The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.93% 1.45% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 9.09% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £530 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.81% +7.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £526 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £546 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.NET
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.00% 15.94% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 17
Average daily rate £383 £525 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +85.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £663 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Docklands, London region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Docklands, London region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET.

1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) VB
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) VB6
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) VBScript
6 5 (27.78%) VBA
6 5 (27.78%) XSD
6 5 (27.78%) XSL
6 5 (27.78%) ActiveX
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) WPF
6 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) MVVM
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 4 (22.22%) Tableau

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
1 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) UI Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) XSD
3 5 (27.78%) XSL
3 5 (27.78%) ActiveX
3 5 (27.78%) WPF
4 4 (22.22%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE
6 2 (11.11%) JSP
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Statistics
2 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 4 (22.22%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
2 4 (22.22%) Stress Testing
2 4 (22.22%) MVVM
2 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) UML
2 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
3 7 (38.89%) VB
3 7 (38.89%) VB6
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) VBScript
5 5 (27.78%) VBA
6 4 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Tableau
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) BEA