The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.35% 3.68% 5.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.28% 14.47% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Average daily rate £400 £369 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -4.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 76 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 28.46% 25.42% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 22
Average daily rate £280 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £438 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £175.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+392.95% -11.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Slough region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Slough

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (23.53%) CMS
6 3 (17.65%) Xcode
6 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) ATL
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) POCO
7 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (5.88%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) S/MIME
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) QGIS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Xcode
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Moq
3 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 4 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Umbraco Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Support
7 1 (5.88%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (17.65%) ATL
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) POCO
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
4 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) API Development
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Security
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.88%) Image Processing
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin