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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 180 150 164
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 665 805 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.45% 1.59% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.67% 5.45% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 552 491
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 £285 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 2
Median hourly rate £31.14 £40.00 £57.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% -30.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.26 £37.50 £39.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £46.15 £75.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.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
14238 14764 13933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.05% 29.25% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9894 10346 9666
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 235 162
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.47 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -43 217 £425 +6.25% 76
South East +1 118 £375 +7.14% 75
North West +19 74 £350 +12.00% 46
West Midlands +21 71 £350 -1.06% 32
Yorkshire +12 49 £325 - 31
South West -24 45 £345 -1.42% 38
East Midlands -17 42 £363 +16.00% 23
East of England +4 40 £344 +5.76% 34
North East -40 8 £251 -22.92% 6
Midlands +6 1 - - 1
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1398 (100.00%) .NET
2 1184 (84.69%) C#
3 771 (55.15%) SQL Server
4 754 (53.93%) MVC
5 694 (49.64%) Entity Framework
6 678 (48.50%) ASP.NET
7 629 (44.99%) JavaScript
8 599 (42.85%) SQL
9 583 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
10 472 (33.76%) HTML
11 435 (31.12%) CSS
12 423 (30.26%) Microsoft
13 408 (29.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 340 (24.32%) WCF
15 326 (23.32%) Visual Studio
16 321 (22.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 314 (22.46%) jQuery
18 307 (21.96%) AngularJS
19 303 (21.67%) Web Services
20 300 (21.46%) TDD
21 269 (19.24%) Team Foundation Server
22 240 (17.17%) Scrum
23 237 (16.95%) XML
24 204 (14.59%) T-SQL
25 198 (14.16%) HTML5
26 189 (13.52%) Windows
26 189 (13.52%) Finance
27 187 (13.38%) OO
27 187 (13.38%) Unit Testing
28 179 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure

.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
1 116 (8.30%) IIS
2 74 (5.29%) CMS
3 73 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 63 (4.51%) Umbraco
5 38 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
5 38 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 25 (1.79%) NServiceBus
7 21 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (1.36%) Confluence
9 16 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (0.86%) Sitefinity
11 10 (0.72%) K2 blackpearl
12 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.50%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.36%) Apache
15 5 (0.36%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 125 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.79%) MS Office
3 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.36%) MS Project
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.072%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 64 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.50%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.072%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.072%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.072%) Endur
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.072%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.072%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 179 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.72%) SaaS
4 21 (1.50%) PaaS
5 12 (0.86%) IaaS
6 6 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.29%) GitHub
9 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.21%) Office 365
10 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.14%) Heroku
11 1 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.072%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.57%) HTTP
2 18 (1.29%) Internet
3 11 (0.79%) SAN
4 10 (0.72%) DNS
4 10 (0.72%) Network Security
4 10 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.57%) NAS
6 7 (0.50%) Firewall
6 7 (0.50%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.43%) Intranet
8 5 (0.36%) SMS
9 4 (0.29%) AMQP
10 3 (0.21%) FTP
10 3 (0.21%) VPN
11 2 (0.14%) LDAP
11 2 (0.14%) Modbus
11 2 (0.14%) SSL
12 1 (0.072%) BGP
12 1 (0.072%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.072%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 771 (55.15%) SQL Server
2 138 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 123 (8.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 80 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 73 (5.22%) NoSQL
7 63 (4.51%) Relational Database
8 39 (2.79%) Oracle Database
9 34 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (1.93%) MySQL
12 24 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
13 22 (1.57%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.07%) Couchbase
14 15 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
16 12 (0.86%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
18 10 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 326 (23.32%) Visual Studio
2 269 (19.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (8.37%) NUnit
4 112 (8.01%) Git (software)
5 67 (4.79%) Subversion
6 55 (3.93%) Selenium
7 53 (3.79%) Moq
8 46 (3.29%) JIRA
8 46 (3.29%) MSTest
9 45 (3.22%) SpecFlow
10 43 (3.08%) TeamCity
11 40 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
12 34 (2.43%) Jasmine
13 30 (2.15%) Grunt
14 24 (1.72%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.72%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.57%) gulp
16 18 (1.29%) MSBuild
17 16 (1.14%) ReSharper
17 16 (1.14%) WiX
General
1 189 (13.52%) Finance
2 59 (4.22%) Banking
3 42 (3.00%) Back Office
4 36 (2.58%) Front Office
5 30 (2.15%) Marketing
5 30 (2.15%) Retail
6 18 (1.29%) Advertising
7 17 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 13 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.57%) Local Government
10 8 (0.57%) Publishing
11 7 (0.50%) Games
12 6 (0.43%) Legal
13 5 (0.36%) Billing
13 5 (0.36%) Electronics
13 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.21%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.21%) French Language
15 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 1125 (80.47%) Developer
2 765 (54.72%) .NET Developer
3 529 (37.84%) C# Developer
4 402 (28.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 178 (12.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 160 (11.44%) SQL Developer
7 144 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 124 (8.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 122 (8.73%) Senior Developer
10 96 (6.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 78 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 71 (5.08%) Architect
13 69 (4.94%) Software Developer
14 62 (4.43%) Senior C# Developer
15 60 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
16 52 (3.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 50 (3.58%) HTML Developer
18 49 (3.51%) Web Developer
19 47 (3.36%) SQL Server Developer
19 47 (3.36%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1398 (100.00%) .NET
2 694 (49.64%) Entity Framework
3 678 (48.50%) ASP.NET
4 472 (33.76%) HTML
5 435 (31.12%) CSS
6 408 (29.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 340 (24.32%) WCF
8 321 (22.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 314 (22.46%) jQuery
10 307 (21.96%) AngularJS
11 303 (21.67%) Web Services
12 237 (16.95%) XML
13 198 (14.16%) HTML5
14 137 (9.80%) REST
15 135 (9.66%) WPF
16 126 (9.01%) LINQ
16 126 (9.01%) SOAP
17 117 (8.37%) JSON
18 112 (8.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 110 (7.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 84 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 35 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 33 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 30 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
6 29 (2.07%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.86%) User Experience
8 25 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 20 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.14%) Fixed Income
11 14 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 13 (0.93%) Digital Media
12 13 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (0.86%) Equities
14 11 (0.79%) Hedge funds
15 10 (0.72%) Derivative
15 10 (0.72%) Replication
16 9 (0.64%) Clustering
17 8 (0.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 189 (13.52%) Windows
2 38 (2.72%) Windows Server
3 30 (2.15%) Linux
4 17 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.14%) Android
5 16 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.72%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
10 7 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.50%) Unix
11 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.072%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.072%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (53.93%) MVC
2 583 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (21.46%) TDD
4 240 (17.17%) Scrum
5 187 (13.38%) OO
5 187 (13.38%) Unit Testing
6 157 (11.23%) Web Development
7 145 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
8 116 (8.30%) BDD
9 106 (7.58%) Software Engineering
10 100 (7.15%) SOLID
11 99 (7.08%) SDLC
12 86 (6.15%) CRM
13 84 (6.01%) SOA
14 80 (5.72%) Front End Development
15 76 (5.44%) Dependency Injection
16 71 (5.08%) MVVM
17 69 (4.94%) OOD
18 63 (4.51%) OOP
19 59 (4.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1184 (84.69%) C#
2 629 (44.99%) JavaScript
3 599 (42.85%) SQL
4 204 (14.59%) T-SQL
5 80 (5.72%) Java
6 79 (5.65%) VB
7 74 (5.29%) VB.NET
8 48 (3.43%) TypeScript
9 47 (3.36%) VBA
10 40 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 32 (2.29%) VB6
12 27 (1.93%) XAML
13 23 (1.65%) PHP
14 18 (1.29%) C++
15 16 (1.14%) Ruby
16 11 (0.79%) Python
17 10 (0.72%) C
17 10 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.72%) VBScript
18 8 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 77 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 66 (4.72%) Degree
3 55 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.50%) HND
8 6 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.43%) ISEB
8 6 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.29%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.14%) HNC
12 2 (0.14%) MCAD
12 2 (0.14%) MCP
12 2 (0.14%) MCSD
12 2 (0.14%) MCSE
12 2 (0.14%) MCTS
12 2 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.08%) QA
2 12 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.36%) Basel III
4 5 (0.36%) CRD IV
4 5 (0.36%) SLA
5 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) TickIT
7 2 (0.14%) SDET
8 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.29%) Docker
5 2 (0.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.072%) etcd
6 1 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.072%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (0.93%) Puppet
2 12 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.64%) SCCM
4 7 (0.50%) Ansible
5 6 (0.43%) Terraform
6 3 (0.21%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.14%) Control-M
7 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.072%) Salt
Vendors
1 423 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 144 (10.30%) Oracle
3 52 (3.72%) Xamarin
4 42 (3.00%) Sitecore
5 13 (0.93%) Atlassian
6 12 (0.86%) RedGate
6 12 (0.86%) ServiceNow
7 11 (0.79%) DevExpress
7 11 (0.79%) SAP
8 10 (0.72%) BMC
8 10 (0.72%) Google
8 10 (0.72%) Remedy
8 10 (0.72%) VMware
9 9 (0.64%) Twitter
10 8 (0.57%) Apigee
10 8 (0.57%) AppDynamics
10 8 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.50%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.50%) Telerik
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