The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Programmer
Rank 391 388 397
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 10 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.078% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.085% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £378 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £555 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
-14.81% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21865 22414 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15013 15255 15840
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 472 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
C# Programmer
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +19 3 £375 -26.82% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
C# Programmer
England

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 10 (52.63%) WCF
5 6 (31.58%) WPF
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) OO
7 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (21.05%) Derivative
8 3 (15.79%) Banking
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) JSON
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
8 3 (15.79%) UML
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) Front Office
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.26%) Kentico
1 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
4 6 (31.58%) WPF
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) JSON
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) XSLT
6 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (10.53%) WinForms
7 2 (10.53%) COM+
7 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
7 2 (10.53%) MSMQ
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
1 4 (21.05%) Derivative
2 2 (10.53%) W3C
2 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.79%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) F#
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com