Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 172 149
Rank change year-on-year +14 -23 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 88 76 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.24% 1.15% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 3.21% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 58 114
City of London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £329 £325 £308
90th Percentile £600 £563 £634
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2694 2367 2843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.01% 35.89% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2259 2006 2349
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 14
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £35.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.31% -9.68% +29.17%
10th Percentile £20.28 £19.00 £12.40
90th Percentile £33.75 £56.31 £66.25
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.57% -9.68% +29.17%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the City of London

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in the City of London

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in the City of London

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 City of London region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 88 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (89.77%) C#
3 47 (53.41%) SQL Server
4 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET
7 38 (43.18%) MVC
7 38 (43.18%) Finance
8 36 (40.91%) CSS
9 34 (38.64%) Microsoft
10 32 (36.36%) SQL
11 30 (34.09%) TDD
12 29 (32.95%) Entity Framework
13 28 (31.82%) AngularJS
14 27 (30.68%) HTML
15 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (26.14%) Scrum
16 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (26.14%) jQuery
17 19 (21.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 19 (21.59%) Web Development
17 19 (21.59%) WCF
17 19 (21.59%) Front Office
18 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
18 18 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (19.32%) Banking
19 17 (19.32%) Front End Development
20 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
20 16 (18.18%) WPF
21 15 (17.05%) WinForms

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) Confluence
2 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.41%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.14%) DNN
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (53.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.41%) MS Access
9 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.14%) Big Data
10 1 (1.14%) HBase
10 1 (1.14%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.82%) NUnit
5 4 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.41%) JIRA
6 3 (3.41%) Moq
6 3 (3.41%) ReSharper
6 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.27%) Bower
7 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.27%) Grunt
7 2 (2.27%) MSTest
7 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 38 (43.18%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Front Office
3 17 (19.32%) Banking
4 11 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 10 (11.36%) Law
6 3 (3.41%) Back Office
6 3 (3.41%) Retail
7 2 (2.27%) Legal
8 1 (1.14%) Advertising
8 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (92.05%) Developer
2 47 (53.41%) .NET Developer
3 38 (43.18%) C# Developer
4 26 (29.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (9.09%) WPF Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Angular Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Front Office Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.95%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C# WPF Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Agile Developer
10 5 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET
3 36 (40.91%) CSS
4 29 (32.95%) Entity Framework
5 28 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 27 (30.68%) HTML
7 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (26.14%) jQuery
9 19 (21.59%) WCF
10 16 (18.18%) WPF
11 15 (17.05%) WinForms
12 13 (14.77%) Web Services
13 10 (11.36%) XML
14 9 (10.23%) .NET Core
14 9 (10.23%) Angular 2
14 9 (10.23%) HTML5
14 9 (10.23%) RESTful
15 7 (7.95%) LINQ
15 7 (7.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Derivative
3 6 (6.82%) Equities
4 5 (5.68%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.41%) Fintech
6 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.27%) Exotic Derivative
7 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.27%) PKI
7 2 (2.27%) Swaptions
8 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (43.18%) MVC
3 30 (34.09%) TDD
4 23 (26.14%) Scrum
5 19 (21.59%) Web Development
6 17 (19.32%) Front End Development
7 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 14 (15.91%) Asset Management
9 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.64%) CRM
11 10 (11.36%) OO
12 9 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.23%) Investment Management
12 9 (10.23%) SDLC
12 9 (10.23%) Wealth Management
13 8 (9.09%) SOA
14 7 (7.95%) BDD
14 7 (7.95%) DevOps
14 7 (7.95%) Mathematics
14 7 (7.95%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (89.77%) C#
2 44 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (36.36%) SQL
4 11 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.36%) VBA
6 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.55%) VB
9 3 (3.41%) C++
9 3 (3.41%) ES6
9 3 (3.41%) Java
9 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.27%) Ada
10 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.14%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.14%) Ruby
11 1 (1.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) MCP
2 1 (1.14%) MCPD
2 1 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) EMIR
2 2 (2.27%) MiFID
3 1 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Ansible
1 2 (2.27%) Control-M
2 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) DevExpress
4 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.27%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 2 (2.27%) Murex
5 2 (2.27%) Reuters
5 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.14%) iManage
6 1 (1.14%) Informatica
6 1 (1.14%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.14%) RedGate
6 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.14%) Syncfusion
6 1 (1.14%) Telerik