The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Consultant
Rank 423 419 414
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Consultant 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.018% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Infragistics
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) ProC
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (40.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth2
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone

.NET Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ProC
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Spring.NET
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OpenID
3 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (20.00%) Ninject
3 1 (20.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Derivative
1 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle