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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET 96 127 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.17% 16.91% 7.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.02% 48.29% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 30
Average daily rate
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£319 £425 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +27.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £503 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +92.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
.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
246 263 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.18% 35.02% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 100 101
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
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 0 13 33
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -6 42 £325 -18.75% 54
Peterborough 0 20 £310 -17.33% 11
Huntingdon -1 1 £200 -38.46% 2
St Neots - 1 £200 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 167 (69.01%) C#
2 115 (47.52%) ASP.NET
3 114 (47.11%) SQL
4 98 (40.50%) SQL Server
5 88 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 85 (35.12%) HTML
7 81 (33.47%) Visual Studio
8 80 (33.06%) MVC
9 67 (27.69%) .NET Framework
10 66 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 60 (24.79%) CSS
12 57 (23.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (23.55%) jQuery
13 54 (22.31%) Windows
14 51 (21.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 50 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (17.36%) Git (software)
16 42 (17.36%) Oracle
17 41 (16.94%) Automated Testing
17 41 (16.94%) MSBuild
17 41 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 40 (16.53%) TeamCity
19 39 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (15.29%) Release Management
20 37 (15.29%) Artifactory
21 36 (14.88%) SSDT
21 36 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 36 (14.88%) Configuration Management
22 35 (14.46%) Octopus Deploy
22 35 (14.46%) NuGet

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.31%) IIS
2 8 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.83%) CMS
4 2 (0.83%) Node.js
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.41%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 9 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.13%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Tridion
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.24%) CloudFront
2 3 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.24%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.24%) Intranet
1 3 (1.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (40.50%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.88%) SSDT
3 17 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.72%) Big Data
6 8 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.07%) MySQL
9 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.41%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 81 (33.47%) Visual Studio
2 51 (21.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (17.36%) Git (software)
4 41 (16.94%) MSBuild
5 40 (16.53%) TeamCity
6 37 (15.29%) Artifactory
7 35 (14.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 35 (14.46%) NuGet
8 34 (14.05%) Gradle
8 34 (14.05%) Maven
9 17 (7.02%) NUnit
10 15 (6.20%) JIRA
11 7 (2.89%) Moq
12 6 (2.48%) Subversion
13 5 (2.07%) Selenium
13 5 (2.07%) CruiseControl
13 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (1.65%) MSTest
15 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (5.37%) Finance
2 10 (4.13%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.48%) Banking
3 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.07%) Back Office
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Law
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 161 (66.53%) Developer
2 97 (40.08%) .NET Developer
3 73 (30.17%) C# Developer
4 65 (26.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (25.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 54 (22.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (15.29%) Release Engineer
8 36 (14.88%) Build and Release Engineer
9 34 (14.05%) Build Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) Analyst
10 14 (5.79%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.72%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Developer
14 7 (2.89%) Architect
14 7 (2.89%) Programmer
14 7 (2.89%) Dynamics AX Developer
15 6 (2.48%) CRM Developer
15 6 (2.48%) Python/Django Developer
15 6 (2.48%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (47.52%) ASP.NET
2 85 (35.12%) HTML
3 67 (27.69%) .NET Framework
4 60 (24.79%) CSS
5 57 (23.55%) jQuery
5 57 (23.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 33 (13.64%) HTML5
8 30 (12.40%) WCF
9 18 (7.44%) Web Services
10 15 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (5.37%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.37%) XML
11 13 (5.37%) Ajax
11 13 (5.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (4.55%) CSS3
13 9 (3.72%) LINQ
14 8 (3.31%) J2EE
15 7 (2.89%) ADO.NET
15 7 (2.89%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.89%) Computer Science
1 7 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.48%) Visualisation
2 6 (2.48%) Kindle
3 5 (2.07%) User Experience
4 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.24%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.83%) GIS
6 2 (0.83%) Informatics
6 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.83%) NHS
6 2 (0.83%) Wiki
7 1 (0.41%) Blog
7 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.41%) RIA
7 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.31%) Windows
2 41 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (5.79%) UNIX
4 9 (3.72%) Linux
5 6 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.06%) MVC
2 50 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (16.94%) Automated Testing
4 39 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (15.29%) Release Management
6 36 (14.88%) Configuration Management
7 33 (13.64%) Automation Testing
8 23 (9.50%) Unit Testing
9 22 (9.09%) TDD
10 20 (8.26%) E-Commerce
11 18 (7.44%) Scrum
12 12 (4.96%) OO
13 11 (4.55%) Migration
14 9 (3.72%) OOP
15 7 (2.89%) CRM
15 7 (2.89%) Workflow
15 7 (2.89%) Software Engineering
16 6 (2.48%) ERP
16 6 (2.48%) Multithreading
16 6 (2.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 167 (69.01%) C#
2 114 (47.11%) SQL
3 66 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.20%) Java
4 15 (6.20%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.96%) VB.NET
5 12 (4.96%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.72%) Perl
7 8 (3.31%) C++
7 8 (3.31%) Python
8 6 (2.48%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.65%) Korn
10 3 (1.24%) LINC
10 3 (1.24%) XAML
10 3 (1.24%) Ruby
10 3 (1.24%) VB
10 3 (1.24%) PHP
11 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (5.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.48%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 88 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.36%) Oracle
3 33 (13.64%) Red Gate
4 6 (2.48%) Splunk
5 4 (1.65%) webMethods
6 3 (1.24%) Unisys
7 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.41%) Twitter
7 1 (0.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) Siebel
7 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.41%) Sage
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