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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 28 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 23 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.67% 1.37% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 1.45% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 4
Average daily rate
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£313 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £298 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
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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
464 344 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.12% 94.51% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 153 202
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 100
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £59.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (97.50%) C#
3 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (80.00%) MVC
4 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (50.00%) HTML
7 19 (47.50%) CSS
8 17 (42.50%) SQL
9 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
11 13 (32.50%) Scrum
11 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
12 12 (30.00%) jQuery
13 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
14 9 (22.50%) JIRA
14 9 (22.50%) TDD
15 8 (20.00%) WCF
15 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
16 7 (17.50%) OOP
16 7 (17.50%) NUnit
16 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (17.50%) CSS3
17 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
17 6 (15.00%) MSBuild
17 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (15.00%) Kindle

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) Content Management Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (7.50%) CloudFront
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (22.50%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) NUnit
5 6 (15.00%) MSBuild
6 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
6 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (7.50%) WiX
7 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.00%) Moq
8 1 (2.50%) Toad
8 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (50.00%) HTML
5 19 (47.50%) CSS
6 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 12 (30.00%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
9 8 (20.00%) WCF
10 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (17.50%) CSS3
11 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET
12 5 (12.50%) Web Services
12 5 (12.50%) LINQ
13 4 (10.00%) HTML5
13 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (10.00%) WPF
14 3 (7.50%) XML
14 3 (7.50%) REST
14 3 (7.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Kindle
2 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.50%) RIA
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) MVC
2 13 (32.50%) Scrum
3 9 (22.50%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) RAD
8 1 (2.50%) DSDM
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) Content Management
8 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) XAML
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle