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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 104 115 138
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 97 84 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.41% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 4.75% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 72 49
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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 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £547
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
.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
1623 1769 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.31% 29.66% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1314 1372 1442
Average daily rate £425 £438 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 25
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

.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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 184 (100.00%) .NET
2 161 (87.50%) C#
3 129 (70.11%) SQL Server
4 114 (61.96%) ASP.NET
5 108 (58.70%) MVC
6 105 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (53.80%) Entity Framework
8 77 (41.85%) JavaScript
9 75 (40.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 69 (37.50%) WCF
11 65 (35.33%) TDD
11 65 (35.33%) SQL
12 61 (33.15%) LINQ
13 59 (32.07%) jQuery
14 54 (29.35%) Scrum
15 52 (28.26%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (26.09%) HTML
17 38 (20.65%) CSS
17 38 (20.65%) Unit Testing
17 38 (20.65%) ASP.NET Web API
18 36 (19.57%) T-SQL
18 36 (19.57%) Web Services
18 36 (19.57%) OO
19 33 (17.93%) Ajax
19 33 (17.93%) Team Foundation Server
20 32 (17.39%) HTML5
20 32 (17.39%) BDD
20 32 (17.39%) AngularJS
20 32 (17.39%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (15.76%) CMS
2 21 (11.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (10.87%) Kentico
3 20 (10.87%) Umbraco
4 10 (5.43%) Node.js
4 10 (5.43%) IIS
5 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.72%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.63%) JBoss
8 3 (1.63%) Apache
8 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.09%) DNN
9 2 (1.09%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.54%) Confluence
10 1 (0.54%) Immediacy CMS
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (9.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.09%) Endur
4 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) HTTP
2 3 (1.63%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) Firewall
4 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (70.11%) SQL Server
2 52 (28.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.26%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.26%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.63%) MySQL
8 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.63%) MS Access
9 2 (1.09%) SSDT
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.54%) DB2
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (17.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.24%) NUnit
4 12 (6.52%) SpecFlow
5 8 (4.35%) Moq
5 8 (4.35%) ReSharper
5 8 (4.35%) MSTest
6 6 (3.26%) Fiddler
6 6 (3.26%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (2.17%) Selenium
7 4 (2.17%) JIRA
8 3 (1.63%) ProC
8 3 (1.63%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.09%) WiX
9 2 (1.09%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.09%) Subversion
9 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (14.13%) Finance
2 24 (13.04%) Banking
3 13 (7.07%) Front Office
4 10 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.80%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.26%) Law
7 4 (2.17%) Legal
8 3 (1.63%) Back Office
9 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.09%) Advertising
9 2 (1.09%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.54%) Retail
10 1 (0.54%) Publishing
10 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 146 (79.35%) Developer
2 86 (46.74%) .NET Developer
3 31 (16.85%) C# Developer
4 25 (13.59%) Senior Developer
5 23 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (9.78%) Architect
7 17 (9.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.52%) CRM Developer
9 10 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.35%) .NET Architect
12 7 (3.80%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Senior C# Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Umbraco Developer
14 5 (2.72%) Lead Developer
14 5 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.72%) Software Developer
14 5 (2.72%) Analyst
14 5 (2.72%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (61.96%) ASP.NET
3 99 (53.80%) Entity Framework
4 75 (40.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 69 (37.50%) WCF
6 61 (33.15%) LINQ
7 59 (32.07%) jQuery
8 48 (26.09%) HTML
9 38 (20.65%) CSS
9 38 (20.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (19.57%) Web Services
11 33 (17.93%) Ajax
12 32 (17.39%) AngularJS
12 32 (17.39%) HTML5
13 30 (16.30%) Razor View Engine
13 30 (16.30%) XML
14 25 (13.59%) RESTful
15 24 (13.04%) CSS3
16 21 (11.41%) JSON
17 18 (9.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.98%) Derivative
2 10 (5.43%) Kindle
3 8 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.80%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (3.26%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.72%) User Experience
7 4 (2.17%) Equities
7 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.63%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.54%) Tandem
10 1 (0.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.24%) Windows
2 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.54%) Android
3 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (58.70%) MVC
2 105 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (35.33%) TDD
4 54 (29.35%) Scrum
5 38 (20.65%) Unit Testing
6 36 (19.57%) OO
7 32 (17.39%) BDD
8 24 (13.04%) SDLC
8 24 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 21 (11.41%) OOD
10 20 (10.87%) CRM
10 20 (10.87%) Mentoring
11 19 (10.33%) Pair Programming
12 17 (9.24%) SOA
13 14 (7.61%) Web Development
14 13 (7.07%) OOP
15 9 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (3.80%) Workflow
17 6 (3.26%) EAI
17 6 (3.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (87.50%) C#
2 77 (41.85%) JavaScript
3 65 (35.33%) SQL
4 36 (19.57%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.26%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.72%) XAML
6 5 (2.72%) XPath
6 5 (2.72%) Java
7 4 (2.17%) C++
7 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.17%) VB
8 3 (1.63%) VBA
8 3 (1.63%) C
9 2 (1.09%) VBScript
9 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.26%) Degree
4 3 (1.63%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) MCSD
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.43%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 69 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.41%) Sitecore
3 19 (10.33%) EPiServer
4 15 (8.15%) Telerik
5 7 (3.80%) DevExpress
6 5 (2.72%) IBM
6 5 (2.72%) Twitter
7 4 (2.17%) Oracle
7 4 (2.17%) Ektron
7 4 (2.17%) Infragistics
8 2 (1.09%) Kofax
8 2 (1.09%) OpenLink
8 2 (1.09%) Splunk
9 1 (0.54%) Tableau
9 1 (0.54%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.54%) Adobe
9 1 (0.54%) Reuters
9 1 (0.54%) Bloomberg
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £444.44 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago