The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 19 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.11% - 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.56% - 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 2
Average daily rate
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£313 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 112 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.96% 28.64% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 48 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 29
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.53% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET Framework
Cambridgeshire

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) C#
3 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 17 (60.71%) MVC
4 17 (60.71%) CSS
4 17 (60.71%) HTML
5 15 (53.57%) SQL
6 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
8 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
8 9 (32.14%) Scrum
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (28.57%) jQuery
9 8 (28.57%) OOP
10 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
11 6 (21.43%) ISO 9001
11 6 (21.43%) JIRA
11 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (21.43%) Kindle
11 6 (21.43%) CSS3
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (17.86%) TDD
12 5 (17.86%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) Content Management Server
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.14%) SSDT
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) Moq
3 2 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 2 (7.14%) NuGet
3 2 (7.14%) Gradle
3 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
3 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Release Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
4 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (21.43%) CSS3
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.71%) LINQ
9 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 3 (10.71%) XML
10 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Kindle
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) OOP
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Kanban
6 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) RAD
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle