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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.33% 3.24% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.59% 10.17% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 15
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£475 £513 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.NET
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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
29 59 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.21% 31.89% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 45
Average daily rate £475 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £490 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 28 January 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 28 January 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 10 (62.50%) Java
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) VBA
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (18.75%) Perforce
7 3 (18.75%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) XSD
7 3 (18.75%) XSL
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
7 3 (18.75%) WPF
7 3 (18.75%) RIA
7 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) Grunt
7 3 (18.75%) Bower

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Endur
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) HBase
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Grunt
1 3 (18.75%) Bower
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Excel Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (6.25%) VBA Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) XSD
5 3 (18.75%) XSL
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 3 (18.75%) WPF
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) LINQ
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) ActiveX
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
7 1 (6.25%) COM
7 1 (6.25%) JMS
7 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) RIA
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 2 (12.50%) Market Risk
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ETRM
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VB6
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Basel III
2 1 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Perforce
2 2 (12.50%) Trayport
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) OpenLink
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Dell