The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 93 139 96
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -43
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 106 83 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.82% 1.17% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 3.93% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 65 95
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1703 2110 2207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.25% 29.69% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1626 1718
Average daily rate £438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
.NET Framework
London

.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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (78.57%) C#
3 121 (66.48%) SQL Server
4 116 (63.74%) ASP.NET
5 104 (57.14%) MVC
6 80 (43.96%) HTML
7 77 (42.31%) JavaScript
8 76 (41.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 74 (40.66%) TDD
10 71 (39.01%) jQuery
11 66 (36.26%) Microsoft
12 65 (35.71%) SQL
13 64 (35.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 61 (33.52%) CSS
15 54 (29.67%) WCF
16 52 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (28.57%) Finance
17 49 (26.92%) XML
18 47 (25.82%) Banking
19 46 (25.27%) SQL Server 2008
20 44 (24.18%) Web Services
21 41 (22.53%) T-SQL
22 39 (21.43%) Visual Studio
23 37 (20.33%) OO
24 36 (19.78%) NUnit
25 34 (18.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 34 (18.68%) HTML5
26 31 (17.03%) Scrum
27 27 (14.84%) Team Foundation Server
28 26 (14.29%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (12.09%) CMS
2 20 (10.99%) SharePoint
3 18 (9.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 16 (8.79%) IIS
4 16 (8.79%) Umbraco
5 8 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.20%) Joomla!
6 4 (2.20%) Node.js
6 4 (2.20%) Sitefinity
7 3 (1.65%) Kentico
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.55%) CICS
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.55%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.55%) DNN
Applications
1 10 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.30%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) GitHub
3 1 (0.55%) Gitorious
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) HTTP
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (66.48%) SQL Server
2 46 (25.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (18.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.95%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.75%) DTS
11 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.20%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.65%) MySQL
12 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.10%) MS Access
13 2 (1.10%) EDRMS
13 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
13 2 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 39 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 36 (19.78%) NUnit
3 27 (14.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.24%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (6.04%) Subversion
6 10 (5.49%) Moq
6 10 (5.49%) MSTest
7 9 (4.95%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.95%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 6 (3.30%) NCover
9 6 (3.30%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.75%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.20%) JIRA
11 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 4 (2.20%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.10%) NSubstitute
12 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 52 (28.57%) Finance
2 47 (25.82%) Banking
3 14 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.85%) Front Office
4 7 (3.85%) Advertising
5 5 (2.75%) Retail
6 4 (2.20%) International Banking
7 3 (1.65%) Legal
7 3 (1.65%) Back Office
8 2 (1.10%) Marketing
9 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (78.57%) Developer
2 88 (48.35%) .NET Developer
3 48 (26.37%) C# Developer
4 31 (17.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (9.89%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (5.49%) Architect
10 9 (4.95%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Agile .NET Developer
12 5 (2.75%) WPF Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Analyst
12 5 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.75%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.75%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.20%) CRM Developer
13 4 (2.20%) Software Engineer
14 3 (1.65%) Programmer
14 3 (1.65%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 116 (63.74%) ASP.NET
3 80 (43.96%) HTML
4 76 (41.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 71 (39.01%) jQuery
6 64 (35.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 61 (33.52%) CSS
8 54 (29.67%) WCF
9 49 (26.92%) XML
10 44 (24.18%) Web Services
11 34 (18.68%) HTML5
12 26 (14.29%) WPF
12 26 (14.29%) Ajax
13 23 (12.64%) LINQ
14 19 (10.44%) AngularJS
14 19 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 18 (9.89%) CSS3
16 17 (9.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (8.24%) NHibernate
18 13 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.30%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (3.30%) Client/Server
2 6 (3.30%) Derivative
3 4 (2.20%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.65%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.10%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.55%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Equities
6 1 (0.55%) CESG
6 1 (0.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (2.20%) Linux
2 4 (2.20%) UNIX
3 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Android
5 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (57.14%) MVC
2 74 (40.66%) TDD
3 52 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (20.33%) OO
5 31 (17.03%) Scrum
6 24 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (13.19%) BDD
7 20 (10.99%) Unit Testing
8 18 (9.89%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.34%) UML
10 14 (7.69%) Web Development
11 13 (7.14%) OOD
12 11 (6.04%) SOA
13 9 (4.95%) OOP
13 9 (4.95%) Content Management
13 9 (4.95%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (4.40%) Workflow
14 8 (4.40%) CRM
14 8 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 143 (78.57%) C#
2 77 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 65 (35.71%) SQL
4 41 (22.53%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.30%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.30%) Java
7 5 (2.75%) C
8 4 (2.20%) C++
9 3 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.65%) VB
10 2 (1.10%) RPG
10 2 (1.10%) PHP
10 2 (1.10%) VBScript
10 2 (1.10%) Python
10 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.10%) XAML
10 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.10%) VB6
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (8.79%) Degree
2 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.20%) LPIC
3 4 (2.20%) MCSE
3 4 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) MCP
5 1 (0.55%) MCAD
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) MCITP
5 1 (0.55%) MCPD
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.55%) GISP
5 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.75%) Basel III
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) HL7
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) Control-M
1 2 (1.10%) Puppet
1 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (36.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.89%) Sitecore
3 14 (7.69%) EPiServer
4 11 (6.04%) Oracle
5 10 (5.49%) Ektron
6 5 (2.75%) DevExpress
6 5 (2.75%) Telerik
7 4 (2.20%) RedDot
7 4 (2.20%) Informatica
8 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 2 (1.10%) JBoss
8 2 (1.10%) IBM
8 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.10%) webMethods
8 2 (1.10%) Splunk
9 1 (0.55%) Tableau
9 1 (0.55%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.55%) Open Text
9 1 (0.55%) CODA
9 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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