Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -33 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 99 153 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.22% 8.78% 7.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.29% 32.83% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 100 111
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £364 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £281
90th Percentile £444 £488 £531
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year - +1.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +49.25% +179.17%
10th Percentile £57.50 £47.50 £17.55
90th Percentile £62.50 £52.50 £39.47
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +34.33%

.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 745 466 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.73% 26.74% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 250 324
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.18% +1.80%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £256
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%
10th Percentile £18.25 £24.35 £11.90
90th Percentile £70.00 £48.60 £36.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

.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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -19 77 £375 +2.74% 9
High Wycombe -10 8 £363 +27.19% 4
Aylesbury -5 5 £438 +16.67% 7
Beaconsfield - 1 £300 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £325 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 66 (66.67%) C#
2 49 (49.49%) SQL Server
3 48 (48.48%) ASP.NET
4 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (43.43%) MVC
6 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
7 34 (34.34%) SQL
8 28 (28.28%) HTML
9 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
10 24 (24.24%) Finance
11 23 (23.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (22.22%) TDD
12 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (20.20%) AngularJS
13 20 (20.20%) CSS
14 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
15 17 (17.17%) Windows
15 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
16 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (14.14%) SOLID
17 14 (14.14%) Java
17 14 (14.14%) jQuery
18 13 (13.13%) Web Development
18 13 (13.13%) Scrum
19 11 (11.11%) XML
19 11 (11.11%) Oracle
19 11 (11.11%) WCF
19 11 (11.11%) HTML5
20 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared

.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 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.08%) IIS
3 4 (4.04%) CMS
3 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.03%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.02%) Confluence
5 2 (2.02%) Kentico
5 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.06%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.07%) Office 365
4 5 (5.05%) SaaS
5 3 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.02%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Firewall
1 4 (4.04%) HTTP
1 4 (4.04%) LDAP
2 3 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.01%) AMQP
3 1 (1.01%) Extranet
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (49.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.02%) Big Data
7 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.01%) MySQL
8 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) QlikView
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.08%) JIRA
2 8 (8.08%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.07%) Selenium
3 7 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.06%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.05%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.03%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.03%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.02%) Ant
7 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.02%) Gradle
7 2 (2.02%) Hudson
7 2 (2.02%) Subversion
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.01%) Maven
General
1 24 (24.24%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Games
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (68.69%) Developer
2 47 (47.47%) .NET Developer
3 39 (39.39%) C# Developer
4 30 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (17.17%) SQL Developer
6 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.08%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (7.07%) .NET Web Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Angular Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Consultant
11 7 (7.07%) SSRS Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Web Developer
12 6 (6.06%) Architect
12 6 (6.06%) C# WCF Developer
12 6 (6.06%) SSIS Developer
12 6 (6.06%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (48.48%) ASP.NET
2 28 (28.28%) HTML
3 23 (23.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (20.20%) AngularJS
5 20 (20.20%) CSS
6 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
7 14 (14.14%) jQuery
8 11 (11.11%) HTML5
8 11 (11.11%) WCF
8 11 (11.11%) XML
9 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (8.08%) SOAP
10 7 (7.07%) Entity Framework
11 6 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (6.06%) Web Services
12 5 (5.05%) CSS3
12 5 (5.05%) RESTful
13 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (4.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.01%) EPoS
5 1 (1.01%) Fintech
5 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.01%) iPad
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Robotics
5 1 (1.01%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Linux
3 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.02%) AIX
7 2 (2.02%) Solaris
7 2 (2.02%) Unix
7 2 (2.02%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.43%) MVC
3 22 (22.22%) TDD
4 14 (14.14%) SOLID
5 13 (13.13%) Scrum
5 13 (13.13%) Web Development
6 10 (10.10%) CRM
6 10 (10.10%) SDLC
7 9 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.08%) BDD
8 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.07%) OOP
10 6 (6.06%) ITIL
10 6 (6.06%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (5.05%) Front End Development
11 5 (5.05%) Robotic Process Automation
11 5 (5.05%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) C#
2 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
3 34 (34.34%) SQL
4 14 (14.14%) Java
5 7 (7.07%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.05%) VB
7 4 (4.04%) C
7 4 (4.04%) Python
8 3 (3.03%) C++
8 3 (3.03%) PHP
8 3 (3.03%) Ruby
9 2 (2.02%) ES6
9 2 (2.02%) Perl
9 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.02%) VB6
9 2 (2.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.01%) MCPD
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.04%) Docker
2 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Blue Prism
3 4 (4.04%) HP
3 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
3 4 (4.04%) VMware
4 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 1 (1.01%) Nintex
5 1 (1.01%) TIBCO