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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 103 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 86 74 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 1.26% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.44% 4.28% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 71
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
.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
1582 1729 1632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.89% 29.46% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1271 1262 1298
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 19
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% +9.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

.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 3 March 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 3 March 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.

1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 145 (88.41%) C#
3 99 (60.37%) SQL Server
4 95 (57.93%) ASP.NET
5 89 (54.27%) MVC
6 82 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (45.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 68 (41.46%) Microsoft
9 64 (39.02%) SQL
10 60 (36.59%) JavaScript
11 59 (35.98%) TDD
12 57 (34.76%) WCF
13 55 (33.54%) jQuery
14 53 (32.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 42 (25.61%) Scrum
16 41 (25.00%) HTML
17 38 (23.17%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (20.73%) LINQ
19 31 (18.90%) Visual Studio
20 30 (18.29%) OO
20 30 (18.29%) WPF
21 29 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (16.46%) BDD
22 27 (16.46%) Web Services
22 27 (16.46%) Finance
23 26 (15.85%) CSS
23 26 (15.85%) HTML5
24 25 (15.24%) T-SQL
24 25 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 25 (15.24%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (11.59%) CMS
2 13 (7.93%) IIS
2 13 (7.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (7.32%) Umbraco
3 12 (7.32%) Kentico
4 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.83%) Node.js
6 3 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.22%) Confluence
7 2 (1.22%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.22%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.61%) DNN
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) JBoss
8 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.22%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) HTTP
2 4 (2.44%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) Intranet
3 2 (1.22%) AMQP
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) VLAN
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (60.37%) SQL Server
2 38 (23.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (7.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.10%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.83%) MS Access
7 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.83%) SSDT
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.22%) Big Data
8 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.22%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (18.90%) Visual Studio
2 29 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (10.98%) NUnit
4 15 (9.15%) SpecFlow
5 11 (6.71%) MSTest
6 9 (5.49%) Moq
7 7 (4.27%) Selenium
7 7 (4.27%) Fiddler
8 6 (3.66%) Subversion
8 6 (3.66%) JIRA
9 5 (3.05%) ReSharper
9 5 (3.05%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.44%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.22%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (16.46%) Finance
2 23 (14.02%) Banking
3 11 (6.71%) Front Office
4 10 (6.10%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.66%) Advertising
6 3 (1.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Back Office
7 2 (1.22%) Law
7 2 (1.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (72.56%) Developer
2 66 (40.24%) .NET Developer
3 35 (21.34%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (12.20%) Architect
6 15 (9.15%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (4.88%) .NET Architect
8 8 (4.88%) CRM Developer
9 6 (3.66%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.66%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Umbraco Developer
11 4 (2.44%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (2.44%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.44%) Analyst
11 4 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (57.93%) ASP.NET
3 75 (45.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 57 (34.76%) WCF
5 55 (33.54%) jQuery
6 53 (32.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (25.00%) HTML
8 34 (20.73%) LINQ
9 30 (18.29%) WPF
10 27 (16.46%) Web Services
11 26 (15.85%) CSS
11 26 (15.85%) HTML5
12 25 (15.24%) Ajax
13 24 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (13.41%) RESTful
15 18 (10.98%) Razor View Engine
15 18 (10.98%) XML
16 16 (9.76%) AngularJS
17 14 (8.54%) KnockoutJS
18 13 (7.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (6.10%) Kindle
2 10 (6.10%) Derivative
3 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.27%) User Experience
5 7 (4.27%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.66%) Open Source
7 5 (3.05%) Equities
8 4 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.44%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.22%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.22%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.83%) Android
2 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (54.27%) MVC
2 82 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (35.98%) TDD
4 42 (25.61%) Scrum
5 30 (18.29%) OO
6 27 (16.46%) BDD
7 21 (12.80%) Unit Testing
8 15 (9.15%) CRM
8 15 (9.15%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.54%) Mentoring
10 13 (7.93%) OOD
11 11 (6.71%) SOA
11 11 (6.71%) OOP
12 10 (6.10%) Pair Programming
13 7 (4.27%) Web Development
13 7 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.66%) Test Automation
14 6 (3.66%) Software Testing
14 6 (3.66%) Project Management
15 5 (3.05%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (88.41%) C#
2 64 (39.02%) SQL
3 60 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 25 (15.24%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.71%) Java
6 6 (3.66%) C
7 5 (3.05%) C++
7 5 (3.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.44%) VB
8 4 (2.44%) XAML
9 3 (1.83%) VB6
10 2 (1.22%) VBA
10 2 (1.22%) VBScript
10 2 (1.22%) PHP
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) COBOL
11 1 (0.61%) R
11 1 (0.61%) XPath
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (6.71%) Degree
2 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.05%) VCP4
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) HL7
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) WCAG
3 1 (0.61%) WAI
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.22%) vSphere
2 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.93%) Sitecore
3 12 (7.32%) Telerik
4 10 (6.10%) EPiServer
5 7 (4.27%) Oracle
5 7 (4.27%) DevExpress
6 5 (3.05%) Infragistics
7 4 (2.44%) Sybase
8 3 (1.83%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.22%) Splunk
9 2 (1.22%) IBM
9 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.22%) Endeca
9 2 (1.22%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.22%) OpenLink
9 2 (1.22%) VMware
10 1 (0.61%) Reuters
10 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.61%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.61%) HP
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