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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 21 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET 30 24 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.67% 6.52% 14.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.30% 21.82% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 43
Median daily rate £370 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £472 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
106 110 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.11% 29.89% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 81 90
Median daily rate £375 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £37.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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 57 (86.36%) C#
2 30 (45.45%) WPF
3 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET
3 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
3 23 (34.85%) .NET Framework
4 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (28.79%) Unit Testing
6 18 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 16 (24.24%) WCF
8 15 (22.73%) SQL
9 14 (21.21%) MVC
9 14 (21.21%) WinForms
10 13 (19.70%) jQuery
11 12 (18.18%) Integration Testing
11 12 (18.18%) Change Control
11 12 (18.18%) HTML
12 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 11 (16.67%) CSS
13 10 (15.15%) LINQ
13 10 (15.15%) Finance
14 8 (12.12%) OO
15 7 (10.61%) CAD
15 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
15 7 (10.61%) iPad
16 6 (9.09%) XAML
16 6 (9.09%) Scrum
16 6 (9.09%) CMS
17 5 (7.58%) TDD
17 5 (7.58%) Content Management

.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 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.52%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
4 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.52%) Node.js
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.52%) QlikView
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) NUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.52%) JMeter
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 18 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 17 (25.76%) Software Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.67%) WPF Developer
6 9 (13.64%) C# WPF Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) C# WCF Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) WCF Developer
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.55%) ASP Developer
10 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior WPF Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) WPF
2 23 (34.85%) .NET Framework
2 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET
3 16 (24.24%) WCF
4 14 (21.21%) WinForms
5 13 (19.70%) jQuery
6 12 (18.18%) HTML
7 11 (16.67%) CSS
8 10 (15.15%) LINQ
9 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (6.06%) CSS3
10 4 (6.06%) HTML5
10 4 (6.06%) XML
11 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.55%) Silverlight
12 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (3.03%) Entity Framework
12 2 (3.03%) RESTful
12 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) iPad
2 4 (6.06%) SCADA
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.79%) Unit Testing
4 14 (21.21%) MVC
5 12 (18.18%) Change Control
5 12 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 8 (12.12%) OO
7 7 (10.61%) CAD
8 6 (9.09%) Scrum
9 5 (7.58%) Content Management
9 5 (7.58%) TDD
10 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.06%) Product Management
10 4 (6.06%) Project Management
10 4 (6.06%) System Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Web Development
11 3 (4.55%) ERP
11 3 (4.55%) MVVM
11 3 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (86.36%) C#
2 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.73%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) XAML
5 4 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) X++
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) Delphi
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) PhD
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) CCNP
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) DevExpress
2 3 (4.55%) Facebook
2 3 (4.55%) JD Edwards
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco
3 1 (1.52%) Citrix
3 1 (1.52%) Juniper
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.52%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago