Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 25 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 4 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.78% 2.29% 9.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 2.56% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 23
Cheltenham median daily rate £275 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.54% -11.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £272
90th Percentile £288 £385 £438
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +38.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 138 195 284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 95.83% 89.45% 97.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 93 193
Cheltenham median daily rate £353 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% -15.66% +16.90%
10th Percentile £123 £225 £285
90th Percentile £475 £529 £510
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 18
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.82% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £12.77
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £45.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -7.41% +58.82%

.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 25 July 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

.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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft