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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 28 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 17 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.78% 0.86% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.98% 2.47% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 13
Median daily rate £325 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £375 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +26.86%
.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
131 162 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.80% 34.84% 40.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 130 120
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £9.50 £38.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

.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 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) C#
3 22 (62.86%) Visual Studio
4 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
4 17 (48.57%) Unit Testing
5 16 (45.71%) WPF
5 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
5 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
7 10 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Change Control
8 9 (25.71%) Degree
8 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Scrum
8 9 (25.71%) WinForms
9 8 (22.86%) WCF
10 7 (20.00%) Content Management
10 7 (20.00%) CMS
10 7 (20.00%) Windows
11 6 (17.14%) SOA
11 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle
11 6 (17.14%) MVC
11 6 (17.14%) XAML
11 6 (17.14%) API Design
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.71%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) MSTest
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.00%) WPF Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) WCF Developer
7 2 (5.71%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) WPF
4 9 (25.71%) WinForms
5 8 (22.86%) WCF
6 6 (17.14%) RESTful
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.57%) CSS
8 3 (8.57%) HTML
8 3 (8.57%) REST
8 3 (8.57%) Silverlight
8 3 (8.57%) SOAP
9 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.71%) jQuery
9 2 (5.71%) LINQ
10 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) SCADA
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Unit Testing
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 10 (28.57%) Change Control
4 10 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) Content Management
7 6 (17.14%) API Design
7 6 (17.14%) MVC
7 6 (17.14%) SOA
8 4 (11.43%) System Testing
9 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) OO
9 3 (8.57%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Validation
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management
10 2 (5.71%) ERP
10 2 (5.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.14%) XAML
5 2 (5.71%) X++
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) PhD
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards