The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET 34 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.11% 5.15% 8.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.42% 13.46% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 21
Median daily rate £320 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +24.03%
.NET
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
96 156 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.37% 38.24% 38.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 96 88
Median daily rate £388 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 47 (75.81%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) SQL
3 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
4 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
5 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 16 (25.81%) WCF
8 16 (25.81%) MVC
9 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
10 12 (19.35%) Web Services
10 12 (19.35%) Windows
10 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (16.13%) jQuery
11 10 (16.13%) REST
11 10 (16.13%) XML
11 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
11 10 (16.13%) HTML
11 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.52%) Scrum
12 9 (14.52%) CSS
12 9 (14.52%) Web Development
13 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
13 8 (12.90%) TDD
14 7 (11.29%) SOAP
14 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
15 6 (9.68%) IIS

.NET
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 6 (9.68%) IIS
2 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.45%) CMS
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.84%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) DTS
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) JMeter
2 4 (6.45%) Selenium
2 4 (6.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.61%) Bower
3 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.61%) gulp
3 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.61%) MSTest
3 1 (1.61%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 28 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 21 (33.87%) C# Developer
4 18 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Tester
6 3 (4.84%) WCF Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Angular Developer
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Developer in Test
7 2 (3.23%) SDLC Manager
7 2 (3.23%) SDLC Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
2 16 (25.81%) WCF
3 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (19.35%) Web Services
5 10 (16.13%) HTML
5 10 (16.13%) jQuery
5 10 (16.13%) REST
5 10 (16.13%) XML
6 9 (14.52%) CSS
7 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.29%) SOAP
8 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
9 4 (6.45%) JSON
10 3 (4.84%) Ajax
10 3 (4.84%) WinForms
10 3 (4.84%) WPF
11 2 (3.23%) Classic ASP
11 2 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Clustering
1 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.23%) SCADA
2 1 (1.61%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (1.61%) Biometrics
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) MVC
3 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.52%) Scrum
4 9 (14.52%) Web Development
5 8 (12.90%) TDD
6 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.06%) ERP
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL
8 4 (6.45%) OO
8 4 (6.45%) SOA
8 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.84%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (75.81%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) SQL
3 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) XAML
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) MCDBA
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) OCP
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SDET
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) JD Edwards
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.23%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Siemens
5 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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