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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.68% 7.89% 8.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 23.40% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 25
Average daily rate
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£650 £538 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +2.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 94 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.17% 33.69% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 72 57
Average daily rate £550 £545 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
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.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 30 July 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) CSLA
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SPDY
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) CSLA
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
1 1 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree