The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 295 288 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.33% 8.45% 9.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.92% 25.99% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 244 428
Median daily rate £450 £451 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.14%
.NET
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
1184 1108 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.43% 32.49% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 936 1369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £23.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

.NET
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 across the City of London region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

.NET
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 across the City of London region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 419 (72.49%) C#
2 274 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (46.02%) SQL Server
4 209 (36.16%) ASP.NET
5 203 (35.12%) SQL
6 195 (33.74%) MVC
7 183 (31.66%) TDD
8 180 (31.14%) Finance
9 175 (30.28%) JavaScript
10 152 (26.30%) Microsoft
11 151 (26.12%) HTML
12 138 (23.88%) AngularJS
13 114 (19.72%) CSS
14 110 (19.03%) Banking
15 101 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 95 (16.44%) BDD
17 92 (15.92%) Web Services
18 90 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
19 84 (14.53%) T-SQL
20 82 (14.19%) .NET Framework
21 75 (12.98%) Windows
21 75 (12.98%) Scrum
22 71 (12.28%) Java
23 68 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
24 67 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 64 (11.07%) DevOps
26 63 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
26 63 (10.90%) WCF
27 61 (10.55%) jQuery
28 60 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
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 29 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.46%) CMS
3 18 (3.11%) IIS
4 15 (2.60%) Umbraco
5 14 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.38%) Kentico
7 8 (1.38%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.21%) Apache
9 6 (1.04%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.04%) Confluence
9 6 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.87%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.69%) FileNet
11 4 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.04%) MS Office
3 4 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.69%) MS Project
3 4 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Endur
3 2 (0.35%) Magento
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.17%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 90 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.25%) IaaS
4 12 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.08%) PaaS
5 7 (1.21%) Office 365
6 5 (0.87%) SaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.35%) GitHub
8 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) Force.com
9 1 (0.17%) G Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.60%) HTTP
2 7 (1.21%) Intranet
2 7 (1.21%) Network Security
3 5 (0.87%) Firewall
3 5 (0.87%) SAN
3 5 (0.87%) SSL
4 4 (0.69%) Internet
4 4 (0.69%) snoop
4 4 (0.69%) VPN
5 3 (0.52%) FTP
5 3 (0.52%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.35%) AMQP
6 2 (0.35%) DMARC
6 2 (0.35%) DNS
6 2 (0.35%) LDAP
6 2 (0.35%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.17%) Extranet
7 1 (0.17%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (46.02%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (8.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (7.27%) NoSQL
5 34 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (4.50%) MongoDB
8 21 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (3.29%) Hadoop
9 19 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (2.25%) Relational Database
12 12 (2.08%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.90%) Big Data
14 10 (1.73%) Power BI
14 10 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (1.56%) Couchbase
16 8 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (1.21%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 60 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (7.96%) TeamCity
3 42 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 42 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 26 (4.50%) NUnit
4 26 (4.50%) Subversion
5 23 (3.98%) Jenkins
6 22 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 21 (3.63%) MSTest
8 19 (3.29%) JIRA
9 15 (2.60%) gulp
9 15 (2.60%) SpecFlow
10 14 (2.42%) Selenium
11 12 (2.08%) Mocha
12 11 (1.90%) MSBuild
12 11 (1.90%) WebDriver
13 10 (1.73%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.73%) Protractor
14 9 (1.56%) Bower
14 9 (1.56%) Sinon.JS
General
1 180 (31.14%) Finance
2 110 (19.03%) Banking
3 46 (7.96%) Front Office
4 35 (6.06%) Back Office
5 31 (5.36%) Investment Banking
6 30 (5.19%) Financial Institution
7 21 (3.63%) Retail
8 17 (2.94%) Advertising
9 10 (1.73%) Legal
10 8 (1.38%) Law
11 6 (1.04%) Marketing
12 5 (0.87%) Games
13 3 (0.52%) Billing
14 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 1 (0.17%) French Language
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 425 (73.53%) Developer
2 187 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 156 (26.99%) C# Developer
4 96 (16.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 67 (11.59%) Senior Developer
6 47 (8.13%) SQL Developer
7 43 (7.44%) Angular Developer
8 42 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
9 36 (6.23%) Senior C# Developer
10 35 (6.06%) Architect
11 31 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
12 30 (5.19%) Analyst
13 29 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 28 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 26 (4.50%) CRM Developer
16 25 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 25 (4.33%) WPF Developer
17 21 (3.63%) C# WPF Developer
18 20 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (36.16%) ASP.NET
2 151 (26.12%) HTML
3 138 (23.88%) AngularJS
4 114 (19.72%) CSS
5 101 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (15.92%) Web Services
7 82 (14.19%) .NET Framework
8 63 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 63 (10.90%) WCF
9 61 (10.55%) jQuery
10 58 (10.03%) RESTful
10 58 (10.03%) WPF
11 55 (9.52%) XML
12 53 (9.17%) HTML5
13 35 (6.06%) REST
14 33 (5.71%) Node.js
15 31 (5.36%) Entity Framework
16 27 (4.67%) React
17 26 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (4.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.02%) Fixed Income
2 23 (3.98%) Computer Science
2 23 (3.98%) User Experience
3 21 (3.63%) Equities
3 21 (3.63%) Mathematics
4 19 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.60%) Public Cloud
6 11 (1.90%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.90%) Fintech
6 11 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.73%) Derivative
7 10 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (1.73%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.38%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.21%) Market Risk
9 7 (1.21%) Physics
10 6 (1.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.98%) Windows
2 19 (3.29%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.77%) Android
4 16 (2.77%) Unix
5 14 (2.42%) Linux
6 12 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (33.74%) MVC
3 183 (31.66%) TDD
4 95 (16.44%) BDD
5 75 (12.98%) Scrum
6 68 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (11.07%) DevOps
8 54 (9.34%) CRM
9 53 (9.17%) E-Commerce
10 48 (8.30%) OO
11 44 (7.61%) Multithreading
12 42 (7.27%) Unit Testing
13 38 (6.57%) OOP
14 36 (6.23%) Front End Development
15 33 (5.71%) Web Development
16 32 (5.54%) Data Modelling
17 30 (5.19%) SOA
18 29 (5.02%) MVVM
19 28 (4.84%) SDLC
19 28 (4.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 419 (72.49%) C#
2 203 (35.12%) SQL
3 175 (30.28%) JavaScript
4 84 (14.53%) T-SQL
5 71 (12.28%) Java
6 39 (6.75%) PowerShell
7 22 (3.81%) Python
8 17 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 16 (2.77%) VBA
10 15 (2.60%) PHP
10 15 (2.60%) Ruby
10 15 (2.60%) XAML
11 14 (2.42%) Perl
12 12 (2.08%) VB
13 11 (1.90%) C++
13 11 (1.90%) Scala
14 9 (1.56%) C
15 8 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.21%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (3.46%) Degree
2 9 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.69%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.69%) ISEB
3 4 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.35%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.35%) MCITP
5 2 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.81%) QA
2 5 (0.87%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) SEPA
4 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.35%) TARGET2
4 2 (0.35%) WCAG
5 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.38%) Docker
3 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.35%) NFS
5 2 (0.35%) Samba
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.38%) Puppet
3 6 (1.04%) Ansible
4 4 (0.69%) SCOM
5 3 (0.52%) Control-M
6 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.17%) Grafana
7 1 (0.17%) Graphite
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Packer
7 1 (0.17%) SCCM
7 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 152 (26.30%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.92%) Oracle
3 10 (1.73%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.56%) TIBCO
5 8 (1.38%) IBM
6 7 (1.21%) Infragistics
7 6 (1.04%) Serena
7 6 (1.04%) VMware
7 6 (1.04%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.87%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.87%) Lotus
9 4 (0.69%) Adobe
9 4 (0.69%) Cognos
9 4 (0.69%) Google
9 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.69%) Splunk
9 4 (0.69%) Sybase
9 4 (0.69%) Tableau
9 4 (0.69%) Telerik
10 3 (0.52%) Workday
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