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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 54 140 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.28% 19.39% 11.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.21% 53.64% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 78 25
Average daily rate £358 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £271 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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
173 261 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.73% 36.15% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 147 80
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +23.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

.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 9 February 2016.

.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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 34 £365 -14.11% 33
Peterborough -3 13 £480 +28.00% 7
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 80 (79.21%) C#
2 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.59%) MVC
4 37 (36.63%) ASP.NET
5 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
5 25 (24.75%) SQL Server
6 21 (20.79%) SQL
7 20 (19.80%) WPF
8 18 (17.82%) jQuery
9 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
9 17 (16.83%) WCF
10 16 (15.84%) Software Engineering
10 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
11 15 (14.85%) Scrum
11 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
12 14 (13.86%) TDD
12 14 (13.86%) HTML
12 14 (13.86%) CSS
12 14 (13.86%) Web Services
13 13 (12.87%) XML
13 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
13 13 (12.87%) Finance
14 11 (10.89%) VB.NET
14 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (9.90%) Degree
15 10 (9.90%) XSLT
15 10 (9.90%) WinForms
16 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (7.92%) LINQ
17 8 (7.92%) NHibernate

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (5.94%) ColdFusion
2 4 (3.96%) CMS
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.98%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.99%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.99%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.99%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.99%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.99%) Extranet
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
2 1 (0.99%) SAN
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.98%) QlikView
3 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.96%) Hudson
5 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.99%) JIRA
6 1 (0.99%) MorphX
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.99%) Subversion
6 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Banking
2 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
4 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (59.41%) Developer
2 39 (38.61%) .NET Developer
3 27 (26.73%) C# Developer
4 22 (21.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.92%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (7.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.94%) C# WPF Developer
10 6 (5.94%) ColdFusion Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) WPF Developer
11 5 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Operations Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) ASP.NET
2 20 (19.80%) WPF
3 18 (17.82%) jQuery
4 17 (16.83%) WCF
5 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
6 14 (13.86%) CSS
6 14 (13.86%) HTML
6 14 (13.86%) Web Services
7 13 (12.87%) XML
8 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (9.90%) WinForms
9 10 (9.90%) XSLT
10 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (7.92%) LINQ
10 8 (7.92%) NHibernate
10 8 (7.92%) RESTful
11 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.94%) REST
12 5 (4.95%) Entity Framework
12 5 (4.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.95%) iPad
2 5 (4.95%) User Experience
3 4 (3.96%) SCADA
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (40.59%) MVC
3 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
4 16 (15.84%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.85%) Scrum
6 14 (13.86%) TDD
7 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.92%) OO
9 7 (6.93%) ERP
9 7 (6.93%) Integration Testing
9 7 (6.93%) Resource Management
10 6 (5.94%) CAD
10 6 (5.94%) Change Control
10 6 (5.94%) Regression Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.95%) DevOps
11 5 (4.95%) Project Management
11 5 (4.95%) Test Scripting
12 4 (3.96%) Content Management
12 4 (3.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 80 (79.21%) C#
2 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.79%) SQL
4 11 (10.89%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.95%) Java
6 4 (3.96%) C++
6 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.97%) C
8 2 (1.98%) XAML
9 1 (0.99%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.99%) Delphi
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.99%) Groovy
9 1 (0.99%) PHP
9 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.99%) Python
9 1 (0.99%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) CCNA
2 1 (0.99%) CCNP
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.99%) ISEB
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.99%) PhD
2 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) JD Edwards
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) Cognos
3 3 (2.97%) DevExpress
3 3 (2.97%) Facebook
3 3 (2.97%) SAP
3 3 (2.97%) Twitter
4 2 (1.98%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.98%) IBM
4 2 (1.98%) Nintex
4 2 (1.98%) Tableau
5 1 (0.99%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco
5 1 (0.99%) Juniper
5 1 (0.99%) Northgate
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.99%) Siebel
5 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.99%) WorldPay
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