The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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#
Rank 22 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing C# 256 451 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.45% 9.62% 8.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.98% 20.35% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 391 390
Median daily rate £450 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1709 2216 2489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.77% 47.26% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1853 1944
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £23.75 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £37.50 £129.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C#
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# across the City of London region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

C#
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# across the City of London region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 City of London region with a requirement for C#.

1 408 (74.05%) .NET
2 277 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (38.48%) SQL
4 207 (37.57%) Finance
5 204 (37.02%) SQL Server
6 192 (34.85%) ASP.NET
7 187 (33.94%) TDD
8 156 (28.31%) JavaScript
9 149 (27.04%) MVC
10 141 (25.59%) HTML
11 123 (22.32%) BDD
12 110 (19.96%) AngularJS
13 103 (18.69%) Banking
14 97 (17.60%) Java
15 94 (17.06%) Microsoft
16 89 (16.15%) CSS
17 88 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC
18 72 (13.07%) Microsoft Azure
19 71 (12.89%) Scrum
20 70 (12.70%) Web Services
20 70 (12.70%) .NET Framework
21 66 (11.98%) Multithreading
22 63 (11.43%) WPF
23 62 (11.25%) Front Office
24 59 (10.71%) HTML5
25 58 (10.53%) OO
26 56 (10.16%) Windows
27 54 (9.80%) WCF
28 53 (9.62%) E-Commerce
28 53 (9.62%) T-SQL

C#
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 30 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (2.18%) CMS
5 12 (2.18%) IIS
6 8 (1.45%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.27%) Kentico
8 6 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.91%) Confluence
9 5 (0.91%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.36%) JBoss
11 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.18%) GIMP
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.36%) Relativity
2 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.18%) Endur
3 1 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.00%) Office 365
5 3 (0.54%) Force.com
5 3 (0.54%) IaaS
5 3 (0.54%) SaaS
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.36%) GitHub
6 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.36%) Yammer
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.36%) HTTP
2 11 (2.00%) Network Security
3 10 (1.81%) Firewall
4 7 (1.27%) Kerberos
5 6 (1.09%) Intranet
6 3 (0.54%) FTP
7 2 (0.36%) AMQP
7 2 (0.36%) Internet
7 2 (0.36%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) LAN
8 1 (0.18%) MQTT
8 1 (0.18%) SNMP
8 1 (0.18%) snoop
8 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (37.02%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (7.44%) NoSQL
4 38 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (4.90%) MongoDB
7 22 (3.99%) Oracle Database
8 20 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.18%) Hadoop
11 11 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (2.00%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.27%) MS Access
14 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (1.09%) Big Data
16 5 (0.91%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 37 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (6.35%) TeamCity
3 34 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 28 (5.08%) Selenium
5 26 (4.72%) SpecFlow
6 25 (4.54%) Git (software)
7 23 (4.17%) Subversion
8 20 (3.63%) NUnit
9 18 (3.27%) WebDriver
10 16 (2.90%) JIRA
10 16 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (2.54%) Cucumber
12 13 (2.36%) Maven
13 12 (2.18%) Jenkins
13 12 (2.18%) MSTest
14 9 (1.63%) MSBuild
14 9 (1.63%) Protractor
15 7 (1.27%) Mocha
16 6 (1.09%) Bower
16 6 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 207 (37.57%) Finance
2 103 (18.69%) Banking
3 62 (11.25%) Front Office
4 43 (7.80%) Investment Banking
5 36 (6.53%) Financial Institution
6 27 (4.90%) Back Office
7 15 (2.72%) Marketing
7 15 (2.72%) Retail
8 10 (1.81%) Legal
9 6 (1.09%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Games
10 2 (0.36%) Law
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 438 (79.49%) Developer
2 211 (38.29%) C# Developer
3 148 (26.86%) .NET Developer
4 106 (19.24%) Senior Developer
5 91 (16.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 66 (11.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 49 (8.89%) SQL Developer
8 47 (8.53%) ASP.NET Developer
9 39 (7.08%) Angular Developer
9 39 (7.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 34 (6.17%) Java Developer
11 32 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 29 (5.26%) Analyst
14 22 (3.99%) SharePoint Developer
14 22 (3.99%) WPF Developer
15 21 (3.81%) Agile Developer
15 21 (3.81%) AWS Developer
15 21 (3.81%) Senior SQL Developer
16 20 (3.63%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (74.05%) .NET
2 192 (34.85%) ASP.NET
3 141 (25.59%) HTML
4 110 (19.96%) AngularJS
5 89 (16.15%) CSS
6 88 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (12.70%) .NET Framework
7 70 (12.70%) Web Services
8 63 (11.43%) WPF
9 59 (10.71%) HTML5
10 54 (9.80%) WCF
11 49 (8.89%) jQuery
12 48 (8.71%) XML
13 45 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 36 (6.53%) Node.js
15 32 (5.81%) RESTful
16 28 (5.08%) WinForms
17 27 (4.90%) Entity Framework
18 24 (4.36%) CSS3
19 22 (3.99%) React
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.72%) Mathematics
3 35 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 33 (5.99%) Fixed Income
5 30 (5.44%) Derivative
6 20 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.27%) User Experience
8 16 (2.90%) Equities
9 13 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.18%) Digital Media
11 11 (2.00%) Hedge funds
11 11 (2.00%) Public Cloud
11 11 (2.00%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.63%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.45%) Fintech
13 8 (1.45%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.45%) Market Risk
13 8 (1.45%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.27%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.16%) Windows
2 16 (2.90%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.36%) Android
4 13 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.00%) Linux
6 9 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.91%) Unix
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (33.94%) TDD
3 149 (27.04%) MVC
4 123 (22.32%) BDD
5 71 (12.89%) Scrum
6 66 (11.98%) Multithreading
7 58 (10.53%) OO
8 53 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 50 (9.07%) Unit Testing
10 40 (7.26%) CRM
11 37 (6.72%) DevOps
12 36 (6.53%) Web Development
13 33 (5.99%) Garbage Collection
14 30 (5.44%) MVVM
15 29 (5.26%) SDLC
15 29 (5.26%) Software Engineering
16 25 (4.54%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (4.54%) Front End Development
16 25 (4.54%) OOP
16 25 (4.54%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 212 (38.48%) SQL
2 156 (28.31%) JavaScript
3 97 (17.60%) Java
4 53 (9.62%) T-SQL
5 33 (5.99%) C++
6 31 (5.63%) Python
7 29 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 26 (4.72%) VBA
9 21 (3.81%) PHP
10 20 (3.63%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.45%) XAML
12 18 (3.27%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.72%) VB
14 14 (2.54%) TypeScript
15 11 (2.00%) VBScript
16 8 (1.45%) Ruby
17 6 (1.09%) Perl
18 5 (0.91%) C
18 5 (0.91%) Go
19 3 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (6.90%) Degree
2 9 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.45%) ISEB
3 8 (1.45%) MCSE
4 6 (1.09%) MCITP
5 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.73%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.54%) CISSP
6 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) MCSA
8 1 (0.18%) CISA
8 1 (0.18%) CISM
8 1 (0.18%) ECIH
8 1 (0.18%) GCIH
8 1 (0.18%) GIAC
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) PhD
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.99%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) WCAG
4 1 (0.18%) SDET
4 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.27%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) Docker
5 1 (0.18%) GridGain
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.27%) SCOM
3 6 (1.09%) Puppet
4 5 (0.91%) Control-M
5 2 (0.36%) Ansible
5 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.36%) Nagios
5 2 (0.36%) Nessus
5 2 (0.36%) SCCM
6 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Icinga
6 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.18%) Kibana
6 1 (0.18%) logstash
6 1 (0.18%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 94 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.62%) Oracle
3 13 (2.36%) Google
4 11 (2.00%) VMware
5 10 (1.81%) DevExpress
6 9 (1.63%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.91%) Dell
7 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.73%) AppSense
8 4 (0.73%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.73%) IBM
8 4 (0.73%) Splunk
8 4 (0.73%) Sybase
9 3 (0.54%) Adobe
9 3 (0.54%) Citrix
9 3 (0.54%) HP
9 3 (0.54%) Tableau
9 3 (0.54%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £650 to £700 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £800 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £454.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago