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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 198 139 149
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 624 815 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.65% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 6.06% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 587 498
Median daily rate £375 £358 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 10
Median hourly rate £26.35 £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.99% +19.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.43 £22.18 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.27 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.99% +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
13924 13441 13271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.28% 27.29% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9980 9024 8932
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 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 185 166
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 £11.30 £17.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

.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 31 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
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 31 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 -57 274 £425 +13.33% 84
South East -19 123 £350 - 59
East of England +28 60 £325 -40.90% 24
South West -33 41 £325 -7.14% 39
North West -33 39 £350 -9.09% 56
West Midlands -30 35 £400 - 23
Yorkshire -33 25 £325 - 37
East Midlands -8 17 £425 +23.18% 18
North East -50 9 £288 -8.00% 9
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 1375 (100.00%) .NET
2 1153 (83.85%) C#
3 740 (53.82%) SQL Server
4 694 (50.47%) MVC
5 664 (48.29%) ASP.NET
6 599 (43.56%) JavaScript
7 573 (41.67%) Entity Framework
8 548 (39.85%) SQL
9 545 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
10 468 (34.04%) HTML
11 457 (33.24%) Microsoft
12 418 (30.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 395 (28.73%) CSS
14 393 (28.58%) jQuery
15 349 (25.38%) TDD
16 305 (22.18%) WCF
17 288 (20.95%) AngularJS
18 285 (20.73%) Visual Studio
19 265 (19.27%) Windows
20 249 (18.11%) Web Services
21 244 (17.75%) ASP.NET Web API
22 236 (17.16%) HTML5
23 228 (16.58%) XML
24 226 (16.44%) T-SQL
25 224 (16.29%) Finance
26 219 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
27 209 (15.20%) OO
28 206 (14.98%) Scrum
29 196 (14.25%) Web Development
30 194 (14.11%) Unit Testing

.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
1 136 (9.89%) IIS
2 106 (7.71%) SharePoint
3 84 (6.11%) CMS
4 58 (4.22%) Node.js
5 39 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 36 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
7 23 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 16 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (1.02%) Confluence
10 14 (1.02%) WordPress
11 12 (0.87%) EPiServer CMS
12 10 (0.73%) Apache
12 10 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.65%) JBoss
13 9 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.58%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.51%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 157 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.91%) MS Office
3 9 (0.65%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) MS Project
7 1 (0.073%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.073%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.073%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 42 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.36%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.073%) Endur
4 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.073%) RMDS
4 1 (0.073%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.073%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 88 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.67%) SaaS
4 17 (1.24%) IaaS
5 16 (1.16%) Office 365
6 14 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.80%) GitHub
8 9 (0.65%) PaaS
9 1 (0.073%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.073%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.073%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.073%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.35%) Internet
2 28 (2.04%) HTTP
3 19 (1.38%) DNS
3 19 (1.38%) SSL
4 14 (1.02%) Kerberos
5 13 (0.95%) Intranet
6 12 (0.87%) Network Security
7 11 (0.80%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.73%) Extranet
9 6 (0.44%) Modbus
9 6 (0.44%) SMTP
10 4 (0.29%) DMZ
10 4 (0.29%) LDAP
10 4 (0.29%) SAN
11 3 (0.22%) Firewall
11 3 (0.22%) SNMP
11 3 (0.22%) VPN
12 2 (0.15%) FTP
13 1 (0.073%) LAN
13 1 (0.073%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 740 (53.82%) SQL Server
2 157 (11.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 155 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 121 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 104 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (5.82%) Relational Database
7 47 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 44 (3.20%) NoSQL
9 34 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 32 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (1.96%) MySQL
13 26 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
14 21 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (1.24%) Big Data
16 15 (1.09%) Hadoop
16 15 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
17 14 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 285 (20.73%) Visual Studio
2 219 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 120 (8.73%) NUnit
4 74 (5.38%) Git (software)
5 59 (4.29%) SpecFlow
6 56 (4.07%) Selenium
7 42 (3.05%) Moq
7 42 (3.05%) Subversion
8 40 (2.91%) Jasmine
9 37 (2.69%) JIRA
9 37 (2.69%) MSTest
10 29 (2.11%) TeamCity
11 22 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
11 22 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 20 (1.45%) Jenkins
12 20 (1.45%) ReSharper
13 14 (1.02%) Mocha
14 13 (0.95%) Grunt
15 12 (0.87%) NSubstitute
16 11 (0.80%) gulp
General
1 224 (16.29%) Finance
2 112 (8.15%) Banking
3 36 (2.62%) Investment Banking
4 35 (2.55%) Retail
5 33 (2.40%) Back Office
6 31 (2.25%) Front Office
7 29 (2.11%) Marketing
8 22 (1.60%) Legal
9 17 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.02%) Electronics
12 13 (0.95%) Law
13 12 (0.87%) Advertising
14 10 (0.73%) Games
15 8 (0.58%) Local Government
15 8 (0.58%) Military
16 6 (0.44%) Publishing
17 5 (0.36%) German Language
18 4 (0.29%) Billing
18 4 (0.29%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 1100 (80.00%) Developer
2 707 (51.42%) .NET Developer
3 525 (38.18%) C# Developer
4 385 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 231 (16.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 185 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 157 (11.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 148 (10.76%) SQL Developer
9 105 (7.64%) Senior Developer
10 84 (6.11%) Web Developer
11 76 (5.53%) Software Developer
12 75 (5.45%) Architect
13 73 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
14 71 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
15 65 (4.73%) SQL Server Developer
16 54 (3.93%) HTML Developer
17 52 (3.78%) WPF Developer
18 48 (3.49%) .NET Web Developer
19 46 (3.35%) Software Engineer
20 45 (3.27%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1375 (100.00%) .NET
2 664 (48.29%) ASP.NET
3 573 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 468 (34.04%) HTML
5 418 (30.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 395 (28.73%) CSS
7 393 (28.58%) jQuery
8 305 (22.18%) WCF
9 288 (20.95%) AngularJS
10 249 (18.11%) Web Services
11 244 (17.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 236 (17.16%) HTML5
13 228 (16.58%) XML
14 148 (10.76%) WPF
15 132 (9.60%) CSS3
16 120 (8.73%) LINQ
17 118 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 106 (7.71%) REST
19 102 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 101 (7.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 92 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (3.49%) Inversion of Control
4 41 (2.98%) N-Tier
4 41 (2.98%) User Experience
5 30 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 29 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (1.67%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.60%) Digital Media
8 22 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.45%) Derivative
10 17 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 16 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.09%) Replication
13 14 (1.02%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
15 11 (0.80%) Fixed Income
16 9 (0.65%) Equities
16 9 (0.65%) Hedge funds
16 9 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 265 (19.27%) Windows
2 69 (5.02%) Windows Server
3 29 (2.11%) Linux
4 24 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (1.24%) Unix
7 14 (1.02%) Android
8 13 (0.95%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.73%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.29%) Windows CE
13 4 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.073%) CentOS
14 1 (0.073%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.073%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (50.47%) MVC
2 545 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (25.38%) TDD
4 209 (15.20%) OO
5 206 (14.98%) Scrum
6 196 (14.25%) Web Development
7 194 (14.11%) Unit Testing
8 140 (10.18%) Software Engineering
9 109 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
10 108 (7.85%) SOA
11 107 (7.78%) BDD
12 98 (7.13%) SDLC
13 78 (5.67%) CRM
13 78 (5.67%) OOP
14 76 (5.53%) E-Commerce
15 72 (5.24%) MVVM
16 69 (5.02%) Workflow
17 66 (4.80%) SOLID
18 64 (4.65%) Migration
19 60 (4.36%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1153 (83.85%) C#
2 599 (43.56%) JavaScript
3 548 (39.85%) SQL
4 226 (16.44%) T-SQL
5 132 (9.60%) VB.NET
6 123 (8.95%) Java
7 78 (5.67%) PowerShell
8 67 (4.87%) VB
9 54 (3.93%) C++
10 53 (3.85%) PHP
11 48 (3.49%) VBA
12 38 (2.76%) XAML
13 32 (2.33%) PL/SQL
14 30 (2.18%) C
14 30 (2.18%) TypeScript
15 28 (2.04%) Python
16 26 (1.89%) VBScript
17 19 (1.38%) VB6
18 16 (1.16%) Ruby
19 11 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 86 (6.25%) Degree
2 57 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.09%) MCSD
6 11 (0.80%) MCPD
7 8 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.44%) MCITP
9 6 (0.44%) MCTS
9 6 (0.44%) RHCE
10 5 (0.36%) ISEB
11 4 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.29%) MCSE
11 4 (0.29%) PhD
12 3 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.15%) HND
14 1 (0.073%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.91%) QA
2 14 (1.02%) WCAG
3 7 (0.51%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) MiFID
5 3 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.073%) EMIR
7 1 (0.073%) HL7
7 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.073%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.073%) SDET
7 1 (0.073%) WAI
System Software
1 34 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.44%) UAG
2 6 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.073%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.073%) Docker
4 1 (0.073%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.073%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.073%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.09%) Puppet
3 9 (0.65%) SCCM
4 8 (0.58%) StatsD
5 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.44%) Ansible
6 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (0.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 3 (0.22%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.22%) Kibana
8 3 (0.22%) SCOM
8 3 (0.22%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.073%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.073%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.073%) Control-M
9 1 (0.073%) logstash
9 1 (0.073%) MOM
9 1 (0.073%) OPNET
Vendors
1 457 (33.24%) Microsoft
2 159 (11.56%) Oracle
3 36 (2.62%) Sitecore
4 34 (2.47%) EPiServer
5 22 (1.60%) Telerik
6 16 (1.16%) Twitter
7 14 (1.02%) Citrix
7 14 (1.02%) SAP
8 13 (0.95%) HP
8 13 (0.95%) Red Hat
9 12 (0.87%) IBM
10 10 (0.73%) RedGate
11 9 (0.65%) Apple
11 9 (0.65%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.58%) Apigee
12 8 (0.58%) Mashery
12 8 (0.58%) Nintex
12 8 (0.58%) Sybase
12 8 (0.58%) TIBCO
13 7 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £150 - £151 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Excellent and Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £455 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent day rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Sutton, London UK
Reed Business Information
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago