Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 148 128
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 31 15 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 0.37% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.14% 1.80% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 25
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £451 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +12.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £293
90th Percentile £438 £500 £563
South East median daily rate £360 £363 £339
% change year-on-year -0.69% +7.01% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £46.42

.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 987 832 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.69% 20.75% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 501 597
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £46.00 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.26% +3.95% +36.15%
10th Percentile £8.00 £15.00 £13.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +18.38%

.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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +7 9 £400 +60.00% 7
Slough +10 7 £400 +18.52% 3
Maidenhead - 4 £360 - 2
Windsor - 1 £375 - 6
.NET Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
5 15 (48.39%) CSS
5 15 (48.39%) MVC
6 14 (45.16%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Entity Framework
7 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
8 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
8 12 (38.71%) HTML5
9 11 (35.48%) jQuery
9 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
9 11 (35.48%) TDD
10 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
10 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
11 9 (29.03%) CSS3
11 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
11 9 (29.03%) QA
12 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (25.81%) Degree
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle
12 8 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
13 7 (22.58%) Logistics
13 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
14 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
14 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET
14 6 (19.35%) XML

.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 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) NServiceBus
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) Datazen
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 14 (45.16%) Entity Framework
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 12 (38.71%) HTML5
7 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
7 11 (35.48%) jQuery
8 9 (29.03%) CSS3
9 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET
9 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
9 6 (19.35%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) ADO
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (12.90%) ODBC
10 4 (12.90%) OLE
10 4 (12.90%) OLE DB
10 4 (12.90%) REST
10 4 (12.90%) XSLT
11 3 (9.68%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Logistics
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
5 5 (16.13%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (12.90%) Microservices
6 4 (12.90%) OOD
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 4 (12.90%) SEO
6 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.90%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Sybase
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Omniture
4 3 (9.68%) Optimizely
4 3 (9.68%) SAP