The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 37 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% - 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% - 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£400 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
.NET Framework
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
139 127 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.67% 38.37% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 54 75
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 19
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (36.36%) OOP
8 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET
8 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (27.27%) Kindle
9 6 (27.27%) ISO 9001
9 6 (27.27%) Scrum
9 6 (27.27%) JIRA
9 6 (27.27%) jQuery
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
11 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (13.64%) Degree
12 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.55%) Content Management Server
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) SSDT
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Moq
3 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
3 2 (9.09%) NuGet
3 2 (9.09%) Gradle
3 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 2 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.09%) NUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Release Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 6 (27.27%) jQuery
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (9.09%) Kendo UI
6 2 (9.09%) AutoMapper
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Kindle
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) OOP
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) RAD
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Red Gate
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle