The first table below looks at the demand for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 15 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.64% 6.20% 10.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.97% 24.59% 54.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £363 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
113 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.67% 25.21% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 54
Average daily rate £315 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
.NET
South West

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cirencester 0 8 £215 -52.22% 2
Cheltenham -3 7 £355 -2.06% 10
Gloucester - 6 £413 - 2
Tetbury - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 35 (54.69%) C#
3 32 (50.00%) SQL
4 27 (42.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (29.69%) T-SQL
6 18 (28.13%) VB.NET
7 15 (23.44%) Oracle
7 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
9 13 (20.31%) Finance
9 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
10 11 (17.19%) HTML
10 11 (17.19%) Windows
11 9 (14.06%) Java
11 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
11 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
12 8 (12.50%) C++
12 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
13 7 (10.94%) Linux
13 7 (10.94%) CSS
13 7 (10.94%) Scrum
13 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
14 6 (9.38%) UML
14 6 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
14 6 (9.38%) Relational Database

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) IIS
2 4 (6.25%) SAS
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.56%) Drupal
4 1 (1.56%) Documentum
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.56%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.25%) DTS
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.13%) Star Schema
10 2 (3.13%) Essbase
10 2 (3.13%) OLAP
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (3.13%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.69%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) PVCS
5 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.88%) C# Developer
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.69%) C# Programmer
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Programmer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Programmer
9 2 (3.13%) Business Developer
9 2 (3.13%) DBA
9 2 (3.13%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) ASP.NET
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
3 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
4 7 (10.94%) CSS
5 5 (7.81%) WPF
5 5 (7.81%) Silverlight
5 5 (7.81%) Web Services
5 5 (7.81%) J2EE
6 4 (6.25%) WinForms
6 4 (6.25%) XML
7 3 (4.69%) Middleware
8 2 (3.13%) jQuery
8 2 (3.13%) WCF
8 2 (3.13%) Ajax
8 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.13%) HTML5
9 1 (1.56%) REST
9 1 (1.56%) CSS3
9 1 (1.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (1.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.69%) SCADA
2 3 (4.69%) Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
2 7 (10.94%) Scrum
3 6 (9.38%) UML
4 5 (7.81%) ERP
4 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.25%) Workflow
5 4 (6.25%) Migration
5 4 (6.25%) Web Development
5 4 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.69%) CRM
6 3 (4.69%) SOA
6 3 (4.69%) ETL
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) C#
2 32 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) T-SQL
4 18 (28.13%) VB.NET
5 9 (14.06%) Java
6 8 (12.50%) C++
7 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.81%) VBA
8 4 (6.25%) VB
8 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.69%) VB6
9 3 (4.69%) Python
9 3 (4.69%) Perl
10 2 (3.13%) C
10 2 (3.13%) VBScript
11 1 (1.56%) XPath
11 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) HNC
4 2 (3.13%) HND
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.69%) Telerik
5 2 (3.13%) Sun
5 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.56%) Cognos
6 1 (1.56%) Siebel
6 1 (1.56%) Teradata
6 1 (1.56%) Serena
6 1 (1.56%) Informatica
6 1 (1.56%) webMethods
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago