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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 140 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 37 85 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 1.60% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.98% 5.27% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 71 76
Median daily rate £423 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.52% +37.68%
.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
1241 1613 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.33% 30.44% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1049 1326 1294
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

.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 29 August 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 29 August 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 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (88.24%) C#
3 45 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (44.71%) MVC
6 34 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 32 (37.65%) SQL
8 28 (32.94%) Entity Framework
9 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
9 27 (31.76%) TDD
10 25 (29.41%) Banking
11 24 (28.24%) Finance
11 24 (28.24%) HTML
11 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
12 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (23.53%) BDD
13 20 (23.53%) Scrum
13 20 (23.53%) AngularJS
14 18 (21.18%) CSS
14 18 (21.18%) Oracle
14 18 (21.18%) WPF
15 17 (20.00%) WCF
16 16 (18.82%) Windows
16 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
17 15 (17.65%) Web Services
18 14 (16.47%) Investment Banking
18 14 (16.47%) SpecFlow
19 13 (15.29%) HTML5
19 13 (15.29%) Front Office
19 13 (15.29%) OO

.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 3 (3.53%) Confluence
1 3 (3.53%) IIS
1 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
1 3 (3.53%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) AMQP
2 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
4 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.88%) MS Access
5 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) MySQL
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.35%) MOLAP
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.18%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) SpecFlow
2 12 (14.12%) NUnit
3 11 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.41%) Subversion
5 7 (8.24%) Selenium
5 7 (8.24%) WebDriver
6 5 (5.88%) JIRA
6 5 (5.88%) JUnit
6 5 (5.88%) MSTest
6 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.71%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.35%) MSBuild
9 2 (2.35%) Protractor
9 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.18%) Babel
10 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 25 (29.41%) Banking
2 24 (28.24%) Finance
3 14 (16.47%) Investment Banking
4 13 (15.29%) Front Office
5 7 (8.24%) Retail
6 2 (2.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (80.00%) Developer
2 43 (50.59%) .NET Developer
3 39 (45.88%) C# Developer
4 26 (30.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (7.06%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Excel Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Excel VBA Developer
10 5 (5.88%) VBA Developer
11 4 (4.71%) .NET Applications Developer
11 4 (4.71%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (32.94%) Entity Framework
4 24 (28.24%) HTML
5 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 18 (21.18%) CSS
7 18 (21.18%) WPF
8 17 (20.00%) WCF
9 15 (17.65%) Web Services
10 13 (15.29%) HTML5
11 12 (14.12%) jQuery
12 11 (12.94%) RESTful
13 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (11.76%) WinForms
14 8 (9.41%) JSON
15 7 (8.24%) CSS3
15 7 (8.24%) XML
16 6 (7.06%) LINQ
16 6 (7.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.06%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.35%) Derivative
5 2 (2.35%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Fintech
6 1 (1.18%) IVR
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) New Media
6 1 (1.18%) RIA
6 1 (1.18%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.18%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Unix
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.71%) MVC
3 27 (31.76%) TDD
4 20 (23.53%) BDD
4 20 (23.53%) Scrum
5 13 (15.29%) OO
6 12 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.12%) SDLC
7 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 9 (10.59%) Web Development
9 8 (9.41%) MVVM
10 7 (8.24%) ATDD
10 7 (8.24%) SOA
11 6 (7.06%) Agile Testing
11 6 (7.06%) OOD
11 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.88%) Microservices
12 5 (5.88%) Software Testing
12 5 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (88.24%) C#
2 32 (37.65%) SQL
3 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.94%) VBA
6 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.06%) Java
8 5 (5.88%) VB
9 4 (4.71%) PHP
10 3 (3.53%) XAML
11 2 (2.35%) C++
11 2 (2.35%) ECMAScript
11 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.18%) ES6
12 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) ISEB
2 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.35%) DataSynapse
3 2 (2.35%) Sybase
4 1 (1.18%) Apple
4 1 (1.18%) Charles River
4 1 (1.18%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.18%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.18%) Twitter
4 1 (1.18%) WorldPay