The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 41 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 5 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.52% 0.22% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 0.93% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 16
Median daily rate £388 £313 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -15.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £313 £425
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 £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 83 107 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.15% 23.73% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 67 108
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £304 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
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 £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Gloucestershire

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Gloucestershire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £425 -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (57.14%) Entity Framework
5 8 (57.14%) CRM
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (42.86%) jQuery
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
8 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
8 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 5 (35.71%) LINQ
9 4 (28.57%) ReSharper
9 4 (28.57%) QA
9 4 (28.57%) Subversion
9 4 (28.57%) Process Management
9 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (28.57%) Ninject
9 4 (28.57%) CSS3
9 4 (28.57%) Redis
9 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) ReSharper
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.14%) GUI Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
5 8 (57.14%) Entity Framework
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
7 5 (35.71%) LINQ
8 4 (28.57%) CSS3
8 4 (28.57%) Kendo UI
8 4 (28.57%) Ninject
8 4 (28.57%) SignalR
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (21.43%) WCF
10 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (14.29%) AutoMapper
10 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) CRM
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Process Management
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Content Management
7 1 (7.14%) MVVM
7 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Web Design
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Kofax
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle