The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Consultant
Rank 411 386 415
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Consultant 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.014% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.015% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Consultant
England

.NET Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Consultant across the London region.

.NET Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Consultant across the London region.

.NET Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - - - -
City of London - - - - 3
.NET Consultant
England

.NET Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Consultant in their job title 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 with .NET Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB

.NET Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Consultant in their job title 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 with .NET Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) V-Model
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) DSDM
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe