The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 38 36 34
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 2 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.64% 2.46% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 2.51% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £200 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £33.75
% change year-on-year -15.70% +52.02%  

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 292 398 311
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 93.29% 97.79% 97.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 253 181
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 24
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +74.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Cambridge

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Cambridge

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Cambridge

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, C# .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 C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
7 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (30.77%) WPF
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (23.08%) Marketing
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) WinForms
8 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
8 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
8 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 3 (23.08%) SAP
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (23.08%) PhD
8 3 (23.08%) Electronics
8 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (23.08%) REST
9 2 (15.38%) SoapUI

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NFC
1 1 (7.69%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.69%) MSTest
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) CSS3
8 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) LINQ
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) SCADA
2 1 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Biometrics
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
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