The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 31 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.53% 1.75% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 8.33% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Average daily rate
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£422 £450 £605
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% -25.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 24 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.95% 21.05% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 68
Average daily rate £500 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Canary Wharf region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Solace
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) AOP
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Derivative

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) AOP
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) GridGain
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Solace
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce