The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 26 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.06% 2.76% 12.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.81% 16.67% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 20
Median daily rate £450 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -6.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +17.14%
.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
31 48 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.62% 16.55% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 38
Median daily rate £400 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016, 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 Slough region with a requirement for .NET.

1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) UML
4 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (33.33%) Release Management
5 7 (33.33%) Use Case
5 7 (33.33%) Time Management
5 7 (33.33%) CRM
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) MS Project
5 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 7 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Workflow
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) J2EE
6 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (28.57%) Apache Flex
6 6 (28.57%) Visualforce
6 6 (28.57%) Apex Code
6 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
8 3 (14.29%) Xcode
8 3 (14.29%) POCO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) S/MIME
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (14.29%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Business Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) CRM Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) CRM Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Online Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Web Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Business Integration Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) Apache Flex
3 6 (28.57%) J2EE
3 6 (28.57%) Visualforce
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) ATL
4 3 (14.29%) POCO
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) UML
2 7 (33.33%) CRM
2 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 7 (33.33%) Release Management
2 7 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) SOA
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) Time Management
2 7 (33.33%) Use Case
3 6 (28.57%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Apex Code
4 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) OpenLink
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore