Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 28 September 2021 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.

.NET Core
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 131 82 122
Rank change year-on-year -49 +40 +44
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 38 35 116
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.02% 1.97% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 6.54% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 97
10th Percentile £413 £440 £413
25th Percentile £458 £500 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £650 £688 £560
90th Percentile £738 " £605
Central London median daily rate £575 £581 £500
% change year-on-year -1.08% +16.25% -

.NET Core 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 1,255 535 2,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.81% 30.09% 35.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 971 413 1,780
10th Percentile £406 £363 £406
25th Percentile £478 £431 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £525 £538
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -2.33% +2.38%
75th Percentile £660 £613 £625
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
10th Percentile £18.78 £27.20 £16.85
25th Percentile £24.25 £32.75 £21.75
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £41.75
Median % change year-on-year -4.67% -10.17% +54.61%
75th Percentile £45.25 £40.00 £47.99
90th Percentile £68.43 £44.65 £51.68
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.17% +54.61%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for .NET Core in the City of London

.NET Core
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Core in the City of London

.NET Core
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 Core within the City of London region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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
London Bridge - 2 £575 -
.NET Core
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Core.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (73.68%) C#
3 24 (63.16%) Azure
4 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (47.37%) SQL
5 18 (47.37%) Microservices
6 16 (42.11%) DevOps
7 15 (39.47%) AWS
8 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
9 11 (28.95%) TDD
9 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
9 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.95%) Front Office
10 10 (26.32%) Docker
10 10 (26.32%) Full Stack Development
11 9 (23.68%) Finance
11 9 (23.68%) Electronic Trading
12 8 (21.05%) React
13 7 (18.42%) Social Skills
13 7 (18.42%) MVC
13 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
13 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
13 7 (18.42%) CSS
14 6 (15.79%) HTML
14 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (15.79%) SDLC
14 6 (15.79%) Kubernetes
14 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
15 5 (13.16%) gRPC
15 5 (13.16%) Python

.NET Core
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 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Azure
2 15 (39.47%) AWS
3 4 (10.53%) Serverless
4 3 (7.89%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.63%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.63%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (2.63%) Azure Storage
6 1 (2.63%) IaaS
6 1 (2.63%) PaaS
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.63%) GitLab
3 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.63%) MSTest
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Front Office
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 7 (18.42%) Social Skills
4 4 (10.53%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) International Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Azure Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Market Risk Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
3 8 (21.05%) React
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
4 7 (18.42%) CSS
5 6 (15.79%) HTML
6 5 (13.16%) gRPC
6 5 (13.16%) Protocol Buffers
6 5 (13.16%) RESTful
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.53%) Blazor
7 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.53%) Node.js
8 3 (7.89%) Kafka
8 3 (7.89%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) jQuery
9 2 (5.26%) OAuth
9 2 (5.26%) OpenID
9 2 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.53%) Market Risk
4 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Microservices
3 16 (42.11%) DevOps
4 11 (28.95%) TDD
5 10 (26.32%) Full Stack Development
6 9 (23.68%) Electronic Trading
7 7 (18.42%) MVC
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.89%) Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
10 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
10 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Asynchronous Programming
11 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 5 (13.16%) Python
6 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) Go
8 1 (2.63%) Java
8 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Charles River
4 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.63%) Splunk
4 1 (2.63%) Telerik