The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 17 7 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9  
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.35% 11.52% 7.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.40% 38.21% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 17
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £315 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 81 123 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 25.88% 30.15% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 78 60
Median daily rate £350 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £505 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Cambridge

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Cambridge

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Cambridge

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Cambridge

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for .NET.

1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
3 24 (40.00%) SQL
4 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
5 19 (31.67%) WCF
6 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 14 (23.33%) MVC
9 12 (20.00%) Oracle
9 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (18.33%) HTML
10 11 (18.33%) Windows
11 10 (16.67%) Scrum
11 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (15.00%) jQuery
12 9 (15.00%) REST
12 9 (15.00%) Java
13 8 (13.33%) TDD
13 8 (13.33%) WPF
13 8 (13.33%) Web Development
13 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
14 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
14 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (11.67%) CSS
14 7 (11.67%) Web Services
15 6 (10.00%) XML
15 6 (10.00%) Linux

.NET
Top Related 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 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) Anypoint
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Kentico
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) NFC
3 1 (1.67%) RS-232
3 1 (1.67%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) DTS
3 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Selenium
2 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.67%) MSTest
3 4 (6.67%) NUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.33%) JMeter
5 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) gulp
6 1 (1.67%) JBehave
6 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.67%) Spock
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
2 3 (5.00%) Electronics
2 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.67%) WCF Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Architect
7 3 (5.00%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) C# WCF Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (5.00%) DBA
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) WCF
2 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (18.33%) HTML
5 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 9 (15.00%) jQuery
6 9 (15.00%) REST
7 8 (13.33%) WPF
8 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.67%) CSS
8 7 (11.67%) Web Services
9 6 (10.00%) LINQ
9 6 (10.00%) XML
10 5 (8.33%) HTML5
10 5 (8.33%) Node.js
10 5 (8.33%) RESTful
11 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.67%) Entity Framework
11 4 (6.67%) SOAP
11 4 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Clustering
1 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (1.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.33%) MVC
3 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (16.67%) Scrum
4 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.33%) TDD
4 8 (13.33%) Web Development
5 6 (10.00%) BDD
6 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.67%) ERP
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
6 5 (8.33%) Python
7 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) Tcl
10 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCDBA
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) OCP
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.33%) PhD
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Salt
2 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) webMethods
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.67%) OpenText
4 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.67%) Siemens
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
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