Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Software Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Software Developer
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 579 579
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 53 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.080% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.084% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 21
London median daily rate £500 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.53% -3.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £363 £246 £281
90th Percentile £618 £659 £550
England median daily rate £378 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.86% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +15.71% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44629 42675 44230
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.99% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32318 30339 31174
London median daily rate £495 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.61% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 554 685
London median hourly rate £20.44 £19.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +4.04% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured .NET Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in London

.NET Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Software Developer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Software Developer in London

.NET Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Software Developer in London

.NET Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Software Developer in London

.NET Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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 +7 5 £413 +17.86% 4
South London - 4 £375 -
East London -1 2 £575 +58.62% 1
.NET Software Developer
England

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, .NET Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring .NET Software Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (50.94%) MVC
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
4 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET
5 15 (28.30%) Banking
6 14 (26.42%) TDD
6 14 (26.42%) .NET Framework
6 14 (26.42%) Scrum
6 14 (26.42%) Finance
6 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
8 12 (22.64%) Windows
8 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (22.64%) Entity Framework
9 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
9 11 (20.75%) Investment Banking
10 10 (18.87%) Web Development
10 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
10 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.98%) BDD
11 9 (16.98%) jQuery
11 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (16.98%) HTML
11 9 (16.98%) Web Services

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
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 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.66%) Redis
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 5 (9.43%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.77%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) Moq
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (28.30%) Banking
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 11 (20.75%) Investment Banking
4 5 (9.43%) Front Office
5 3 (5.66%) Retail
6 2 (3.77%) Back Office
7 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET
3 14 (26.42%) .NET Framework
4 12 (22.64%) Entity Framework
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
6 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (16.98%) HTML
6 9 (16.98%) jQuery
6 9 (16.98%) WCF
6 9 (16.98%) Web Services
7 8 (15.09%) REST
7 8 (15.09%) XML
8 6 (11.32%) RESTful
9 5 (9.43%) CSS
10 4 (7.55%) Ajax
10 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (7.55%) SOAP
10 4 (7.55%) WinForms
10 4 (7.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.77%) Fintech
2 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) Equities
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.89%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) Scrum
3 14 (26.42%) TDD
4 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Web Development
6 9 (16.98%) BDD
6 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.21%) Kanban
7 7 (13.21%) Pair Programming
8 5 (9.43%) Microservices
8 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Wealth Management
10 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.66%) Fund Management
10 3 (5.66%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.32%) C++
7 4 (7.55%) Java
7 4 (7.55%) VB
8 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.66%) Python
8 3 (5.66%) VB6
9 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.77%) C
9 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) MiFID
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.89%) CQG
3 1 (1.89%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.89%) FIS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Splunk
3 1 (1.89%) SunGard
3 1 (1.89%) Sybase