The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 101 73
Rank change year-on-year +8 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 526 570 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.60% 2.47% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.61% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 474 496
Median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.20% +13.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19186 21880 21155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.69% 94.97% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13688 15808 14517
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 249 378
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -6.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in London

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in London

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in London over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in London

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in London

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 94 £425 +7.86% 46
Croydon +15 5 £278 -20.71% 2
Uxbridge +5 3 £369 +12.59%
West End of London 0 3 £100 -69.23% 8
Kingston Upon Thames -3 3 £365 -7.88% 2
Bromley +12 2 £580 +78.46% 2
Chiswick +5 2 £268 -23.57%
Canary Wharf +1 2 £480 +29.72%
Twickenham - 2 £350 - 2
Docklands, London - 2 £563 -
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 968 (100.00%) .NET
2 826 (85.33%) C#
3 450 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
4 445 (45.97%) MVC
5 443 (45.76%) SQL Server
6 414 (42.77%) ASP.NET
7 360 (37.19%) JavaScript
8 357 (36.88%) SQL
9 345 (35.64%) TDD
10 280 (28.93%) AngularJS
11 251 (25.93%) HTML
12 250 (25.83%) Microsoft
13 242 (25.00%) Finance
14 231 (23.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 202 (20.87%) ASP.NET Web API
16 181 (18.70%) .NET Framework
17 176 (18.18%) CSS
18 171 (17.67%) Banking
19 159 (16.43%) Scrum
20 147 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
21 141 (14.57%) jQuery
22 136 (14.05%) BDD
23 135 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
24 126 (13.02%) WCF
24 126 (13.02%) WPF
25 124 (12.81%) OO
26 113 (11.67%) HTML5
27 112 (11.57%) Entity Framework
28 109 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
29 105 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 40 (4.13%) CMS
2 29 (3.00%) IIS
3 27 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.76%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.34%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.62%) Confluence
8 6 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.31%) DNN
11 3 (0.31%) Documentum
11 3 (0.31%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 18 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.55%) RMDS
3 7 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.21%) Bloomberg AIM
4 2 (0.21%) Endur
4 2 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.21%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.21%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 147 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.65%) GitHub
4 11 (1.14%) Office 365
4 11 (1.14%) PaaS
5 10 (1.03%) SaaS
6 8 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.41%) IaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.21%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.10%) Route 53
9 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.24%) AMQP
2 9 (0.93%) HTTP
3 5 (0.52%) Internet
3 5 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.41%) IP Telephony
4 4 (0.41%) Multicast
4 4 (0.41%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.31%) Intranet
5 3 (0.31%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) Extranet
6 2 (0.21%) FTP
7 1 (0.10%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.10%) Firewall
7 1 (0.10%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.10%) PBX
7 1 (0.10%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) SMTP
7 1 (0.10%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 80 (8.26%) NoSQL
3 63 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (3.62%) MongoDB
8 32 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (3.10%) Relational Database
10 22 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
11 20 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
12 19 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
13 18 (1.86%) Big Data
14 15 (1.55%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (1.14%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (1.14%) Power BI
17 10 (1.03%) Redis
18 8 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 105 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 83 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 67 (6.92%) TeamCity
4 58 (5.99%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.55%) NUnit
6 42 (4.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 33 (3.41%) JIRA
8 27 (2.79%) SpecFlow
9 23 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (2.38%) Jenkins
10 21 (2.17%) Subversion
11 17 (1.76%) Selenium
12 14 (1.45%) MSBuild
13 12 (1.24%) MSTest
13 12 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (1.03%) Hudson
14 10 (1.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 9 (0.93%) Moq
16 7 (0.72%) Maven
17 6 (0.62%) Cucumber
General
1 242 (25.00%) Finance
2 171 (17.67%) Banking
3 92 (9.50%) Front Office
4 73 (7.54%) Investment Banking
5 35 (3.62%) Financial Institution
6 26 (2.69%) Marketing
7 21 (2.17%) Retail
8 15 (1.55%) Advertising
8 15 (1.55%) Back Office
9 11 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.83%) Legal
11 7 (0.72%) Electronics
11 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.41%) Law
12 4 (0.41%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.31%) Games
13 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.21%) Local Government
14 2 (0.21%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 968 (100.00%) .NET
2 414 (42.77%) ASP.NET
3 280 (28.93%) AngularJS
4 251 (25.93%) HTML
5 231 (23.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 202 (20.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 181 (18.70%) .NET Framework
8 176 (18.18%) CSS
9 141 (14.57%) jQuery
10 126 (13.02%) WCF
10 126 (13.02%) WPF
11 113 (11.67%) HTML5
12 112 (11.57%) Entity Framework
13 104 (10.74%) Web Services
14 78 (8.06%) REST
15 68 (7.02%) React
16 60 (6.20%) RESTful
17 57 (5.89%) NHibernate
17 57 (5.89%) WinForms
18 49 (5.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (6.61%) Fixed Income
3 61 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.31%) Fintech
5 30 (3.10%) User Experience
6 29 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 29 (3.00%) Derivative
7 26 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 25 (2.58%) Equities
8 25 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (1.76%) Hedge funds
10 15 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.14%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.93%) Credit Risk
14 9 (0.93%) Online Banking
15 8 (0.83%) Blog
15 8 (0.83%) Market Risk
15 8 (0.83%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 95 (9.81%) Windows
2 16 (1.65%) Linux
3 7 (0.72%) Apple iOS
3 7 (0.72%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.31%) Android
5 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (45.97%) MVC
3 345 (35.64%) TDD
4 159 (16.43%) Scrum
5 136 (14.05%) BDD
6 124 (12.81%) OO
7 109 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (10.23%) SOLID
9 84 (8.68%) Unit Testing
10 82 (8.47%) Web Development
11 81 (8.37%) Software Engineering
12 77 (7.95%) MVVM
13 76 (7.85%) E-Commerce
14 69 (7.13%) SOA
15 68 (7.02%) DevOps
15 68 (7.02%) SDLC
16 63 (6.51%) Microservices
17 54 (5.58%) Multithreading
18 48 (4.96%) OOP
18 48 (4.96%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 826 (85.33%) C#
2 360 (37.19%) JavaScript
3 357 (36.88%) SQL
4 95 (9.81%) T-SQL
5 55 (5.68%) VB.NET
6 52 (5.37%) VB
7 38 (3.93%) VBA
8 32 (3.31%) Java
9 28 (2.89%) TypeScript
10 27 (2.79%) C++
11 26 (2.69%) XAML
12 25 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 22 (2.27%) Python
14 17 (1.76%) VB6
15 15 (1.55%) Ruby
16 10 (1.03%) ES6
17 8 (0.83%) C
18 7 (0.72%) PHP
19 5 (0.52%) Perl
19 5 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (3.00%) Degree
2 17 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.31%) MCP
5 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.31%) PMP
5 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.21%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.10%) MCPD
7 1 (0.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.10%) QA
2 6 (0.62%) MiFID
3 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.21%) EMIR
5 2 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (1.55%) Docker
2 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 12 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.03%) Kibana
2 10 (1.03%) Puppet
3 9 (0.93%) Ansible
4 2 (0.21%) Control-M
4 2 (0.21%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.10%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.10%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 250 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 76 (7.85%) Oracle
3 17 (1.76%) Reuters
3 17 (1.76%) TIBCO
4 16 (1.65%) Telerik
5 15 (1.55%) ION Trading
5 15 (1.55%) Sitecore
6 14 (1.45%) Xamarin
7 9 (0.93%) Bloomberg
8 8 (0.83%) SAP
9 6 (0.62%) Apigee
10 5 (0.52%) Google
10 5 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.52%) Tableau
11 4 (0.41%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.41%) Blue Prism
11 4 (0.41%) Sybase
11 4 (0.41%) Twitter
11 4 (0.41%) Virgin Media
12 2 (0.21%) Eze Software Group
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