Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 85 89
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 27 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.83% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 2.32% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 3
Reading median daily rate £441 £423 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +69.00% -37.50%
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £390 £475
% change year-on-year +5.77% -17.89% +26.67%
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 384 302 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.02% 23.87% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 218 169
Reading median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £363 £300 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £490
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £58.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +291.67% -66.67%
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +119.51% -6.82% -51.11%

.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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019, 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) Entity Framework
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
5 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 13 (48.15%) MVC
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) WCF
9 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (18.52%) BDD
12 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) HTML
12 5 (18.52%) CSS
12 5 (18.52%) OO
13 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
13 4 (14.81%) TDD
13 4 (14.81%) WPF
13 4 (14.81%) REST
13 4 (14.81%) HTML5
13 4 (14.81%) Git (software)

.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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.70%) Grunt
4 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.70%) Mocha
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) MSTest
4 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 13 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Developer
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (11.11%) WPF Developer
9 2 (7.41%) C# WPF Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Azure Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Development Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) PowerShell Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Database Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) Entity Framework
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) WCF
6 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) Angular 2
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) REST
8 4 (14.81%) WPF
9 3 (11.11%) .NET Core
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.41%) JSON
10 2 (7.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
10 2 (7.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) EPoS
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) BDD
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) MVVM
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.41%) Physics
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) XAML
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Telerik
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft