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 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.88% 11.43% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 32.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 2
Median daily rate £325 £330 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -3.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%
.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
39 50 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.71% 35.71% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 10
Median daily rate £325 £330 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

.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 June 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 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (30.00%) CloudHub
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) HTML

.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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCAD
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (30.00%) MuleSoft
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft