The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 55 50
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 22 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.34% 1.67% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 1.82% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 17
Median daily rate £388 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.73% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 617 934 957
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 93.77% 91.93% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 510 520
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% +102.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Reading

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Reading

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Reading

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Reading

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) C#
3 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
4 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (43.18%) SQL
5 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET
6 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (36.36%) CSS
7 13 (29.55%) HTML
8 12 (27.27%) WCF
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 10 (22.73%) MVC
11 9 (20.45%) Windows
11 9 (20.45%) Finance
11 9 (20.45%) CSS3
12 8 (18.18%) Apex Code
12 8 (18.18%) Web Services
12 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.64%) jQuery
14 6 (13.64%) Web Development
14 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
15 5 (11.36%) IaaS
15 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (11.36%) PaaS
15 5 (11.36%) HTML5
15 5 (11.36%) ERP
15 5 (11.36%) CRM

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.36%) IaaS
2 5 (11.36%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) MSTest
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 16 (36.36%) CSS
4 13 (29.55%) HTML
5 12 (27.27%) WCF
6 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (20.45%) CSS3
8 8 (18.18%) Web Services
9 6 (13.64%) jQuery
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (11.36%) HTML5
11 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (9.09%) WinForms
12 2 (4.55%) Ajax
12 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.27%) WPF
13 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.27%) iPad
1 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 6 (13.64%) Web Development
4 5 (11.36%) CRM
4 5 (11.36%) ERP
5 4 (9.09%) MSF
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.27%) Document Management
8 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.27%) Migration
8 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.27%) MVVM
8 1 (2.27%) OO
8 1 (2.27%) OOD
8 1 (2.27%) Physics
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) C#
2 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Apex Code
4 4 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) C
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Sony
4 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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