The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Programmer role 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Programmer
Rank - 196 193
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.084% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.089% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £279 £310
% change year-on-year
+25.56% -10.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
4624 5603 5353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 93.70% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3536 4053 4000
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 132
Average hourly rate £17.81 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.01 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Programmer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (25.00%) Facebook
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) logstash
4 1 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) F#

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) F#
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com