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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
London / City of London
Rank 15 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing C# 274 319 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.37% 10.41% 9.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.51% 23.53% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 272 439
Median daily rate £438 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
1480 1356 2265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.63% 44.27% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1229 1118 1860
Median daily rate £475 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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#.

1 407 (73.07%) .NET
2 267 (47.94%) SQL Server
3 263 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (40.22%) SQL
5 197 (35.37%) Finance
6 193 (34.65%) TDD
7 184 (33.03%) ASP.NET
8 173 (31.06%) MVC
9 167 (29.98%) JavaScript
10 146 (26.21%) HTML
11 142 (25.49%) Microsoft
12 141 (25.31%) AngularJS
13 107 (19.21%) Scrum
14 102 (18.31%) Banking
15 99 (17.77%) Web Services
16 93 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 92 (16.52%) CSS
18 88 (15.80%) T-SQL
19 87 (15.62%) Java
20 82 (14.72%) WCF
21 79 (14.18%) WPF
22 77 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 77 (13.82%) BDD
23 75 (13.46%) .NET Framework
24 72 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
25 69 (12.39%) Windows
26 67 (12.03%) Front Office
26 67 (12.03%) HTML5
27 64 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
28 62 (11.13%) Multithreading

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 32 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.57%) IIS
3 22 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.33%) Umbraco
5 12 (2.15%) CMS
6 8 (1.44%) Kentico
6 8 (1.44%) NServiceBus
7 7 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.72%) Apache
8 4 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.72%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.54%) FileNet
9 3 (0.54%) Jetty
9 3 (0.54%) SAS
9 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.36%) Confluence
10 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 37 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.90%) MS Office
3 4 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (8.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.54%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.54%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.31%) IaaS
4 22 (3.95%) PaaS
5 4 (0.72%) Office 365
6 3 (0.54%) GitHub
6 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.54%) SaaS
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.18%) Akamai
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.18%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) Force.com
8 1 (0.18%) G Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.18%) Route 53
8 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.51%) HTTP
2 6 (1.08%) Intranet
2 6 (1.08%) Network Security
3 4 (0.72%) Internet
3 4 (0.72%) snoop
4 3 (0.54%) Firewall
4 3 (0.54%) SSL
5 2 (0.36%) AMQP
5 2 (0.36%) FTP
5 2 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) LDAP
6 1 (0.18%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.18%) SAN
6 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (47.94%) SQL Server
2 77 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 50 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (4.85%) MongoDB
7 24 (4.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.51%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.15%) Power BI
12 11 (1.97%) Big Data
12 11 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.62%) Couchbase
15 8 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.08%) Hadoop
16 6 (1.08%) HBase
Development Applications
1 62 (11.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (7.72%) Visual Studio
3 32 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.75%) WebDriver
4 31 (5.57%) JIRA
4 31 (5.57%) NUnit
5 30 (5.39%) Selenium
6 26 (4.67%) SpecFlow
7 24 (4.31%) TeamCity
8 20 (3.59%) MSTest
9 18 (3.23%) Jenkins
10 15 (2.69%) gulp
11 13 (2.33%) Moq
11 13 (2.33%) Subversion
12 12 (2.15%) Mocha
13 11 (1.97%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.97%) Mockito
14 10 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (1.62%) Bower
15 9 (1.62%) Protractor
General
1 197 (35.37%) Finance
2 102 (18.31%) Banking
3 67 (12.03%) Front Office
4 34 (6.10%) Investment Banking
5 29 (5.21%) Back Office
6 25 (4.49%) Financial Institution
7 15 (2.69%) Retail
8 13 (2.33%) Marketing
9 12 (2.15%) Advertising
10 6 (1.08%) Games
11 5 (0.90%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 448 (80.43%) Developer
2 186 (33.39%) C# Developer
3 157 (28.19%) .NET Developer
4 86 (15.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (12.57%) Senior Developer
6 57 (10.23%) Angular Developer
7 53 (9.52%) SQL Developer
8 50 (8.98%) Full Stack Developer
9 48 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
10 32 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (5.39%) Microsoft Developer
12 28 (5.03%) Senior .NET Developer
13 24 (4.31%) Analyst
14 23 (4.13%) Java Developer
15 22 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 21 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 21 (3.77%) WPF Developer
17 20 (3.59%) CRM Developer
17 20 (3.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 19 (3.41%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (73.07%) .NET
2 184 (33.03%) ASP.NET
3 146 (26.21%) HTML
4 141 (25.31%) AngularJS
5 99 (17.77%) Web Services
6 93 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 92 (16.52%) CSS
8 82 (14.72%) WCF
9 79 (14.18%) WPF
10 75 (13.46%) .NET Framework
11 67 (12.03%) HTML5
12 64 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 60 (10.77%) RESTful
14 57 (10.23%) jQuery
15 53 (9.52%) REST
16 48 (8.62%) XML
17 37 (6.64%) Entity Framework
18 31 (5.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 28 (5.03%) CSS3
19 28 (5.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.18%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.75%) Mathematics
3 29 (5.21%) User Experience
4 28 (5.03%) Fixed Income
5 23 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (3.95%) Derivative
6 22 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (3.41%) Equities
8 12 (2.15%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.97%) Fintech
9 11 (1.97%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.97%) Physics
10 10 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (1.80%) Market Risk
10 10 (1.80%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.26%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.26%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.26%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.39%) Windows
2 13 (2.33%) Linux
3 12 (2.15%) Android
3 12 (2.15%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.26%) Unix
4 7 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.36%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (34.65%) TDD
3 173 (31.06%) MVC
4 107 (19.21%) Scrum
5 77 (13.82%) BDD
6 62 (11.13%) Multithreading
6 62 (11.13%) OO
7 54 (9.69%) CRM
8 48 (8.62%) Unit Testing
9 46 (8.26%) OOP
10 42 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (6.46%) Software Engineering
13 34 (6.10%) Web Development
14 31 (5.57%) DevOps
15 30 (5.39%) SOLID
16 28 (5.03%) Data Modelling
16 28 (5.03%) Front End Development
16 28 (5.03%) MVVM
16 28 (5.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 224 (40.22%) SQL
2 167 (29.98%) JavaScript
3 88 (15.80%) T-SQL
4 87 (15.62%) Java
5 27 (4.85%) PowerShell
6 23 (4.13%) Python
7 22 (3.95%) C++
8 18 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.23%) VBA
9 17 (3.05%) TypeScript
9 17 (3.05%) XAML
10 14 (2.51%) VB
11 12 (2.15%) PHP
12 9 (1.62%) Ruby
13 8 (1.44%) C
14 7 (1.26%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.08%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.72%) Scala
17 3 (0.54%) Go
17 3 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (7.36%) Degree
2 5 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.72%) ISEB
3 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.54%) CISSP
5 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) CCNA
6 1 (0.18%) CISA
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.18%) CISM
6 1 (0.18%) ECIH
6 1 (0.18%) GCIH
6 1 (0.18%) GIAC
6 1 (0.18%) MCSD
6 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.33%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) SLA
3 4 (0.72%) SDET
4 3 (0.54%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.36%) WCAG
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) Docker
3 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) SCOM
2 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.54%) Puppet
3 2 (0.36%) Ansible
3 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.36%) Nessus
3 2 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.18%) Control-M
4 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 142 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.39%) Oracle
3 14 (2.51%) Google
4 11 (1.97%) DevExpress
5 9 (1.62%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.44%) Infragistics
6 8 (1.44%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.26%) Adobe
7 7 (1.26%) Sybase
7 7 (1.26%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.08%) Teradata
9 5 (0.90%) Telerik
10 4 (0.72%) Greenplum
10 4 (0.72%) IBM
10 4 (0.72%) Lotus
10 4 (0.72%) Netezza
10 4 (0.72%) OpenText
10 4 (0.72%) RedDot
10 4 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.72%) Vertica
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