The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 11 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.15% 5.66% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 13.64% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Average daily rate £677 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.29% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £365 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £699 £515 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 44 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 35.38% 41.51% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 70
Average daily rate £478 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £145 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Docklands, London region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Docklands, London region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) OpenLink
3 4 (57.14%) Endur
3 4 (57.14%) VC++
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (42.86%) MFC
4 3 (42.86%) STL
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (14.29%) POJO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Endur
2 1 (14.29%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Commodities Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (42.86%) MFC
2 3 (42.86%) STL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ATL
3 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) POJO
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) ETRM
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VC++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) OpenLink
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ION Trading
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO