The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheltenham region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 18 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.56% 3.70% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 15.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£341 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £363 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £369 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.82% 24.69% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 24
Average daily rate £400 £363 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £375 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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.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 29 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) SCADA
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) System Testing
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (16.67%) PaaS
6 1 (16.67%) MVVM

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Documentum
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
1 1 (16.67%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) ReportNet
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Siebel
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods
3 1 (16.67%) Serena
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata