The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 90 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 26 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.42% 1.44% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.55% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 22
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1682 2191 2300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.71% 92.72% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 1170 1162
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 94 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -32.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 14 £425 +13.33% 3
Slough - 3 £363 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £425 - 1
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (74.60%) C#
3 36 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 23 (36.51%) SQL
6 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (33.33%) MVC
8 19 (30.16%) WCF
9 17 (26.98%) HTML
9 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.81%) CSS
11 14 (22.22%) Web Services
12 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
12 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
13 10 (15.87%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (15.87%) Web Development
13 10 (15.87%) jQuery
13 10 (15.87%) CRM
14 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
14 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (12.70%) Windows
16 7 (11.11%) ERP
16 7 (11.11%) Finance
16 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (9.52%) IaaS
17 6 (9.52%) HTML5
17 6 (9.52%) CSS3
17 6 (9.52%) T-SQL

.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 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) CMS
3 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.17%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.59%) Kentico
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) IaaS
2 6 (9.52%) PaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) MS Access
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.17%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.17%) Subversion
4 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.59%) Moq
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 19 (30.16%) WCF
4 17 (26.98%) HTML
5 15 (23.81%) CSS
6 14 (22.22%) Web Services
7 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
7 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
8 10 (15.87%) jQuery
9 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (9.52%) CSS3
11 6 (9.52%) HTML5
12 5 (7.94%) Ajax
12 5 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
13 3 (4.76%) RESTful
14 2 (3.17%) Mason
14 2 (3.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) iPad
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (33.33%) MVC
2 10 (15.87%) CRM
2 10 (15.87%) Web Development
3 7 (11.11%) ERP
4 6 (9.52%) TDD
5 5 (7.94%) MSF
6 4 (6.35%) Contact Management
6 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.35%) SDLC
6 4 (6.35%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (4.76%) ETL
7 3 (4.76%) OO
7 3 (4.76%) OOD
7 3 (4.76%) Scrum
7 3 (4.76%) SOLID
7 3 (4.76%) Workflow
8 2 (3.17%) Data Security
8 2 (3.17%) Migration
8 2 (3.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) C#
2 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 23 (36.51%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.35%) Apex Code
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.35%) VB
7 3 (4.76%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Java
9 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
9 1 (1.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.59%) Sony
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin