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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 22 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 1523 1860 1870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.08% 7.94% 8.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.35% 18.81% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1451 1449
Median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
Median hourly rate £190.00 £47.83 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+297.24% +0.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.64%
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
9315 9889 9723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.33% 42.19% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7068 7247 7077
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 89 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £17.80 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.00 £52.19 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -5 293 £475 -0.31% 132
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £425 - 4
Canary Wharf +4 7 £425 -15.00%
Croydon -15 7 £350 - 1
Bromley -6 5 £325 - 5
Uxbridge +5 3 £360 -4.00%
Brentford - 3 £475 - 1
Docklands, London +7 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £340 -
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 1
Southall - 2 £340 -
Ealing -2 1 £375 -
Westminster -20 1 £425 +25.00%
Harrow - 1 £360 - 2
Romford - 1 £400 -
Teddington - 1 £275 -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2237 (69.58%) .NET
2 1252 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
3 1191 (37.05%) SQL Server
4 1063 (33.06%) SQL
5 984 (30.61%) ASP.NET
6 940 (29.24%) JavaScript
7 889 (27.65%) MVC
8 884 (27.50%) Finance
9 816 (25.38%) HTML
10 802 (24.95%) TDD
11 742 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 581 (18.07%) CSS
13 528 (16.42%) Java
14 521 (16.21%) Banking
15 493 (15.33%) Front Office
16 490 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 475 (14.77%) AngularJS
18 470 (14.62%) .NET Framework
19 450 (14.00%) Windows
20 400 (12.44%) OO
20 400 (12.44%) HTML5
20 400 (12.44%) BDD
21 396 (12.32%) Scrum
22 393 (12.22%) jQuery
23 392 (12.19%) WPF
24 367 (11.42%) C++
25 353 (10.98%) WCF
26 330 (10.26%) Web Services
27 322 (10.02%) Oracle
28 294 (9.14%) Multithreading

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
1 165 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 134 (4.17%) CMS
3 125 (3.89%) IIS
4 71 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 67 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 65 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 62 (1.93%) Sitecore CMS
8 55 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
9 40 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
10 29 (0.90%) Confluence
11 20 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 19 (0.59%) Apache
13 18 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
13 18 (0.56%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.47%) EPiServer CMS
15 14 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
16 13 (0.40%) NServiceBus
16 13 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
17 11 (0.34%) Skype for Business
17 11 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 286 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 60 (1.87%) MS Office
3 19 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 17 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.19%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.16%) MS Project
7 2 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.062%) Mingle
8 1 (0.031%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 114 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.00%) RMDS
3 26 (0.81%) Endur
4 14 (0.44%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.25%) Beauchamp
6 8 (0.25%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.19%) Global One
8 6 (0.19%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
11 3 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.093%) FINCAD Analytics
11 3 (0.093%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.093%) Relativity
12 2 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.062%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 281 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 140 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.43%) Office 365
4 35 (1.09%) GitHub
5 28 (0.87%) SaaS
6 24 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.59%) IaaS
7 19 (0.59%) PaaS
8 17 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.34%) Yammer
11 8 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.19%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.19%) Route 53
14 5 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.12%) HTTP
2 61 (1.90%) Internet
3 25 (0.78%) Intranet
4 21 (0.65%) Firewall
5 18 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.53%) DNS
7 13 (0.40%) Kerberos
7 13 (0.40%) NetScaler
8 11 (0.34%) SSL
8 11 (0.34%) VPN
9 8 (0.25%) Network Security
10 6 (0.19%) AMQP
10 6 (0.19%) LDAP
11 5 (0.16%) Wireless
12 4 (0.12%) MQTT
12 4 (0.12%) SAN
12 4 (0.12%) SNMP
13 3 (0.093%) Extranet
13 3 (0.093%) FTP
13 3 (0.093%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1191 (37.05%) SQL Server
2 226 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 186 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 172 (5.35%) Relational Database
5 163 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 160 (4.98%) NoSQL
7 142 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 141 (4.39%) MongoDB
9 92 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 72 (2.24%) MySQL
11 70 (2.18%) Oracle Database
12 64 (1.99%) Big Data
12 64 (1.99%) RDBMS
13 58 (1.80%) Hadoop
14 54 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
17 37 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
18 36 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 32 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 272 (8.46%) Visual Studio
2 219 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 172 (5.35%) NUnit
4 144 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 131 (4.07%) SpecFlow
6 113 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 107 (3.33%) Selenium
8 100 (3.11%) Subversion
9 98 (3.05%) JIRA
10 85 (2.64%) Jenkins
11 55 (1.71%) Moq
12 53 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
13 46 (1.43%) MSTest
14 45 (1.40%) WebDriver
15 41 (1.28%) Cucumber
16 34 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 29 (0.90%) JUnit
17 29 (0.90%) MSBuild
18 27 (0.84%) Maven
19 25 (0.78%) NuGet
General
1 884 (27.50%) Finance
2 521 (16.21%) Banking
3 493 (15.33%) Front Office
4 234 (7.28%) Investment Banking
5 99 (3.08%) Financial Institution
6 93 (2.89%) Back Office
7 88 (2.74%) Retail
8 74 (2.30%) Marketing
9 29 (0.90%) Law
10 28 (0.87%) Advertising
10 28 (0.87%) Legal
11 24 (0.75%) Games
12 22 (0.68%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.47%) Publishing
14 9 (0.28%) Billing
15 8 (0.25%) Electronics
15 8 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.16%) International Banking
16 5 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.12%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 2400 (74.65%) Developer
2 1236 (38.44%) C# Developer
3 985 (30.64%) .NET Developer
4 593 (18.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 315 (9.80%) SQL Developer
6 303 (9.42%) Senior Developer
7 263 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 249 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 213 (6.63%) Analyst
10 192 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 167 (5.19%) Agile Developer
12 143 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
13 139 (4.32%) Java Developer
13 139 (4.32%) Senior C# Developer
14 123 (3.83%) WPF Developer
15 112 (3.48%) Agile C# Developer
16 110 (3.42%) C# WPF Developer
17 108 (3.36%) Web Developer
18 104 (3.23%) Front Office Developer
19 101 (3.14%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2237 (69.58%) .NET
2 984 (30.61%) ASP.NET
3 816 (25.38%) HTML
4 581 (18.07%) CSS
5 490 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 475 (14.77%) AngularJS
7 470 (14.62%) .NET Framework
8 400 (12.44%) HTML5
9 393 (12.22%) jQuery
10 392 (12.19%) WPF
11 353 (10.98%) WCF
12 330 (10.26%) Web Services
13 274 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 266 (8.27%) XML
15 174 (5.41%) Entity Framework
15 174 (5.41%) WinForms
16 166 (5.16%) REST
17 160 (4.98%) CSS3
18 136 (4.23%) RESTful
19 117 (3.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 252 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 245 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 217 (6.75%) Derivative
4 171 (5.32%) Fixed Income
5 118 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 100 (3.11%) Equities
7 95 (2.95%) User Experience
8 93 (2.89%) Hedge funds
8 93 (2.89%) Mathematics
9 73 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
10 62 (1.93%) Inversion of Control
11 60 (1.87%) Mobile App
12 51 (1.59%) Market Risk
13 46 (1.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 45 (1.40%) Algorithms
15 44 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
16 43 (1.34%) Management Information System
17 38 (1.18%) Visualisation
18 36 (1.12%) Grid Computing
19 35 (1.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 450 (14.00%) Windows
2 135 (4.20%) Windows Server
3 119 (3.70%) Linux
4 61 (1.90%) Unix
5 58 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (1.74%) Android
7 54 (1.68%) Apple iOS
8 39 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 14 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.34%) Solaris
12 11 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.16%) AIX
14 5 (0.16%) HPUX
14 5 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.093%) CentOS
15 3 (0.093%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.062%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1252 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 889 (27.65%) MVC
3 802 (24.95%) TDD
4 400 (12.44%) BDD
4 400 (12.44%) OO
5 396 (12.32%) Scrum
6 294 (9.14%) Multithreading
7 266 (8.27%) Unit Testing
8 248 (7.71%) Web Development
9 243 (7.56%) E-Commerce
10 236 (7.34%) Software Engineering
11 231 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
12 182 (5.66%) Electronic Trading
13 172 (5.35%) MVVM
14 167 (5.19%) SDLC
15 160 (4.98%) CRM
16 150 (4.67%) SOA
17 147 (4.57%) DevOps
18 140 (4.35%) Low Latency
19 122 (3.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1063 (33.06%) SQL
2 940 (29.24%) JavaScript
3 528 (16.42%) Java
4 367 (11.42%) C++
5 246 (7.65%) T-SQL
6 230 (7.15%) PowerShell
7 218 (6.78%) Python
8 185 (5.75%) VBA
9 122 (3.79%) VB.NET
10 112 (3.48%) VB
11 97 (3.02%) Ruby
12 88 (2.74%) Perl
13 81 (2.52%) C
14 71 (2.21%) XAML
15 66 (2.05%) PL/SQL
16 54 (1.68%) VBScript
17 46 (1.43%) PHP
18 37 (1.15%) Scala
19 30 (0.93%) TypeScript
20 29 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 179 (5.57%) Degree
2 63 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.31%) SC Cleared
4 40 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (1.00%) PhD
6 24 (0.75%) ISEB
7 18 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.47%) MCSD
9 13 (0.40%) MCSE
10 12 (0.37%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.37%) MCPD
11 10 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.28%) MCITP
13 7 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 6 (0.19%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.12%) MCAD
15 4 (0.12%) MCP
15 4 (0.12%) MCSA
15 4 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (4.63%) QA
2 22 (0.68%) MiFID
3 14 (0.44%) SDET
4 8 (0.25%) SLA
5 7 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.16%) WCAG
7 3 (0.093%) EMIR
8 2 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.062%) HL7
8 2 (0.062%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.031%) BS25999
9 1 (0.031%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.031%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.031%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 64 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 30 (0.93%) Docker
3 29 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.47%) vSphere
6 10 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.062%) GridGain
10 2 (0.062%) XenApp
11 1 (0.031%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.031%) HDFS
11 1 (0.031%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (1.18%) Puppet
3 28 (0.87%) Kibana
4 22 (0.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 16 (0.50%) Control-M
6 15 (0.47%) logstash
7 14 (0.44%) Ansible
7 14 (0.44%) Nagios
8 12 (0.37%) SCCM
8 12 (0.37%) SCOM
9 9 (0.28%) EdgeSight
9 9 (0.28%) HP SIM
9 9 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.16%) StatsD
12 4 (0.12%) Ganglia
12 4 (0.12%) Grafana
12 4 (0.12%) Icinga
13 3 (0.093%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 742 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 322 (10.02%) Oracle
3 82 (2.55%) Sitecore
4 74 (2.30%) TIBCO
5 54 (1.68%) Sybase
6 51 (1.59%) VMware
7 40 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 38 (1.18%) DevExpress
9 34 (1.06%) Citrix
10 33 (1.03%) EPiServer
10 33 (1.03%) ION Trading
11 32 (1.00%) IBM
11 32 (1.00%) Reuters
12 31 (0.96%) HP
13 30 (0.93%) Splunk
14 25 (0.78%) Telerik
15 21 (0.65%) Google
15 21 (0.65%) Informatica
16 19 (0.59%) DataSynapse
16 19 (0.59%) Xamarin
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