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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.43% 8.00% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 25.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £406 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £329 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £439 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.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
30 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.57% 32.00% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 21
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 4 December 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 4 December 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 18 (66.67%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
5 9 (33.33%) MVC
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Atlassian
7 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
8 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (14.81%) XML
10 4 (14.81%) TDD
10 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
11 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
11 3 (11.11%) Scrum
11 3 (11.11%) Windows
11 3 (11.11%) OO
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Java

.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 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) Gradle
3 2 (7.41%) Hudson
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Architect
6 2 (7.41%) C# Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (14.81%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET
9 2 (7.41%) COM+
9 2 (7.41%) EJB
9 2 (7.41%) HTML5
9 2 (7.41%) JMS
9 2 (7.41%) jQuery
9 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (7.41%) WPF
9 2 (7.41%) XSL
9 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) MapReduce
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) MVVM
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Atlassian
2 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft