Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 241 197
Rank change year-on-year -1 -44 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 519 471 613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 1.06% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 3.08% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 368 466
London median daily rate £470 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £575 £575
England median daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
London median hourly rate £47.83 - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -23.53% +13.33%

.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 17334 15311 15129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.14% 34.35% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13241 11465 11260
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 71 95
London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.09 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

.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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -1 104 £450 +5.88% 35
West London -17 25 £388 -5.49% 14
South London -22 16 £325 -13.33% 9
East London -1 15 £530 +17.78% 6
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 519 (100.00%) .NET
2 426 (82.08%) C#
3 314 (60.50%) SQL Server
4 268 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
5 237 (45.66%) SQL
6 224 (43.16%) JavaScript
7 220 (42.39%) Entity Framework
8 215 (41.43%) ASP.NET
9 201 (38.73%) MVC
10 176 (33.91%) Finance
11 165 (31.79%) Microsoft
12 156 (30.06%) AngularJS
13 155 (29.87%) HTML
13 155 (29.87%) TDD
14 138 (26.59%) CSS
15 137 (26.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 134 (25.82%) WCF
17 112 (21.58%) Banking
18 110 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
19 94 (18.11%) Microsoft Azure
20 92 (17.73%) WPF
20 92 (17.73%) Scrum
21 91 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
22 89 (17.15%) Web Services
23 88 (16.96%) T-SQL
24 85 (16.38%) Front Office
25 84 (16.18%) jQuery
26 80 (15.41%) Web Development
27 74 (14.26%) Test Automation
28 72 (13.87%) Unit Testing

.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 36 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 28 (5.39%) IIS
3 24 (4.62%) CMS
4 15 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.50%) Confluence
6 11 (2.12%) NServiceBus
7 7 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.16%) Apache
8 6 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.39%) JBoss
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.39%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 47 (9.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.77%) Endur
2 4 (0.77%) RMDS
3 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.19%) Maximo
4 1 (0.19%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.19%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 94 (18.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.31%) Office 365
4 11 (2.12%) npm
4 11 (2.12%) PaaS
4 11 (2.12%) Yarn
5 9 (1.73%) GitHub
5 9 (1.73%) SaaS
5 9 (1.73%) Serverless
6 8 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.16%) IaaS
8 5 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.77%) Bluemix
9 4 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.58%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.16%) HTTP
1 6 (1.16%) Intranet
2 5 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.77%) PPP
4 3 (0.58%) Extranet
5 2 (0.39%) DNS
5 2 (0.39%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.39%) Internet
5 2 (0.39%) Network Security
5 2 (0.39%) Skype
5 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) LDAP
6 1 (0.19%) SNMP
6 1 (0.19%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (60.50%) SQL Server
2 61 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (11.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (7.13%) NoSQL
6 32 (6.17%) MongoDB
7 31 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (5.78%) Relational Database
9 28 (5.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 22 (4.24%) Oracle Database
11 18 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (2.50%) RDBMS
14 12 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (1.35%) Big Data
16 7 (1.35%) MySQL
17 6 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (1.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 66 (12.72%) NUnit
2 63 (12.14%) Visual Studio
3 61 (11.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (10.79%) TeamCity
5 47 (9.06%) Subversion
6 37 (7.13%) JIRA
7 35 (6.74%) Git (software)
8 30 (5.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (5.78%) Jenkins
9 25 (4.82%) MSTest
9 25 (4.82%) SpecFlow
10 24 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
11 20 (3.85%) Selenium
12 13 (2.50%) Jasmine
13 12 (2.31%) FitNesse
13 12 (2.31%) webpack
14 11 (2.12%) Karma Test Runner
14 11 (2.12%) Mocha
14 11 (2.12%) Moq
14 11 (2.12%) Protractor
General
1 176 (33.91%) Finance
2 112 (21.58%) Banking
3 85 (16.38%) Front Office
4 52 (10.02%) Investment Banking
5 22 (4.24%) Back Office
6 15 (2.89%) Law
7 9 (1.73%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.73%) Games
8 8 (1.54%) Retail
9 7 (1.35%) Advertising
9 7 (1.35%) Legal
10 6 (1.16%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Marketing
12 2 (0.39%) Electronics
12 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.19%) International Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 450 (86.71%) Developer
2 224 (43.16%) .NET Developer
3 186 (35.84%) C# Developer
4 93 (17.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 73 (14.07%) SQL Developer
6 57 (10.98%) Senior Developer
7 51 (9.83%) Full Stack Developer
8 42 (8.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (6.74%) Web Developer
9 35 (6.74%) WPF Developer
10 32 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 31 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (5.97%) C# WPF Developer
12 27 (5.20%) Senior C# Developer
13 26 (5.01%) Agile Developer
13 26 (5.01%) WCF Developer
14 25 (4.82%) Agile C# Developer
15 24 (4.62%) C# WCF Developer
15 24 (4.62%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (100.00%) .NET
2 220 (42.39%) Entity Framework
3 215 (41.43%) ASP.NET
4 156 (30.06%) AngularJS
5 155 (29.87%) HTML
6 138 (26.59%) CSS
7 137 (26.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 134 (25.82%) WCF
9 110 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 92 (17.73%) WPF
11 89 (17.15%) Web Services
12 84 (16.18%) jQuery
13 68 (13.10%) RESTful
14 67 (12.91%) HTML5
15 51 (9.83%) REST
15 51 (9.83%) XML
16 46 (8.86%) WinForms
17 42 (8.09%) JSON
18 39 (7.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 38 (7.32%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.55%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.36%) Fixed Income
3 32 (6.17%) Fintech
4 29 (5.59%) Derivative
5 23 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (4.05%) Market Risk
7 18 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.47%) Credit Risk
8 17 (3.28%) Equities
8 17 (3.28%) Hedge funds
9 14 (2.70%) User Experience
10 10 (1.93%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.35%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.96%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.29%) Windows
2 15 (2.89%) Apple iOS
2 15 (2.89%) Linux
3 13 (2.50%) Unix
4 10 (1.93%) Android
5 9 (1.73%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.58%) VMS
10 1 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (38.73%) MVC
3 155 (29.87%) TDD
4 92 (17.73%) Scrum
5 91 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (15.41%) Web Development
7 74 (14.26%) Test Automation
8 72 (13.87%) Unit Testing
9 63 (12.14%) SOLID
10 60 (11.56%) BDD
11 52 (10.02%) OO
12 51 (9.83%) SDLC
13 47 (9.06%) MVVM
14 45 (8.67%) Dependency Injection
15 41 (7.90%) CRM
15 41 (7.90%) SOA
16 34 (6.55%) Asset Management
16 34 (6.55%) OOP
17 33 (6.36%) DevOps
17 33 (6.36%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 426 (82.08%) C#
2 237 (45.66%) SQL
3 224 (43.16%) JavaScript
4 88 (16.96%) T-SQL
5 57 (10.98%) PowerShell
6 52 (10.02%) VBA
7 42 (8.09%) Java
8 38 (7.32%) VB.NET
9 37 (7.13%) TypeScript
10 26 (5.01%) C++
10 26 (5.01%) VB
11 24 (4.62%) Python
12 15 (2.89%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.50%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.31%) PHP
15 11 (2.12%) Ruby
16 9 (1.73%) VBScript
17 8 (1.54%) C
17 8 (1.54%) Perl
18 7 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (4.24%) Degree
2 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.77%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.77%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.39%) ISEB
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) MCITP
6 1 (0.19%) MCP
6 1 (0.19%) MCPD
6 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.89%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) MiFID
3 7 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.16%) GAAP
5 2 (0.39%) EMIR
5 2 (0.39%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.19%) IFRS
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.28%) Docker
3 7 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.58%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.19%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.50%) Control-M
2 7 (1.35%) Ansible
3 6 (1.16%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.96%) Puppet
5 4 (0.77%) PowerCLI
6 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.39%) MOM
8 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 165 (31.79%) Microsoft
2 68 (13.10%) Oracle
3 13 (2.50%) DevExpress
4 9 (1.73%) Infragistics
4 9 (1.73%) TIBCO
5 7 (1.35%) Syncfusion
5 7 (1.35%) Telerik
6 6 (1.16%) Reuters
6 6 (1.16%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.96%) IBM
7 5 (0.96%) VMware
7 5 (0.96%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.77%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.77%) OpenLink
8 4 (0.77%) Remedy
8 4 (0.77%) SAP
9 3 (0.58%) Murex
9 3 (0.58%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.39%) Blue Prism