Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 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
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 37 82
Rank change year-on-year -14 +45 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 13 4 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 1.25% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.49% 4.88% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £450 " £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +15.63% -11.11% -
75th Percentile £516 " £475
90th Percentile £556 " "
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £49.00 - -

.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 137 82 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.00% 25.71% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 61 173
10th Percentile £325 £300 £325
25th Percentile £393 £350 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
75th Percentile £574 £600 £575
90th Percentile £600 £725 £698
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
10th Percentile £11.25 £47.13 £41.13
25th Percentile £11.50 £48.44 £41.25
Median hourly rate £19.00 £51.25 £42.50
Median % change year-on-year -62.93% +20.59% -1.16%
75th Percentile £29.22 £53.44 £45.44
90th Percentile £30.21 £54.38 £46.63
East of England median hourly rate £48.75 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -

.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
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 4 December 2021. 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 10 £475 - 15
.NET Core
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) Social Skills
3 9 (69.23%) React
4 8 (61.54%) C#
4 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 8 (61.54%) Azure
5 7 (53.85%) AWS
5 7 (53.85%) Terraform
6 6 (46.15%) Microservices
7 5 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon Glacier
7 5 (38.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (38.46%) CloudFront
7 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
7 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (38.46%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (38.46%) Serverless
7 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Automation
7 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (38.46%) MySQL
7 5 (38.46%) Node.js
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
8 4 (30.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 4 (30.77%) MVVM
8 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework

.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 8 (61.54%) Azure
2 7 (53.85%) AWS
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (38.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (38.46%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (38.46%) CloudFront
3 5 (38.46%) Serverless
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Database Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) React
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (30.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 2 (15.38%) MSMQ
7 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
8 1 (7.69%) WinForms
8 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Microservices
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) MVVM
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Event-Driven
4 3 (23.08%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) XAML
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Terraform
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft