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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 184 183 149
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 727 733 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.39% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 4.83% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 510 523
Median daily rate £359 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
15432 15170 14365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.11% 28.76% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10748 10568 9507
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 265 162
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

.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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -44 227 £425 +6.25% 94
South East +7 120 £350 - 71
North West +60 76 £350 +7.69% 59
West Midlands +17 76 £325 -3.70% 33
South West -19 68 £340 -2.85% 40
Yorkshire +28 56 £338 +3.84% 42
East Midlands +15 46 £363 - 18
East of England -11 29 £365 +10.60% 28
North East -25 19 £325 - 7
Midlands 0 5 £500 +11.11%
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1386 (100.00%) .NET
2 1170 (84.42%) C#
3 748 (53.97%) SQL Server
4 744 (53.68%) MVC
5 689 (49.71%) ASP.NET
6 633 (45.67%) Entity Framework
7 630 (45.45%) JavaScript
8 569 (41.05%) SQL
9 564 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
10 491 (35.43%) HTML
11 466 (33.62%) Microsoft
12 427 (30.81%) CSS
13 426 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 365 (26.33%) jQuery
15 332 (23.95%) Visual Studio
16 327 (23.59%) WCF
17 304 (21.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 300 (21.65%) Web Services
18 300 (21.65%) TDD
19 288 (20.78%) AngularJS
20 256 (18.47%) Team Foundation Server
21 236 (17.03%) XML
22 234 (16.88%) Scrum
23 230 (16.59%) HTML5
24 224 (16.16%) Windows
25 205 (14.79%) T-SQL
26 186 (13.42%) Finance
27 180 (12.99%) Unit Testing
28 177 (12.77%) OO
29 171 (12.34%) Web Development

.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
1 137 (9.88%) IIS
2 103 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 97 (7.00%) CMS
4 46 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
5 40 (2.89%) Umbraco
6 37 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 36 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 22 (1.59%) NServiceBus
9 20 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.94%) Confluence
11 12 (0.87%) EPiServer CMS
12 10 (0.72%) Apache
12 10 (0.72%) K2 blackpearl
12 10 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.72%) Sitefinity
13 9 (0.65%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.58%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.58%) JBoss
14 8 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 159 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.88%) MS Office
3 10 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.22%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.072%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 52 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.58%) Eloqua
3 8 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.36%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.072%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.072%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.072%) Endur
6 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 169 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.60%) SaaS
4 18 (1.30%) PaaS
5 13 (0.94%) IaaS
6 6 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.36%) GitHub
8 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.22%) Office 365
10 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.14%) Heroku
11 1 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.072%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.072%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.10%) HTTP
2 35 (2.53%) Internet
3 21 (1.52%) DNS
4 18 (1.30%) Network Security
5 14 (1.01%) SSL
6 12 (0.87%) Intranet
6 12 (0.87%) Kerberos
7 9 (0.65%) SAN
8 7 (0.51%) NAS
9 6 (0.43%) Firewall
10 5 (0.36%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.29%) DMZ
11 4 (0.29%) Extranet
11 4 (0.29%) FTP
12 3 (0.22%) LDAP
12 3 (0.22%) SMS
12 3 (0.22%) SNMP
13 2 (0.14%) AMQP
13 2 (0.14%) Modbus
13 2 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 748 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 161 (11.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (9.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 85 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 74 (5.34%) Relational Database
7 58 (4.18%) NoSQL
8 44 (3.17%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 30 (2.16%) MongoDB
10 30 (2.16%) MySQL
11 25 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (1.15%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (0.94%) Couchbase
16 11 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.65%) MS Access
18 8 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
18 8 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 332 (23.95%) Visual Studio
2 256 (18.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (8.23%) NUnit
4 106 (7.65%) Git (software)
5 73 (5.27%) Selenium
6 59 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 43 (3.10%) Jasmine
8 41 (2.96%) Subversion
9 36 (2.60%) JIRA
9 36 (2.60%) TeamCity
10 35 (2.53%) Moq
11 33 (2.38%) MSTest
12 25 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
13 23 (1.66%) Cucumber
14 20 (1.44%) MSI
14 20 (1.44%) WiX
15 17 (1.23%) Grunt
15 17 (1.23%) Mocha
16 16 (1.15%) MSBuild
17 15 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 186 (13.42%) Finance
2 68 (4.91%) Banking
3 42 (3.03%) Marketing
4 41 (2.96%) Retail
5 33 (2.38%) Back Office
6 26 (1.88%) Front Office
7 23 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.01%) Advertising
9 13 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.87%) Legal
10 12 (0.87%) Local Government
11 10 (0.72%) Electronics
11 10 (0.72%) Military
11 10 (0.72%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.51%) Games
13 6 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.36%) Law
14 5 (0.36%) Publishing
15 4 (0.29%) Billing
15 4 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1078 (77.78%) Developer
2 737 (53.17%) .NET Developer
3 492 (35.50%) C# Developer
4 380 (27.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 198 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 153 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 141 (10.17%) SQL Developer
8 129 (9.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 99 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 79 (5.70%) Architect
11 74 (5.34%) Senior .NET Developer
12 63 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 62 (4.47%) Software Developer
14 59 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
15 54 (3.90%) Web Developer
16 49 (3.54%) Senior C# Developer
17 48 (3.46%) SQL Server Developer
18 46 (3.32%) HTML Developer
19 45 (3.25%) Software Engineer
20 41 (2.96%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1386 (100.00%) .NET
2 689 (49.71%) ASP.NET
3 633 (45.67%) Entity Framework
4 491 (35.43%) HTML
5 427 (30.81%) CSS
6 426 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 365 (26.33%) jQuery
8 327 (23.59%) WCF
9 304 (21.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 300 (21.65%) Web Services
11 288 (20.78%) AngularJS
12 236 (17.03%) XML
13 230 (16.59%) HTML5
14 134 (9.67%) REST
15 126 (9.09%) JSON
15 126 (9.09%) WPF
16 122 (8.80%) SOAP
17 117 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 111 (8.01%) KnockoutJS
19 104 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 39 (2.81%) Management Information System
4 38 (2.74%) User Experience
5 37 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
6 34 (2.45%) N-Tier
7 31 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 21 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 20 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 19 (1.37%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.08%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.08%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.94%) Derivative
14 12 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.87%) Replication
15 11 (0.79%) Hedge funds
15 11 (0.79%) NHS
16 10 (0.72%) Mathematics
16 10 (0.72%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 224 (16.16%) Windows
2 35 (2.53%) Linux
3 33 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 26 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (1.08%) Android
5 15 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.87%) Windows Phone
7 11 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.72%) Unix
9 6 (0.43%) Windows CE
9 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.14%) zOS
14 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (53.68%) MVC
2 564 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (21.65%) TDD
4 234 (16.88%) Scrum
5 180 (12.99%) Unit Testing
6 177 (12.77%) OO
7 171 (12.34%) Web Development
8 148 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
9 133 (9.60%) Software Engineering
10 115 (8.30%) SDLC
11 113 (8.15%) BDD
12 94 (6.78%) SOLID
13 91 (6.57%) CRM
14 85 (6.13%) SOA
15 69 (4.98%) MVVM
16 67 (4.83%) E-Commerce
17 64 (4.62%) Front End Development
18 62 (4.47%) Waterfall
19 57 (4.11%) Dependency Injection
19 57 (4.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1170 (84.42%) C#
2 630 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 569 (41.05%) SQL
4 205 (14.79%) T-SQL
5 108 (7.79%) Java
6 98 (7.07%) VB.NET
7 93 (6.71%) VB
8 49 (3.54%) PHP
8 49 (3.54%) VBA
9 48 (3.46%) PowerShell
10 47 (3.39%) TypeScript
11 43 (3.10%) VB6
12 37 (2.67%) XAML
13 36 (2.60%) C++
14 20 (1.44%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.23%) C
16 11 (0.79%) Ruby
17 10 (0.72%) Perl
17 10 (0.72%) VBScript
18 7 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 84 (6.06%) Degree
1 84 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 59 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 15 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.58%) HND
6 7 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.43%) ISEB
7 6 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.43%) MCITP
7 6 (0.43%) MCTS
7 6 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.43%) RHCE
8 5 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.36%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.22%) MCPD
9 3 (0.22%) MCSD
10 2 (0.14%) MCP
10 2 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.83%) QA
2 10 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 10 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.22%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) SDET
5 1 (0.072%) HL7
5 1 (0.072%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.072%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.072%) MiFID
5 1 (0.072%) TickIT
System Software
1 41 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.43%) UAG
3 6 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.22%) Docker
4 3 (0.22%) Firmware
4 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.08%) Puppet
2 11 (0.79%) Ansible
3 8 (0.58%) SCCM
4 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (0.36%) Terraform
6 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.14%) Control-M
7 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.14%) Kibana
7 2 (0.14%) SCOM
7 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.072%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.072%) OPNET
Vendors
1 466 (33.62%) Microsoft
2 167 (12.05%) Oracle
3 42 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 35 (2.53%) Xamarin
5 25 (1.80%) EPiServer
6 19 (1.37%) Twitter
7 18 (1.30%) DevExpress
8 15 (1.08%) Telerik
9 14 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (0.87%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.79%) BMC
11 11 (0.79%) SAP
12 10 (0.72%) Remedy
13 9 (0.65%) Apigee
13 9 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.58%) RedGate
14 8 (0.58%) Sencha
14 8 (0.58%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.58%) VMware
15 7 (0.51%) Hyperion
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £330 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £370 per day + £370 / Day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warminster
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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Leeds, Yorkshire
Parity Professionals
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City, London
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Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Wiltshire
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The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
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Manchester
Computer Futures
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City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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South West London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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London
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Hampshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday