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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 3 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.75% 5.15% 7.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 22.73% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 11
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £340 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%

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
12 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.00% 22.68% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 36
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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
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 26 February 2017, 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 16 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.00%) Gradle
9 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (10.00%) MapReduce

.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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Gradle
2 2 (10.00%) Hudson
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) GUI Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft Architect
5 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) EJB
7 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) Java EE
7 2 (10.00%) JMS
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) WPF
7 2 (10.00%) XSLT
8 1 (5.00%) LINQ
8 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) MVVM
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft