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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 50 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.31% 6.12% 13.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.30% 28.24% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 28
Average daily rate
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£373 £283 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.85% -24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +73.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
165 85 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.02% 21.68% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 50 72
Average daily rate £385 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
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 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +63.26%
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 17 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 17 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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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 +10 22 £413 - 15
Gloucester +11 10 £373 +6.42% 8
Stroud - - - - 2
Tewkesbury - - - - 2
Cirencester - - - - 7
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 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 71 (80.68%) C#
2 59 (67.05%) JavaScript
3 58 (65.91%) HTML
4 51 (57.95%) SQL Server
5 48 (54.55%) CSS
6 46 (52.27%) ASP.NET
7 45 (51.14%) SQL
8 30 (34.09%) MVC
9 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (22.73%) jQuery
14 19 (21.59%) MySQL
15 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
16 17 (19.32%) MongoDB
16 17 (19.32%) HTML5
16 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
17 16 (18.18%) Web Services
17 16 (18.18%) Finance
17 16 (18.18%) Scrum
18 15 (17.05%) XML
18 15 (17.05%) T-SQL
18 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
19 14 (15.91%) REST
19 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
19 14 (15.91%) WCF
20 13 (14.77%) TDD
20 13 (14.77%) NUnit
20 13 (14.77%) MSTest

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (9.09%) Node.js
2 7 (7.95%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (57.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.59%) MySQL
3 17 (19.32%) MongoDB
4 11 (12.50%) Couchbase
4 11 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.27%) MS Access
7 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.14%) DB2
7 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.77%) NUnit
2 13 (14.77%) MSTest
3 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.27%) Toad
6 1 (1.14%) ERwin
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 46 (52.27%) .NET Developer
3 21 (23.86%) C# Developer
4 18 (20.45%) Software Developer
4 18 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.68%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
12 2 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (65.91%) HTML
2 48 (54.55%) CSS
3 46 (52.27%) ASP.NET
4 24 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (22.73%) jQuery
8 17 (19.32%) HTML5
9 16 (18.18%) Web Services
10 15 (17.05%) XML
11 14 (15.91%) REST
11 14 (15.91%) WCF
12 12 (13.64%) CSS3
12 12 (13.64%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (9.09%) XSLT
14 7 (7.95%) LINQ
15 6 (6.82%) DHTML
15 6 (6.82%) XSD
16 5 (5.68%) XSL
17 4 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (4.55%) Graphic Design
2 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
4 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 7 (7.95%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) MVC
2 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.18%) Scrum
4 13 (14.77%) TDD
5 12 (13.64%) SOA
5 12 (13.64%) BDD
6 11 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
6 11 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (12.50%) CQRS
7 7 (7.95%) Time Management
8 6 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.82%) UML
9 5 (5.68%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (5.68%) Software Delivery
10 4 (4.55%) 3D Rendering
10 4 (4.55%) Web Development
10 4 (4.55%) Workflow
11 3 (3.41%) CRM
11 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.41%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 71 (80.68%) C#
2 59 (67.05%) JavaScript
3 45 (51.14%) SQL
4 15 (17.05%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.09%) C++
7 6 (6.82%) Java
7 6 (6.82%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.55%) PHP
9 3 (3.41%) VB
10 2 (2.27%) C
10 2 (2.27%) Delphi
11 1 (1.14%) COBOL
11 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.14%) Python
11 1 (1.14%) XAML
11 1 (1.14%) VB6
11 1 (1.14%) XPath
11 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) IBM
3 2 (2.27%) Twitter
4 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.14%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.14%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) DevExpress
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