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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 17 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing C# 291 504 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.78% 9.29% 9.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.36% 22.25% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 446 433
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.97% +7.48%
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
1585 2265 2494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 47.84% 41.74% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1837 1961
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.29 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.39% -15.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £47.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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#.

1 411 (70.02%) .NET
2 238 (40.55%) SQL Server
3 237 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
4 226 (38.50%) SQL
5 201 (34.24%) Finance
6 182 (31.01%) TDD
7 177 (30.15%) ASP.NET
8 134 (22.83%) MVC
9 123 (20.95%) JavaScript
10 120 (20.44%) Banking
11 114 (19.42%) Microsoft
12 110 (18.74%) BDD
13 105 (17.89%) HTML
14 95 (16.18%) .NET Framework
15 93 (15.84%) Java
16 89 (15.16%) WPF
17 88 (14.99%) AngularJS
18 85 (14.48%) Windows
19 81 (13.80%) Multithreading
20 80 (13.63%) CSS
21 77 (13.12%) Front Office
22 76 (12.95%) Investment Banking
22 76 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
23 72 (12.27%) WCF
24 70 (11.93%) Scrum
25 67 (11.41%) Web Development
26 66 (11.24%) OO
27 61 (10.39%) T-SQL
28 59 (10.05%) jQuery
29 56 (9.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 (4.94%) CMS
2 24 (4.09%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.24%) IIS
4 16 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.70%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.19%) Node.js
10 4 (0.68%) EPiServer CMS
10 4 (0.68%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.51%) JBoss
11 3 (0.51%) Kentico
11 3 (0.51%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) GIMP
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.53%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.02%) Endur
4 4 (0.68%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.19%) Office 365
4 4 (0.68%) IaaS
5 3 (0.51%) GitHub
5 3 (0.51%) PaaS
6 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.34%) Force.com
6 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.34%) Yammer
7 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.02%) Intranet
1 6 (1.02%) Kerberos
1 6 (1.02%) Network Security
2 5 (0.85%) Firewall
3 4 (0.68%) HTTP
3 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.51%) SAN
5 2 (0.34%) AMQP
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%) SSH
6 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (40.55%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 25 (4.26%) NoSQL
8 24 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (3.75%) MongoDB
10 21 (3.58%) MS Access
11 17 (2.90%) Oracle Database
12 16 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (2.21%) MySQL
14 12 (2.04%) PerformancePoint
14 12 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (1.87%) RDBMS
16 10 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
18 6 (1.02%) Big Data
18 6 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (8.86%) SpecFlow
2 45 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (7.67%) Visual Studio
3 34 (5.79%) NUnit
4 31 (5.28%) Selenium
5 24 (4.09%) Subversion
6 20 (3.41%) Git (software)
7 19 (3.24%) TeamCity
8 15 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 14 (2.39%) JIRA
9 14 (2.39%) Maven
10 13 (2.21%) Jasmine
10 13 (2.21%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.04%) MSTest
12 11 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (1.70%) Jenkins
14 9 (1.53%) NSubstitute
15 8 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.36%) ClearCase
16 7 (1.19%) ClearQuest
General
1 201 (34.24%) Finance
2 120 (20.44%) Banking
3 77 (13.12%) Front Office
4 76 (12.95%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.92%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.56%) Back Office
7 10 (1.70%) Retail
8 7 (1.19%) Marketing
9 6 (1.02%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Games
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 447 (76.15%) Developer
2 228 (38.84%) C# Developer
3 157 (26.75%) .NET Developer
4 119 (20.27%) Senior Developer
5 109 (18.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 65 (11.07%) Senior C# Developer
7 54 (9.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 51 (8.69%) Analyst
9 46 (7.84%) SQL Developer
10 40 (6.81%) WPF Developer
11 37 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 37 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 36 (6.13%) C# WPF Developer
13 29 (4.94%) Java Developer
13 29 (4.94%) Web Developer
14 28 (4.77%) Front Office Developer
15 24 (4.09%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
16 21 (3.58%) Senior WPF Developer
17 19 (3.24%) Agile Developer
17 19 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (70.02%) .NET
2 177 (30.15%) ASP.NET
3 105 (17.89%) HTML
4 95 (16.18%) .NET Framework
5 89 (15.16%) WPF
6 88 (14.99%) AngularJS
7 80 (13.63%) CSS
8 76 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 72 (12.27%) WCF
10 59 (10.05%) jQuery
11 54 (9.20%) HTML5
12 51 (8.69%) Web Services
13 44 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 44 (7.50%) XML
14 36 (6.13%) Entity Framework
15 26 (4.43%) WinForms
16 21 (3.58%) Reactive Extensions
17 19 (3.24%) LINQ
17 19 (3.24%) REST
17 19 (3.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 36 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.79%) Derivative
4 30 (5.11%) Equities
5 28 (4.77%) Fixed Income
6 21 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.73%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (2.39%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
10 12 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.04%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.87%) User Experience
12 8 (1.36%) Clustering
12 8 (1.36%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.36%) Market Risk
13 7 (1.19%) IVR
13 7 (1.19%) Smartcard
14 6 (1.02%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.85%) Fintech
15 5 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 85 (14.48%) Windows
2 25 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 19 (3.24%) Linux
4 17 (2.90%) Unix
4 17 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.51%) Android
7 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (31.01%) TDD
3 134 (22.83%) MVC
4 110 (18.74%) BDD
5 81 (13.80%) Multithreading
6 70 (11.93%) Scrum
7 67 (11.41%) Web Development
8 66 (11.24%) OO
9 49 (8.35%) Unit Testing
10 46 (7.84%) MVVM
11 43 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (4.94%) Software Engineering
13 28 (4.77%) CRM
14 27 (4.60%) DevOps
14 27 (4.60%) SOA
15 24 (4.09%) E-Commerce
16 23 (3.92%) Front End Development
17 22 (3.75%) Migration
18 21 (3.58%) Change Management
18 21 (3.58%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 226 (38.50%) SQL
2 123 (20.95%) JavaScript
3 93 (15.84%) Java
4 61 (10.39%) T-SQL
5 48 (8.18%) PowerShell
6 38 (6.47%) C++
6 38 (6.47%) VBA
7 25 (4.26%) Python
8 23 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 17 (2.90%) VB
9 17 (2.90%) XAML
10 14 (2.39%) Perl
10 14 (2.39%) PHP
11 12 (2.04%) VBScript
12 8 (1.36%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.02%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.02%) Ruby
14 5 (0.85%) C
14 5 (0.85%) VC++
15 4 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (7.50%) Degree
2 12 (2.04%) ISEB
3 8 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.02%) MCSE
6 4 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.68%) MCITP
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%) MCTS
9 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.75%) QA
2 4 (0.68%) WCAG
3 2 (0.34%) HL7
3 2 (0.34%) MiFID
3 2 (0.34%) SDET
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.19%) Docker
4 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.34%) vSphere
7 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.17%) GridGain
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.39%) Puppet
2 8 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (1.02%) Kibana
5 5 (0.85%) Ganglia
5 5 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.85%) logstash
6 4 (0.68%) Ansible
7 3 (0.51%) Control-M
7 3 (0.51%) SCOM
8 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.34%) SCCM
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.17%) Graphite
9 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.17%) Nagios
9 1 (0.17%) Salt
9 1 (0.17%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 114 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.37%) Oracle
3 15 (2.56%) DataSynapse
3 15 (2.56%) Sybase
4 14 (2.39%) DevExpress
5 13 (2.21%) VMware
6 11 (1.87%) Citrix
6 11 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.87%) TIBCO
7 8 (1.36%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.19%) Reuters
8 7 (1.19%) Splunk
9 6 (1.02%) Dell
9 6 (1.02%) HP
9 6 (1.02%) OpenLink
10 5 (0.85%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.85%) IBM
11 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.68%) RedDot
11 4 (0.68%) Telerik
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