The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 37 12
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 11 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.60% 3.11% 14.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 12.09% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 46
Average daily rate £406 £550 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £578 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 91 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.73% 25.71% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 71 97
Average daily rate £575 £600 £536
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £628 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
London

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) SunGard
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
4 3 (27.27%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) Front Office
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Derivative
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) Sybase
6 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 1 (9.09%) WebLogic

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
1 1 (9.09%) FxCop
1 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
3 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (9.09%) CSLA
3 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) OOD
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (9.09%) MVVM
2 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SunGard
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle