Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

.NET Core
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 149 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 37 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.91% 0.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 0
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £344
% change year-on-year +12.50% +16.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

.NET Core 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 1,128 920 932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.59% 22.38% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 557 561
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £309 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +84.92% -53.54%
10th Percentile £14.75 £10.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.50 £44.88 £43.70
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in Berkshire

.NET Core
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Core in Berkshire

.NET Core
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Core in Berkshire

.NET Core
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 Core within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 £425 +6.25% 7
Newbury - 10 £390 - 1
Slough - 5 £494 -
Maidenhead - 4 £525 -
.NET Core
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Core.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (81.08%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) Microservices
4 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (51.35%) Docker
5 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (45.95%) Kubernetes
6 15 (40.54%) MongoDB
7 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (32.43%) DevOps
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
8 12 (32.43%) E-Commerce
9 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
9 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
10 10 (27.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
11 9 (24.32%) Scrum
11 9 (24.32%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (21.62%) Angular 2
12 8 (21.62%) Big Data
12 8 (21.62%) Kafka
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
13 7 (18.92%) JIRA
13 7 (18.92%) REST

.NET Core
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 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (18.92%) Confluence
3 5 (13.51%) Apache Solr
4 4 (10.81%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Apigee
3 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MongoDB
2 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (21.62%) Big Data
6 5 (13.51%) Neo4j
7 4 (10.81%) Redis
8 2 (5.41%) CouchDB
9 1 (2.70%) RavenDB
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
2 3 (8.11%) Mocha
2 3 (8.11%) Moq
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (5.41%) Banking
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Architect
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Architect
4 7 (18.92%) Angular Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Technical Architect
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Platform Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Azure Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
5 8 (21.62%) Angular 2
5 8 (21.62%) Kafka
6 7 (18.92%) REST
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) Lucene
8 5 (13.51%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (13.51%) Node.js
9 4 (10.81%) CSS
9 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.81%) HTML
9 4 (10.81%) JSON
9 4 (10.81%) Memcached
9 4 (10.81%) Velocity
10 3 (8.11%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (18.92%) iPad
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Microservices
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) DevOps
3 12 (32.43%) E-Commerce
4 9 (24.32%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.22%) MVC
6 5 (13.51%) Anomaly Detection
6 5 (13.51%) Kanban
6 5 (13.51%) Machine Learning
6 5 (13.51%) SOLID
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Market Research
7 4 (10.81%) Open Source
7 4 (10.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) OO
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.70%) F#
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (45.95%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.41%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Rackspace