The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 27 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.02% 3.30% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 28.13% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £500 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -6.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 44 32 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 16.60% 11.72% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 25
Median daily rate £500 £450 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +19.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -90.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Bracknell

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Bracknell

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Bracknell

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for .NET.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) ServiceNow
4 7 (43.75%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
5 6 (37.50%) Android Development
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Xamarin
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 6 (37.50%) Android
5 6 (37.50%) SaaS
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Service Management
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Bluetooth
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (12.50%) MSTest
9 2 (12.50%) WCF
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (12.50%) SOA
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) HP

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Android Developer
2 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Support Officer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 6 (37.50%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 6 (37.50%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) ServiceNow
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) Xamarin
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) SAP