The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.40% 9.91% 10.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.93% 33.85% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 29
Average daily rate
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£295 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.17% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
.NET
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
135 65 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.54% 29.28% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 43 45
Average daily rate £325 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.63 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.25 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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
Cirencester -2 11 £225 -50.00% 2
Gloucester - 8 £300 - 5
Cheltenham -10 6 £340 -6.20% 12
Berkeley - - - -
Tetbury - - - - 3
Tewkesbury - - - -
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (54.84%) C#
2 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
3 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
5 21 (33.87%) T-SQL
6 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
9 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (17.74%) Oracle
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.52%) Java
12 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
13 8 (12.90%) Windows
13 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (12.90%) Finance
14 7 (11.29%) Migration
14 7 (11.29%) Linux
14 7 (11.29%) C++
14 7 (11.29%) VBA
15 6 (9.68%) UML
15 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
15 6 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (8.06%) Marketing
16 5 (8.06%) Silverlight
16 5 (8.06%) Scrum
16 5 (8.06%) DTS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) SAS
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) Documentum
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.61%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) LDAP
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (8.06%) DTS
6 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.23%) OLAP
8 2 (3.23%) MySQL
8 2 (3.23%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (3.23%) Xcelsius
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.61%) TKPROF
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) .NET Developer
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 12 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Programmer
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Programmer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.84%) C# Programmer
9 3 (4.84%) LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
2 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) Silverlight
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) J2EE
4 4 (6.45%) WPF
5 3 (4.84%) Zend Framework
5 3 (4.84%) Middleware
5 3 (4.84%) LAMP
5 3 (4.84%) CSS
5 3 (4.84%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) WinForms
6 2 (3.23%) jQuery
6 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) WCF
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.84%) SCADA
2 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Open Source
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
2 7 (11.29%) Migration
3 6 (9.68%) UML
4 5 (8.06%) Scrum
5 4 (6.45%) ERP
5 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.45%) Workflow
5 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.84%) Web Development
6 3 (4.84%) TDD
6 3 (4.84%) ETL
7 2 (3.23%) OO
7 2 (3.23%) SOA
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) C#
2 31 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (33.87%) T-SQL
4 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
5 9 (14.52%) Java
6 7 (11.29%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) VBA
7 5 (8.06%) PHP
8 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.45%) VB
9 3 (4.84%) VB6
9 3 (4.84%) Python
9 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.84%) Perl
10 2 (3.23%) C
10 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.61%) XPath
11 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) HNC
4 2 (3.23%) HND
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) SAP
4 4 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.45%) Zend
5 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.61%) webMethods
5 1 (1.61%) Telerik
5 1 (1.61%) Teradata
5 1 (1.61%) Serena
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) Siebel
5 1 (1.61%) Informatica
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com