Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 24 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.

.NET Core
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 440 578 -
Rank change year-on-year +138 - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 182 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.031% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 160 13 0
London median daily rate £488 £465 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% - -
England median daily rate £450 £363 -
% change year-on-year +24.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

.NET Core 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 16,701 14,701 14,486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.85% 35.58% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,942 11,045 10,873
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 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 71 87
London median hourly rate £33.77 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.96% +28.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £20.75 £21.00 £15.65
90th Percentile £50.82 £80.75 £58.00
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in London

.NET Core
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Core in London

.NET Core
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Core in London

.NET Core
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 Core within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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 +13 41 £440 +3.53% 28
West London - 24 £475 - 7
South London -37 5 £363 +3.57% 3
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Core.

1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 155 (85.16%) C#
3 135 (74.18%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (66.48%) TDD
5 116 (63.74%) MVC
6 98 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 95 (52.20%) ASP.NET
8 88 (48.35%) AngularJS
9 87 (47.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 78 (42.86%) BDD
11 63 (34.62%) Microservices
12 61 (33.52%) SQL Server
13 60 (32.97%) Amazon AWS
13 60 (32.97%) React
14 52 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
15 50 (27.47%) CSS
16 49 (26.92%) REST
17 47 (25.82%) SQL
17 47 (25.82%) Scrum
18 44 (24.18%) DevOps
18 44 (24.18%) SOLID
19 41 (22.53%) Unit Testing
20 40 (21.98%) HTML
21 39 (21.43%) Web Services
21 39 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (20.88%) TeamCity
23 37 (20.33%) RESTful
23 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
23 37 (20.33%) Octopus Deploy
24 34 (18.68%) Docker

.NET Core
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 23 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (6.04%) IIS
3 9 (4.95%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 60 (32.97%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.59%) Algolia
4 10 (5.49%) Serverless
5 9 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.75%) npm
8 3 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) DNS
1 4 (2.20%) SMS
2 3 (1.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (33.52%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.58%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.59%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.59%) Neo4j
4 9 (4.95%) RavenDB
5 4 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.65%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.10%) Big Data
7 2 (1.10%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 38 (20.88%) TeamCity
2 37 (20.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 24 (13.19%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.04%) NUnit
6 7 (3.85%) dotCover
6 7 (3.85%) GitLab
6 7 (3.85%) NDepend
7 6 (3.30%) JIRA
8 5 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.20%) Babel
9 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.20%) webpack
10 3 (1.65%) Selenium
10 3 (1.65%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.10%) MSTest
11 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.55%) Hudson
12 1 (0.55%) Moq
General
1 20 (10.99%) Finance
2 13 (7.14%) Retail
3 7 (3.85%) Banking
4 6 (3.30%) Back Office
4 6 (3.30%) Law
4 6 (3.30%) Marketing
5 5 (2.75%) Front Office
6 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.10%) Publishing
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) International Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (89.56%) Developer
2 117 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 42 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 40 (21.98%) C# Developer
5 29 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (12.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (9.89%) Agile Developer
7 18 (9.89%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.59%) React Developer
8 12 (6.59%) Senior Agile Developer
9 10 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Agile C# Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (52.20%) ASP.NET
3 88 (48.35%) AngularJS
4 87 (47.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 60 (32.97%) React
6 50 (27.47%) CSS
7 49 (26.92%) REST
8 40 (21.98%) HTML
9 39 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (21.43%) Web Services
10 37 (20.33%) RESTful
11 34 (18.68%) .NET Framework
12 33 (18.13%) Angular 2
13 26 (14.29%) Node.js
14 23 (12.64%) SOAP
15 22 (12.09%) Entity Framework
15 22 (12.09%) jQuery
16 19 (10.44%) JSON
16 19 (10.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (10.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.59%) Algorithms
3 9 (4.95%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.40%) Fintech
4 8 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.75%) Derivative
6 5 (2.75%) Equities
6 5 (2.75%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.20%) User Experience
8 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.65%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.24%) Windows
2 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.55%) Android
3 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (74.18%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (66.48%) TDD
3 116 (63.74%) MVC
4 78 (42.86%) BDD
5 63 (34.62%) Microservices
6 47 (25.82%) Scrum
7 44 (24.18%) DevOps
7 44 (24.18%) SOLID
8 41 (22.53%) Unit Testing
9 29 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (15.93%) Software Engineering
10 28 (15.38%) Pair Programming
11 27 (14.84%) Domain-Driven Design
12 26 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (12.64%) CQRS
13 23 (12.64%) OO
14 22 (12.09%) SOA
15 17 (9.34%) E-Commerce
16 15 (8.24%) Web Development
17 14 (7.69%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 155 (85.16%) C#
2 98 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 47 (25.82%) SQL
4 23 (12.64%) TypeScript
5 18 (9.89%) PowerShell
6 16 (8.79%) GraphQL
7 13 (7.14%) Ruby
8 12 (6.59%) Python
8 12 (6.59%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.85%) Java
10 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.75%) C++
10 5 (2.75%) F#
11 2 (1.10%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) Clojure
12 1 (0.55%) ES6
12 1 (0.55%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.04%) QA
2 8 (4.40%) MiFID
3 3 (1.65%) EMIR
3 3 (1.65%) GCP
System Software
1 34 (18.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.24%) Ansible
2 13 (7.14%) Terraform
3 8 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.40%) Puppet
4 6 (3.30%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.20%) Nagios
5 4 (2.20%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.65%) Grafana
7 2 (1.10%) Kibana
7 2 (1.10%) logstash
7 2 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.55%) Consul
Vendors
1 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.40%) Google
3 7 (3.85%) New Relic
3 7 (3.85%) Splunk
4 5 (2.75%) CQG
4 5 (2.75%) Fidessa
4 5 (2.75%) FIS
4 5 (2.75%) Oracle
4 5 (2.75%) SunGard
5 4 (2.20%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.65%) IBM
7 2 (1.10%) Apigee
8 1 (0.55%) Facebook
8 1 (0.55%) Sun