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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 91 155 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.40% 22.24% 9.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.55% 55.96% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 68 31
Average daily rate
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£305 £338 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% -15.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £30.99 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
.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
256 277 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.88% 39.74% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 133 82
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 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 £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.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 5 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 5 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 -14 23 £350 +12.00% 47
Peterborough -18 5 £300 -20.00% 17
Huntingdon -5 1 - -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 172 (73.82%) C#
2 143 (61.37%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (31.33%) E-Commerce
4 62 (26.61%) Oracle
5 59 (25.32%) MVC
6 58 (24.89%) ASP.NET
6 58 (24.89%) TDD
7 56 (24.03%) HTML
8 54 (23.18%) JavaScript
9 48 (20.60%) CSS
10 47 (20.17%) .NET Framework
11 46 (19.74%) Visual Studio
12 42 (18.03%) jQuery
13 38 (16.31%) Finance
14 37 (15.88%) SQL
14 37 (15.88%) Microsoft
15 34 (14.59%) BDD
16 33 (14.16%) WCF
17 32 (13.73%) Oracle Database
18 30 (12.88%) Scrum
19 29 (12.45%) QA
19 29 (12.45%) SpecFlow
20 28 (12.02%) Manual Testing
21 26 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (11.16%) Java
22 24 (10.30%) XML
23 23 (9.87%) OO
23 23 (9.87%) SQL Server
23 23 (9.87%) User Acceptance Testing
24 22 (9.44%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 9 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.58%) CMS
3 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.72%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.72%) Documentum
5 3 (1.29%) IIS
6 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.86%) WordPress
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) Node.js
7 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.15%) Tridion
3 2 (0.86%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.86%) PaaS
2 4 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) DHCP
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) RIP
2 1 (0.43%) VPN
2 1 (0.43%) DNS
2 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.73%) Oracle Database
2 23 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (3.43%) OLAP
6 6 (2.58%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (2.58%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.15%) MySQL
8 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.86%) DTS
10 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (19.74%) Visual Studio
2 29 (12.45%) SpecFlow
3 21 (9.01%) Selenium
4 18 (7.73%) WebDriver
5 14 (6.01%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.01%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.86%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.00%) JIRA
8 6 (2.58%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.15%) Hudson
10 4 (1.72%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (1.72%) Subversion
11 3 (1.29%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.86%) NUnit
12 2 (0.86%) Moq
12 2 (0.86%) Mocha
12 2 (0.86%) QUnit
13 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (16.31%) Finance
2 9 (3.86%) Banking
3 8 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.00%) Retail
5 5 (2.15%) Back Office
6 2 (0.86%) Electronics
6 2 (0.86%) Law
6 2 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (54.94%) Developer
2 89 (38.20%) .NET Developer
3 81 (34.76%) C# Developer
4 67 (28.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (22.75%) Analyst
6 37 (15.88%) Test Analyst
7 20 (8.58%) Agile .NET Developer
8 18 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (7.73%) Architect
9 16 (6.87%) Agile C# Developer
10 13 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.58%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (5.15%) Senior Test Analyst
11 12 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.72%) Tester
12 11 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.29%) Web Developer
13 10 (4.29%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.89%) ASP.NET
2 56 (24.03%) HTML
3 48 (20.60%) CSS
4 47 (20.17%) .NET Framework
5 42 (18.03%) jQuery
6 33 (14.16%) WCF
7 24 (10.30%) XML
8 22 (9.44%) XSLT
9 18 (7.73%) XHTML
9 18 (7.73%) Web Services
9 18 (7.73%) HTML5
9 18 (7.73%) CSS3
10 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (6.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (4.29%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (3.00%) RESTful
13 7 (3.00%) AngularJS
14 5 (2.15%) Entity Framework
15 4 (1.72%) Middleware
15 4 (1.72%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.58%) Kindle
3 6 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.29%) PMI
5 2 (0.86%) Open Source
5 2 (0.86%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) Replication
6 1 (0.43%) Clustering
6 1 (0.43%) PKI
6 1 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.44%) Windows
2 4 (1.72%) Linux
3 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (61.37%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.33%) E-Commerce
3 59 (25.32%) MVC
4 58 (24.89%) TDD
5 34 (14.59%) BDD
6 30 (12.88%) Scrum
7 28 (12.02%) Manual Testing
8 26 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (9.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (9.87%) OO
10 20 (8.58%) Multithreading
10 20 (8.58%) Data Mapping
11 19 (8.15%) OOD
11 19 (8.15%) SOA
12 15 (6.44%) Unit Testing
12 15 (6.44%) Software Testing
13 14 (6.01%) DevOps
14 13 (5.58%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (4.72%) Pair Programming
16 10 (4.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (73.82%) C#
2 54 (23.18%) JavaScript
3 37 (15.88%) SQL
4 26 (11.16%) Java
5 17 (7.30%) Ruby
6 12 (5.15%) VB
7 6 (2.58%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.15%) Python
9 3 (1.29%) PHP
10 2 (0.86%) C++
10 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.43%) VBA
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) Delphi
11 1 (0.43%) Pascal
11 1 (0.43%) VB6
11 1 (0.43%) X++
11 1 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (6.01%) Degree
2 3 (1.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.86%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.45%) QA
2 6 (2.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Nagios
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 62 (26.61%) Oracle
2 37 (15.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.58%) SAP
4 4 (1.72%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.29%) Google
6 2 (0.86%) Telerik
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.43%) Talend
7 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) webMethods
7 1 (0.43%) McAfee
7 1 (0.43%) Clearswift
7 1 (0.43%) VMware
7 1 (0.43%) Redback
7 1 (0.43%) Siebel
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix
7 1 (0.43%) BEA
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