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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 104 126 104
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 99 95 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 1.31% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 4.40% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 79 90
Average daily rate
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£420 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.44 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £42.94
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -4.51%
.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
1755 2157 2177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.75% 29.76% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 1636 1692
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £296 £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 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 August 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 August 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.

1 181 (100.00%) .NET
2 145 (80.11%) C#
3 121 (66.85%) ASP.NET
4 120 (66.30%) SQL Server
5 111 (61.33%) MVC
6 83 (45.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (44.20%) JavaScript
8 78 (43.09%) TDD
9 76 (41.99%) HTML
10 74 (40.88%) jQuery
11 68 (37.57%) Microsoft
11 68 (37.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 62 (34.25%) SQL
13 61 (33.70%) CSS
14 53 (29.28%) WCF
15 49 (27.07%) XML
16 47 (25.97%) Finance
17 46 (25.41%) Banking
18 45 (24.86%) Visual Studio
18 45 (24.86%) SQL Server 2008
19 44 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
20 40 (22.10%) Web Services
21 39 (21.55%) T-SQL
22 38 (20.99%) Scrum
23 33 (18.23%) NUnit
23 33 (18.23%) HTML5
24 32 (17.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 29 (16.02%) Ajax
25 29 (16.02%) OO
25 29 (16.02%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (14.36%) CMS
2 22 (12.15%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (9.39%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.29%) IIS
4 15 (8.29%) Umbraco
5 10 (5.52%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (4.42%) Node.js
7 4 (2.21%) Sitefinity
7 4 (2.21%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.10%) Kentico
9 2 (1.10%) DNN
9 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.55%) Drupal
10 1 (0.55%) Moodle
10 1 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.55%) CICS
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.66%) 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 2 (1.10%) SMTP
1 2 (1.10%) HTTP
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (66.30%) SQL Server
2 45 (24.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (17.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (11.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.87%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.21%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.66%) MySQL
10 3 (1.66%) DTS
10 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.10%) QlikView
11 2 (1.10%) SQLite
11 2 (1.10%) MS Access
11 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 45 (24.86%) Visual Studio
2 33 (18.23%) NUnit
3 28 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (7.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (6.63%) MSTest
6 11 (6.08%) Moq
7 8 (4.42%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.87%) Subversion
9 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.76%) NCover
11 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.21%) Git (software)
11 4 (2.21%) JIRA
11 4 (2.21%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (1.10%) NSubstitute
14 1 (0.55%) Grunt
General
1 47 (25.97%) Finance
2 46 (25.41%) Banking
3 15 (8.29%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.87%) Retail
4 7 (3.87%) Front Office
4 7 (3.87%) Advertising
5 4 (2.21%) International Banking
6 3 (1.66%) Back Office
6 3 (1.66%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 142 (78.45%) Developer
2 90 (49.72%) .NET Developer
3 47 (25.97%) C# Developer
4 32 (17.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (17.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (7.73%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (6.08%) Architect
9 9 (4.97%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Agile .NET Developer
12 5 (2.76%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.76%) SQL Developer
12 5 (2.76%) WPF Developer
13 4 (2.21%) Analyst
13 4 (2.21%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.21%) Web Developer
13 4 (2.21%) CRM Developer
13 4 (2.21%) C# Web Developer
14 3 (1.66%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (100.00%) .NET
2 121 (66.85%) ASP.NET
3 83 (45.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (41.99%) HTML
5 74 (40.88%) jQuery
6 68 (37.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 61 (33.70%) CSS
8 53 (29.28%) WCF
9 49 (27.07%) XML
10 40 (22.10%) Web Services
11 33 (18.23%) HTML5
12 29 (16.02%) Ajax
13 28 (15.47%) AngularJS
14 27 (14.92%) LINQ
15 24 (13.26%) WPF
16 22 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 19 (10.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (9.94%) CSS3
18 18 (9.94%) KnockoutJS
19 14 (7.73%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.31%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (2.76%) Derivative
3 5 (2.76%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.66%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.10%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.10%) NHS
5 2 (1.10%) W3C
5 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Equities
6 1 (0.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.26%) Windows
2 4 (2.21%) Linux
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.66%) UNIX
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
1 111 (61.33%) MVC
2 78 (43.09%) TDD
3 44 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (20.99%) Scrum
5 29 (16.02%) OO
5 29 (16.02%) BDD
6 21 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (9.94%) Unit Testing
8 17 (9.39%) E-Commerce
9 16 (8.84%) Web Development
10 13 (7.18%) OOD
11 10 (5.52%) UML
12 9 (4.97%) SOA
12 9 (4.97%) MVVM
13 8 (4.42%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (4.42%) CRM
13 8 (4.42%) Content Management
14 7 (3.87%) Migration
15 6 (3.31%) Workflow
15 6 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 145 (80.11%) C#
2 80 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 62 (34.25%) SQL
4 39 (21.55%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.42%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.87%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.76%) C
7 5 (2.76%) Java
8 4 (2.21%) C++
8 4 (2.21%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.10%) XAML
9 2 (1.10%) VB6
9 2 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (0.55%) R
10 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.55%) VBA
10 1 (0.55%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.55%) VBScript
10 1 (0.55%) RPG
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (8.84%) Degree
2 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.21%) LPIC
3 4 (2.21%) MCSE
3 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) GISP
5 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) MCP
5 1 (0.55%) MCAD
5 1 (0.55%) MCITP
5 1 (0.55%) MCPD
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) Basel III
2 2 (1.10%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) HL7
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) Control-M
2 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (37.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.15%) Sitecore
3 13 (7.18%) EPiServer
4 12 (6.63%) Oracle
5 10 (5.52%) Ektron
6 7 (3.87%) Telerik
7 4 (2.21%) RedDot
7 4 (2.21%) DevExpress
7 4 (2.21%) Informatica
8 2 (1.10%) IBM
8 2 (1.10%) Splunk
9 1 (0.55%) Tableau
9 1 (0.55%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.55%) CODA
9 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.55%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.55%) Sybase
9 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.55%) SAP
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