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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 17 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 284 602 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.35% 10.17% 8.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 22.84% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 529 388
Median daily rate £475 £500 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +7.73%
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
1678 2636 2457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.31% 44.51% 42.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1438 2168 1900
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 14
Median hourly rate £50.00 £22.83 £29.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.01% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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#.

1 413 (70.84%) .NET
2 283 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (36.36%) SQL
4 207 (35.51%) Finance
5 197 (33.79%) TDD
6 196 (33.62%) SQL Server
7 180 (30.87%) ASP.NET
8 155 (26.59%) JavaScript
9 137 (23.50%) MVC
10 135 (23.16%) BDD
11 126 (21.61%) HTML
12 121 (20.75%) Banking
13 105 (18.01%) Java
14 102 (17.50%) AngularJS
15 92 (15.78%) Microsoft
16 88 (15.09%) CSS
17 79 (13.55%) ASP.NET MVC
18 78 (13.38%) .NET Framework
18 78 (13.38%) Front Office
19 77 (13.21%) WPF
20 75 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
21 73 (12.52%) Scrum
22 71 (12.18%) Windows
23 67 (11.49%) Multithreading
24 63 (10.81%) Investment Banking
25 62 (10.63%) OO
26 60 (10.29%) Web Services
27 55 (9.43%) Oracle
27 55 (9.43%) WCF
28 54 (9.26%) HTML5

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 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (3.26%) CMS
4 16 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (2.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.72%) IIS
6 10 (1.72%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.69%) Confluence
10 3 (0.51%) Kentico
10 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.34%) JBoss
11 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.34%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.37%) MS Office
3 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) GIMP
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Endur
3 2 (0.34%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.34%) Relativity
3 2 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.89%) Office 365
5 3 (0.51%) IaaS
5 3 (0.51%) SaaS
6 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.34%) Force.com
6 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.34%) PaaS
6 2 (0.34%) Yammer
7 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.72%) HTTP
2 9 (1.54%) Network Security
3 8 (1.37%) Firewall
3 8 (1.37%) Kerberos
4 7 (1.20%) Intranet
5 3 (0.51%) AMQP
5 3 (0.51%) NetScaler
5 3 (0.51%) SAN
5 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) DNS
6 2 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.17%) Extranet
7 1 (0.17%) FTP
7 1 (0.17%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) MQTT
7 1 (0.17%) SNMP
7 1 (0.17%) SSH
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (33.62%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 31 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (3.95%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.60%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.57%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (2.06%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.37%) MySQL
14 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (1.20%) Big Data
15 7 (1.20%) MS Access
16 5 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (7.20%) SpecFlow
2 40 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 34 (5.83%) TeamCity
5 25 (4.29%) Subversion
6 23 (3.95%) Git (software)
7 22 (3.77%) NUnit
7 22 (3.77%) Selenium
8 18 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (2.57%) Maven
10 13 (2.23%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.23%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.06%) MSTest
12 10 (1.72%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.72%) JIRA
13 8 (1.37%) MSBuild
14 6 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (0.86%) Artifactory
15 5 (0.86%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.86%) JUnit
General
1 207 (35.51%) Finance
2 121 (20.75%) Banking
3 78 (13.38%) Front Office
4 63 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 31 (5.32%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.95%) Back Office
7 17 (2.92%) Marketing
8 13 (2.23%) Retail
9 7 (1.20%) Legal
10 5 (0.86%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Games
11 2 (0.34%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 448 (76.84%) Developer
2 224 (38.42%) C# Developer
3 154 (26.42%) .NET Developer
4 123 (21.10%) Senior Developer
5 99 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 68 (11.66%) Senior C# Developer
7 48 (8.23%) ASP.NET Developer
8 47 (8.06%) Analyst
8 47 (8.06%) SQL Developer
9 38 (6.52%) WPF Developer
10 34 (5.83%) C# WPF Developer
11 33 (5.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (5.66%) Java Developer
12 29 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 29 (4.97%) Front Office Developer
13 28 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
14 27 (4.63%) Angular Developer
15 21 (3.60%) Agile Developer
15 21 (3.60%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
15 21 (3.60%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (70.84%) .NET
2 180 (30.87%) ASP.NET
3 126 (21.61%) HTML
4 102 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 88 (15.09%) CSS
6 79 (13.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 78 (13.38%) .NET Framework
8 77 (13.21%) WPF
9 60 (10.29%) Web Services
10 55 (9.43%) WCF
11 54 (9.26%) HTML5
12 45 (7.72%) jQuery
13 39 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (6.52%) XML
15 32 (5.49%) WinForms
16 31 (5.32%) Node.js
17 25 (4.29%) Entity Framework
17 25 (4.29%) RESTful
18 23 (3.95%) Reactive Extensions
19 22 (3.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 33 (5.66%) Derivative
3 32 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.97%) Fixed Income
5 27 (4.63%) Mathematics
6 22 (3.77%) Equities
7 14 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.89%) Public Cloud
9 11 (1.89%) User Experience
10 10 (1.72%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.37%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (1.03%) Fintech
12 6 (1.03%) Swaptions
13 5 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (12.18%) Windows
2 22 (3.77%) Windows Server
2 22 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (2.40%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.23%) Linux
5 12 (2.06%) Android
6 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.86%) Unix
8 3 (0.51%) 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
1 283 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (33.79%) TDD
3 137 (23.50%) MVC
4 135 (23.16%) BDD
5 73 (12.52%) Scrum
6 67 (11.49%) Multithreading
7 62 (10.63%) OO
8 48 (8.23%) E-Commerce
9 44 (7.55%) DevOps
10 43 (7.38%) MVVM
10 43 (7.38%) Unit Testing
11 37 (6.35%) Web Development
12 33 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (5.32%) CRM
14 30 (5.15%) Software Engineering
15 29 (4.97%) Automated Testing
15 29 (4.97%) Garbage Collection
16 28 (4.80%) Front End Development
17 25 (4.29%) SOA
18 24 (4.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 212 (36.36%) SQL
2 155 (26.59%) JavaScript
3 105 (18.01%) Java
4 44 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 40 (6.86%) T-SQL
6 37 (6.35%) C++
7 31 (5.32%) Python
8 28 (4.80%) VBA
9 22 (3.77%) VB.NET
10 20 (3.43%) VB
11 19 (3.26%) TypeScript
12 16 (2.74%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.57%) PHP
13 15 (2.57%) XAML
14 12 (2.06%) VBScript
15 8 (1.37%) Perl
16 6 (1.03%) Ruby
17 5 (0.86%) Go
18 4 (0.69%) VB6
19 3 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (6.00%) Degree
2 10 (1.72%) ISEB
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.37%) MCSE
4 6 (1.03%) MCITP
5 5 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) MCSA
7 2 (0.34%) MCSD
7 2 (0.34%) PhD
7 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) OSCP
8 1 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.12%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) SDET
3 2 (0.34%) WCAG
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 19 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.03%) Docker
5 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.34%) vSphere
7 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.17%) GridGain
7 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.72%) Puppet
3 7 (1.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 7 (1.20%) SCOM
4 4 (0.69%) Ansible
4 4 (0.69%) Control-M
5 3 (0.51%) Nagios
6 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.34%) Kibana
6 2 (0.34%) logstash
6 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.34%) SCCM
7 1 (0.17%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.17%) Graphite
7 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.17%) Icinga
7 1 (0.17%) Salt
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Identity Manager
7 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 92 (15.78%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.43%) Oracle
3 17 (2.92%) VMware
4 16 (2.74%) DevExpress
5 13 (2.23%) Google
6 11 (1.89%) Citrix
6 11 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.37%) Dell
7 8 (1.37%) Sybase
8 7 (1.20%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.20%) IBM
9 5 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.86%) HP
9 5 (0.86%) Splunk
9 5 (0.86%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.51%) AppSense
10 3 (0.51%) DataSynapse
10 3 (0.51%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.34%) Charles River
11 2 (0.34%) RedDot
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