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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 95 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 56 81 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.78% 1.58% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 5.13% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 72 56
Average daily rate £440 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £327 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.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
1001 1580 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.78% 30.75% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 1276 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.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 8 February 2016.

.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 8 February 2016, 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 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (84.85%) C#
3 76 (76.77%) SQL Server
4 58 (58.59%) SQL
5 53 (53.54%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (52.53%) ASP.NET
7 47 (47.47%) MVC
8 42 (42.42%) Entity Framework
9 39 (39.39%) TDD
10 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
11 35 (35.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (34.34%) WCF
13 33 (33.33%) HTML
13 33 (33.33%) Finance
14 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
14 31 (31.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (28.28%) AngularJS
16 27 (27.27%) T-SQL
16 27 (27.27%) CSS
17 26 (26.26%) jQuery
18 25 (25.25%) Team Foundation Server
18 25 (25.25%) WPF
19 24 (24.24%) Windows
19 24 (24.24%) Scrum
19 24 (24.24%) HTML5
20 22 (22.22%) LINQ
21 21 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (21.21%) Visual Studio
22 20 (20.20%) BDD
23 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (10.10%) IIS
2 3 (3.03%) CMS
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.02%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.01%) DNN
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (1.01%) JBoss
4 1 (1.01%) Kentico
4 1 (1.01%) Node.js
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
1 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (76.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (31.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
9 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.02%) MS Access
11 2 (2.02%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (1.01%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (1.01%) MarkLogic
12 1 (1.01%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (21.21%) Visual Studio
3 19 (19.19%) NUnit
4 16 (16.16%) Jasmine
4 16 (16.16%) NSubstitute
5 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
5 14 (14.14%) TeamCity
6 13 (13.13%) Selenium
7 12 (12.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (10.10%) NCrunch
8 10 (10.10%) SpecFlow
9 5 (5.05%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (5.05%) MSTest
10 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.03%) MSBuild
12 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.02%) CruiseControl
12 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Banking
3 11 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.06%) Back Office
4 6 (6.06%) Front Office
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (69.70%) Developer
2 47 (47.47%) .NET Developer
3 39 (39.39%) C# Developer
4 33 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (24.24%) Senior Developer
6 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (12.12%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (10.10%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.09%) Designer
9 8 (8.08%) .NET Designer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior Designer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior UI Designer
9 8 (8.08%) UI Designer
10 6 (6.06%) Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.06%) WPF Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (52.53%) ASP.NET
3 42 (42.42%) Entity Framework
4 35 (35.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (34.34%) WCF
6 33 (33.33%) HTML
7 28 (28.28%) AngularJS
8 27 (27.27%) CSS
9 26 (26.26%) jQuery
10 25 (25.25%) WPF
11 24 (24.24%) HTML5
12 22 (22.22%) LINQ
13 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (18.18%) CSS3
15 14 (14.14%) Kendo UI
16 12 (12.12%) XML
17 9 (9.09%) Caliburn.Micro
18 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 8 (8.08%) Razor View Engine
18 8 (8.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.04%) Derivative
3 4 (4.04%) Equities
3 4 (4.04%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (3.03%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.02%) Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.02%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
5 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.02%) Physics
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) Fintech
6 1 (1.01%) iPad
6 1 (1.01%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.03%) Android
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.47%) MVC
3 39 (39.39%) TDD
4 24 (24.24%) Scrum
5 21 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (20.20%) BDD
7 18 (18.18%) Multithreading
8 15 (15.15%) OO
9 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.12%) MVVM
10 12 (12.12%) SOLID
11 11 (11.11%) Pair Programming
11 11 (11.11%) Web Development
12 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
12 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.06%) OOD
13 5 (5.05%) OOP
13 5 (5.05%) SOA
14 4 (4.04%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (84.85%) C#
2 58 (58.59%) SQL
3 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
5 14 (14.14%) VBA
6 11 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 10 (10.10%) VB
8 5 (5.05%) XAML
9 4 (4.04%) Java
10 2 (2.02%) VBScript
11 1 (1.01%) C++
11 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) MCP
4 1 (1.01%) MCSA
4 1 (1.01%) MCSE
4 1 (1.01%) MCT
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) MiFID
1 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.01%) Docker
1 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
1 2 (2.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.01%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.13%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Twitter
4 3 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.03%) Telerik
5 2 (2.02%) iManage
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
5 2 (2.02%) VMware
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix
6 1 (1.01%) Cognos
6 1 (1.01%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.01%) Facebook
6 1 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.01%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago