The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 399 421 380
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -41
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.016% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £283 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.50
.NET Software Engineer
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
21339 22648 19961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.23% 93.06% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15381 15601 13363
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

.NET Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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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 - - - - 1
.NET Software Engineer
England

.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (33.33%) QUnit
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) XSL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) NUnit
6 3 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (33.33%) XHTML
6 3 (33.33%) DHTML

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) QUnit
2 3 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) XSL
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) DHTML
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Reuters
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Tradeweb