The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 60 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 37 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 5.27% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 13.91% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
.NET Framework
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
249 266 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.24% 37.89% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 133 75
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +5 2 £325 -18.75% 2
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) C#
3 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 17 (48.57%) jQuery
5 16 (45.71%) Ruby
5 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 16 (45.71%) BDD
5 16 (45.71%) SpecFlow
6 15 (42.86%) MVC
7 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (40.00%) SQL
7 14 (40.00%) CSS
7 14 (40.00%) QA
7 14 (40.00%) WCF
8 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
8 12 (34.29%) Selenium
8 12 (34.29%) Oracle
8 12 (34.29%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) OOD
9 11 (31.43%) OO
9 11 (31.43%) XHTML
9 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
9 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
10 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 8 (22.86%) Windows
12 7 (20.00%) TDD
12 7 (20.00%) Scrum
13 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 5 (14.29%) SQL Server

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) UniData
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) SpecFlow
2 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
2 12 (34.29%) Selenium
3 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Analyst
3 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
4 11 (31.43%) .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Test Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) QA Analyst
7 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) WPF Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
11 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
11 1 (2.86%) Senior QA Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) Pick Programmer
11 1 (2.86%) Pick Analyst Programmer
11 1 (2.86%) Agile Test Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 16 (45.71%) HTML
4 14 (40.00%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) WCF
5 11 (31.43%) XHTML
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) CSS3
8 2 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.71%) WPF
9 1 (2.86%) RESTful
9 1 (2.86%) SOAP
9 1 (2.86%) Web Services
9 1 (2.86%) XML
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) BDD
3 15 (42.86%) MVC
4 11 (31.43%) OOD
4 11 (31.43%) OO
4 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
4 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
5 7 (20.00%) TDD
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) MVVM
7 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.86%) ERP
8 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) Ruby
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Pascal
4 2 (5.71%) Delphi
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Redback