Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 222 205 229
Rank change year-on-year -17 +24 +37
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 159 515 557
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.06% 1.29% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.53% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 430 452
Median daily rate £500 £488 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £350
90th Percentile £713 £621 £650
England median daily rate £438 £450 £414
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.76% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £83.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +74.58% -3.45%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year -26.32% +7.34% +4.12%

.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 5,725 14,592 17,546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.10% 36.59% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,033 10,925 13,357
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £370 £375 £363
90th Percentile £713 £681 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 108
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +9.20% +8.75%
10th Percentile £24.85 £16.75 £20.03
90th Percentile £65.28 £101.50 £74.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +8.43% +3.75%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in London.

Daily rate trend for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in London

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in London.

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 12 August 2020. 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 +20 18 £475 -5.00% 38
South London +35 7 £575 +35.29% 3
East London +45 2 £438 -24.31% 8
West London +38 1 £495 +7.61% 11
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 139 (87.42%) C#
3 93 (58.49%) SQL
4 83 (52.20%) SQL Server
5 73 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (43.40%) AngularJS
7 66 (41.51%) Entity Framework
8 57 (35.85%) ASP.NET
9 52 (32.70%) Azure
10 51 (32.08%) .NET Core
10 51 (32.08%) JavaScript
11 46 (28.93%) DevOps
12 43 (27.04%) TDD
13 42 (26.42%) React
14 41 (25.79%) Web Services
15 40 (25.16%) Finance
16 39 (24.53%) MVC
17 38 (23.90%) Microservices
18 36 (22.64%) Oracle
18 36 (22.64%) Banking
19 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
20 34 (21.38%) Git (software)
21 32 (20.13%) Windows
21 32 (20.13%) Front Office
21 32 (20.13%) REST
22 31 (19.50%) ASP.NET Web API
23 30 (18.87%) HTML
24 26 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
25 24 (15.09%) Test Automation
25 24 (15.09%) Investment Banking

.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 18 (11.32%) IIS
2 6 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.89%) Confluence
5 2 (1.26%) Apache
5 2 (1.26%) CMS
5 2 (1.26%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.63%) Mule
6 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.77%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Aligne
1 2 (1.26%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 52 (32.70%) Azure
2 24 (15.09%) AWS
3 12 (7.55%) SaaS
4 9 (5.66%) GCP
5 8 (5.03%) Serverless
6 7 (4.40%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.40%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (4.40%) AWS Step Functions
7 6 (3.77%) Power Platform
8 5 (3.14%) PaaS
9 4 (2.52%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (2.52%) NuGet
9 4 (2.52%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.26%) Logic Apps
11 2 (1.26%) Office 365
11 2 (1.26%) Slack
12 1 (0.63%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.40%) Internet
2 3 (1.89%) SSH
3 2 (1.26%) HTTP
3 2 (1.26%) Intranet
3 2 (1.26%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.63%) FTP
4 1 (0.63%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (52.20%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.47%) NoSQL
3 22 (13.84%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.92%) Redis
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.77%) Power BI
8 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2017
9 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.52%) Big Data
10 4 (2.52%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (2.52%) DB2
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.52%) Parquet
10 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2019
10 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (21.38%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.21%) TeamCity
3 13 (8.18%) Visual Studio
4 11 (6.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (5.66%) SpecFlow
5 9 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.03%) Selenium
7 7 (4.40%) JIRA
8 6 (3.77%) NUnit
9 5 (3.14%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.52%) webpack
11 3 (1.89%) Ant
11 3 (1.89%) Maven
11 3 (1.89%) ScriptRunner
12 2 (1.26%) git-flow
12 2 (1.26%) Postman
12 2 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.26%) Sourcetree
General
1 40 (25.16%) Finance
2 36 (22.64%) Banking
3 32 (20.13%) Front Office
4 24 (15.09%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.29%) Back Office
6 4 (2.52%) Law
6 4 (2.52%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.26%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (78.62%) Developer
2 78 (49.06%) .NET Developer
3 58 (36.48%) C# Developer
4 32 (20.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (12.58%) SQL Developer
6 19 (11.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (8.18%) Angular Developer
7 13 (8.18%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 13 (8.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (6.29%) Azure Developer
11 9 (5.66%) HTML Developer
12 8 (5.03%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (4.40%) Backend Developer
13 7 (4.40%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
14 6 (3.77%) Data Engineer
14 6 (3.77%) Java Developer
15 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Developer
15 5 (3.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (43.40%) AngularJS
3 66 (41.51%) Entity Framework
4 57 (35.85%) ASP.NET
5 51 (32.08%) .NET Core
6 42 (26.42%) React
7 41 (25.79%) Web Services
8 32 (20.13%) REST
9 31 (19.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (18.87%) HTML
11 23 (14.47%) CSS
11 23 (14.47%) NHibernate
11 23 (14.47%) WPF
12 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (13.21%) RESTful
13 20 (12.58%) Dapper ORM
14 16 (10.06%) ASP.NET Core
14 16 (10.06%) jQuery
14 16 (10.06%) Node.js
15 15 (9.43%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Fixed Income
2 21 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.18%) Derivative
4 11 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (6.92%) User Experience
5 10 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.40%) Equities
7 6 (3.77%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.77%) Private Cloud
7 6 (3.77%) Robotics
7 6 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.52%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.89%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.26%) Blog
10 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.26%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.26%) NHS
10 2 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.26%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.13%) Windows
2 16 (10.06%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.52%) Linux
4 3 (1.89%) Android
4 3 (1.89%) Unix
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.93%) DevOps
3 43 (27.04%) TDD
4 39 (24.53%) MVC
5 38 (23.90%) Microservices
6 26 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (15.09%) Test Automation
8 23 (14.47%) SDLC
9 18 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (10.69%) BDD
10 17 (10.69%) OO
10 17 (10.69%) SOLID
10 17 (10.69%) Unit Testing
11 15 (9.43%) Analytics
12 14 (8.81%) Economics
12 14 (8.81%) Electronic Trading
12 14 (8.81%) Pair Programming
12 14 (8.81%) Scrum
13 13 (8.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 139 (87.42%) C#
2 93 (58.49%) SQL
3 51 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.09%) T-SQL
4 24 (15.09%) TypeScript
5 22 (13.84%) Java
6 21 (13.21%) Python
7 13 (8.18%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.40%) ES6
9 6 (3.77%) VBA
10 4 (2.52%) C++
10 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.89%) Groovy
11 3 (1.89%) PHP
11 3 (1.89%) R
11 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.26%) Ruby
12 2 (1.26%) VC++
12 2 (1.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (6.92%) Degree
2 7 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.26%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.63%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) MiFID
3 2 (1.26%) EMIR
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (10.06%) Docker
2 5 (3.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.52%) Ansible
3 3 (1.89%) PowerCLI
3 3 (1.89%) Terraform
4 1 (0.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (22.64%) Oracle
2 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.92%) DevExpress
4 5 (3.14%) Databricks
4 5 (3.14%) Google
5 4 (2.52%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.52%) Informatica
5 4 (2.52%) Sony
5 4 (2.52%) Telerik
6 3 (1.89%) Cisco
6 3 (1.89%) Fortinet
6 3 (1.89%) NetApp
6 3 (1.89%) VMware
6 3 (1.89%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.26%) GrapeCity
7 2 (1.26%) IBM
7 2 (1.26%) OpenLink
7 2 (1.26%) Sybase
7 2 (1.26%) Syncfusion