The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 21 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.50% 5.54% 7.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 24.27% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 24
Median daily rate £320 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £90.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
99 103 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.50% 22.84% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 65 83
Median daily rate £405 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £56.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester +8 8 £275 - 3
Cheltenham +12 7 £400 - 6
Gloucester -8 6 £350 -9.67% 2
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 52 (74.29%) C#
2 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
4 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
5 27 (38.57%) HTML
6 24 (34.29%) MVC
7 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
8 21 (30.00%) CSS
8 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
12 16 (22.86%) Scrum
12 16 (22.86%) Finance
13 15 (21.43%) VB.NET
13 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (20.00%) HTML5
14 14 (20.00%) SQL
14 14 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 12 (17.14%) Entity Framework
16 11 (15.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (15.71%) jQuery
16 11 (15.71%) Windows
17 10 (14.29%) IIS
17 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
18 8 (11.43%) Silverlight
18 8 (11.43%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (14.29%) IIS
2 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.29%) SAS
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) Documentum
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) HipChat
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.00%) DTS
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Redis
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.86%) Big Data
7 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.86%) Ant
5 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.86%) Gradle
5 2 (2.86%) Hudson
5 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.86%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) Selenium
5 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Advertising
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Developer
2 35 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (27.14%) C# Developer
4 16 (22.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.43%) SQL Developer
6 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) .NET Architect
11 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (2.86%) C# Architect
11 2 (2.86%) Consultant
11 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 27 (38.57%) HTML
3 21 (30.00%) CSS
4 20 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
7 14 (20.00%) HTML5
8 12 (17.14%) Entity Framework
9 11 (15.71%) jQuery
10 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (11.43%) Silverlight
12 7 (10.00%) LINQ
12 7 (10.00%) Web Services
13 6 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (7.14%) CSS3
14 5 (7.14%) JSON
14 5 (7.14%) WCF
15 4 (5.71%) Kendo UI
15 4 (5.71%) Ninject
15 4 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) User Experience
2 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) MVC
2 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Scrum
4 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.00%) CRM
5 7 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.57%) DevOps
7 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.14%) TDD
8 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.71%) OO
8 4 (5.71%) Process Management
9 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.29%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (4.29%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.29%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.29%) SDLC
9 3 (4.29%) Software Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (74.29%) C#
2 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.00%) Java
5 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.71%) C++
6 4 (5.71%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) VB
8 2 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.43%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.43%) Basel II
3 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (4.29%) Teradata
4 3 (4.29%) Twitter
5 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.86%) RedGate
5 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.43%) Sitecore