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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 84 128 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.24% 17.78% 9.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.33% 45.55% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 36
Average daily rate
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£310 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £508 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £41.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +108.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
225 281 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.12% 39.03% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 108 97
Average daily rate £335 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 26
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 2 October 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
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 2 October 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
Cambridge -15 26 £325 -33.33% 54
Peterborough -2 22 £310 -17.33% 13
Huntingdon -1 1 £200 -38.46% 1
St Neots - 1 £200 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 162 (69.23%) C#
2 111 (47.44%) ASP.NET
3 109 (46.58%) SQL
4 92 (39.32%) SQL Server
5 81 (34.62%) HTML
6 80 (34.19%) Visual Studio
6 80 (34.19%) Microsoft
7 75 (32.05%) MVC
8 66 (28.21%) JavaScript
9 62 (26.50%) .NET Framework
10 60 (25.64%) jQuery
11 54 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (22.22%) CSS
13 51 (21.79%) Windows
13 51 (21.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 43 (18.38%) Oracle
15 40 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 38 (16.24%) MSBuild
16 38 (16.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 38 (16.24%) Git (software)
16 38 (16.24%) Automated Testing
17 36 (15.38%) TeamCity
18 35 (14.96%) Release Management
18 35 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (14.53%) HTML5
19 34 (14.53%) Configuration Management
20 33 (14.10%) Artifactory
20 33 (14.10%) SSDT
21 32 (13.68%) Octopus Deploy

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 10 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.56%) IIS
3 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.28%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.85%) Node.js
4 2 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.43%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.85%) Tridion
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.28%) CloudFront
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Intranet
1 3 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (39.32%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.10%) SSDT
3 15 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.85%) Big Data
6 7 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.14%) MySQL
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 80 (34.19%) Visual Studio
2 51 (21.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (16.24%) MSBuild
3 38 (16.24%) Git (software)
4 36 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 33 (14.10%) Artifactory
6 32 (13.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 31 (13.25%) Gradle
7 31 (13.25%) NuGet
7 31 (13.25%) Maven
8 17 (7.26%) NUnit
9 15 (6.41%) JIRA
10 7 (2.99%) Moq
11 5 (2.14%) CruiseControl
11 5 (2.14%) Subversion
11 5 (2.14%) Selenium
11 5 (2.14%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.71%) MSTest
13 3 (1.28%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (5.56%) Finance
2 10 (4.27%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.56%) Banking
4 4 (1.71%) Back Office
5 2 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 157 (67.09%) Developer
2 97 (41.45%) .NET Developer
3 75 (32.05%) C# Developer
4 67 (28.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (25.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 53 (22.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (14.10%) Release Engineer
8 32 (13.68%) Build and Release Engineer
9 31 (13.25%) Build Engineer
10 14 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.56%) Analyst
12 10 (4.27%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.85%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.42%) Architect
14 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Developer
15 7 (2.99%) Dynamics AX Developer
15 7 (2.99%) Programmer
16 6 (2.56%) Python/Django Developer
16 6 (2.56%) Python Developer
16 6 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (47.44%) ASP.NET
2 81 (34.62%) HTML
3 62 (26.50%) .NET Framework
4 60 (25.64%) jQuery
5 54 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (22.22%) CSS
7 40 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 34 (14.53%) HTML5
9 25 (10.68%) WCF
10 16 (6.84%) Web Services
11 15 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 13 (5.56%) AngularJS
12 13 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (5.13%) Ajax
14 11 (4.70%) XML
15 9 (3.85%) CSS3
16 8 (3.42%) J2EE
17 7 (2.99%) LINQ
17 7 (2.99%) ADO.NET
18 6 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.56%) Kindle
3 6 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.14%) User Experience
5 4 (1.71%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.28%) Blog
6 3 (1.28%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.85%) NHS
7 2 (0.85%) GIS
7 2 (0.85%) Informatics
8 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.79%) Windows
2 38 (16.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (5.56%) UNIX
4 9 (3.85%) Linux
5 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (32.05%) MVC
2 54 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (16.24%) Automated Testing
4 35 (14.96%) Release Management
4 35 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (14.53%) Configuration Management
6 30 (12.82%) Automation Testing
7 22 (9.40%) Unit Testing
8 21 (8.97%) TDD
8 21 (8.97%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.55%) Scrum
10 11 (4.70%) OO
11 10 (4.27%) OOP
12 9 (3.85%) Migration
13 7 (2.99%) Software Engineering
13 7 (2.99%) Workflow
14 6 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (2.56%) ERP
15 5 (2.14%) Enterprise Architecture
15 5 (2.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 162 (69.23%) C#
2 109 (46.58%) SQL
3 66 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 15 (6.41%) Java
6 14 (5.98%) VB.NET
7 12 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.85%) Perl
9 8 (3.42%) C++
9 8 (3.42%) Python
10 5 (2.14%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.71%) Korn
12 3 (1.28%) Ruby
12 3 (1.28%) LINC
12 3 (1.28%) XAML
12 3 (1.28%) PHP
13 2 (0.85%) VB
13 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (5.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 80 (34.19%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.38%) Oracle
3 30 (12.82%) Red Gate
4 6 (2.56%) Splunk
5 4 (1.71%) webMethods
6 3 (1.28%) Unisys
6 3 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.43%) Sage
7 1 (0.43%) BEA
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) Siebel
7 1 (0.43%) Twitter
7 1 (0.43%) Talend
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