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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 23 May 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.

.NET Core
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 43 47
Rank change year-on-year -27 +4 +29
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 7 8 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.85% 1.62% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.54% 10.26% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
10th Percentile £378 £372 £391
25th Percentile £405 - £453
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 - £488
90th Percentile £650 £463 £491
East of England median daily rate £390 £425 £431
% change year-on-year -8.24% -1.45% -4.17%

.NET Core 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 107 78 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.92% 15.76% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 57 124
10th Percentile £390 £300 £357
25th Percentile £413 £335 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +10.47%
75th Percentile £575 £500 £550
90th Percentile £648 £635 £630
East of England median daily rate £523 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.13% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
10th Percentile - £11.43 £42.60
25th Percentile £12.75 £11.70 £43.50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.81 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.43% -71.54% -5.26%
75th Percentile £14.25 £14.31 £60.50
90th Percentile - £14.82 £69.20
East of England median hourly rate £63.62 £45.00 £52.75
% change year-on-year +41.37% -14.69% +5.50%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in Cambridgeshire

.NET Core
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Daily rate trend for .NET Core in Cambridgeshire

.NET Core
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Core in Cambridgeshire

.NET Core
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 Core within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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 -13 6 £535 +25.88% 13
Peterborough -26 1 £450 +33.33% 3
.NET Core
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Core.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Agile
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 5 (71.43%) React
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 4 (57.14%) Microservices
4 4 (57.14%) MVVM
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) WCF
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) PhD
4 4 (57.14%) XAML
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Development
6 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical

.NET Core
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Web Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# GUI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) GUI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore Architect
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) React
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
2 1 (14.29%) IoT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Microservices
2 4 (57.14%) MVVM
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Development
5 1 (14.29%) CI/CD
5 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Observability
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) XAML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) PhD
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore