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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / London
Rank 26 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 1335 1528 1672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.85% 7.40% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.73% 22.99% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 1163 1303
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £47.83 £100.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% +170.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.57 £50.80 £31.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.57 £100.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
6765 6646 6372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.71% 32.19% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 4968 4780
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 £350 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +27.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -1 260 £450 - 156
Kingston Upon Thames +6 21 £400 +19.40% 4
Canary Wharf -5 9 £500 -6.10%
Greenford - 6 £413 -
Docklands, London +1 5 - -
Lewisham - 4 £300 -
Croydon -11 3 £369 -1.66% 2
Harrow - 3 £400 - 1
Twickenham +1 2 £378 -2.58% 3
Greenwich -1 2 £425 -5.55%
Westminster -8 2 £373 -10.02%
Surbiton - 2 £425 -
Edgware +1 1 £425 +2.40%
Enfield +1 1 £300 -52.00%
Hammersmith +1 1 £475 +15.85% 1
Chiswick -1 1 £350 -22.22%
Ilford -1 1 - -
Feltham -3 1 - -
Morden - 1 £330 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £200 - 1
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1976 (69.97%) C#
2 1198 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 1179 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
4 976 (34.56%) SQL
5 962 (34.07%) ASP.NET
6 894 (31.66%) JavaScript
7 858 (30.38%) MVC
8 771 (27.30%) Microsoft
9 720 (25.50%) HTML
10 681 (24.11%) Finance
11 620 (21.95%) TDD
12 505 (17.88%) CSS
13 487 (17.25%) AngularJS
14 442 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 431 (15.26%) Windows
16 422 (14.94%) .NET Framework
17 420 (14.87%) Banking
18 416 (14.73%) Microsoft Azure
19 369 (13.07%) Scrum
20 353 (12.50%) Web Services
21 344 (12.18%) Java
22 340 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
23 335 (11.86%) jQuery
24 325 (11.51%) WCF
25 289 (10.23%) HTML5
26 285 (10.09%) BDD
27 283 (10.02%) T-SQL
28 270 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
29 269 (9.53%) OO
30 261 (9.24%) 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
1 199 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 162 (5.74%) IIS
3 144 (5.10%) CMS
4 71 (2.51%) Confluence
5 70 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
6 68 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 60 (2.12%) Umbraco
8 53 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 51 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 48 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
11 40 (1.42%) Apache
12 30 (1.06%) WebSphere
13 23 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 23 (0.81%) Tomcat
14 22 (0.78%) Apache Spark
15 21 (0.74%) NServiceBus
16 20 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 16 (0.57%) Kentico
17 16 (0.57%) Skype for Business
18 15 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 261 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.20%) MS Office
3 11 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.32%) MS Project
6 7 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.035%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 178 (6.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.60%) ION MarketView
4 9 (0.32%) Endur
4 9 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.25%) RMDS
6 6 (0.21%) Workday HCM
7 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.11%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.11%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.071%) Magento
9 2 (0.071%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.071%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.071%) SDL Web 8
9 2 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.035%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 416 (14.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 179 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (2.90%) Office 365
4 54 (1.91%) PaaS
5 37 (1.31%) SaaS
6 36 (1.27%) IaaS
7 34 (1.20%) GitHub
8 22 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.53%) Yammer
11 14 (0.50%) OpenShift
12 13 (0.46%) Amazon S3
13 11 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
14 10 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
15 7 (0.25%) Data Lake Analytics
15 7 (0.25%) Google Analytics
16 6 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.16%) HTTP
2 38 (1.35%) Internet
3 33 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.06%) Firewall
5 23 (0.81%) AMQP
6 21 (0.74%) DNS
7 20 (0.71%) Intranet
8 17 (0.60%) SSL
9 16 (0.57%) Kerberos
10 15 (0.53%) SAN
11 12 (0.42%) LDAP
11 12 (0.42%) VPN
12 11 (0.39%) FTP
13 10 (0.35%) DHCP
13 10 (0.35%) HTTPS
13 10 (0.35%) Network Security
14 9 (0.32%) NAS
15 6 (0.21%) X.509
16 5 (0.18%) DMZ
16 5 (0.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1198 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 212 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 189 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 179 (6.34%) NoSQL
5 154 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 134 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 103 (3.65%) MongoDB
8 86 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
9 85 (3.01%) Relational Database
10 73 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 69 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 63 (2.23%) Big Data
13 52 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
14 47 (1.66%) Hadoop
15 41 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
16 34 (1.20%) MySQL
17 33 (1.17%) Oracle Database
17 33 (1.17%) Power BI
18 26 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
19 23 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 249 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 212 (7.51%) Visual Studio
3 194 (6.87%) Git (software)
4 172 (6.09%) JIRA
5 155 (5.49%) TeamCity
6 127 (4.50%) NUnit
7 105 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 93 (3.29%) Subversion
9 92 (3.26%) Jenkins
10 82 (2.90%) Selenium
11 76 (2.69%) SpecFlow
12 55 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 54 (1.91%) MSTest
14 51 (1.81%) Hudson
15 44 (1.56%) MSBuild
16 41 (1.45%) Cucumber
17 34 (1.20%) WebDriver
18 33 (1.17%) gulp
19 31 (1.10%) Grunt
19 31 (1.10%) Moq
General
1 681 (24.11%) Finance
2 420 (14.87%) Banking
3 176 (6.23%) Front Office
4 135 (4.78%) Investment Banking
5 111 (3.93%) Retail
6 93 (3.29%) Advertising
7 84 (2.97%) Back Office
8 67 (2.37%) Marketing
9 62 (2.20%) Financial Institution
10 44 (1.56%) Games
11 31 (1.10%) Legal
12 20 (0.71%) Law
12 20 (0.71%) Publishing
12 20 (0.71%) Telecoms
13 14 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.42%) Electronics
15 11 (0.39%) Billing
16 9 (0.32%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.25%) Local Government
18 6 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 1864 (66.01%) Developer
2 927 (32.83%) .NET Developer
3 786 (27.83%) C# Developer
4 536 (18.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 250 (8.85%) Architect
6 236 (8.36%) SQL Developer
7 216 (7.65%) Senior Developer
8 194 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 185 (6.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 137 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 127 (4.50%) Analyst
12 118 (4.18%) Angular Developer
13 115 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
14 112 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 104 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
16 103 (3.65%) Agile Developer
17 99 (3.51%) Consultant
18 97 (3.43%) .NET Architect
19 93 (3.29%) WPF Developer
20 89 (3.15%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 962 (34.07%) ASP.NET
2 720 (25.50%) HTML
3 505 (17.88%) CSS
4 487 (17.25%) AngularJS
5 442 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 422 (14.94%) .NET Framework
7 353 (12.50%) Web Services
8 340 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 335 (11.86%) jQuery
10 325 (11.51%) WCF
11 289 (10.23%) HTML5
12 258 (9.14%) WPF
13 250 (8.85%) XML
14 218 (7.72%) REST
15 206 (7.29%) RESTful
16 190 (6.73%) Entity Framework
17 137 (4.85%) React
18 132 (4.67%) SOAP
19 126 (4.46%) JSON
20 113 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 142 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (3.75%) Fixed Income
3 102 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 102 (3.61%) User Experience
4 68 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 66 (2.34%) Derivative
5 66 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 53 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (1.66%) Fintech
7 47 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
8 46 (1.63%) Equities
9 43 (1.52%) Mathematics
10 41 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 39 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 37 (1.31%) Data Integration
13 35 (1.24%) Data Structures
14 29 (1.03%) Hedge funds
15 26 (0.92%) Virtual Team
16 25 (0.89%) Visualisation
17 24 (0.85%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 431 (15.26%) Windows
2 133 (4.71%) Linux
3 117 (4.14%) Windows Server
4 63 (2.23%) Unix
5 50 (1.77%) Android
6 46 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 32 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.60%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.39%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.32%) CentOS
12 9 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
13 8 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.18%) Solaris
14 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1179 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 858 (30.38%) MVC
3 620 (21.95%) TDD
4 369 (13.07%) Scrum
5 285 (10.09%) BDD
6 270 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
7 269 (9.53%) OO
8 257 (9.10%) DevOps
9 205 (7.26%) CRM
10 198 (7.01%) Web Development
11 197 (6.98%) Unit Testing
12 191 (6.76%) E-Commerce
13 179 (6.34%) SDLC
13 179 (6.34%) Software Engineering
14 163 (5.77%) SOA
15 152 (5.38%) MVVM
16 141 (4.99%) Migration
17 138 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
18 125 (4.43%) Multithreading
19 124 (4.39%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1976 (69.97%) C#
2 976 (34.56%) SQL
3 894 (31.66%) JavaScript
4 344 (12.18%) Java
5 283 (10.02%) T-SQL
6 188 (6.66%) PowerShell
7 159 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 110 (3.90%) Python
9 101 (3.58%) VB
10 82 (2.90%) VBA
11 75 (2.66%) C++
12 72 (2.55%) Ruby
13 68 (2.41%) PHP
14 65 (2.30%) Perl
15 45 (1.59%) C
16 40 (1.42%) VB6
17 35 (1.24%) XAML
18 32 (1.13%) Bash Shell
19 31 (1.10%) Shell Script
19 31 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 101 (3.58%) Degree
2 75 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 28 (0.99%) DV Cleared
4 26 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 22 (0.78%) ISEB
7 19 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 14 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
10 9 (0.32%) MCITP
11 8 (0.28%) MCSE
12 6 (0.21%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.21%) MCP
12 6 (0.21%) MCTS
13 5 (0.18%) MCAD
13 5 (0.18%) MCPD
13 5 (0.18%) MCSD
14 4 (0.14%) CCNP
14 4 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (5.63%) QA
2 15 (0.53%) SLA
3 12 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.21%) SDET
5 5 (0.18%) Basel III
5 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.18%) HL7
5 5 (0.18%) SEPA
5 5 (0.18%) WCAG
6 4 (0.14%) MiFID
7 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.071%) EMIR
8 2 (0.071%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.071%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.071%) TARGET2
9 1 (0.035%) DICOM
System Software
1 84 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 59 (2.09%) Docker
3 19 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.39%) vSphere
6 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.14%) NFS
7 4 (0.14%) Samba
7 4 (0.14%) Xen
8 2 (0.071%) Firmware
8 2 (0.071%) vCloud
8 2 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.071%) XenApp
8 2 (0.071%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.035%) etcd
9 1 (0.035%) Gluster
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.035%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 85 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (2.76%) Puppet
3 66 (2.34%) Ansible
4 18 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.46%) Terraform
6 12 (0.42%) SCOM
7 10 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.32%) MOM
9 8 (0.28%) HP Fortify
9 8 (0.28%) Nagios
9 8 (0.28%) SCCM
10 7 (0.25%) Kibana
11 6 (0.21%) Kubernetes
11 6 (0.21%) SELinux
12 5 (0.18%) Control-M
12 5 (0.18%) logstash
13 4 (0.14%) SCVMM
14 3 (0.11%) Graphite
14 3 (0.11%) Mesos
14 3 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 771 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 220 (7.79%) Oracle
3 120 (4.25%) Sitecore
4 49 (1.74%) SAP
5 43 (1.52%) EPiServer
6 42 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 41 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (1.38%) Xamarin
9 30 (1.06%) VMware
10 27 (0.96%) ION Trading
11 26 (0.92%) IBM
12 25 (0.89%) Red Hat
13 24 (0.85%) Adobe
13 24 (0.85%) Sybase
13 24 (0.85%) TIBCO
14 23 (0.81%) Google
14 23 (0.81%) Tableau
15 18 (0.64%) HP
15 18 (0.64%) Splunk
16 16 (0.57%) Telerik
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £280 - £310 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Movement8
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day 6 Month initial duration
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £382 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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Ebury
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City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Month Initial Duration
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City, London
Kyna Associates
Rate: £65000 Per Annum bonus+benefits
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West London
Livedrive
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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