The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 19 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.97% 5.41% 15.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.50% 35.29% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £454 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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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
40 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.41% 15.32% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 20
Average daily rate £333 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £510 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 34 (79.07%) C#
2 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
3 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
3 26 (60.47%) HTML
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
5 16 (37.21%) MVC
6 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
7 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
8 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (27.91%) Finance
9 12 (27.91%) CSS
9 12 (27.91%) Web Services
9 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
10 11 (25.58%) XML
10 11 (25.58%) VB
11 10 (23.26%) VB6
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
12 9 (20.93%) IIS
13 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (18.60%) COM+
13 8 (18.60%) C++
13 8 (18.60%) XSL
13 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (16.28%) WCF
14 7 (16.28%) WSDL
14 7 (16.28%) XML Schema

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
2 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) .NET Developer
3 14 (32.56%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Mac Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
2 26 (60.47%) HTML
3 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
4 12 (27.91%) CSS
4 12 (27.91%) Web Services
5 11 (25.58%) XML
6 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
7 8 (18.60%) COM+
7 8 (18.60%) XSL
8 7 (16.28%) WSDL
8 7 (16.28%) XML Schema
8 7 (16.28%) ADO.NET
8 7 (16.28%) WCF
9 4 (9.30%) HTML5
9 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
9 4 (9.30%) WinForms
9 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.98%) SignalR
10 3 (6.98%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) MVC
2 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
3 5 (11.63%) Software Delivery
4 3 (6.98%) Web Development
5 2 (4.65%) System Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Time Management
5 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.33%) SDLC
6 1 (2.33%) Kanban
6 1 (2.33%) MVVM
6 1 (2.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
5 11 (25.58%) VB
6 10 (23.26%) VB6
7 8 (18.60%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.65%) Java
9 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.33%) Infragistics
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