Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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 (dotNet)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 21 18
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 29 73 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.37% 7.95% 8.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.14% 33.03% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 45 60
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +6.87% +9.17%
10th Percentile £328 £311 £244
90th Percentile £493 £483 £451
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £40.00 £53.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.90% +25.33%
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £23.53 £37.50
% change year-on-year +65.78% -37.27% -6.83%

.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 131 221 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.76% 24.07% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 150 196
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £270 £307 £258
90th Percentile £563 £575 £519
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +4.71%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £58.75 £44.80 £55.88
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% -

.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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Gloucester -2 12 £350 - 5
Cheltenham -7 7 £425 +10.39% 5
Tewkesbury - 3 £425 - 1
Cirencester -9 1 - -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) MVC
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
5 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 9 (31.03%) TDD
7 9 (31.03%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
8 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
8 8 (27.59%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) jQuery
10 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
10 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
10 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (17.24%) React
11 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (17.24%) HTML5
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.24%) Google
11 5 (17.24%) Windows
11 5 (17.24%) Finance

.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 2 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Ant
2 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) MSI
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) WiX
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 7 (24.14%) jQuery
6 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
7 5 (17.24%) React
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (13.79%) CSS3
8 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (10.34%) Angular 2
9 3 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
9 3 (10.34%) WPF
10 2 (6.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.34%) BDD
5 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.90%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
5 4 (13.79%) VBScript
6 3 (10.34%) C++
6 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.34%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) Groovy
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) VBA
8 1 (3.45%) Jython
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) CA
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.90%) Teradata
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat