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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank - 28 13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.96% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.14% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
Gloucestershire

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
19 42 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.21% 27.45% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 8
Average daily rate £400 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £332 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

.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 9 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
8 1 (11.11%) System Testing
8 1 (11.11%) VB6
8 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
8 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
8 1 (11.11%) Xcode

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
6 1 (11.11%) COM+
6 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) WSDL
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
6 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin