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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.16% 1.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £365 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -9.42%
.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
358 304 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.50% 96.20% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 183 131
Average daily rate £400 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 34
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.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 8 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 15 (68.18%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 9 (40.91%) XML
8 8 (36.36%) Web Services
8 8 (36.36%) WCF
9 7 (31.82%) XSLT
9 7 (31.82%) OO
9 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) HTML
10 6 (27.27%) CSS
10 6 (27.27%) WPF
11 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
11 5 (22.73%) jQuery
12 4 (18.18%) Finance
12 4 (18.18%) SOA
12 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
13 3 (13.64%) WinForms
13 3 (13.64%) Windows
13 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
13 3 (13.64%) DevExpress
14 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
14 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
14 2 (9.09%) Degree
14 2 (9.09%) OOD

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) WCF
4 8 (36.36%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) XSLT
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) WPF
7 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
9 3 (13.64%) WinForms
10 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
10 2 (9.09%) CSS3
10 2 (9.09%) HTML5
11 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
1 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.09%) MVVM
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) SOLID
7 1 (4.55%) API Design
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Database Security
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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