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

Microsoft .NET Framework
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 48 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.99% 2.56% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.51% 8.21% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 10
Median daily rate £300 £323 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% -11.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £315 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £418 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.56 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.41% +21.31%  

.NET Framework 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 139 195 263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.93% 31.25% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 123 143
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £320 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -52.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing .NET Framework 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 Framework in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Cambridgeshire

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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 +2 11 £300 -5.51% 7
Peterborough +2 1 £220 -52.17% 2
.NET Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) XML
5 11 (45.83%) XSLT
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) NUnit
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) WCF
9 7 (29.17%) LINQ
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
10 6 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 6 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (25.00%) Moq
11 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
11 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (20.83%) jQuery
11 5 (20.83%) WPF
12 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
12 4 (16.67%) MSTest
12 4 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
12 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
13 3 (12.50%) C
13 3 (12.50%) MySQL

.NET Framework
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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) NFC
1 1 (4.17%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) NUnit
2 6 (25.00%) Moq
3 4 (16.67%) MSTest
3 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) JBehave
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) MorphX
5 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.17%) Spock
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
3 12 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) XML Developer
5 6 (25.00%) XML XSLT Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) XML
3 11 (45.83%) XSLT
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) LINQ
5 7 (29.17%) WCF
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.33%) Node.js
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (4.17%) REST
9 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
1 7 (29.17%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
3 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Test Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) C
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.17%) Nintex