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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 44 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.59% 11.15% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.11% 62.26% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £272 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £368 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.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
129 53 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.20% 17.91% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 29 59
Average daily rate £375 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £346 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Gloucester +8 11 £400 +48.14% 3
Cirencester +1 6 £250 -30.55% 1
Cheltenham -22 6 £338 +8.00% 13
Tewkesbury - 1 £260 - 1
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 1
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (69.23%) C#
2 34 (52.31%) SQL
3 30 (46.15%) HTML
3 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 21 (32.31%) CSS
6 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 17 (26.15%) HTML5
8 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 15 (23.08%) Finance
9 14 (21.54%) VB.NET
10 13 (20.00%) Linux
11 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
11 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
11 12 (18.46%) jQuery
11 12 (18.46%) CSS3
12 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.85%) Web Services
14 9 (13.85%) XML
14 9 (13.85%) XSLT
14 9 (13.85%) MySQL
15 8 (12.31%) PHP
15 8 (12.31%) Node.js
16 7 (10.77%) Java
16 7 (10.77%) XSD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (12.31%) Node.js
2 4 (6.15%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) SAS
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.54%) Drupal
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) LDAP
1 1 (1.54%) Intranet
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.85%) MySQL
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.62%) DB2
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.08%) DTS
9 1 (1.54%) OLTP
9 1 (1.54%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.54%) TKPROF
9 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.54%) ERwin
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (86.15%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (18.46%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.62%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Programmer
8 3 (4.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) HTML
2 21 (32.31%) CSS
3 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 17 (26.15%) HTML5
5 12 (18.46%) jQuery
5 12 (18.46%) CSS3
6 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 9 (13.85%) Web Services
7 9 (13.85%) XML
7 9 (13.85%) XSLT
8 7 (10.77%) XSD
8 7 (10.77%) WCF
9 6 (9.23%) DHTML
10 4 (6.15%) LINQ
10 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.62%) Zend Framework
11 3 (4.62%) LAMP
12 2 (3.08%) Middleware
12 2 (3.08%) WinForms
12 2 (3.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (6.15%) Graphic Design
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.08%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.54%) W3C
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Ubuntu
3 6 (9.23%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (7.69%) MVC
2 5 (7.69%) Workflow
2 5 (7.69%) Migration
3 4 (6.15%) Time Management
3 4 (6.15%) 3D Rendering
4 3 (4.62%) IT Governance
4 3 (4.62%) TDD
4 3 (4.62%) Scrum
4 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.62%) UML
5 2 (3.08%) CRM
5 2 (3.08%) ETL
5 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (3.08%) Release Management
5 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.54%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) C#
2 34 (52.31%) SQL
3 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 14 (21.54%) VB.NET
6 8 (12.31%) PHP
7 7 (10.77%) Java
8 5 (7.69%) C++
9 3 (4.62%) VB
9 3 (4.62%) VBA
10 2 (3.08%) Python
10 2 (3.08%) XPath
10 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.54%) VBScript
11 1 (1.54%) COBOL
11 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Zend
4 1 (1.54%) Twitter
4 1 (1.54%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) Telerik
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