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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 15 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 296 555 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.74% 9.67% 8.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.05% 22.46% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 488 423
Median daily rate £475 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.21%
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
1640 2471 2490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.43% 43.06% 42.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 2034 1947
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £53.00 £24.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.73% -11.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.72 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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#.

1 414 (69.81%) .NET
2 263 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (35.92%) SQL Server
4 212 (35.75%) Finance
5 210 (35.41%) SQL
6 194 (32.72%) TDD
7 185 (31.20%) ASP.NET
8 133 (22.43%) MVC
9 132 (22.26%) JavaScript
10 128 (21.59%) BDD
11 127 (21.42%) HTML
12 125 (21.08%) Banking
13 106 (17.88%) Java
14 105 (17.71%) Microsoft
15 92 (15.51%) AngularJS
16 90 (15.18%) CSS
17 87 (14.67%) .NET Framework
18 82 (13.83%) Windows
19 77 (12.98%) Front Office
20 75 (12.65%) WPF
20 75 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
21 74 (12.48%) Investment Banking
22 72 (12.14%) Multithreading
23 66 (11.13%) Scrum
23 66 (11.13%) Oracle
24 63 (10.62%) OO
25 61 (10.29%) Web Services
25 61 (10.29%) WCF
26 60 (10.12%) HTML5
27 59 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure

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 29 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.22%) CMS
3 21 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (2.70%) IIS
6 10 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.51%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.51%) Kentico
9 3 (0.51%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.34%) JBoss
10 2 (0.34%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.85%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) GIMP
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.51%) Endur
4 2 (0.34%) Relativity
4 2 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.69%) Office 365
4 7 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.67%) IaaS
6 3 (0.51%) GitHub
6 3 (0.51%) PaaS
7 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.34%) Force.com
7 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.34%) SaaS
7 2 (0.34%) Yammer
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.35%) Firewall
1 8 (1.35%) HTTP
2 7 (1.18%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.01%) Intranet
3 6 (1.01%) Network Security
4 3 (0.51%) AMQP
4 3 (0.51%) SAN
4 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.34%) DNS
5 2 (0.34%) Internet
5 2 (0.34%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.34%) VPN
6 1 (0.17%) DVB
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) LAN
6 1 (0.17%) MQTT
6 1 (0.17%) SNMP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
6 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (35.92%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 25 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.22%) Relational Database
6 24 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.85%) MySQL
10 10 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.35%) MS Access
12 7 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 49 (8.26%) SpecFlow
2 38 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 37 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (4.22%) NUnit
5 24 (4.05%) Selenium
5 24 (4.05%) Subversion
6 21 (3.54%) TeamCity
7 19 (3.20%) Git (software)
8 16 (2.70%) Maven
9 14 (2.36%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.19%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.02%) JIRA
11 12 (2.02%) MSTest
11 12 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (1.85%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.01%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.84%) Artifactory
15 5 (0.84%) CruiseControl
15 5 (0.84%) MSBuild
General
1 212 (35.75%) Finance
2 125 (21.08%) Banking
3 77 (12.98%) Front Office
4 74 (12.48%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.38%) Financial Institution
6 18 (3.04%) Back Office
7 11 (1.85%) Retail
8 8 (1.35%) Legal
8 8 (1.35%) Marketing
9 3 (0.51%) Advertising
10 2 (0.34%) Games
10 2 (0.34%) Law
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 451 (76.05%) Developer
2 230 (38.79%) C# Developer
3 154 (25.97%) .NET Developer
4 122 (20.57%) Senior Developer
5 105 (17.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 65 (10.96%) Senior C# Developer
7 52 (8.77%) Analyst
8 51 (8.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (8.43%) SQL Developer
10 37 (6.24%) Java Developer
11 36 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 35 (5.90%) WPF Developer
13 33 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 31 (5.23%) C# WPF Developer
14 31 (5.23%) Front Office Developer
15 25 (4.22%) Web Developer
16 23 (3.88%) Agile Developer
17 21 (3.54%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
18 20 (3.37%) SharePoint Developer
19 19 (3.20%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (69.81%) .NET
2 185 (31.20%) ASP.NET
3 127 (21.42%) HTML
4 92 (15.51%) AngularJS
5 90 (15.18%) CSS
6 87 (14.67%) .NET Framework
7 75 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 75 (12.65%) WPF
8 61 (10.29%) WCF
8 61 (10.29%) Web Services
9 60 (10.12%) HTML5
10 50 (8.43%) jQuery
11 43 (7.25%) XML
12 39 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (4.89%) WinForms
14 26 (4.38%) Entity Framework
15 23 (3.88%) RESTful
16 22 (3.71%) Reactive Extensions
17 19 (3.20%) Node.js
18 18 (3.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (5.90%) Derivative
3 27 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.55%) Equities
3 27 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 25 (4.22%) Fixed Income
5 18 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.36%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.85%) User Experience
9 10 (1.69%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.18%) Clustering
11 7 (1.18%) Digital Media
12 6 (1.01%) Fintech
12 6 (1.01%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.01%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.84%) IVR
13 5 (0.84%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.83%) Windows
2 27 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 20 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (3.04%) Linux
5 14 (2.36%) Unix
6 9 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.35%) Android
8 5 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (32.72%) TDD
3 133 (22.43%) MVC
4 128 (21.59%) BDD
5 72 (12.14%) Multithreading
6 66 (11.13%) Scrum
7 63 (10.62%) OO
8 50 (8.43%) Unit Testing
8 50 (8.43%) Web Development
9 39 (6.58%) E-Commerce
10 36 (6.07%) MVVM
11 35 (5.90%) DevOps
12 34 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (4.89%) SOA
13 29 (4.89%) Software Engineering
14 28 (4.72%) CRM
15 27 (4.55%) Front End Development
16 26 (4.38%) Garbage Collection
17 21 (3.54%) Change Management
17 21 (3.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 210 (35.41%) SQL
2 132 (22.26%) JavaScript
3 106 (17.88%) Java
4 47 (7.93%) PowerShell
5 41 (6.91%) T-SQL
6 40 (6.75%) C++
7 33 (5.56%) VBA
8 30 (5.06%) Python
9 25 (4.22%) VB.NET
10 19 (3.20%) VB
11 15 (2.53%) PHP
12 14 (2.36%) VBScript
13 13 (2.19%) Perl
13 13 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.19%) XAML
14 8 (1.35%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.18%) Ruby
16 5 (0.84%) C
17 4 (0.67%) VB6
17 4 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 32 (5.40%) Degree
2 12 (2.02%) ISEB
3 11 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.52%) MCSE
5 7 (1.18%) MCITP
6 6 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) MCSA
8 2 (0.34%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.34%) MCSD
8 2 (0.34%) PhD
8 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) MCDST
9 1 (0.17%) OSCP
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.05%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) SDET
2 3 (0.51%) WCAG
3 2 (0.34%) HL7
3 2 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.01%) Docker
3 6 (1.01%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.34%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.17%) GridGain
6 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (2.36%) Puppet
2 7 (1.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (1.01%) Kibana
3 6 (1.01%) logstash
3 6 (1.01%) SCOM
4 5 (0.84%) Ganglia
5 4 (0.67%) Ansible
6 3 (0.51%) Control-M
6 3 (0.51%) SCCM
7 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.34%) Nagios
8 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.17%) Graphite
8 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.17%) Icinga
8 1 (0.17%) Salt
8 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 105 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.13%) Oracle
3 16 (2.70%) DevExpress
3 16 (2.70%) VMware
4 14 (2.36%) Sybase
5 12 (2.02%) DataSynapse
5 12 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.85%) Citrix
7 10 (1.69%) Splunk
7 10 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 8 (1.35%) Dell
9 6 (1.01%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.01%) IBM
10 4 (0.67%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.67%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.67%) HP
10 4 (0.67%) Reuters
10 4 (0.67%) Telerik
11 3 (0.51%) RedDot
11 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits for Perm
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 Per Day Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago