The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Programmer 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# Programmer 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# Programmer
Rank 206 190 219
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.12% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate £444 £450 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £435 £585
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £593 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £538 £275
% change year-on-year
-58.13% +95.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.50
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# Programmer
London

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C# Programmer
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# Programmer across the City of London region.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

C# Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

C# Programmer
Top 22 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# Programmer 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# Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Derivative
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) OpenLink
4 1 (16.67%) Endur
4 1 (16.67%) Findur
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

C# Programmer
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# Programmer 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# Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Endur
1 1 (16.67%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) OpenLink