The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 76 41 69
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 99 192 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.88% 4.09% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 4.30% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 160 132
Median daily rate £475 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
C# Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3261 4465 5494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.96% 95.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 3520 4023
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured C# Developer in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, C# 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 City of London region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 211 (100.00%) C#
2 173 (81.99%) .NET
3 112 (53.08%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (46.92%) SQL
5 95 (45.02%) SQL Server
6 93 (44.08%) TDD
7 89 (42.18%) Finance
8 73 (34.60%) ASP.NET
9 69 (32.70%) MVC
10 58 (27.49%) BDD
11 56 (26.54%) Banking
12 50 (23.70%) Multithreading
13 44 (20.85%) Front Office
13 44 (20.85%) HTML
14 43 (20.38%) WPF
15 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 41 (19.43%) JavaScript
16 41 (19.43%) AngularJS
17 37 (17.54%) WCF
18 33 (15.64%) .NET Framework
19 32 (15.17%) Investment Banking
20 29 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
21 28 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
22 27 (12.80%) Financial Institution
22 27 (12.80%) OO
23 25 (11.85%) CSS
23 25 (11.85%) Web Services
23 25 (11.85%) T-SQL
24 24 (11.37%) TeamCity
24 24 (11.37%) Garbage Collection

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 12 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.37%) IIS
3 4 (1.90%) CMS
4 3 (1.42%) Kentico
5 2 (0.95%) Confluence
5 2 (0.95%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
2 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) AMQP
2 1 (0.47%) FTP
2 1 (0.47%) snoop
2 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (45.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.16%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (5.21%) Hadoop
6 10 (4.74%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.32%) MS Access
10 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.37%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.95%) MySQL
13 2 (0.95%) Power BI
14 1 (0.47%) DB2
14 1 (0.47%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 24 (11.37%) TeamCity
2 14 (6.64%) Subversion
3 13 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (4.74%) NUnit
5 10 (4.74%) SpecFlow
6 9 (4.27%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.79%) MSTest
7 8 (3.79%) Selenium
8 7 (3.32%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.84%) JIRA
9 6 (2.84%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.90%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.95%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.95%) Moq
13 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.47%) NuGet
General
1 89 (42.18%) Finance
2 56 (26.54%) Banking
3 44 (20.85%) Front Office
4 32 (15.17%) Investment Banking
5 27 (12.80%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.74%) Back Office
7 7 (3.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (81.99%) .NET
2 73 (34.60%) ASP.NET
3 44 (20.85%) HTML
4 43 (20.38%) WPF
5 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (19.43%) AngularJS
7 37 (17.54%) WCF
8 33 (15.64%) .NET Framework
9 28 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (11.85%) CSS
10 25 (11.85%) Web Services
11 23 (10.90%) XML
12 22 (10.43%) HTML5
13 21 (9.95%) WinForms
14 19 (9.00%) jQuery
15 16 (7.58%) RESTful
16 12 (5.69%) Node.js
16 12 (5.69%) RabbitMQ
17 11 (5.21%) Reactive Extensions
18 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.00%) Fixed Income
2 12 (5.69%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (5.21%) Public Cloud
4 10 (4.74%) Derivative
4 10 (4.74%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.79%) Hedge funds
7 7 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.32%) Equities
8 6 (2.84%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.84%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.84%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (2.37%) User Experience
10 4 (1.90%) Swaptions
11 3 (1.42%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.95%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.58%) Windows
2 4 (1.90%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) CentOS
3 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.08%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (44.08%) TDD
3 69 (32.70%) MVC
4 58 (27.49%) BDD
5 50 (23.70%) Multithreading
6 27 (12.80%) OO
7 24 (11.37%) Garbage Collection
8 22 (10.43%) DevOps
8 22 (10.43%) MVVM
9 19 (9.00%) E-Commerce
10 18 (8.53%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.11%) Scrum
12 14 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (6.16%) High Availability
13 13 (6.16%) Microservices
14 12 (5.69%) SDLC
14 12 (5.69%) Web Development
15 11 (5.21%) Risk Management
16 10 (4.74%) Low Latency
17 9 (4.27%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 211 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (46.92%) SQL
3 41 (19.43%) JavaScript
4 25 (11.85%) T-SQL
5 17 (8.06%) VBA
6 13 (6.16%) VB.NET
7 12 (5.69%) Java
8 11 (5.21%) C++
8 11 (5.21%) XAML
9 9 (4.27%) VB
10 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.95%) Python
12 1 (0.47%) Go
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (6.16%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (7.11%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (9.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.00%) Oracle
3 6 (2.84%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.95%) Bloomberg
4 2 (0.95%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.95%) Infragistics
4 2 (0.95%) Sybase
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe
5 1 (0.47%) Google
5 1 (0.47%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) Informatica
5 1 (0.47%) OpenText
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.47%) Redback
5 1 (0.47%) RedDot
5 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.47%) Telerik
5 1 (0.47%) Teradata
5 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £650 to £700 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago