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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 37 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.17% 2.66% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.88% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 17
Average daily rate
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£363 £308 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.88% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
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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
334 313 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.76% 92.60% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 154 197
Average daily rate £340 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 71
Average hourly rate £24.50 £39.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.17% +16.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.86 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

.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 30 October 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 30 October 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (97.14%) C#
3 24 (68.57%) MVC
4 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
5 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
6 20 (57.14%) SQL
6 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (45.71%) HTML
9 15 (42.86%) CSS
9 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
11 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
11 12 (34.29%) jQuery
12 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (28.57%) Scrum
14 9 (25.71%) JIRA
15 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
15 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
16 7 (20.00%) OOP
16 7 (20.00%) TDD
16 7 (20.00%) NUnit
17 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
17 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET
17 6 (17.14%) Kindle
17 6 (17.14%) WCF
17 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
18 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
18 5 (14.29%) CSS3

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (5.71%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) Content Management Server
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (8.57%) CloudFront
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
2 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (25.71%) JIRA
4 7 (20.00%) NUnit
5 5 (14.29%) MSBuild
6 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
6 3 (8.57%) CruiseControl
6 3 (8.57%) Subversion
7 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.71%) WiX
7 2 (5.71%) Moq
8 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.86%) Law
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) CSS
6 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
7 12 (34.29%) jQuery
8 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
9 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET
9 6 (17.14%) WCF
9 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (14.29%) CSS3
10 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (14.29%) Web Services
11 3 (8.57%) WPF
11 3 (8.57%) LINQ
11 3 (8.57%) REST
12 2 (5.71%) XML
12 2 (5.71%) AutoMapper
12 2 (5.71%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Kindle
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) MVC
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) OOP
4 7 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) MVVM
9 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.86%) BDD
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) XAML
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle