Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 69 164 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.75% 12.02% 11.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.10% 41.41% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 111 62
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £277 £300 £253
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £44.00 £40.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.98% -6.32% +10.13%
10th Percentile £43.05 £37.83 £41.25
90th Percentile £46.15 £42.48 £47.28
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £33.33 £42.82
% change year-on-year +30.51% -22.16% +17.32%

.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 327 396 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.27% 29.03% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 202 196
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £511 £549
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.96% -0.59% -
10th Percentile £15.00 £27.25 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £60.00 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -1.60%

.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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 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 -18 30 £403 +11.03% 55
Peterborough -2 24 £490 +51.94% 24
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 45 (65.22%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET
4 17 (24.64%) MVC
5 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
5 16 (23.19%) Java
6 15 (21.74%) Finance
6 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 13 (18.84%) REST
7 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
8 12 (17.39%) Web Services
8 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 12 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (17.39%) Microservices
9 11 (15.94%) Scrum
10 10 (14.49%) TDD
10 10 (14.49%) CSS
11 9 (13.04%) SQL
11 9 (13.04%) Spring
11 9 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
12 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
12 8 (11.59%) jQuery
12 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
12 8 (11.59%) SOAP
12 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio

.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 9 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) nginx
2 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.45%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.35%) SaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.90%) GitHub
5 2 (2.90%) IaaS
5 2 (2.90%) PaaS
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.45%) Office 365
6 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) DNS
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
1 2 (2.90%) SSL
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.90%) WEP
2 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) JMeter
3 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) JBehave
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) MorphX
5 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) .NET Developer
3 17 (24.64%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Azure Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET
2 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 13 (18.84%) REST
4 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (17.39%) Web Services
5 10 (14.49%) CSS
6 9 (13.04%) Spring
7 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.59%) jQuery
7 8 (11.59%) SOAP
8 7 (10.14%) HTML
8 7 (10.14%) React
8 7 (10.14%) WPF
9 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.70%) OAuth
9 6 (8.70%) WCF
10 4 (5.80%) NHibernate
11 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.90%) Node.js
11 2 (2.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.90%) Fintech
7 1 (1.45%) EPoS
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Online Games
7 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Android
1 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) MVC
3 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
4 12 (17.39%) Microservices
5 11 (15.94%) Scrum
6 10 (14.49%) TDD
7 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.70%) MVVM
8 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.25%) OO
9 5 (7.25%) UML
10 4 (5.80%) DevOps
10 4 (5.80%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.80%) RAD
10 4 (5.80%) User Stories
11 3 (4.35%) Android Development
11 3 (4.35%) iOS Development
11 3 (4.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) Java
4 9 (13.04%) SQL
5 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) PHP
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.45%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.45%) CISM
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
1 1 (1.45%) KVM
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Google
3 4 (5.80%) New Relic
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) WorldPay