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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 184 159
Rank change year-on-year -30 -25  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 205 295 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.05% 1.32% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 4.15% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 214 237
Median daily rate £440 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +16.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £51.25 - £21.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +9.03%  

.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 6789 7106 6491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.82% 31.86% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5057 5320 4694
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 £345 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 27 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.17 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

.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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 -24 39 £400 -8.04% 18
Twickenham - 7 £345 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 - - 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
West End of London - 2 £263 - 5
Chiswick -1 1 £110 -68.57%
Docklands, London -2 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £325 -
Brentford - 1 £450 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Chessington - 1 £300 -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 421 (100.00%) .NET
2 332 (78.86%) C#
3 238 (56.53%) SQL Server
4 198 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
5 191 (45.37%) Entity Framework
6 178 (42.28%) MVC
7 177 (42.04%) JavaScript
7 177 (42.04%) SQL
8 156 (37.05%) ASP.NET
9 137 (32.54%) Microsoft
10 121 (28.74%) HTML
11 113 (26.84%) TDD
12 109 (25.89%) AngularJS
13 102 (24.23%) WCF
14 96 (22.80%) Scrum
14 96 (22.80%) CSS
15 93 (22.09%) Finance
16 90 (21.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (21.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 87 (20.67%) Windows
18 86 (20.43%) OO
19 84 (19.95%) jQuery
20 73 (17.34%) T-SQL
21 71 (16.86%) Web Services
22 70 (16.63%) Oracle
22 70 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
24 64 (15.20%) REST
25 60 (14.25%) SOA
26 55 (13.06%) MS Excel

.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 25 (5.94%) IIS
2 22 (5.23%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.04%) Confluence
4 14 (3.33%) CMS
5 7 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.66%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.71%) Apache
8 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.71%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.48%) JBoss
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.38%) MS Office
3 5 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (5.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.95%) PaaS
4 3 (0.71%) GitHub
5 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.48%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Route 53
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.75%) HTTP
2 12 (2.85%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.90%) Intranet
4 5 (1.19%) Internet
5 4 (0.95%) AMQP
5 4 (0.95%) Multicast
5 4 (0.95%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.71%) SSL
7 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 2 (0.48%) Extranet
7 2 (0.48%) Firewall
7 2 (0.48%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.48%) VPN
8 1 (0.24%) 802.15
8 1 (0.24%) BGP
8 1 (0.24%) FTP
8 1 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.24%) MPLS
8 1 (0.24%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (56.53%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (7.36%) NoSQL
5 30 (7.13%) Relational Database
6 26 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (4.51%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.85%) MongoDB
9 12 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.43%) MySQL
12 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.19%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.19%) OLAP
13 5 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
14 4 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 69 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (11.88%) NUnit
3 49 (11.64%) Visual Studio
4 39 (9.26%) Git (software)
5 34 (8.08%) JIRA
6 30 (7.13%) MSTest
6 30 (7.13%) TeamCity
7 23 (5.46%) Subversion
8 19 (4.51%) Selenium
9 15 (3.56%) Jenkins
10 12 (2.85%) SpecFlow
11 11 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.66%) CruiseControl
14 7 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
15 6 (1.43%) Maven
15 6 (1.43%) Moq
16 5 (1.19%) WebDriver
17 4 (0.95%) Hudson
General
1 93 (22.09%) Finance
2 43 (10.21%) Banking
3 38 (9.03%) Front Office
4 17 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.09%) Marketing
6 12 (2.85%) Retail
7 11 (2.61%) Back Office
8 10 (2.38%) Advertising
9 6 (1.43%) Publishing
10 4 (0.95%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.71%) Legal
12 2 (0.48%) Electronics
12 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.48%) Games
12 2 (0.48%) Local Government
12 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 327 (77.67%) Developer
2 184 (43.71%) .NET Developer
3 164 (38.95%) C# Developer
4 98 (23.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (13.30%) Senior Developer
6 45 (10.69%) SQL Developer
7 36 (8.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 32 (7.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 28 (6.65%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
11 23 (5.46%) Angular Developer
12 21 (4.99%) Agile Developer
12 21 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (4.75%) Architect
13 20 (4.75%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.51%) WPF Developer
15 18 (4.28%) Agile .NET Developer
15 18 (4.28%) Analyst
16 16 (3.80%) Agile C# Developer
16 16 (3.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (100.00%) .NET
2 191 (45.37%) Entity Framework
3 156 (37.05%) ASP.NET
4 121 (28.74%) HTML
5 109 (25.89%) AngularJS
6 102 (24.23%) WCF
7 96 (22.80%) CSS
8 90 (21.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (21.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 84 (19.95%) jQuery
10 71 (16.86%) Web Services
11 64 (15.20%) REST
12 51 (12.11%) WPF
13 50 (11.88%) HTML5
14 42 (9.98%) RESTful
15 40 (9.50%) XML
16 33 (7.84%) JSON
17 32 (7.60%) NHibernate
18 31 (7.36%) Ajax
18 31 (7.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.41%) Fixed Income
2 22 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.04%) User Experience
5 13 (3.09%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.09%) Equities
6 12 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.90%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.90%) Derivative
9 7 (1.66%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.43%) SWIFT
11 5 (1.19%) Clustering
11 5 (1.19%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (1.19%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.95%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.95%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.67%) Windows
2 21 (4.99%) Linux
3 12 (2.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.43%) Android
4 6 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.19%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Phone 8
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.71%) Unix
7 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (42.28%) MVC
3 113 (26.84%) TDD
4 96 (22.80%) Scrum
5 86 (20.43%) OO
6 70 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (14.25%) SOA
8 54 (12.83%) Web Development
9 52 (12.35%) Unit Testing
10 49 (11.64%) SOLID
11 45 (10.69%) SDLC
12 36 (8.55%) DevOps
13 35 (8.31%) OOP
14 32 (7.60%) BDD
14 32 (7.60%) Dependency Injection
15 31 (7.36%) Software Engineering
16 28 (6.65%) Multithreading
17 26 (6.18%) Workflow
18 25 (5.94%) MVVM
19 24 (5.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 332 (78.86%) C#
2 177 (42.04%) JavaScript
2 177 (42.04%) SQL
3 73 (17.34%) T-SQL
4 30 (7.13%) Java
4 30 (7.13%) VBA
5 26 (6.18%) PowerShell
5 26 (6.18%) VB
6 24 (5.70%) TypeScript
7 20 (4.75%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.38%) PHP
8 10 (2.38%) Ruby
9 9 (2.14%) ES6
9 9 (2.14%) Python
10 7 (1.66%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.66%) X++
11 4 (0.95%) C++
11 4 (0.95%) Scala
11 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (5.46%) Degree
2 8 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.48%) CFA
5 2 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.48%) MCAD
5 2 (0.48%) MCSD
5 2 (0.48%) MCTS
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) MCPD
6 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.18%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) Basel III
2 5 (1.19%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.48%) SDET
4 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.24%) EMIR
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) Docker
3 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.24%) etcd
4 1 (0.24%) Firmware
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.19%) Puppet
3 2 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) Control-M
4 1 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.24%) Salt
4 1 (0.24%) SCCM
4 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 137 (32.54%) Microsoft
2 70 (16.63%) Oracle
3 11 (2.61%) Atlassian
4 9 (2.14%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.66%) Rackspace
5 7 (1.66%) RedGate
6 6 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.19%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.19%) Telerik
7 5 (1.19%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.95%) Google
8 4 (0.95%) SAP
8 4 (0.95%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.71%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.71%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.71%) Reuters
9 3 (0.71%) Tableau
9 3 (0.71%) VMware
10 2 (0.48%) Syncfusion
10 2 (0.48%) Twitter
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