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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 163 128 141
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 324 429 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.71% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 5.45% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 335 271
Average daily rate
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£410 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -
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 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
.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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 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 19 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
(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 +25 87 £425 +3.03% 38
Croydon -2 3 £450 +12.50%
Canary Wharf +17 2 £450 -25.61%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Romford - 1 £550 -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Woodford Green - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Dagenham - - - - 1
Enfield - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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
2 518 (78.13%) C#
3 430 (64.86%) SQL Server
4 407 (61.39%) ASP.NET
5 389 (58.67%) MVC
6 348 (52.49%) Agile Software Development
7 275 (41.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 260 (39.22%) JavaScript
9 255 (38.46%) HTML
10 249 (37.56%) SQL
11 245 (36.95%) Microsoft
12 242 (36.50%) TDD
13 221 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 216 (32.58%) WCF
15 203 (30.62%) jQuery
16 194 (29.26%) CSS
17 191 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
18 155 (23.38%) Visual Studio
19 153 (23.08%) Scrum
20 145 (21.87%) Web Services
21 144 (21.72%) XML
22 134 (20.21%) OO
23 121 (18.25%) Windows
24 117 (17.65%) Finance
25 108 (16.29%) Team Foundation Server
26 102 (15.38%) HTML5
27 100 (15.08%) T-SQL
28 93 (14.03%) WPF
28 93 (14.03%) BDD
29 89 (13.42%) Banking

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 85 (12.82%) CMS
2 76 (11.46%) SharePoint
3 58 (8.75%) IIS
4 48 (7.24%) Umbraco
5 42 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
6 38 (5.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 35 (5.28%) Node.js
8 29 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.36%) Kentico
11 6 (0.90%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.60%) DNN
13 4 (0.60%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
14 3 (0.45%) Drupal
14 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.45%) EPiServer CMS
14 3 (0.45%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 87 (13.12%) 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%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Endur
5 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) Aligne
5 1 (0.15%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.15%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.62%) 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 12 (1.81%) Internet
2 9 (1.36%) HTTP
3 6 (0.90%) Firewall
4 5 (0.75%) Intranet
5 4 (0.60%) LDAP
5 4 (0.60%) DMZ
6 3 (0.45%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) NAS
7 2 (0.30%) SAN
7 2 (0.30%) SMTP
7 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 191 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (7.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (7.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (7.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (4.68%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 19 (2.87%) RavenDB
10 16 (2.41%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 14 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (1.96%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.81%) MySQL
14 9 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (1.06%) QlikView
16 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 155 (23.38%) Visual Studio
2 108 (16.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (12.07%) NUnit
4 47 (7.09%) SpecFlow
4 47 (7.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 38 (5.73%) MSTest
6 31 (4.68%) TeamCity
7 28 (4.22%) Moq
8 23 (3.47%) Git (software)
8 23 (3.47%) Subversion
9 21 (3.17%) Selenium
10 20 (3.02%) Visual Studio Team System
11 13 (1.96%) Mercurial
12 12 (1.81%) CruiseControl
13 11 (1.66%) Jenkins
13 11 (1.66%) MSBuild
14 9 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 9 (1.36%) NSubstitute
15 8 (1.21%) QUnit
16 7 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 117 (17.65%) Finance
2 89 (13.42%) Banking
3 42 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.92%) Front Office
5 21 (3.17%) Marketing
6 20 (3.02%) 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%) Electronics
11 4 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.60%) International Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 519 (78.28%) Developer
2 302 (45.55%) .NET Developer
3 168 (25.34%) C# Developer
4 105 (15.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 92 (13.88%) Senior Developer
6 69 (10.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 59 (8.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 41 (6.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (5.13%) Architect
10 30 (4.52%) Software Engineer
11 23 (3.47%) Analyst
12 22 (3.32%) SharePoint Developer
13 21 (3.17%) Lead Developer
14 20 (3.02%) Agile .NET Developer
14 20 (3.02%) SQL Developer
15 19 (2.87%) Senior C# Developer
15 19 (2.87%) WPF Developer
16 18 (2.71%) Senior Software Engineer
17 17 (2.56%) Web Developer
18 16 (2.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (100.00%) .NET
2 407 (61.39%) ASP.NET
3 275 (41.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 255 (38.46%) HTML
5 221 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 216 (32.58%) WCF
7 203 (30.62%) jQuery
8 194 (29.26%) CSS
9 145 (21.87%) Web Services
10 144 (21.72%) XML
11 102 (15.38%) HTML5
12 93 (14.03%) WPF
13 89 (13.42%) Ajax
14 80 (12.07%) LINQ
15 71 (10.71%) JSON
16 65 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 62 (9.35%) AngularJS
18 58 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 57 (8.60%) REST
20 50 (7.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.87%) Derivative
3 18 (2.71%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (2.71%) User Experience
3 18 (2.71%) Client/Server
4 17 (2.56%) Open Source
5 15 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.66%) Market Risk
8 11 (1.66%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.66%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.21%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.06%) W3C
11 7 (1.06%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
12 6 (0.90%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.25%) Windows
2 27 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (1.66%) UNIX
5 10 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.90%) Linux
7 6 (0.90%) Android
8 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (58.67%) MVC
2 348 (52.49%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (36.50%) TDD
4 153 (23.08%) Scrum
5 134 (20.21%) OO
6 93 (14.03%) BDD
7 81 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (10.41%) Unit Testing
9 66 (9.95%) Web Development
10 64 (9.65%) MVVM
10 64 (9.65%) E-Commerce
11 54 (8.14%) SOA
12 52 (7.84%) OOD
13 49 (7.39%) Software Engineering
13 49 (7.39%) OOP
14 48 (7.24%) UML
15 36 (5.43%) Project Management
15 36 (5.43%) Workflow
16 35 (5.28%) Dependency Injection
17 25 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 518 (78.13%) C#
2 260 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 249 (37.56%) SQL
4 100 (15.08%) T-SQL
5 58 (8.75%) PL/SQL
6 44 (6.64%) Java
7 32 (4.83%) VB.NET
8 18 (2.71%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.26%) C++
10 14 (2.11%) C
11 13 (1.96%) XAML
12 10 (1.51%) VB
12 10 (1.51%) PHP
13 9 (1.36%) VBScript
13 9 (1.36%) Python
14 8 (1.21%) VBA
15 7 (1.06%) VB6
15 7 (1.06%) Ruby
15 7 (1.06%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 58 (8.75%) Degree
2 16 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.90%) MCSE
5 6 (0.90%) MCSD
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%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) CCNA
8 2 (0.30%) PhD
8 2 (0.30%) MCAD
8 2 (0.30%) MCPD
8 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) MCITP
9 1 (0.15%) MCP
9 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.22%) QA
2 7 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.90%) Basel III
3 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) MiFID
5 1 (0.15%) EMIR
System Software
1 11 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.30%) DFS Replication
2 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.75%) Control-M
2 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 245 (36.95%) Microsoft
2 82 (12.37%) Oracle
3 47 (7.09%) Sitecore
4 24 (3.62%) EPiServer
5 12 (1.81%) JBoss
5 12 (1.81%) Telerik
6 10 (1.51%) Ektron
7 8 (1.21%) Informatica
7 8 (1.21%) SAP
8 5 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.75%) CA
8 5 (0.75%) IBM
8 5 (0.75%) Splunk
8 5 (0.75%) Twitter
9 4 (0.60%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.60%) Dell
9 4 (0.60%) Sybase
9 4 (0.60%) RedDot
9 4 (0.60%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.45%) Business Objects
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £650 - £760 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £150 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £380 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £150 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago