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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 138 139 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 810 754 780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.57% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.86% 5.60% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 505 501
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £19.60 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.47 £35.70 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
.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
13825 13459 12662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.11% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9461 8860 8145
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 193 314
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 6 July 2015.

.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 6 July 2015.

.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 6 July 2015. 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
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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 +30 396 £400 - 139
South East -12 112 £350 +6.06% 85
Yorkshire +14 73 £325 +8.33% 41
South West -16 64 £330 +1.53% 38
West Midlands -4 42 £375 +15.38% 33
North West -20 39 £338 +3.84% 66
East of England -53 31 £381 +8.92% 30
East Midlands -4 27 £325 -8.45% 23
North East - 25 £315 - 15
Midlands - 2 £300 -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1678 (100.00%) .NET
2 1369 (81.59%) C#
3 987 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 924 (55.07%) ASP.NET
5 887 (52.86%) MVC
6 778 (46.36%) Entity Framework
7 764 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
8 728 (43.38%) JavaScript
9 624 (37.19%) SQL
10 577 (34.39%) HTML
11 572 (34.09%) Microsoft
12 528 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 510 (30.39%) jQuery
14 498 (29.68%) WCF
15 485 (28.90%) CSS
16 454 (27.06%) TDD
17 411 (24.49%) Web Services
18 373 (22.23%) Scrum
19 344 (20.50%) XML
20 319 (19.01%) Visual Studio
21 287 (17.10%) Finance
22 276 (16.45%) OO
23 260 (15.49%) AngularJS
24 255 (15.20%) LINQ
25 252 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
26 248 (14.78%) Unit Testing
27 243 (14.48%) ASP.NET Web API
28 232 (13.83%) Windows
28 232 (13.83%) T-SQL
29 218 (12.99%) HTML5

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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
1 121 (7.21%) IIS
1 121 (7.21%) CMS
2 113 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 82 (4.89%) BizTalk Server
4 49 (2.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 47 (2.80%) Node.js
6 42 (2.50%) Umbraco
7 38 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 30 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (1.31%) Kentico
10 19 (1.13%) MQSeries
11 13 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
12 12 (0.72%) Confluence
13 10 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.54%) Sitefinity
15 8 (0.48%) Documentum
15 8 (0.48%) Apache
16 7 (0.42%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 138 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.49%) MS Office
3 14 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.24%) Mingle
7 1 (0.060%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.060%) MS Project
7 1 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 54 (3.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.54%) WebTrends
2 9 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.24%) Magento
4 4 (0.24%) Aligne
4 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.24%) Maximo
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.12%) Summit
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.060%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.060%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 88 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.77%) SaaS
4 9 (0.54%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.36%) Office 365
6 6 (0.36%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.060%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.060%) PaaS
8 1 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.060%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.10%) HTTP
2 32 (1.91%) Internet
3 15 (0.89%) SSL
4 8 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.42%) FTP
6 6 (0.36%) VPN
6 6 (0.36%) AMQP
7 5 (0.30%) OpenVPN
7 5 (0.30%) ZigBee
7 5 (0.30%) DNS
7 5 (0.30%) 802.15
8 4 (0.24%) Intranet
9 3 (0.18%) NAS
9 3 (0.18%) SMTP
10 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.12%) LDAP
10 2 (0.12%) Skype
11 1 (0.060%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.060%) ATM
11 1 (0.060%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 987 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 252 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 144 (8.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 116 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 112 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 92 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 62 (3.69%) Oracle Database
8 61 (3.64%) NoSQL
9 59 (3.52%) MongoDB
10 56 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 46 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 38 (2.26%) MySQL
13 33 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 26 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (1.13%) Hadoop
18 18 (1.07%) RDBMS
19 15 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
20 13 (0.77%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 319 (19.01%) Visual Studio
2 207 (12.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 147 (8.76%) NUnit
4 82 (4.89%) Subversion
5 79 (4.71%) Selenium
6 68 (4.05%) TeamCity
7 67 (3.99%) Git (software)
8 49 (2.92%) SpecFlow
9 48 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
10 46 (2.74%) MSTest
11 42 (2.50%) ReSharper
12 33 (1.97%) JIRA
13 31 (1.85%) Moq
14 24 (1.43%) WebDriver
15 21 (1.25%) MSBuild
16 16 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
17 14 (0.83%) StyleCop
18 13 (0.77%) Cucumber
18 13 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 11 (0.66%) Fiddler
General
1 287 (17.10%) Finance
2 104 (6.20%) Banking
3 61 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 56 (3.34%) Retail
5 54 (3.22%) Law
6 37 (2.21%) Back Office
7 34 (2.03%) Legal
8 30 (1.79%) Front Office
9 28 (1.67%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.61%) Marketing
11 15 (0.89%) Publishing
12 13 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.66%) Advertising
14 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.30%) Local Government
15 4 (0.24%) Games
15 4 (0.24%) Military
16 3 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1323 (78.84%) Developer
2 760 (45.29%) .NET Developer
3 359 (21.39%) C# Developer
4 255 (15.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 175 (10.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 121 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 119 (7.09%) Architect
8 116 (6.91%) Senior Developer
9 108 (6.44%) Web Developer
10 77 (4.59%) Software Developer
11 68 (4.05%) Analyst
12 63 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
13 54 (3.22%) Agile .NET Developer
14 52 (3.10%) SQL Developer
15 49 (2.92%) Applications Developer
16 47 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
17 40 (2.38%) AWS Developer
18 39 (2.32%) Software Engineer
19 38 (2.26%) SharePoint Developer
20 37 (2.21%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1678 (100.00%) .NET
2 924 (55.07%) ASP.NET
3 778 (46.36%) Entity Framework
4 577 (34.39%) HTML
5 528 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 510 (30.39%) jQuery
7 498 (29.68%) WCF
8 485 (28.90%) CSS
9 411 (24.49%) Web Services
10 344 (20.50%) XML
11 260 (15.49%) AngularJS
12 255 (15.20%) LINQ
13 243 (14.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 218 (12.99%) HTML5
15 192 (11.44%) WPF
16 156 (9.30%) Ajax
17 152 (9.06%) JSON
18 146 (8.70%) SOAP
19 131 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 129 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 78 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 50 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 46 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
5 44 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 41 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (2.26%) User Experience
9 24 (1.43%) GIS
9 24 (1.43%) Derivative
10 18 (1.07%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.83%) Visualisation
12 12 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
13 9 (0.54%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.54%) W3C
13 9 (0.54%) RIA
14 8 (0.48%) iPad
14 8 (0.48%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 232 (13.83%) Windows
2 28 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (1.61%) Linux
4 26 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (1.49%) UNIX
6 22 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (0.89%) Android
8 12 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.36%) Windows CE
10 5 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.24%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.18%) MVS
12 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.060%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.060%) SUSE
14 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 887 (52.86%) MVC
2 764 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
3 454 (27.06%) TDD
4 373 (22.23%) Scrum
5 276 (16.45%) OO
6 248 (14.78%) Unit Testing
7 168 (10.01%) BDD
8 141 (8.40%) SOA
9 140 (8.34%) SDLC
10 130 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
11 126 (7.51%) Web Development
12 114 (6.79%) CRM
13 111 (6.62%) E-Commerce
14 95 (5.66%) OOD
15 89 (5.30%) Software Engineering
16 87 (5.18%) UML
17 81 (4.83%) Workflow
18 76 (4.53%) OOP
19 65 (3.87%) Dependency Injection
20 62 (3.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1369 (81.59%) C#
2 728 (43.38%) JavaScript
3 624 (37.19%) SQL
4 232 (13.83%) T-SQL
5 133 (7.93%) VB.NET
6 103 (6.14%) VB
7 102 (6.08%) Java
8 40 (2.38%) Ruby
9 36 (2.15%) C++
10 33 (1.97%) VBScript
11 28 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 26 (1.55%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.13%) VBA
14 17 (1.01%) VB6
15 15 (0.89%) XPath
16 14 (0.83%) PHP
16 14 (0.83%) C
17 12 (0.72%) XAML
18 10 (0.60%) TypeScript
19 9 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 109 (6.50%) Degree
2 100 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 52 (3.10%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.67%) ISEB
6 25 (1.49%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.77%) MCP
8 8 (0.48%) MCSD
8 8 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.36%) MCPD
9 6 (0.36%) MCAD
10 5 (0.30%) HND
11 3 (0.18%) MCTS
12 2 (0.12%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.12%) CISSP
12 2 (0.12%) MCSE
13 1 (0.060%) MCSA
13 1 (0.060%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.060%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.56%) QA
2 22 (1.31%) ISO 9000
3 20 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.30%) SLA
6 4 (0.24%) GxP
7 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.12%) HL7
8 2 (0.12%) BS25999
8 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.060%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.060%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.060%) EMIR
System Software
1 10 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.54%) ISA Server
3 5 (0.30%) Firmware
4 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.12%) vSphere
5 2 (0.12%) GridGain
5 2 (0.12%) Samba
6 1 (0.060%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.060%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (1.37%) Puppet
2 15 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.42%) Control-M
4 6 (0.36%) StatsD
5 4 (0.24%) SCOM
6 2 (0.12%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.12%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.12%) SCCM
6 2 (0.12%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.060%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.060%) WMI
Vendors
1 572 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 158 (9.42%) Oracle
3 57 (3.40%) Sitecore
4 39 (2.32%) EPiServer
5 33 (1.97%) IBM
6 30 (1.79%) Telerik
7 28 (1.67%) SAP
8 21 (1.25%) Twitter
9 18 (1.07%) Tableau
10 17 (1.01%) DevExpress
10 17 (1.01%) Infragistics
10 17 (1.01%) Adobe
11 16 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (0.83%) TIBCO
13 12 (0.72%) Remedy
13 12 (0.72%) Google
14 11 (0.66%) Kofax
14 11 (0.66%) Business Objects
15 10 (0.60%) Bloomberg
15 10 (0.60%) Ektron
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / Day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Smartedge
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £270 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Immingham, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £410 Per Day Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 435 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 6 days ago