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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 161 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 326 420 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.66% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.40% 5.35% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 329 269
Average daily rate
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£410 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.44 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.17%
.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
7409 7855 7710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.19% 31.11% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5372 5705 5422
Average daily rate £420 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 68
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £85.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 30 September 2014.

.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 30 September 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
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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 +21 88 £425 +3.03% 44
Croydon - 3 £450 - 1
Canary Wharf +13 2 £450 -26.82%
Romford - 1 £550 -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Dagenham - - - - 2
Enfield - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 5
New Malden - - - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 663 (100.00%) .NET
2 522 (78.73%) C#
3 430 (64.86%) SQL Server
4 402 (60.63%) ASP.NET
5 399 (60.18%) MVC
6 346 (52.19%) Agile Software Development
7 280 (42.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 261 (39.37%) SQL
9 256 (38.61%) JavaScript
10 249 (37.56%) Microsoft
11 248 (37.41%) HTML
12 240 (36.20%) TDD
13 223 (33.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 220 (33.18%) WCF
15 203 (30.62%) jQuery
16 189 (28.51%) SQL Server 2008
17 186 (28.05%) CSS
18 156 (23.53%) Scrum
19 151 (22.78%) Visual Studio
20 144 (21.72%) Web Services
20 144 (21.72%) XML
21 132 (19.91%) OO
22 117 (17.65%) Finance
23 115 (17.35%) Windows
24 110 (16.59%) Team Foundation Server
25 108 (16.29%) T-SQL
26 105 (15.84%) HTML5
27 95 (14.33%) WPF
28 92 (13.88%) Banking
29 91 (13.73%) BDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 81 (12.22%) CMS
2 73 (11.01%) SharePoint
3 57 (8.60%) IIS
4 43 (6.49%) Umbraco
5 38 (5.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 37 (5.58%) BizTalk Server
7 34 (5.13%) Node.js
8 28 (4.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.21%) Kentico
11 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.60%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.60%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.60%) DNN
13 3 (0.45%) Drupal
13 3 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
13 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.45%) SharePoint Foundation
13 3 (0.45%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 88 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.96%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.36%) MS Office
4 8 (1.21%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.15%) Aligne
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.15%) Endur
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.15%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.07%) PaaS
3 2 (0.30%) Office 365
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
3 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) GitHub
4 1 (0.15%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.96%) Internet
2 9 (1.36%) HTTP
3 6 (0.90%) Intranet
3 6 (0.90%) Firewall
4 5 (0.75%) LDAP
5 4 (0.60%) DMZ
6 3 (0.45%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) SAN
7 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) Wireless
7 2 (0.30%) NAS
8 1 (0.15%) AMQP
8 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 189 (28.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (8.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (7.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (7.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 26 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 17 (2.56%) RavenDB
10 17 (2.56%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 14 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.96%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.66%) MySQL
14 9 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (1.06%) QlikView
16 7 (1.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 151 (22.78%) Visual Studio
2 110 (16.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (12.97%) NUnit
4 50 (7.54%) SpecFlow
5 47 (7.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 38 (5.73%) MSTest
7 30 (4.52%) Moq
8 28 (4.22%) TeamCity
9 24 (3.62%) Subversion
10 21 (3.17%) Git (software)
10 21 (3.17%) Selenium
11 20 (3.02%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (1.81%) CruiseControl
12 12 (1.81%) Jenkins
13 11 (1.66%) MSBuild
13 11 (1.66%) Mercurial
14 10 (1.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 10 (1.51%) NSubstitute
15 8 (1.21%) QUnit
15 8 (1.21%) Maven
General
1 117 (17.65%) Finance
2 92 (13.88%) Banking
3 42 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.22%) Front Office
5 20 (3.02%) Marketing
6 18 (2.71%) Retail
7 12 (1.81%) Back Office
8 10 (1.51%) Legal
9 8 (1.21%) Advertising
10 7 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.60%) Electronics
11 4 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.60%) International Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 523 (78.88%) Developer
2 301 (45.40%) .NET Developer
3 172 (25.94%) C# Developer
4 105 (15.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (14.33%) Senior Developer
6 62 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 59 (8.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 36 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (4.52%) Architect
10 29 (4.37%) Software Engineer
11 24 (3.62%) Lead Developer
11 24 (3.62%) Analyst
12 23 (3.47%) SharePoint Developer
13 21 (3.17%) SQL Developer
13 21 (3.17%) Agile .NET Developer
14 20 (3.02%) WPF Developer
14 20 (3.02%) Senior C# Developer
15 19 (2.87%) Web Developer
16 17 (2.56%) Software Developer
16 17 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (100.00%) .NET
2 402 (60.63%) ASP.NET
3 280 (42.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 248 (37.41%) HTML
5 223 (33.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 220 (33.18%) WCF
7 203 (30.62%) jQuery
8 186 (28.05%) CSS
9 144 (21.72%) Web Services
9 144 (21.72%) XML
10 105 (15.84%) HTML5
11 95 (14.33%) WPF
12 90 (13.57%) Ajax
13 79 (11.92%) LINQ
14 69 (10.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 66 (9.95%) JSON
16 65 (9.80%) AngularJS
17 56 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 55 (8.30%) REST
19 54 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.87%) Derivative
3 18 (2.71%) Client/Server
3 18 (2.71%) User Experience
4 17 (2.56%) Open Source
4 17 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.81%) Market Risk
8 11 (1.66%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.66%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.51%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (1.21%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.06%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.06%) W3C
13 5 (0.75%) Clustering
13 5 (0.75%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 115 (17.35%) Windows
2 23 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (1.66%) UNIX
5 10 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.90%) Linux
7 6 (0.90%) Android
8 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (60.18%) MVC
2 346 (52.19%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (36.20%) TDD
4 156 (23.53%) Scrum
5 132 (19.91%) OO
6 91 (13.73%) BDD
7 73 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (10.41%) Unit Testing
9 62 (9.35%) MVVM
10 61 (9.20%) E-Commerce
10 61 (9.20%) Web Development
11 54 (8.14%) SOA
12 52 (7.84%) OOD
13 47 (7.09%) Software Engineering
14 45 (6.79%) UML
14 45 (6.79%) OOP
15 38 (5.73%) Project Management
16 36 (5.43%) Workflow
17 34 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
18 25 (3.77%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 522 (78.73%) C#
2 261 (39.37%) SQL
3 256 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 108 (16.29%) T-SQL
5 62 (9.35%) PL/SQL
6 45 (6.79%) Java
7 35 (5.28%) VB.NET
8 18 (2.71%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.11%) C
10 13 (1.96%) C++
11 11 (1.66%) VB
11 11 (1.66%) XAML
12 10 (1.51%) PHP
13 9 (1.36%) VBScript
13 9 (1.36%) Python
14 8 (1.21%) VBA
14 8 (1.21%) VB6
15 7 (1.06%) Ruby
16 6 (0.90%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 60 (9.05%) Degree
2 16 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.66%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.90%) MCSD
5 6 (0.90%) MCSE
6 4 (0.60%) LPIC
7 3 (0.45%) MCTS
7 3 (0.45%) GISP
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.30%) MCPD
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) PhD
8 2 (0.30%) CCNA
8 2 (0.30%) MCAD
9 1 (0.15%) MCP
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.22%) QA
2 7 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.75%) Basel III
5 2 (0.30%) SLA
5 2 (0.30%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
System Software
1 12 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.30%) DFS Replication
2 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.75%) Control-M
2 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 249 (37.56%) Microsoft
2 87 (13.12%) Oracle
3 47 (7.09%) Sitecore
4 23 (3.47%) EPiServer
5 13 (1.96%) JBoss
5 13 (1.96%) Telerik
6 10 (1.51%) Ektron
7 8 (1.21%) SAP
7 8 (1.21%) Informatica
8 5 (0.75%) CA
8 5 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.75%) Splunk
8 5 (0.75%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.60%) Twitter
9 4 (0.60%) RedDot
9 4 (0.60%) Dell
9 4 (0.60%) Sybase
10 3 (0.45%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.45%) IBM
10 3 (0.45%) Endeca
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