The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 18 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.52% - 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.14% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 90 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.88% 93.75% 98.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 46 38
Average daily rate £413 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £260 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £440 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -29.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.63 £26.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £41.50 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) C#
4 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 12 (70.59%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (52.94%) MySQL
7 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 8 (47.06%) MVC
7 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
9 6 (35.29%) TDD
9 6 (35.29%) NUnit
9 6 (35.29%) MSTest
9 6 (35.29%) BDD
9 6 (35.29%) REST
9 6 (35.29%) Scrum
10 5 (29.41%) Finance
10 5 (29.41%) XML
10 5 (29.41%) SOA
10 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (29.41%) CQRS
10 5 (29.41%) Couchbase
10 5 (29.41%) Puppet
10 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (29.41%) Progressive Enhancement

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (29.41%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) NUnit
1 6 (35.29%) MSTest
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (29.41%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 2 (11.76%) LINQ
9 2 (11.76%) DHTML
9 2 (11.76%) XSD
9 2 (11.76%) XSL
9 2 (11.76%) XSLT
10 1 (5.88%) XHTML
10 1 (5.88%) WSDL
10 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) BDD
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Progressive Enhancement
3 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (29.41%) CQRS
3 5 (29.41%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle