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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 397 393 383
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 7 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.048% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.052% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £417 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.06% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £575 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £265 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -24.28%
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
20646 21359 20133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.10% 92.91% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14320 14994 13550
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 383 451
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.43 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
City of London +8 1 £450 +36.36% 1
C# Programmer
England

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) XAML
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (23.08%) Practice Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Law
6 3 (23.08%) Legal
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) OpenLink
7 2 (15.38%) Endur
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Front Office

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (7.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) CodePlex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) MSI
3 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Middleware
6 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Derivative
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Practice Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) ETRM
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Microservices
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) EAI
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) XAML
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) OpenLink
2 2 (15.38%) DevExpress
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) InterSystems