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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 24 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 1538 1805 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.80% 7.73% 7.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.68% 24.09% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1401 1363
Median daily rate £450 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £352 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.42% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £96.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -58.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
7817 7493 7492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.55% 32.08% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5789 5581 5408
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 40
Median hourly rate £46.00 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
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 25 September 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
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 25 September 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 -5 277 £450 -5.26% 135
Kingston Upon Thames +4 15 £383 +17.69% 8
Feltham - 5 - -
Westminster - 4 £315 - 3
Uxbridge +4 3 £360 - 7
Paddington +2 3 £475 -14.79%
Canary Wharf -10 3 £425 -10.63%
Docklands, London +2 2 £240 -31.42%
Ilford -2 2 £400 +14.28%
Bromley -5 2 £275 -12.69% 5
Croydon -16 2 £300 -14.28% 4
Osterley - 2 £155 -
Romford +4 1 £325 +11.01% 1
Hammersmith -3 1 £450 +34.32%
Brentford - 1 - - 2
Dagenham - 1 - -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 2163 (70.09%) C#
2 1261 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1186 (38.43%) SQL Server
4 1085 (35.16%) ASP.NET
5 1067 (34.58%) SQL
6 1054 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 935 (30.30%) MVC
8 894 (28.97%) HTML
9 784 (25.41%) Microsoft
10 722 (23.40%) TDD
11 680 (22.03%) CSS
12 666 (21.58%) Finance
13 535 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 509 (16.49%) AngularJS
15 490 (15.88%) .NET Framework
16 475 (15.39%) Windows
17 450 (14.58%) Java
18 446 (14.45%) jQuery
19 434 (14.06%) Scrum
20 392 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
21 380 (12.31%) Banking
22 370 (11.99%) HTML5
23 365 (11.83%) Web Services
24 359 (11.63%) BDD
25 352 (11.41%) WCF
26 342 (11.08%) OO
27 326 (10.56%) XML
28 310 (10.05%) ASP.NET Web API
29 308 (9.98%) Oracle
30 292 (9.46%) Continuous Integration

.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
1 231 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 167 (5.41%) CMS
3 157 (5.09%) IIS
4 90 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 79 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 78 (2.53%) Umbraco
7 65 (2.11%) Confluence
8 64 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
9 55 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 53 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
11 38 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 28 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
13 23 (0.75%) Apache
14 22 (0.71%) Drupal
14 22 (0.71%) EPiServer CMS
15 20 (0.65%) Apache Spark
16 18 (0.58%) NServiceBus
17 16 (0.52%) Kentico
17 16 (0.52%) OpenStack
17 16 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 277 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.52%) MS Office
3 17 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.32%) MS Project
4 10 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.097%) Mingle
8 3 (0.097%) SPSS
9 2 (0.065%) InVision
9 2 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.032%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.032%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 164 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.49%) RMDS
4 14 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.26%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.23%) Markit EDM
7 7 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.19%) Endur
8 6 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
10 4 (0.13%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.13%) Unica
11 3 (0.097%) nopCommerce
12 2 (0.065%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.065%) Magento
12 2 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 392 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 215 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (2.40%) Office 365
4 42 (1.36%) SaaS
5 38 (1.23%) GitHub
6 35 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (1.10%) PaaS
8 21 (0.68%) IaaS
9 19 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (0.45%) OpenShift
11 13 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.23%) Yammer
14 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.16%) Force.com
15 4 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.13%) Boomi
15 4 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (0.13%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.66%) HTTP
2 73 (2.37%) Internet
3 42 (1.36%) Firewall
4 25 (0.81%) Intranet
5 21 (0.68%) Kerberos
6 19 (0.62%) LDAP
7 16 (0.52%) Network Security
8 12 (0.39%) WAN
9 11 (0.36%) DNS
9 11 (0.36%) FTP
9 11 (0.36%) SAN
10 10 (0.32%) LAN
11 8 (0.26%) NAS
11 8 (0.26%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.23%) Extranet
12 7 (0.23%) SSL
13 4 (0.13%) AMQP
13 4 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.13%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1186 (38.43%) SQL Server
2 197 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 187 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 186 (6.03%) NoSQL
5 175 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 141 (4.57%) MongoDB
7 132 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 114 (3.69%) Relational Database
9 66 (2.14%) Hadoop
9 66 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 65 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 64 (2.07%) MySQL
12 63 (2.04%) Big Data
12 63 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
13 55 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 47 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 44 (1.43%) RDBMS
16 41 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
18 31 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 274 (8.88%) Visual Studio
2 260 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 182 (5.90%) Git (software)
4 179 (5.80%) TeamCity
5 160 (5.18%) JIRA
6 132 (4.28%) NUnit
7 111 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 98 (3.18%) Subversion
9 91 (2.95%) SpecFlow
10 89 (2.88%) Jenkins
11 74 (2.40%) Selenium
12 49 (1.59%) MSBuild
13 46 (1.49%) Maven
14 39 (1.26%) Cucumber
15 38 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 36 (1.17%) WebDriver
17 35 (1.13%) MSTest
18 32 (1.04%) Grunt
18 32 (1.04%) NuGet
19 31 (1.00%) Moq
General
1 666 (21.58%) Finance
2 380 (12.31%) Banking
3 197 (6.38%) Front Office
4 152 (4.93%) Investment Banking
5 111 (3.60%) Retail
6 84 (2.72%) Marketing
7 75 (2.43%) Back Office
8 70 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 70 (2.27%) Law
9 69 (2.24%) Advertising
10 33 (1.07%) Legal
11 32 (1.04%) Publishing
12 24 (0.78%) Games
12 24 (0.78%) Telecoms
13 18 (0.58%) Billing
14 12 (0.39%) Electronics
15 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.19%) Local Government
16 6 (0.19%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2013 (65.23%) Developer
2 1040 (33.70%) .NET Developer
3 850 (27.54%) C# Developer
4 545 (17.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 249 (8.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 245 (7.94%) Senior Developer
7 244 (7.91%) Architect
7 244 (7.91%) SQL Developer
8 219 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 165 (5.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 152 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
11 129 (4.18%) Analyst
12 126 (4.08%) Agile Developer
13 121 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
14 112 (3.63%) Senior C# Developer
15 109 (3.53%) Agile .NET Developer
16 108 (3.50%) Consultant
17 104 (3.37%) Senior .NET Developer
18 96 (3.11%) Web Developer
19 90 (2.92%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1085 (35.16%) ASP.NET
2 894 (28.97%) HTML
3 680 (22.03%) CSS
4 535 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 509 (16.49%) AngularJS
6 490 (15.88%) .NET Framework
7 446 (14.45%) jQuery
8 370 (11.99%) HTML5
9 365 (11.83%) Web Services
10 352 (11.41%) WCF
11 326 (10.56%) XML
12 310 (10.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 220 (7.13%) WPF
14 193 (6.25%) Entity Framework
15 187 (6.06%) REST
16 179 (5.80%) CSS3
17 177 (5.74%) RESTful
18 137 (4.44%) Node.js
19 120 (3.89%) JSON
20 117 (3.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (3.79%) User Experience
3 98 (3.18%) Computer Science
4 87 (2.82%) Fixed Income
5 76 (2.46%) Algorithms
6 73 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 70 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 69 (2.24%) Derivative
9 62 (2.01%) Data Structures
10 54 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 54 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
11 52 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 46 (1.49%) Hedge funds
13 41 (1.33%) Equities
14 36 (1.17%) Data Integration
15 32 (1.04%) Public Cloud
16 30 (0.97%) Digital Media
17 28 (0.91%) Mathematics
18 26 (0.84%) Market Risk
19 23 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 475 (15.39%) Windows
2 137 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 135 (4.37%) Linux
4 102 (3.31%) Unix
5 54 (1.75%) Android
6 47 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 46 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 13 (0.42%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.097%) Solaris
15 2 (0.065%) CentOS
15 2 (0.065%) Mesosphere
15 2 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.032%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1261 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 935 (30.30%) MVC
3 722 (23.40%) TDD
4 434 (14.06%) Scrum
5 359 (11.63%) BDD
6 342 (11.08%) OO
7 292 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
8 281 (9.11%) E-Commerce
9 264 (8.55%) Web Development
10 250 (8.10%) DevOps
11 231 (7.49%) CRM
12 220 (7.13%) Unit Testing
13 211 (6.84%) Software Engineering
14 182 (5.90%) SDLC
15 159 (5.15%) SOA
16 134 (4.34%) MVVM
17 128 (4.15%) Multithreading
18 127 (4.12%) OOP
19 123 (3.99%) SOLID
20 122 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2163 (70.09%) C#
2 1067 (34.58%) SQL
3 1054 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 450 (14.58%) Java
5 236 (7.65%) T-SQL
6 230 (7.45%) PowerShell
7 168 (5.44%) VB.NET
8 116 (3.76%) Python
9 110 (3.56%) C++
10 103 (3.34%) PHP
11 95 (3.08%) Ruby
12 83 (2.69%) VBA
13 80 (2.59%) Perl
13 80 (2.59%) VB
14 61 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 56 (1.81%) C
16 47 (1.52%) VBScript
16 47 (1.52%) XAML
17 35 (1.13%) Scala
17 35 (1.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 149 (4.83%) Degree
2 95 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 51 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 47 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 19 (0.62%) ISEB
7 17 (0.55%) MCITP
8 16 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.52%) MCSE
9 13 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (0.39%) MCP
11 10 (0.32%) MCPD
11 10 (0.32%) MCSD
12 7 (0.23%) MCAD
12 7 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (0.23%) PhD
13 6 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.19%) PMP
14 5 (0.16%) MCTS
14 5 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (5.28%) QA
2 13 (0.42%) SLA
3 6 (0.19%) MiFID
4 5 (0.16%) WCAG
5 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.13%) SDET
6 2 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.065%) EMIR
6 2 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.065%) SEPA
7 1 (0.032%) BS25999
7 1 (0.032%) COBIT
7 1 (0.032%) GxP
7 1 (0.032%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.032%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.032%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.032%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.032%) TARGET2
7 1 (0.032%) WAI
System Software
1 99 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 57 (1.85%) Docker
3 28 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.29%) KVM
8 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.097%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.097%) vSphere
9 3 (0.097%) Xen
9 3 (0.097%) XenApp
10 2 (0.065%) GridGain
10 2 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.032%) Gluster
11 1 (0.032%) NDS
11 1 (0.032%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.032%) NFS
11 1 (0.032%) Samba
11 1 (0.032%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 115 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
2 76 (2.46%) Puppet
3 57 (1.85%) Ansible
4 21 (0.68%) Terraform
5 20 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.65%) SCOM
6 18 (0.58%) Kibana
7 10 (0.32%) Control-M
7 10 (0.32%) Nagios
7 10 (0.32%) SCCM
8 9 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.29%) HP Fortify
8 9 (0.29%) Mesos
9 8 (0.26%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.19%) logstash
11 6 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.19%) Perfmon
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 784 (25.41%) Microsoft
2 308 (9.98%) Oracle
3 100 (3.24%) Sitecore
4 66 (2.14%) IBM
5 62 (2.01%) EPiServer
6 45 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 34 (1.10%) Xamarin
9 33 (1.07%) Google
10 32 (1.04%) VMware
11 30 (0.97%) Sybase
12 26 (0.84%) Red Hat
12 26 (0.84%) TIBCO
13 24 (0.78%) Splunk
14 21 (0.68%) HP
15 19 (0.62%) DevExpress
16 18 (0.58%) Adobe
16 18 (0.58%) Citrix
16 18 (0.58%) ION Trading
16 18 (0.58%) Tableau
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £450 per day + Rolling Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £454.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nakama
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £425 per day + £425 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £454.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago