The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.74% 0.54% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.56% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.20% +13.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 126 179 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 92.65% 96.76% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 117 160
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Slough

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Slough

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Slough

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft