The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 426 420 412
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 2 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.025% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.027% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Average daily rate
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£500 £390 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -9.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22291 22532 23252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.61% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15700 15338 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 423 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Programmer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

C# Programmer Daily Rate Trend in London

C# Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

C# Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in London

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C# Programmer in their job title 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 with C# Programmer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) XAML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Practice Management
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Law
5 3 (33.33%) Legal
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 1 (11.11%) Fund Management
7 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C# Programmer in their job title 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 with C# Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) CodePlex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) MSI
2 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Law
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 1 (11.11%) Equities
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Practice Management
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Fund Management
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) EAI
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) XAML
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) InterSystems
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM