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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 41 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.69% 7.81% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.67% 32.11% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 13
Average daily rate
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£331 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £217 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £56.53 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
.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
143 109 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.30% 24.33% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 63 45
Average daily rate £350 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £49.52 £40.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% -26.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 18 £330 -7.04% 7
Gloucester +9 12 £368 -10.90% 5
Cirencester +1 3 £281 +30.81% 1
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 77 (82.80%) C#
2 69 (74.19%) ASP.NET
3 61 (65.59%) SQL Server
4 55 (59.14%) SQL
5 50 (53.76%) HTML
6 47 (50.54%) JavaScript
7 42 (45.16%) MVC
8 36 (38.71%) CSS
9 33 (35.48%) .NET Framework
10 30 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (26.88%) Finance
13 23 (24.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (23.66%) Web Services
14 22 (23.66%) T-SQL
15 19 (20.43%) VB.NET
16 17 (18.28%) XML
17 15 (16.13%) Scrum
17 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (15.05%) MongoDB
18 14 (15.05%) Castle Windsor
18 14 (15.05%) REST
18 14 (15.05%) MSTest
18 14 (15.05%) NUnit
19 13 (13.98%) TDD
19 13 (13.98%) WCF
19 13 (13.98%) SOA
19 13 (13.98%) jQuery
20 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (12.90%) BDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (10.75%) IIS
2 8 (8.60%) SAS
3 2 (2.15%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (65.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (15.05%) MongoDB
4 12 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (12.90%) MySQL
5 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (11.83%) Couchbase
5 11 (11.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.60%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (8.60%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (8.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.08%) DTS
8 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) NUnit
1 14 (15.05%) MSTest
2 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.30%) Selenium
4 4 (4.30%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.15%) Games
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (91.40%) Developer
2 53 (56.99%) .NET Developer
3 22 (23.66%) C# Developer
4 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.53%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (4.30%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Web Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (74.19%) ASP.NET
2 50 (53.76%) HTML
3 36 (38.71%) CSS
4 33 (35.48%) .NET Framework
5 30 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (24.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (23.66%) Web Services
8 17 (18.28%) XML
9 14 (15.05%) Castle Windsor
9 14 (15.05%) REST
10 13 (13.98%) WCF
10 13 (13.98%) jQuery
11 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.75%) XSL
13 9 (9.68%) WSDL
13 9 (9.68%) XML Schema
14 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
15 7 (7.53%) ADO.NET
15 7 (7.53%) COM+
16 5 (5.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) UNIX
1 8 (8.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) MVC
2 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.13%) Scrum
4 13 (13.98%) TDD
4 13 (13.98%) SOA
5 12 (12.90%) BDD
6 11 (11.83%) Progressive Enhancement
6 11 (11.83%) Mobile First
6 11 (11.83%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (11.83%) CQRS
7 9 (9.68%) SDLC
8 8 (8.60%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.60%) Web Development
9 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (5.38%) Time Management
11 5 (5.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 77 (82.80%) C#
2 55 (59.14%) SQL
3 47 (50.54%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.66%) T-SQL
5 19 (20.43%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.75%) C++
7 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.53%) VB
10 6 (6.45%) VB6
11 4 (4.30%) TypeScript
11 4 (4.30%) Java
12 2 (2.15%) XAML
12 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.15%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) HNC
2 4 (4.30%) HND
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (3.23%) Basel II
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle
3 5 (5.38%) Teradata
4 3 (3.23%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.08%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.08%) Twitter
6 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.08%) PayPal
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