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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 106 127 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.56% 18.96% 11.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.27% 46.86% 40.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 43 44
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £31.50 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
.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
245 271 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.65% 40.45% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 102 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £508 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 23
Average hourly rate £42.38 £39.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.65% +45.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £36.50 £17.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 20 October 2014.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 October 2014. 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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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 +2 36 £275 -26.66% 19
Cambridge -16 21 £325 -27.77% 52
Huntingdon +2 1 £200 -38.46% 3
St Neots - 1 £200 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 179 (69.65%) C#
2 111 (43.19%) ASP.NET
3 109 (42.41%) SQL
4 92 (35.80%) SQL Server
5 80 (31.13%) Microsoft
6 79 (30.74%) HTML
7 78 (30.35%) MVC
8 73 (28.40%) Visual Studio
9 72 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (25.68%) JavaScript
11 60 (23.35%) jQuery
12 59 (22.96%) .NET Framework
13 55 (21.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (20.23%) CSS
15 51 (19.84%) Team Foundation Server
16 50 (19.46%) Windows
17 43 (16.73%) Oracle
18 37 (14.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 36 (14.01%) Windows Server 2012
19 36 (14.01%) E-Commerce
20 34 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (13.23%) TDD
20 34 (13.23%) Automated Testing
21 33 (12.84%) MSBuild
21 33 (12.84%) Git (software)
22 32 (12.45%) HTML5
23 31 (12.06%) TeamCity
24 30 (11.67%) Release Management
24 30 (11.67%) Configuration Management
25 29 (11.28%) SSDT

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 10 (3.89%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (3.50%) IIS
3 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.78%) Node.js
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.78%) CMS
5 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.39%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS Office
2 3 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Tridion
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.17%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.17%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) Intranet
1 3 (1.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) Firewall
2 2 (0.78%) DHCP
2 2 (0.78%) RIP
2 2 (0.78%) VPN
2 2 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (35.80%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.28%) SSDT
3 15 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.50%) Big Data
6 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.95%) MySQL
8 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 73 (28.40%) Visual Studio
2 51 (19.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (12.84%) MSBuild
3 33 (12.84%) Git (software)
4 31 (12.06%) TeamCity
5 28 (10.89%) Artifactory
5 28 (10.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (10.12%) NuGet
6 26 (10.12%) Gradle
6 26 (10.12%) Maven
7 17 (6.61%) NUnit
8 15 (5.84%) JIRA
9 7 (2.72%) Moq
10 5 (1.95%) Selenium
10 5 (1.95%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.95%) Subversion
10 5 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.56%) MSTest
12 3 (1.17%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (7.39%) Finance
2 10 (3.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (0.78%) Retail
4 2 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 173 (67.32%) Developer
2 112 (43.58%) .NET Developer
3 85 (33.07%) C# Developer
4 78 (30.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (22.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (19.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (10.89%) Release Engineer
8 27 (10.51%) Build and Release Engineer
9 26 (10.12%) Build Engineer
10 14 (5.45%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 12 (4.67%) Analyst
13 11 (4.28%) Web Developer
14 10 (3.89%) Software Engineer
15 8 (3.11%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (3.11%) Senior Developer
16 7 (2.72%) Tester
16 7 (2.72%) Architect
16 7 (2.72%) Programmer
16 7 (2.72%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (43.19%) ASP.NET
2 79 (30.74%) HTML
3 60 (23.35%) jQuery
4 59 (22.96%) .NET Framework
5 55 (21.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (20.23%) CSS
7 37 (14.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 32 (12.45%) HTML5
9 23 (8.95%) WCF
10 16 (6.23%) Web Services
10 16 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (5.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (5.06%) AngularJS
13 12 (4.67%) XML
14 11 (4.28%) Ajax
15 9 (3.50%) CSS3
16 8 (3.11%) MSMQ
17 7 (2.72%) ADO.NET
18 6 (2.33%) LINQ
18 6 (2.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.50%) Computer Science
1 9 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (2.33%) Kindle
3 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
3 5 (1.95%) User Experience
4 4 (1.56%) Blog
5 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.78%) GIS
6 2 (0.78%) Replication
6 2 (0.78%) Clustering
6 2 (0.78%) PKI
6 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.39%) NHS
7 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.46%) Windows
2 36 (14.01%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (4.28%) UNIX
4 9 (3.50%) Linux
5 8 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.35%) MVC
2 72 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (14.01%) E-Commerce
4 34 (13.23%) TDD
4 34 (13.23%) Automated Testing
4 34 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (11.67%) Release Management
5 30 (11.67%) Configuration Management
6 26 (10.12%) Automation Testing
7 25 (9.73%) Unit Testing
8 19 (7.39%) Scrum
9 17 (6.61%) OO
10 15 (5.84%) Project Management
11 11 (4.28%) SOA
11 11 (4.28%) Software Engineering
12 10 (3.89%) OOP
13 9 (3.50%) Migration
14 7 (2.72%) BDD
14 7 (2.72%) Workflow
15 6 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 179 (69.65%) C#
2 109 (42.41%) SQL
3 66 (25.68%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.61%) PL/SQL
5 16 (6.23%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.84%) Java
7 12 (4.67%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.11%) C++
8 8 (3.11%) Python
9 7 (2.72%) Perl
9 7 (2.72%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.95%) Korn
11 4 (1.56%) VB
12 3 (1.17%) PHP
12 3 (1.17%) LINC
12 3 (1.17%) VB6
12 3 (1.17%) Ruby
13 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.78%) XAML
14 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (6.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) ISEB
2 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.78%) Nagios
2 2 (0.78%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 80 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.73%) Oracle
3 26 (10.12%) Red Gate
4 6 (2.33%) Splunk
5 4 (1.56%) webMethods
5 4 (1.56%) SAP
6 3 (1.17%) Unisys
7 2 (0.78%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) HP
7 2 (0.78%) Citrix
7 2 (0.78%) BEA
7 2 (0.78%) McAfee
7 2 (0.78%) Clearswift
7 2 (0.78%) VMware
7 2 (0.78%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.78%) Talend
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
8 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
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