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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 15 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.35% 9.57% 11.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 29.75% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 19
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £297 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £393 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
92 121 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.39% 32.18% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 68
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

.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 21 February 2017.

.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 21 February 2017, 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 34 (61.82%) C#
2 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 23 (41.82%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
5 16 (29.09%) WCF
6 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 11 (20.00%) MVC
7 11 (20.00%) HTML
7 11 (20.00%) Oracle
7 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 10 (18.18%) Windows
8 10 (18.18%) Scrum
9 9 (16.36%) Java
9 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.36%) REST
10 8 (14.55%) jQuery
10 8 (14.55%) Web Development
10 8 (14.55%) TDD
11 7 (12.73%) CSS
11 7 (12.73%) Web Services
11 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.91%) BDD
12 6 (10.91%) Selenium
12 6 (10.91%) WPF
12 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (10.91%) Linux
12 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering

.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 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.82%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.82%) Kentico
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.82%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.82%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.82%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.45%) DTS
3 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Selenium
2 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.45%) JMeter
3 3 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) gulp
4 1 (1.82%) JBehave
4 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.82%) Spock
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.45%) C# Developer
4 11 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Architect
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.45%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) WCF
2 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (20.00%) HTML
4 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 9 (16.36%) REST
6 8 (14.55%) jQuery
7 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.73%) CSS
7 7 (12.73%) Web Services
8 6 (10.91%) WPF
9 5 (9.09%) HTML5
9 5 (9.09%) Node.js
9 5 (9.09%) RESTful
9 5 (9.09%) SOAP
10 4 (7.27%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.45%) JSON
11 3 (5.45%) WinForms
11 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Clustering
1 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Life Science
2 2 (3.64%) SCADA
3 1 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) MVC
3 10 (18.18%) Scrum
4 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) TDD
5 8 (14.55%) Web Development
6 6 (10.91%) BDD
6 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL
8 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.45%) Migration
9 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) C#
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.36%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Python
7 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) XAML
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) Tcl
8 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCDBA
2 3 (5.45%) MCSE
2 3 (5.45%) OCP
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.64%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.64%) webMethods
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.82%) OpenText
5 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.82%) Siemens
5 1 (1.82%) Xamarin