The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C# Developer
Rank 111 132 181
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 46 65 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 1.19% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.25% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 63 17
Median daily rate £600 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.46% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Senior C# Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3194 5206 5695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.34% 95.00% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2607 3980 4278
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 90 79
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £29.32 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Senior C# Developer in the job title.

Senior C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior C# Developer
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 Senior C# Developer across the City of London region.

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior C# Developer
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 Senior C# Developer across the City of London region.

Senior C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Senior C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 55 (83.33%) .NET
3 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (66.67%) TDD
5 35 (53.03%) SQL
5 35 (53.03%) Multithreading
6 29 (43.94%) WPF
7 24 (36.36%) Front Office
8 23 (34.85%) Banking
9 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 20 (30.30%) Investment Banking
11 19 (28.79%) Finance
12 17 (25.76%) MVC
12 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
12 17 (25.76%) WCF
12 17 (25.76%) MVVM
13 16 (24.24%) BDD
14 15 (22.73%) Reactive Extensions
15 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
16 12 (18.18%) Task Parallel Library
16 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
17 11 (16.67%) DevExpress
17 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
18 10 (15.15%) Garbage Collection
18 10 (15.15%) Financial Institution
19 9 (13.64%) HTML
19 9 (13.64%) Windows
19 9 (13.64%) NUnit
20 8 (12.12%) SOA
20 8 (12.12%) JavaScript

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
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 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) MS Access
5 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) HBase
6 1 (1.52%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) NUnit
2 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.58%) MSTest
4 3 (4.55%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.55%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (3.03%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.03%) Selenium
5 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) NCrunch
6 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (36.36%) Front Office
2 23 (34.85%) Banking
3 20 (30.30%) Investment Banking
4 19 (28.79%) Finance
5 10 (15.15%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (83.33%) .NET
2 29 (43.94%) WPF
3 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
3 17 (25.76%) WCF
4 15 (22.73%) Reactive Extensions
5 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
6 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 12 (18.18%) Task Parallel Library
7 9 (13.64%) HTML
8 7 (10.61%) HTML5
9 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (7.58%) Entity Framework
10 5 (7.58%) LINQ
10 5 (7.58%) WinForms
11 4 (6.06%) CSS
11 4 (6.06%) jQuery
11 4 (6.06%) Kendo UI
11 4 (6.06%) RESTful
11 4 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Equities
1 8 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.58%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.55%) Derivative
4 2 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (66.67%) TDD
3 35 (53.03%) Multithreading
4 17 (25.76%) MVC
4 17 (25.76%) MVVM
5 16 (24.24%) BDD
6 10 (15.15%) Garbage Collection
7 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 8 (12.12%) SOA
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.61%) Greeks
8 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.58%) OO
10 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.55%) OOP
10 3 (4.55%) SDLC
10 3 (4.55%) Web Development
11 2 (3.03%) DevOps
11 2 (3.03%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (53.03%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.12%) VBA
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) MiFID
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) DataSynapse
3 2 (3.03%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) Sybase
4 1 (1.52%) Telerik