The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had .NET Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Programmer
Rank 163 196 200
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.034% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.036% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
.NET Programmer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3178 5518 5658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 94.79% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2581 4245 4207
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured .NET Programmer in the job title.

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer across the City of London region.

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer across the City of London region.

.NET Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, .NET Programmer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring .NET Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) CAPI
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

.NET Programmer Skill Set
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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) CAPI
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft