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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 22 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.75% 1.98% 4.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 8.00% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 10
Average daily rate
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£488 £650 £467
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £650 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £650 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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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
50 25 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.74% 24.75% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 11 83
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 £500 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 7 July 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 7 July 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 13 (61.90%) C#
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) SDLC
4 8 (38.10%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (28.57%) Front Office
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 5 (23.81%) OOP
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) WCF
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
7 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (19.05%) Change Control
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) WPF
8 4 (19.05%) Derivative
8 4 (19.05%) C++
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
8 4 (19.05%) Analytics
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Back Office
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) Mockito
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
2 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) MSI
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Front Office
4 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 3 (14.29%) Back Office
6 1 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
1 5 (23.81%) WCF
2 4 (19.05%) WPF
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) FpML
5 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Derivative
2 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 3 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Equities
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) SDLC
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) OOP
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Change Control
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Document Management
6 2 (9.52%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Trayport
2 2 (9.52%) Solace
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.76%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) Tradeweb