The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 41 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.67% 1.34% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 5.11% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
95 137 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.06% 26.15% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 94 24
Average daily rate £415 £394 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.39% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £338 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £438 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £83.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Gloucestershire region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Gloucestershire region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (44.44%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) XML
7 7 (38.89%) C++
8 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) System Testing
9 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Selenium
9 5 (27.78%) Open Source
9 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 5 (27.78%) TDD
9 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
9 5 (27.78%) XSLT
9 5 (27.78%) Unix
9 5 (27.78%) HTML
9 5 (27.78%) Java
9 5 (27.78%) JUnit
9 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
9 5 (27.78%) C

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JUnit
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (5.56%) Programmer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) JMS
4 5 (27.78%) XSLT
5 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
6 2 (11.11%) COM+
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) WSDL
6 2 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) C
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.11%) VB
8 2 (11.11%) VB6
8 2 (11.11%) VBScript
9 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin