Period
to 20 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 29 51
Rank change year-on-year -12 +22 -32
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 53 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.14% 5.21% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 5.45% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 25
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -17.86% -
10th Percentile £348 £250 £300
90th Percentile £454 £375 £373
East of England median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £47.00 - £43.75
10th Percentile £45.50 - £40.63
90th Percentile £48.50 - £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £16.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +184.85% -62.29% +6.71%

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 1,210 1,010 1,240
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 95.64% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 446 749
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £230 £129 £235
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 114 106
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -23.64% +12.24%
10th Percentile £11.77 £11.08 £9.00
90th Percentile £49.90 £47.50 £48.13
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -13.04% +17.95%

.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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 -17 10 £388 +34.78% 14
Peterborough -8 8 £313 +13.64% 9
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) C#
3 44 (83.02%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (83.02%) TDD
4 29 (54.72%) Docker
5 28 (52.83%) Node.js
6 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
7 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
8 15 (28.30%) MVC
9 13 (24.53%) Microservices
10 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
11 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
13 7 (13.21%) SOLID
13 7 (13.21%) .NET Core
14 6 (11.32%) WCF
14 6 (11.32%) WPF
14 6 (11.32%) SDLC
14 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (11.32%) REST
14 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (9.43%) Kubernetes
15 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
15 5 (9.43%) JSON
15 5 (9.43%) OAuth
15 5 (9.43%) Finance
15 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
15 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio

.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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) WEP
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.89%) Moq
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) Node.js
3 7 (13.21%) .NET Core
4 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (11.32%) REST
4 6 (11.32%) WCF
4 6 (11.32%) WPF
5 5 (9.43%) JSON
5 5 (9.43%) OAuth
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.66%) CSS
7 3 (5.66%) React
8 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (3.77%) jQuery
8 2 (3.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (3.77%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (83.02%) TDD
2 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
3 15 (28.30%) MVC
4 13 (24.53%) Microservices
5 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
6 7 (13.21%) SOLID
7 6 (11.32%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.55%) OO
9 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.66%) Physics
10 2 (3.77%) BDD
10 2 (3.77%) Mathematical Modelling
10 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
10 2 (3.77%) MVVM
10 2 (3.77%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.77%) XAML
5 1 (1.89%) AWK
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) R
5 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) PhD
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Telerik