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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 193 129 170
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +41
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 656 866 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.29% 1.71% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 6.28% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 611 455
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 14
Median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.56 £22.18 £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
.NET Framework
UK

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
14245 13798 13502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 27.22% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10074 9062 8973
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 183 189
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

.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 4 May 2016.

.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 4 May 2016.

.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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -60 288 £450 +20.00% 107
South East -28 124 £338 - 69
East of England +17 53 £325 -31.57% 31
South West -26 49 £338 -6.89% 31
North West -13 48 £329 -17.81% 46
Yorkshire -10 34 £363 +11.53% 32
West Midlands -46 30 £425 +14.09% 19
East Midlands -16 15 £288 -17.85% 11
North East -31 12 £288 -4.16% 13
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 1411 (100.00%) .NET
2 1201 (85.12%) C#
3 783 (55.49%) SQL Server
4 708 (50.18%) MVC
5 669 (47.41%) ASP.NET
6 603 (42.74%) JavaScript
7 588 (41.67%) Entity Framework
8 575 (40.75%) SQL
9 544 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
10 489 (34.66%) HTML
11 453 (32.10%) Microsoft
12 423 (29.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 399 (28.28%) jQuery
14 397 (28.14%) CSS
15 356 (25.23%) TDD
16 332 (23.53%) WCF
17 286 (20.27%) Visual Studio
18 284 (20.13%) Windows
19 278 (19.70%) AngularJS
20 248 (17.58%) Web Services
21 243 (17.22%) HTML5
22 240 (17.01%) XML
23 232 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
24 231 (16.37%) Finance
25 225 (15.95%) T-SQL
26 224 (15.88%) ASP.NET Web API
27 221 (15.66%) OO
28 209 (14.81%) Web Development
29 204 (14.46%) Unit Testing
30 199 (14.10%) Scrum

.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
1 154 (10.91%) IIS
2 100 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 81 (5.74%) CMS
4 64 (4.54%) Node.js
5 35 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 34 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (1.84%) Umbraco
8 23 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (0.99%) WordPress
11 11 (0.78%) Confluence
12 9 (0.64%) Apache
12 9 (0.64%) EPiServer CMS
12 9 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.57%) JBoss
14 7 (0.50%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.43%) Drupal
15 6 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 156 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.83%) MS Office
3 9 (0.64%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) MS Project
7 1 (0.071%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.071%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.071%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 45 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.071%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.071%) Endur
6 1 (0.071%) RMDS
6 1 (0.071%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 81 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.35%) SaaS
4 18 (1.28%) IaaS
5 14 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.99%) Office 365
6 11 (0.78%) PaaS
7 10 (0.71%) GitHub
8 3 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.071%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.071%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.071%) Heroku
10 1 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.47%) Internet
2 26 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.56%) HTTP
4 20 (1.42%) Modbus
5 18 (1.28%) SSL
6 16 (1.13%) DNS
7 12 (0.85%) Kerberos
8 10 (0.71%) Network Security
9 7 (0.50%) Intranet
9 7 (0.50%) SMTP
10 6 (0.43%) Extranet
10 6 (0.43%) Firewall
11 5 (0.35%) LDAP
11 5 (0.35%) SAN
12 3 (0.21%) SNMP
12 3 (0.21%) VPN
13 2 (0.14%) FTP
13 2 (0.14%) NAS
14 1 (0.071%) 4G
14 1 (0.071%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 783 (55.49%) SQL Server
2 181 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 164 (11.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 127 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (6.09%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.91%) Oracle Database
8 37 (2.62%) NoSQL
9 36 (2.55%) MongoDB
10 33 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (1.63%) MySQL
14 22 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (1.13%) Big Data
15 16 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (1.06%) Hadoop
16 15 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 286 (20.27%) Visual Studio
2 232 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 123 (8.72%) NUnit
4 75 (5.32%) Git (software)
5 58 (4.11%) SpecFlow
6 54 (3.83%) Selenium
7 49 (3.47%) Moq
8 47 (3.33%) Subversion
9 42 (2.98%) MSTest
10 40 (2.83%) Jasmine
11 35 (2.48%) TeamCity
12 32 (2.27%) JIRA
13 28 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (1.84%) Karma Test Runner
15 20 (1.42%) Jenkins
16 17 (1.20%) ReSharper
17 16 (1.13%) NSubstitute
18 12 (0.85%) Grunt
19 10 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
20 9 (0.64%) Mocha
General
1 231 (16.37%) Finance
2 121 (8.58%) Banking
3 40 (2.83%) Investment Banking
3 40 (2.83%) Marketing
4 37 (2.62%) Back Office
5 31 (2.20%) Front Office
6 30 (2.13%) Retail
7 25 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.42%) Legal
9 16 (1.13%) Electronics
9 16 (1.13%) Games
9 16 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.06%) Advertising
11 11 (0.78%) Law
12 7 (0.50%) Military
13 6 (0.43%) German Language
13 6 (0.43%) Local Government
14 4 (0.28%) Billing
14 4 (0.28%) Hungarian Language
15 3 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1130 (80.09%) Developer
2 738 (52.30%) .NET Developer
3 579 (41.03%) C# Developer
4 421 (29.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 239 (16.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 181 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 162 (11.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 154 (10.91%) SQL Developer
9 112 (7.94%) Senior Developer
10 91 (6.45%) Web Developer
11 82 (5.81%) Architect
12 76 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 76 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
13 72 (5.10%) Software Developer
14 68 (4.82%) SQL Server Developer
15 56 (3.97%) C# Web Developer
16 54 (3.83%) HTML Developer
17 53 (3.76%) WPF Developer
18 52 (3.69%) .NET Web Developer
19 49 (3.47%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1411 (100.00%) .NET
2 669 (47.41%) ASP.NET
3 588 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 489 (34.66%) HTML
5 423 (29.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 399 (28.28%) jQuery
7 397 (28.14%) CSS
8 332 (23.53%) WCF
9 278 (19.70%) AngularJS
10 248 (17.58%) Web Services
11 243 (17.22%) HTML5
12 240 (17.01%) XML
13 224 (15.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 160 (11.34%) WPF
15 133 (9.43%) CSS3
16 115 (8.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 114 (8.08%) LINQ
18 109 (7.73%) WinForms
19 106 (7.51%) SOAP
20 100 (7.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 95 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
3 46 (3.26%) N-Tier
4 43 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
5 38 (2.69%) User Experience
6 31 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 27 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 25 (1.77%) Mobile App
10 20 (1.42%) Derivative
11 18 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 18 (1.28%) Digital Media
11 18 (1.28%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.20%) Replication
13 12 (0.85%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
15 10 (0.71%) Fixed Income
16 9 (0.64%) Data Integration
16 9 (0.64%) Equities
16 9 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 284 (20.13%) Windows
2 95 (6.73%) Windows Server
3 29 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (1.56%) Linux
6 17 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.13%) Android
7 16 (1.13%) Unix
8 13 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.78%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (0.57%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.35%) Windows CE
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.071%) CentOS
14 1 (0.071%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (50.18%) MVC
2 544 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 356 (25.23%) TDD
4 221 (15.66%) OO
5 209 (14.81%) Web Development
6 204 (14.46%) Unit Testing
7 199 (14.10%) Scrum
8 126 (8.93%) Software Engineering
9 113 (8.01%) BDD
10 112 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 101 (7.16%) SOA
12 90 (6.38%) SDLC
13 86 (6.09%) OOP
14 82 (5.81%) MVVM
15 77 (5.46%) CRM
16 67 (4.75%) Multithreading
16 67 (4.75%) Workflow
17 66 (4.68%) E-Commerce
18 60 (4.25%) Dependency Injection
19 57 (4.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1201 (85.12%) C#
2 603 (42.74%) JavaScript
3 575 (40.75%) SQL
4 225 (15.95%) T-SQL
5 143 (10.13%) VB.NET
6 116 (8.22%) Java
7 81 (5.74%) PowerShell
8 75 (5.32%) VB
9 67 (4.75%) C++
10 51 (3.61%) VBA
11 46 (3.26%) PHP
12 37 (2.62%) XAML
13 27 (1.91%) C
13 27 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 27 (1.91%) TypeScript
14 26 (1.84%) Python
15 21 (1.49%) VBScript
16 20 (1.42%) Ruby
16 20 (1.42%) VB6
17 11 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 80 (5.67%) Degree
2 52 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.99%) MCSD
6 10 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (0.71%) MCPD
7 6 (0.43%) ISEB
7 6 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.35%) MCITP
8 5 (0.35%) MCTS
8 5 (0.35%) RHCE
9 4 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.28%) MCSE
9 4 (0.28%) PhD
10 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.14%) HND
11 2 (0.14%) MCP
11 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.05%) QA
2 14 (0.99%) WCAG
3 7 (0.50%) SLA
4 4 (0.28%) MiFID
5 3 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.14%) SDET
7 1 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.071%) EMIR
7 1 (0.071%) HL7
7 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.071%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.071%) WAI
System Software
1 32 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.35%) UAG
4 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.071%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.071%) Docker
5 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.071%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.071%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.99%) Puppet
3 9 (0.64%) SCCM
4 8 (0.57%) StatsD
5 7 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (0.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 3 (0.21%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.21%) SCOM
8 3 (0.21%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.071%) Ansible
9 1 (0.071%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.071%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.071%) Control-M
9 1 (0.071%) Kibana
9 1 (0.071%) logstash
9 1 (0.071%) MOM
9 1 (0.071%) OpenView
9 1 (0.071%) OPNET
9 1 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 453 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 178 (12.62%) Oracle
3 37 (2.62%) Sitecore
4 34 (2.41%) EPiServer
5 24 (1.70%) Telerik
6 20 (1.42%) Siemens
7 14 (0.99%) HP
7 14 (0.99%) SAP
8 13 (0.92%) Citrix
8 13 (0.92%) IBM
9 9 (0.64%) DevExpress
9 9 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 9 (0.64%) Twitter
10 8 (0.57%) Apigee
10 8 (0.57%) Apple
10 8 (0.57%) Mashery
10 8 (0.57%) Nintex
10 8 (0.57%) RedGate
10 8 (0.57%) TIBCO
10 8 (0.57%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Rate: £Market
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £375 to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intech 7
Rate: strong salary and benefits from top employer
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Chambers and Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £270 - £280 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago