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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 162 176 151
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 305 281 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.43% 1.25% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.79% 4.22% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 207 186
Average daily rate
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£385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £492 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.41 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
.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
6364 6665 6048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.76% 29.75% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4598 4750 4433
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £293 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 43 50
Average hourly rate £27.37 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £29.40 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £49.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 85 £413 -2.94% 41
Croydon -3 2 £375 +7.14%
Bromley +6 1 - - 1
Uxbridge -2 1 £265 +3.41%
Brentford -11 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £320 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Mayfair - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Paddington - - - - 2
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Enfield - - - - 2
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - - 3
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 583 (100.00%) .NET
2 468 (80.27%) C#
3 352 (60.38%) SQL Server
4 289 (49.57%) ASP.NET
5 276 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
6 258 (44.25%) MVC
7 250 (42.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 231 (39.62%) Microsoft
9 222 (38.08%) SQL
10 219 (37.56%) JavaScript
11 210 (36.02%) WCF
12 188 (32.25%) TDD
13 164 (28.13%) HTML
14 160 (27.44%) Scrum
15 159 (27.27%) jQuery
16 146 (25.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 140 (24.01%) XML
18 134 (22.98%) Web Services
19 133 (22.81%) CSS
20 132 (22.64%) Visual Studio
21 126 (21.61%) OO
22 125 (21.44%) SQL Server 2008
23 121 (20.75%) Finance
24 118 (20.24%) WPF
25 114 (19.55%) T-SQL
26 110 (18.87%) LINQ
27 89 (15.27%) Banking
28 82 (14.07%) NUnit
29 79 (13.55%) Degree
30 77 (13.21%) BDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (10.81%) CMS
2 41 (7.03%) IIS
3 37 (6.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 25 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.09%) TIBCO EMS
6 17 (2.92%) Umbraco
7 15 (2.57%) Confluence
7 15 (2.57%) Kentico
8 14 (2.40%) Node.js
9 13 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.03%) EPiServer CMS
12 6 (1.03%) Apache
13 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.86%) JBoss
14 4 (0.69%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.69%) Immediacy CMS
14 4 (0.69%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 73 (12.52%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.12%) MS Office
3 21 (3.60%) MS Visio
3 21 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.86%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.69%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
3 4 (0.69%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) Endur
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.86%) SaaS
3 2 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.17%) Heroku
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.17%) HTTP
2 12 (2.06%) Internet
3 7 (1.20%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.03%) VPN
5 4 (0.69%) FTP
5 4 (0.69%) AMQP
6 3 (0.51%) OpenVPN
6 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.51%) SSL
6 3 (0.51%) 802.15
6 3 (0.51%) Intranet
6 3 (0.51%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.34%) VLAN
7 2 (0.34%) Firewall
7 2 (0.34%) DNS
7 2 (0.34%) DHCP
8 1 (0.17%) SAN
8 1 (0.17%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 125 (21.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (11.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 44 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 38 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (2.74%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.89%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.37%) MySQL
11 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.20%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.20%) Big Data
13 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 132 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 82 (14.07%) NUnit
3 68 (11.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (5.49%) MSTest
4 32 (5.49%) Moq
4 32 (5.49%) SpecFlow
5 29 (4.97%) JIRA
6 26 (4.46%) TeamCity
6 26 (4.46%) Subversion
7 24 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (2.92%) MSI
8 17 (2.92%) Selenium
9 12 (2.06%) ReSharper
9 12 (2.06%) Fiddler
9 12 (2.06%) Git (software)
10 11 (1.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 11 (1.89%) ProC
10 11 (1.89%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.37%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 121 (20.75%) Finance
2 89 (15.27%) Banking
3 61 (10.46%) Investment Banking
4 36 (6.17%) Front Office
5 17 (2.92%) Back Office
6 16 (2.74%) Marketing
7 10 (1.72%) Publishing
7 10 (1.72%) Legal
8 8 (1.37%) Law
8 8 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.37%) Advertising
9 7 (1.20%) Retail
10 4 (0.69%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.69%) Local Government
10 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.34%) German Language
11 2 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 437 (74.96%) Developer
2 226 (38.77%) .NET Developer
3 124 (21.27%) C# Developer
4 82 (14.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (11.66%) Senior Developer
6 47 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (7.38%) Architect
8 39 (6.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (6.35%) Web Developer
10 31 (5.32%) Analyst
10 31 (5.32%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (4.80%) Software Developer
12 20 (3.43%) .NET Web Developer
13 19 (3.26%) Author
13 19 (3.26%) Technical Author
14 17 (2.92%) Lead Developer
15 16 (2.74%) AWS Developer
16 15 (2.57%) CRM Developer
17 14 (2.40%) .NET Architect
17 14 (2.40%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 583 (100.00%) .NET
2 289 (49.57%) ASP.NET
3 250 (42.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 210 (36.02%) WCF
5 164 (28.13%) HTML
6 159 (27.27%) jQuery
7 146 (25.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 140 (24.01%) XML
9 134 (22.98%) Web Services
10 133 (22.81%) CSS
11 118 (20.24%) WPF
12 110 (18.87%) LINQ
13 77 (13.21%) HTML5
14 75 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
15 61 (10.46%) JSON
16 59 (10.12%) AngularJS
17 57 (9.78%) Ajax
18 54 (9.26%) REST
19 52 (8.92%) WinForms
20 50 (8.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 42 (7.20%) Inversion of Control
4 29 (4.97%) Derivative
5 26 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (3.60%) N-Tier
7 17 (2.92%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (2.74%) User Experience
9 14 (2.40%) Open Source
10 13 (2.23%) Mathematics
11 12 (2.06%) Equities
12 11 (1.89%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.72%) Kindle
13 10 (1.72%) Credit Risk
14 9 (1.54%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.54%) Algorithms
15 7 (1.20%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (1.03%) Market Risk
16 6 (1.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.86%) Windows
2 18 (3.09%) Android
3 12 (2.06%) UNIX
4 11 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.72%) Linux
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.51%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) SUSE
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (44.25%) MVC
3 188 (32.25%) TDD
4 160 (27.44%) Scrum
5 126 (21.61%) OO
6 77 (13.21%) BDD
7 73 (12.52%) Unit Testing
8 64 (10.98%) SOA
9 57 (9.78%) E-Commerce
9 57 (9.78%) OOD
10 49 (8.40%) CRM
11 40 (6.86%) Software Engineering
12 36 (6.17%) Data Modelling
12 36 (6.17%) Multithreading
13 33 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (5.66%) OOP
14 31 (5.32%) ITIL
14 31 (5.32%) UML
15 30 (5.15%) Mentoring
16 29 (4.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 468 (80.27%) C#
2 222 (38.08%) SQL
3 219 (37.56%) JavaScript
4 114 (19.55%) T-SQL
5 59 (10.12%) Java
6 46 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 17 (2.92%) PL/SQL
8 16 (2.74%) VBA
9 15 (2.57%) C++
9 15 (2.57%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.72%) C
10 10 (1.72%) VBScript
11 9 (1.54%) VB
12 8 (1.37%) XAML
13 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.69%) PHP
14 3 (0.51%) Python
14 3 (0.51%) VB6
14 3 (0.51%) R
15 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (13.55%) Degree
2 23 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.69%) MCPD
8 3 (0.51%) ISEB
8 3 (0.51%) MCP
8 3 (0.51%) HND
9 2 (0.34%) CISSP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
10 1 (0.17%) MCSA
10 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.63%) QA
2 10 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.34%) GxP
3 2 (0.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.34%) WCAG
3 2 (0.34%) WAI
3 2 (0.34%) EMIR
3 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.69%) Firmware
3 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.51%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) GridGain
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.03%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) WMI
2 1 (0.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) SCOM
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 231 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.15%) Oracle
3 42 (7.20%) Sitecore
4 32 (5.49%) Telerik
5 31 (5.32%) Infragistics
6 27 (4.63%) DevExpress
7 23 (3.95%) EPiServer
8 21 (3.60%) IBM
8 21 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (3.26%) TIBCO
10 14 (2.40%) Sybase
11 9 (1.54%) Adobe
12 6 (1.03%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.03%) Informatica
13 5 (0.86%) Bloomberg
13 5 (0.86%) Google
13 5 (0.86%) Tableau
13 5 (0.86%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.69%) Eloqua
14 4 (0.69%) Twitter
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Go Partnership.
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bromley
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.36 - £21.26 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago