Period
to 15 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.96% 0.69% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 0.81% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Cheltenham median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -2.26%
10th Percentile £358 £350 £313
90th Percentile £425 £350 £398
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 217 124 177
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.34% 85.52% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 41 95
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £203
90th Percentile £525 £600 £533
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 23
Cheltenham median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.00 £47.20
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £25.63 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -6.82% - -35.29%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Cheltenham

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Cheltenham

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cheltenham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Cheltenham

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (21.43%) Docker
8 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (21.43%) DevOps
8 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
8 3 (21.43%) Terraform
8 3 (21.43%) Cloud Native
8 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
8 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 2 (14.29%) Web Development
9 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (14.29%) C++

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
7 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
1 3 (21.43%) Terraform