The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET Framework
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - - 5.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -17.15% +9.03%  

.NET Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 8 23 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 15.69% 29.87% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 47
Median daily rate £375 £325 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -19.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

.NET Framework
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GUI Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript