Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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.

.NET Core
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 611 -
Rank change year-on-year +155 - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 173 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.013% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.039% -
Number of daily rates quoted 147 6 0
London median daily rate £475 £444 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% - -
England median daily rate £425 £363 -
% change year-on-year +17.24% - -
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 17542 15369 14943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.89% 34.38% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13433 11487 11164
London median daily rate £500 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £320 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £470 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +10.59% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 70 93
London median hourly rate £29.62 £41.13 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.98% +12.67% -1.35%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.21 £14.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £58.50 £54.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

.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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 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 +36 43 £475 +11.76% 15
West London - 10 £519 -
South London - 3 £325 -
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Core.

1 173 (100.00%) .NET
2 139 (80.35%) C#
3 118 (68.21%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (64.74%) MVC
5 96 (55.49%) TDD
6 89 (51.45%) JavaScript
7 87 (50.29%) AngularJS
8 83 (47.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 83 (47.98%) ASP.NET
9 69 (39.88%) SQL Server
10 57 (32.95%) BDD
11 56 (32.37%) SQL
12 54 (31.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (29.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 48 (27.75%) Unit Testing
14 48 (27.75%) REST
15 45 (26.01%) Amazon AWS
15 45 (26.01%) Microsoft
16 39 (22.54%) RESTful
16 39 (22.54%) .NET Framework
17 38 (21.97%) HTML
18 35 (20.23%) Scrum
18 35 (20.23%) Microservices
19 34 (19.65%) React
19 34 (19.65%) Web Services
19 34 (19.65%) TeamCity
20 33 (19.08%) Octopus Deploy
20 33 (19.08%) Software Engineering
20 33 (19.08%) Angular 2
21 31 (17.92%) T-SQL

.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 21 (12.14%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (10.98%) IIS
3 2 (1.16%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 51 (29.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (26.01%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.78%) Serverless
4 5 (2.89%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.89%) npm
5 3 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.16%) Algolia
6 2 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.16%) PaaS
6 2 (1.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) Intranet
2 2 (1.16%) DNS
3 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (39.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.47%) Big Data
8 4 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.73%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.73%) Redis
10 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.16%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.16%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (19.65%) TeamCity
2 33 (19.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 29 (16.76%) Visual Studio
4 16 (9.25%) NUnit
5 7 (4.05%) dotCover
5 7 (4.05%) NDepend
5 7 (4.05%) Selenium
6 6 (3.47%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.47%) ProC
7 5 (2.89%) JIRA
7 5 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.31%) Babel
8 4 (2.31%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (2.31%) webpack
9 3 (1.73%) GitLab
9 3 (1.73%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.58%) MSTest
General
1 17 (9.83%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 8 (4.62%) Back Office
4 7 (4.05%) Retail
5 6 (3.47%) Law
6 5 (2.89%) Front Office
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Games
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) International Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 149 (86.13%) Developer
2 108 (62.43%) .NET Developer
3 39 (22.54%) C# Developer
4 33 (19.08%) Senior Developer
5 32 (18.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 23 (13.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (11.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.94%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Agile Developer
12 9 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (4.62%) SQL Developer
14 7 (4.05%) Agile .NET Developer
14 7 (4.05%) Angular Developer
14 7 (4.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 7 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (50.29%) AngularJS
3 83 (47.98%) ASP.NET
3 83 (47.98%) ASP.NET Web API
4 54 (31.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (27.75%) REST
6 39 (22.54%) .NET Framework
6 39 (22.54%) RESTful
7 38 (21.97%) HTML
8 34 (19.65%) React
8 34 (19.65%) Web Services
9 33 (19.08%) Angular 2
10 29 (16.76%) CSS
11 26 (15.03%) SOAP
12 23 (13.29%) HTML5
12 23 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (11.56%) WCF
14 17 (9.83%) Middleware
15 16 (9.25%) Entity Framework
16 14 (8.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.29%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.36%) Derivative
3 9 (5.20%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.47%) Equities
5 6 (3.47%) Fintech
6 5 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.89%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.89%) User Experience
7 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.73%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.98%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (68.21%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (64.74%) MVC
3 96 (55.49%) TDD
4 57 (32.95%) BDD
5 48 (27.75%) Unit Testing
6 35 (20.23%) Microservices
6 35 (20.23%) Scrum
7 33 (19.08%) Software Engineering
8 31 (17.92%) DevOps
9 23 (13.29%) SOA
10 19 (10.98%) SOLID
11 17 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (9.83%) Inversion of Control
12 16 (9.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (9.25%) Front End Development
13 13 (7.51%) API Development
14 12 (6.94%) CQRS
14 12 (6.94%) Domain-Driven Design
15 10 (5.78%) Configuration Management
15 10 (5.78%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 139 (80.35%) C#
2 89 (51.45%) JavaScript
3 56 (32.37%) SQL
4 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
5 21 (12.14%) PowerShell
6 19 (10.98%) TypeScript
7 12 (6.94%) Python
8 9 (5.20%) GraphQL
9 8 (4.62%) Ruby
10 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.89%) C++
11 4 (2.31%) ECMAScript
12 2 (1.16%) F#
12 2 (1.16%) Java
12 2 (1.16%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) MiFID
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) EMIR
System Software
1 14 (8.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.36%) Ansible
2 8 (4.62%) Nagios
2 8 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.62%) Puppet
2 8 (4.62%) ZABBIX
3 7 (4.05%) Terraform
4 1 (0.58%) Kibana
4 1 (0.58%) logstash
Vendors
1 45 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.62%) Apigee
2 8 (4.62%) AppDynamics
2 8 (4.62%) New Relic
2 8 (4.62%) Splunk
3 6 (3.47%) Infragistics
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle
4 5 (2.89%) CQG
4 5 (2.89%) Fidessa
4 5 (2.89%) FIS
4 5 (2.89%) SunGard
5 4 (2.31%) Google
6 3 (1.73%) IBM
7 2 (1.16%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.58%) Sun