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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 3 July 2022 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 48 21 5
Rank change year-on-year -27 -16 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 36 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.86% 6.59% 14.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.49% 36.73% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 51
10th Percentile £288 £311 £400
25th Percentile £360 £356 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £538 £475 £550
90th Percentile £600 £582 £563
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £50.75 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.78% - +155.32%

.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 118 98 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.69% 17.95% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 73 98
10th Percentile £355 £302 £343
25th Percentile £412 £363 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £438 £475
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £518 £547
90th Percentile £685 £604 £591
East of England median daily rate £518 £463 £460
% change year-on-year +11.96% +0.54% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.43 £48.00
25th Percentile £13.50 £11.70 £52.50
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.81 £60.00
Median % change year-on-year +13.24% -78.66% +26.32%
75th Percentile £14.75 £14.31 £67.50
90th Percentile - £14.82 £72.00
East of England median hourly rate £53.75 £45.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year +19.44% -21.05% +20.00%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for .NET in Cambridgeshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET in Cambridgeshire.

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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -18 15 £500 +17.65% 15
Peterborough -20 7 £400 +22.61% 7
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 19 (82.61%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) Agile
3 9 (39.13%) Azure
4 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
4 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
4 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) Microservices
5 7 (30.43%) React
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 6 (26.09%) .NET Core
6 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) Full Stack Development
7 5 (21.74%) CI/CD
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (17.39%) Docker
8 4 (17.39%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) User Experience
8 4 (17.39%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (17.39%) XAML
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) Web Development

.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 2 (8.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (13.04%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (4.35%) AWS
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Service Bus
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Service Fabric
5 1 (4.35%) IaaS
5 1 (4.35%) PaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) git-flow
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) JMeter
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.35%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
1 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) React
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Core
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) WPF
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (13.04%) Redux
6 3 (13.04%) WCF
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) Kafka
7 2 (8.70%) Material Design
7 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Biotechnology
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile
2 8 (34.78%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) Microservices
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) CI/CD
5 5 (21.74%) Full Stack Development
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) API Development
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) MVVM
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (8.70%) SOLID
8 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) XAML
3 3 (13.04%) ES6
3 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) PhD
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.35%) VMware