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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 86 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 141 147 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.13% 2.33% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.51% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 125 121
Average daily rate £375 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6115 5857 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 92.82% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4418 4320 5248
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
.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 16 April 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 16 April 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.

1 299 (100.00%) .NET
2 255 (85.28%) C#
3 191 (63.88%) ASP.NET
4 166 (55.52%) SQL Server
5 156 (52.17%) MVC
6 126 (42.14%) HTML
7 120 (40.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 102 (34.11%) JavaScript
9 97 (32.44%) jQuery
10 92 (30.77%) SQL
11 90 (30.10%) TDD
12 89 (29.77%) CSS
13 82 (27.42%) Finance
14 76 (25.42%) .NET Framework
15 68 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
15 68 (22.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 63 (21.07%) Banking
17 52 (17.39%) WCF
18 51 (17.06%) HTML5
19 47 (15.72%) Microsoft
20 45 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 41 (13.71%) Web Services
22 39 (13.04%) Visual Studio
23 38 (12.71%) XML
23 38 (12.71%) Ajax
24 37 (12.37%) OO
25 36 (12.04%) BDD
26 35 (11.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 34 (11.37%) Scrum
27 34 (11.37%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 21 (7.02%) CMS
2 20 (6.69%) SharePoint
3 19 (6.35%) IIS
4 17 (5.69%) Umbraco
5 9 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.34%) Kentico
7 6 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.67%) Node.js
9 4 (1.34%) Sitefinity
10 3 (1.00%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.33%) CMS400.NET
12 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.67%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.67%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.68%) Intranet
2 7 (2.34%) Internet
3 3 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) SMTP
4 1 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (55.52%) SQL Server
2 68 (22.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (9.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.34%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.00%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.00%) DTS
10 2 (0.67%) QlikView
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.67%) MySQL
10 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 24 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (6.35%) NUnit
4 18 (6.02%) Git (software)
5 17 (5.69%) Subversion
6 13 (4.35%) TeamCity
7 12 (4.01%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (3.34%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.68%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.34%) Moq
11 5 (1.67%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.00%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.00%) Selenium
13 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.67%) JIRA
13 2 (0.67%) Rational Rose
13 2 (0.67%) Calabash
14 1 (0.33%) WiX
14 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
General
1 82 (27.42%) Finance
2 63 (21.07%) Banking
3 26 (8.70%) Retail
4 19 (6.35%) Front Office
5 12 (4.01%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.01%) Legal
6 9 (3.01%) Marketing
7 4 (1.34%) Back Office
7 4 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Publishing
9 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (100.00%) .NET
2 191 (63.88%) ASP.NET
3 126 (42.14%) HTML
4 120 (40.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 97 (32.44%) jQuery
6 89 (29.77%) CSS
7 76 (25.42%) .NET Framework
8 52 (17.39%) WCF
9 51 (17.06%) HTML5
10 45 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 41 (13.71%) Web Services
12 38 (12.71%) XML
12 38 (12.71%) Ajax
13 35 (11.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 34 (11.37%) WPF
15 30 (10.03%) ADO.NET
16 29 (9.70%) CSS3
17 28 (9.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 26 (8.70%) LINQ
19 22 (7.36%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.68%) N-Tier
2 9 (3.01%) W3C
3 7 (2.34%) Market Risk
4 6 (2.01%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.01%) Derivative
4 6 (2.01%) Fixed Income
4 6 (2.01%) Grid Computing
5 5 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.00%) NHS
7 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.67%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.67%) Equities
8 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.00%) Linux
4 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (52.17%) MVC
2 90 (30.10%) TDD
3 68 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (12.37%) OO
5 36 (12.04%) BDD
6 34 (11.37%) Scrum
7 31 (10.37%) Unit Testing
8 29 (9.70%) Web Development
9 27 (9.03%) E-Commerce
10 20 (6.69%) Multithreading
11 16 (5.35%) Asset Management
12 14 (4.68%) OOD
12 14 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (4.68%) Waterfall
13 13 (4.35%) UML
14 12 (4.01%) MVVM
14 12 (4.01%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (3.34%) Web Application Development
16 9 (3.01%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (3.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 255 (85.28%) C#
2 102 (34.11%) JavaScript
3 92 (30.77%) SQL
4 30 (10.03%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.34%) C++
6 9 (3.01%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.34%) Python
7 7 (2.34%) Java
8 5 (1.67%) PHP
9 4 (1.34%) C
9 4 (1.34%) VB
10 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.00%) Ruby
11 2 (0.67%) VB6
11 2 (0.67%) RPG
11 2 (0.67%) VBScript
11 2 (0.67%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.67%) XAML
11 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (2.68%) Degree
2 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.01%) MCP
4 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.34%) MCAD
5 3 (1.00%) MCSD
5 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) MCITP
6 1 (0.33%) MCPD
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.02%) Telerik
3 14 (4.68%) Oracle
4 12 (4.01%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.34%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.34%) CODA
7 3 (1.00%) Sybase
7 3 (1.00%) Google
8 2 (0.67%) Ektron
8 2 (0.67%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.33%) Twitter
9 1 (0.33%) StreamBase
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.33%) Charles River
9 1 (0.33%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.33%) Open Text
9 1 (0.33%) DataSynapse
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