS
5 3 (2.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Mule
6 1 (0.85%) Node.js
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) CTI
1 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) IPsec
2 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.85%) Network Security
2 1 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.71%) Big Data
8 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.71%) Datazen
8 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.71%) MySQL
8 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.85%) OLAP
9 1 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.85%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.85%) Power BI
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Xcode
4 2 (1.71%) Subversion
4 2 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.85%) Moq
5 1 (0.85%) MSTest
5 1 (0.85%) NUnit
5 1 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (4.27%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Marketing
2 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Billing
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (65.81%) Developer
2 40 (34.19%) .NET Developer
3 27 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 18 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (14.53%) SQL Developer
6 16 (13.68%) Applications Packager
6 16 (13.68%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Angular Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.27%) Architect
10 5 (4.27%) CRM Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Integration Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Workflow Specialist
12 3 (2.56%) Azure Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Junior Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.37%) HTML
2 24 (20.51%) AngularJS
2 24 (20.51%) CSS
3 22 (18.80%) Web Services
4 21 (17.95%) .NET Framework
5 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
6 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (13.68%) Entity Framework
7 15 (12.82%) jQuery
8 12 (10.26%) WCF
9 10 (8.55%) HTML5
10 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (7.69%) CSS3
10 9 (7.69%) XML
11 8 (6.84%) RESTful
12 6 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (4.27%) Unity DI Container
14 4 (3.42%) Ajax
14 4 (3.42%) WF
15 3 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.42%) User Experience
3 3 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.64%) Windows
2 19 (16.24%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.71%) Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.17%) MVC
2 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 16 (13.68%) Scrum
5 15 (12.82%) Workflow
6 12 (10.26%) CRM
7 7 (5.98%) SDLC
7 7 (5.98%) TDD
8 6 (5.13%) ERP
8 6 (5.13%) Front End Development
9 5 (4.27%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.27%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.42%) Contact Management
10 4 (3.42%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (3.42%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (2.56%) OO
11 3 (2.56%) Software Engineering
12 2 (1.71%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (77.78%) C#
2 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
2 32 (27.35%) SQL
3 12 (10.26%) VB.NET
4 7 (5.98%) C++
5 6 (5.13%) Java
5 6 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.42%) C
7 3 (2.56%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.56%) Ruby
7 3 (2.56%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.56%) VB
7 3 (2.56%) VBScript
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) XAML
9 1 (0.85%) Delphi
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.68%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) Degree
4 3 (2.56%) MCSD
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) SCCM
2 2 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (36.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) Sony
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.71%) Remedy
5 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.85%) Siebel
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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