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 3 months to 25 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 Framework
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 195 134
Rank change year-on-year -31 -61  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 201 261 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.98% 1.22% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 3.76% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 215 278
Median daily rate £425 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £22.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +48.23% -33.52%  

.NET Framework 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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7331 6935 7333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.83% 32.44% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5444 5322 5317
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing .NET Framework 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 25 June 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 +2 44 £413 -2.94% 25
Kingston Upon Thames -7 3 - - 2
West End of London +9 1 £375 -11.76% 2
Twickenham - 1 £290 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £410 -
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 London region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 405 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (80.74%) C#
3 223 (55.06%) SQL Server
4 198 (48.89%) JavaScript
5 182 (44.94%) SQL
6 176 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
7 174 (42.96%) ASP.NET
8 173 (42.72%) Entity Framework
9 168 (41.48%) MVC
10 145 (35.80%) Microsoft
11 134 (33.09%) HTML
12 127 (31.36%) TDD
13 123 (30.37%) CSS
14 121 (29.88%) AngularJS
15 112 (27.65%) Finance
16 95 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 93 (22.96%) jQuery
18 88 (21.73%) Scrum
19 84 (20.74%) WCF
19 84 (20.74%) ASP.NET Web API
20 76 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
21 75 (18.52%) Web Services
22 71 (17.53%) Windows
23 69 (17.04%) Team Foundation Server
24 68 (16.79%) Web Development
25 65 (16.05%) OO
26 63 (15.56%) Test Automation
27 62 (15.31%) Visual Studio
27 62 (15.31%) Oracle
28 60 (14.81%) SDLC

.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 23 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.44%) IIS
3 15 (3.70%) Confluence
4 10 (2.47%) CMS
5 7 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.73%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.74%) Documentum
8 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.74%) JBoss
8 3 (0.74%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.49%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Endur
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (1.48%) SaaS
5 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.99%) PaaS
6 3 (0.74%) GitHub
6 3 (0.74%) Office 365
6 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.74%) Yammer
7 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.49%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.21%) HTTP
2 12 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.98%) Intranet
4 5 (1.23%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.99%) Multicast
6 3 (0.74%) DNS
6 3 (0.74%) Internet
7 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.49%) Extranet
7 2 (0.49%) FTP
7 2 (0.49%) LDAP
7 2 (0.49%) Network Security
7 2 (0.49%) SSL
8 1 (0.25%) 802.15
8 1 (0.25%) AMQP
8 1 (0.25%) Firewall
8 1 (0.25%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.25%) VLAN
8 1 (0.25%) VPN
8 1 (0.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (55.06%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (10.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 27 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 25 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.96%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.22%) Big Data
11 9 (2.22%) Redis
11 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.98%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (1.48%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.48%) Presto
14 4 (0.99%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 69 (17.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 62 (15.31%) Visual Studio
3 53 (13.09%) NUnit
4 31 (7.65%) JIRA
5 30 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 30 (7.41%) TeamCity
6 25 (6.17%) MSTest
7 19 (4.69%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.20%) Subversion
9 16 (3.95%) Selenium
10 14 (3.46%) Maven
11 13 (3.21%) SpecFlow
11 13 (3.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 12 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (2.22%) Moq
15 7 (1.73%) Protractor
15 7 (1.73%) webpack
General
1 112 (27.65%) Finance
2 49 (12.10%) Banking
3 31 (7.65%) Front Office
4 22 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.46%) Marketing
6 9 (2.22%) Advertising
7 7 (1.73%) Legal
8 6 (1.48%) Law
8 6 (1.48%) Retail
9 4 (0.99%) Back Office
10 3 (0.74%) Digital Economy
10 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 321 (79.26%) Developer
2 198 (48.89%) .NET Developer
3 136 (33.58%) C# Developer
4 105 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (12.84%) Senior Developer
6 40 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (9.63%) Full Stack Developer
8 36 (8.89%) SQL Developer
9 34 (8.40%) Senior .NET Developer
10 33 (8.15%) Angular Developer
11 32 (7.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 28 (6.91%) Web Developer
14 27 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
15 25 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
16 22 (5.43%) UI Developer
17 20 (4.94%) Analyst
18 19 (4.69%) Agile Developer
18 19 (4.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 18 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (100.00%) .NET
2 174 (42.96%) ASP.NET
3 173 (42.72%) Entity Framework
4 134 (33.09%) HTML
5 123 (30.37%) CSS
6 121 (29.88%) AngularJS
7 95 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (22.96%) jQuery
9 84 (20.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 84 (20.74%) WCF
10 75 (18.52%) Web Services
11 56 (13.83%) HTML5
12 48 (11.85%) Ajax
13 47 (11.60%) JSON
14 46 (11.36%) REST
14 46 (11.36%) XML
15 39 (9.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 37 (9.14%) NHibernate
16 37 (9.14%) WPF
17 33 (8.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.16%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (6.17%) Fixed Income
3 19 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.96%) User Experience
7 10 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.22%) Derivative
9 8 (1.98%) Equities
10 7 (1.73%) Fintech
10 7 (1.73%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.48%) NHS
12 5 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.23%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.99%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.99%) W3C
14 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.53%) Windows
2 9 (2.22%) Linux
3 8 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.23%) Android
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.99%) Unix
7 3 (0.74%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (41.48%) MVC
3 127 (31.36%) TDD
4 88 (21.73%) Scrum
5 76 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (16.79%) Web Development
7 65 (16.05%) OO
8 63 (15.56%) Test Automation
9 60 (14.81%) SDLC
10 55 (13.58%) SOLID
11 47 (11.60%) Unit Testing
12 42 (10.37%) Workflow
13 38 (9.38%) SOA
14 35 (8.64%) DevOps
14 35 (8.64%) Software Engineering
15 34 (8.40%) OOP
16 33 (8.15%) Dependency Injection
17 32 (7.90%) Multithreading
18 31 (7.65%) BDD
18 31 (7.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 327 (80.74%) C#
2 198 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 182 (44.94%) SQL
4 58 (14.32%) T-SQL
5 41 (10.12%) TypeScript
6 36 (8.89%) Java
7 31 (7.65%) PowerShell
7 31 (7.65%) VBA
8 27 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.70%) VB
10 11 (2.72%) C++
10 11 (2.72%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.22%) ES6
12 8 (1.98%) PHP
12 8 (1.98%) X++
13 7 (1.73%) Python
14 6 (1.48%) C
15 5 (1.23%) Ruby
15 5 (1.23%) XPath
16 4 (0.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (5.93%) Degree
2 18 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.49%) CFA
7 2 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.94%) QA
2 6 (1.48%) GAAP
2 6 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) COBIT
4 2 (0.49%) GxP
5 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.25%) EMIR
5 1 (0.25%) IFRS
5 1 (0.25%) MiFID
5 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.99%) Docker
3 2 (0.49%) UAG
4 1 (0.25%) Firmware
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.73%) Control-M
2 3 (0.74%) Puppet
3 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.25%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 145 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 62 (15.31%) Oracle
3 13 (3.21%) Atlassian
4 9 (2.22%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.23%) Infragistics
5 5 (1.23%) Syncfusion
5 5 (1.23%) Telerik
6 4 (0.99%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.74%) Reuters
7 3 (0.74%) SAP
7 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.49%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.49%) Charles River
8 2 (0.49%) Google
8 2 (0.49%) Murex
8 2 (0.49%) OpenLink
8 2 (0.49%) Perforce
8 2 (0.49%) Sybase
8 2 (0.49%) Synopsys
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