The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 43 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 13 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.63% 4.38% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 4.64% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £395 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 453 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.91% 94.57% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 299 153
Average daily rate £380 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 37
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.50 £57.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cambridge region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) XML
7 11 (47.83%) SOAP
8 10 (43.48%) CMS
8 10 (43.48%) MVC
8 10 (43.48%) XSLT
8 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (43.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (43.48%) Sitecore
9 8 (34.78%) Selenium
10 7 (30.43%) HTML
11 5 (21.74%) CSS
11 5 (21.74%) WPF
12 4 (17.39%) REST
12 4 (17.39%) WCF
12 4 (17.39%) SQL
12 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
12 4 (17.39%) Web Services
13 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
13 3 (13.04%) jQuery
13 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (8.70%) Kendo UI
14 2 (8.70%) HTML5
15 1 (4.35%) MVVM
15 1 (4.35%) BDD

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) CMS
1 10 (43.48%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) SOAP
5 10 (43.48%) XSLT
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) WPF
8 4 (17.39%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) WCF
9 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.04%) jQuery
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (8.70%) Kendo UI
10 2 (8.70%) HTML5
11 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
11 1 (4.35%) RESTful
11 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) MVVM
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Content Management
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Pascal
4 1 (4.35%) Delphi
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.35%) Telerik