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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 165 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 324 439 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.76% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 5.55% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 348 280
Average daily rate
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£400 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
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 £41.00 £42.94
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -4.51%
.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
7322 7909 7772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.54% 31.63% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5103 5720 5519
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 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 52 75
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.42 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +24 99 £420 -1.17% 34
Croydon +4 3 £450 +12.50%
Canary Wharf +10 2 £450 -25.61%
Romford - 2 £500 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Woodford Green - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Dagenham - - - - 1
Enfield - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - - 1
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 661 (100.00%) .NET
2 514 (77.76%) C#
3 422 (63.84%) SQL Server
4 415 (62.78%) ASP.NET
5 383 (57.94%) MVC
6 271 (41.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 266 (40.24%) JavaScript
8 264 (39.94%) HTML
9 248 (37.52%) TDD
10 241 (36.46%) Microsoft
11 228 (34.49%) SQL
12 224 (33.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 212 (32.07%) jQuery
14 204 (30.86%) WCF
15 202 (30.56%) CSS
16 183 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
17 177 (26.78%) SQL Server 2008
18 160 (24.21%) Web Services
19 154 (23.30%) XML
20 153 (23.15%) Visual Studio
21 148 (22.39%) Scrum
22 129 (19.52%) Windows
23 128 (19.36%) OO
24 110 (16.64%) Finance
25 106 (16.04%) HTML5
26 105 (15.89%) T-SQL
27 104 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
28 98 (14.83%) Ajax
29 96 (14.52%) CMS
30 92 (13.92%) BDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 96 (14.52%) CMS
2 84 (12.71%) SharePoint
3 62 (9.38%) IIS
4 50 (7.56%) BizTalk Server
5 48 (7.26%) Umbraco
6 39 (5.90%) Node.js
7 36 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 28 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (3.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.06%) Kentico
10 7 (1.06%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.61%) Lync
11 4 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.61%) DNN
11 4 (0.61%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (0.45%) Drupal
12 3 (0.45%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 79 (11.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.12%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.36%) MS Office
4 7 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.61%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.15%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (0.15%) Aligne
4 1 (0.15%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.15%) Tridion
4 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.15%) Endur
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.15%) ZaiNet
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.27%) PaaS
3 3 (0.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.30%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.66%) Internet
2 9 (1.36%) HTTP
3 7 (1.06%) Firewall
4 4 (0.61%) DMZ
4 4 (0.61%) Intranet
4 4 (0.61%) LDAP
5 3 (0.45%) DNS
6 2 (0.30%) SAN
6 2 (0.30%) SMTP
6 2 (0.30%) DHCP
6 2 (0.30%) NAS
6 2 (0.30%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) Network Security
7 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (63.84%) SQL Server
2 177 (26.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (7.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (6.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (3.18%) RavenDB
10 16 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (2.27%) MongoDB
12 14 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (2.12%) MySQL
12 14 (2.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (1.82%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.82%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 153 (23.15%) Visual Studio
2 104 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (12.10%) NUnit
4 46 (6.96%) Rhino Mocks
5 45 (6.81%) SpecFlow
6 43 (6.51%) MSTest
7 35 (5.30%) TeamCity
8 26 (3.93%) Git (software)
9 25 (3.78%) Moq
10 23 (3.48%) Subversion
11 19 (2.87%) Selenium
12 17 (2.57%) Visual Studio Team System
13 15 (2.27%) Mercurial
13 15 (2.27%) Cucumber
14 13 (1.97%) CruiseControl
15 11 (1.66%) MSBuild
15 11 (1.66%) Jenkins
16 9 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
16 9 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 8 (1.21%) Rational Rose
General
1 110 (16.64%) Finance
2 83 (12.56%) Banking
3 38 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.48%) Front Office
5 22 (3.33%) Retail
6 17 (2.57%) Marketing
7 12 (1.82%) Back Office
8 9 (1.36%) Advertising
9 8 (1.21%) Legal
10 6 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.61%) International Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Publishing
12 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.45%) Electronics
12 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 516 (78.06%) Developer
2 306 (46.29%) .NET Developer
3 160 (24.21%) C# Developer
4 101 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 87 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 74 (11.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 55 (8.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 40 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 40 (6.05%) Architect
9 30 (4.54%) Software Engineer
10 26 (3.93%) Analyst
11 23 (3.48%) Agile .NET Developer
12 22 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
13 21 (3.18%) Web Developer
13 21 (3.18%) Lead Developer
13 21 (3.18%) Senior Software Engineer
14 19 (2.87%) SQL Developer
14 19 (2.87%) Software Developer
15 16 (2.42%) Front-End Developer
15 16 (2.42%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 661 (100.00%) .NET
2 415 (62.78%) ASP.NET
3 271 (41.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 264 (39.94%) HTML
5 224 (33.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 212 (32.07%) jQuery
7 204 (30.86%) WCF
8 202 (30.56%) CSS
9 160 (24.21%) Web Services
10 154 (23.30%) XML
11 106 (16.04%) HTML5
12 98 (14.83%) Ajax
13 90 (13.62%) LINQ
14 85 (12.86%) WPF
15 72 (10.89%) JSON
16 62 (9.38%) REST
16 62 (9.38%) AngularJS
17 61 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 54 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 51 (7.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.48%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (3.03%) Derivative
3 19 (2.87%) Client/Server
3 19 (2.87%) Open Source
4 14 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.51%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 9 (1.36%) Market Risk
7 9 (1.36%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
9 7 (1.06%) W3C
9 7 (1.06%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.76%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.76%) Clustering
11 5 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 129 (19.52%) Windows
2 30 (4.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (1.97%) UNIX
4 11 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.06%) Linux
6 6 (0.91%) Android
6 6 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (57.94%) MVC
2 248 (37.52%) TDD
3 183 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (22.39%) Scrum
5 128 (19.36%) OO
6 92 (13.92%) BDD
7 88 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
8 79 (11.95%) Unit Testing
9 78 (11.80%) Web Development
10 68 (10.29%) E-Commerce
11 65 (9.83%) MVVM
12 62 (9.38%) UML
13 54 (8.17%) OOD
14 53 (8.02%) SOA
14 53 (8.02%) Software Engineering
15 47 (7.11%) Dependency Injection
16 46 (6.96%) OOP
17 36 (5.45%) Content Management
18 35 (5.30%) Project Management
19 33 (4.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 514 (77.76%) C#
2 266 (40.24%) JavaScript
3 228 (34.49%) SQL
4 105 (15.89%) T-SQL
5 50 (7.56%) PL/SQL
6 37 (5.60%) Java
7 28 (4.24%) VB.NET
8 17 (2.57%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.12%) XAML
10 13 (1.97%) C++
11 12 (1.82%) C
12 11 (1.66%) VB
13 10 (1.51%) PHP
14 9 (1.36%) VBScript
15 8 (1.21%) VB6
16 7 (1.06%) Ruby
16 7 (1.06%) VBA
17 6 (0.91%) Python
17 6 (0.91%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 61 (9.23%) Degree
2 18 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.91%) MCSD
5 6 (0.91%) MCSE
6 4 (0.61%) LPIC
7 3 (0.45%) MCTS
7 3 (0.45%) MBA
7 3 (0.45%) MCPD
7 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.45%) MCAD
7 3 (0.45%) GISP
8 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) MCP
8 2 (0.30%) CCNA
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.30%) MCITP
9 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.63%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.91%) 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 10 (1.51%) 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 (0.76%) Control-M
2 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 241 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.89%) Oracle
3 44 (6.66%) Sitecore
4 22 (3.33%) EPiServer
5 12 (1.82%) JBoss
5 12 (1.82%) Telerik
6 10 (1.51%) Ektron
7 8 (1.21%) Informatica
8 6 (0.91%) CA
8 6 (0.91%) SAP
9 5 (0.76%) IBM
9 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.76%) Splunk
9 5 (0.76%) Twitter
10 4 (0.61%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.61%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.61%) RedDot
10 4 (0.61%) Sybase
11 3 (0.45%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.45%) Dell
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Experis Ltd
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Austin Fraser
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Computer Futures
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City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
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Eames Consulting
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Harrington Starr
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Vivid Resourcing Ltd
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