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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 181 77 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.09% 12.98% 16.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.28% 39.90% 52.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 32 88
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 - £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-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
316 193 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.31% 32.55% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 81 133
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 25
Average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +6 56 £375 +25.00% 9
Cambridge +5 34 £400 -5.88% 36
Huntingdon - - - -
St Neots - - - -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 195 (73.31%) C#
2 133 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (33.83%) ASP.NET
4 89 (33.46%) HTML
5 88 (33.08%) MVC
6 80 (30.08%) SQL
7 73 (27.44%) JavaScript
8 70 (26.32%) E-Commerce
9 64 (24.06%) CSS
10 63 (23.68%) TDD
11 58 (21.80%) SQL Server
12 57 (21.43%) Oracle
13 56 (21.05%) jQuery
14 53 (19.92%) Visual Studio
15 49 (18.42%) Finance
16 48 (18.05%) Microsoft
17 44 (16.54%) .NET Framework
18 43 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 40 (15.04%) WCF
20 34 (12.78%) OO
21 33 (12.41%) Windows
22 32 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (12.03%) Scrum
23 28 (10.53%) HTML5
24 27 (10.15%) Team Foundation Server
24 27 (10.15%) SOA
25 25 (9.40%) Web Services
25 25 (9.40%) Oracle Database
26 22 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 22 (8.27%) Unit Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.63%) IIS
2 7 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.13%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.75%) Node.js
5 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.38%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) MS Office
2 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) Tridion
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.38%) PaaS
2 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.38%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) Internet
2 3 (1.13%) Intranet
2 3 (1.13%) Firewall
2 3 (1.13%) DNS
2 3 (1.13%) DHCP
2 3 (1.13%) RIP
2 3 (1.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (21.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.40%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.01%) OLAP
5 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.26%) MySQL
6 6 (2.26%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.75%) SSDT
9 2 (0.75%) Big Data
9 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (19.92%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.64%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.89%) Jasmine
6 11 (4.14%) NUnit
7 9 (3.38%) JIRA
8 8 (3.01%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.26%) Selenium
10 5 (1.88%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.88%) Hudson
10 5 (1.88%) Moq
10 5 (1.88%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.50%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (1.13%) Subversion
12 3 (1.13%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.13%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (18.42%) Finance
2 8 (3.01%) Banking
3 6 (2.26%) Back Office
3 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.38%) Law
6 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 162 (60.90%) Developer
2 117 (43.98%) .NET Developer
3 95 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 86 (32.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (15.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (10.90%) Analyst
8 19 (7.14%) Architect
9 18 (6.77%) Project Manager
9 18 (6.77%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.39%) Test Analyst
10 17 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (4.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (4.14%) Tester
15 9 (3.38%) Web Developer
16 7 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
17 6 (2.26%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (33.83%) ASP.NET
2 89 (33.46%) HTML
3 64 (24.06%) CSS
4 56 (21.05%) jQuery
5 44 (16.54%) .NET Framework
6 43 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (15.04%) WCF
8 28 (10.53%) HTML5
9 25 (9.40%) Web Services
10 22 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (6.77%) AngularJS
12 16 (6.02%) MSMQ
13 15 (5.64%) CSS3
13 15 (5.64%) XHTML
14 14 (5.26%) XML
15 13 (4.89%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 11 (4.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (3.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.38%) Kindle
4 6 (2.26%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.50%) Blog
6 3 (1.13%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) Clustering
6 3 (1.13%) PKI
6 3 (1.13%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.13%) User Experience
7 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.38%) PMI
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.41%) Windows
2 8 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (3.01%) Linux
3 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.26%) UNIX
4 3 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (33.08%) MVC
3 70 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 63 (23.68%) TDD
5 34 (12.78%) OO
6 32 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (12.03%) Scrum
7 27 (10.15%) SOA
8 22 (8.27%) Unit Testing
9 20 (7.52%) BDD
10 19 (7.14%) Project Management
11 17 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (6.02%) DevOps
13 15 (5.64%) Manual Testing
14 14 (5.26%) Multithreading
15 13 (4.89%) OOD
16 12 (4.51%) Change Management
16 12 (4.51%) Systems Analysis
16 12 (4.51%) Automated Testing
17 11 (4.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 195 (73.31%) C#
2 80 (30.08%) SQL
3 73 (27.44%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.52%) Java
5 16 (6.02%) VB
6 14 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.38%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.88%) VB6
9 5 (1.88%) Ruby
10 4 (1.50%) Python
11 3 (1.13%) C++
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) PHP
12 2 (0.75%) Korn
12 2 (0.75%) LINC
13 1 (0.38%) R
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.38%) QA
1 9 (3.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.38%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.01%) Puppet
2 3 (1.13%) SCCM
2 3 (1.13%) Nagios
2 3 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (21.43%) Oracle
2 48 (18.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.88%) SAP
4 4 (1.50%) webMethods
5 3 (1.13%) VMware
5 3 (1.13%) McAfee
5 3 (1.13%) Clearswift
5 3 (1.13%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.13%) HP
5 3 (1.13%) Citrix
6 2 (0.75%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.75%) Talend
6 2 (0.75%) Unisys
6 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.75%) IBM
6 2 (0.75%) BEA
6 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.38%) Lotus
7 1 (0.38%) Sage
7 1 (0.38%) Siebel
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