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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.45% 2.33% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.88% 8.82% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
43 34 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.82% 26.36% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 91
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.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 4 May 2015.

.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 4 May 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 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) QA
5 7 (30.43%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Front Office
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) OOP
7 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) C++
7 5 (21.74%) WCF
7 5 (21.74%) WPF
7 5 (21.74%) Derivative
7 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.04%) MS Office
9 3 (13.04%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Impala
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Grunt
1 2 (8.70%) Bower
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 6 (26.09%) Front Office
4 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.35%) Back Office
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) RAD Developer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) WCF
2 5 (21.74%) WPF
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) JMS
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) FpML
6 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Derivative
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
2 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
2 3 (13.04%) Hedge funds
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) Equities
3 2 (8.70%) RIA
3 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
3 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
3 6 (26.09%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Programming
7 2 (8.70%) Document Management
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) ETRM
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) VBA
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Basel III
2 1 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Perforce
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Solace
2 2 (8.70%) Trayport
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.35%) OpenLink
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Tradeweb
3 1 (4.35%) Actian