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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 23 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 1470 1707 1846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.88% 7.55% 7.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.05% 17.03% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1350 1471
Median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £47.83 £38.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.23% -23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £38.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.13 £38.50 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9767 10025 10226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.74% 44.35% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7321 7524 7773
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 54
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.23 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% -16.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in London

C#
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in London

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in London

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in London

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in London

C#
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 294 £450 -10.00% 135
Bromley - 11 £500 - 1
Greenford - 9 £413 -
Uxbridge +13 8 £233 - 1
Docklands, London +4 7 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +6 6 £443 +77.00% 6
Canary Wharf -13 4 £569 +0.66%
Croydon -22 4 £325 +9.24% 2
New Malden - 4 - -
Westminster -6 3 £315 +6.32% 1
Mayfair -1 2 £550 -21.42%
Lewisham - 2 £325 -
Twickenham +3 1 - - 5
Ealing +3 1 £363 +4.31%
Hammersmith -2 1 £475 +39.70% 1
Feltham -2 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for C#.

1 2137 (71.86%) .NET
2 1283 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1149 (38.63%) SQL Server
4 993 (33.39%) SQL
5 978 (32.89%) JavaScript
6 961 (32.31%) ASP.NET
7 843 (28.35%) HTML
8 826 (27.77%) MVC
9 757 (25.45%) TDD
10 750 (25.22%) Finance
11 700 (23.54%) Microsoft
12 587 (19.74%) CSS
13 548 (18.43%) AngularJS
14 506 (17.01%) Java
15 457 (15.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 453 (15.23%) Banking
17 401 (13.48%) Scrum
18 396 (13.32%) Web Services
19 394 (13.25%) OO
20 369 (12.41%) Windows
20 369 (12.41%) .NET Framework
21 352 (11.84%) WCF
22 350 (11.77%) jQuery
22 350 (11.77%) BDD
23 340 (11.43%) HTML5
24 339 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
25 322 (10.83%) XML
25 322 (10.83%) Front Office
26 309 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API
27 301 (10.12%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 191 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 121 (4.07%) CMS
3 94 (3.16%) IIS
4 75 (2.52%) Confluence
5 72 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 66 (2.22%) Umbraco
7 61 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
8 59 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
9 55 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 53 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
11 31 (1.04%) Apache Spark
12 30 (1.01%) Apache
13 22 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 19 (0.64%) Kentico
14 19 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
15 17 (0.57%) NServiceBus
16 16 (0.54%) Tomcat
17 15 (0.50%) OpenStack
17 15 (0.50%) Skype for Business
18 14 (0.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 260 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.31%) MS Office
3 16 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.20%) LaTeX
6 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.20%) SketchUp
7 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.10%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.067%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.067%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.067%) Mingle
10 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.034%) Maya
10 1 (0.034%) MS Project
10 1 (0.034%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.034%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 146 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.37%) RMDS
3 10 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.30%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.17%) Endur
6 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.10%) Relativity
7 3 (0.10%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.10%) Summit
7 3 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.067%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.067%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.067%) SDL Web 8
8 2 (0.067%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.067%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.067%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.034%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 339 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 184 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (2.49%) Office 365
4 39 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (1.18%) PaaS
6 34 (1.14%) GitHub
7 32 (1.08%) IaaS
7 32 (1.08%) SaaS
8 17 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.44%) Yammer
12 11 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (0.27%) Data Lake Analytics
16 7 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 6 (0.20%) Trello
18 5 (0.17%) Google Analytics
19 3 (0.10%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.42%) HTTP
2 43 (1.45%) Internet
3 24 (0.81%) Firewall
4 20 (0.67%) Kerberos
4 20 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.61%) LDAP
6 17 (0.57%) Intranet
7 12 (0.40%) AMQP
7 12 (0.40%) Network Security
8 11 (0.37%) DNS
9 8 (0.27%) FTP
9 8 (0.27%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.27%) LAN
9 8 (0.27%) WAN
10 6 (0.20%) DHCP
10 6 (0.20%) SMTP
10 6 (0.20%) SSL
10 6 (0.20%) X.509
11 5 (0.17%) MQTT
12 4 (0.13%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1149 (38.63%) SQL Server
2 223 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 204 (6.86%) NoSQL
4 179 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 155 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 132 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 122 (4.10%) MongoDB
8 98 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
9 90 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 89 (2.99%) Relational Database
11 88 (2.96%) Big Data
12 72 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 60 (2.02%) Oracle Database
14 55 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 49 (1.65%) MySQL
16 42 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 40 (1.34%) Power BI
18 38 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
19 31 (1.04%) Apache Hive
20 28 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 234 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 218 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 190 (6.39%) Git (software)
4 157 (5.28%) JIRA
5 151 (5.08%) TeamCity
6 134 (4.51%) Selenium
7 131 (4.40%) NUnit
8 125 (4.20%) Subversion
9 111 (3.73%) Jenkins
10 107 (3.60%) SpecFlow
11 80 (2.69%) WebDriver
12 66 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 57 (1.92%) Cucumber
14 51 (1.71%) Moq
15 46 (1.55%) MSTest
16 35 (1.18%) Grunt
17 33 (1.11%) gulp
18 29 (0.98%) NuGet
19 28 (0.94%) Gradle
20 27 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 750 (25.22%) Finance
2 453 (15.23%) Banking
3 322 (10.83%) Front Office
4 183 (6.15%) Investment Banking
5 130 (4.37%) Retail
6 95 (3.19%) Back Office
7 80 (2.69%) Marketing
8 79 (2.66%) Advertising
9 58 (1.95%) Financial Institution
10 56 (1.88%) Games
11 32 (1.08%) Legal
12 28 (0.94%) Law
13 26 (0.87%) Publishing
14 23 (0.77%) Retail Banking
15 17 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
16 12 (0.40%) Telecoms
17 7 (0.24%) Electronics
18 6 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.20%) Billing
18 6 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 2148 (72.23%) Developer
2 1032 (34.70%) C# Developer
3 864 (29.05%) .NET Developer
4 536 (18.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 246 (8.27%) Senior Developer
6 239 (8.04%) SQL Developer
7 213 (7.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 195 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 165 (5.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 157 (5.28%) Analyst
10 157 (5.28%) Architect
11 139 (4.67%) Agile Developer
12 134 (4.51%) Full Stack Developer
13 133 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
14 125 (4.20%) Angular Developer
14 125 (4.20%) Java Developer
15 110 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
16 101 (3.40%) Consultant
17 100 (3.36%) Senior .NET Developer
17 100 (3.36%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2137 (71.86%) .NET
2 961 (32.31%) ASP.NET
3 843 (28.35%) HTML
4 587 (19.74%) CSS
5 548 (18.43%) AngularJS
6 457 (15.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 396 (13.32%) Web Services
8 369 (12.41%) .NET Framework
9 352 (11.84%) WCF
10 350 (11.77%) jQuery
11 340 (11.43%) HTML5
12 322 (10.83%) XML
13 309 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 293 (9.85%) WPF
15 214 (7.20%) RESTful
16 200 (6.72%) REST
17 178 (5.99%) Entity Framework
18 131 (4.40%) Node.js
19 126 (4.24%) CSS3
19 126 (4.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 181 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (5.11%) Computer Science
3 148 (4.98%) Derivative
4 140 (4.71%) Fixed Income
5 139 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 110 (3.70%) User Experience
7 81 (2.72%) Mathematics
8 80 (2.69%) Mobile App
9 77 (2.59%) Algorithms
10 71 (2.39%) Equities
11 69 (2.32%) Data Structures
11 69 (2.32%) Hedge funds
12 59 (1.98%) Management Information System
13 53 (1.78%) Market Risk
14 44 (1.48%) Fintech
15 43 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
16 42 (1.41%) Visualisation
17 41 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
18 38 (1.28%) Virtual Team
19 31 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 369 (12.41%) Windows
2 134 (4.51%) Linux
3 85 (2.86%) Android
4 83 (2.79%) Windows Server
5 80 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 77 (2.59%) Unix
7 36 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.30%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.27%) CentOS
11 8 (0.27%) Solaris
11 8 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.20%) AIX
13 5 (0.17%) HPUX
13 5 (0.17%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1283 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 826 (27.77%) MVC
3 757 (25.45%) TDD
4 401 (13.48%) Scrum
5 394 (13.25%) OO
6 350 (11.77%) BDD
7 273 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
8 237 (7.97%) E-Commerce
9 236 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 228 (7.67%) Unit Testing
11 215 (7.23%) Web Development
12 207 (6.96%) Multithreading
13 199 (6.69%) DevOps
14 194 (6.52%) CRM
15 186 (6.25%) SDLC
16 154 (5.18%) Analytics
17 153 (5.14%) OOP
18 145 (4.88%) MVVM
19 124 (4.17%) SOA
20 119 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 993 (33.39%) SQL
2 978 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 506 (17.01%) Java
4 301 (10.12%) T-SQL
5 294 (9.89%) C++
6 222 (7.46%) Python
7 133 (4.47%) PowerShell
8 117 (3.93%) VB.NET
9 90 (3.03%) VBA
10 88 (2.96%) Ruby
11 71 (2.39%) Perl
12 70 (2.35%) C
12 70 (2.35%) TypeScript
13 66 (2.22%) PHP
14 64 (2.15%) PL/SQL
15 59 (1.98%) Scala
16 58 (1.95%) XAML
17 53 (1.78%) VB
18 39 (1.31%) Shell Script
19 33 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 168 (5.65%) Degree
2 68 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.11%) DV Cleared
3 33 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (0.64%) PhD
6 13 (0.44%) MCITP
6 13 (0.44%) MCSE
7 9 (0.30%) CISSP
8 8 (0.27%) ISEB
8 8 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.27%) MCP
8 8 (0.27%) MCSD
9 7 (0.24%) MCAD
9 7 (0.24%) MCPD
9 7 (0.24%) MCTS
10 6 (0.20%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.13%) CCNA
11 4 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (5.41%) QA
2 29 (0.98%) SDET
3 12 (0.40%) MiFID
4 11 (0.37%) SLA
5 10 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.27%) Basel III
7 5 (0.17%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.13%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 4 (0.13%) MISRA
8 4 (0.13%) MISRA C
9 3 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.10%) HL7
9 3 (0.10%) WCAG
10 2 (0.067%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.034%) COBIT
11 1 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.034%) EMIR
11 1 (0.034%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.034%) ISO20022
System Software
1 94 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 49 (1.65%) Docker
3 32 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.20%) KVM
6 6 (0.20%) vSphere
7 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.10%) XenApp
10 2 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.034%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.034%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.034%) Firmware
11 1 (0.034%) Gluster
11 1 (0.034%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.034%) vCloud
11 1 (0.034%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (1.65%) Puppet
3 29 (0.98%) Ansible
4 16 (0.54%) SCOM
5 10 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
5 10 (0.34%) Control-M
6 9 (0.30%) Nessus
7 8 (0.27%) Kibana
8 7 (0.24%) SCCM
9 6 (0.20%) SELinux
9 6 (0.20%) Terraform
10 5 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (0.17%) HP Fortify
10 5 (0.17%) logstash
11 4 (0.13%) Nagios
11 4 (0.13%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.10%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (0.10%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 700 (23.54%) Microsoft
2 239 (8.04%) Oracle
3 102 (3.43%) Sitecore
4 53 (1.78%) Atlassian
5 52 (1.75%) Xamarin
6 48 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
7 46 (1.55%) EPiServer
7 46 (1.55%) VMware
8 43 (1.45%) Sybase
9 41 (1.38%) Google
10 36 (1.21%) TIBCO
11 31 (1.04%) DevExpress
12 24 (0.81%) SAP
13 23 (0.77%) IBM
13 23 (0.77%) Informatica
14 21 (0.71%) Splunk
15 19 (0.64%) Adobe
16 18 (0.61%) Red Hat
17 16 (0.54%) Tableau
18 15 (0.50%) Apigee
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £595 - £645 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day 3 Month Rolling Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago