Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 19 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 Framework
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 76 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 20 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 1.03% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 4.23% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -28.57%
10th Percentile £353 £338 £359
90th Percentile £506 £444 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 370 307 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.77% 24.42% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 203 203
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.08%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £288
90th Percentile £575 £530 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Reading median hourly rate £38.75 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.33% -23.51% -56.42%
10th Percentile £29.38 £10.75 £13.05
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.50 £24.13
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.75 £33.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -31.06% +164.00% -65.03%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Reading

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Reading

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Reading over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Reading

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Reading region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (35.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (20.00%) GitHub
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (20.00%) SaaS
8 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (20.00%) WCF
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development

.NET Framework
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 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VBA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) WCF
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (10.00%) MSMQ
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) WPF
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
8 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (5.00%) Kendo UI
8 1 (5.00%) REST
8 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.00%) Microservices
6 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) B2B
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
7 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Google