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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 22 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.77% 1.41% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.58% 5.88% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +63.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
.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
162 85 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.14% 24.01% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 49 59
Average daily rate £375 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +63.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -6 8 £413 -
Gloucester - 4 £365 - 1
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 22 (84.62%) C#
4 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
5 19 (73.08%) HTML
6 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
7 16 (61.54%) MVC
7 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (57.69%) CSS
8 15 (57.69%) SQL
9 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (46.15%) Scrum
11 11 (42.31%) TDD
11 11 (42.31%) NUnit
11 11 (42.31%) SOA
11 11 (42.31%) BDD
11 11 (42.31%) Puppet
11 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
11 11 (42.31%) MSTest
11 11 (42.31%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (42.31%) REST
11 11 (42.31%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (42.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (42.31%) CQRS
11 11 (42.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (42.31%) Couchbase
12 7 (26.92%) MySQL
12 7 (26.92%) jQuery
13 6 (23.08%) Finance

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) Couchbase
2 11 (42.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
3 7 (26.92%) MySQL
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) NUnit
1 11 (42.31%) MSTest
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 20 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) HTML
3 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 15 (57.69%) CSS
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (42.31%) Castle Windsor
6 11 (42.31%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) jQuery
8 5 (19.23%) XML
8 5 (19.23%) XSL
8 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
9 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) WSDL
9 4 (15.38%) XML Schema
10 2 (7.69%) WPF
10 2 (7.69%) COM+
10 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 12 (46.15%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
3 11 (42.31%) BDD
3 11 (42.31%) Progressive Enhancement
3 11 (42.31%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (42.31%) CQRS
4 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.85%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) TypeScript
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB
6 2 (7.69%) VB6
6 2 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) IBM
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Infragistics
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle