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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET 46 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.50% 5.41% 11.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.22% 25.97% 33.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 30
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £251 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £476 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
.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
163 77 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.68% 20.81% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 44 89
Average daily rate £400 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £275 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 1 April 2015.

.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 1 April 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 +7 21 £413 - 12
Gloucester +6 10 £380 +8.57% 9
Stroud - - - - 3
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cirencester - - - - 3
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 69 (79.31%) C#
2 57 (65.52%) HTML
3 56 (64.37%) JavaScript
4 50 (57.47%) SQL Server
5 47 (54.02%) CSS
6 46 (52.87%) SQL
7 44 (50.57%) ASP.NET
8 27 (31.03%) MVC
9 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (26.44%) .NET Framework
10 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (24.14%) MySQL
12 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
13 18 (20.69%) jQuery
13 18 (20.69%) Finance
14 17 (19.54%) Visual Studio
14 17 (19.54%) HTML5
14 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
15 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
16 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
16 15 (17.24%) XML
16 15 (17.24%) Scrum
17 14 (16.09%) Web Services
17 14 (16.09%) REST
18 13 (14.94%) MSTest
18 13 (14.94%) NUnit
19 12 (13.79%) WCF
19 12 (13.79%) TDD
19 12 (13.79%) SOA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (9.20%) Node.js
2 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) SAS
4 2 (2.30%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (57.47%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.14%) MySQL
3 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (12.64%) Couchbase
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (3.45%) DB2
7 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.30%) MS Access
9 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.15%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.15%) DTS
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.94%) MSTest
2 13 (14.94%) NUnit
3 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.30%) Toad
6 1 (1.15%) ERwin
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Games
3 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (87.36%) Developer
2 43 (49.43%) .NET Developer
3 18 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 17 (19.54%) Software Developer
5 15 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (65.52%) HTML
2 47 (54.02%) CSS
3 44 (50.57%) ASP.NET
4 23 (26.44%) .NET Framework
4 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (20.69%) jQuery
7 17 (19.54%) HTML5
8 15 (17.24%) XML
9 14 (16.09%) Web Services
9 14 (16.09%) REST
10 12 (13.79%) WCF
10 12 (13.79%) CSS3
11 11 (12.64%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (9.20%) XSLT
13 7 (8.05%) LINQ
14 6 (6.90%) DHTML
14 6 (6.90%) XSD
15 5 (5.75%) XSL
16 3 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Graphic Design
1 4 (4.60%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.15%) Replication
4 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Linux
2 10 (11.49%) Windows
3 7 (8.05%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) MVC
2 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.24%) Scrum
4 12 (13.79%) TDD
4 12 (13.79%) SOA
4 12 (13.79%) BDD
5 11 (12.64%) Progressive Enhancement
5 11 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (12.64%) CQRS
6 7 (8.05%) Time Management
7 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.90%) UML
8 5 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (5.75%) Software Delivery
9 4 (4.60%) 3D Rendering
9 4 (4.60%) Web Development
9 4 (4.60%) Workflow
10 3 (3.45%) CRM
10 3 (3.45%) IT Governance
10 3 (3.45%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 69 (79.31%) C#
2 56 (64.37%) JavaScript
3 46 (52.87%) SQL
4 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.49%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.20%) C++
7 6 (6.90%) Java
8 4 (4.60%) PHP
9 3 (3.45%) VB
9 3 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.30%) C
10 2 (2.30%) Delphi
11 1 (1.15%) COBOL
11 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.15%) VBA
11 1 (1.15%) Python
11 1 (1.15%) XAML
11 1 (1.15%) VB6
11 1 (1.15%) XPath
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.15%) VMware
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter
4 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.15%) DevExpress
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £43.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago