The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.56% 16.22% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 35.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 0
Median daily rate £325 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
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
29 68 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.22% 45.95% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 50 17
Median daily rate £325 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) MuleSoft
3 3 (27.27%) CloudHub
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (9.09%) Security Auditing
5 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
5 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) OLTP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Mac Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
2 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
2 1 (9.09%) XSD
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) BPEL
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Security Auditing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCAD
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) MCPD
3 1 (9.09%) MCSD
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) CloudHub
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) MuleSoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin