Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 54 19
Rank change year-on-year +41 -35 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 167 97 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 9.86% 4.08% 7.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.51% 12.44% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 98 78
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £328 £313 £263
90th Percentile £646 £451 £497
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +49.25%
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £45.20 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.87% +6.34% -5.56%

.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 566 780 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.43% 32.81% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 311 235
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £315 £310 £263
90th Percentile £600 £525 £519
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.83 £26.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.32% -27.40% +124.62%
10th Percentile £20.60 £18.25 £24.35
90th Percentile £43.38 £63.13 £48.60
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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +29 102 £519 +38.33% 52
High Wycombe +9 19 £415 +14.48% 5
Aylesbury +7 9 £380 -13.14% 6
Beaconsfield -3 9 £425 +41.67% 5
Marlow - 8 £375 -
Chesham - 1 £250 - 2
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 120 (71.86%) C#
2 80 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (41.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (38.92%) ASP.NET
5 56 (33.53%) SQL
6 51 (30.54%) JavaScript
7 49 (29.34%) SQL Server
8 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
9 44 (26.35%) MVC
10 41 (24.55%) DevOps
11 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
12 35 (20.96%) Scrum
13 33 (19.76%) Finance
14 32 (19.16%) HTML
15 29 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (16.77%) Visual Studio
17 27 (16.17%) CSS
17 27 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (13.77%) .NET Core
19 22 (13.17%) .NET Framework
20 21 (12.57%) Visual Studio Team System
21 20 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
21 20 (11.98%) Docker
22 19 (11.38%) Test Automation
22 19 (11.38%) PowerShell
22 19 (11.38%) Migration
22 19 (11.38%) Windows
23 18 (10.78%) Office 365
24 17 (10.18%) HTML5
25 16 (9.58%) Continuous Integration

.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 8 (4.79%) CMS
1 8 (4.79%) EPiServer
1 8 (4.79%) IIS
2 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.59%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.40%) Confluence
4 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.40%) K2 blackpearl
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.80%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.20%) Apache
6 2 (1.20%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.20%) ArcSDE
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Documentum
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.20%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.20%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.20%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 69 (41.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (10.78%) Office 365
4 12 (7.19%) SaaS
5 5 (2.99%) Akamai
5 5 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.99%) GitHub
6 3 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.80%) Serverless
7 2 (1.20%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.60%) IaaS
8 1 (0.60%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Firewall
1 2 (1.20%) HTTP
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
1 2 (1.20%) SSL
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.60%) MQTT
2 1 (0.60%) RFID
2 1 (0.60%) SMS
2 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.80%) BigQuery
3 3 (1.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.80%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.20%) GIS
4 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.60%) OpenQM
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.60%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.60%) UniData
Development Applications
1 28 (16.77%) Visual Studio
2 21 (12.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 16 (9.58%) JIRA
4 14 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.99%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (3.59%) Selenium
7 6 (3.59%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.99%) Moq
8 5 (2.99%) MSTest
9 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.80%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.80%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.20%) git-flow
12 1 (0.60%) MSI
12 1 (0.60%) NSubstitute
General
1 33 (19.76%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Legal
3 3 (1.80%) Advertising
3 3 (1.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Automotive
4 1 (0.60%) Back Office
4 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 97 (58.08%) Developer
2 64 (38.32%) .NET Developer
3 27 (16.17%) Architect
3 27 (16.17%) C# Developer
4 23 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (7.78%) Angular Developer
7 11 (6.59%) Azure Developer
7 11 (6.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (6.59%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.99%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Head of Development
10 8 (4.79%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.19%) .NET Architect
11 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.59%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (38.92%) ASP.NET
2 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
3 32 (19.16%) HTML
4 29 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (16.17%) CSS
6 23 (13.77%) .NET Core
7 22 (13.17%) .NET Framework
8 17 (10.18%) HTML5
9 15 (8.98%) jQuery
10 14 (8.38%) RESTful
11 13 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (7.19%) Angular 2
13 11 (6.59%) JSON
13 11 (6.59%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (6.59%) WCF
13 11 (6.59%) Web Services
14 10 (5.99%) Sass
15 8 (4.79%) CSS3
15 8 (4.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.40%) User Experience
4 3 (1.80%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.80%) Fintech
5 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.20%) Replication
5 2 (1.20%) RIA
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.38%) Windows
2 11 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.79%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.59%) Android
4 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.80%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (26.35%) MVC
3 41 (24.55%) DevOps
4 35 (20.96%) Scrum
5 19 (11.38%) Migration
5 19 (11.38%) Test Automation
6 16 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.98%) API Design
7 15 (8.98%) Web Development
8 14 (8.38%) Microservices
9 13 (7.78%) SOA
10 12 (7.19%) BDD
10 12 (7.19%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (7.19%) Kanban
11 11 (6.59%) Front End Development
11 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.99%) Asynchronous Programming
12 10 (5.99%) Mobile Development
12 10 (5.99%) SDLC
12 10 (5.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 120 (71.86%) C#
2 56 (33.53%) SQL
3 51 (30.54%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.38%) PowerShell
5 15 (8.98%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.99%) Python
7 8 (4.79%) Java
8 6 (3.59%) PHP
8 6 (3.59%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.59%) VBScript
9 4 (2.40%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.80%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.80%) VB
11 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.20%) XPath
12 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.60%) Delphi
12 1 (0.60%) Java 8
12 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (5.99%) TOGAF Certification
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) MCP
4 5 (2.99%) CISSP
5 4 (2.40%) MCSE
5 4 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.40%) SSCP
6 2 (1.20%) Degree
6 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (11.98%) Docker
2 6 (3.59%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.39%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.80%) Kibana
3 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.19%) Oracle
3 7 (4.19%) SAP
4 6 (3.59%) Cisco
4 6 (3.59%) F5
4 6 (3.59%) VMware
4 6 (3.59%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.99%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.80%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.20%) ESRI
7 2 (1.20%) OpenText
7 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) Informatica
8 1 (0.60%) Kofax
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.60%) Sage
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) Telerik