Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 85 120
Rank change year-on-year -42 +35 -16
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 43 77 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.09% 2.03% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 2.19% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 55 49
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% -1.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £310
90th Percentile £501 £475 £496
South East median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.00 £43.50 £53.31
% change year-on-year +5.75% -18.40% +77.69%

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 3,637 3,515 4,611
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.38% 92.89% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,922 1,672 2,445
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £258 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 163 181
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £8.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.25 £49.60 £53.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +8.40%

.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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 -16 29 £375 -6.25% 20
Bracknell +3 4 - - 1
Wokingham -3 1 £350 +7.69%
Maidenhead -7 1 £360 +6.67% 4
Newbury -14 1 £350 -10.26% 4
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (93.02%) C#
3 27 (62.79%) MVC
4 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
5 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.88%) SQL
8 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
8 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
9 13 (30.23%) .NET Core
10 12 (27.91%) Microservices
11 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (23.26%) DevOps
13 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
14 8 (18.60%) TDD
14 8 (18.60%) Web Services
14 8 (18.60%) Angular 2
15 7 (16.28%) jQuery
16 6 (13.95%) WCF
16 6 (13.95%) Windows
16 6 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
16 6 (13.95%) SOLID
16 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
16 6 (13.95%) Entity Framework
16 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (11.63%) TypeScript
17 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
17 5 (11.63%) React

.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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.65%) Sage 200
1 2 (4.65%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) SMTP
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.65%) Power BI
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.98%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
5 13 (30.23%) .NET Core
6 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
7 8 (18.60%) Angular 2
7 8 (18.60%) Web Services
8 7 (16.28%) jQuery
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (13.95%) Entity Framework
9 6 (13.95%) WCF
10 5 (11.63%) CSS
10 5 (11.63%) HTML
10 5 (11.63%) React
11 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Core
12 2 (4.65%) SOAP
13 1 (2.33%) XML
13 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) MVC
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) Microservices
4 10 (23.26%) DevOps
5 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) SOLID
7 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
8 4 (9.30%) Android Development
8 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
9 3 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (4.65%) BDD
10 2 (4.65%) CRM
10 2 (4.65%) Web Development
10 2 (4.65%) Workflow
11 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.33%) Kanban
11 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
11 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.88%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.30%) Xamarin
2 3 (6.98%) Capita
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Sage
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Tableau