The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 21 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 24 44 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.06% 13.02% 13.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.92% 40.74% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 71
Average daily rate £283 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £24.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.50 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 108 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.96% 31.95% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 73 115
Average daily rate £325 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £13.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
South West

.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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester +1 7 £215 -33.84% 6
Gloucester -19 4 £350 -6.66% 6
Cheltenham -10 2 - - 5
Berkeley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 5
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 27 (54.00%) C#
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
5 18 (36.00%) SQL
6 15 (30.00%) VB.NET
7 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.00%) Oracle
8 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.00%) MVC
10 10 (20.00%) Finance
10 10 (20.00%) jQuery
10 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (18.00%) XML
12 8 (16.00%) IIS
12 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
12 8 (16.00%) WCF
13 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (14.00%) UNIX
14 6 (12.00%) Windows
14 6 (12.00%) Web Development
14 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
15 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (16.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) LDAP
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
1 2 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) SMTP
2 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.00%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (4.00%) ReportNet
7 2 (4.00%) Essbase
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.00%) DTS
7 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.00%) Informix
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) MSTest
2 3 (6.00%) NUnit
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) PVCS
4 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 23 (46.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Business Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) DBA
9 2 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (38.00%) HTML
3 12 (24.00%) CSS
4 10 (20.00%) jQuery
5 9 (18.00%) XML
6 8 (16.00%) WCF
7 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.00%) WinForms
9 4 (8.00%) Ajax
9 4 (8.00%) J2EE
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (6.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (4.00%) COM
11 2 (4.00%) XSLT
11 2 (4.00%) Web Services
11 2 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) MVC
2 6 (12.00%) Web Development
3 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.00%) Scrum
5 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) OOP
6 2 (4.00%) CRM
6 2 (4.00%) ERP
6 2 (4.00%) SOA
6 2 (4.00%) TDD
6 2 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (4.00%) Database Security
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.00%) MVVM
7 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.00%) VBScript
6 5 (10.00%) Java
7 4 (8.00%) C
7 4 (8.00%) VB
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.00%) C++
9 2 (4.00%) VBA
9 2 (4.00%) VB6
9 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.00%) R
10 1 (2.00%) XPath
10 1 (2.00%) XQuery
10 1 (2.00%) Perl
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) NFS
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.00%) Telerik
5 2 (4.00%) Teradata
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Cognos
5 2 (4.00%) Sybase
5 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) Serena
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £260 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago