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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 30 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 38 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.21% 1.16% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.77% 3.80% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £550 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +60.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
.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
276 158 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.86% 30.44% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 76 140
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 30 January 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 - 18 £375 - 1
Cambridge +2 10 £350 -39.13% 3
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (97.73%) C#
3 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (61.36%) HTML
5 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 25 (56.82%) CSS
6 25 (56.82%) MVC
7 21 (47.73%) jQuery
8 20 (45.45%) Finance
8 20 (45.45%) SQL
9 18 (40.91%) Oracle
9 18 (40.91%) Visual Studio
9 18 (40.91%) Multithreading
10 17 (38.64%) WCF
10 17 (38.64%) TDD
10 17 (38.64%) OO
10 17 (38.64%) XHTML
10 17 (38.64%) E-Commerce
10 17 (38.64%) OOD
11 15 (34.09%) Windows
11 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
12 12 (27.27%) BDD
12 12 (27.27%) SpecFlow
13 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 11 (25.00%) Ruby
14 10 (22.73%) Scrum
15 9 (20.45%) QA
16 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
17 7 (15.91%) Selenium
17 7 (15.91%) WebDriver

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 12 (27.27%) SpecFlow
3 7 (15.91%) Selenium
3 7 (15.91%) WebDriver
4 6 (13.64%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.82%) Mocha
5 3 (6.82%) QUnit
6 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.27%) Moq
7 1 (2.27%) NUnit
7 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) .NET Developer
2 18 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Test Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) UI Programmer
5 3 (6.82%) UI Developer
5 3 (6.82%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (61.36%) HTML
3 25 (56.82%) CSS
4 21 (47.73%) jQuery
5 17 (38.64%) WCF
5 17 (38.64%) XHTML
6 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
9 4 (9.09%) CSS3
10 3 (6.82%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.55%) LESS
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) MVC
3 18 (40.91%) Multithreading
4 17 (38.64%) TDD
4 17 (38.64%) OO
4 17 (38.64%) E-Commerce
4 17 (38.64%) OOD
5 12 (27.27%) BDD
6 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) Test Planning
10 1 (2.27%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft