Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 203 243
Rank change year-on-year -16 +40 +14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 408 651 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 1.39% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 3.56% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 569 440
London median daily rate £475 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% +10.59%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £588 £650 £650
England median daily rate £430 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
London median hourly rate £21.50 - £47.83
England median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +87.50%

.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 12,295 18,303 17,634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.95% 39.12% 37.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,061 13,846 13,500
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £375 £371 £350
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 104
London median hourly rate £47.83 £39.38 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.47% +35.78% -27.50%
10th Percentile £17.48 £20.91 £19.13
90th Percentile £78.75 £62.10 £47.83
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

.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 7 December 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
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 7 December 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 +11 116 £500 - 77
West London +21 20 £388 -16.22% 32
South London +54 16 £406 -1.52% 16
East London +36 2 £578 +46.79% 9
North London 0 1 - - 1
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 408 (100.00%) .NET
2 351 (86.03%) C#
3 213 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (49.75%) Azure
5 196 (48.04%) JavaScript
6 191 (46.81%) SQL Server
7 182 (44.61%) SQL
8 179 (43.87%) Entity Framework
9 166 (40.69%) ASP.NET
9 166 (40.69%) MVC
10 154 (37.75%) AngularJS
11 142 (34.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 137 (33.58%) TDD
13 133 (32.60%) .NET Core
14 123 (30.15%) Finance
15 119 (29.17%) Microservices
16 111 (27.21%) Microsoft
17 109 (26.72%) HTML
18 106 (25.98%) CSS
19 95 (23.28%) DevOps
20 86 (21.08%) ASP.NET MVC
21 75 (18.38%) Scrum
22 72 (17.65%) TypeScript
23 69 (16.91%) Visual Studio
24 68 (16.67%) Git (software)
25 63 (15.44%) Web Development
25 63 (15.44%) WCF
26 62 (15.20%) BDD
27 59 (14.46%) jQuery
28 58 (14.22%) TeamCity

.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 33 (8.09%) IIS
2 32 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.43%) NServiceBus
4 11 (2.70%) CMS
5 10 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (2.21%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.96%) Confluence
7 8 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.72%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.47%) SugarCRM
10 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.74%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Primavera
2 1 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 203 (49.75%) Azure
2 36 (8.82%) AWS
3 23 (5.64%) Serverless
4 21 (5.15%) npm
5 17 (4.17%) PaaS
6 16 (3.92%) Office 365
7 11 (2.70%) Azure Functions
7 11 (2.70%) Power Platform
8 9 (2.21%) OpenShift
8 9 (2.21%) SaaS
9 7 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (1.47%) Yammer
11 5 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.23%) GCP
11 5 (1.23%) IaaS
12 4 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.98%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.98%) GitHub
12 4 (0.98%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.96%) DNS
1 8 (1.96%) Intranet
2 5 (1.23%) HTTP
3 4 (0.98%) Firewall
3 4 (0.98%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 38 (9.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (6.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 25 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
5 24 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (4.66%) Redis
8 18 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.21%) Power BI
9 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.96%) Data Lake
10 8 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.98%) SQLite
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 69 (16.91%) Visual Studio
2 68 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 58 (14.22%) TeamCity
4 32 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
5 28 (6.86%) JIRA
5 28 (6.86%) Selenium
6 27 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (6.13%) NUnit
7 25 (6.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 22 (5.39%) Jenkins
9 18 (4.41%) Moq
10 14 (3.43%) gulp
11 10 (2.45%) Grunt
11 10 (2.45%) Karma Test Runner
11 10 (2.45%) SpecFlow
11 10 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (2.21%) Subversion
12 9 (2.21%) webpack
13 8 (1.96%) jspm
14 7 (1.72%) CruiseControl
General
1 123 (30.15%) Finance
2 35 (8.58%) Banking
3 26 (6.37%) Law
4 21 (5.15%) Front Office
5 18 (4.41%) Back Office
6 17 (4.17%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.96%) Marketing
8 6 (1.47%) Retail
9 4 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Legal
10 3 (0.74%) Advertising
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 330 (80.88%) Developer
2 165 (40.44%) .NET Developer
3 103 (25.25%) C# Developer
4 57 (13.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (13.73%) Full Stack Developer
6 31 (7.60%) Azure Developer
7 27 (6.62%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.37%) React Developer
9 25 (6.13%) Angular Developer
10 24 (5.88%) SQL Developer
11 15 (3.68%) Applications Developer
11 15 (3.68%) Architect
11 15 (3.68%) Web Developer
12 13 (3.19%) Lead Developer
13 12 (2.94%) Xamarin Developer
14 11 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (2.70%) Integration Developer
14 11 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (2.45%) Azure DevOps
15 10 (2.45%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (100.00%) .NET
2 179 (43.87%) Entity Framework
3 166 (40.69%) ASP.NET
4 154 (37.75%) AngularJS
5 142 (34.80%) ASP.NET Web API
6 133 (32.60%) .NET Core
7 109 (26.72%) HTML
8 106 (25.98%) CSS
9 86 (21.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 63 (15.44%) WCF
11 59 (14.46%) jQuery
12 55 (13.48%) JSON
13 52 (12.75%) Web Services
14 49 (12.01%) REST
14 49 (12.01%) RESTful
15 46 (11.27%) React
16 42 (10.29%) RabbitMQ
17 35 (8.58%) ASP.NET Core
17 35 (8.58%) Node.js
17 35 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.37%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.45%) Cloud Native
6 9 (2.21%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.96%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.72%) User Experience
9 4 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.98%) Equities
10 2 (0.49%) Derivative
10 2 (0.49%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.49%) W3C
11 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.25%) NHS
11 1 (0.25%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.48%) Windows
2 14 (3.43%) Android
2 14 (3.43%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.19%) Linux
4 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.74%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (40.69%) MVC
3 137 (33.58%) TDD
4 119 (29.17%) Microservices
5 95 (23.28%) DevOps
6 75 (18.38%) Scrum
7 63 (15.44%) Web Development
8 62 (15.20%) BDD
9 58 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
10 55 (13.48%) SOLID
11 53 (12.99%) Test Automation
12 51 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (11.76%) Unit Testing
14 45 (11.03%) SOA
15 39 (9.56%) Kanban
16 33 (8.09%) SDLC
17 29 (7.11%) CRM
18 21 (5.15%) Asset Management
18 21 (5.15%) Decision-Making
18 21 (5.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 351 (86.03%) C#
2 196 (48.04%) JavaScript
3 182 (44.61%) SQL
4 72 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 29 (7.11%) T-SQL
6 26 (6.37%) PowerShell
7 24 (5.88%) Java
8 20 (4.90%) Python
9 14 (3.43%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.19%) VBA
11 9 (2.21%) VB
12 8 (1.96%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.47%) PHP
14 5 (1.23%) C++
14 5 (1.23%) ES6
14 5 (1.23%) Ruby
14 5 (1.23%) VBScript
15 4 (0.98%) XAML
16 3 (0.74%) Go
17 2 (0.49%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 25 (6.13%) Degree
2 11 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 11 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.47%) HND
5 2 (0.49%) CISM
5 2 (0.49%) CISSP
5 2 (0.49%) ISEB
5 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.49%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.25%) ISSMP
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.39%) QA
2 13 (3.19%) MiFID
3 3 (0.74%) SLA
4 2 (0.49%) IFRS
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) WCAG
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (9.80%) Docker
2 15 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (7.11%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.19%) MIIS
3 3 (0.74%) Ansible
3 3 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.25%) CASB
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 111 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.78%) Oracle
3 20 (4.90%) Xamarin
4 9 (2.21%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.96%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.47%) Splunk
7 4 (0.98%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.98%) Google
7 4 (0.98%) Telerik
8 3 (0.74%) Blue Prism
8 3 (0.74%) Databricks
9 2 (0.49%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.49%) Informatica
9 2 (0.49%) Reuters
9 2 (0.49%) SAP
10 1 (0.25%) ESRI
10 1 (0.25%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.25%) Sony
10 1 (0.25%) Symantec
10 1 (0.25%) TIBCO