The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 135 182 179
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 381 286 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.71% 1.21% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 4.05% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 218 165
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.18 £160.00 £39.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.13% +304.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.06 £160.00 £23.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £160.00 £43.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
.NET Framework
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6741 7064 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.27% 29.88% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4792 5094 4662
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 66
Average hourly rate £22.18 £43.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.41% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in London

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +46 104 £400 +3.22% 40
Canary Wharf - 4 £550 -
Croydon -2 2 £375 +7.14%
Chiswick - 2 - -
Bromley +7 1 - - 1
Uxbridge -2 1 £265 +4.95% 1
Brentford -6 1 - -
Hammersmith -8 1 £390 - 1
Osterley - 1 £320 -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 647 (100.00%) .NET
2 535 (82.69%) C#
3 393 (60.74%) SQL Server
4 342 (52.86%) ASP.NET
5 320 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
6 304 (46.99%) MVC
7 281 (43.43%) Entity Framework
8 260 (40.19%) JavaScript
9 251 (38.79%) Microsoft
10 250 (38.64%) SQL
11 229 (35.39%) WCF
12 199 (30.76%) TDD
13 194 (29.98%) HTML
14 192 (29.68%) Scrum
15 186 (28.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 185 (28.59%) jQuery
17 165 (25.50%) CSS
18 161 (24.88%) XML
19 159 (24.57%) Web Services
20 148 (22.87%) OO
20 148 (22.87%) SQL Server 2008
21 140 (21.64%) Visual Studio
22 138 (21.33%) LINQ
23 126 (19.47%) Finance
24 123 (19.01%) T-SQL
25 107 (16.54%) WPF
26 101 (15.61%) Unit Testing
27 96 (14.84%) Banking
28 90 (13.91%) HTML5
29 89 (13.76%) Degree

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (10.36%) CMS
2 46 (7.11%) IIS
3 37 (5.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 25 (3.86%) Node.js
5 22 (3.40%) Umbraco
6 20 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.94%) Kentico
8 15 (2.32%) Confluence
9 14 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
11 7 (1.08%) MQSeries
11 7 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.93%) EPiServer CMS
12 6 (0.93%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.93%) Apache
13 5 (0.77%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.77%) JBoss
14 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (12.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.40%) MS Office
3 21 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.93%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.62%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.31%) Endur
7 1 (0.15%) Summit
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (0.93%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.46%) Office 365
4 3 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.11%) HTTP
2 14 (2.16%) Internet
3 7 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.77%) FTP
5 4 (0.62%) VPN
5 4 (0.62%) AMQP
6 3 (0.46%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.46%) SSL
6 3 (0.46%) 802.15
6 3 (0.46%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.31%) NAS
8 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) SAN
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) DHCP
8 1 (0.15%) Firewall
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (60.74%) SQL Server
2 148 (22.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (6.03%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.32%) MySQL
9 15 (2.32%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.01%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.24%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (0.93%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 140 (21.64%) Visual Studio
2 79 (12.21%) NUnit
2 79 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (4.95%) Subversion
3 32 (4.95%) MSTest
4 30 (4.64%) JIRA
5 28 (4.33%) Moq
5 28 (4.33%) TeamCity
6 26 (4.02%) SpecFlow
7 19 (2.94%) ReSharper
8 18 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
9 15 (2.32%) Selenium
10 14 (2.16%) MSI
11 13 (2.01%) Git (software)
11 13 (2.01%) Fiddler
12 11 (1.70%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.55%) ProC
14 9 (1.39%) MSBuild
15 8 (1.24%) Dreamweaver
15 8 (1.24%) WebDriver
General
1 126 (19.47%) Finance
2 96 (14.84%) Banking
3 62 (9.58%) Investment Banking
4 34 (5.26%) Front Office
5 21 (3.25%) Law
6 19 (2.94%) Marketing
7 17 (2.63%) Back Office
8 16 (2.47%) Legal
9 10 (1.55%) Advertising
9 10 (1.55%) Publishing
9 10 (1.55%) Retail
10 9 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.93%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.62%) Local Government
14 2 (0.31%) German Language
15 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.15%) Games
15 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 500 (77.28%) Developer
2 257 (39.72%) .NET Developer
3 142 (21.95%) C# Developer
4 96 (14.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 63 (9.74%) Senior Developer
6 58 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 51 (7.88%) Web Developer
8 48 (7.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 41 (6.34%) Architect
10 36 (5.56%) Analyst
11 31 (4.79%) Software Developer
12 27 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
13 22 (3.40%) .NET Web Developer
14 19 (2.94%) AWS Developer
14 19 (2.94%) Author
14 19 (2.94%) Technical Author
15 17 (2.63%) CRM Developer
15 17 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
15 17 (2.63%) Applications Developer
16 14 (2.16%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 647 (100.00%) .NET
2 342 (52.86%) ASP.NET
3 281 (43.43%) Entity Framework
4 229 (35.39%) WCF
5 194 (29.98%) HTML
6 186 (28.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 185 (28.59%) jQuery
8 165 (25.50%) CSS
9 161 (24.88%) XML
10 159 (24.57%) Web Services
11 138 (21.33%) LINQ
12 107 (16.54%) WPF
13 90 (13.91%) HTML5
14 88 (13.60%) ASP.NET Web API
15 78 (12.06%) JSON
16 76 (11.75%) AngularJS
17 70 (10.82%) Ajax
18 65 (10.05%) SOAP
19 62 (9.58%) Razor View Engine
20 56 (8.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.03%) Inversion of Control
4 34 (5.26%) Derivative
5 29 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (4.02%) N-Tier
7 22 (3.40%) User Experience
8 17 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
9 14 (2.16%) Open Source
10 10 (1.55%) Kindle
11 9 (1.39%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.24%) Fixed Income
12 8 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.08%) Equities
13 7 (1.08%) iPad
14 6 (0.93%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.93%) GIS
15 5 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.36%) Windows
2 18 (2.78%) Android
3 12 (1.85%) UNIX
4 11 (1.70%) Linux
4 11 (1.70%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.46%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (46.99%) MVC
3 199 (30.76%) TDD
4 192 (29.68%) Scrum
5 148 (22.87%) OO
6 101 (15.61%) Unit Testing
7 76 (11.75%) BDD
8 68 (10.51%) SOA
9 67 (10.36%) E-Commerce
10 62 (9.58%) OOD
11 50 (7.73%) CRM
12 42 (6.49%) OOP
13 41 (6.34%) Data Modelling
13 41 (6.34%) Software Engineering
14 37 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (5.72%) Multithreading
15 36 (5.56%) Web Development
15 36 (5.56%) UML
16 34 (5.26%) ITIL
17 32 (4.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 535 (82.69%) C#
2 260 (40.19%) JavaScript
3 250 (38.64%) SQL
4 123 (19.01%) T-SQL
5 65 (10.05%) VB.NET
6 52 (8.04%) Java
7 22 (3.40%) VB
8 18 (2.78%) C++
9 17 (2.63%) VBA
10 16 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.32%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.01%) XAML
13 9 (1.39%) C
14 8 (1.24%) VBScript
15 6 (0.93%) XPath
15 6 (0.93%) VB6
16 5 (0.77%) PHP
17 3 (0.46%) Python
18 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.31%) SQR
Qualifications
1 89 (13.76%) Degree
2 25 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.24%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.93%) ISEB
8 5 (0.77%) HND
9 4 (0.62%) MCPD
10 3 (0.46%) MCP
11 2 (0.31%) CISSP
12 1 (0.15%) CITP
12 1 (0.15%) MCSE
12 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.40%) QA
2 10 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.46%) GxP
4 2 (0.31%) EMIR
4 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.46%) Firmware
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) Samba
3 1 (0.15%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Control-M
2 1 (0.15%) WMI
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) SCOM
2 1 (0.15%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.15%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 251 (38.79%) Microsoft
2 70 (10.82%) Oracle
3 42 (6.49%) Sitecore
4 34 (5.26%) Telerik
4 34 (5.26%) EPiServer
5 25 (3.86%) DevExpress
6 24 (3.71%) Infragistics
7 21 (3.25%) IBM
7 21 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.78%) TIBCO
9 14 (2.16%) Twitter
9 14 (2.16%) Adobe
10 8 (1.24%) Sybase
10 8 (1.24%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.08%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.08%) Tableau
12 6 (0.93%) Eloqua
12 6 (0.93%) Informatica
12 6 (0.93%) Aprimo
12 6 (0.93%) Google
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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Lorien Resourcing
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Information Technology Services
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Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley
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William-Arthur & Associates
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NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + 6 month rolling
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Go Partnership.
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Involved Solutions Ltd
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City, London
Experis Ltd
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