Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 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
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 207 231
Rank change year-on-year +71 +24 -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 101 45 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.52% 0.64% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 1.70% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 34 4
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £431 £407 £316
90th Percentile £588 £575 £509
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

.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 2,496 2,652 2,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.66% 37.91% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,004 2,220 1,828
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £413 £365 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 5
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £24.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -13.52% -28.86%
10th Percentile £17.60 £21.25 £23.98
90th Percentile £77.75 £61.73 £33.73
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £24.86
% change year-on-year +62.79% -13.52% -28.86%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage 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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

Contractor 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 26 April 2019. 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 - 3 £525 -
.NET Core
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (84.16%) C#
3 83 (82.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (57.43%) Microservices
5 57 (56.44%) TDD
6 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (47.52%) SQL
8 47 (46.53%) AngularJS
9 37 (36.63%) Docker
10 35 (34.65%) Fintech
11 33 (32.67%) Greenfield Project
12 31 (30.69%) Cosmos DB
13 29 (28.71%) Azure SQL Database
14 28 (27.72%) Kubernetes
14 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
15 27 (26.73%) Redis
16 26 (25.74%) Serverless
17 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
18 23 (22.77%) React
19 22 (21.78%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (21.78%) .NET Framework
20 21 (20.79%) HTML
20 21 (20.79%) Finance
20 21 (20.79%) Scrum
21 20 (19.80%) DevOps
22 19 (18.81%) MVC
22 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET
22 19 (18.81%) CSS
22 19 (18.81%) RESTful
23 18 (17.82%) Amazon AWS

.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 5 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.98%) Confluence
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.99%) JBoss
3 1 (0.99%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (82.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (25.74%) Serverless
3 18 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (9.90%) GitHub
5 5 (4.95%) Azure Functions
5 5 (4.95%) PaaS
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.98%) npm
7 1 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.99%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.99%) IaaS
7 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) Cosmos DB
2 29 (28.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
4 27 (26.73%) Redis
5 18 (17.82%) Data Lake
6 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (7.92%) CouchDB
8 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
9 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.98%) Big Data
10 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.99%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Visual Studio Team System
2 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.87%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.94%) Mocha
6 4 (3.96%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.96%) NUnit
7 3 (2.97%) Selenium
7 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.98%) Grunt
8 2 (1.98%) gulp
8 2 (1.98%) JIRA
8 2 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.98%) Moq
8 2 (1.98%) MSTest
8 2 (1.98%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.99%) TestNG
General
1 21 (20.79%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Banking
2 8 (7.92%) Law
3 7 (6.93%) Legal
4 6 (5.94%) Front Office
5 2 (1.98%) Advertising
5 2 (1.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (64.36%) Developer
2 43 (42.57%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.81%) C# Developer
4 15 (14.85%) React Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Azure Developer
6 11 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.91%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer - Fintech
10 5 (4.95%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.96%) Senior React Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Analyst Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (46.53%) AngularJS
3 23 (22.77%) React
4 22 (21.78%) .NET Framework
4 22 (21.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (20.79%) HTML
6 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET
6 19 (18.81%) CSS
6 19 (18.81%) RESTful
7 16 (15.84%) Angular 2
8 12 (11.88%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (10.89%) Redux
10 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (8.91%) HTML5
11 9 (8.91%) Kafka
11 9 (8.91%) Web Services
12 8 (7.92%) REST
13 6 (5.94%) Entity Framework
14 5 (4.95%) Jest
14 5 (4.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.65%) Fintech
2 33 (32.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.96%) Tandem
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Social Media
5 1 (0.99%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (57.43%) Microservices
2 57 (56.44%) TDD
3 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.79%) Scrum
5 20 (19.80%) DevOps
6 19 (18.81%) MVC
7 16 (15.84%) BDD
8 13 (12.87%) Kanban
9 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.89%) Asset Management
10 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
10 11 (10.89%) Pair Programming
11 10 (9.90%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (9.90%) Web Development
12 9 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (8.91%) SOLID
13 8 (7.92%) Business Development
13 8 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (7.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 85 (84.16%) C#
2 48 (47.52%) SQL
3 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.92%) TypeScript
5 6 (5.94%) Java
6 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.97%) Go
8 2 (1.98%) C
8 2 (1.98%) Python
8 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.98%) VB
8 2 (1.98%) VB6
9 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.99%) Java 8
9 1 (0.99%) R
9 1 (0.99%) VBA
9 1 (0.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 37 (36.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (27.72%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.97%) Ansible
4 2 (1.98%) Puppet
4 2 (1.98%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.98%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 2 (1.98%) MuleSoft
3 1 (0.99%) Atlassian