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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 22 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 1578 1856 1861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.13% 7.88% 7.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.46% 25.06% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1406 1335
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 6
Median hourly rate £190.00 £52.17 £51.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.19% +1.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
.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
7352 7407 7318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.21% 31.44% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5525 5393 5217
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 43
Median hourly rate £44.13 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.13% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £50.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

.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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -5 286 £450 - 138
Kingston Upon Thames - 13 £383 - 2
Docklands, London +20 10 £295 -29.76%
Canary Wharf +5 9 £425 -10.63%
Bromley -8 5 £325 +30.00% 5
Wimbledon - 5 £400 - 2
Uxbridge +6 4 £360 - 1
Croydon -17 4 £300 -14.28% 5
Romford - 3 £400 - 1
Paddington +8 2 £475 -14.79%
Westminster -20 2 £800 +135.29%
Osterley - 2 £155 -
Brentford - 2 £475 -
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 3
Ealing +3 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £450 - 1
Feltham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £360 - 2
Surbiton - 1 - -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2214 (68.69%) C#
2 1321 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
3 1224 (37.98%) SQL Server
4 1108 (34.38%) SQL
5 1101 (34.16%) ASP.NET
6 1074 (33.32%) JavaScript
7 957 (29.69%) MVC
8 897 (27.83%) HTML
9 846 (26.25%) Microsoft
10 743 (23.05%) TDD
11 707 (21.94%) Finance
12 683 (21.19%) CSS
13 550 (17.06%) .NET Framework
14 542 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 513 (15.92%) Java
16 508 (15.76%) AngularJS
17 482 (14.96%) Windows
18 478 (14.83%) Scrum
19 464 (14.40%) jQuery
20 431 (13.37%) Banking
21 388 (12.04%) HTML5
22 379 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
23 368 (11.42%) BDD
24 355 (11.01%) OO
25 354 (10.98%) Oracle
26 352 (10.92%) Web Services
27 334 (10.36%) WCF
28 304 (9.43%) Visual Studio
29 300 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web API
30 292 (9.06%) MS Excel

.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
1 223 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 165 (5.12%) CMS
3 143 (4.44%) IIS
4 86 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 80 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 75 (2.33%) Confluence
6 75 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 64 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 54 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
9 52 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
10 38 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 27 (0.84%) Apache
11 27 (0.84%) OpenStack
12 26 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
13 25 (0.78%) Apache Spark
14 23 (0.71%) EPiServer CMS
15 20 (0.62%) JBoss
16 17 (0.53%) NServiceBus
17 16 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 14 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 292 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.36%) MS Office
3 18 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.43%) MS Project
5 11 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.16%) SPSS
9 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.093%) Mingle
11 2 (0.062%) InVision
11 2 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.031%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.031%) GIMP
12 1 (0.031%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 143 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.90%) RMDS
3 17 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.47%) Endur
5 13 (0.40%) ION MarketView
5 13 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 8 (0.25%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.25%) Unica
7 7 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.19%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.16%) Sage CRM
10 3 (0.093%) Global One
10 3 (0.093%) nopCommerce
10 3 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 379 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 214 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (1.83%) Office 365
4 41 (1.27%) GitHub
4 41 (1.27%) PaaS
5 37 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 36 (1.12%) IaaS
7 33 (1.02%) SaaS
8 23 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 14 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.40%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 8 (0.25%) Yammer
13 7 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.22%) Route 53
14 4 (0.12%) Boomi
14 4 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 96 (2.98%) HTTP
2 81 (2.51%) Internet
3 41 (1.27%) Firewall
4 28 (0.87%) Intranet
5 20 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 19 (0.59%) DNS
7 17 (0.53%) SSL
7 17 (0.53%) VPN
8 15 (0.47%) LDAP
9 14 (0.43%) NetScaler
10 13 (0.40%) FTP
10 13 (0.40%) Kerberos
10 13 (0.40%) Network Security
10 13 (0.40%) SAN
11 11 (0.34%) DMZ
12 10 (0.31%) WAN
13 9 (0.28%) Extranet
14 8 (0.25%) LAN
15 6 (0.19%) DHCP
15 6 (0.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1224 (37.98%) SQL Server
2 219 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 204 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 175 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 157 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 153 (4.75%) MongoDB
7 143 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 131 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 90 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 75 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 69 (2.14%) MySQL
12 64 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
13 60 (1.86%) Hadoop
14 59 (1.83%) Big Data
15 56 (1.74%) RDBMS
16 52 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
17 47 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 45 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
19 37 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
20 33 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 304 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 247 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 207 (6.42%) Git (software)
4 160 (4.96%) JIRA
5 152 (4.72%) NUnit
6 150 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 128 (3.97%) Subversion
8 107 (3.32%) Jenkins
9 101 (3.13%) SpecFlow
10 99 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
11 80 (2.48%) Selenium
12 57 (1.77%) Maven
13 40 (1.24%) Moq
14 39 (1.21%) MSTest
15 36 (1.12%) JUnit
16 34 (1.05%) Cucumber
17 33 (1.02%) MSBuild
17 33 (1.02%) Protractor
18 32 (0.99%) Jasmine
19 31 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 707 (21.94%) Finance
2 431 (13.37%) Banking
3 245 (7.60%) Front Office
4 156 (4.84%) Investment Banking
5 98 (3.04%) Retail
6 96 (2.98%) Marketing
7 89 (2.76%) Financial Institution
8 85 (2.64%) Back Office
9 75 (2.33%) Law
10 42 (1.30%) Advertising
11 35 (1.09%) Legal
12 29 (0.90%) Telecoms
13 28 (0.87%) Publishing
14 22 (0.68%) Games
15 18 (0.56%) Billing
16 11 (0.34%) Electronics
17 10 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.25%) International Banking
19 5 (0.16%) Local Government
19 5 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2123 (65.87%) Developer
2 1099 (34.10%) .NET Developer
3 922 (28.61%) C# Developer
4 571 (17.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 270 (8.38%) SQL Developer
6 266 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 255 (7.91%) Architect
8 251 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 240 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 179 (5.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 154 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
12 152 (4.72%) Analyst
13 126 (3.91%) Agile Developer
14 110 (3.41%) Consultant
14 110 (3.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 108 (3.35%) Full Stack Developer
16 106 (3.29%) Agile .NET Developer
17 105 (3.26%) Web Developer
18 104 (3.23%) WPF Developer
19 101 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1101 (34.16%) ASP.NET
2 897 (27.83%) HTML
3 683 (21.19%) CSS
4 550 (17.06%) .NET Framework
5 542 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 508 (15.76%) AngularJS
7 464 (14.40%) jQuery
8 388 (12.04%) HTML5
9 352 (10.92%) Web Services
10 334 (10.36%) WCF
11 300 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 291 (9.03%) XML
13 262 (8.13%) WPF
14 197 (6.11%) CSS3
15 192 (5.96%) Entity Framework
16 165 (5.12%) REST
17 159 (4.93%) Node.js
18 146 (4.53%) RESTful
19 126 (3.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 111 (3.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (3.35%) User Experience
3 104 (3.23%) Derivative
4 95 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 92 (2.85%) Fixed Income
6 79 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 70 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 63 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 60 (1.86%) Hedge funds
9 60 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
9 60 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 56 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 53 (1.64%) Management Information System
12 51 (1.58%) Equities
13 34 (1.05%) N-Tier
14 32 (0.99%) Data Integration
14 32 (0.99%) Digital Media
15 30 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 30 (0.93%) Visualisation
16 28 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 482 (14.96%) Windows
2 147 (4.56%) Windows Server
3 136 (4.22%) Linux
4 109 (3.38%) Unix
5 49 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (1.33%) Android
7 37 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 36 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 23 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.37%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.093%) Solaris
14 3 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.093%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.062%) Mesosphere
15 2 (0.062%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.062%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.031%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1321 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 957 (29.69%) MVC
3 743 (23.05%) TDD
4 478 (14.83%) Scrum
5 368 (11.42%) BDD
6 355 (11.01%) OO
7 287 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
8 266 (8.25%) E-Commerce
9 263 (8.16%) Web Development
10 249 (7.73%) DevOps
11 229 (7.11%) CRM
12 225 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 199 (6.17%) SDLC
14 190 (5.90%) Software Engineering
15 177 (5.49%) SOA
16 160 (4.96%) Multithreading
17 148 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
18 147 (4.56%) MVVM
19 136 (4.22%) Migration
20 128 (3.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2214 (68.69%) C#
2 1108 (34.38%) SQL
3 1074 (33.32%) JavaScript
4 513 (15.92%) Java
5 252 (7.82%) PowerShell
6 242 (7.51%) T-SQL
7 152 (4.72%) C++
8 148 (4.59%) VB.NET
9 141 (4.37%) Python
10 117 (3.63%) Ruby
11 112 (3.48%) VBA
12 105 (3.26%) VB
13 92 (2.85%) PHP
14 80 (2.48%) Perl
15 69 (2.14%) C
16 68 (2.11%) XAML
17 66 (2.05%) PL/SQL
18 62 (1.92%) VBScript
19 34 (1.05%) Scala
19 34 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 163 (5.06%) Degree
2 104 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 71 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 41 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (0.93%) ISEB
6 18 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 16 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 14 (0.43%) MCSD
9 12 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.37%) MCPD
10 11 (0.34%) MCSE
11 10 (0.31%) PhD
12 9 (0.28%) MCITP
13 7 (0.22%) MCP
13 7 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.22%) PMP
14 6 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (0.19%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (5.12%) QA
2 11 (0.34%) MiFID
3 6 (0.19%) WCAG
4 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.16%) SLA
5 4 (0.12%) COBIT
6 3 (0.093%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.093%) EMIR
6 3 (0.093%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.062%) SDET
8 1 (0.031%) BS25999
8 1 (0.031%) DICOM
8 1 (0.031%) GxP
8 1 (0.031%) HL7
8 1 (0.031%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.031%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.031%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 96 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 72 (2.23%) Docker
3 40 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.56%) vSphere
6 10 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.28%) KVM
8 8 (0.25%) Xen
9 5 (0.16%) etcd
9 5 (0.16%) flannel
9 5 (0.16%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.12%) Ceph
10 4 (0.12%) GlusterFS
10 4 (0.12%) XenApp
11 3 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.062%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.062%) NDS
12 2 (0.062%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 2 (0.062%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 112 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 100 (3.10%) Puppet
3 58 (1.80%) Ansible
4 31 (0.96%) Kibana
5 18 (0.56%) logstash
6 17 (0.53%) Terraform
7 16 (0.50%) SCOM
8 14 (0.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 14 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (0.43%) Kubernetes
9 13 (0.40%) Grafana
10 11 (0.34%) Salt
11 10 (0.31%) Control-M
12 9 (0.28%) EdgeSight
12 9 (0.28%) HP SIM
12 9 (0.28%) Mesos
12 9 (0.28%) Uchiwa
13 8 (0.25%) SCCM
14 7 (0.22%) HP Fortify
14 7 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 846 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 354 (10.98%) Oracle
3 102 (3.16%) Sitecore
4 88 (2.73%) IBM
5 57 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 57 (1.77%) VMware
6 53 (1.64%) TIBCO
7 51 (1.58%) EPiServer
8 38 (1.18%) Sybase
9 37 (1.15%) Google
10 32 (0.99%) HP
11 31 (0.96%) DevExpress
12 30 (0.93%) ION Trading
12 30 (0.93%) Reuters
13 29 (0.90%) Splunk
14 28 (0.87%) Citrix
15 27 (0.84%) Red Hat
16 24 (0.74%) Atlassian
17 22 (0.68%) Tableau
17 22 (0.68%) Xamarin
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