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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 121 124 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.37% 16.40% 7.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.76% 46.97% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 31
Average daily rate
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£313 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £293 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +92.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
.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
283 264 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.61% 34.92% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 115 112
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 32
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £38.50 £45.00
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 29 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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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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 +2 55 £325 -18.23% 41
Peterborough 0 24 £310 -17.33% 10
Huntingdon -1 1 £200 -38.46% 4
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 175 (69.44%) C#
2 118 (46.83%) ASP.NET
3 113 (44.84%) SQL
4 107 (42.46%) SQL Server
5 96 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 86 (34.13%) MVC
7 83 (32.94%) HTML
8 82 (32.54%) Visual Studio
9 71 (28.17%) .NET Framework
10 67 (26.59%) JavaScript
11 62 (24.60%) CSS
12 61 (24.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 57 (22.62%) jQuery
14 54 (21.43%) Windows
15 52 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
16 42 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 42 (16.67%) Oracle
17 41 (16.27%) Automated Testing
17 41 (16.27%) MSBuild
17 41 (16.27%) Windows Server 2012
18 40 (15.87%) TeamCity
18 40 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (14.68%) Release Management
19 37 (14.68%) Artifactory
20 36 (14.29%) SSDT
20 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (14.29%) Configuration Management
21 35 (13.89%) WCF
21 35 (13.89%) NuGet
21 35 (13.89%) Octopus Deploy

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (3.97%) IIS
3 3 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.79%) Node.js
4 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.79%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.40%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.79%) Tridion
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.19%) CloudFront
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) Intranet
2 2 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (42.46%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.29%) SSDT
3 17 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.57%) Big Data
6 8 (3.17%) MySQL
7 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 82 (32.54%) Visual Studio
2 52 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 41 (16.27%) MSBuild
5 40 (15.87%) TeamCity
6 37 (14.68%) Artifactory
7 35 (13.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 35 (13.89%) NuGet
8 34 (13.49%) Gradle
8 34 (13.49%) Maven
9 20 (7.94%) NUnit
10 15 (5.95%) JIRA
11 7 (2.78%) MSTest
11 7 (2.78%) Moq
12 6 (2.38%) Subversion
13 5 (1.98%) Selenium
13 5 (1.98%) CruiseControl
13 5 (1.98%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (1.19%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (5.16%) Finance
2 10 (3.97%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.38%) Banking
3 6 (2.38%) Back Office
3 6 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.40%) Games
5 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.40%) Automotive
5 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (67.06%) Developer
2 102 (40.48%) .NET Developer
3 74 (29.37%) C# Developer
4 66 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (23.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (20.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (14.68%) Release Engineer
8 36 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
9 34 (13.49%) Build Engineer
10 13 (5.16%) Analyst
10 13 (5.16%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.76%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.37%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (3.17%) Dynamics AX Developer
14 7 (2.78%) Architect
15 6 (2.38%) Consultant
15 6 (2.38%) Senior Developer
15 6 (2.38%) Programmer
15 6 (2.38%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (46.83%) ASP.NET
2 83 (32.94%) HTML
3 71 (28.17%) .NET Framework
4 62 (24.60%) CSS
5 61 (24.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (22.62%) jQuery
7 35 (13.89%) WCF
8 33 (13.10%) HTML5
8 33 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (7.94%) Web Services
10 17 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (5.16%) CSS3
12 13 (5.16%) AngularJS
13 12 (4.76%) XML
14 11 (4.37%) Ajax
14 11 (4.37%) LINQ
15 9 (3.57%) J2EE
16 7 (2.78%) ADO.NET
16 7 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 6 (2.38%) Visualisation
1 6 (2.38%) Kindle
2 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.19%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.19%) Wiki
3 3 (1.19%) RIA
4 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.79%) GIS
4 2 (0.79%) Informatics
4 2 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.43%) Windows
2 41 (16.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (5.56%) UNIX
4 9 (3.57%) Linux
5 6 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (34.13%) MVC
2 41 (16.27%) Automated Testing
3 40 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (14.68%) Release Management
5 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 33 (13.10%) Automation Testing
7 29 (11.51%) TDD
8 22 (8.73%) Unit Testing
9 20 (7.94%) Scrum
10 19 (7.54%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.95%) OO
12 11 (4.37%) Migration
13 10 (3.97%) Workflow
14 9 (3.57%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.57%) OOP
15 7 (2.78%) ERP
15 7 (2.78%) CRM
15 7 (2.78%) Multithreading
16 6 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 175 (69.44%) C#
2 113 (44.84%) SQL
3 67 (26.59%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.35%) Java
5 14 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.16%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.57%) Perl
8 9 (3.57%) C++
9 7 (2.78%) Python
10 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.59%) VB
11 4 (1.59%) PHP
11 4 (1.59%) Ruby
11 4 (1.59%) Korn
12 3 (1.19%) XAML
13 2 (0.79%) LINC
13 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.79%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.16%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) ISEB
2 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 96 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 42 (16.67%) Oracle
3 33 (13.10%) Red Gate
4 6 (2.38%) Splunk
5 4 (1.59%) webMethods
6 2 (0.79%) SAP
6 2 (0.79%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.79%) Unisys
7 1 (0.40%) Sage
7 1 (0.40%) Siebel
7 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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