The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
UK / England
Rank 188 138 164
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +26
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 557 773 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.69% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 5.75% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 527 442
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 1
Median hourly rate £25.50 £39.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +4.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.05 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-29.73% +2.66%

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12820 13434 12582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.92% 29.42% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8877 9308 8640
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 241 165
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Histogram in England

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -49 208 £421 -0.94% 72
South East -21 89 £358 +2.14% 81
West Midlands 0 55 £340 +4.61% 36
Yorkshire +9 46 £340 +4.46% 42
South West +4 44 £350 - 37
East of England +1 39 £355 +18.33% 31
North West -25 36 £320 -1.53% 58
East Midlands -11 35 £350 +19.65% 34
North East -30 6 £265 -29.33% 3
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 1301 (100.00%) .NET
2 1091 (83.86%) C#
3 723 (55.57%) SQL Server
4 707 (54.34%) MVC
5 647 (49.73%) Entity Framework
6 633 (48.65%) ASP.NET
7 597 (45.89%) JavaScript
8 557 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
9 534 (41.05%) SQL
10 440 (33.82%) HTML
11 409 (31.44%) CSS
12 389 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 386 (29.67%) Microsoft
14 322 (24.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 322 (24.75%) WCF
15 310 (23.83%) Visual Studio
16 302 (23.21%) TDD
17 287 (22.06%) AngularJS
18 281 (21.60%) jQuery
19 279 (21.45%) Web Services
20 257 (19.75%) Team Foundation Server
21 256 (19.68%) Scrum
22 226 (17.37%) XML
23 191 (14.68%) T-SQL
24 185 (14.22%) OO
25 183 (14.07%) Windows
26 173 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
27 169 (12.99%) Unit Testing
28 168 (12.91%) HTML5
29 162 (12.45%) Finance

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 107 (8.22%) IIS
2 65 (5.00%) CMS
3 62 (4.77%) Umbraco
4 60 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 35 (2.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 33 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (2.00%) NServiceBus
8 18 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.15%) Confluence
10 12 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
11 11 (0.85%) Sitefinity
12 9 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.54%) Apache
13 7 (0.54%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.54%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.31%) JBoss
16 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 118 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.92%) MS Office
3 12 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.61%) MS Project
5 7 (0.54%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.077%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 72 (5.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.077%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.077%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.077%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.077%) Endur
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.077%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.077%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 173 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.61%) PaaS
4 14 (1.08%) SaaS
5 12 (0.92%) IaaS
6 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.31%) GitHub
8 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.15%) Office 365
9 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.077%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.077%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.077%) Route 53
9 1 (0.077%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.54%) HTTP
2 17 (1.31%) Internet
3 14 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.69%) DNS
4 9 (0.69%) SAN
5 7 (0.54%) Firewall
5 7 (0.54%) Kerberos
5 7 (0.54%) Network Security
6 6 (0.46%) NAS
7 5 (0.38%) Intranet
7 5 (0.38%) SSL
8 4 (0.31%) AMQP
8 4 (0.31%) FTP
8 4 (0.31%) SMS
9 3 (0.23%) VPN
10 2 (0.15%) Modbus
10 2 (0.15%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.077%) 802.15
11 1 (0.077%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.077%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 723 (55.57%) SQL Server
2 129 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 129 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 76 (5.84%) NoSQL
4 66 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 60 (4.61%) Relational Database
7 37 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (2.61%) Oracle Database
9 31 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 29 (2.23%) MySQL
11 27 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (1.77%) MongoDB
13 16 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.23%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.15%) Couchbase
15 13 (1.00%) MS Access
16 11 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
16 11 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 310 (23.83%) Visual Studio
2 257 (19.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 116 (8.92%) NUnit
4 114 (8.76%) Git (software)
5 69 (5.30%) Subversion
6 54 (4.15%) Moq
7 50 (3.84%) Selenium
7 50 (3.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 48 (3.69%) MSTest
9 43 (3.31%) JIRA
10 40 (3.07%) SpecFlow
11 39 (3.00%) TeamCity
12 28 (2.15%) Grunt
13 27 (2.08%) Jasmine
14 23 (1.77%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.69%) Cucumber
16 21 (1.61%) gulp
17 16 (1.23%) ReSharper
18 15 (1.15%) CruiseControl
18 15 (1.15%) MSI
General
1 162 (12.45%) Finance
2 56 (4.30%) Banking
3 38 (2.92%) Front Office
4 36 (2.77%) Back Office
5 18 (1.38%) Advertising
5 18 (1.38%) Marketing
5 18 (1.38%) Retail
6 16 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.69%) Local Government
9 9 (0.69%) Publishing
10 7 (0.54%) Games
11 6 (0.46%) Billing
11 6 (0.46%) Electronics
12 5 (0.38%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.23%) French Language
13 3 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1042 (80.09%) Developer
2 704 (54.11%) .NET Developer
3 493 (37.89%) C# Developer
4 374 (28.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 164 (12.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 142 (10.91%) SQL Developer
7 125 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 116 (8.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 114 (8.76%) Senior Developer
10 87 (6.69%) Senior .NET Developer
11 69 (5.30%) Software Developer
12 66 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
13 62 (4.77%) Senior C# Developer
14 59 (4.53%) Architect
15 53 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
16 50 (3.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 50 (3.84%) WPF Developer
17 48 (3.69%) Microsoft Developer
18 46 (3.54%) CRM Developer
19 45 (3.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1301 (100.00%) .NET
2 647 (49.73%) Entity Framework
3 633 (48.65%) ASP.NET
4 440 (33.82%) HTML
5 409 (31.44%) CSS
6 389 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 322 (24.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 322 (24.75%) WCF
8 287 (22.06%) AngularJS
9 281 (21.60%) jQuery
10 279 (21.45%) Web Services
11 226 (17.37%) XML
12 168 (12.91%) HTML5
13 141 (10.84%) REST
14 136 (10.45%) WPF
15 124 (9.53%) LINQ
16 115 (8.84%) SOAP
17 101 (7.76%) RESTful
18 100 (7.69%) JSON
19 98 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.15%) Mobile App
3 26 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 25 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 24 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 22 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 19 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 19 (1.46%) User Experience
8 18 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 15 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.08%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.00%) Equities
12 12 (0.92%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (0.85%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.69%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.61%) Blackberry
15 8 (0.61%) Clustering
15 8 (0.61%) Visualisation
16 7 (0.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 183 (14.07%) Windows
2 39 (3.00%) Windows Server
3 34 (2.61%) Linux
4 17 (1.31%) Android
5 16 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.77%) Windows Phone
8 9 (0.69%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.61%) Windows Phone 8
9 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.54%) Unix
11 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.15%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.077%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.077%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.077%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (54.34%) MVC
2 557 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
3 302 (23.21%) TDD
4 256 (19.68%) Scrum
5 185 (14.22%) OO
6 169 (12.99%) Unit Testing
7 145 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
8 140 (10.76%) Web Development
9 114 (8.76%) SOLID
10 110 (8.46%) BDD
11 98 (7.53%) Software Engineering
12 85 (6.53%) CRM
13 82 (6.30%) SDLC
14 75 (5.76%) Front End Development
14 75 (5.76%) SOA
15 73 (5.61%) OOD
16 72 (5.53%) Dependency Injection
17 69 (5.30%) Automated Testing
18 63 (4.84%) MVVM
19 58 (4.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1091 (83.86%) C#
2 597 (45.89%) JavaScript
3 534 (41.05%) SQL
4 191 (14.68%) T-SQL
5 76 (5.84%) Java
6 70 (5.38%) VB
7 60 (4.61%) VB.NET
8 47 (3.61%) TypeScript
9 44 (3.38%) VBA
10 35 (2.69%) PowerShell
11 25 (1.92%) VB6
12 20 (1.54%) XAML
13 19 (1.46%) PHP
14 16 (1.23%) C++
14 16 (1.23%) Ruby
15 11 (0.85%) Python
16 10 (0.77%) C
17 9 (0.69%) Perl
18 8 (0.61%) PL/SQL
19 7 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (6.53%) Security Cleared
2 65 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 49 (3.77%) Degree
4 15 (1.15%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.54%) ISEB
7 6 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.38%) HND
9 4 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.31%) HNC
9 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.23%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.15%) MCAD
11 2 (0.15%) MCSD
11 2 (0.15%) MCTS
11 2 (0.15%) PhD
12 1 (0.077%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.53%) QA
2 10 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.38%) Basel III
4 5 (0.38%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.31%) SLA
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.23%) TickIT
7 2 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.23%) Docker
5 1 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.077%) etcd
5 1 (0.077%) Firmware
5 1 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.077%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (0.77%) Puppet
2 7 (0.54%) SCCM
3 6 (0.46%) Terraform
4 4 (0.31%) Ansible
5 2 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.077%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.077%) Salt
6 1 (0.077%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 386 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 130 (9.99%) Oracle
3 51 (3.92%) Xamarin
4 41 (3.15%) Sitecore
5 14 (1.08%) Atlassian
6 13 (1.00%) VMware
7 11 (0.85%) DevExpress
7 11 (0.85%) RedGate
8 10 (0.77%) SAP
9 9 (0.69%) BMC
9 9 (0.69%) Remedy
9 9 (0.69%) ServiceNow
10 8 (0.61%) Google
11 7 (0.54%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.54%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.46%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.46%) Escenic
12 6 (0.46%) Tableau
12 6 (0.46%) Telerik
12 6 (0.46%) Twitter
Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on skill set
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Venn Group
Rate: £290 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Square One Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £442.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £550 - £613 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas international
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago