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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 113 112 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 79 99 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 1.66% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 5.68% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 73 86
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £302 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
.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
1531 1742 1747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.26% 29.13% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1316 1394
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 18
Average hourly rate £43.00 £31.42 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.87% +58.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.96 £18.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £86.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 27 January 2015.

.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 27 January 2015, 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.

1 154 (100.00%) .NET
2 134 (87.01%) C#
3 95 (61.69%) ASP.NET
4 93 (60.39%) SQL Server
5 82 (53.25%) MVC
6 72 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (41.56%) Microsoft
8 62 (40.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 61 (39.61%) JavaScript
10 59 (38.31%) SQL
11 58 (37.66%) jQuery
11 58 (37.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (35.71%) TDD
13 50 (32.47%) WCF
14 42 (27.27%) Scrum
15 41 (26.62%) HTML
16 32 (20.78%) BDD
17 30 (19.48%) CSS
17 30 (19.48%) Visual Studio
18 29 (18.83%) WPF
19 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
20 27 (17.53%) LINQ
21 26 (16.88%) Ajax
21 26 (16.88%) Web Services
22 24 (15.58%) OO
22 24 (15.58%) Finance
22 24 (15.58%) Banking
22 24 (15.58%) HTML5
23 23 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 22 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 19 (12.34%) CMS
2 16 (10.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (7.79%) IIS
4 10 (6.49%) Umbraco
5 9 (5.84%) Kentico
6 8 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.55%) Node.js
8 6 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.30%) DNN
11 2 (1.30%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (1.30%) Confluence
12 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.65%) Moodle
12 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.65%) JBoss
12 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.30%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.90%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.30%) AMQP
3 2 (1.30%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) DHCP
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (60.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.30%) SSDT
9 2 (1.30%) Big Data
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.65%) Redis
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (19.48%) Visual Studio
2 22 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (11.04%) NUnit
4 16 (10.39%) SpecFlow
5 11 (7.14%) MSTest
5 11 (7.14%) Moq
6 7 (4.55%) Selenium
6 7 (4.55%) Fiddler
7 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.25%) Subversion
7 5 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.60%) JIRA
8 4 (2.60%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (1.95%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.30%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
1 24 (15.58%) Banking
2 11 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Front Office
4 6 (3.90%) Advertising
5 3 (1.95%) Retail
6 2 (1.30%) Law
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (72.08%) Developer
2 67 (43.51%) .NET Developer
3 36 (23.38%) C# Developer
4 27 (17.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (14.94%) Architect
6 15 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 14 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.49%) .NET Architect
9 8 (5.19%) CRM Developer
10 7 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (3.25%) UI Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.60%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Web Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Agile C# Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Umbraco Developer
13 3 (1.95%) Agile .NET Developer
13 3 (1.95%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (61.69%) ASP.NET
3 62 (40.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 58 (37.66%) jQuery
4 58 (37.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (32.47%) WCF
6 41 (26.62%) HTML
7 30 (19.48%) CSS
8 29 (18.83%) WPF
9 27 (17.53%) LINQ
10 26 (16.88%) Ajax
10 26 (16.88%) Web Services
11 24 (15.58%) HTML5
12 21 (13.64%) AngularJS
13 19 (12.34%) Razor View Engine
13 19 (12.34%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 17 (11.04%) RESTful
15 16 (10.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.49%) Kindle
2 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.19%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.55%) User Experience
4 7 (4.55%) Open Source
4 7 (4.55%) Derivative
5 5 (3.25%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.25%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (2.60%) Equities
6 4 (2.60%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.95%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.30%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.30%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.30%) NHS
8 2 (1.30%) W3C
8 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.34%) Windows
2 2 (1.30%) Android
2 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (53.25%) MVC
2 72 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (35.71%) TDD
4 42 (27.27%) Scrum
5 32 (20.78%) BDD
6 24 (15.58%) OO
7 15 (9.74%) CRM
7 15 (9.74%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.79%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.49%) SOA
9 10 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.84%) OOD
11 8 (5.19%) Web Development
11 8 (5.19%) OOP
12 7 (4.55%) Project Management
12 7 (4.55%) Pair Programming
13 6 (3.90%) TOGAF
13 6 (3.90%) MVVM
14 5 (3.25%) Test Automation
14 5 (3.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 134 (87.01%) C#
2 61 (39.61%) JavaScript
3 59 (38.31%) SQL
4 18 (11.69%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.79%) Java
6 6 (3.90%) C
6 6 (3.90%) C++
7 4 (2.60%) VB
7 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.95%) XAML
8 3 (1.95%) PHP
8 3 (1.95%) VB6
9 2 (1.30%) VBScript
9 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) R
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) COBOL
10 1 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.65%) WCAG
4 1 (0.65%) WAI
4 1 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.30%) vSphere
2 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (41.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.39%) Sitecore
3 10 (6.49%) Telerik
4 8 (5.19%) EPiServer
5 7 (4.55%) Oracle
6 4 (2.60%) Sybase
6 4 (2.60%) Infragistics
6 4 (2.60%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.30%) Endeca
7 2 (1.30%) IBM
7 2 (1.30%) OpenLink
7 2 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.30%) VMware
7 2 (1.30%) Splunk
7 2 (1.30%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.65%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.65%) Perforce
8 1 (0.65%) Open Text
8 1 (0.65%) RedDot
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £199 - £200 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago