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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 1549 1934 1873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.20% 8.25% 8.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.27% 26.38% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1454 1386
Median daily rate £450 £438 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 4
Median hourly rate £190.00 £47.83 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+297.24% +0.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
.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
6954 7331 7226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.35% 31.28% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5321 5216
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 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 50 33
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -4 301 £450 - 132
Kingston Upon Thames - 11 £425 - 4
Canary Wharf +3 10 £475 -5.00%
Docklands, London +14 8 £350 -30.34%
Bromley -11 5 £325 +30.00% 6
Wimbledon - 5 £400 - 1
Croydon -16 4 £305 -22.53% 3
Romford +1 3 £400 -
Brentford - 3 £475 - 1
Uxbridge +4 2 £349 -7.00% 2
Ealing 0 2 £375 +2.04%
Westminster -19 2 £613 +80.14%
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 2
Surbiton - 2 - -
Hammersmith +5 1 £550 +41.02% 1
Harrow - 1 £360 - 1
Teddington - 1 £275 -
Osterley - 1 £113 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 2237 (69.04%) C#
2 1320 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 1267 (39.10%) SQL Server
4 1151 (35.52%) SQL
5 1089 (33.61%) ASP.NET
6 1042 (32.16%) JavaScript
7 940 (29.01%) MVC
8 885 (27.31%) HTML
9 848 (26.17%) Microsoft
10 746 (23.02%) TDD
11 730 (22.53%) Finance
12 665 (20.52%) CSS
13 569 (17.56%) .NET Framework
14 531 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 514 (15.86%) Windows
16 507 (15.65%) Java
17 494 (15.25%) AngularJS
18 479 (14.78%) Scrum
19 464 (14.32%) jQuery
20 450 (13.89%) Banking
21 389 (12.01%) HTML5
22 385 (11.88%) OO
23 382 (11.79%) Oracle
24 371 (11.45%) BDD
25 370 (11.42%) Web Services
26 354 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
27 335 (10.34%) WCF
28 307 (9.48%) XML
28 307 (9.48%) MS Excel
29 302 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web API

.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
1 201 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 177 (5.46%) CMS
2 177 (5.46%) IIS
3 86 (2.65%) Umbraco
4 72 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 71 (2.19%) Confluence
5 71 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 70 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 60 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
8 46 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 37 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 29 (0.90%) OpenStack
11 28 (0.86%) Apache
12 25 (0.77%) JBoss
13 23 (0.71%) Apache Spark
14 22 (0.68%) EPiServer CMS
15 16 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 16 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
16 14 (0.43%) NServiceBus
16 14 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 307 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 81 (2.50%) MS Office
3 16 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.37%) MS Project
5 11 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.19%) SPSS
9 3 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.093%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.062%) InVision
10 2 (0.062%) Mingle
10 2 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.031%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.031%) GIMP
11 1 (0.031%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 130 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.90%) RMDS
3 25 (0.77%) Endur
4 19 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.40%) ION MarketView
7 9 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
7 9 (0.28%) Unica
8 8 (0.25%) Eloqua
8 8 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 7 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
10 6 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.19%) Markit EDM
10 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.19%) Sage CRM
11 5 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.093%) Global One
13 3 (0.093%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 354 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 210 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (1.64%) Office 365
4 49 (1.51%) GitHub
5 41 (1.27%) PaaS
6 37 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (1.11%) IaaS
8 30 (0.93%) SaaS
9 21 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.37%) OpenShift
13 10 (0.31%) Yammer
14 9 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.25%) Route 53
16 6 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 97 (2.99%) HTTP
2 84 (2.59%) Internet
3 44 (1.36%) Firewall
4 29 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 26 (0.80%) Intranet
6 24 (0.74%) DNS
7 22 (0.68%) SSL
7 22 (0.68%) VPN
8 14 (0.43%) FTP
8 14 (0.43%) NetScaler
8 14 (0.43%) SAN
9 13 (0.40%) LDAP
10 11 (0.34%) DMZ
10 11 (0.34%) Kerberos
11 9 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (0.28%) Network Security
12 7 (0.22%) DHCP
13 6 (0.19%) IPsec
14 5 (0.15%) Extranet
15 4 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1267 (39.10%) SQL Server
2 232 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 217 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 179 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 175 (5.40%) Relational Database
6 172 (5.31%) NoSQL
7 165 (5.09%) MongoDB
8 147 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 102 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 86 (2.65%) Oracle Database
11 72 (2.22%) MySQL
11 72 (2.22%) RDBMS
12 70 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
13 61 (1.88%) Big Data
14 54 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 52 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
16 49 (1.51%) Hadoop
16 49 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
17 38 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 33 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 284 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 219 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 197 (6.08%) Git (software)
4 154 (4.75%) NUnit
5 153 (4.72%) JIRA
6 132 (4.07%) TeamCity
7 123 (3.80%) Subversion
8 108 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 108 (3.33%) SpecFlow
9 97 (2.99%) Selenium
10 88 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 48 (1.48%) Maven
12 45 (1.39%) Moq
13 41 (1.27%) MSTest
14 35 (1.08%) Protractor
15 34 (1.05%) Cucumber
16 33 (1.02%) MSBuild
16 33 (1.02%) WebDriver
17 32 (0.99%) Grunt
18 31 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 730 (22.53%) Finance
2 450 (13.89%) Banking
3 260 (8.02%) Front Office
4 163 (5.03%) Investment Banking
5 98 (3.02%) Retail
6 90 (2.78%) Marketing
7 84 (2.59%) Financial Institution
8 83 (2.56%) Back Office
9 61 (1.88%) Law
10 38 (1.17%) Legal
11 37 (1.14%) Advertising
12 29 (0.90%) Telecoms
13 20 (0.62%) Games
14 16 (0.49%) Billing
14 16 (0.49%) Publishing
15 13 (0.40%) Electronics
16 10 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.25%) International Banking
18 7 (0.22%) Manufacturing
19 5 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2150 (66.36%) Developer
2 1107 (34.17%) .NET Developer
3 948 (29.26%) C# Developer
4 593 (18.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 297 (9.17%) SQL Developer
6 276 (8.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 269 (8.30%) Senior Developer
8 258 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 242 (7.47%) Architect
10 192 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 167 (5.15%) Analyst
12 158 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 126 (3.89%) Agile Developer
14 117 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
15 115 (3.55%) Web Developer
16 113 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
17 111 (3.43%) WPF Developer
18 108 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
19 102 (3.15%) Full Stack Developer
20 98 (3.02%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1089 (33.61%) ASP.NET
2 885 (27.31%) HTML
3 665 (20.52%) CSS
4 569 (17.56%) .NET Framework
5 531 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 494 (15.25%) AngularJS
7 464 (14.32%) jQuery
8 389 (12.01%) HTML5
9 370 (11.42%) Web Services
10 335 (10.34%) WCF
11 307 (9.48%) XML
12 302 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 264 (8.15%) WPF
14 190 (5.86%) CSS3
15 185 (5.71%) Entity Framework
16 160 (4.94%) REST
17 154 (4.75%) Node.js
18 147 (4.54%) RESTful
19 124 (3.83%) SOAP
20 122 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 193 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (3.46%) User Experience
3 108 (3.33%) Derivative
4 102 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 87 (2.69%) Fixed Income
6 83 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 66 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 60 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
9 58 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 57 (1.76%) Hedge funds
11 56 (1.73%) Management Information System
12 55 (1.70%) Data Structures
13 51 (1.57%) Equities
14 35 (1.08%) Mathematics
14 35 (1.08%) N-Tier
15 32 (0.99%) Visualisation
16 31 (0.96%) Data Integration
16 31 (0.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 28 (0.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 514 (15.86%) Windows
2 162 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 152 (4.69%) Linux
4 113 (3.49%) Unix
5 54 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (1.17%) Android
8 33 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 23 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 22 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.12%) Debian
15 3 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.093%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.062%) CentOS
16 2 (0.062%) Mesosphere
16 2 (0.062%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.031%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1320 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 940 (29.01%) MVC
3 746 (23.02%) TDD
4 479 (14.78%) Scrum
5 385 (11.88%) OO
6 371 (11.45%) BDD
7 279 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
8 278 (8.58%) Web Development
9 245 (7.56%) E-Commerce
10 227 (7.01%) Unit Testing
11 220 (6.79%) DevOps
12 206 (6.36%) CRM
13 189 (5.83%) Software Engineering
14 183 (5.65%) SDLC
15 182 (5.62%) SOA
16 165 (5.09%) Multithreading
17 161 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
18 153 (4.72%) MVVM
19 131 (4.04%) Migration
20 128 (3.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2237 (69.04%) C#
2 1151 (35.52%) SQL
3 1042 (32.16%) JavaScript
4 507 (15.65%) Java
5 267 (8.24%) PowerShell
6 250 (7.72%) T-SQL
7 162 (5.00%) C++
8 161 (4.97%) VB.NET
9 152 (4.69%) Python
10 135 (4.17%) VBA
11 120 (3.70%) Ruby
12 107 (3.30%) VB
13 88 (2.72%) Perl
14 85 (2.62%) PHP
15 70 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 68 (2.10%) C
17 65 (2.01%) VBScript
17 65 (2.01%) XAML
18 32 (0.99%) Shell Script
18 32 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 188 (5.80%) Degree
2 93 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 70 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 43 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (1.14%) ISEB
6 20 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.46%) MCSD
8 13 (0.40%) PhD
9 12 (0.37%) MCPD
9 12 (0.37%) MCSE
10 10 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.28%) MCITP
12 7 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 6 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.12%) MCP
14 4 (0.12%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (5.37%) QA
2 14 (0.43%) MiFID
3 8 (0.25%) SLA
4 7 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.19%) HL7
6 5 (0.15%) EMIR
6 5 (0.15%) WCAG
7 4 (0.12%) DICOM
7 4 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.093%) COBIT
8 3 (0.093%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.062%) SDET
10 1 (0.031%) BS25999
10 1 (0.031%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.031%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.031%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.031%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 91 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 70 (2.16%) Docker
3 30 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 29 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.56%) vSphere
6 11 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.25%) etcd
7 8 (0.25%) flannel
7 8 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.25%) Xen
8 7 (0.22%) Ceph
8 7 (0.22%) GlusterFS
9 6 (0.19%) XenApp
10 5 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.093%) KVM
11 3 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.093%) XenServer
12 2 (0.062%) GridGain
12 2 (0.062%) NDS
12 2 (0.062%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 106 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
1 106 (3.27%) Puppet
2 65 (2.01%) Ansible
3 38 (1.17%) Kibana
4 25 (0.77%) logstash
5 19 (0.59%) Grafana
6 18 (0.56%) SCOM
7 17 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.52%) Salt
8 15 (0.46%) Uchiwa
9 14 (0.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 12 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (0.31%) Control-M
11 10 (0.31%) SCCM
12 9 (0.28%) EdgeSight
12 9 (0.28%) HP SIM
12 9 (0.28%) Mesos
12 9 (0.28%) Terraform
13 8 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 8 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 848 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 382 (11.79%) Oracle
3 120 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 78 (2.41%) IBM
5 61 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 57 (1.76%) VMware
7 54 (1.67%) TIBCO
8 44 (1.36%) EPiServer
9 42 (1.30%) Sybase
10 34 (1.05%) DevExpress
11 31 (0.96%) Citrix
11 31 (0.96%) ION Trading
12 30 (0.93%) Google
12 30 (0.93%) Reuters
13 29 (0.90%) HP
13 29 (0.90%) Splunk
14 27 (0.83%) Red Hat
15 26 (0.80%) Telerik
16 23 (0.71%) Tableau
17 21 (0.65%) Atlassian
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London
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Hays Finance Technology
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Venturi
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Venturi
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Oliver Bernard
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Networking People
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Arrows Group
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X4 Group
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Oliver Bernard
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Pioneer Search
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
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E-synergy Solutions
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Quant Capital
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onezeero.
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Hays Finance Technology
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Understanding Recruitment
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Oliver Bernard
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Initi8 Recruitment
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Xcede
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