The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 129 127 133
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 76 104 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.27% 1.45% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.32% 4.89% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 63
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.09% -4.61%
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 £37.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +10.60%
.NET Framework
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1760 2126 1954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.39% 29.65% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1627 1492
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £31.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.60% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £25.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £42.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

.NET Framework
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 Framework across the City of London region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

.NET Framework
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 Framework across the City of London region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 188 (100.00%) .NET
2 157 (83.51%) C#
3 122 (64.89%) SQL Server
4 119 (63.30%) ASP.NET
5 113 (60.11%) MVC
6 94 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (42.55%) TDD
7 80 (42.55%) JavaScript
8 76 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (38.83%) Microsoft
10 70 (37.23%) HTML
11 69 (36.70%) jQuery
12 68 (36.17%) SQL
13 65 (34.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 56 (29.79%) CSS
15 54 (28.72%) Finance
16 52 (27.66%) WCF
17 50 (26.60%) Visual Studio
18 48 (25.53%) Banking
19 46 (24.47%) XML
20 42 (22.34%) Web Services
21 41 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
22 37 (19.68%) NUnit
23 36 (19.15%) WPF
23 36 (19.15%) T-SQL
23 36 (19.15%) HTML5
24 35 (18.62%) Scrum
25 34 (18.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 33 (17.55%) OO
27 31 (16.49%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (14.36%) CMS
2 22 (11.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 19 (10.11%) IIS
4 17 (9.04%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.98%) Umbraco
6 10 (5.32%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (4.26%) Node.js
8 6 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.13%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.60%) Sitefinity
11 2 (1.06%) Kentico
11 2 (1.06%) Confluence
11 2 (1.06%) DNN
11 2 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.53%) JBoss
12 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) GitHub
2 1 (0.53%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.06%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) VLAN
3 1 (0.53%) AMQP
3 1 (0.53%) LDAP
3 1 (0.53%) SMTP
3 1 (0.53%) DHCP
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) VPN
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (64.89%) SQL Server
2 41 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (18.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (7.45%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.72%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.60%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.60%) DTS
11 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.06%) PowerCenter
12 2 (1.06%) MS Access
12 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.06%) MySQL
12 2 (1.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 50 (26.60%) Visual Studio
2 37 (19.68%) NUnit
3 28 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (7.45%) MSTest
5 12 (6.38%) SpecFlow
5 12 (6.38%) Subversion
6 10 (5.32%) Moq
6 10 (5.32%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.72%) JIRA
8 6 (3.19%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (3.19%) CruiseControl
8 6 (3.19%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.66%) NCover
10 4 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.60%) NSubstitute
11 3 (1.60%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 54 (28.72%) Finance
2 48 (25.53%) Banking
3 18 (9.57%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.79%) Front Office
5 7 (3.72%) Advertising
6 4 (2.13%) International Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Retail
7 3 (1.60%) Back Office
8 2 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 143 (76.06%) Developer
2 84 (44.68%) .NET Developer
3 56 (29.79%) C# Developer
4 40 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (10.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (10.11%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.38%) Architect
7 11 (5.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (3.19%) SQL Developer
9 6 (3.19%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.19%) WPF Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Team Leader
10 5 (2.66%) UI Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (2.66%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (2.13%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (2.13%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (63.30%) ASP.NET
3 76 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (37.23%) HTML
5 69 (36.70%) jQuery
6 65 (34.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 56 (29.79%) CSS
8 52 (27.66%) WCF
9 46 (24.47%) XML
10 42 (22.34%) Web Services
11 36 (19.15%) WPF
11 36 (19.15%) HTML5
12 31 (16.49%) Ajax
13 29 (15.43%) AngularJS
14 24 (12.77%) LINQ
15 22 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (10.64%) CSS3
17 19 (10.11%) KnockoutJS
18 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (7.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.26%) User Experience
3 7 (3.72%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.19%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.19%) Derivative
4 6 (3.19%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.66%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.13%) Equities
6 4 (2.13%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.60%) W3C
7 3 (1.60%) Replication
8 2 (1.06%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.06%) NHS
8 2 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.06%) Clustering
8 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.36%) Windows
2 4 (2.13%) Linux
2 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.60%) UNIX
4 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (60.11%) MVC
2 94 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (42.55%) TDD
4 35 (18.62%) Scrum
5 33 (17.55%) OO
6 31 (16.49%) BDD
7 21 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (9.04%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.91%) OOD
9 13 (6.91%) Web Development
9 13 (6.91%) Unit Testing
10 11 (5.85%) MVVM
11 9 (4.79%) SOA
11 9 (4.79%) UML
11 9 (4.79%) OOP
11 9 (4.79%) Content Management
12 7 (3.72%) Migration
12 7 (3.72%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (3.72%) ETL
12 7 (3.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 157 (83.51%) C#
2 80 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 68 (36.17%) SQL
4 36 (19.15%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.38%) Java
6 8 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.19%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.66%) C
9 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.60%) VBScript
11 2 (1.06%) C++
12 1 (0.53%) VB
12 1 (0.53%) R
12 1 (0.53%) XAML
12 1 (0.53%) VB6
12 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (7.98%) Degree
2 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.13%) MCSE
3 4 (2.13%) LPIC
4 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) GISP
6 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) Basel III
3 2 (1.06%) HL7
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) WCAG
4 1 (0.53%) WAI
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.06%) vSphere
2 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Control-M
2 1 (0.53%) SCOM
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.70%) Sitecore
3 13 (6.91%) EPiServer
3 13 (6.91%) Oracle
4 10 (5.32%) Ektron
5 6 (3.19%) DevExpress
5 6 (3.19%) Telerik
6 5 (2.66%) RedDot
7 4 (2.13%) Informatica
7 4 (2.13%) IBM
8 3 (1.60%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.60%) Sybase
9 2 (1.06%) VMware
9 2 (1.06%) Endeca
9 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.06%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.06%) Splunk
10 1 (0.53%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.53%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.53%) Perforce
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