Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 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 > Slough
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.05% 3.10% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 11.84% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 42
Slough median daily rate £400 £306 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -12.50% -
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £413 £388
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £55.55
% change year-on-year - -18.99% +56.48%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 58 76 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.48% 26.21% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 61 92
Slough median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £251
90th Percentile £519 £469 £487
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Slough median hourly rate - - £42.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £47.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year -29.79% +6.21% +36.15%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Slough

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Slough

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for .NET.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (70.00%) QA
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) Logistics
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (20.00%) SaaS
6 2 (20.00%) MSF
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) HPUX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Logistics
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Deployment Diagram
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (20.00%) MSF
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle