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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 25 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing .NET 25 23 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.12% 4.98% 9.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.81% 24.21% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 37
Median daily rate £350 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%

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
105 95 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.91% 20.56% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 63 108
Median daily rate £404 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £83.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

.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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Cheltenham +13 9 £375 -6.25% 2
Cirencester - 8 £275 - 1
Gloucester -11 2 £430 +7.37% 1
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 49 (79.03%) C#
2 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
3 31 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 26 (41.94%) MVC
6 24 (38.71%) HTML
7 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 19 (30.65%) CSS
8 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
10 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
11 15 (24.19%) SQL
11 15 (24.19%) VB.NET
12 14 (22.58%) T-SQL
12 14 (22.58%) Scrum
12 14 (22.58%) HTML5
13 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (20.97%) Finance
14 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (17.74%) Entity Framework
15 11 (17.74%) jQuery
15 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
16 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (12.90%) Silverlight
17 8 (12.90%) LINQ
17 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
17 8 (12.90%) CRM

.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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) SAS
5 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.61%) Apache
6 1 (1.61%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) Documentum
6 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (11.29%) DTS
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.45%) Redis
7 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (3.23%) Big Data
8 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.23%) MySQL
8 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.29%) Subversion
3 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.45%) ReSharper
5 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Gradle
6 2 (3.23%) Hudson
6 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Advertising
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) .NET Developer
3 17 (27.42%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Developer
6 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (11.29%) T-SQL Developer
7 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Consultant
11 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
11 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (3.23%) Test Leader
12 1 (1.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
2 24 (38.71%) HTML
3 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (30.65%) CSS
4 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
5 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
6 14 (22.58%) HTML5
7 11 (17.74%) Entity Framework
7 11 (17.74%) jQuery
8 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (12.90%) LINQ
9 8 (12.90%) Silverlight
10 7 (11.29%) WCF
11 6 (9.68%) CSS3
11 6 (9.68%) Web Services
12 5 (8.06%) Kendo UI
12 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (6.45%) Ninject
13 4 (6.45%) SignalR
13 4 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) MVC
2 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Scrum
4 8 (12.90%) CRM
4 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
5 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.45%) OO
7 4 (6.45%) Process Management
7 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.84%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (4.84%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.84%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.84%) Test Management
8 3 (4.84%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) VB.NET
4 14 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.68%) Java
6 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) ISEB
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.23%) Basel II
3 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Xamarin
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) Teradata
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) Twitter
6 1 (1.61%) Kofax
6 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) RedGate
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore