The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Programmer role 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 381 368 412
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +44
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 12 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.060% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.065% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 9
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £424 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £413 £278
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +48.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21611 20076 25837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.78% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15036 13591 16634
Average daily rate £425 £448 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 407 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
.NET Programmer
England

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Programmer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 24 April 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 5 £400 -37.25%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
.NET Programmer
England

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) C#
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
4 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
4 18 (58.06%) MVC
5 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (35.48%) HTML
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (29.03%) TDD
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
10 9 (29.03%) jQuery
11 8 (25.81%) XML
11 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (22.58%) OO
12 7 (22.58%) WCF
12 7 (22.58%) Ajax
13 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
13 6 (19.35%) CSS
13 6 (19.35%) CMS
14 5 (16.13%) XSLT
14 5 (16.13%) Web Services
14 5 (16.13%) UML
14 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
14 5 (16.13%) ADO.NET
14 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Kentico
4 1 (3.23%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.45%) QlikView
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
1 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Front Office
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (29.03%) jQuery
6 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
7 8 (25.81%) XML
7 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (22.58%) WCF
8 7 (22.58%) Ajax
9 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 5 (16.13%) ADO.NET
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) XSLT
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (9.68%) LINQ
12 3 (9.68%) SOAP
13 2 (6.45%) WSDL
13 2 (6.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.13%) UML
6 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
9 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.68%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.23%) 29West
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Sybase
2 1 (3.23%) CODA
2 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
London
Gonnadoo
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
TRG
Rate: £400 Per Day Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago