The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 34 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 30 28 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.07% 4.71% 8.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 4.98% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 34
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 548 562 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.57% 94.45% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 317 440
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £155 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 31 85
Median hourly rate £18.96 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.05% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.91 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 9 £375 +7.14% 9
Peterborough +4 7 £300 -14.28% 3
Huntingdon - 1 £250 -
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (43.48%) TDD
5 19 (41.30%) SQL
6 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
8 11 (23.91%) CSS
9 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
10 9 (19.57%) HTML
10 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.57%) MVC
10 9 (19.57%) WCF
11 8 (17.39%) Node.js
11 8 (17.39%) XML
12 7 (15.22%) SDLC
12 7 (15.22%) XSLT
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
13 6 (13.04%) NHibernate
13 6 (13.04%) jQuery
13 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (13.04%) NUnit

.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 4 (8.70%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Drupal
2 3 (6.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.52%) WordPress
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) NFC
3 1 (2.17%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.04%) NUnit
4 5 (10.87%) Moq
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.17%) MSTest
5 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Law
2 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
3 11 (23.91%) CSS
4 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 9 (19.57%) HTML
5 9 (19.57%) WCF
6 8 (17.39%) Node.js
6 8 (17.39%) XML
7 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
7 7 (15.22%) XSLT
8 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (13.04%) jQuery
8 6 (13.04%) NHibernate
9 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (10.87%) WPF
10 4 (8.70%) React
11 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.52%) Loki
11 3 (6.52%) SignalR
11 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) TDD
3 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.57%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) SDLC
6 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.87%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Pair Programming
8 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) SOLID
9 3 (6.52%) Workflow
9 3 (6.52%) Workflow Management
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.35%) Microservices
10 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C#
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.17%) DevExpress