The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 94 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 488 490 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.09% 2.26% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.44% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 382 482
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21611 20076 25837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.78% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15036 13591 16634
Average daily rate £425 £448 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 407 578
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 £39.85 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +6 132 £375 -6.25% 31
Wimbledon - 3 - -
Brentford +2 2 £340 -18.19%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £363 -
Croydon -9 1 £350 +32.07%
Harrow - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Bromley - - - - 1
Coulsdon - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 1019 (100.00%) .NET
2 902 (88.52%) C#
3 614 (60.26%) ASP.NET
4 569 (55.84%) SQL Server
5 468 (45.93%) MVC
6 388 (38.08%) HTML
6 388 (38.08%) JavaScript
7 365 (35.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 320 (31.40%) SQL
9 305 (29.93%) TDD
10 298 (29.24%) CSS
11 294 (28.85%) jQuery
12 250 (24.53%) WCF
13 247 (24.24%) .NET Framework
14 227 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
15 210 (20.61%) Finance
16 200 (19.63%) SQL Server 2008
17 183 (17.96%) Microsoft
18 164 (16.09%) Banking
19 162 (15.90%) Web Services
20 155 (15.21%) Scrum
21 147 (14.43%) XML
21 147 (14.43%) OO
22 144 (14.13%) WPF
23 135 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 134 (13.15%) Ajax
24 134 (13.15%) Visual Studio
25 112 (10.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 110 (10.79%) Windows
27 109 (10.70%) Front Office

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 105 (10.30%) CMS
2 69 (6.77%) IIS
3 59 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 57 (5.59%) Umbraco
5 38 (3.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 31 (3.04%) Node.js
7 17 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (1.57%) DNN
9 13 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (1.18%) NServiceBus
10 12 (1.18%) WordPress
11 11 (1.08%) Kentico
11 11 (1.08%) Drupal
12 9 (0.88%) Sitefinity
13 8 (0.79%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.79%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.39%) Orchard CMS
16 3 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 56 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.098%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.098%) Agresso
4 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) GitHub
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.098%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.04%) Internet
2 14 (1.37%) Intranet
3 11 (1.08%) HTTP
4 6 (0.59%) DNS
5 4 (0.39%) SSL
5 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.29%) WEP
6 3 (0.29%) Softphone
7 2 (0.20%) FTP
8 1 (0.098%) SMTP
8 1 (0.098%) SNMP
8 1 (0.098%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (55.84%) SQL Server
2 200 (19.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 55 (5.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 23 (2.26%) RavenDB
9 15 (1.47%) MySQL
10 14 (1.37%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.28%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.18%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.69%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.49%) Data Mining
17 5 (0.49%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 134 (13.15%) Visual Studio
2 78 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (6.97%) NUnit
4 56 (5.50%) Git (software)
5 46 (4.51%) TeamCity
6 37 (3.63%) Subversion
7 29 (2.85%) SpecFlow
8 27 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 22 (2.16%) Jenkins
9 22 (2.16%) MSTest
10 19 (1.86%) Moq
11 18 (1.77%) Mercurial
12 15 (1.47%) JIRA
13 14 (1.37%) CruiseControl
14 13 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.88%) ReSharper
16 8 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
17 7 (0.69%) Jasmine
18 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 210 (20.61%) Finance
2 164 (16.09%) Banking
3 109 (10.70%) Front Office
4 55 (5.40%) Retail
5 45 (4.42%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.16%) Marketing
7 14 (1.37%) Back Office
8 11 (1.08%) Legal
9 8 (0.79%) Electronics
10 7 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.69%) Publishing
11 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.59%) Law
11 6 (0.59%) Advertising
12 4 (0.39%) Local Government
13 1 (0.098%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.098%) Games
13 1 (0.098%) German Language
13 1 (0.098%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.098%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1019 (100.00%) .NET
2 614 (60.26%) ASP.NET
3 388 (38.08%) HTML
4 365 (35.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 298 (29.24%) CSS
6 294 (28.85%) jQuery
7 250 (24.53%) WCF
8 247 (24.24%) .NET Framework
9 162 (15.90%) Web Services
10 147 (14.43%) XML
11 144 (14.13%) WPF
12 135 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 134 (13.15%) Ajax
14 112 (10.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 105 (10.30%) HTML5
16 102 (10.01%) LINQ
17 101 (9.91%) KnockoutJS
18 78 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
18 78 (7.65%) REST
19 69 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (3.43%) Derivative
2 26 (2.55%) Inversion of Control
3 22 (2.16%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (1.86%) Fixed Income
6 16 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 14 (1.37%) W3C
8 13 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 13 (1.28%) Video on Demand
9 12 (1.18%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.08%) Physics
11 10 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.98%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.88%) Market Risk
12 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.79%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.79%) NHS
13 8 (0.79%) Grid Computing
13 8 (0.79%) Equities
14 7 (0.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 110 (10.79%) Windows
2 24 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (1.37%) Linux
4 11 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
4 11 (1.08%) Windows Phone
5 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.20%) UNIX
8 2 (0.20%) Android
9 1 (0.098%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (45.93%) MVC
2 305 (29.93%) TDD
3 227 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (15.21%) Scrum
5 147 (14.43%) OO
6 97 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 97 (9.52%) BDD
7 92 (9.03%) Unit Testing
8 80 (7.85%) Web Development
9 60 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (5.69%) Multithreading
11 52 (5.10%) MVVM
12 47 (4.61%) SOA
13 45 (4.42%) OOP
14 42 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
15 37 (3.63%) Software Engineering
16 36 (3.53%) Content Management
17 34 (3.34%) UML
17 34 (3.34%) OOD
18 32 (3.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 902 (88.52%) C#
2 388 (38.08%) JavaScript
3 320 (31.40%) SQL
4 100 (9.81%) T-SQL
5 44 (4.32%) VB.NET
6 21 (2.06%) VB
6 21 (2.06%) C++
6 21 (2.06%) Java
7 15 (1.47%) Python
8 12 (1.18%) PHP
9 10 (0.98%) VBA
9 10 (0.98%) Ruby
10 9 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 9 (0.88%) XAML
11 6 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.49%) VBScript
12 5 (0.49%) C
12 5 (0.49%) VB6
13 4 (0.39%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.29%) RPG
Qualifications
1 43 (4.22%) Degree
2 12 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.59%) MCP
5 5 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.39%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.39%) MCAD
7 3 (0.29%) MCSD
7 3 (0.29%) MBA
7 3 (0.29%) MCTS
7 3 (0.29%) MCITP
8 1 (0.098%) CFA
8 1 (0.098%) MCPD
8 1 (0.098%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.69%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) HL7
2 2 (0.20%) WCAG
3 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.098%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.098%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.098%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.098%) XenApp
2 1 (0.098%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 183 (17.96%) Microsoft
2 68 (6.67%) Oracle
3 46 (4.51%) Sitecore
4 37 (3.63%) Telerik
5 34 (3.34%) EPiServer
6 12 (1.18%) Twitter
7 11 (1.08%) Ektron
8 9 (0.88%) Facebook
9 8 (0.79%) DevExpress
9 8 (0.79%) Syncfusion
9 8 (0.79%) CODA
9 8 (0.79%) RedDot
10 7 (0.69%) Sybase
10 7 (0.69%) Google
11 5 (0.49%) IBM
12 4 (0.39%) DataSynapse
12 4 (0.39%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.29%) thinkFolio
13 3 (0.29%) Lotus
13 3 (0.29%) SAP
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