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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 277 429 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.11% 9.11% 8.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.18% 29.20% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 361 372
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 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £352 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.42% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
1195 1469 1738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.00% 31.20% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1226 1321
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
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 25 September 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 25 September 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.

1 400 (68.97%) C#
2 263 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
3 225 (38.79%) SQL Server
4 212 (36.55%) SQL
5 204 (35.17%) ASP.NET
6 171 (29.48%) Finance
7 167 (28.79%) MVC
8 158 (27.24%) TDD
9 157 (27.07%) JavaScript
10 144 (24.83%) HTML
11 133 (22.93%) Microsoft
12 113 (19.48%) BDD
13 105 (18.10%) AngularJS
14 101 (17.41%) CSS
15 93 (16.03%) Banking
15 93 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 88 (15.17%) Microsoft Azure
17 87 (15.00%) Java
18 83 (14.31%) .NET Framework
19 78 (13.45%) Scrum
20 70 (12.07%) Windows
21 69 (11.90%) Web Services
22 61 (10.52%) CRM
23 60 (10.34%) E-Commerce
24 57 (9.83%) WCF
25 54 (9.31%) jQuery
25 54 (9.31%) XML
26 52 (8.97%) WPF
27 51 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 51 (8.79%) 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 36 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.79%) CMS
3 19 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (2.41%) IIS
5 14 (2.41%) Umbraco
6 13 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.90%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.38%) Kentico
11 7 (1.21%) Confluence
12 5 (0.86%) NServiceBus
12 5 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.69%) JBoss
13 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.52%) Apache
15 2 (0.34%) FileNet
15 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.17%) GIMP
4 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (7.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.86%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.34%) Magento
4 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.17%) Endur
5 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.17%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (15.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.90%) Office 365
5 6 (1.03%) PaaS
6 5 (0.86%) Force.com
6 5 (0.86%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.69%) IaaS
8 2 (0.34%) Apcera
8 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.34%) SaaS
8 2 (0.34%) Yammer
9 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.17%) Boomi
9 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.41%) HTTP
2 12 (2.07%) Network Security
3 10 (1.72%) Firewall
4 7 (1.21%) Kerberos
5 6 (1.03%) Intranet
6 4 (0.69%) FTP
6 4 (0.69%) Internet
7 2 (0.34%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.34%) SSL
7 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) DMZ
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) Extranet
8 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.17%) LAN
8 1 (0.17%) LDAP
8 1 (0.17%) NAS
8 1 (0.17%) snoop
8 1 (0.17%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (38.79%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 27 (4.66%) MongoDB
7 21 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (2.24%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.07%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.72%) Big Data
13 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.55%) MS Access
15 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.86%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 51 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (7.41%) TeamCity
3 36 (6.21%) Visual Studio
4 27 (4.66%) Git (software)
5 26 (4.48%) Subversion
6 25 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (4.14%) SpecFlow
8 22 (3.79%) Selenium
9 21 (3.62%) JIRA
10 19 (3.28%) NUnit
11 18 (3.10%) WebDriver
12 13 (2.24%) Jenkins
12 13 (2.24%) MSTest
13 12 (2.07%) Cucumber
14 10 (1.72%) Protractor
15 9 (1.55%) MSBuild
16 8 (1.38%) Mocha
17 6 (1.03%) Jasmine
17 6 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
17 6 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 171 (29.48%) Finance
2 93 (16.03%) Banking
3 40 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 38 (6.55%) Front Office
5 36 (6.21%) Financial Institution
6 22 (3.79%) Retail
7 17 (2.93%) Back Office
8 9 (1.55%) Advertising
8 9 (1.55%) Legal
9 8 (1.38%) Law
10 4 (0.69%) Marketing
11 3 (0.52%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 405 (69.83%) Developer
2 172 (29.66%) C# Developer
3 166 (28.62%) .NET Developer
4 91 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (13.45%) Senior Developer
6 52 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
7 48 (8.28%) SQL Developer
8 47 (8.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
10 32 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 28 (4.83%) Angular Developer
13 25 (4.31%) Analyst
13 25 (4.31%) Architect
14 23 (3.97%) CRM Developer
15 20 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
16 18 (3.10%) WPF Developer
17 17 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM Developer
17 17 (2.93%) Front Office Developer
17 17 (2.93%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (35.17%) ASP.NET
2 144 (24.83%) HTML
3 105 (18.10%) AngularJS
4 101 (17.41%) CSS
5 93 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (14.31%) .NET Framework
7 69 (11.90%) Web Services
8 57 (9.83%) WCF
9 54 (9.31%) jQuery
9 54 (9.31%) XML
10 52 (8.97%) WPF
11 50 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (8.62%) HTML5
12 36 (6.21%) RESTful
13 34 (5.86%) Node.js
14 29 (5.00%) Entity Framework
14 29 (5.00%) React
15 26 (4.48%) CSS3
16 25 (4.31%) WinForms
17 19 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.31%) Fixed Income
2 23 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.93%) Equities
5 13 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.24%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.24%) Public Cloud
5 13 (2.24%) User Experience
6 12 (2.07%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.38%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.03%) Derivative
9 6 (1.03%) Fintech
9 6 (1.03%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.86%) Market Risk
10 5 (0.86%) Swaptions
10 5 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 70 (12.07%) Windows
2 22 (3.79%) Windows Server
3 17 (2.93%) Unix
4 16 (2.76%) Linux
5 15 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.41%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.07%) Android
8 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.34%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (28.79%) MVC
3 158 (27.24%) TDD
4 113 (19.48%) BDD
5 78 (13.45%) Scrum
6 61 (10.52%) CRM
7 60 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 51 (8.79%) DevOps
9 49 (8.45%) OO
10 46 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (7.24%) Multithreading
11 42 (7.24%) Unit Testing
12 41 (7.07%) Web Development
13 30 (5.17%) SDLC
14 28 (4.83%) Front End Development
14 28 (4.83%) MVVM
15 27 (4.66%) Mentoring
16 25 (4.31%) OOP
17 24 (4.14%) SOLID
18 23 (3.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 400 (68.97%) C#
2 212 (36.55%) SQL
3 157 (27.07%) JavaScript
4 87 (15.00%) Java
5 50 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 36 (6.21%) PowerShell
7 27 (4.66%) VB.NET
8 23 (3.97%) VBA
9 22 (3.79%) PHP
10 17 (2.93%) VB
11 15 (2.59%) C++
12 14 (2.41%) Perl
13 12 (2.07%) Ruby
13 12 (2.07%) XAML
14 11 (1.90%) VBScript
15 10 (1.72%) Python
16 9 (1.55%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.38%) Scala
18 7 (1.21%) C
19 6 (1.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 23 (3.97%) Degree
2 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.03%) MCITP
3 6 (1.03%) MCSE
4 5 (0.86%) ISEB
5 4 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.34%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (0.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) SEPA
4 1 (0.17%) SDET
4 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) TARGET2
4 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.21%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.86%) Docker
4 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.17%) GridGain
7 1 (0.17%) NFS
7 1 (0.17%) Samba
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.21%) Control-M
2 7 (1.21%) SCOM
3 5 (0.86%) Puppet
4 4 (0.69%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) Mesos
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.17%) Icinga
6 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.17%) Kibana
6 1 (0.17%) logstash
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) SCCM
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 133 (22.93%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.59%) Oracle
3 14 (2.41%) Sitecore
4 10 (1.72%) IBM
4 10 (1.72%) VMware
5 8 (1.38%) Splunk
6 7 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.03%) Dell
8 5 (0.86%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.86%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.69%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.69%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.69%) Serena
9 4 (0.69%) Sybase
10 3 (0.52%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.52%) Sun
10 3 (0.52%) Tableau
10 3 (0.52%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.34%) HP
11 2 (0.34%) Xamarin
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