The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 106 148 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.70% 19.53% 11.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.85% 51.03% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 37
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £33.25 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
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
266 290 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.37% 38.26% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 163 101
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £32.20 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £47.50 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

.NET
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Cambridge -13 47 £413 +20.00% 40
Peterborough -8 11 £313 +0.80% 7
Huntingdon 0 1 - - 2
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing .NET 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.

1 165 (81.28%) C#
2 107 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (33.99%) MVC
4 66 (32.51%) ASP.NET
5 63 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 60 (29.56%) E-Commerce
7 54 (26.60%) TDD
8 44 (21.67%) SQL Server
9 40 (19.70%) XML
10 34 (16.75%) Microsoft
11 32 (15.76%) Oracle
12 31 (15.27%) SQL
12 31 (15.27%) Java
12 31 (15.27%) .NET Framework
13 30 (14.78%) XSLT
14 29 (14.29%) HTML
14 29 (14.29%) Finance
15 28 (13.79%) jQuery
16 26 (12.81%) CSS
17 24 (11.82%) Scrum
17 24 (11.82%) WCF
18 22 (10.84%) Selenium
19 21 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (10.34%) Jasmine
20 19 (9.36%) QA
20 19 (9.36%) Windows
21 18 (8.87%) CMS
21 18 (8.87%) BDD
21 18 (8.87%) NoSQL
21 18 (8.87%) Unit Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.87%) CMS
2 12 (5.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (5.42%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.45%) IIS
6 5 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.97%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.97%) Documentum
8 3 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.48%) Node.js
8 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.99%) WordPress
10 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.46%) Tridion
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.99%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.48%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Office 365
4 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.49%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.48%) LDAP
2 2 (0.99%) Intranet
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) SMPP
3 1 (0.49%) GSM
3 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.87%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 12 (5.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.93%) RavenDB
5 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (3.94%) MySQL
7 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.49%) UniData
11 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (10.84%) Selenium
2 21 (10.34%) Jasmine
3 18 (8.87%) SpecFlow
4 17 (8.37%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.91%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.43%) JIRA
7 5 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.46%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.97%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.97%) Subversion
9 3 (1.48%) NUnit
9 3 (1.48%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.49%) ANTLR
11 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.49%) Xcode
11 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (4.43%) Banking
3 8 (3.94%) Retail
3 8 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.99%) Advertising
4 2 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 153 (75.37%) Developer
2 99 (48.77%) .NET Developer
3 70 (34.48%) C# Developer
4 60 (29.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (11.33%) Analyst
6 19 (9.36%) Agile .NET Developer
7 15 (7.39%) Agile C# Developer
8 14 (6.90%) Architect
9 13 (6.40%) Test Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.91%) Web Developer
10 12 (5.91%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.42%) Sitecore Developer
12 9 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.94%) ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (2.96%) .NET Web Developer
16 5 (2.46%) Quality Analyst
16 5 (2.46%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.51%) ASP.NET
2 40 (19.70%) XML
3 31 (15.27%) .NET Framework
4 30 (14.78%) XSLT
5 29 (14.29%) HTML
6 28 (13.79%) jQuery
7 26 (12.81%) CSS
8 24 (11.82%) WCF
9 21 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (7.88%) WPF
10 16 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (7.88%) SOAP
11 15 (7.39%) Web Services
12 14 (6.90%) Backbone.js
12 14 (6.90%) AngularJS
13 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (4.93%) HTML5
15 9 (4.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.96%) User Experience
2 5 (2.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.99%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.99%) PMI
5 1 (0.49%) Derivative
5 1 (0.49%) Animation
5 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.36%) Windows
2 4 (1.97%) Android
2 4 (1.97%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.48%) Linux
3 3 (1.48%) UNIX
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (33.99%) MVC
3 60 (29.56%) E-Commerce
4 54 (26.60%) TDD
5 24 (11.82%) Scrum
6 18 (8.87%) Unit Testing
6 18 (8.87%) BDD
7 15 (7.39%) Data Mapping
8 11 (5.42%) Manual Testing
9 10 (4.93%) Multithreading
9 10 (4.93%) ERP
10 9 (4.43%) OO
11 8 (3.94%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.94%) SDLC
12 7 (3.45%) MVVM
12 7 (3.45%) Time Management
12 7 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (3.45%) OOD
13 6 (2.96%) SOA
13 6 (2.96%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (81.28%) C#
2 63 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 31 (15.27%) SQL
3 31 (15.27%) Java
4 9 (4.43%) Ruby
5 8 (3.94%) Python
6 6 (2.96%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.46%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.97%) C++
8 4 (1.97%) PHP
9 3 (1.48%) Pascal
9 3 (1.48%) Delphi
9 3 (1.48%) Perl
10 2 (0.99%) VB
10 2 (0.99%) RPG
11 1 (0.49%) X++
11 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.49%) VB6
11 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.36%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 34 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.76%) Oracle
3 16 (7.88%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.93%) Google
5 6 (2.96%) SAP
6 5 (2.46%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.46%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.97%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.97%) Apple
8 3 (1.48%) IBM
9 2 (0.99%) Telerik
10 1 (0.49%) Talend
10 1 (0.49%) Nintex
10 1 (0.49%) BEA
10 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.49%) webMethods
10 1 (0.49%) Redback
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