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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 172 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 296 397 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.57% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 5.07% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 309 283
Average daily rate
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£400 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.09% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £80.00 £35.00 £23.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +46.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +10.60%
.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
7358 7835 7426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.29% 31.03% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5429 5695 5291
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 £290 £285
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 38 46 74
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.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 October 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 October 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 -9 76 £400 -8.57% 34
Croydon - 3 £450 -
Canary Wharf +12 2 £450 -26.88%
Twickenham +5 1 £350 -9.67% 1
Upminster - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Dagenham - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
New Malden - - - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Romford - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 666 (100.00%) .NET
2 516 (77.48%) C#
3 429 (64.41%) SQL Server
4 394 (59.16%) MVC
5 387 (58.11%) ASP.NET
6 332 (49.85%) Agile Software Development
7 276 (41.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 260 (39.04%) SQL
9 253 (37.99%) Microsoft
10 252 (37.84%) JavaScript
11 241 (36.19%) HTML
12 240 (36.04%) TDD
13 220 (33.03%) WCF
14 214 (32.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 194 (29.13%) jQuery
16 183 (27.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 183 (27.48%) CSS
17 160 (24.02%) Visual Studio
18 152 (22.82%) Scrum
19 146 (21.92%) XML
20 141 (21.17%) Web Services
21 132 (19.82%) Finance
22 128 (19.22%) OO
23 114 (17.12%) WPF
24 112 (16.82%) Team Foundation Server
25 110 (16.52%) T-SQL
26 109 (16.37%) Windows
27 108 (16.22%) HTML5
28 98 (14.71%) NUnit
29 93 (13.96%) BDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 82 (12.31%) CMS
2 70 (10.51%) SharePoint
3 56 (8.41%) IIS
4 44 (6.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 40 (6.01%) BizTalk Server
6 39 (5.86%) Umbraco
7 28 (4.20%) Node.js
8 25 (3.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.50%) JBoss
11 8 (1.20%) Kentico
12 7 (1.05%) TIBCO EMS
13 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.60%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.60%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.60%) DNN
15 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.60%) Sitefinity
16 3 (0.45%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 87 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.20%) MS Office
2 8 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.20%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Aligne
5 1 (0.15%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.15%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) Endur
5 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.05%) PaaS
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Heroku
4 1 (0.15%) Gitorious
4 1 (0.15%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) GitHub
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.10%) Internet
2 8 (1.20%) Intranet
3 6 (0.90%) HTTP
4 5 (0.75%) Firewall
5 4 (0.60%) DNS
6 3 (0.45%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) Wireless
7 2 (0.30%) SAN
7 2 (0.30%) FTP
7 2 (0.30%) VPN
7 2 (0.30%) LDAP
7 2 (0.30%) VLAN
7 2 (0.30%) NAS
8 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.15%) AMQP
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) DMZ
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (64.41%) SQL Server
2 183 (27.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (10.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (6.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (5.71%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 21 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (2.55%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.95%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.95%) RavenDB
11 13 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (1.65%) MySQL
14 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 160 (24.02%) Visual Studio
2 112 (16.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 98 (14.71%) NUnit
4 55 (8.26%) SpecFlow
5 49 (7.36%) Rhino Mocks
6 40 (6.01%) MSTest
7 35 (5.26%) Moq
8 30 (4.50%) Subversion
9 29 (4.35%) TeamCity
10 21 (3.15%) Visual Studio Team System
10 21 (3.15%) Selenium
11 20 (3.00%) Git (software)
12 15 (2.25%) Jenkins
12 15 (2.25%) CruiseControl
13 13 (1.95%) MSBuild
14 11 (1.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 10 (1.50%) JIRA
15 10 (1.50%) NSubstitute
16 8 (1.20%) Maven
16 8 (1.20%) QUnit
General
1 132 (19.82%) Finance
2 90 (13.51%) Banking
3 43 (6.46%) Investment Banking
4 33 (4.95%) Front Office
5 20 (3.00%) Marketing
6 14 (2.10%) Retail
7 11 (1.65%) Legal
8 8 (1.20%) Back Office
8 8 (1.20%) Advertising
9 7 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.75%) Law
11 5 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.60%) Electronics
12 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.60%) International Banking
13 3 (0.45%) Publishing
14 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.30%) Billing
14 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 532 (79.88%) Developer
2 301 (45.20%) .NET Developer
3 167 (25.08%) C# Developer
4 103 (15.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 102 (15.32%) Senior Developer
6 63 (9.46%) Senior .NET Developer
7 53 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (4.80%) Architect
8 32 (4.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (3.75%) WPF Developer
9 25 (3.75%) Software Engineer
9 25 (3.75%) Lead Developer
10 24 (3.60%) SharePoint Developer
11 23 (3.45%) Analyst
12 20 (3.00%) SQL Developer
12 20 (3.00%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (3.00%) Software Developer
13 19 (2.85%) Lead .NET Developer
13 19 (2.85%) Web Developer
14 18 (2.70%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 666 (100.00%) .NET
2 387 (58.11%) ASP.NET
3 276 (41.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 241 (36.19%) HTML
5 220 (33.03%) WCF
6 214 (32.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 194 (29.13%) jQuery
8 183 (27.48%) CSS
9 146 (21.92%) XML
10 141 (21.17%) Web Services
11 114 (17.12%) WPF
12 108 (16.22%) HTML5
13 89 (13.36%) Ajax
14 75 (11.26%) LINQ
15 66 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 64 (9.61%) AngularJS
17 59 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 59 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web API
18 53 (7.96%) JSON
19 49 (7.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.15%) Derivative
3 20 (3.00%) User Experience
4 19 (2.85%) Client/Server
5 18 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.25%) Open Source
7 15 (2.25%) Market Risk
7 15 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.95%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.65%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.65%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.50%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.35%) W3C
12 9 (1.35%) Equities
13 8 (1.20%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.20%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 109 (16.37%) Windows
2 21 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (1.65%) UNIX
5 7 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.75%) Linux
7 3 (0.45%) Android
8 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (59.16%) MVC
2 332 (49.85%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (36.04%) TDD
4 152 (22.82%) Scrum
5 128 (19.22%) OO
6 93 (13.96%) BDD
7 71 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (10.21%) MVVM
9 61 (9.16%) Unit Testing
9 61 (9.16%) E-Commerce
10 52 (7.81%) Web Development
11 50 (7.51%) OOD
12 48 (7.21%) SOA
13 45 (6.76%) OOP
14 41 (6.16%) Project Management
15 40 (6.01%) UML
16 39 (5.86%) Software Engineering
17 31 (4.65%) Workflow
18 30 (4.50%) CRM
19 29 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 516 (77.48%) C#
2 260 (39.04%) SQL
3 252 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 110 (16.52%) T-SQL
5 59 (8.86%) PL/SQL
6 51 (7.66%) Java
7 38 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 19 (2.85%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.10%) C++
10 13 (1.95%) VBScript
11 12 (1.80%) C
12 11 (1.65%) VB
13 10 (1.50%) XAML
13 10 (1.50%) Python
14 9 (1.35%) PHP
15 7 (1.05%) Ruby
15 7 (1.05%) VB6
15 7 (1.05%) VBA
16 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (9.01%) Degree
2 16 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.90%) MCSE
5 6 (0.90%) MCSD
6 4 (0.60%) LPIC
7 3 (0.45%) GISP
7 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) MCTS
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) CCNA
8 2 (0.30%) MCAD
8 2 (0.30%) MCPD
8 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.15%) MCITP
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.20%) QA
2 7 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.75%) Basel III
4 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.30%) SLA
5 2 (0.30%) WCAG
5 2 (0.30%) WAI
5 2 (0.30%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.45%) vSphere
4 2 (0.30%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.05%) Control-M
2 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.30%) SCOM
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 253 (37.99%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.86%) Oracle
3 51 (7.66%) Sitecore
4 23 (3.45%) EPiServer
5 13 (1.95%) Telerik
6 12 (1.80%) Ektron
7 10 (1.50%) Sybase
8 8 (1.20%) SAP
8 8 (1.20%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.05%) Informatica
9 7 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.05%) Infragistics
10 6 (0.90%) RedDot
10 6 (0.90%) IBM
11 5 (0.75%) CA
11 5 (0.75%) VMware
12 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.60%) Dell
12 4 (0.60%) Twitter
12 4 (0.60%) Typemock
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