The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had .NET Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Programmer
Rank 440 417 422
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.030% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.031% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £333 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.90% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £438 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -
.NET Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21829 22482 22758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15488 15779 15445
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 332 431
Median hourly rate £17.95 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured .NET Programmer in the job title.

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Programmer across the London region.

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in London

.NET Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Programmer across the London region.

.NET Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Programmer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 1 £450 +9.75% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £360 -
.NET Programmer
England

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, .NET Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring .NET Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) SOLID
5 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) BDD

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSTest
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) MSMQ
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) SOLID
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) iManage
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Reuters
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase