Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 125 131
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 +21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 26 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.71% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 3.60% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 31
Berkshire median daily rate £394 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £300
90th Percentile £444 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £60.62
% change year-on-year - -29.89% +61.64%

.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 931 749 1,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.67% 19.65% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 443 636
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £283 £284
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 25
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +20.00% -61.54%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +17.65%

.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 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 27 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 -4 10 £423 +11.18% 10
Slough -6 4 £400 +8.47% 14
Newbury - 3 £338 -
Maidenhead -1 1 £360 -10.00% 2
Wokingham - 1 £350 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) C#
3 18 (69.23%) MVC
4 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 11 (42.31%) Entity Framework
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) CSS
9 8 (30.77%) Web Services
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
10 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (26.92%) HTML5
11 6 (23.08%) Web Development
11 6 (23.08%) Oracle
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) XSLT
12 5 (19.23%) CSS3
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
13 4 (15.38%) Marketing
13 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
13 4 (15.38%) Wiki
13 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
13 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) MS Access
4 2 (7.69%) Power BI
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Backend Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) Entity Framework
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (26.92%) HTML5
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
8 5 (19.23%) XSLT
9 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (11.54%) WCF
11 2 (7.69%) Ajax
11 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
11 2 (7.69%) XML
12 1 (3.85%) COM
12 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (15.38%) Wiki
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) SEO
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Capita
2 3 (11.54%) Omniture
2 3 (11.54%) Optimizely
2 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau