The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 17 26 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Contract jobs citing C# 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.86% 1.38% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 8.57% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £294 £675 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.48% +103.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £675 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £675 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 35 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 25.00% 16.06% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 46
Median daily rate £450 £305 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -11.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £143 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £358 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.57% +438.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Slough

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Slough

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Slough

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SysML
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Ada
2 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) AutoMapper
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development

C#
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
1 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) AutoMapper
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SysML
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Ada
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (11.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle