Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 152 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 31 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.81% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 0
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -
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 1,004 849 1,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.16% 21.17% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 518 632
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £573 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -62.69%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £44.85 £45.40 £41.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.95% +10.63% +14.29%

.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 22 September 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 22 September 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 16 £425 +6.25% 2
Maidenhead - 4 £525 - 6
Slough - 3 £394 - 1
Newbury - 2 £445 - 3
.NET Core
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) C#
3 19 (61.29%) Microservices
4 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
7 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
7 11 (35.48%) Docker
7 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
7 11 (35.48%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
8 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 10 (32.26%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
9 9 (29.03%) Angular 2
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (29.03%) MVC
9 9 (29.03%) TDD
10 8 (25.81%) Kafka
10 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
10 8 (25.81%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (22.58%) SOLID
11 7 (22.58%) DevOps
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
12 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) Scrum
12 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS

.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 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.13%) Apache Solr
3 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.45%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
1 4 (12.90%) SMTP
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
2 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
3 10 (32.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 6 (19.35%) Big Data
6 5 (16.13%) Neo4j
7 4 (12.90%) Redis
8 2 (6.45%) CouchDB
9 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Mocha
2 2 (6.45%) Moq
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Angular Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Platform Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Azure Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 9 (29.03%) Angular 2
5 8 (25.81%) Kafka
5 8 (25.81%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) Lucene
7 5 (16.13%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (12.90%) JSON
8 4 (12.90%) Memcached
8 4 (12.90%) REST
8 4 (12.90%) Velocity
9 3 (9.68%) Node.js
10 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.45%) CSS
10 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Microservices
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
4 9 (29.03%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) DevOps
5 7 (22.58%) SOLID
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) Kanban
7 5 (16.13%) Machine Learning
8 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) Market Research
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (9.68%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) Change Control
10 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
10 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) CQL
4 2 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Google
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Rackspace