The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 56 61 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 26 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.53% 1.53% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.88% 6.48% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 10
Median daily rate £388 £338 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £448 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +9.03%  

.NET Framework 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 239 247 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.23% 23.68% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 148 155
Median daily rate £350 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.40% +5.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £526 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing .NET Framework 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 Framework in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Buckinghamshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 20 £369 +5.35% 1
Aylesbury - 3 - -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
4 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
4 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (61.11%) CSS
6 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (55.56%) Visual Studio
7 20 (55.56%) C#
8 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
9 17 (47.22%) WCF
10 16 (44.44%) MVC
11 15 (41.67%) CRM
11 15 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
11 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
12 11 (30.56%) SQL
12 11 (30.56%) DV Cleared
13 10 (27.78%) jQuery
14 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 7 (19.44%) Web Development
16 7 (19.44%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
17 6 (16.67%) TDD
17 6 (16.67%) XML
17 6 (16.67%) Finance

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (2.78%) Moq
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Automotive
3 3 (8.33%) German Language
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) CRM Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Architect
9 3 (8.33%) HTML Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Software Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Azure Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) HTML
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
6 17 (47.22%) WCF
7 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (19.44%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 6 (16.67%) XML
12 5 (13.89%) HTML5
13 4 (11.11%) Ajax
13 4 (11.11%) CSS3
14 3 (8.33%) Fluent NHibernate
14 3 (8.33%) LINQ
14 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (5.56%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) MVC
3 15 (41.67%) CRM
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) BDD
6 4 (11.11%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) API Design
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) B2C
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (8.33%) Kanban
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) SOLID
7 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (55.56%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya
3 1 (2.78%) Genesys