The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 69 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 178 253 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.76% 4.06% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 4.37% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 229 214
Average daily rate £475 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
C# Developer
London

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Developer across the City of London region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer across the City of London region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Developer in their job title.

1 387 (100.00%) C#
2 268 (69.25%) .NET
3 174 (44.96%) SQL Server
4 134 (34.63%) Banking
5 128 (33.07%) SQL
6 127 (32.82%) Finance
7 117 (30.23%) WPF
8 112 (28.94%) ASP.NET
9 109 (28.17%) Front Office
10 101 (26.10%) WCF
10 101 (26.10%) TDD
11 89 (23.00%) MVC
12 70 (18.09%) Multithreading
13 65 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (16.02%) HTML
15 58 (14.99%) Investment Banking
16 54 (13.95%) Scrum
17 53 (13.70%) Derivative
18 52 (13.44%) SQL Server 2008
19 48 (12.40%) JavaScript
20 47 (12.14%) Oracle
21 46 (11.89%) Microsoft
22 45 (11.63%) OO
23 44 (11.37%) CSS
24 41 (10.59%) WinForms
24 41 (10.59%) C++
25 40 (10.34%) .NET Framework
25 40 (10.34%) jQuery
26 39 (10.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.58%) CMS
3 9 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (1.55%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.29%) Kentico
5 5 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.03%) IIS
6 4 (1.03%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (1.03%) Node.js
6 4 (1.03%) Sitefinity
7 3 (0.78%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.26%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.26%) CMS400.NET
9 1 (0.26%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Endur
2 2 (0.52%) Findur
2 2 (0.52%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.26%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.03%) PaaS
3 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) HTTP
2 3 (0.78%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) Intranet
3 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (44.96%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (7.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.62%) Oracle Database
7 12 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.03%) MS Access
10 4 (1.03%) Big Data
10 4 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.78%) DTS
12 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.52%) MySQL
12 2 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (5.68%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.36%) TeamCity
2 13 (3.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.84%) Subversion
3 11 (2.84%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.33%) NUnit
5 5 (1.29%) JIRA
6 4 (1.03%) Selenium
6 4 (1.03%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.03%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.03%) Calabash
6 4 (1.03%) Moq
7 3 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.52%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.52%) XMLUnit
8 2 (0.52%) CodeRush
9 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
General
1 134 (34.63%) Banking
2 127 (32.82%) Finance
3 109 (28.17%) Front Office
4 58 (14.99%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.84%) Legal
6 8 (2.07%) Retail
7 7 (1.81%) Back Office
8 3 (0.78%) Billing
8 3 (0.78%) Law
9 2 (0.52%) Automotive
9 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 2 (0.52%) Games
9 2 (0.52%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) German Language
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (69.25%) .NET
2 117 (30.23%) WPF
3 112 (28.94%) ASP.NET
4 101 (26.10%) WCF
5 65 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (16.02%) HTML
7 44 (11.37%) CSS
8 41 (10.59%) WinForms
9 40 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 40 (10.34%) jQuery
10 34 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 32 (8.27%) LINQ
12 31 (8.01%) HTML5
13 26 (6.72%) Web Services
14 20 (5.17%) Ajax
14 20 (5.17%) XML
15 19 (4.91%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (3.88%) AngularJS
16 15 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (3.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.70%) Derivative
2 39 (10.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (7.24%) Fixed Income
4 20 (5.17%) Grid Computing
5 18 (4.65%) Market Risk
6 17 (4.39%) Credit Risk
7 11 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.58%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.07%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.07%) Credit Derivative
10 7 (1.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 7 (1.81%) Equities
11 5 (1.29%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.78%) Machine Learning
13 3 (0.78%) Statistics
13 3 (0.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.24%) Windows
2 5 (1.29%) Linux
3 4 (1.03%) UNIX
4 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (26.10%) TDD
2 89 (23.00%) MVC
3 70 (18.09%) Multithreading
4 62 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (13.95%) Scrum
6 45 (11.63%) OO
7 31 (8.01%) Asset Management
8 26 (6.72%) Unit Testing
9 24 (6.20%) MVVM
9 24 (6.20%) BDD
10 21 (5.43%) Web Development
11 18 (4.65%) Analytics
11 18 (4.65%) Risk Management
12 15 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (3.62%) SOA
14 13 (3.36%) Workflow
15 11 (2.84%) Data Modelling
15 11 (2.84%) OOD
15 11 (2.84%) E-Commerce
15 11 (2.84%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 387 (100.00%) C#
2 128 (33.07%) SQL
3 48 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 41 (10.59%) C++
5 24 (6.20%) Java
6 23 (5.94%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.39%) VBA
8 9 (2.33%) Python
9 7 (1.81%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.29%) XAML
11 4 (1.03%) C
11 4 (1.03%) Ruby
12 3 (0.78%) PHP
13 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.52%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.52%) VB
14 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.26%) VB6
14 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (6.46%) Degree
2 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.78%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) CRD IV
2 2 (0.52%) Basel III
3 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.26%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (12.14%) Oracle
2 46 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.10%) DevExpress
4 10 (2.58%) DataSynapse
5 9 (2.33%) Sybase
6 7 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.81%) TIBCO
7 6 (1.55%) Telerik
8 5 (1.29%) Syncfusion
9 4 (1.03%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.78%) thinkFolio
11 2 (0.52%) VMware
11 2 (0.52%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.52%) webMethods
12 1 (0.26%) Tableau
12 1 (0.26%) Ektron
12 1 (0.26%) StreamBase
12 1 (0.26%) CODA
12 1 (0.26%) Charles River
12 1 (0.26%) Open Text
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £420 per day + Fuel Card
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Rate: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago