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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 120 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 44 108 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.88% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 6.32% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 96 76
Median daily rate £425 £414 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.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
1180 1708 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.06% 29.75% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1376 1319
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 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 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (86.87%) C#
3 60 (60.61%) SQL Server
4 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (41.41%) MVC
6 39 (39.39%) ASP.NET
7 37 (37.37%) SQL
8 33 (33.33%) Finance
8 33 (33.33%) TDD
9 30 (30.30%) Banking
10 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
11 28 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (25.25%) Windows
12 25 (25.25%) Entity Framework
13 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
14 23 (23.23%) OO
14 23 (23.23%) Scrum
15 22 (22.22%) HTML
15 22 (22.22%) BDD
15 22 (22.22%) WPF
16 21 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (21.21%) Oracle
17 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
17 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (19.19%) Investment Banking
18 18 (18.18%) VBA
18 18 (18.18%) SpecFlow
19 17 (17.17%) CSS
19 17 (17.17%) WCF
20 16 (16.16%) NUnit

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.06%) IIS
2 3 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Confluence
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.01%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) 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 4 (4.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) AMQP
2 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (7.07%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.05%) MS Access
9 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.02%) MySQL
10 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 16 (16.16%) NUnit
3 11 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 9 (9.09%) Subversion
5 8 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (7.07%) MSTest
7 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.06%) Jasmine
7 6 (6.06%) Selenium
7 6 (6.06%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.04%) JUnit
9 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.03%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (2.02%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.02%) NSubstitute
10 2 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.02%) Protractor
General
1 33 (33.33%) Finance
2 30 (30.30%) Banking
3 19 (19.19%) Investment Banking
4 13 (13.13%) Front Office
5 8 (8.08%) Retail
6 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (76.77%) Developer
2 50 (50.51%) .NET Developer
3 48 (48.48%) C# Developer
4 35 (35.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (7.07%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Analyst
11 6 (6.06%) Applications Developer
12 5 (5.05%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Excel Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Excel VBA Developer
12 5 (5.05%) VBA Developer
12 5 (5.05%) WPF Developer
13 4 (4.04%) .NET Applications Developer
13 4 (4.04%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (39.39%) ASP.NET
3 28 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (25.25%) Entity Framework
5 22 (22.22%) HTML
5 22 (22.22%) WPF
6 17 (17.17%) CSS
6 17 (17.17%) WCF
7 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
8 14 (14.14%) HTML5
8 14 (14.14%) jQuery
8 14 (14.14%) RESTful
9 12 (12.12%) Web Services
9 12 (12.12%) WinForms
10 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (10.10%) CSS3
12 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (7.07%) JSON
12 7 (7.07%) LINQ
13 6 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (8.08%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Derivative
5 2 (2.02%) Equities
5 2 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.02%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Contactless
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.01%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.01%) RIA
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Android
2 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.01%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.41%) MVC
3 33 (33.33%) TDD
4 23 (23.23%) OO
4 23 (23.23%) Scrum
5 22 (22.22%) BDD
6 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (14.14%) Web Development
8 13 (13.13%) SDLC
9 11 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 11 (11.11%) OOD
9 11 (11.11%) SOA
9 11 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.08%) Multithreading
11 8 (8.08%) OOP
12 7 (7.07%) MVVM
12 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.07%) Test Automation
13 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (86.87%) C#
2 37 (37.37%) SQL
3 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.18%) VBA
5 14 (14.14%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.08%) VB
8 5 (5.05%) Java
8 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.04%) XAML
10 2 (2.02%) C++
10 2 (2.02%) ECMAScript
10 2 (2.02%) PHP
11 1 (1.01%) ES6
11 1 (1.01%) Python
11 1 (1.01%) VB6
11 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) BitLocker
1 1 (1.01%) Docker
1 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Ansible
1 1 (1.01%) Kibana
1 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.01%) Puppet
1 1 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.21%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.02%) DataSynapse
4 2 (2.02%) Sybase
4 2 (2.02%) Telerik
5 1 (1.01%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Citrix
5 1 (1.01%) Cognos
5 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.01%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) iManage
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter
5 1 (1.01%) VMware