Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.54% 3.96% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 4.11% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 24
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £231 £233 £288
90th Percentile £600 £488 £419
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -14.29% +3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 595 754 807
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 94.29% 96.42% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 462 537
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.59% -
10th Percentile £179 £233 £225
90th Percentile £506 £538 £509
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 55 68
Cambridge median hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.67% +82.93% -44.59%
10th Percentile £11.94 £13.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £54.00 £44.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.90 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -46.93% +87.50% -20.00%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Cambridge

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Cambridge

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Cambridge

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Cambridge

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) WPF
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) Workflow
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) SignalR
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Loki
9 2 (12.50%) SOLID
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
9 2 (12.50%) GitHub
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) REST

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) NFC
1 1 (6.25%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (31.25%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) Loki
4 3 (18.75%) Node.js
4 3 (18.75%) SignalR
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) SOLID
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) F#
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) VMware