Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 July 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.

Microsoft .NET Framework
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 230 268
Rank change year-on-year +37 +38 -59
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 552 559 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.35% 1.21% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 3.20% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 435 326
London median daily rate £495 £495 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.47% -1.73%
10th Percentile £364 £356 £300
90th Percentile £629 £648 £600
England median daily rate £450 £415 £369
% change year-on-year +8.43% +12.54% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
London median hourly rate £83.50 £47.83 £53.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.58% -9.97% -
10th Percentile £33.65 £40.17 £48.13
90th Percentile £133.35 £47.83 £57.50
England median hourly rate £46.25 £43.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.94% +1.76% +16.44%

.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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 15,079 17,450 15,167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.01% 37.84% 35.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,276 13,278 11,283
London median daily rate £525 £513 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +4.06% +6.49%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £338
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 118 98
London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +12.26% +29.17%
10th Percentile £22.25 £20.03 £18.40
90th Percentile £101.50 £71.19 £53.94
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.69 £40.75
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.30% +8.67%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Central London +15 143 £500 +5.26% 45
West London +9 23 £500 - 26
South London +27 14 £425 +9.68% 15
East London +3 5 £578 +36.00% 19
North London - 1 £600 - 2
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 552 (100.00%) .NET
2 473 (85.69%) C#
3 307 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
4 265 (48.01%) SQL Server
5 262 (47.46%) JavaScript
6 251 (45.47%) ASP.NET
6 251 (45.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 236 (42.75%) SQL
8 231 (41.85%) Entity Framework
9 215 (38.95%) MVC
10 205 (37.14%) HTML
11 196 (35.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 194 (35.14%) AngularJS
13 186 (33.70%) CSS
14 172 (31.16%) Finance
15 170 (30.80%) TDD
16 143 (25.91%) .NET Core
17 138 (25.00%) Microservices
18 136 (24.64%) Microsoft
19 132 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
20 117 (21.20%) DevOps
21 108 (19.57%) Git (software)
22 104 (18.84%) HTML5
23 101 (18.30%) REST
24 97 (17.57%) Scrum
25 94 (17.03%) Visual Studio
26 92 (16.67%) TypeScript
27 83 (15.04%) RESTful
28 82 (14.86%) Test Automation
28 82 (14.86%) Web Services

.NET Framework
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 39 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.17%) IIS
3 11 (1.99%) CMS
4 10 (1.81%) Confluence
5 9 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.63%) SugarCRM
6 7 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (1.27%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.91%) SAS
8 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.72%) JBoss
9 4 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.54%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.54%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.36%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Primavera
3 1 (0.18%) Endur
3 1 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 251 (45.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.71%) SaaS
4 25 (4.53%) PaaS
5 23 (4.17%) Serverless
6 20 (3.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (3.62%) Office 365
7 15 (2.72%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (2.17%) Power Platform
9 11 (1.99%) Azure Functions
10 9 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (1.45%) GitHub
11 8 (1.45%) npm
11 8 (1.45%) Yammer
12 5 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.91%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.62%) Intranet
2 18 (3.26%) Internet
3 10 (1.81%) HTTP
4 7 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.36%) DNS
5 2 (0.36%) SSL
5 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.18%) Skype
6 1 (0.18%) SNMP
6 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (48.01%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.07%) NoSQL
3 38 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 26 (4.71%) MySQL
5 26 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 21 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (2.72%) Data Lake
8 15 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
9 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (2.17%) Data Mining
11 11 (1.99%) Cosmos DB
12 10 (1.81%) Redis
13 9 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.45%) Power BI
15 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.09%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 108 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 94 (17.03%) Visual Studio
3 47 (8.51%) TeamCity
4 42 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (7.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 35 (6.34%) NUnit
7 28 (5.07%) JIRA
8 27 (4.89%) Jasmine
9 26 (4.71%) Jenkins
10 25 (4.53%) Karma Test Runner
10 25 (4.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (3.26%) Selenium
12 16 (2.90%) Bitbucket
13 14 (2.54%) MSBuild
14 13 (2.36%) Subversion
15 12 (2.17%) SpecFlow
16 9 (1.63%) webpack
17 8 (1.45%) Grunt
17 8 (1.45%) MSTest
18 6 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 172 (31.16%) Finance
2 45 (8.15%) Front Office
3 42 (7.61%) Banking
4 21 (3.80%) Law
5 19 (3.44%) Legal
6 18 (3.26%) Retail
7 12 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.99%) Marketing
9 6 (1.09%) Advertising
9 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.72%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 459 (83.15%) Developer
2 239 (43.30%) .NET Developer
3 155 (28.08%) C# Developer
4 92 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 84 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 67 (12.14%) Senior Developer
7 48 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 47 (8.51%) Azure Developer
9 46 (8.33%) Angular Developer
10 36 (6.52%) React Developer
11 26 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.53%) SQL Developer
13 20 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.44%) Senior C# Developer
15 16 (2.90%) Architect
16 15 (2.72%) Web Developer
17 14 (2.54%) Xamarin Developer
18 13 (2.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 13 (2.36%) Software Developer
19 12 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 552 (100.00%) .NET
2 251 (45.47%) ASP.NET
3 231 (41.85%) Entity Framework
4 205 (37.14%) HTML
5 196 (35.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 194 (35.14%) AngularJS
7 186 (33.70%) CSS
8 143 (25.91%) .NET Core
9 132 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 104 (18.84%) HTML5
11 101 (18.30%) REST
12 83 (15.04%) RESTful
13 82 (14.86%) Web Services
14 72 (13.04%) WCF
15 69 (12.50%) jQuery
16 65 (11.78%) JSON
17 57 (10.33%) React
18 51 (9.24%) CSS3
19 49 (8.88%) Angular 2
20 44 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.78%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (3.99%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.26%) Hedge funds
5 14 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.54%) User Experience
6 9 (1.63%) Derivative
6 9 (1.63%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (1.09%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.72%) Blog
10 4 (0.72%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.61%) Windows
2 17 (3.08%) Android
3 16 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.72%) Linux
5 6 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.72%) Unix
7 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) VMS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (38.95%) MVC
3 170 (30.80%) TDD
4 138 (25.00%) Microservices
5 117 (21.20%) DevOps
6 97 (17.57%) Scrum
7 82 (14.86%) Test Automation
8 74 (13.41%) Unit Testing
9 68 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (11.96%) Web Development
11 62 (11.23%) BDD
12 61 (11.05%) SOLID
13 58 (10.51%) SOA
14 45 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
15 43 (7.79%) Kanban
16 40 (7.25%) Multithreading
17 38 (6.88%) CRM
18 32 (5.80%) Asset Management
18 32 (5.80%) Software Engineering
19 30 (5.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 473 (85.69%) C#
2 262 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 236 (42.75%) SQL
4 92 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 45 (8.15%) PowerShell
6 35 (6.34%) Java
7 31 (5.62%) T-SQL
8 20 (3.62%) C++
9 18 (3.26%) ES6
9 18 (3.26%) VBA
10 16 (2.90%) PHP
11 14 (2.54%) Python
12 13 (2.36%) Ruby
12 13 (2.36%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.63%) VB
14 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.72%) R
15 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.54%) Scala
16 2 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (5.25%) Degree
2 18 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.09%) HND
6 3 (0.54%) GPEN
6 3 (0.54%) GWAPT
6 3 (0.54%) GXPN
6 3 (0.54%) OSCE
6 3 (0.54%) OSCP
6 3 (0.54%) SANS
7 2 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.71%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) IFRS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (10.87%) Docker
2 31 (5.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (6.16%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.99%) SCCM
3 6 (1.09%) Terraform
4 5 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.54%) Grafana
5 3 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.54%) Kibana
6 2 (0.36%) Ansible
6 2 (0.36%) logstash
6 2 (0.36%) MIIS
6 2 (0.36%) Puppet
6 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.36%) WSUS
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 136 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.43%) Oracle
3 14 (2.54%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.09%) DevExpress
4 6 (1.09%) Google
4 6 (1.09%) SAP
4 6 (1.09%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.72%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.72%) Bloomberg
5 4 (0.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 4 (0.72%) MuleSoft
5 4 (0.72%) Sony
6 3 (0.54%) Databricks
6 3 (0.54%) Mercator
6 3 (0.54%) Splunk
6 3 (0.54%) Telerik
7 2 (0.36%) Cognos
7 2 (0.36%) Reuters
7 2 (0.36%) Sybase
7 2 (0.36%) webMethods