The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 March 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)
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing .NET 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 3.85% 14.63% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 75.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £325 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.88% +2.85%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wokingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 19.23% 19.51% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Wokingham

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Wokingham

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) MS Access
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) SOA
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) VBA
5 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) MSTest
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (22.22%) SOAP
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) Middleware
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MS Access
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) VBA Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
3 2 (22.22%) VB VBA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) WCF
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) VBA
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle