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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 121 93 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.85% 17.06% 13.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.21% 45.59% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 68
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £274 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £533 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.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
251 204 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.02% 37.43% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 95 131
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Average hourly rate £43.13 £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.55% +5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +4 34 £400 - 37
Peterborough 0 32 £375 +25.00% 14
St Neots - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - - 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 186 (69.40%) C#
2 148 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (28.73%) Oracle
4 75 (27.99%) E-Commerce
5 66 (24.63%) TDD
6 63 (23.51%) ASP.NET
7 62 (23.13%) HTML
8 60 (22.39%) JavaScript
9 58 (21.64%) MVC
10 55 (20.52%) SQL
11 54 (20.15%) Microsoft
11 54 (20.15%) Finance
12 52 (19.40%) jQuery
13 51 (19.03%) .NET Framework
14 50 (18.66%) Visual Studio
15 46 (17.16%) CSS
16 40 (14.93%) Oracle Database
17 36 (13.43%) OO
18 35 (13.06%) BDD
19 33 (12.31%) WCF
19 33 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (11.94%) Scrum
20 32 (11.94%) SQL Server
20 32 (11.94%) SOA
21 28 (10.45%) Windows
22 25 (9.33%) User Acceptance Testing
22 25 (9.33%) Java
23 23 (8.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 22 (8.21%) SpecFlow
24 22 (8.21%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.24%) IIS
4 5 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.49%) Documentum
6 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.37%) Node.js
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) Tridion
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.36%) PaaS
2 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) DHCP
1 3 (1.12%) RIP
1 3 (1.12%) VPN
1 3 (1.12%) DNS
1 3 (1.12%) Internet
1 3 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.93%) Oracle Database
2 32 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.99%) OLAP
7 7 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.24%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (2.24%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.87%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.12%) MySQL
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.75%) DTS
12 1 (0.37%) ROLAP
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.37%) UniData
Development Applications
1 50 (18.66%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.21%) SpecFlow
3 19 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (6.34%) Selenium
5 14 (5.22%) Git (software)
5 14 (5.22%) WebDriver
5 14 (5.22%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.48%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.87%) Hudson
8 4 (1.49%) JIRA
8 4 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.12%) QUnit
9 3 (1.12%) Mocha
10 2 (0.75%) Moq
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.37%) NUnit
11 1 (0.37%) Subversion
11 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 54 (20.15%) Finance
2 9 (3.36%) Banking
3 7 (2.61%) Retail
3 7 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.87%) Back Office
5 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 142 (52.99%) Developer
2 104 (38.81%) .NET Developer
3 101 (37.69%) C# Developer
4 87 (32.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (17.54%) Analyst
6 30 (11.19%) Test Analyst
7 28 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (8.96%) Architect
9 22 (8.21%) Project Manager
10 21 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (6.72%) Senior Developer
12 17 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (6.34%) Senior C# Developer
13 16 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Agile C# Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.48%) Tester
15 11 (4.10%) Senior Test Analyst
15 11 (4.10%) Agile .NET Developer
15 11 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.51%) ASP.NET
2 62 (23.13%) HTML
3 52 (19.40%) jQuery
4 51 (19.03%) .NET Framework
5 46 (17.16%) CSS
6 33 (12.31%) WCF
7 23 (8.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (8.21%) HTML5
9 19 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (7.09%) Web Services
10 18 (6.72%) XML
10 18 (6.72%) XHTML
11 16 (5.97%) MSMQ
12 14 (5.22%) CSS3
13 13 (4.85%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (4.48%) AngularJS
15 11 (4.10%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (4.10%) XSLT
16 9 (3.36%) J2EE
17 8 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.24%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.24%) Kindle
3 6 (2.24%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.49%) Blog
5 3 (1.12%) PMI
5 3 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.12%) Replication
5 3 (1.12%) Clustering
5 3 (1.12%) PKI
6 2 (0.75%) Open Source
6 2 (0.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.37%) Derivative
7 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.45%) Windows
2 8 (2.99%) Linux
3 5 (1.87%) UNIX
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (27.99%) E-Commerce
3 66 (24.63%) TDD
4 58 (21.64%) MVC
5 36 (13.43%) OO
6 35 (13.06%) BDD
7 33 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (11.94%) SOA
8 32 (11.94%) Scrum
9 25 (9.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (8.21%) Manual Testing
11 21 (7.84%) Project Management
12 20 (7.46%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.09%) OOD
14 17 (6.34%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.22%) Software Testing
15 14 (5.22%) DevOps
16 13 (4.85%) Change Management
16 13 (4.85%) Pair Programming
17 12 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 186 (69.40%) C#
2 60 (22.39%) JavaScript
3 55 (20.52%) SQL
4 25 (9.33%) Java
5 17 (6.34%) VB
6 16 (5.97%) Ruby
7 11 (4.10%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.24%) VB6
10 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.87%) Python
10 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.75%) Korn
11 2 (0.75%) Perl
11 2 (0.75%) PHP
11 2 (0.75%) C++
12 1 (0.37%) LINC
12 1 (0.37%) X++
12 1 (0.37%) Groovy
12 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (5.97%) Degree
2 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.37%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.21%) QA
2 6 (2.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.37%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.99%) Puppet
2 3 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.12%) Nagios
2 3 (1.12%) SCCM
2 3 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (28.73%) Oracle
2 54 (20.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.36%) SAP
4 5 (1.87%) webMethods
5 3 (1.12%) McAfee
5 3 (1.12%) Clearswift
5 3 (1.12%) VMware
5 3 (1.12%) IBM
5 3 (1.12%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.12%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.12%) HP
5 3 (1.12%) Citrix
5 3 (1.12%) BEA
5 3 (1.12%) Talend
6 2 (0.75%) Google
6 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.37%) Redback
7 1 (0.37%) Lotus
7 1 (0.37%) Siebel
7 1 (0.37%) Unisys
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