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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Programmer
Rank 402 406 381
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.049% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.053% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Average daily rate
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£550 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £384 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £575 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C# Programmer
England

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
21380 22668 20101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.07% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15411 15612 13455
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 388 555
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.20 £19.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - - - -
City of London - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
C# Programmer
England

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) WCF
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
7 4 (33.33%) TDD
7 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) WPF
8 3 (25.00%) Derivative
8 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (25.00%) OOD
8 3 (25.00%) ETL
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle
9 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (16.67%) NUnit
9 2 (16.67%) Subversion

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 (8.33%) Kentico
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Moq
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) WF
4 2 (16.67%) LINQ
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) MDX
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) MFC
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) XAML
3 2 (16.67%) F#
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 2 (16.67%) Facebook
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Syncfusion
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica