Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET Framework
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 138 149
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 39 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.99% 0.60% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 2.82% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 19
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £340 £312 £323
90th Percentile £531 £438 £419
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -15.88% +4.94% +8.00%

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,048 850 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.67% 21.32% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 513 601
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £543 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +164.00% -65.75%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.40 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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 -2 20 £425 +6.25% 14
Bracknell - 6 £400 - 5
Slough -11 2 £464 +15.94% 2
Newbury - 2 - -
.NET Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (92.31%) C#
3 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
5 16 (41.03%) MVC
5 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (35.90%) Entity Framework
6 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) HTML
7 11 (28.21%) CSS
7 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (25.64%) jQuery
8 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.64%) SaaS
8 10 (25.64%) BDD
8 10 (25.64%) GitHub
8 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
8 10 (25.64%) OO
8 10 (25.64%) TDD
9 8 (20.51%) Web Development
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle
10 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (15.38%) Node.js

.NET Framework
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 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.64%) GitHub
2 10 (25.64%) SaaS
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (15.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Redis
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Lead .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Lead Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Azure Developer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Architect
8 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Database Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.13%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.90%) Entity Framework
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
4 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) Web Services
5 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 6 (15.38%) .NET Core
6 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (15.38%) Node.js
7 4 (10.26%) JSON
7 4 (10.26%) WCF
8 3 (7.69%) Ajax
8 3 (7.69%) HTML5
8 3 (7.69%) Lucene
8 3 (7.69%) Memcached
8 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
1 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) MVC
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) BDD
3 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (25.64%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) Web Development
5 6 (15.38%) Logistics
6 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) B2B
7 4 (10.26%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.26%) Microservices
7 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Anomaly Detection
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.69%) Market Research
8 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) TypeScript
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) VBA
5 1 (2.56%) F#
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.13%) Google