Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 515 -
Rank change year-on-year +162 - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 296 69 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 264 59 0
London median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
England median daily rate £425 £425 -
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 16,626 14,212 14,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.01% 35.71% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,680 10,570 10,715
London median daily rate £501 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.37% +2.70% +5.71%
10th Percentile £363 £331 £313
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 100 54
London median hourly rate £44.21 £43.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.51% +16.55% +23.33%
10th Percentile £19.73 £19.42 £18.46
90th Percentile £74.00 £54.69 £59.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.26 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.95% +8.57%

.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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +8 64 £475 - 35
West London -7 28 £470 -8.29% 15
South London -40 6 £325 -7.14% 2
North London - 2 - - 1
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 296 (100.00%) .NET
2 263 (88.85%) C#
3 215 (72.64%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (65.20%) TDD
5 162 (54.73%) MVC
6 157 (53.04%) AngularJS
7 144 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 144 (48.65%) Microservices
8 130 (43.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 113 (38.18%) ASP.NET
10 112 (37.84%) JavaScript
11 111 (37.50%) SQL Server
12 94 (31.76%) SQL
13 89 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
14 85 (28.72%) BDD
15 73 (24.66%) React
16 71 (23.99%) Angular 2
17 70 (23.65%) SOLID
18 69 (23.31%) REST
19 65 (21.96%) CSS
20 59 (19.93%) Docker
21 58 (19.59%) Scrum
21 58 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC
22 57 (19.26%) HTML
22 57 (19.26%) Octopus Deploy
23 55 (18.58%) Greenfield Project
24 54 (18.24%) TeamCity
25 51 (17.23%) Pair Programming
26 50 (16.89%) Unit Testing
27 49 (16.55%) DevOps

.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 25 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (7.77%) NServiceBus
3 12 (4.05%) IIS
4 5 (1.69%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.01%) CMS
6 2 (0.68%) Confluence
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.68%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 144 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (9.46%) Serverless
4 18 (6.08%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (5.41%) PaaS
6 10 (3.38%) Algolia
6 10 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (3.38%) npm
7 6 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.69%) GitHub
9 4 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.68%) Firebase
12 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.05%) DKIM
1 12 (4.05%) DMARC
1 12 (4.05%) Internet
2 10 (3.38%) HTTP
3 8 (2.70%) DNS
4 5 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.80%) Cosmos DB
4 24 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 20 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (6.08%) RavenDB
7 17 (5.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 16 (5.41%) MySQL
9 14 (4.73%) Relational Database
10 13 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.38%) Neo4j
11 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (3.04%) Power BI
13 5 (1.69%) Data Lake
14 4 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.35%) Cloud Spanner
14 4 (1.35%) NewSQL
15 3 (1.01%) Redis
16 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 57 (19.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 54 (18.24%) TeamCity
3 36 (12.16%) Git (software)
4 35 (11.82%) NUnit
5 20 (6.76%) Visual Studio
6 15 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.38%) webpack
8 9 (3.04%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.04%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (2.70%) GitLab
9 8 (2.70%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.03%) Moq
10 6 (2.03%) Selenium
11 5 (1.69%) JIRA
12 4 (1.35%) MSTest
12 4 (1.35%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.01%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.68%) gulp
15 1 (0.34%) jspm
15 1 (0.34%) Spinnaker
General
1 33 (11.15%) Finance
2 13 (4.39%) Marketing
3 12 (4.05%) Retail
4 5 (1.69%) Banking
5 4 (1.35%) Advertising
5 4 (1.35%) Law
6 3 (1.01%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 250 (84.46%) Developer
2 196 (66.22%) .NET Developer
3 85 (28.72%) C# Developer
4 61 (20.61%) Senior Developer
5 59 (19.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (15.20%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (8.78%) Angular Developer
8 23 (7.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (7.09%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (6.42%) Azure Developer
11 18 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (5.74%) AWS Developer
13 14 (4.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 11 (3.72%) Agile Developer
14 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.38%) SQL Developer
16 9 (3.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 9 (3.04%) NoSQL Developer
16 9 (3.04%) Principal .NET Developer
16 9 (3.04%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (100.00%) .NET
2 157 (53.04%) AngularJS
3 130 (43.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 113 (38.18%) ASP.NET
5 73 (24.66%) React
6 71 (23.99%) Angular 2
7 69 (23.31%) REST
8 65 (21.96%) CSS
9 58 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (19.26%) HTML
11 46 (15.54%) .NET Framework
12 42 (14.19%) Web Services
13 36 (12.16%) RESTful
14 30 (10.14%) HTML5
14 30 (10.14%) jQuery
15 28 (9.46%) Entity Framework
15 28 (9.46%) Node.js
16 26 (8.78%) ASP.NET Core
17 21 (7.09%) JSON
18 19 (6.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.58%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (14.19%) Fintech
3 12 (4.05%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.36%) User Experience
6 6 (2.03%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.69%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.01%) Animation
9 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.68%) Clustering
10 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.34%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.47%) Windows
2 7 (2.36%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.69%) Android
3 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (72.64%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (65.20%) TDD
3 162 (54.73%) MVC
4 144 (48.65%) Microservices
5 85 (28.72%) BDD
6 70 (23.65%) SOLID
7 58 (19.59%) Scrum
8 51 (17.23%) Pair Programming
9 50 (16.89%) Unit Testing
10 49 (16.55%) DevOps
11 45 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (14.19%) CQRS
13 37 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 37 (12.50%) Software Engineering
14 36 (12.16%) OO
15 31 (10.47%) Domain-Driven Design
16 30 (10.14%) SOA
17 28 (9.46%) Web Development
18 24 (8.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
19 21 (7.09%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 263 (88.85%) C#
2 112 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 94 (31.76%) SQL
4 25 (8.45%) TypeScript
5 19 (6.42%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.04%) Java
7 8 (2.70%) ES6
8 5 (1.69%) Python
9 4 (1.35%) C
9 4 (1.35%) Ruby
9 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.01%) ES7
10 3 (1.01%) F#
11 2 (0.68%) U-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Clojure
12 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (3.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) Degree
4 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.08%) QA
2 9 (3.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (1.69%) GCP
4 4 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (19.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (6.42%) Kubernetes
2 14 (4.73%) Terraform
3 4 (1.35%) Ansible
4 3 (1.01%) Grafana
5 1 (0.34%) Consul
5 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.36%) Google
3 6 (2.03%) New Relic
4 3 (1.01%) AppDynamics
4 3 (1.01%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.01%) Splunk
5 2 (0.68%) BT
5 2 (0.68%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.68%) Telerik
5 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.68%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.34%) Facebook
6 1 (0.34%) SAP