The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 83 86 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 125 158 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.12% 2.18% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.35% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 126 161
Average daily rate
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£380 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £556 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
.NET Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5432 6713 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.08% 92.61% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3931 4902 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the City of London region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the City of London region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 260 (100.00%) .NET
2 213 (81.92%) C#
3 179 (68.85%) ASP.NET
4 155 (59.62%) SQL Server
5 145 (55.77%) MVC
6 119 (45.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 100 (38.46%) HTML
8 92 (35.38%) JavaScript
9 90 (34.62%) .NET Framework
10 83 (31.92%) SQL
11 82 (31.54%) CSS
12 81 (31.15%) TDD
13 78 (30.00%) jQuery
14 67 (25.77%) WCF
15 55 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
16 54 (20.77%) Finance
17 51 (19.62%) Microsoft
18 47 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (17.69%) Banking
19 46 (17.69%) Scrum
19 46 (17.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 45 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 43 (16.54%) Visual Studio
22 41 (15.77%) XML
23 38 (14.62%) Ajax
24 36 (13.85%) Web Services
25 33 (12.69%) HTML5
26 32 (12.31%) T-SQL
26 32 (12.31%) E-Commerce
27 31 (11.92%) BDD

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.00%) CMS
2 14 (5.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (5.38%) IIS
3 9 (3.46%) Node.js
3 9 (3.46%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.92%) Kentico
5 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.77%) DNN
7 2 (0.77%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.77%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) MTS
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.08%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.15%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.54%) HTTP
2 3 (1.15%) Intranet
3 2 (0.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.38%) SSH
4 1 (0.38%) Extranet
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 55 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.08%) RavenDB
8 6 (2.31%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.31%) QlikView
8 6 (2.31%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.54%) OLAP
10 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.54%) Big Data
10 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.15%) DTS
Development Applications
1 43 (16.54%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.69%) NUnit
4 13 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (4.23%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 10 (3.85%) Moq
7 8 (3.08%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.69%) MSTest
9 5 (1.92%) Subversion
9 5 (1.92%) Selenium
10 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.54%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.15%) JIRA
11 3 (1.15%) NCover
12 2 (0.77%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.77%) Calabash
12 2 (0.77%) NSubstitute
12 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (20.77%) Finance
2 46 (17.69%) Banking
3 18 (6.92%) Retail
4 16 (6.15%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.08%) Front Office
6 7 (2.69%) Legal
7 3 (1.15%) Marketing
7 3 (1.15%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (100.00%) .NET
2 179 (68.85%) ASP.NET
3 119 (45.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 100 (38.46%) HTML
5 90 (34.62%) .NET Framework
6 82 (31.54%) CSS
7 78 (30.00%) jQuery
8 67 (25.77%) WCF
9 46 (17.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 45 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 41 (15.77%) XML
12 38 (14.62%) Ajax
13 36 (13.85%) Web Services
14 33 (12.69%) HTML5
15 28 (10.77%) AngularJS
16 25 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
17 24 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (8.85%) LINQ
19 22 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 22 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.69%) N-Tier
2 6 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 5 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.15%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.15%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.15%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.15%) Grid Computing
5 3 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.77%) NHS
6 2 (0.77%) W3C
6 2 (0.77%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.77%) Derivative
6 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.77%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.38%) Android
3 1 (0.38%) UNIX
3 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (55.77%) MVC
2 81 (31.15%) TDD
3 47 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (17.69%) Scrum
5 32 (12.31%) E-Commerce
6 31 (11.92%) BDD
7 27 (10.38%) OO
8 22 (8.46%) Web Development
9 21 (8.08%) Unit Testing
10 18 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.38%) Workflow
12 12 (4.62%) SOA
13 11 (4.23%) OOD
14 10 (3.85%) Risk Management
14 10 (3.85%) Asset Management
15 9 (3.46%) ETL
16 8 (3.08%) Data Modelling
16 8 (3.08%) Multithreading
16 8 (3.08%) MVVM
16 8 (3.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 213 (81.92%) C#
2 92 (35.38%) JavaScript
3 83 (31.92%) SQL
4 32 (12.31%) T-SQL
5 17 (6.54%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.23%) Java
7 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.54%) VB
8 3 (1.15%) C
8 3 (1.15%) C++
8 3 (1.15%) Python
9 2 (0.77%) VBA
9 2 (0.77%) XAML
9 2 (0.77%) Scala
9 2 (0.77%) F#
9 2 (0.77%) XPath
10 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.38%) R
10 1 (0.38%) Ruby
10 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (1.92%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) MCPD
4 1 (0.38%) MCITP
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.38%) MCP
4 1 (0.38%) MCAD
4 1 (0.38%) MCSD
4 1 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) HL7
1 2 (0.77%) QA
1 2 (0.77%) Basel III
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.31%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.15%) Sitecore
3 13 (5.00%) Oracle
4 6 (2.31%) Telerik
5 5 (1.92%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.54%) IBM
7 3 (1.15%) Twitter
8 2 (0.77%) Sybase
8 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.77%) CODA
8 2 (0.77%) Ektron
8 2 (0.77%) Google
8 2 (0.77%) Facebook
9 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.38%) Charles River
9 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
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