Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 144 139
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 51 112 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.09% 1.65% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 4.25% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 96 100
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £400 £425 £334
90th Percentile £688 £619 £588
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +12.29%
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 1,581 2,633 2,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.94% 38.86% 38.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,277 2,186 2,317
City of London median daily rate £538 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £388 £410 £363
90th Percentile £688 £663 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -11.63% -60.37%
10th Percentile £24.50 £14.90 £21.15
90th Percentile £63.50 £84.50 £52.10
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% +25.58% -60.37%

.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 16 February 2020.

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

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate +8 5 £550 -
London Bridge - 2 £450 -
.NET Framework
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (76.47%) C#
3 35 (68.63%) Azure
4 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
5 28 (54.90%) SQL
6 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (37.25%) MVC
7 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
8 18 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 16 (31.37%) .NET Core
11 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
13 12 (23.53%) Finance
13 12 (23.53%) DevOps
14 11 (21.57%) Microservices
14 11 (21.57%) HTML
14 11 (21.57%) CSS
15 10 (19.61%) Spring
15 10 (19.61%) TDD
15 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
15 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (19.61%) TeamCity
16 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
16 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
16 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (17.65%) Java
17 8 (15.69%) IIS
17 8 (15.69%) Windows

.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 8 (15.69%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (9.80%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.84%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.92%) Anypoint
5 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.92%) Mule
5 2 (3.92%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 35 (68.63%) Azure
2 6 (11.76%) npm
3 5 (9.80%) PaaS
4 3 (5.88%) AWS
4 3 (5.88%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.92%) GCP
6 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.96%) GitHub
6 1 (1.96%) Office 365
6 1 (1.96%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.88%) Power BI
6 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.92%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (3.92%) Redis
6 2 (3.92%) SQLite
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.96%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.61%) TeamCity
3 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (9.80%) Grunt
4 5 (9.80%) gulp
4 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.84%) NUnit
6 3 (5.88%) Moq
7 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.92%) Subversion
8 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.96%) ESLint
8 1 (1.96%) JIRA
8 1 (1.96%) Log4Net
8 1 (1.96%) NSubstitute
8 1 (1.96%) Swashbuckle
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Front Office
4 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) C# Developer
3 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Sitecore Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Azure Developer
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Azure Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (31.37%) .NET Core
5 11 (21.57%) CSS
5 11 (21.57%) HTML
6 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
6 10 (19.61%) Spring
7 8 (15.69%) WCF
7 8 (15.69%) Web Services
8 7 (13.73%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (13.73%) Spring Boot
8 7 (13.73%) WPF
8 7 (13.73%) XML
9 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (9.80%) WinForms
10 4 (7.84%) JSON
11 3 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.84%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.92%) Equities
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) MVC
3 12 (23.53%) DevOps
4 11 (21.57%) Microservices
5 10 (19.61%) TDD
6 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.76%) Analytics
8 6 (11.76%) OO
8 6 (11.76%) SOLID
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (9.80%) OOP
9 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.84%) CRM
10 4 (7.84%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.88%) VB
7 3 (5.88%) VBA
8 2 (3.92%) Clojure
8 2 (3.92%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.92%) Python
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) XAML
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) U-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (7.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) MIIS
3 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.92%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.92%) Reuters
4 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.96%) Informatica
5 1 (1.96%) Splunk