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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 147 157 156
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 763 712 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.51% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 5.59% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 494 428
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 13
Average hourly rate £39.25 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £108.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 287 £425 +2.71% 117
South East +7 145 £338 -3.57% 67
North West +12 81 £325 -7.14% 49
Yorkshire -18 60 £350 +7.69% 42
East of England -11 47 £315 -16.00% 27
West Midlands -4 44 £313 -16.66% 33
East Midlands +6 39 £293 -10.00% 23
South West -16 39 £338 -15.62% 42
North East -2 21 £375 +20.00% 14
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 1552 (100.00%) .NET
2 1345 (86.66%) C#
3 952 (61.34%) SQL Server
4 852 (54.90%) ASP.NET
5 828 (53.35%) MVC
6 724 (46.65%) JavaScript
7 704 (45.36%) Entity Framework
8 663 (42.72%) SQL
9 602 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
10 565 (36.40%) HTML
11 506 (32.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 449 (28.93%) CSS
13 446 (28.74%) Microsoft
14 442 (28.48%) jQuery
15 426 (27.45%) TDD
16 381 (24.55%) WCF
17 340 (21.91%) Visual Studio
18 328 (21.13%) AngularJS
19 301 (19.39%) Windows
20 297 (19.14%) Web Services
21 278 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
22 267 (17.20%) XML
23 265 (17.07%) Finance
24 254 (16.37%) T-SQL
24 254 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
25 244 (15.72%) HTML5
26 221 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
27 219 (14.11%) Scrum
28 215 (13.85%) OO
29 209 (13.47%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 157 (10.12%) IIS
2 103 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 101 (6.51%) CMS
4 69 (4.45%) Node.js
5 41 (2.64%) Umbraco
6 34 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.77%) EPiServer CMS
12 10 (0.64%) Apache
13 7 (0.45%) JBoss
13 7 (0.45%) Kentico
13 7 (0.45%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.45%) WordPress
14 6 (0.39%) Confluence
14 6 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
14 6 (0.39%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 136 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.42%) MS Office
3 6 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.13%) Simulink
5 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.064%) MS Project
5 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.064%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.064%) Endur
4 1 (0.064%) RMDS
4 1 (0.064%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.03%) SaaS
5 15 (0.97%) IaaS
6 11 (0.71%) GitHub
7 9 (0.58%) Office 365
8 8 (0.52%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.52%) PaaS
9 5 (0.32%) Sage Pay
10 4 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.064%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.064%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.064%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.58%) Internet
2 31 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.74%) Modbus
4 14 (0.90%) SSL
5 11 (0.71%) Intranet
5 11 (0.71%) LDAP
6 10 (0.64%) DNS
7 6 (0.39%) Extranet
7 6 (0.39%) Firewall
8 5 (0.32%) SMTP
9 4 (0.26%) FTP
10 3 (0.19%) HTTP
10 3 (0.19%) Network Security
10 3 (0.19%) VPN
11 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.13%) NAS
11 2 (0.13%) SAN
11 2 (0.13%) Wireless
11 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.064%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 952 (61.34%) SQL Server
2 254 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 178 (11.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 138 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (5.09%) Relational Database
7 49 (3.16%) Oracle Database
8 42 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 37 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
11 31 (2.00%) NoSQL
12 28 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (1.68%) MongoDB
13 26 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 21 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (1.16%) Big Data
15 18 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (0.84%) Hadoop
17 13 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 340 (21.91%) Visual Studio
2 278 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 121 (7.80%) NUnit
4 83 (5.35%) Git (software)
5 77 (4.96%) SpecFlow
6 64 (4.12%) Selenium
7 52 (3.35%) TeamCity
8 46 (2.96%) MSTest
9 45 (2.90%) Moq
10 41 (2.64%) Jasmine
10 41 (2.64%) Subversion
11 36 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
12 26 (1.68%) ReSharper
13 24 (1.55%) NSubstitute
14 21 (1.35%) Cucumber
15 20 (1.29%) JIRA
15 20 (1.29%) Karma Test Runner
16 18 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
17 17 (1.10%) Jenkins
18 12 (0.77%) Grunt
General
1 265 (17.07%) Finance
2 115 (7.41%) Banking
3 56 (3.61%) Front Office
4 52 (3.35%) Back Office
5 39 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 37 (2.38%) Marketing
7 29 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.48%) Retail
9 17 (1.10%) Legal
9 17 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.97%) Advertising
11 14 (0.90%) Games
12 13 (0.84%) Law
13 12 (0.77%) Electronics
14 7 (0.45%) Military
15 4 (0.26%) Hungarian Language
15 4 (0.26%) Local Government
15 4 (0.26%) Publishing
16 3 (0.19%) Billing
16 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1274 (82.09%) Developer
2 874 (56.31%) .NET Developer
3 655 (42.20%) C# Developer
4 487 (31.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 300 (19.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 228 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 216 (13.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 182 (11.73%) SQL Developer
9 122 (7.86%) Senior Developer
10 114 (7.35%) Web Developer
11 83 (5.35%) Software Developer
12 79 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
13 73 (4.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 70 (4.51%) Senior C# Developer
15 67 (4.32%) .NET Web Developer
16 62 (3.99%) SQL Server Developer
17 58 (3.74%) WPF Developer
18 57 (3.67%) Architect
19 56 (3.61%) C# Web Developer
20 55 (3.54%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1552 (100.00%) .NET
2 852 (54.90%) ASP.NET
3 704 (45.36%) Entity Framework
4 565 (36.40%) HTML
5 506 (32.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 449 (28.93%) CSS
7 442 (28.48%) jQuery
8 381 (24.55%) WCF
9 328 (21.13%) AngularJS
10 297 (19.14%) Web Services
11 267 (17.20%) XML
12 244 (15.72%) HTML5
13 221 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 146 (9.41%) WPF
15 129 (8.31%) Ajax
16 124 (7.99%) RESTful
17 123 (7.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 122 (7.86%) LINQ
19 120 (7.73%) CSS3
20 117 (7.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (3.93%) N-Tier
3 58 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (2.96%) User Experience
5 36 (2.32%) Computer Science
6 31 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 31 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
7 27 (1.74%) Derivative
8 23 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 22 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.29%) Visualisation
11 18 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
12 16 (1.03%) Replication
13 15 (0.97%) Market Risk
14 12 (0.77%) NHS
15 11 (0.71%) Equities
16 10 (0.64%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.64%) Fixed Income
16 10 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 301 (19.39%) Windows
2 110 (7.09%) Windows Server
3 40 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.42%) Linux
6 22 (1.42%) Unix
7 19 (1.22%) Android
8 12 (0.77%) Windows CE
9 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.32%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.19%) CentOS
12 3 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 828 (53.35%) MVC
2 602 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
3 426 (27.45%) TDD
4 219 (14.11%) Scrum
5 215 (13.85%) OO
6 209 (13.47%) Unit Testing
7 156 (10.05%) Web Development
8 140 (9.02%) Software Engineering
9 138 (8.89%) BDD
10 127 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
11 101 (6.51%) SOA
12 83 (5.35%) SDLC
13 77 (4.96%) MVVM
14 73 (4.70%) Front End Development
15 71 (4.57%) OOP
16 68 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
17 66 (4.25%) Automated Testing
17 66 (4.25%) SOLID
18 64 (4.12%) Multithreading
19 63 (4.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1345 (86.66%) C#
2 724 (46.65%) JavaScript
3 663 (42.72%) SQL
4 254 (16.37%) T-SQL
5 141 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 80 (5.15%) Java
7 79 (5.09%) VB
8 66 (4.25%) PowerShell
9 58 (3.74%) C++
10 54 (3.48%) VBA
11 32 (2.06%) XAML
12 28 (1.80%) PHP
13 27 (1.74%) PL/SQL
14 25 (1.61%) TypeScript
14 25 (1.61%) VBScript
15 23 (1.48%) Ruby
16 22 (1.42%) VB6
17 19 (1.22%) C
18 17 (1.10%) Python
19 14 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (5.80%) Degree
2 57 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.58%) MCSD
7 8 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (0.32%) ISEB
8 5 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.32%) MCP
8 5 (0.32%) MCPD
8 5 (0.32%) MCSE
9 4 (0.26%) HND
10 3 (0.19%) ACCA
10 3 (0.19%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.19%) CISA
11 2 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.13%) MCSA
12 1 (0.064%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.93%) QA
2 14 (0.90%) WCAG
3 3 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.19%) SLA
3 3 (0.19%) TickIT
4 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.13%) EMIR
4 2 (0.13%) MiFID
4 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.13%) SDET
5 1 (0.064%) Basel III
5 1 (0.064%) HL7
5 1 (0.064%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.064%) Docker
4 1 (0.064%) Firmware
4 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.064%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.064%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.064%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.71%) StatsD
3 9 (0.58%) SCCM
4 5 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.26%) Puppet
6 3 (0.19%) SCOM
7 2 (0.13%) WMI
8 1 (0.064%) Ansible
8 1 (0.064%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.064%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.064%) Kibana
8 1 (0.064%) logstash
8 1 (0.064%) MOM
8 1 (0.064%) OpenView
8 1 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 446 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 190 (12.24%) Oracle
3 44 (2.84%) EPiServer
4 37 (2.38%) Sitecore
5 27 (1.74%) Siemens
6 22 (1.42%) Telerik
7 19 (1.22%) DevExpress
8 18 (1.16%) Google
9 17 (1.10%) SAP
10 16 (1.03%) Citrix
11 13 (0.84%) Twitter
11 13 (0.84%) Xamarin
12 12 (0.77%) Tableau
13 11 (0.71%) Apigee
13 11 (0.71%) Mashery
13 11 (0.71%) ServiceNow
13 11 (0.71%) Teradata
14 10 (0.64%) VMware
15 7 (0.45%) Apple
16 6 (0.39%) HP
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, England
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
FT Select
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Shropshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £315 - 385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Public Health England
Rate: From £37,454 to £45,769 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
aap3
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + Neg
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago