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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 10 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.93% 5.00% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 20.83% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.35 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.31% +27.23%

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
10 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.86% 24.00% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 25
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 19 January 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 19 (82.61%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (17.39%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Java
9 3 (13.04%) C++
9 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (8.70%) JMS
10 2 (8.70%) Eclipse

.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 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
2 2 (8.70%) Hudson
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Architect
6 2 (8.70%) C# Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft Architect
7 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET
6 2 (8.70%) COM+
6 2 (8.70%) EJB
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) Java EE
6 2 (8.70%) JMS
6 2 (8.70%) WPF
6 2 (8.70%) WSDL
6 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
6 2 (8.70%) XSL
6 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) UML
6 1 (4.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) MVVM
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) VB6
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago