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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET 30 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.75% 8.11% 12.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.88% 28.77% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £222 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £585 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
.NET
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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
86 73 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 30.82% 28.19% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 25
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Slough region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 September 2014, 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 22 (33.85%) Oracle
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) SQL
2 21 (32.31%) C#
2 21 (32.31%) CRM
3 20 (30.77%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) Finance
3 20 (30.77%) QA
4 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
5 17 (26.15%) J2EE
5 17 (26.15%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (23.08%) IIS
7 11 (16.92%) SOAP
7 11 (16.92%) Web Services
7 11 (16.92%) MVC
8 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 10 (15.38%) Siebel
8 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 10 (15.38%) Degree
9 9 (13.85%) WPF
9 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
9 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
9 9 (13.85%) MSBuild
9 9 (13.85%) HTML
10 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
10 8 (12.31%) WCF
11 7 (10.77%) Workflow
11 7 (10.77%) Metastorm
11 7 (10.77%) Migration

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 15 (23.08%) IIS
2 6 (9.23%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.08%) Cordys
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Force.com
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) ISDN
1 5 (7.69%) VoIP
1 5 (7.69%) DHCP
1 5 (7.69%) DNS
1 5 (7.69%) RTP
2 1 (1.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) DB2
3 2 (3.08%) DataStage
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
1 9 (13.85%) MSBuild
2 4 (6.15%) Ant
2 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.08%) Toad
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Rational Rose
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.15%) Electronics
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
5 3 (4.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Project Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 5 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Release Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) J2EE
2 11 (16.92%) SOAP
2 11 (16.92%) Web Services
3 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.85%) HTML
4 9 (13.85%) WPF
5 8 (12.31%) WCF
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.23%) XML
6 6 (9.23%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.69%) RESTful
8 4 (6.15%) Visualforce
9 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.08%) Middleware
10 1 (1.54%) JRules
10 1 (1.54%) Ajax
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.54%) Java SE
10 1 (1.54%) Java EE
10 1 (1.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) iSeries
4 4 (6.15%) DTV
5 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) CRM
3 11 (16.92%) MVC
4 7 (10.77%) Workflow
4 7 (10.77%) Migration
5 6 (9.23%) TOGAF
5 6 (9.23%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) Project Management
5 6 (9.23%) OO
6 5 (7.69%) UML
6 5 (7.69%) Use Case
6 5 (7.69%) Release Management
6 5 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 5 (7.69%) Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) C#
1 21 (32.31%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) Java
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.23%) VBScript
6 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.69%) C++
8 4 (6.15%) Apex Code
8 4 (6.15%) SOQL
8 4 (6.15%) SOSL
9 2 (3.08%) PHP
9 2 (3.08%) RPG IV
9 2 (3.08%) RPG
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) CCVP
2 5 (7.69%) MCTS
2 5 (7.69%) MCSE
2 5 (7.69%) CCNA
2 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) CNE
3 1 (1.54%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) QA
2 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Oracle
2 17 (26.15%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (15.38%) Siebel
4 7 (10.77%) Metastorm
5 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 6 (9.23%) Lotus
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco
7 4 (6.15%) SAP
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) Twitter
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.54%) ILOG