The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 78 90 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 131 149 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 2.10% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.27% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 117 174
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.30
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.10%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5302 6564 7191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.02% 92.61% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 4816 5234
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 170 170
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £43.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Developer
London

.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 1 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 1 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.

1 269 (100.00%) .NET
2 220 (81.78%) C#
3 180 (66.91%) ASP.NET
4 157 (58.36%) SQL Server
5 142 (52.79%) MVC
6 116 (43.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 106 (39.41%) HTML
8 89 (33.09%) .NET Framework
9 86 (31.97%) JavaScript
10 83 (30.86%) SQL
11 82 (30.48%) TDD
12 80 (29.74%) jQuery
12 80 (29.74%) CSS
13 68 (25.28%) WCF
14 57 (21.19%) Finance
14 57 (21.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 57 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (17.84%) Microsoft
16 46 (17.10%) Banking
16 46 (17.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 44 (16.36%) Web Services
18 42 (15.61%) Visual Studio
19 40 (14.87%) Scrum
20 39 (14.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 38 (14.13%) HTML5
22 36 (13.38%) XML
23 34 (12.64%) E-Commerce
23 34 (12.64%) Ajax
24 32 (11.90%) OO
25 31 (11.52%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 23 (8.55%) CMS
2 18 (6.69%) IIS
3 12 (4.46%) Umbraco
4 11 (4.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.97%) Kentico
7 5 (1.86%) Node.js
8 4 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.12%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.74%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.37%) DNN
11 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.35%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) PaaS
3 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) SMTP
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (58.36%) SQL Server
2 57 (21.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.97%) RavenDB
6 8 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.23%) QlikView
7 6 (2.23%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.12%) DTS
9 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.12%) Big Data
10 2 (0.74%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 42 (15.61%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (8.92%) NUnit
4 16 (5.95%) Git (software)
5 14 (5.20%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (4.09%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.35%) Subversion
7 9 (3.35%) Moq
8 6 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.23%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.23%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.86%) MSTest
10 4 (1.49%) NCover
10 4 (1.49%) Selenium
10 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.74%) NSubstitute
11 2 (0.74%) Calabash
11 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.74%) CruiseControl
General
1 57 (21.19%) Finance
2 46 (17.10%) Banking
3 19 (7.06%) Retail
4 15 (5.58%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.35%) Front Office
6 7 (2.60%) Legal
6 7 (2.60%) Marketing
7 3 (1.12%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (100.00%) .NET
2 180 (66.91%) ASP.NET
3 116 (43.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 106 (39.41%) HTML
5 89 (33.09%) .NET Framework
6 80 (29.74%) jQuery
6 80 (29.74%) CSS
7 68 (25.28%) WCF
8 46 (17.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 44 (16.36%) Web Services
10 39 (14.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 38 (14.13%) HTML5
12 36 (13.38%) XML
13 34 (12.64%) Ajax
14 26 (9.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 22 (8.18%) AngularJS
16 21 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 21 (7.81%) NHibernate
17 20 (7.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.23%) N-Tier
2 5 (1.86%) Client/Server
2 5 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (1.86%) Digital Media
2 5 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.49%) Credit Risk
3 4 (1.49%) Derivative
3 4 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.12%) Grid Computing
4 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.12%) Online Banking
4 3 (1.12%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.12%) Market Risk
5 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
5 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.74%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.37%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.18%) Windows
2 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (52.79%) MVC
2 82 (30.48%) TDD
3 57 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (14.87%) Scrum
5 34 (12.64%) E-Commerce
6 32 (11.90%) OO
7 31 (11.52%) Unit Testing
7 31 (11.52%) BDD
8 21 (7.81%) Web Development
9 19 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.20%) Workflow
11 13 (4.83%) SOA
12 11 (4.09%) OOD
12 11 (4.09%) Asset Management
13 10 (3.72%) Multithreading
13 10 (3.72%) Risk Management
14 9 (3.35%) ETL
14 9 (3.35%) UML
14 9 (3.35%) OOP
15 8 (2.97%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 220 (81.78%) C#
2 86 (31.97%) JavaScript
3 83 (30.86%) SQL
4 30 (11.15%) T-SQL
5 16 (5.95%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.09%) Java
7 5 (1.86%) Python
7 5 (1.86%) C
8 3 (1.12%) VB
8 3 (1.12%) C++
8 3 (1.12%) PHP
8 3 (1.12%) Ruby
9 2 (0.74%) Scala
9 2 (0.74%) F#
9 2 (0.74%) XPath
9 2 (0.74%) XAML
9 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.74%) RPG
9 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (1.86%) Degree
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.74%) MCP
4 1 (0.37%) MCSE
4 1 (0.37%) MCAD
4 1 (0.37%) MCSD
4 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.37%) MCPD
4 1 (0.37%) MCITP
4 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) Basel III
1 2 (0.74%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 48 (17.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.83%) Sitecore
3 12 (4.46%) Oracle
4 9 (3.35%) Telerik
5 7 (2.60%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.49%) IBM
7 3 (1.12%) Twitter
8 2 (0.74%) Facebook
8 2 (0.74%) Ektron
8 2 (0.74%) Google
8 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.74%) CODA
8 2 (0.74%) Sybase
9 1 (0.37%) Open Text
9 1 (0.37%) Charles River
9 1 (0.37%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
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Rate: £50 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: From £420 to £480 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Apollo Solutions
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £425 - £450 per day + competitive
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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