Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 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 (dotNet)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 17 10
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 36 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 16.98% 6.00% 12.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.16% 27.27% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 15
Cheltenham median daily rate £450 £500 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.87% +18.46%
10th Percentile £375 £390 £313
90th Percentile £525 £550 £429
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - £40.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £40.00

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 57 33 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 26.89% 22.00% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 47
Cheltenham median daily rate £446 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.75% +28.21% +4.00%
10th Percentile £319 £331 £313
90th Percentile £531 £600 £501
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -10.11%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Cheltenham

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Cheltenham

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Cheltenham

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 29 (80.56%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) OO
4 12 (33.33%) OOD
4 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) TDD
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (13.89%) SQL
9 4 (11.11%) C++
9 4 (11.11%) CSS
9 4 (11.11%) OOP
9 4 (11.11%) ERP
9 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (8.33%) Angular 2
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.33%) jQuery
10 3 (8.33%) Migration
10 3 (8.33%) PHP
10 3 (8.33%) XML
11 2 (5.56%) Web Services

.NET
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 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) jMock
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Mockito
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Software Developer
3 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) Angular 2
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.78%) React
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) OO
2 12 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (33.33%) OOD
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) ERP
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.78%) Open Source
9 1 (2.78%) Open Source Development
9 1 (2.78%) SDLC
9 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Infor
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Pega