The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 25 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 1438 1638 1900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.70% 7.26% 8.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.22% 22.08% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1274 1486
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £53.92 £100.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.08% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £50.80 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.78 £100.00 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +24.03%
.NET
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
7480 7420 7195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.84% 32.89% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5646 5627 5474
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 £341 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.62 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in London

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in London

.NET
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +1 295 £450 -0.11% 106
Kingston Upon Thames +9 12 £405 +62.00% 7
Greenford - 8 £413 -
Uxbridge +7 5 £160 -54.28% 1
Docklands, London +1 5 - -
Canary Wharf -11 5 £500 -9.09%
Bromley - 4 £500 -
Feltham 0 3 - -
Westminster -6 3 £380 +28.27%
Croydon -19 3 £369 -1.66% 3
Mayfair -1 2 £550 -21.42%
Harrow - 2 £400 -
Surbiton - 2 £425 -
Lewisham - 2 £325 -
Ilford +3 1 - -
Twickenham +2 1 - - 4
Hammersmith +2 1 £475 +43.93% 1
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
New Malden - 1 - -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2144 (70.83%) C#
2 1276 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1235 (40.80%) SQL Server
4 1105 (36.50%) ASP.NET
5 1017 (33.60%) SQL
6 1006 (33.23%) JavaScript
7 929 (30.69%) MVC
8 839 (27.72%) Microsoft
9 835 (27.59%) HTML
10 701 (23.16%) TDD
11 699 (23.09%) Finance
12 622 (20.55%) CSS
13 548 (18.10%) AngularJS
14 512 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 459 (15.16%) .NET Framework
16 453 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
17 441 (14.57%) Windows
18 412 (13.61%) Banking
19 406 (13.41%) Web Services
20 403 (13.31%) Scrum
21 382 (12.62%) Java
22 380 (12.55%) jQuery
23 354 (11.69%) WCF
24 339 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API
25 324 (10.70%) BDD
26 317 (10.47%) XML
27 312 (10.31%) HTML5
28 311 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
29 297 (9.81%) OO
30 290 (9.58%) T-SQL

.NET
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
1 239 (7.90%) SharePoint
2 155 (5.12%) CMS
3 152 (5.02%) IIS
4 84 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 78 (2.58%) Confluence
6 69 (2.28%) Umbraco
7 68 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
8 67 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
9 64 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 56 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 37 (1.22%) Apache
12 35 (1.16%) WebSphere
13 34 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 27 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
15 26 (0.86%) Apache Spark
16 19 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 19 (0.63%) NServiceBus
17 18 (0.59%) Kentico
18 17 (0.56%) Tomcat
19 16 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 278 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.39%) MS Office
3 17 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.36%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.36%) MS Project
5 11 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.066%) Mingle
8 2 (0.066%) SPSS
9 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 183 (6.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.40%) Endur
4 11 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.17%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.13%) Workday HCM
9 3 (0.099%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.099%) nopCommerce
9 3 (0.099%) RMDS
9 3 (0.099%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.066%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.066%) Magento
10 2 (0.066%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.066%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 453 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 218 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (3.04%) Office 365
4 54 (1.78%) PaaS
5 41 (1.35%) SaaS
6 38 (1.26%) IaaS
7 37 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (0.96%) GitHub
9 21 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 19 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.46%) OpenShift
11 14 (0.46%) Yammer
12 10 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.30%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.26%) Data Lake Analytics
15 7 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.23%) Google Analytics
16 6 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
16 6 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.41%) HTTP
2 51 (1.68%) Internet
3 32 (1.06%) Firewall
4 23 (0.76%) Intranet
5 21 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 20 (0.66%) Kerberos
6 20 (0.66%) LDAP
7 17 (0.56%) DNS
8 13 (0.43%) AMQP
9 12 (0.40%) Network Security
9 12 (0.40%) SAN
9 12 (0.40%) SSL
10 11 (0.36%) VPN
11 10 (0.33%) FTP
11 10 (0.33%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.30%) LAN
12 9 (0.30%) WAN
13 7 (0.23%) DHCP
14 6 (0.20%) NAS
14 6 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1235 (40.80%) SQL Server
2 222 (7.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 197 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 193 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 153 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 133 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 122 (4.03%) MongoDB
8 101 (3.34%) Relational Database
9 82 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 74 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 73 (2.41%) Big Data
12 70 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 62 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 49 (1.62%) MySQL
15 45 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
16 40 (1.32%) Oracle Database
17 37 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 36 (1.19%) Power BI
19 32 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
20 28 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 280 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 239 (7.90%) Visual Studio
3 198 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 183 (6.05%) TeamCity
5 176 (5.81%) JIRA
6 122 (4.03%) NUnit
7 120 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 106 (3.50%) Jenkins
9 100 (3.30%) Subversion
10 80 (2.64%) Selenium
11 76 (2.51%) SpecFlow
12 52 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 50 (1.65%) MSTest
14 48 (1.59%) MSBuild
15 47 (1.55%) Hudson
16 43 (1.42%) Cucumber
17 38 (1.26%) gulp
18 36 (1.19%) Grunt
19 35 (1.16%) WebDriver
20 33 (1.09%) Moq
General
1 699 (23.09%) Finance
2 412 (13.61%) Banking
3 186 (6.14%) Front Office
4 138 (4.56%) Investment Banking
5 129 (4.26%) Retail
6 98 (3.24%) Advertising
7 88 (2.91%) Back Office
8 77 (2.54%) Marketing
9 57 (1.88%) Financial Institution
10 44 (1.45%) Games
10 44 (1.45%) Law
11 32 (1.06%) Legal
11 32 (1.06%) Publishing
12 20 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.50%) Billing
14 12 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.30%) Electronics
15 9 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.20%) Military
16 6 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1963 (64.85%) Developer
2 985 (32.54%) .NET Developer
3 807 (26.66%) C# Developer
4 538 (17.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 291 (9.61%) Architect
6 246 (8.13%) SQL Developer
7 238 (7.86%) Senior Developer
8 230 (7.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 205 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 166 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 138 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
12 133 (4.39%) Analyst
13 119 (3.93%) Angular Developer
14 116 (3.83%) Consultant
14 116 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
15 114 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
16 113 (3.73%) .NET Architect
17 110 (3.63%) Agile Developer
18 91 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
19 87 (2.87%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1105 (36.50%) ASP.NET
2 835 (27.59%) HTML
3 622 (20.55%) CSS
4 548 (18.10%) AngularJS
5 512 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 459 (15.16%) .NET Framework
7 406 (13.41%) Web Services
8 380 (12.55%) jQuery
9 354 (11.69%) WCF
10 339 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 317 (10.47%) XML
12 312 (10.31%) HTML5
13 247 (8.16%) WPF
14 225 (7.43%) RESTful
15 215 (7.10%) REST
16 200 (6.61%) Entity Framework
17 142 (4.69%) SOAP
18 135 (4.46%) React
19 132 (4.36%) JSON
20 127 (4.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 154 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (3.50%) Computer Science
3 98 (3.24%) User Experience
4 91 (3.01%) Fixed Income
5 73 (2.41%) Derivative
6 65 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 61 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 59 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 58 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 51 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 50 (1.65%) Equities
12 49 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
13 47 (1.55%) Management Information System
14 40 (1.32%) Mathematics
15 37 (1.22%) Fintech
16 36 (1.19%) Data Integration
16 36 (1.19%) Hedge funds
17 35 (1.16%) Public Cloud
18 27 (0.89%) Visualisation
19 26 (0.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 441 (14.57%) Windows
2 122 (4.03%) Windows Server
3 120 (3.96%) Linux
4 78 (2.58%) Unix
5 56 (1.85%) Android
6 50 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 37 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.33%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.26%) CentOS
12 8 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
12 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.20%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.17%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.13%) Solaris
15 4 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.066%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1276 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
2 929 (30.69%) MVC
3 701 (23.16%) TDD
4 403 (13.31%) Scrum
5 324 (10.70%) BDD
6 311 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
7 297 (9.81%) OO
8 286 (9.45%) DevOps
9 254 (8.39%) E-Commerce
10 233 (7.70%) CRM
11 231 (7.63%) Web Development
12 226 (7.47%) Unit Testing
13 202 (6.67%) Software Engineering
14 198 (6.54%) SDLC
15 166 (5.48%) SOA
16 141 (4.66%) Migration
17 137 (4.53%) Multithreading
17 137 (4.53%) MVVM
18 134 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
19 128 (4.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2144 (70.83%) C#
2 1017 (33.60%) SQL
3 1006 (33.23%) JavaScript
4 382 (12.62%) Java
5 290 (9.58%) T-SQL
6 195 (6.44%) PowerShell
7 156 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 115 (3.80%) Python
9 93 (3.07%) Ruby
10 84 (2.78%) C++
11 83 (2.74%) PHP
12 76 (2.51%) VBA
13 75 (2.48%) VB
14 74 (2.44%) Perl
15 55 (1.82%) C
16 45 (1.49%) TypeScript
17 43 (1.42%) XAML
18 39 (1.29%) VBScript
19 34 (1.12%) PL/SQL
19 34 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 114 (3.77%) Degree
2 87 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 39 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 34 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (0.69%) ISEB
7 19 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 15 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.40%) MCITP
10 11 (0.36%) MCSE
11 9 (0.30%) MCP
12 7 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
12 7 (0.23%) MCAD
12 7 (0.23%) MCPD
12 7 (0.23%) MCSD
12 7 (0.23%) MCTS
13 6 (0.20%) AWS Certification
14 5 (0.17%) PhD
15 4 (0.13%) CCNP
15 4 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (5.88%) QA
2 16 (0.53%) SLA
3 13 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.20%) SDET
4 6 (0.20%) WCAG
5 5 (0.17%) Basel III
5 5 (0.17%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.099%) SEPA
7 2 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.066%) EMIR
7 2 (0.066%) HL7
7 2 (0.066%) MiFID
7 2 (0.066%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.066%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.066%) TARGET2
8 1 (0.033%) DICOM
8 1 (0.033%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.033%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.033%) ISO20022
System Software
1 95 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 67 (2.21%) Docker
3 26 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.33%) vSphere
7 7 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.20%) KVM
9 4 (0.13%) NFS
9 4 (0.13%) Samba
10 3 (0.099%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.099%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.066%) Xen
11 2 (0.066%) XenApp
12 1 (0.033%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.033%) Gluster
12 1 (0.033%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.033%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.033%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 117 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (2.68%) Puppet
3 68 (2.25%) Ansible
4 21 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.66%) Terraform
6 12 (0.40%) SCOM
7 11 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.33%) SCCM
9 9 (0.30%) HP Fortify
10 7 (0.23%) Control-M
10 7 (0.23%) Kibana
11 6 (0.20%) Nagios
11 6 (0.20%) SELinux
12 5 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (0.17%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.13%) MOM
13 4 (0.13%) SCVMM
14 3 (0.099%) BladeLogic
14 3 (0.099%) ITRS Geneos
14 3 (0.099%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 839 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 243 (8.03%) Oracle
3 112 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 51 (1.68%) EPiServer
5 48 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 48 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 45 (1.49%) SAP
7 44 (1.45%) IBM
8 43 (1.42%) Xamarin
9 41 (1.35%) VMware
10 36 (1.19%) Google
11 27 (0.89%) Red Hat
11 27 (0.89%) Tableau
12 25 (0.83%) Sybase
13 24 (0.79%) Adobe
14 22 (0.73%) TIBCO
15 20 (0.66%) HP
15 20 (0.66%) Splunk
16 14 (0.46%) Apigee
16 14 (0.46%) Infor
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