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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 35 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.45% 3.51% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.76% 9.65% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £315 £338 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -41.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
Cambridgeshire

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
116 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.52% 36.42% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 66 46
Average daily rate £375 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £200 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

.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 9 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 8 (66.67%) WinForms
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 4 (33.33%) SCADA
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Content Management
6 4 (33.33%) CMS
6 4 (33.33%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) MVVM
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (16.67%) OOD
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (16.67%) SOLID
9 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (25.00%) WPF Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 8 (66.67%) WinForms
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
7 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
7 1 (8.33%) Underscore.js
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) SCADA
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Content Management
3 4 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) MVVM
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Database Security
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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