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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 170 142 114
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -28
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 284 367 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.24% 1.53% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 5.12% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 281 291
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £80.00 £30.50 £14.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% +115.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
.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
6844 7168 6578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.94% 29.84% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5217 5162 4799
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 66
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -41 75 £425 -5.55% 35
Croydon - 1 £263 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 - 1
New Malden - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Bromley - - - -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 608 (100.00%) .NET
2 468 (76.97%) C#
3 387 (63.65%) SQL Server
4 324 (53.29%) MVC
5 312 (51.32%) ASP.NET
6 287 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
7 258 (42.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 250 (41.12%) SQL
9 245 (40.30%) JavaScript
10 234 (38.49%) Microsoft
11 212 (34.87%) WCF
12 209 (34.38%) HTML
13 197 (32.40%) TDD
14 183 (30.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 164 (26.97%) jQuery
16 162 (26.64%) CSS
17 155 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
18 154 (25.33%) Scrum
19 147 (24.18%) Visual Studio
20 123 (20.23%) OO
21 111 (18.26%) WPF
21 111 (18.26%) Team Foundation Server
22 109 (17.93%) T-SQL
23 108 (17.76%) XML
24 107 (17.60%) Finance
25 102 (16.78%) HTML5
26 100 (16.45%) Web Services
27 94 (15.46%) NUnit
28 91 (14.97%) MS Excel
29 85 (13.98%) Oracle

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 76 (12.50%) CMS
2 47 (7.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 43 (7.07%) SharePoint
4 41 (6.74%) IIS
5 32 (5.26%) Umbraco
6 30 (4.93%) Node.js
7 18 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.64%) Kentico
9 10 (1.64%) JBoss
9 10 (1.64%) TIBCO EMS
10 9 (1.48%) Confluence
11 7 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.99%) EPiServer CMS
12 6 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.66%) DNN
13 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 91 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.29%) MS Office
3 15 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.15%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.49%) Endur
5 1 (0.16%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.16%) Aligne
5 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.16%) Radian6
5 1 (0.16%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.16%) Tridion
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.44%) PaaS
3 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.95%) HTTP
2 8 (1.32%) Internet
3 7 (1.15%) Intranet
4 5 (0.82%) DNS
4 5 (0.82%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.66%) DHCP
5 4 (0.66%) Firewall
6 2 (0.33%) Wireless
6 2 (0.33%) VLAN
6 2 (0.33%) NAS
6 2 (0.33%) AMQP
6 2 (0.33%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) VPN
6 2 (0.33%) SAN
7 1 (0.16%) LDAP
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (63.65%) SQL Server
2 155 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (9.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 22 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.97%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.64%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.64%) MySQL
11 9 (1.48%) RavenDB
12 8 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.15%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.15%) Big Data
14 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 147 (24.18%) Visual Studio
2 111 (18.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 94 (15.46%) NUnit
4 57 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 42 (6.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 42 (6.91%) Moq
6 38 (6.25%) MSTest
7 27 (4.44%) Selenium
8 25 (4.11%) Subversion
8 25 (4.11%) TeamCity
9 20 (3.29%) JIRA
10 18 (2.96%) Git (software)
11 16 (2.63%) Jenkins
12 14 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (1.97%) CruiseControl
14 10 (1.64%) MSI
14 10 (1.64%) QUnit
15 9 (1.48%) NSubstitute
15 9 (1.48%) Fiddler
15 9 (1.48%) WebDriver
General
1 107 (17.60%) Finance
2 82 (13.49%) Banking
3 44 (7.24%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.26%) Front Office
5 20 (3.29%) Marketing
6 12 (1.97%) Legal
7 9 (1.48%) Back Office
7 9 (1.48%) Retail
8 7 (1.15%) Advertising
8 7 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.99%) Law
10 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.66%) International Banking
12 3 (0.49%) Publishing
12 3 (0.49%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.49%) Electronics
12 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Local Government
14 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 464 (76.32%) Developer
2 262 (43.09%) .NET Developer
3 127 (20.89%) C# Developer
4 101 (16.61%) Senior Developer
5 77 (12.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
7 40 (6.58%) Architect
8 38 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 31 (5.10%) Web Developer
10 25 (4.11%) Lead Developer
11 23 (3.78%) Software Developer
11 23 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (3.29%) Senior C# Developer
13 19 (3.13%) CRM Developer
14 18 (2.96%) Analyst
15 17 (2.80%) Software Engineer
15 17 (2.80%) .NET Architect
15 17 (2.80%) Lead .NET Developer
16 16 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
16 16 (2.63%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (100.00%) .NET
2 312 (51.32%) ASP.NET
3 258 (42.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 212 (34.87%) WCF
5 209 (34.38%) HTML
6 183 (30.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 164 (26.97%) jQuery
8 162 (26.64%) CSS
9 111 (18.26%) WPF
10 108 (17.76%) XML
11 102 (16.78%) HTML5
12 100 (16.45%) Web Services
13 79 (12.99%) LINQ
14 74 (12.17%) AngularJS
15 70 (11.51%) Ajax
16 68 (11.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 64 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 60 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 55 (9.05%) KnockoutJS
20 52 (8.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.09%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.76%) Inversion of Control
4 24 (3.95%) Derivative
5 19 (3.13%) User Experience
6 17 (2.80%) Open Source
7 15 (2.47%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (2.14%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.97%) Market Risk
9 12 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.81%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.81%) Equities
11 10 (1.64%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.64%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.48%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.49%) Windows
2 14 (2.30%) Android
2 14 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 11 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.32%) UNIX
6 7 (1.15%) Linux
7 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (53.29%) MVC
2 287 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (32.40%) TDD
4 154 (25.33%) Scrum
5 123 (20.23%) OO
6 81 (13.32%) BDD
7 57 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 53 (8.72%) MVVM
9 51 (8.39%) Software Engineering
10 50 (8.22%) SOA
11 46 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (7.40%) OOD
13 40 (6.58%) Unit Testing
14 36 (5.92%) Web Development
14 36 (5.92%) OOP
15 35 (5.76%) Project Management
16 33 (5.43%) UML
16 33 (5.43%) CRM
17 28 (4.61%) Multithreading
17 28 (4.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 468 (76.97%) C#
2 250 (41.12%) SQL
3 245 (40.30%) JavaScript
4 109 (17.93%) T-SQL
5 63 (10.36%) Java
6 55 (9.05%) PL/SQL
7 38 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 20 (3.29%) C++
9 15 (2.47%) C
10 12 (1.97%) PHP
11 10 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.32%) VB
12 8 (1.32%) Python
13 7 (1.15%) XAML
14 6 (0.99%) Ruby
15 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.82%) VBA
15 5 (0.82%) VBScript
16 4 (0.66%) VB6
16 4 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (11.02%) Degree
2 17 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.99%) MCSD
5 6 (0.99%) MCSE
6 4 (0.66%) LPIC
7 3 (0.49%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) MCPD
8 2 (0.33%) MCTS
8 2 (0.33%) CCNA
8 2 (0.33%) MCAD
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) PhD
9 1 (0.16%) HND
9 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.10%) QA
2 5 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.49%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) WCAG
4 2 (0.33%) WAI
4 2 (0.33%) EMIR
5 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.49%) vSphere
4 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.33%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.99%) Control-M
2 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 234 (38.49%) Microsoft
2 85 (13.98%) Oracle
3 53 (8.72%) Sitecore
4 22 (3.62%) EPiServer
5 20 (3.29%) Infragistics
5 20 (3.29%) Telerik
6 17 (2.80%) DevExpress
7 14 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.97%) IBM
9 10 (1.64%) Sybase
9 10 (1.64%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.15%) Ektron
11 6 (0.99%) Typemock
11 6 (0.99%) Twitter
12 5 (0.82%) SAP
12 5 (0.82%) RedDot
12 5 (0.82%) VMware
13 4 (0.66%) Dell
13 4 (0.66%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.49%) Red Gate
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