The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 19 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.26% 1.80% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.92% 11.76% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£333 £341 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -5.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.82% 15.32% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 18
Average daily rate £333 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (63.64%) COM+
5 7 (63.64%) C++
5 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (63.64%) XML
5 7 (63.64%) XSL
6 6 (54.55%) WSDL
6 6 (54.55%) XML Schema
6 6 (54.55%) VB
6 6 (54.55%) Web Services
6 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET
6 6 (54.55%) VB6
6 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
8 3 (27.27%) QA
9 2 (18.18%) MVC
9 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (18.18%) LINQ
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) XSL
3 7 (63.64%) COM+
4 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) WSDL
4 6 (54.55%) XML Schema
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Middleware
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) VB6
4 6 (54.55%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Infragistics
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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