Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 April 2019 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 11 24
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 +16
Contract jobs citing .NET 51 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.59% 11.74% 7.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 50.37% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 35
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £550 £438
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.74% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.93% -1.10% -49.87%
10th Percentile £47.15 £45.00 £42.85
90th Percentile £56.25 £45.00 £47.35
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £40.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +16.56% -0.61% +241.67%

.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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 170 135 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.96% 23.32% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 69 125
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £310
90th Percentile £563 £563 £563
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 7
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.92%
10th Percentile £41.25 £45.50 £31.25
90th Percentile £52.17 £49.50 £49.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.47%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Gloucestershire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Gloucestershire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Gloucestershire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Gloucestershire

.NET
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 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 30 £400 -15.34% 11
Gloucester -1 13 £440 +25.71% 7
Cirencester -3 3 - - 2
Tewkesbury - 2 £425 - 3
Stroud - 1 - - 1
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 35 (68.63%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) MVC
5 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 15 (29.41%) CSS
5 15 (29.41%) OO
5 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.53%) SQL
6 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
7 11 (21.57%) HTML
7 11 (21.57%) Java
7 11 (21.57%) OOD
7 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (15.69%) .NET Core
9 7 (13.73%) jQuery
10 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.76%) Scrum
10 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
10 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.80%) HTML5
11 5 (9.80%) C++
11 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (7.84%) Web Development
12 4 (7.84%) TDD

.NET
Co-occurring 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) gulp
4 1 (1.96%) Moq
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Retail Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) .NET Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.80%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) AWS Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Product Manager
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) HTML
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Core
5 7 (13.73%) jQuery
6 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.80%) HTML5
8 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (7.84%) React
9 3 (5.88%) Redux
10 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.96%) Angular 2
11 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Core
11 1 (1.96%) MSMQ
11 1 (1.96%) Sass
11 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Cloud Native
2 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) MVC
3 15 (29.41%) OO
4 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (21.57%) OOD
5 6 (11.76%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps
6 4 (7.84%) OOP
6 4 (7.84%) TDD
6 4 (7.84%) Web Development
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (3.92%) API Design
8 2 (3.92%) Document Management
8 2 (3.92%) MVVM
8 2 (3.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 2 (3.92%) Use Case
8 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.96%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 11 (21.57%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.80%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) CRD IV
1 4 (7.84%) IFRS
1 4 (7.84%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Kubernetes
1 4 (7.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle