Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 147 144
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 37 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.90% 0.69% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.42% 2.96% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 16
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £281
90th Percentile £550 £439 £500
South East median daily rate £433 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +23.57% -3.78% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - -

.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 1,082 945 877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.20% 23.18% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 562 525
Berkshire median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £309 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £573 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 22
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -4.90% -10.63%
10th Percentile £28.70 £8.83 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £46.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%

.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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +13 26 £435 +8.75% 13
Newbury - 6 £650 - 1
Maidenhead +5 1 £288 -20.14% 3
.NET Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
3 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
4 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (45.95%) Entity Framework
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (29.73%) .NET Core
8 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
8 10 (27.03%) WCF
8 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (18.92%) REST
10 7 (18.92%) Microservices
10 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (18.92%) jQuery
10 7 (18.92%) OO
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Atlassian
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (16.22%) JIRA
11 6 (16.22%) TDD
11 6 (16.22%) Docker

.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 6 (16.22%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.81%) GitHub
3 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JIRA
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Moq
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Developer
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Architect
6 6 (16.22%) Architect
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (13.51%) .NET Technical Architect
7 5 (13.51%) Technical Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
8 3 (8.11%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Database Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Report Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (45.95%) Entity Framework
5 11 (29.73%) .NET Core
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
6 10 (27.03%) WCF
6 10 (27.03%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) jQuery
7 7 (18.92%) REST
8 5 (13.51%) WPF
9 4 (10.81%) Angular 2
9 4 (10.81%) CSS
9 4 (10.81%) HTML
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Core
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.11%) Node.js
10 3 (8.11%) Redux
11 2 (5.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) EPoS
5 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) MVC
3 7 (18.92%) Microservices
3 7 (18.92%) OO
4 6 (16.22%) BDD
4 6 (16.22%) DevOps
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) MVVM
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) SOLID
8 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) XAML
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.11%) Telerik
4 2 (5.41%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle