Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 22 October 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 (dotNet)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 47 20
Rank change year-on-year +31 -27 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 144 98 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.95% 4.37% 7.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.12% 13.80% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 90 99
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +8.93% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £263
90th Percentile £625 £471 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £47.50 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -2.86%

.NET 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 597 710 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.97% 31.65% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 293 252
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% +5.71%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £509
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.17% -20.00% +42.16%
10th Percentile £41.08 £18.30 £22.63
90th Percentile £54.88 £71.50 £42.38
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Buckinghamshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Buckinghamshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Buckinghamshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Buckinghamshire

.NET
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Milton Keynes +22 100 £495 +27.74% 46
High Wycombe +4 15 £415 +14.48% 9
Aylesbury +6 11 £345 -21.14% 8
Marlow - 6 £356 - 2
Chesham - 1 £250 - 2
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 108 (75.00%) C#
2 65 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (38.19%) ASP.NET
4 49 (34.03%) JavaScript
5 43 (29.86%) SQL
5 43 (29.86%) SQL Server
6 42 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 41 (28.47%) MVC
8 40 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 37 (25.69%) AngularJS
10 30 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (19.44%) HTML
12 26 (18.06%) Finance
12 26 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (18.06%) DevOps
13 23 (15.97%) Visual Studio
14 22 (15.28%) CSS
15 21 (14.58%) Scrum
15 21 (14.58%) Test Automation
16 20 (13.89%) Windows
17 18 (12.50%) .NET Framework
18 17 (11.81%) Web Development
19 16 (11.11%) PowerShell
19 16 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (11.11%) Web Services
19 16 (11.11%) Migration
19 16 (11.11%) Office 365
20 15 (10.42%) Oracle
20 15 (10.42%) T-SQL
20 15 (10.42%) Amazon AWS

.NET
Co-occurring 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 10 (6.94%) EPiServer
2 9 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.56%) CMS
3 8 (5.56%) IIS
4 7 (4.86%) Umbraco
5 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.17%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.08%) Confluence
8 3 (2.08%) NServiceBus
8 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.39%) Apache
9 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.69%) Documentum
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.11%) Office 365
3 15 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (9.03%) SaaS
5 5 (3.47%) Akamai
5 5 (3.47%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.39%) GitHub
6 2 (1.39%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.69%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) Firewall
1 2 (1.39%) Internet
1 2 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (0.69%) Intranet
2 1 (0.69%) MQTT
2 1 (0.69%) RFID
2 1 (0.69%) SMS
2 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) OpenQM
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.69%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) UniData
Development Applications
1 23 (15.97%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.03%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.25%) JIRA
6 8 (5.56%) Selenium
7 6 (4.17%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.47%) Moq
8 5 (3.47%) MSTest
9 3 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.39%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.39%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.39%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.69%) MSI
11 1 (0.69%) NSubstitute
General
1 26 (18.06%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Legal
3 3 (2.08%) Advertising
3 3 (2.08%) Automotive
4 2 (1.39%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (56.94%) Developer
2 52 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 27 (18.75%) Architect
3 27 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 20 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (9.72%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.64%) Angular Developer
7 10 (6.94%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.56%) .NET Architect
9 8 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (4.17%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Head of Development
11 6 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (38.19%) ASP.NET
2 37 (25.69%) AngularJS
3 30 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (19.44%) HTML
5 26 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (15.28%) CSS
7 18 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 16 (11.11%) Web Services
9 13 (9.03%) jQuery
10 12 (8.33%) HTML5
11 10 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (6.94%) REST
11 10 (6.94%) WCF
12 9 (6.25%) Angular 2
12 9 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (6.25%) WinForms
13 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (4.86%) React
13 7 (4.86%) WPF
13 7 (4.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.17%) User Experience
4 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.08%) Fintech
7 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.39%) Replication
7 2 (1.39%) RIA
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.89%) Windows
2 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.86%) Android
5 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.69%) Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.47%) MVC
3 26 (18.06%) DevOps
4 21 (14.58%) Scrum
4 21 (14.58%) Test Automation
5 17 (11.81%) Web Development
6 16 (11.11%) Migration
7 12 (8.33%) BDD
7 12 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (8.33%) TDD
8 11 (7.64%) TOGAF
9 10 (6.94%) SOA
10 9 (6.25%) Open Source
10 9 (6.25%) Security Architecture
11 8 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.86%) Android Development
12 7 (4.86%) Data Management
12 7 (4.86%) ITIL
12 7 (4.86%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 108 (75.00%) C#
2 49 (34.03%) JavaScript
3 43 (29.86%) SQL
4 16 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 15 (10.42%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.33%) Python
7 7 (4.86%) Java
7 7 (4.86%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.17%) PHP
8 6 (4.17%) VBScript
9 3 (2.08%) C++
9 3 (2.08%) VB
9 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.39%) C
10 2 (1.39%) Delphi
10 2 (1.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) TOGAF Certification
2 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.17%) CISSP
4 5 (3.47%) MCP
4 5 (3.47%) SSCP
5 4 (2.78%) Degree
5 4 (2.78%) MCSE
5 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.39%) ISEB
6 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.69%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.78%) Docker
3 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 40 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle
3 7 (4.86%) VMware
4 6 (4.17%) Cisco
4 6 (4.17%) F5
4 6 (4.17%) SAP
5 5 (3.47%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.47%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.39%) Tableau
7 1 (0.69%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.69%) IBM
7 1 (0.69%) Informatica
7 1 (0.69%) Kofax
7 1 (0.69%) Meridio
7 1 (0.69%) OpenText
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.69%) Telerik