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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 308 567 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.11% 9.74% 8.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.19% 32.89% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 479 399
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%
.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
1176 1724 1787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.77% 29.62% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1396 1373
Median daily rate £450 £426 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -2.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +51.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

.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 24 June 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 24 June 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.

1 411 (67.49%) C#
2 265 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (40.07%) SQL Server
4 217 (35.63%) SQL
5 212 (34.81%) ASP.NET
6 187 (30.71%) Finance
7 171 (28.08%) TDD
8 156 (25.62%) MVC
9 147 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 144 (23.65%) HTML
11 136 (22.33%) Microsoft
12 109 (17.90%) CSS
12 109 (17.90%) BDD
13 107 (17.57%) Banking
14 100 (16.42%) .NET Framework
15 98 (16.09%) Scrum
16 97 (15.93%) AngularJS
17 91 (14.94%) Java
18 89 (14.61%) Windows
19 86 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
20 72 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
21 69 (11.33%) WPF
22 63 (10.34%) WCF
22 63 (10.34%) jQuery
23 61 (10.02%) Oracle
24 60 (9.85%) Web Services
24 60 (9.85%) Web Development
25 56 (9.20%) MS Excel
25 56 (9.20%) HTML5
26 55 (9.03%) XML

.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 37 (6.08%) CMS
2 35 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 24 (3.94%) IIS
4 22 (3.61%) Umbraco
5 19 (3.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (2.30%) Confluence
7 14 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.31%) JBoss
11 6 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.66%) Apache
13 4 (0.66%) Kentico
13 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.49%) EPiServer CMS
14 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.49%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 56 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) GIMP
4 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.33%) Endur
4 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 72 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.79%) PaaS
4 13 (2.13%) IaaS
5 9 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (1.48%) Office 365
6 8 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.15%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.66%) Force.com
8 4 (0.66%) GitHub
9 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.33%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.33%) Yammer
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.16%) Boomi
11 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.97%) Firewall
2 11 (1.81%) HTTP
2 11 (1.81%) VPN
3 9 (1.48%) DMZ
4 7 (1.15%) Network Security
5 6 (0.99%) Internet
5 6 (0.99%) Intranet
5 6 (0.99%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.49%) FTP
6 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.33%) AMQP
7 2 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.16%) LAN
8 1 (0.16%) NAS
8 1 (0.16%) SAN
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (40.07%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 25 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 25 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (3.94%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.96%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (1.64%) Big Data
13 10 (1.64%) MS Access
13 10 (1.64%) MySQL
14 8 (1.31%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.31%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (7.06%) SpecFlow
2 37 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (5.91%) Visual Studio
4 32 (5.25%) Git (software)
5 25 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (4.11%) Subversion
5 25 (4.11%) TeamCity
6 24 (3.94%) NUnit
7 22 (3.61%) JIRA
7 22 (3.61%) Selenium
8 15 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (2.30%) WebDriver
10 13 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.13%) MSTest
11 12 (1.97%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.64%) Protractor
13 8 (1.31%) Jasmine
14 7 (1.15%) Maven
15 5 (0.82%) CruiseControl
15 5 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 187 (30.71%) Finance
2 107 (17.57%) Banking
3 55 (9.03%) Investment Banking
4 53 (8.70%) Front Office
5 21 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.30%) Retail
7 10 (1.64%) Back Office
8 9 (1.48%) Marketing
9 7 (1.15%) Legal
10 5 (0.82%) Advertising
10 5 (0.82%) Law
11 3 (0.49%) Publishing
11 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 413 (67.82%) Developer
2 195 (32.02%) C# Developer
3 171 (28.08%) .NET Developer
4 104 (17.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 97 (15.93%) Senior Developer
6 52 (8.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 51 (8.37%) ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (7.88%) SQL Developer
9 43 (7.06%) Analyst
10 35 (5.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 30 (4.93%) WPF Developer
13 28 (4.60%) Front Office Developer
14 27 (4.43%) Architect
14 27 (4.43%) C# WPF Developer
15 26 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
15 26 (4.27%) Web Developer
16 19 (3.12%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
17 18 (2.96%) SharePoint Developer
18 17 (2.79%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (34.81%) ASP.NET
2 144 (23.65%) HTML
3 109 (17.90%) CSS
4 100 (16.42%) .NET Framework
5 97 (15.93%) AngularJS
6 86 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (11.33%) WPF
8 63 (10.34%) jQuery
8 63 (10.34%) WCF
9 60 (9.85%) Web Services
10 56 (9.20%) HTML5
11 55 (9.03%) XML
12 53 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (4.60%) WinForms
14 27 (4.43%) Entity Framework
14 27 (4.43%) RESTful
15 25 (4.11%) CSS3
16 23 (3.78%) Node.js
17 20 (3.28%) Reactive Extensions
18 18 (2.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 21 (3.45%) Equities
3 18 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
6 13 (2.13%) User Experience
7 11 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.64%) Derivative
8 10 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.31%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.15%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.99%) Fintech
11 6 (0.99%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.99%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.82%) IVR
12 5 (0.82%) NHS
12 5 (0.82%) Smartcard
12 5 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (14.61%) Windows
2 31 (5.09%) Windows Server
3 24 (3.94%) Linux
4 18 (2.96%) Unix
5 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.48%) Android
8 8 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.33%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (28.08%) TDD
3 156 (25.62%) MVC
4 109 (17.90%) BDD
5 98 (16.09%) Scrum
6 60 (9.85%) Web Development
7 54 (8.87%) Multithreading
8 53 (8.70%) OO
9 47 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (7.39%) DevOps
11 42 (6.90%) E-Commerce
12 39 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 38 (6.24%) CRM
14 35 (5.75%) MVVM
15 31 (5.09%) SDLC
16 29 (4.76%) Front End Development
17 27 (4.43%) SOA
18 26 (4.27%) Software Engineering
19 24 (3.94%) Migration
20 22 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 411 (67.49%) C#
2 217 (35.63%) SQL
3 147 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 91 (14.94%) Java
5 47 (7.72%) T-SQL
6 44 (7.22%) PowerShell
7 33 (5.42%) VB.NET
8 32 (5.25%) VBA
9 22 (3.61%) C++
9 22 (3.61%) VB
10 17 (2.79%) PHP
11 15 (2.46%) VBScript
12 11 (1.81%) XAML
13 9 (1.48%) Perl
13 9 (1.48%) Python
13 9 (1.48%) Ruby
14 7 (1.15%) C
14 7 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.15%) VB6
15 3 (0.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (4.76%) Degree
2 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.31%) ISEB
4 6 (0.99%) MCITP
4 6 (0.99%) MCSE
5 5 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.82%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.33%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.33%) MCSD
7 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) CCNA
8 1 (0.16%) CCNP
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.16%) MCSA
8 1 (0.16%) MCTS
8 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.40%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) WCAG
3 2 (0.33%) MiFID
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) SDET
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.13%) Docker
3 5 (0.82%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.66%) vSphere
5 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.33%) Xen
5 2 (0.33%) XenApp
5 2 (0.33%) XenServer
6 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.16%) GridGain
6 1 (0.16%) HDFS
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (2.30%) Puppet
2 9 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.82%) Control-M
3 5 (0.82%) SCOM
4 4 (0.66%) Ansible
5 3 (0.49%) Mesos
6 2 (0.33%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.33%) Salt
6 2 (0.33%) SCCM
6 2 (0.33%) Terraform
6 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) Ambari
7 1 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.16%) Nagios
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Identity Manager
7 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 136 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.02%) Oracle
3 18 (2.96%) Sitecore
4 17 (2.79%) IBM
5 15 (2.46%) Splunk
6 14 (2.30%) DevExpress
7 11 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.64%) VMware
9 9 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.15%) Sybase
11 6 (0.99%) Dell
11 6 (0.99%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.82%) Citrix
12 5 (0.82%) Tableau
13 4 (0.66%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.66%) Telerik
13 4 (0.66%) TIBCO
14 3 (0.49%) iManage
14 3 (0.49%) RedDot
14 3 (0.49%) WorldPay
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