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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 283 503 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.07% 9.49% 8.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.82% 31.22% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 422 369
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
.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
1240 1611 1738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.38% 30.39% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1325 1283
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £54.25 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

.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 30 August 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 30 August 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.

1 410 (67.43%) C#
2 285 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (39.64%) SQL Server
4 215 (35.36%) SQL
5 204 (33.55%) ASP.NET
6 182 (29.93%) Finance
7 176 (28.95%) TDD
8 162 (26.64%) MVC
9 157 (25.82%) JavaScript
10 142 (23.36%) HTML
11 140 (23.03%) Microsoft
12 124 (20.39%) BDD
13 105 (17.27%) Banking
14 101 (16.61%) CSS
15 100 (16.45%) AngularJS
16 98 (16.12%) Java
17 96 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
18 92 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
18 92 (15.13%) Scrum
19 83 (13.65%) .NET Framework
20 80 (13.16%) Windows
21 65 (10.69%) WPF
22 64 (10.53%) Web Services
23 62 (10.20%) CRM
23 62 (10.20%) DevOps
24 59 (9.70%) WCF
25 57 (9.38%) jQuery
25 57 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
26 55 (9.05%) E-Commerce
27 52 (8.55%) Multithreading

.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 41 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.77%) CMS
3 19 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 19 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (2.80%) Umbraco
5 16 (2.63%) IIS
6 15 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (2.30%) Confluence
8 12 (1.97%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.15%) Kentico
11 6 (0.99%) JBoss
11 6 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.66%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.49%) Apache
14 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) GIMP
4 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (7.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.16%) Endur
5 1 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.47%) PaaS
4 14 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.81%) Office 365
6 10 (1.64%) IaaS
7 9 (1.48%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.82%) Force.com
10 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.33%) Apcera
11 2 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.33%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.33%) SaaS
11 2 (0.33%) Yammer
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.14%) HTTP
1 13 (2.14%) Network Security
2 12 (1.97%) Firewall
3 8 (1.32%) VPN
4 7 (1.15%) DMZ
4 7 (1.15%) Kerberos
5 5 (0.82%) Internet
5 5 (0.82%) Intranet
6 4 (0.66%) FTP
7 2 (0.33%) AMQP
7 2 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.33%) SSL
7 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.16%) LDAP
8 1 (0.16%) NAS
8 1 (0.16%) SAN
8 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (39.64%) SQL Server
2 49 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 29 (4.77%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.97%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.81%) Big Data
12 11 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.48%) MS Access
13 9 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.15%) MySQL
14 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 52 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (7.07%) TeamCity
3 35 (5.76%) Git (software)
4 34 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 31 (5.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 30 (4.93%) Subversion
7 27 (4.44%) SpecFlow
8 25 (4.11%) JIRA
9 20 (3.29%) Selenium
10 19 (3.13%) NUnit
11 15 (2.47%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (1.97%) Jenkins
12 12 (1.97%) MSTest
13 10 (1.64%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.64%) MSBuild
13 10 (1.64%) Protractor
14 8 (1.32%) Mocha
15 7 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 6 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 182 (29.93%) Finance
2 105 (17.27%) Banking
3 47 (7.73%) Investment Banking
4 44 (7.24%) Front Office
5 35 (5.76%) Financial Institution
6 21 (3.45%) Retail
7 15 (2.47%) Back Office
8 9 (1.48%) Advertising
9 8 (1.32%) Law
10 7 (1.15%) Legal
11 6 (0.99%) Marketing
12 3 (0.49%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 420 (69.08%) Developer
2 185 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 172 (28.29%) .NET Developer
4 93 (15.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (14.80%) Senior Developer
6 60 (9.87%) Senior C# Developer
7 49 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (7.89%) SQL Developer
9 37 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
10 35 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (4.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 28 (4.61%) Architect
13 27 (4.44%) WPF Developer
14 26 (4.28%) Angular Developer
15 25 (4.11%) Analyst
16 24 (3.95%) C# WPF Developer
17 23 (3.78%) Front Office Developer
18 21 (3.45%) CRM Developer
19 20 (3.29%) SharePoint Developer
20 19 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (33.55%) ASP.NET
2 142 (23.36%) HTML
3 101 (16.61%) CSS
4 100 (16.45%) AngularJS
5 92 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (13.65%) .NET Framework
7 65 (10.69%) WPF
8 64 (10.53%) Web Services
9 59 (9.70%) WCF
10 57 (9.38%) jQuery
11 50 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (8.22%) HTML5
12 48 (7.89%) XML
13 32 (5.26%) RESTful
14 31 (5.10%) Node.js
15 29 (4.77%) Entity Framework
16 28 (4.61%) CSS3
16 28 (4.61%) WinForms
17 23 (3.78%) React
18 17 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.11%) Fixed Income
2 22 (3.62%) Computer Science
2 22 (3.62%) Equities
3 14 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.30%) User Experience
4 13 (2.14%) Digital Media
4 13 (2.14%) Public Cloud
5 12 (1.97%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (1.48%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.15%) Derivative
8 7 (1.15%) Fintech
9 6 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.82%) Market Risk
10 5 (0.82%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 80 (13.16%) Windows
2 24 (3.95%) Windows Server
3 20 (3.29%) Unix
4 19 (3.13%) Linux
5 16 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.97%) Android
8 9 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.33%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (28.95%) TDD
3 162 (26.64%) MVC
4 124 (20.39%) BDD
5 92 (15.13%) Scrum
6 62 (10.20%) CRM
6 62 (10.20%) DevOps
7 57 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (9.05%) E-Commerce
9 52 (8.55%) Multithreading
10 47 (7.73%) OO
11 46 (7.57%) Web Development
12 40 (6.58%) Unit Testing
13 35 (5.76%) SDLC
14 33 (5.43%) MVVM
15 30 (4.93%) Front End Development
16 28 (4.61%) Migration
17 27 (4.44%) Mentoring
18 23 (3.78%) High Availability
18 23 (3.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 410 (67.43%) C#
2 215 (35.36%) SQL
3 157 (25.82%) JavaScript
4 98 (16.12%) Java
5 47 (7.73%) T-SQL
6 39 (6.41%) PowerShell
7 29 (4.77%) VB.NET
8 23 (3.78%) VBA
9 20 (3.29%) C++
10 19 (3.13%) PHP
11 18 (2.96%) VB
12 14 (2.30%) Perl
12 14 (2.30%) Ruby
12 14 (2.30%) VBScript
13 13 (2.14%) XAML
14 11 (1.81%) Python
15 8 (1.32%) C
16 7 (1.15%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.15%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (4.28%) Degree
2 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.15%) ISEB
5 6 (0.99%) MCITP
5 6 (0.99%) MCSE
6 4 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.33%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) PMP
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.59%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) SLA
2 2 (0.33%) WCAG
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) SDET
3 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.97%) Docker
3 7 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.49%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.33%) Xen
6 2 (0.33%) XenServer
7 1 (0.16%) GridGain
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) Samba
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.14%) Puppet
3 7 (1.15%) SCOM
4 5 (0.82%) Ansible
4 5 (0.82%) Control-M
5 3 (0.49%) Mesos
6 2 (0.33%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.33%) Salt
6 2 (0.33%) Terraform
6 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.16%) Nagios
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.16%) SCCM
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 140 (23.03%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.06%) Oracle
3 16 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 15 (2.47%) IBM
5 14 (2.30%) Splunk
6 10 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.48%) DevExpress
7 9 (1.48%) VMware
8 8 (1.32%) Sybase
9 7 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.99%) Dell
11 5 (0.82%) Tableau
12 4 (0.66%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.66%) Serena
12 4 (0.66%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.49%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.49%) Sun
14 2 (0.33%) HP
14 2 (0.33%) Remedy
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago