The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 June 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 (dotNet)
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18  
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 9.62% 15.00% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 37.50% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £575 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.18% +2.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.43% -  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15 24 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 28.85% 40.00% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 18
Median daily rate £575 £450 £583
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -22.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Docklands, London

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Docklands, London

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for .NET.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Investment Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
4 2 (28.57%) Equities
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Investment Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) CAML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 1 (14.29%) Nintex
2 1 (14.29%) Reuters
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau