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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 27 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 12 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.51% 2.11% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 5.61% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
Median daily rate £335 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £340 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £370 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £51.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.04% +37.68%
.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
118 196 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.50% 37.62% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 134 135
Median daily rate £400 £364 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +1.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

.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 28 August 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 28 August 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
6 12 (41.38%) SQL
6 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Scrum
7 8 (27.59%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (24.14%) WPF
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (24.14%) CMS
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) SOA
9 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (20.69%) API Design
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (20.69%) RESTful
10 5 (17.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
10 5 (17.24%) Content Management

.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 (24.14%) CMS
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.24%) Data Mining
5 4 (13.79%) MySQL
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) MSTest
2 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) WPF Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Tridion Developer
7 2 (6.90%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 7 (24.14%) WPF
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) RESTful
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (10.34%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
7 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.45%) LINQ
8 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.45%) WCF
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Scrum
2 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
3 6 (20.69%) API Design
3 6 (20.69%) SOA
4 5 (17.24%) Content Management
5 4 (13.79%) Change Control
5 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) System Testing
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
5 5 (17.24%) XAML
6 2 (6.90%) X++
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SDET
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.90%) JD Edwards