Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 137 131
Rank change year-on-year +56 -6 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 44 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 1.04% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 4.54% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 30
Median daily rate £406 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £247 £359 £328
90th Percentile £600 £573 £531
South East median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £65.00 -

.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 222 970 979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.67% 22.88% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 560 589
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £307 £335 £306
90th Percentile £606 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 20
Median hourly rate £50.31 £47.69 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.50% +333.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £38.13 £24.58 £8.00
90th Percentile £110.25 £73.75 £50.25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -16.00% +17.65% -

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in Berkshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Berkshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in Berkshire.

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 7 August 2020. 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
Bracknell - 3 £475 - 2
Maidenhead +18 2 £500 +42.86% 1
Reading +14 2 £325 -26.14% 4
.NET Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Azure
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) React
5 4 (44.44%) Power Platform
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) CRM
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (33.33%) Power BI
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
6 3 (33.33%) TypeScript
7 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 2 (22.22%) Microservices
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (22.22%) Skype
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum

.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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Power Platform
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) AWS
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (11.11%) IaaS
4 1 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Power Automate
4 1 (11.11%) PowerApps
4 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Quant Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Quantitative Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) React
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) NumPy
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Digital TV
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Kanban
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Science
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) MVVM
3 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Typography
3 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin