The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 29 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.31% 2.48% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.63% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 12
Median daily rate £375 £365 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
.NET Developer
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
283 456 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.40% 94.21% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 279 255
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 53
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 19 (82.61%) C#
4 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
5 15 (65.22%) SQL
6 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
7 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
8 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
9 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
10 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
10 9 (39.13%) Windows
11 8 (34.78%) SOA
11 8 (34.78%) jQuery
11 8 (34.78%) Scrum
11 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (30.43%) Degree
13 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (26.09%) MVC
13 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
13 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (26.09%) RESTful
13 6 (26.09%) API Design
14 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (21.74%) REST
14 5 (21.74%) HTML
14 5 (21.74%) Oracle
14 5 (21.74%) CSS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) REST
6 5 (21.74%) SOAP
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.70%) JSON
8 2 (8.70%) Node.js
8 2 (8.70%) React
8 2 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Scrum
2 8 (34.78%) SOA
3 6 (26.09%) API Design
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.04%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Microservices
8 1 (4.35%) OOD
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) JD Edwards