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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 22 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 47 50 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.55% 4.94% 8.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.76% 20.75% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 50
Median daily rate £400 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%

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
148 241 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.61% 23.81% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 167 135
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

.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 22 February 2017.

.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 22 February 2017, 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 58 (71.60%) C#
2 34 (41.98%) SQL
3 33 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 26 (32.10%) MVC
5 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
6 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 20 (24.69%) CSS
7 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (24.69%) Data Protection
8 19 (23.46%) AngularJS
9 17 (20.99%) CRM
9 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
10 14 (17.28%) HTML
11 13 (16.05%) Web Services
11 13 (16.05%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (16.05%) WCF
11 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (14.81%) CSS3
12 12 (14.81%) Windows
12 12 (14.81%) Finance
13 9 (11.11%) TDD
13 9 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
13 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 9 (11.11%) Apex Code
14 8 (9.88%) Web Development
14 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
14 8 (9.88%) jQuery
15 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (8.64%) SOLID

.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 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.70%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.23%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) IaaS
2 5 (6.17%) PaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.70%) Grunt
4 3 (3.70%) MSTest
5 2 (2.47%) Bower
6 1 (1.23%) git-flow
6 1 (1.23%) JUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (79.01%) Developer
2 40 (49.38%) .NET Developer
3 33 (40.74%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (19.75%) SQL Developer
6 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Salesforce Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Integration Developer
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Azure Developer
9 5 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) WCF Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) CRM Developer
11 3 (3.70%) ColdFusion Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 3 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET
2 20 (24.69%) CSS
3 19 (23.46%) AngularJS
4 14 (17.28%) HTML
5 13 (16.05%) WCF
5 13 (16.05%) Web Services
6 12 (14.81%) CSS3
7 8 (9.88%) jQuery
8 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (7.41%) HTML5
10 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (4.94%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.94%) WinForms
12 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (3.70%) XML
13 2 (2.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) Life Science
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.23%) iPad
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) MVC
2 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) Data Protection
3 17 (20.99%) CRM
4 9 (11.11%) TDD
5 8 (9.88%) Web Development
6 7 (8.64%) SOLID
7 6 (7.41%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.17%) ERP
9 4 (4.94%) Migration
9 4 (4.94%) MSF
9 4 (4.94%) Project Management
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (3.70%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.70%) Presales
10 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) C#
2 34 (41.98%) SQL
3 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.11%) Apex Code
5 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.70%) C
6 3 (3.70%) PHP
6 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.47%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) Java
7 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) GIAC
4 1 (1.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) WMI
2 1 (1.23%) Marathon
2 1 (1.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.47%) BMC
4 2 (2.47%) Remedy
5 1 (1.23%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) Pega
5 1 (1.23%) Serena
5 1 (1.23%) Sony
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