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 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 (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET 95 136 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.68% 19.37% 7.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.15% 51.13% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 61 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £30.99 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.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
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
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 22 May 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 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
Cambridge -19 21 £338 +8.00% 36
Peterborough -11 10 £306 -18.33% 8
Huntingdon -4 1 - -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 166 (75.45%) C#
2 135 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (32.73%) E-Commerce
4 57 (25.91%) ASP.NET
5 53 (24.09%) JavaScript
6 52 (23.64%) MVC
7 51 (23.18%) TDD
8 50 (22.73%) Oracle
9 40 (18.18%) HTML
10 39 (17.73%) Visual Studio
11 37 (16.82%) Microsoft
12 36 (16.36%) CSS
13 35 (15.91%) .NET Framework
14 33 (15.00%) jQuery
15 32 (14.55%) Oracle Database
16 30 (13.64%) Finance
17 28 (12.73%) Scrum
17 28 (12.73%) BDD
17 28 (12.73%) SpecFlow
18 27 (12.27%) Manual Testing
18 27 (12.27%) QA
18 27 (12.27%) SQL
19 26 (11.82%) SQL Server
20 25 (11.36%) Java
21 24 (10.91%) XML
22 23 (10.45%) XSLT
23 22 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
24 21 (9.55%) Selenium
25 20 (9.09%) Web Services
26 19 (8.64%) WCF

.NET
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 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 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (4.09%) CMS
3 5 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.82%) IIS
4 4 (1.82%) Documentum
4 4 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.82%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.91%) WordPress
6 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.45%) Node.js
7 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.27%) Tridion
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.09%) PaaS
2 4 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.55%) Oracle Database
2 26 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.36%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.27%) MySQL
9 5 (2.27%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.36%) OLAP
12 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.91%) DTS
12 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (17.73%) Visual Studio
2 28 (12.73%) SpecFlow
3 21 (9.55%) Selenium
4 16 (7.27%) WebDriver
5 15 (6.82%) Jasmine
6 13 (5.91%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.91%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.18%) JIRA
8 6 (2.73%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.27%) Hudson
10 4 (1.82%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.82%) Subversion
11 3 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.91%) NUnit
13 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (13.64%) Finance
2 8 (3.64%) Retail
3 6 (2.73%) Banking
4 5 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.91%) Electronics
5 2 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 123 (55.91%) Developer
2 84 (38.18%) .NET Developer
3 72 (32.73%) C# Developer
4 60 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (21.36%) Analyst
6 35 (15.91%) Test Analyst
7 19 (8.64%) Agile .NET Developer
8 16 (7.27%) Architect
9 15 (6.82%) Agile C# Developer
9 15 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.91%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
12 11 (5.00%) Tester
12 11 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 11 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.55%) Web Developer
13 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.64%) QA Analyst
15 7 (3.18%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (25.91%) ASP.NET
2 40 (18.18%) HTML
3 36 (16.36%) CSS
4 35 (15.91%) .NET Framework
5 33 (15.00%) jQuery
6 24 (10.91%) XML
7 23 (10.45%) XSLT
8 20 (9.09%) Web Services
9 19 (8.64%) WCF
10 16 (7.27%) HTML5
10 16 (7.27%) CSS3
10 16 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (5.00%) XHTML
13 10 (4.55%) Backbone.js
14 9 (4.09%) AngularJS
15 7 (3.18%) RESTful
15 7 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.73%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.73%) Kindle
2 6 (2.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.36%) PMI
4 2 (0.91%) Internet of Things
4 2 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.45%) Derivative
5 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (1.36%) Linux
3 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.73%) E-Commerce
3 52 (23.64%) MVC
4 51 (23.18%) TDD
5 28 (12.73%) Scrum
5 28 (12.73%) BDD
6 27 (12.27%) Manual Testing
7 22 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (8.18%) Data Mapping
9 17 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.82%) OO
10 15 (6.82%) Software Testing
11 14 (6.36%) DevOps
12 13 (5.91%) OOD
13 12 (5.45%) Multithreading
14 11 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.00%) Change Management
15 9 (4.09%) ERP
16 8 (3.64%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (3.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (75.45%) C#
2 53 (24.09%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.27%) SQL
4 25 (11.36%) Java
5 17 (7.73%) Ruby
6 6 (2.73%) Python
7 5 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.36%) VB
8 3 (1.36%) PHP
9 2 (0.91%) RPG
9 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.91%) C++
9 2 (0.91%) Delphi
9 2 (0.91%) Pascal
10 1 (0.45%) X++
10 1 (0.45%) VB6
10 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (3.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.91%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.27%) QA
2 6 (2.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (22.73%) Oracle
2 37 (16.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 5 (2.27%) SAP
4 3 (1.36%) Google
4 3 (1.36%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.91%) Telerik
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.45%) Apple
6 1 (0.45%) BEA
6 1 (0.45%) webMethods
6 1 (0.45%) Redback
6 1 (0.45%) Talend
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Rate: £300 per day + Flex
Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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