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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 105 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 106 157 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 2.16% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.34% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 131 111
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £14.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
.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
5468 6717 6722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.01% 92.50% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4122 4887 4890
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 139 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.58 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

.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 22 October 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 22 October 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.

1 243 (100.00%) .NET
2 200 (82.30%) C#
3 160 (65.84%) ASP.NET
4 140 (57.61%) SQL Server
5 135 (55.56%) MVC
6 101 (41.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 89 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (35.80%) HTML
9 84 (34.57%) .NET Framework
9 84 (34.57%) JavaScript
10 82 (33.74%) SQL
11 70 (28.81%) TDD
12 69 (28.40%) CSS
13 67 (27.57%) WCF
14 66 (27.16%) jQuery
15 54 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 53 (21.81%) Finance
17 47 (19.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 43 (17.70%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (16.87%) Visual Studio
20 40 (16.46%) Banking
20 40 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 38 (15.64%) Scrum
22 36 (14.81%) XML
23 35 (14.40%) BDD
24 34 (13.99%) Ajax
25 32 (13.17%) E-Commerce
26 29 (11.93%) Web Services
27 28 (11.52%) Team Foundation Server
28 27 (11.11%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (8.23%) CMS
2 12 (4.94%) IIS
3 11 (4.53%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.12%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.47%) Node.js
6 6 (2.47%) Kentico
6 6 (2.47%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.65%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.82%) DNN
8 2 (0.82%) Confluence
8 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.41%) MTS
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.41%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.41%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (5.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.29%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) Internet
1 4 (1.65%) HTTP
2 3 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
3 1 (0.41%) Extranet
3 1 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (57.61%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.47%) Big Data
8 6 (2.47%) QlikView
8 6 (2.47%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.06%) RavenDB
9 5 (2.06%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.23%) OLAP
11 3 (1.23%) DTS
11 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.23%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 41 (16.87%) Visual Studio
2 28 (11.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.64%) NUnit
4 13 (5.35%) SpecFlow
5 11 (4.53%) MSTest
6 9 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.88%) Moq
8 6 (2.47%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.06%) Subversion
9 5 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.65%) Selenium
11 3 (1.23%) NCover
11 3 (1.23%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.23%) JIRA
11 3 (1.23%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.82%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.82%) NSubstitute
12 2 (0.82%) StyleCop
General
1 53 (21.81%) Finance
2 40 (16.46%) Banking
3 15 (6.17%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.94%) Retail
5 7 (2.88%) Front Office
6 5 (2.06%) Legal
7 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 3 (1.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (100.00%) .NET
2 160 (65.84%) ASP.NET
3 101 (41.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (35.80%) HTML
5 84 (34.57%) .NET Framework
6 69 (28.40%) CSS
7 67 (27.57%) WCF
8 66 (27.16%) jQuery
9 47 (19.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 40 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 36 (14.81%) XML
12 34 (13.99%) Ajax
13 29 (11.93%) Web Services
14 27 (11.11%) AngularJS
15 26 (10.70%) HTML5
16 25 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
17 23 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (8.23%) WPF
18 20 (8.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 19 (7.82%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.29%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.23%) Grid Computing
5 3 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.23%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.82%) Derivative
6 2 (0.82%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.82%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.82%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.58%) Windows
2 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.41%) UNIX
2 1 (0.41%) Android
2 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (55.56%) MVC
2 89 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (28.81%) TDD
4 38 (15.64%) Scrum
5 35 (14.40%) BDD
6 32 (13.17%) E-Commerce
7 22 (9.05%) OO
8 20 (8.23%) Web Development
9 17 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 14 (5.76%) Workflow
12 11 (4.53%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.12%) SOA
14 9 (3.70%) ETL
14 9 (3.70%) Asset Management
14 9 (3.70%) Analytics
15 8 (3.29%) Risk Management
15 8 (3.29%) Data Modelling
15 8 (3.29%) OOD
15 8 (3.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 200 (82.30%) C#
2 84 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 82 (33.74%) SQL
4 27 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.82%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.53%) Java
7 5 (2.06%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.06%) VB
8 4 (1.65%) VBScript
9 3 (1.23%) C
9 3 (1.23%) C++
10 2 (0.82%) XPath
10 2 (0.82%) Scala
10 2 (0.82%) F#
10 2 (0.82%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) Python
11 1 (0.41%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) VB6
11 1 (0.41%) XAML
11 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.06%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.41%) MCSE
3 1 (0.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) HL7
2 2 (0.82%) Basel III
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) Control-M
2 1 (0.41%) Kibana
2 1 (0.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 54 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.53%) Oracle
3 10 (4.12%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.06%) IBM
5 4 (1.65%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.65%) Telerik
6 3 (1.23%) Sybase
7 2 (0.82%) Red Gate
7 2 (0.82%) Facebook
7 2 (0.82%) Twitter
7 2 (0.82%) Endeca
7 2 (0.82%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Siebel
8 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.41%) Charles River
8 1 (0.41%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.41%) Ektron
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