Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 246 200
Rank change year-on-year +31 -46 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 582 436 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.24% 1.06% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 2.97% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 350 426
London median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £334 £305 £300
90th Percentile £650 £575 £588
England median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
London median hourly rate £47.83 £51.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £29.39 £38.00
% change year-on-year +53.13% -22.66% -7.88%

.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 16,834 14,685 14,228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.86% 35.54% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,055 11,024 10,686
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £310
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 75 87
London median hourly rate £33.77 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.96% +28.57% -1.41%
10th Percentile £20.75 £20.60 £15.65
90th Percentile £50.50 £80.45 £58.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

.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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 +10 153 £475 +12.83% 41
West London -20 40 £400 -3.03% 46
East London -11 17 £525 +16.67% 8
South London -38 11 £325 -3.70% 10
North London 0 4 - -
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 582 (100.00%) .NET
2 509 (87.46%) C#
3 346 (59.45%) SQL Server
4 299 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
5 250 (42.96%) SQL
6 242 (41.58%) Entity Framework
7 239 (41.07%) JavaScript
8 238 (40.89%) ASP.NET
9 234 (40.21%) MVC
10 213 (36.60%) Finance
11 185 (31.79%) AngularJS
12 176 (30.24%) Microsoft
13 168 (28.87%) HTML
14 164 (28.18%) Continuous Integration
15 160 (27.49%) TDD
16 152 (26.12%) CSS
17 146 (25.09%) Banking
18 129 (22.16%) WCF
19 128 (21.99%) ASP.NET Web API
20 127 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
21 120 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
22 115 (19.76%) Scrum
23 111 (19.07%) Unit Testing
24 101 (17.35%) jQuery
25 95 (16.32%) Oracle
26 94 (16.15%) T-SQL
26 94 (16.15%) WPF
27 86 (14.78%) Visual Studio
28 84 (14.43%) TeamCity
29 83 (14.26%) Test Automation

.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 37 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (4.81%) IIS
3 27 (4.64%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.30%) NServiceBus
5 23 (3.95%) CMS
6 13 (2.23%) Confluence
7 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.69%) Apache
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.52%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.34%) GemFire
11 2 (0.34%) Kentico
11 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 57 (9.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) HipChat
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.34%) Endur
4 2 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.34%) RMDS
5 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.17%) Maximo
5 1 (0.17%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 120 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.41%) Office 365
4 13 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.72%) PaaS
5 10 (1.72%) Serverless
6 9 (1.55%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (1.55%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.37%) GitHub
8 7 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.03%) Route 53
9 6 (1.03%) SaaS
9 6 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.69%) Bluemix
10 4 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.86%) HTTP
1 5 (0.86%) Intranet
1 5 (0.86%) PPP
2 3 (0.52%) Extranet
2 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.34%) DNS
3 2 (0.34%) Skype
3 2 (0.34%) SMTP
3 2 (0.34%) snoop
4 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (59.45%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (6.70%) Oracle Database
5 38 (6.53%) NoSQL
5 38 (6.53%) Relational Database
5 38 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 22 (3.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 21 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (2.06%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.20%) MySQL
14 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 86 (14.78%) Visual Studio
2 84 (14.43%) TeamCity
3 78 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 72 (12.37%) NUnit
5 69 (11.86%) Git (software)
6 52 (8.93%) Selenium
7 37 (6.36%) JIRA
8 36 (6.19%) Subversion
9 35 (6.01%) SpecFlow
10 32 (5.50%) Jenkins
11 26 (4.47%) Visual Studio Team System
12 23 (3.95%) Jasmine
13 22 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (3.44%) Octopus Deploy
15 19 (3.26%) FitNesse
16 16 (2.75%) Moq
17 13 (2.23%) MSTest
18 12 (2.06%) ReSharper
19 11 (1.89%) MSBuild
20 9 (1.55%) Cucumber
General
1 213 (36.60%) Finance
2 146 (25.09%) Banking
3 68 (11.68%) Front Office
4 60 (10.31%) Investment Banking
5 33 (5.67%) Back Office
6 14 (2.41%) Retail
7 13 (2.23%) Legal
8 9 (1.55%) Law
9 7 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.20%) Games
9 7 (1.20%) Marketing
10 6 (1.03%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Billing
11 2 (0.34%) Electronics
11 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.17%) International Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 494 (84.88%) Developer
2 260 (44.67%) .NET Developer
3 244 (41.92%) C# Developer
4 125 (21.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (15.12%) SQL Developer
6 55 (9.45%) Senior Developer
7 52 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 46 (7.90%) WPF Developer
9 45 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 41 (7.04%) Agile Developer
10 41 (7.04%) C# WPF Developer
11 39 (6.70%) Agile C# Developer
12 37 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 37 (6.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 36 (6.19%) Angular Developer
13 36 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 33 (5.67%) JavaScript Developer
15 31 (5.33%) Software Developer
16 28 (4.81%) Senior C# Developer
17 23 (3.95%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (100.00%) .NET
2 242 (41.58%) Entity Framework
3 238 (40.89%) ASP.NET
4 185 (31.79%) AngularJS
5 168 (28.87%) HTML
6 152 (26.12%) CSS
7 129 (22.16%) WCF
8 128 (21.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 127 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 101 (17.35%) jQuery
11 94 (16.15%) WPF
12 77 (13.23%) RESTful
13 68 (11.68%) React
14 66 (11.34%) HTML5
15 65 (11.17%) Web Services
16 49 (8.42%) REST
17 47 (8.08%) LINQ
17 47 (8.08%) XML
18 42 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 38 (6.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.03%) Fintech
2 47 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
3 44 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (6.01%) Fixed Income
5 30 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.47%) Hedge funds
7 23 (3.95%) Derivative
8 20 (3.44%) User Experience
9 17 (2.92%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.92%) Market Risk
10 16 (2.75%) Online Banking
11 15 (2.58%) Credit Risk
12 12 (2.06%) Equities
13 10 (1.72%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.55%) Data Structures
15 7 (1.20%) Algorithms
15 7 (1.20%) Clustering
15 7 (1.20%) N-Tier
16 6 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 79 (13.57%) Windows
2 15 (2.58%) Linux
3 14 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.23%) Android
4 13 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.37%) Unix
6 6 (1.03%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.52%) VMS
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (40.21%) MVC
3 164 (28.18%) Continuous Integration
4 160 (27.49%) TDD
5 115 (19.76%) Scrum
6 111 (19.07%) Unit Testing
7 83 (14.26%) Test Automation
8 80 (13.75%) BDD
9 73 (12.54%) DevOps
10 70 (12.03%) Web Development
11 68 (11.68%) SOLID
12 63 (10.82%) OO
13 58 (9.97%) Microservices
14 54 (9.28%) MVVM
15 49 (8.42%) Software Engineering
16 45 (7.73%) SDLC
17 42 (7.22%) SOA
18 38 (6.53%) Asset Management
19 37 (6.36%) Continuous Delivery
20 33 (5.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 509 (87.46%) C#
2 250 (42.96%) SQL
3 239 (41.07%) JavaScript
4 94 (16.15%) T-SQL
5 55 (9.45%) VBA
6 49 (8.42%) PowerShell
6 49 (8.42%) TypeScript
7 41 (7.04%) VB.NET
8 37 (6.36%) Java
9 33 (5.67%) PL/SQL
10 31 (5.33%) C++
11 30 (5.15%) VB
12 29 (4.98%) Python
13 11 (1.89%) PHP
14 10 (1.72%) C
15 9 (1.55%) Ruby
16 8 (1.37%) XAML
17 7 (1.20%) Perl
17 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (2.58%) Degree
2 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.69%) MCP
3 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.52%) MCPD
4 3 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.34%) MCAD
5 2 (0.34%) MCSD
5 2 (0.34%) MCTS
5 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) MCSA
6 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.47%) QA
2 18 (3.09%) MiFID
3 3 (0.52%) GCP
4 2 (0.34%) EMIR
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) PMO
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (5.67%) Docker
2 9 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.52%) Cronacle
4 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.55%) Ansible
3 7 (1.20%) BladeLogic
3 7 (1.20%) Control-M
3 7 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.20%) Puppet
4 5 (0.86%) logstash
4 5 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.52%) Grafana
5 3 (0.52%) Terraform
6 2 (0.34%) Consul
6 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.34%) MOM
6 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.17%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 176 (30.24%) Microsoft
2 95 (16.32%) Oracle
3 13 (2.23%) DevExpress
4 10 (1.72%) Telerik
5 9 (1.55%) TIBCO
5 9 (1.55%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.37%) Citrix
6 8 (1.37%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.37%) Sybase
7 6 (1.03%) IBM
7 6 (1.03%) Infragistics
7 6 (1.03%) SAP
8 5 (0.86%) Embarcadero
8 5 (0.86%) Intapp
8 5 (0.86%) Mercator
8 5 (0.86%) New Relic
8 5 (0.86%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.86%) Syncfusion
9 4 (0.69%) Google
10 3 (0.52%) Splunk