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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / London
Rank 22 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 1377 1562 1783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.20% 7.28% 8.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.56% 22.94% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 1175 1368
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £315 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £47.67 £69.25 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.16% -58.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%

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
6697 6810 6405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.03% 31.76% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5057 5037 4722
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.62 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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 26 February 2017.

.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 26 February 2017.

.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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +2 251 £450 - 144
Kingston Upon Thames +8 19 £403 +46.36% 16
Twickenham +1 7 £345 -13.75% 3
Canary Wharf -5 7 £513 +12.02%
West End -1 6 £425 +9.67% 24
Docklands, London -2 4 £550 -18.75%
Lewisham - 4 £300 -
Harrow +8 3 £400 +23.07% 2
New Malden - 3 - -
Chiswick +2 2 £230 -48.88%
Croydon -2 2 £413 +17.85% 2
Greenwich -2 2 £425 -6.18%
Bromley +10 1 £163 -50.00%
Feltham +5 1 - -
Heathrow +1 1 £413 +17.85%
Edgware +1 1 £425 +2.40%
Uxbridge +1 1 £375 -21.87%
Westminster -2 1 £380 -13.63% 1
Hackney -5 1 £325 -3.70%
Southwark - 1 £200 - 2
Enfield - 1 £300 - 1
Chessington - 1 £300 -
Morden - 1 £330 - 3
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 1929 (69.34%) C#
2 1154 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
3 1125 (40.44%) SQL Server
4 931 (33.47%) SQL
5 906 (32.57%) ASP.NET
6 885 (31.81%) JavaScript
7 814 (29.26%) MVC
8 765 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 695 (24.98%) HTML
10 656 (23.58%) Finance
11 618 (22.21%) TDD
12 526 (18.91%) AngularJS
13 486 (17.47%) CSS
14 458 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 420 (15.10%) .NET Framework
16 407 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
17 403 (14.49%) Windows
17 403 (14.49%) Banking
18 368 (13.23%) Scrum
19 367 (13.19%) Java
20 349 (12.54%) ASP.NET Web API
21 341 (12.26%) Web Services
22 300 (10.78%) WCF
23 298 (10.71%) jQuery
24 286 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
25 280 (10.06%) HTML5
26 279 (10.03%) OO
27 270 (9.71%) DevOps
28 269 (9.67%) BDD
29 267 (9.60%) WPF

.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
1 184 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 148 (5.32%) IIS
3 135 (4.85%) CMS
4 79 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
5 68 (2.44%) Confluence
6 55 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 51 (1.83%) Umbraco
8 49 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
8 49 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 46 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 37 (1.33%) EPiServer
11 36 (1.29%) Apache
11 36 (1.29%) WebSphere
12 26 (0.93%) Apache Spark
12 26 (0.93%) Skype for Business
13 23 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 21 (0.75%) NServiceBus
15 20 (0.72%) Tomcat
16 18 (0.65%) Drupal
17 17 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 251 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.29%) MS Office
3 10 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.32%) MS Project
5 8 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 172 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.75%) ION MarketView
3 18 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.47%) Endur
5 11 (0.40%) RMDS
6 9 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.25%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.11%) Magento
9 3 (0.11%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.11%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.072%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.072%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.072%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.072%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.072%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.072%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 458 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 204 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (2.88%) Office 365
4 59 (2.12%) PaaS
5 46 (1.65%) IaaS
6 42 (1.51%) SaaS
7 39 (1.40%) GitHub
8 23 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (0.75%) Yammer
10 13 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
12 10 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.36%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.25%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.01%) HTTP
2 42 (1.51%) Internet
3 39 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.15%) Firewall
5 26 (0.93%) AMQP
5 26 (0.93%) Intranet
6 25 (0.90%) DNS
7 22 (0.79%) SSL
8 17 (0.61%) Kerberos
9 12 (0.43%) SAN
9 12 (0.43%) VPN
10 11 (0.40%) LDAP
11 9 (0.32%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.29%) DHCP
12 8 (0.29%) FTP
13 7 (0.25%) X.509
14 6 (0.22%) NAS
14 6 (0.22%) Network Security
15 5 (0.18%) DMZ
15 5 (0.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1125 (40.44%) SQL Server
2 191 (6.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 179 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 170 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 139 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 129 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 100 (3.59%) MongoDB
8 95 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 94 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
11 68 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 63 (2.26%) Big Data
13 52 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
14 50 (1.80%) Hadoop
15 40 (1.44%) Power BI
16 39 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
17 32 (1.15%) MySQL
17 32 (1.15%) Oracle Database
18 31 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
19 26 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 226 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 220 (7.91%) Visual Studio
3 203 (7.30%) Git (software)
4 166 (5.97%) TeamCity
5 164 (5.90%) JIRA
6 127 (4.57%) NUnit
7 103 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 99 (3.56%) Jenkins
9 91 (3.27%) Subversion
10 82 (2.95%) Selenium
11 72 (2.59%) SpecFlow
12 51 (1.83%) Hudson
13 49 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 49 (1.76%) MSTest
14 39 (1.40%) WebDriver
15 38 (1.37%) Cucumber
16 37 (1.33%) MSBuild
17 32 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
18 31 (1.11%) Moq
19 30 (1.08%) gulp
General
1 656 (23.58%) Finance
2 403 (14.49%) Banking
3 181 (6.51%) Front Office
4 130 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 107 (3.85%) Retail
6 90 (3.24%) Advertising
7 73 (2.62%) Back Office
8 68 (2.44%) Marketing
9 61 (2.19%) Financial Institution
10 36 (1.29%) Games
11 22 (0.79%) Legal
12 20 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 16 (0.58%) Publishing
14 14 (0.50%) Law
15 13 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.43%) Electronics
17 7 (0.25%) Billing
17 7 (0.25%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.22%) Local Government
19 5 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 1870 (67.22%) Developer
2 947 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 784 (28.18%) C# Developer
4 541 (19.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 233 (8.38%) Architect
6 217 (7.80%) Senior Developer
7 206 (7.40%) SQL Developer
8 194 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 168 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 131 (4.71%) Angular Developer
11 130 (4.67%) Analyst
12 127 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
13 122 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 121 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
15 112 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
16 109 (3.92%) Consultant
17 104 (3.74%) Agile Developer
18 97 (3.49%) WPF Developer
19 89 (3.20%) Agile C# Developer
20 87 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 906 (32.57%) ASP.NET
2 695 (24.98%) HTML
3 526 (18.91%) AngularJS
4 486 (17.47%) CSS
5 420 (15.10%) .NET Framework
6 407 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 349 (12.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 341 (12.26%) Web Services
9 300 (10.78%) WCF
10 298 (10.71%) jQuery
11 280 (10.06%) HTML5
12 267 (9.60%) WPF
13 225 (8.09%) XML
14 207 (7.44%) REST
15 187 (6.72%) RESTful
16 179 (6.43%) Entity Framework
17 148 (5.32%) React
18 129 (4.64%) JSON
19 126 (4.53%) SOAP
20 107 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 153 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (4.42%) Fixed Income
3 106 (3.81%) User Experience
4 104 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 76 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 68 (2.44%) Derivative
7 63 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 61 (2.19%) Fintech
9 45 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (1.58%) Equities
11 36 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 31 (1.11%) Virtual Team
13 30 (1.08%) Data Structures
14 28 (1.01%) Management Information System
15 23 (0.83%) Hedge funds
16 21 (0.75%) Public Cloud
17 20 (0.72%) Clustering
18 19 (0.68%) Data Centre
19 18 (0.65%) Client/Server
19 18 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 403 (14.49%) Windows
2 128 (4.60%) Linux
3 107 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 52 (1.87%) Unix
5 37 (1.33%) Android
5 37 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.32%) CentOS
13 8 (0.29%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.22%) Solaris
15 6 (0.22%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.11%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1154 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 814 (29.26%) MVC
3 618 (22.21%) TDD
4 368 (13.23%) Scrum
5 286 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
6 279 (10.03%) OO
7 270 (9.71%) DevOps
8 269 (9.67%) BDD
9 196 (7.05%) CRM
10 194 (6.97%) Software Engineering
11 189 (6.79%) SDLC
12 188 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 183 (6.58%) E-Commerce
14 182 (6.54%) Web Development
15 157 (5.64%) SOA
16 146 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
17 143 (5.14%) MVVM
18 139 (5.00%) Migration
19 133 (4.78%) Microservices
20 128 (4.60%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1929 (69.34%) C#
2 931 (33.47%) SQL
3 885 (31.81%) JavaScript
4 367 (13.19%) Java
5 253 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 193 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 139 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 123 (4.42%) Python
9 103 (3.70%) VB
10 98 (3.52%) C++
11 93 (3.34%) VBA
12 72 (2.59%) Ruby
13 57 (2.05%) PHP
14 49 (1.76%) Perl
15 43 (1.55%) TypeScript
16 42 (1.51%) C
17 38 (1.37%) Bash Shell
18 37 (1.33%) XAML
19 35 (1.26%) VB6
20 33 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (3.59%) Degree
2 70 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.68%) ISEB
6 18 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.54%) MCITP
8 12 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
8 12 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (0.43%) MCSE
9 10 (0.36%) MCTS
10 7 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.22%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.22%) CCNP
12 5 (0.18%) CCNA
12 5 (0.18%) MCDBA
12 5 (0.18%) MCDST
12 5 (0.18%) MCSA
12 5 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (5.64%) QA
2 13 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.29%) SLA
4 7 (0.25%) SDET
5 6 (0.22%) SEPA
6 5 (0.18%) Basel III
6 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
6 5 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.18%) HL7
6 5 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.14%) MiFID
8 3 (0.11%) PMO
8 3 (0.11%) WCAG
9 2 (0.072%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.072%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.072%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.072%) TARGET2
10 1 (0.036%) DICOM
10 1 (0.036%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 86 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 65 (2.34%) Docker
3 18 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.36%) vSphere
7 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.14%) Xen
10 3 (0.11%) NFS
10 3 (0.11%) Samba
11 2 (0.072%) Firmware
11 2 (0.072%) HDFS
11 2 (0.072%) LXC
11 2 (0.072%) vCloud
11 2 (0.072%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.072%) XenApp
11 2 (0.072%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.036%) etcd
12 1 (0.036%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 82 (2.95%) Puppet
2 81 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (2.26%) Ansible
4 15 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.47%) SCOM
6 12 (0.43%) Kibana
7 11 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.32%) Nagios
9 8 (0.29%) HP Fortify
10 7 (0.25%) Terraform
11 6 (0.22%) logstash
11 6 (0.22%) MOM
11 6 (0.22%) SELinux
12 5 (0.18%) Control-M
12 5 (0.18%) Graphite
13 4 (0.14%) SCVMM
14 3 (0.11%) Mesos
14 3 (0.11%) SCCM
14 3 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 765 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 232 (8.34%) Oracle
3 112 (4.03%) Sitecore
4 63 (2.26%) SAP
5 54 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
6 43 (1.55%) Atlassian
7 34 (1.22%) ION Trading
8 31 (1.11%) VMware
8 31 (1.11%) Xamarin
9 30 (1.08%) Sybase
10 29 (1.04%) IBM
10 29 (1.04%) TIBCO
11 28 (1.01%) Tableau
12 24 (0.86%) Red Hat
13 21 (0.75%) Adobe
13 21 (0.75%) Google
13 21 (0.75%) Infor
14 18 (0.65%) Telerik
15 16 (0.58%) Bloomberg
16 15 (0.54%) Reuters
London
Contingency Team
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lennon Wright
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Robert Walters
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day great working environment - possibility to m
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 4 days ago