Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 111 90
Rank change year-on-year +6 -21 +4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 61 58 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.49% 1.37% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.49% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 68
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £304 £305 £220
90th Percentile £450 £483 £454
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +29.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3759 3898 4617
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.91% 92.24% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2106 2500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £250 £229 £213
90th Percentile £588 £564 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 182 244
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.28 £46.37
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Berkshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 35 £375 - 9
Bracknell +16 12 £425 - 3
Slough - 3 £308 - 6
Newbury 0 2 £250 -
Maidenhead -8 2 £360 -0.69% 2
Windsor - 2 £375 -
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) C#
3 38 (62.30%) SQL Server
4 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
5 31 (50.82%) MVC
6 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
7 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (34.43%) SQL
9 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (32.79%) TDD
10 18 (29.51%) HTML
11 16 (26.23%) Windows
11 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (21.31%) CSS
13 13 (21.31%) Scrum
13 13 (21.31%) .NET Core
14 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
15 10 (16.39%) WCF
15 10 (16.39%) NoSQL
15 10 (16.39%) SOLID
16 9 (14.75%) Microservices
16 9 (14.75%) HTML5
16 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
17 8 (13.11%) RESTful
17 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (13.11%) REST
17 8 (13.11%) DevOps
18 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.64%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) SMTP
2 1 (1.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (62.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.64%) Datazen
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (11.48%) Banking
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
3 18 (29.51%) HTML
4 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (21.31%) .NET Core
6 13 (21.31%) CSS
7 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.39%) WCF
9 9 (14.75%) HTML5
10 8 (13.11%) REST
10 8 (13.11%) RESTful
11 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
11 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (11.48%) Web Services
12 6 (9.84%) XML
13 5 (8.20%) jQuery
13 5 (8.20%) React
13 5 (8.20%) SOAP
14 4 (6.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Life Science
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) MVC
2 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) TDD
3 13 (21.31%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) SOLID
5 9 (14.75%) Microservices
6 8 (13.11%) DevOps
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.20%) BDD
9 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Web Development
10 3 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.92%) Kanban
11 2 (3.28%) Front End Development
11 2 (3.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) C#
2 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.92%) XPath
6 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Capita
4 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.64%) Sybase