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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
UK / England
Rank 171 157 150
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 623 751 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.60% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 5.58% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 525 498
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £38.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.18% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £37.00 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £60.62 £92.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-45.31% -3.75%

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
13089 13466 12789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.31% 28.70% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9138 9393 8567
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 237 171
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £20.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

.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 21 February 2017.

.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 21 February 2017.

.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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -37 213 £425 - 82
South East -3 110 £350 +3.70% 70
West Midlands +22 60 £338 +9.31% 30
South West +16 57 £350 - 38
East of England +5 47 £375 +18.11% 30
North West -4 47 £325 - 42
Yorkshire -13 39 £345 -4.82% 48
East Midlands +8 36 £350 +19.65% 31
North East -19 17 £326 -17.14% 9
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 1315 (100.00%) .NET
2 1091 (82.97%) C#
3 691 (52.55%) MVC
4 676 (51.41%) SQL Server
5 660 (50.19%) Entity Framework
6 623 (47.38%) JavaScript
7 621 (47.22%) ASP.NET
8 590 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
9 525 (39.92%) SQL
10 450 (34.22%) HTML
11 415 (31.56%) CSS
12 382 (29.05%) Microsoft
13 378 (28.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 334 (25.40%) WCF
15 328 (24.94%) TDD
16 314 (23.88%) AngularJS
16 314 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 301 (22.89%) Visual Studio
18 283 (21.52%) Web Services
19 262 (19.92%) Scrum
20 261 (19.85%) jQuery
20 261 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
21 229 (17.41%) XML
22 187 (14.22%) OO
23 186 (14.14%) T-SQL
24 170 (12.93%) HTML5
25 167 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
26 165 (12.55%) Windows
27 162 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
28 159 (12.09%) 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 85 (6.46%) IIS
2 73 (5.55%) CMS
3 68 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 60 (4.56%) SharePoint
5 37 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 27 (2.05%) NServiceBus
7 26 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (0.99%) Confluence
9 13 (0.99%) EPiServer
10 10 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.68%) Sitefinity
12 7 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.53%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.46%) Apache
13 6 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.30%) JBoss
14 4 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 98 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.52%) MS Office
3 10 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.46%) MS Project
5 5 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.076%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.076%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 87 (6.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.076%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.076%) Magento
5 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.076%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 167 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.05%) PaaS
4 18 (1.37%) IaaS
4 18 (1.37%) SaaS
5 5 (0.38%) GitHub
5 5 (0.38%) Office 365
6 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.15%) Route 53
8 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.076%) Slack
8 1 (0.076%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.52%) HTTP
2 13 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.91%) Internet
4 11 (0.84%) Intranet
5 5 (0.38%) Firewall
5 5 (0.38%) Network Security
5 5 (0.38%) SAN
5 5 (0.38%) SSL
6 4 (0.30%) AMQP
6 4 (0.30%) NAS
7 3 (0.23%) FTP
7 3 (0.23%) LDAP
7 3 (0.23%) SMS
7 3 (0.23%) VPN
8 2 (0.15%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) Extranet
8 2 (0.15%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.15%) Skype
9 1 (0.076%) Modbus
9 1 (0.076%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 676 (51.41%) SQL Server
2 121 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 118 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 82 (6.24%) NoSQL
5 57 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 56 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (2.43%) Oracle Database
10 29 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
11 24 (1.83%) MongoDB
12 23 (1.75%) MySQL
13 18 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (1.14%) Couchbase
14 15 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.06%) GIS
16 12 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
17 11 (0.84%) MS Access
17 11 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 301 (22.89%) Visual Studio
2 261 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 122 (9.28%) Git (software)
4 110 (8.37%) NUnit
5 77 (5.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 67 (5.10%) Subversion
7 59 (4.49%) Moq
8 53 (4.03%) MSTest
9 47 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 44 (3.35%) Selenium
11 43 (3.27%) JIRA
12 37 (2.81%) SpecFlow
13 31 (2.36%) Jasmine
14 29 (2.21%) Grunt
15 26 (1.98%) Jenkins
16 25 (1.90%) Cucumber
16 25 (1.90%) gulp
17 20 (1.52%) ReSharper
18 17 (1.29%) CruiseControl
19 16 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 151 (11.48%) Finance
2 52 (3.95%) Banking
3 37 (2.81%) Front Office
4 28 (2.13%) Back Office
5 25 (1.90%) Advertising
5 25 (1.90%) Marketing
6 20 (1.52%) Retail
7 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.22%) Publishing
9 12 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.61%) Electronics
11 6 (0.46%) Legal
11 6 (0.46%) Local Government
12 4 (0.30%) Billing
12 4 (0.30%) Games
13 3 (0.23%) Automotive
13 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.23%) German Language
13 3 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 1091 (82.97%) Developer
2 705 (53.61%) .NET Developer
3 491 (37.34%) C# Developer
4 367 (27.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 154 (11.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 126 (9.58%) Senior Developer
7 124 (9.43%) SQL Developer
8 110 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 108 (8.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 96 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 81 (6.16%) Software Developer
12 77 (5.86%) JavaScript Developer
13 63 (4.79%) Senior C# Developer
14 62 (4.71%) CRM Developer
15 61 (4.64%) Full Stack Developer
16 58 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
17 57 (4.33%) Microsoft Developer
18 51 (3.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 49 (3.73%) WPF Developer
20 47 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1315 (100.00%) .NET
2 660 (50.19%) Entity Framework
3 621 (47.22%) ASP.NET
4 450 (34.22%) HTML
5 415 (31.56%) CSS
6 378 (28.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 334 (25.40%) WCF
8 314 (23.88%) AngularJS
8 314 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 283 (21.52%) Web Services
10 261 (19.85%) jQuery
11 229 (17.41%) XML
12 170 (12.93%) HTML5
13 146 (11.10%) WPF
14 143 (10.87%) LINQ
15 129 (9.81%) REST
16 112 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 100 (7.60%) JSON
18 98 (7.45%) SOAP
19 90 (6.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.19%) Mobile App
3 32 (2.43%) Algorithms
3 32 (2.43%) User Experience
4 26 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.83%) Fixed Income
6 21 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 18 (1.37%) N-Tier
8 17 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 16 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.06%) Equities
11 10 (0.76%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.68%) Derivative
12 9 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.68%) NHS
12 9 (0.68%) SWIFT
13 8 (0.61%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.61%) Graphic Design
14 6 (0.46%) Clustering
15 5 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 165 (12.55%) Windows
2 33 (2.51%) Windows Server
3 28 (2.13%) Linux
4 19 (1.44%) Android
5 14 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.76%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.61%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.15%) Unix
13 1 (0.076%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.076%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.076%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (52.55%) MVC
2 590 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (24.94%) TDD
4 262 (19.92%) Scrum
5 187 (14.22%) OO
6 162 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
7 159 (12.09%) Unit Testing
8 141 (10.72%) Web Development
9 127 (9.66%) SOLID
10 104 (7.91%) BDD
11 100 (7.60%) CRM
11 100 (7.60%) SDLC
12 94 (7.15%) Software Engineering
13 83 (6.31%) SOA
14 76 (5.78%) Front End Development
15 71 (5.40%) Dependency Injection
15 71 (5.40%) MVVM
16 68 (5.17%) OOD
17 60 (4.56%) Kanban
18 57 (4.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1091 (82.97%) C#
2 623 (47.38%) JavaScript
3 525 (39.92%) SQL
4 186 (14.14%) T-SQL
5 70 (5.32%) Java
6 65 (4.94%) VB.NET
7 62 (4.71%) VB
8 61 (4.64%) TypeScript
9 44 (3.35%) PowerShell
10 43 (3.27%) VBA
11 25 (1.90%) VB6
12 19 (1.44%) Ruby
13 17 (1.29%) XAML
14 15 (1.14%) PHP
15 14 (1.06%) Python
16 13 (0.99%) C++
17 11 (0.84%) ES6
18 9 (0.68%) Bash Shell
19 7 (0.53%) C
19 7 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (6.31%) Security Cleared
2 70 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 47 (3.57%) Degree
4 17 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.38%) HNC
7 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.30%) HND
8 3 (0.23%) ISEB
8 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.23%) PhD
9 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.15%) MCAD
9 2 (0.15%) MCSD
9 2 (0.15%) MCTS
10 1 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.076%) MCPD
10 1 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.87%) QA
2 7 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.38%) Basel III
4 5 (0.38%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.30%) SLA
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.23%) TickIT
7 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) SDET
8 1 (0.076%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.076%) EMIR
System Software
1 29 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.23%) Docker
5 2 (0.15%) Firmware
6 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.076%) etcd
6 1 (0.076%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.076%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (0.99%) Puppet
2 4 (0.30%) SCCM
2 4 (0.30%) Terraform
3 2 (0.15%) Ansible
3 2 (0.15%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.076%) Control-M
4 1 (0.076%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.076%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.076%) Salt
4 1 (0.076%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 382 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 121 (9.20%) Oracle
3 55 (4.18%) Xamarin
4 44 (3.35%) Sitecore
5 13 (0.99%) Atlassian
5 13 (0.99%) VMware
6 12 (0.91%) SAP
7 10 (0.76%) RedGate
8 8 (0.61%) Telerik
9 7 (0.53%) Rackspace
9 7 (0.53%) Sencha
9 7 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.46%) AppDynamics
10 6 (0.46%) DevExpress
10 6 (0.46%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.38%) Google
11 5 (0.38%) Tableau
11 5 (0.38%) Twitter
12 4 (0.30%) Escenic
12 4 (0.30%) MuleSoft
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Octopus Computer Associates
Rate: Market
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Chorley, Lancashire
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Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
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Bristol, Somerset
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Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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County Durham
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
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Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £480 per day plus expenses
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
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London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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South West London
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