Period
to 15 December 2018

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 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 32 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 59 31 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.63% 4.70% 8.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.91% 22.63% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 44
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £318 £313 £311
90th Percentile £525 £550 £484
South West median daily rate £425 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South West median hourly rate £44.42 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +18.46% -1.32% +0.66%

.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 174 137 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.51% 20.79% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 76 164
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £298 £270 £313
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -10.11%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%

.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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 +12 36 £450 -10.00% 14
Gloucester -3 12 £450 +28.57% 11
Cirencester -1 5 £325 -
.NET
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 47 (79.66%) C#
2 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) OO
4 18 (30.51%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
4 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (28.81%) SQL
6 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
7 15 (25.42%) MVC
8 13 (22.03%) DV Cleared
8 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
8 13 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (20.34%) OOD
10 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
11 10 (16.95%) CSS
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (13.56%) HTML
13 8 (13.56%) Scrum
13 8 (13.56%) TDD
13 8 (13.56%) jQuery
14 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
14 7 (11.86%) Finance
14 7 (11.86%) OOP
15 6 (10.17%) Web Services
15 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
15 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
15 6 (10.17%) Selenium
15 6 (10.17%) WCF
16 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering

.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 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.69%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) Selenium
3 4 (6.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.69%) CodeSonar
6 1 (1.69%) git-flow
6 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.69%) JIRA
6 1 (1.69%) jMock
6 1 (1.69%) JUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Mockito
6 1 (1.69%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Software Developer
4 11 (18.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Integration Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Product Manager
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.69%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 8 (13.56%) HTML
3 8 (13.56%) jQuery
4 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
4 6 (10.17%) WCF
4 6 (10.17%) Web Services
5 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (8.47%) HTML5
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.78%) Dapper ORM
6 4 (6.78%) JSON
6 4 (6.78%) LINQ
6 4 (6.78%) React
6 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.08%) Angular 2
7 3 (5.08%) Node.js
7 3 (5.08%) REST
7 3 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) User Experience
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) OO
2 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) MVC
4 13 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (20.34%) OOD
6 8 (13.56%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) TDD
7 7 (11.86%) OOP
7 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.78%) ERP
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
10 3 (5.08%) API Design
10 3 (5.08%) SOA
11 2 (3.39%) API Development
11 2 (3.39%) API Integration
11 2 (3.39%) DevOps
11 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) C#
2 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 17 (28.81%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.47%) C++
7 4 (6.78%) PHP
8 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.39%) Python
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) C
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.69%) Perl
10 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) DV Cleared
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) CCNA
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) GIAC
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.69%) SANS
2 1 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) CRD IV
1 2 (3.39%) IFRS
1 2 (3.39%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Twitter
3 1 (1.69%) Infor
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Pega
3 1 (1.69%) RedGate