The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.52% 3.51% 7.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.64% 16.67% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 16
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £573
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £410 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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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
53 24 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.80% 21.05% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 65
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 £400 £450 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £700
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 £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing .NET 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.

1 17 (62.96%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 10 (37.04%) Degree
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 9 (33.33%) SDLC
7 8 (29.63%) OO
7 8 (29.63%) TDD
8 7 (25.93%) Banking
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.93%) Migration
9 6 (22.22%) Front Office
9 6 (22.22%) HTML
9 6 (22.22%) Java
9 6 (22.22%) WCF
9 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
9 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) BDD
10 5 (18.52%) Analytics
10 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
10 5 (18.52%) WPF
10 5 (18.52%) QA
10 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
10 5 (18.52%) C++
10 5 (18.52%) OOP
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 4 (14.81%) Derivative
11 4 (14.81%) Scrum
11 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
1 2 (7.41%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) QlikView
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.11%) NUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.41%) JBehave
4 2 (7.41%) Mockito
4 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 6 (22.22%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) RAD Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) WCF
2 5 (18.52%) WPF
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
5 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) FpML
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.70%) Equities
5 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Physics
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) SDLC
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) OOP
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Release Management
8 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 3 (11.11%) SOA
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
8 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Open Source
9 2 (7.41%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) VBA
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) R
6 1 (3.70%) F#
6 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sybase
2 2 (7.41%) Solace
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.70%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) Tradeweb