Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 29 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -20
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 79 57 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.64% 5.08% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 5.39% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 35 65
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% -0.74% +8.87%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £263
90th Percentile £489 £425 £419
East of England median daily rate £363 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -2.86% +6.71%
10th Percentile £45.50 £41.25 £40.63
90th Percentile £48.50 £43.75 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £29.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +59.32% -32.57% +11.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1312 1058 1515
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.71% 94.38% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 508 891
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £200 £169 £226
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 100 131
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.14% +35.37% -16.33%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
% change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Cambridgeshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Cambridgeshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Cambridgeshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Cambridgeshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -13 20 £363 +3.57% 7
Peterborough -3 18 £306 +11.36% 4
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (82.28%) C#
3 62 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (75.95%) TDD
5 30 (37.97%) Docker
6 26 (32.91%) Node.js
7 22 (27.85%) SQL
8 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
8 20 (25.32%) Microservices
9 19 (24.05%) E-Commerce
10 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
10 18 (22.78%) WCF
11 16 (20.25%) MVC
11 16 (20.25%) SDLC
12 15 (18.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (16.46%) .NET Core
14 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (13.92%) Pair Programming
15 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (12.66%) SOLID
17 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
17 8 (10.13%) REST
17 8 (10.13%) Finance
17 8 (10.13%) NHibernate
17 8 (10.13%) WPF

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (1.27%) CMS
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.06%) NUnit
4 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.80%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.27%) Moq
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (32.91%) Node.js
3 18 (22.78%) WCF
4 13 (16.46%) .NET Core
5 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (10.13%) NHibernate
6 8 (10.13%) REST
6 8 (10.13%) WPF
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
7 6 (7.59%) OAuth
7 6 (7.59%) React
8 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (6.33%) JSON
9 4 (5.06%) jQuery
9 4 (5.06%) RESTful
10 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (75.95%) TDD
3 20 (25.32%) Microservices
4 19 (24.05%) E-Commerce
5 16 (20.25%) MVC
5 16 (20.25%) SDLC
6 11 (13.92%) Pair Programming
6 11 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (12.66%) SOLID
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.53%) BDD
10 2 (2.53%) Migration
10 2 (2.53%) MVVM
10 2 (2.53%) OOP
10 2 (2.53%) Scrum
10 2 (2.53%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.53%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.27%) OO
11 1 (1.27%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 65 (82.28%) C#
2 22 (27.85%) SQL
3 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.27%) F#
5 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
1 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (37.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) VMware