Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 17 December 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 (dotNet)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -14
Contract jobs citing .NET 169 145 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.16% 12.78% 7.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.02% 39.30% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 75 79
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - -
10th Percentile £298 £257 £263
90th Percentile £500 £492 £503
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +3.57% -4.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.25 £43.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.57% -0.57% +38.89%
10th Percentile £39.53 £41.25 £37.93
90th Percentile £48.20 £47.28 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £36.67 £42.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.03% +6.63% +6.67%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 412 369 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.64% 32.51% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 173 318
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +4.83%
10th Percentile £266 £251 £263
90th Percentile £509 £525 £506
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 18
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £18.68 £15.75 £37.43
90th Percentile £95.50 £47.43 £62.00
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £38.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% +1.35%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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 -9 52 £363 -9.38% 28
Peterborough -8 39 £325 -5.80% 7
Huntingdon +3 1 £275 -57.69% 2
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 117 (69.23%) C#
2 111 (65.68%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (56.80%) TDD
4 60 (35.50%) Docker
5 59 (34.91%) Node.js
6 50 (29.59%) E-Commerce
7 46 (27.22%) Microservices
8 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 39 (23.08%) SQL
9 28 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (15.98%) SQL Server
10 27 (15.98%) .NET Core
11 26 (15.38%) Java
11 26 (15.38%) JSON
12 24 (14.20%) MVC
13 23 (13.61%) .NET Framework
13 23 (13.61%) SDLC
14 22 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (13.02%) MongoDB
15 21 (12.43%) NoSQL
15 21 (12.43%) jQuery
15 21 (12.43%) Web Services
15 21 (12.43%) XML
16 20 (11.83%) WPF
17 19 (11.24%) Pair Programming
17 19 (11.24%) Git (software)
17 19 (11.24%) OO
18 18 (10.65%) J2EE
18 18 (10.65%) Visual Studio
18 18 (10.65%) Finance

.NET
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 15 (8.88%) JBoss
2 13 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (4.14%) Confluence
5 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.55%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.96%) CMS
6 5 (2.96%) IIS
7 4 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.18%) Apache
9 2 (1.18%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.18%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.59%) Drupal
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.88%) Google Analytics
3 15 (8.88%) PaaS
4 3 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.18%) GitHub
5 2 (1.18%) Office 365
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) FTP
2 1 (0.59%) LDAP
2 1 (0.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.59%) SSL
2 1 (0.59%) WEP
2 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.02%) MongoDB
3 21 (12.43%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.37%) SQLite
9 2 (1.18%) MySQL
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.59%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.59%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.65%) JIRA
2 18 (10.65%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.69%) NUnit
3 13 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.51%) JUnit
4 11 (6.51%) Maven
5 8 (4.73%) SoapUI
6 7 (4.14%) Jasmine
6 7 (4.14%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.55%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.37%) MorphX
9 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.78%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.78%) Mocha
9 3 (1.78%) Subversion
9 3 (1.78%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (10.65%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Advertising
3 15 (8.88%) Marketing
4 4 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (66.86%) Developer
2 70 (41.42%) .NET Developer
3 54 (31.95%) C# Developer
4 47 (27.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (13.02%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (10.65%) Architect
7 16 (9.47%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (8.88%) Software Engineer
9 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (8.28%) E-Commerce Architect
9 14 (8.28%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 12 (7.10%) Java Developer
10 12 (7.10%) SQL Developer
11 11 (6.51%) Agile Developer
11 11 (6.51%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Developer
12 10 (5.92%) Node.js Developer
13 9 (5.33%) C# WCF Developer
13 9 (5.33%) WCF Developer
14 7 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.91%) Node.js
2 27 (15.98%) .NET Core
3 26 (15.38%) JSON
4 23 (13.61%) .NET Framework
5 21 (12.43%) jQuery
5 21 (12.43%) Web Services
5 21 (12.43%) XML
6 20 (11.83%) WPF
7 18 (10.65%) J2EE
8 16 (9.47%) AngularJS
9 15 (8.88%) Kafka
9 15 (8.88%) RESTful
10 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET
10 14 (8.28%) CSS
10 14 (8.28%) SOAP
10 14 (8.28%) WCF
11 13 (7.69%) Spring
12 12 (7.10%) React
12 12 (7.10%) REST
13 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.37%) User Experience
3 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.18%) Life Science
5 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.59%) Fintech
5 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Windows
2 4 (2.37%) Unix
3 3 (1.78%) Linux
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (65.68%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (56.80%) TDD
3 50 (29.59%) E-Commerce
4 46 (27.22%) Microservices
5 24 (14.20%) MVC
6 23 (13.61%) SDLC
7 19 (11.24%) OO
7 19 (11.24%) Pair Programming
8 17 (10.06%) BDD
8 17 (10.06%) Software Engineering
9 15 (8.88%) Analytics
9 15 (8.88%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (8.88%) Scrum
9 15 (8.88%) SOA
10 13 (7.69%) API Development
11 12 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.10%) SOLID
12 9 (5.33%) Kanban
12 9 (5.33%) OOP
12 9 (5.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (69.23%) C#
2 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 39 (23.08%) SQL
3 26 (15.38%) Java
4 15 (8.88%) PL/SQL
5 12 (7.10%) C++
6 6 (3.55%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.96%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.96%) X++
8 4 (2.37%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.18%) COBOL
9 2 (1.18%) Perl
9 2 (1.18%) PHP
9 2 (1.18%) Python
9 2 (1.18%) Ruby
9 2 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (0.59%) AWK
10 1 (0.59%) C
10 1 (0.59%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (2.37%) Degree
1 4 (2.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.59%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.78%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (35.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.78%) Puppet
3 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (9.47%) Google
2 15 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle
4 7 (4.14%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.37%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.37%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.78%) Coveo
7 2 (1.18%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.18%) SAP
7 2 (1.18%) Tableau
7 2 (1.18%) Twitter
8 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.59%) Nintex
8 1 (0.59%) QAD
8 1 (0.59%) VMware