Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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 Framework
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 90 82
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 10 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.79% 0.61% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 2.90% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 22
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -28.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £323 £367 £281
90th Percentile £434 £503 £641
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +17.86%
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 322 310 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.35% 20.93% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 182 345
Reading median daily rate £400 £391 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% -6.18% +7.61%
10th Percentile £301 £275 £288
90th Percentile £525 £487 £540
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 12
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -55.68% +132.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £13.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +16.36% -25.17% +93.42%

.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 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 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Reading region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (70.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (50.00%) OLE
5 5 (50.00%) OLE DB
5 5 (50.00%) ODBC
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (50.00%) Sybase
5 5 (50.00%) ADO
5 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET
5 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (50.00%) Datazen
6 4 (40.00%) Chat Support
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio

.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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Datazen
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Power BI
5 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) ADO
3 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 5 (50.00%) ODBC
3 5 (50.00%) OLE
3 5 (50.00%) OLE DB
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Chat Support
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Contact Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Robotic Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy