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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 24 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing C# 1533 1815 1811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.92% 7.69% 7.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.91% 18.14% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1229 1439 1379
Median daily rate £463 £480 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 5
Median hourly rate £190.00 £52.17 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.19% +9.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +7.73%
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
9633 10005 9568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.47% 42.40% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7244 7329 6883
Median daily rate £475 £450 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 92 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.49 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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 -6 284 £475 -5.00% 142
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £425 - 2
Uxbridge +8 7 £349 - 1
Croydon -16 6 £305 -12.85% 4
Canary Wharf +7 5 £363 -14.18%
Bromley -2 5 £325 - 4
Brentford - 3 £475 - 1
Docklands, London +11 2 - - 1
Hayes - 2 £340 -
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 2
Harrow - 1 £360 -
Romford - 1 £400 -
Southall - 1 £340 -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 2235 (70.44%) .NET
2 1273 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
3 1138 (35.87%) SQL Server
4 1035 (32.62%) SQL
5 982 (30.95%) ASP.NET
6 978 (30.82%) JavaScript
7 884 (27.86%) MVC
8 861 (27.14%) Finance
9 841 (26.50%) HTML
10 800 (25.21%) TDD
11 724 (22.82%) Microsoft
12 602 (18.97%) CSS
13 516 (16.26%) Java
14 500 (15.76%) Banking
15 481 (15.16%) AngularJS
16 477 (15.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 458 (14.43%) .NET Framework
18 457 (14.40%) Front Office
19 413 (13.02%) Windows
20 408 (12.86%) Scrum
21 407 (12.83%) HTML5
22 393 (12.39%) jQuery
23 391 (12.32%) OO
24 381 (12.01%) WPF
24 381 (12.01%) BDD
25 368 (11.60%) C++
26 348 (10.97%) WCF
27 327 (10.31%) Web Services
28 309 (9.74%) Oracle
29 297 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 180 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 127 (4.00%) CMS
3 103 (3.25%) IIS
4 81 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 67 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 66 (2.08%) Umbraco
7 54 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 54 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 37 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
9 35 (1.10%) Confluence
10 22 (0.69%) Apache Spark
11 19 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.57%) Apache
13 17 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
14 16 (0.50%) EPiServer CMS
14 16 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
15 13 (0.41%) NServiceBus
16 11 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (0.35%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 268 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.76%) MS Office
3 19 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.13%) MS Project
8 2 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.063%) Mingle
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 113 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.04%) RMDS
3 23 (0.72%) Endur
4 14 (0.44%) ION MarketView
5 8 (0.25%) Beauchamp
5 8 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.25%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.19%) Global One
6 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.095%) FINCAD Analytics
8 3 (0.095%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.095%) Relativity
9 2 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.063%) Magento
9 2 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 297 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.58%) Office 365
4 30 (0.95%) GitHub
5 28 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (0.88%) SaaS
6 20 (0.63%) IaaS
7 19 (0.60%) PaaS
8 14 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.25%) Yammer
10 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.16%) Route 53
13 4 (0.13%) Force.com
13 4 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.095%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.27%) HTTP
2 59 (1.86%) Internet
3 25 (0.79%) Intranet
4 20 (0.63%) Firewall
5 18 (0.57%) DNS
6 17 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 15 (0.47%) Kerberos
8 13 (0.41%) NetScaler
9 11 (0.35%) Network Security
10 9 (0.28%) LAN
10 9 (0.28%) SSL
11 8 (0.25%) VPN
12 7 (0.22%) AMQP
12 7 (0.22%) LDAP
12 7 (0.22%) WAN
13 5 (0.16%) MQTT
13 5 (0.16%) Wireless
14 4 (0.13%) SAN
14 4 (0.13%) SNMP
15 3 (0.095%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1138 (35.87%) SQL Server
2 207 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 174 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 167 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 154 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 140 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 140 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 127 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 73 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 67 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 67 (2.11%) MySQL
10 66 (2.08%) Oracle Database
11 60 (1.89%) Big Data
12 57 (1.80%) RDBMS
13 51 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
14 45 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 42 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
16 35 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
17 29 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 289 (9.11%) Visual Studio
2 225 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 169 (5.33%) NUnit
4 162 (5.11%) Git (software)
5 127 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 123 (3.88%) SpecFlow
7 112 (3.53%) Selenium
8 104 (3.28%) JIRA
8 104 (3.28%) Subversion
9 95 (2.99%) Jenkins
10 60 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
11 50 (1.58%) WebDriver
12 49 (1.54%) Moq
13 46 (1.45%) MSTest
14 41 (1.29%) Cucumber
15 35 (1.10%) Maven
16 32 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 31 (0.98%) JUnit
18 29 (0.91%) MSBuild
19 25 (0.79%) NuGet
General
1 861 (27.14%) Finance
2 500 (15.76%) Banking
3 457 (14.40%) Front Office
4 217 (6.84%) Investment Banking
5 97 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 94 (2.96%) Back Office
7 88 (2.77%) Retail
8 85 (2.68%) Marketing
9 37 (1.17%) Advertising
10 33 (1.04%) Law
11 27 (0.85%) Legal
12 24 (0.76%) Games
13 23 (0.72%) Publishing
14 20 (0.63%) Telecoms
15 7 (0.22%) Billing
15 7 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.19%) Electronics
16 6 (0.19%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.16%) International Banking
18 4 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2352 (74.13%) Developer
2 1218 (38.39%) C# Developer
3 974 (30.70%) .NET Developer
4 576 (18.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 288 (9.08%) SQL Developer
6 285 (8.98%) Senior Developer
7 251 (7.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 230 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 207 (6.52%) Analyst
10 179 (5.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 172 (5.42%) Agile Developer
12 142 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
13 128 (4.03%) Senior C# Developer
14 124 (3.91%) Java Developer
15 116 (3.66%) WPF Developer
16 113 (3.56%) Agile C# Developer
17 105 (3.31%) C# WPF Developer
17 105 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
18 104 (3.28%) Web Developer
19 103 (3.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2235 (70.44%) .NET
2 982 (30.95%) ASP.NET
3 841 (26.50%) HTML
4 602 (18.97%) CSS
5 481 (15.16%) AngularJS
6 477 (15.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 458 (14.43%) .NET Framework
8 407 (12.83%) HTML5
9 393 (12.39%) jQuery
10 381 (12.01%) WPF
11 348 (10.97%) WCF
12 327 (10.31%) Web Services
13 267 (8.41%) XML
14 265 (8.35%) ASP.NET Web API
15 174 (5.48%) Entity Framework
16 169 (5.33%) REST
17 166 (5.23%) WinForms
18 165 (5.20%) CSS3
19 137 (4.32%) RESTful
20 125 (3.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 234 (7.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 228 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 225 (7.09%) Derivative
4 170 (5.36%) Fixed Income
5 115 (3.62%) Computer Science
6 93 (2.93%) User Experience
7 91 (2.87%) Equities
8 89 (2.80%) Hedge funds
9 83 (2.62%) Mathematics
10 68 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
11 62 (1.95%) Mobile App
12 55 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
13 50 (1.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 48 (1.51%) Algorithms
15 46 (1.45%) Market Risk
16 41 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
17 39 (1.23%) Management Information System
18 36 (1.13%) Visualisation
19 35 (1.10%) Data Structures
20 32 (1.01%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 413 (13.02%) Windows
2 121 (3.81%) Windows Server
3 110 (3.47%) Linux
4 61 (1.92%) Android
5 60 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 53 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (1.61%) Unix
8 30 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.50%) Windows Phone
10 14 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 11 (0.35%) Solaris
13 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.19%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.095%) AIX
16 3 (0.095%) CentOS
16 3 (0.095%) HPUX
16 3 (0.095%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.032%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1273 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
2 884 (27.86%) MVC
3 800 (25.21%) TDD
4 408 (12.86%) Scrum
5 391 (12.32%) OO
6 381 (12.01%) BDD
7 287 (9.05%) Multithreading
8 261 (8.23%) Unit Testing
9 258 (8.13%) E-Commerce
10 241 (7.60%) Web Development
11 235 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 233 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
13 180 (5.67%) Electronic Trading
14 178 (5.61%) SDLC
15 173 (5.45%) DevOps
16 169 (5.33%) CRM
17 165 (5.20%) MVVM
18 150 (4.73%) SOA
19 141 (4.44%) Low Latency
20 123 (3.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1035 (32.62%) SQL
2 978 (30.82%) JavaScript
3 516 (16.26%) Java
4 368 (11.60%) C++
5 232 (7.31%) T-SQL
6 217 (6.84%) PowerShell
7 215 (6.78%) Python
8 173 (5.45%) VBA
9 116 (3.66%) VB.NET
10 106 (3.34%) VB
11 96 (3.03%) Ruby
12 86 (2.71%) Perl
13 84 (2.65%) C
14 73 (2.30%) PL/SQL
15 71 (2.24%) XAML
16 55 (1.73%) PHP
17 51 (1.61%) TypeScript
17 51 (1.61%) VBScript
18 42 (1.32%) Scala
19 28 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 168 (5.29%) Degree
2 74 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 48 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (0.95%) PhD
6 22 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 20 (0.63%) ISEB
8 13 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.41%) MCSD
9 11 (0.35%) MCPD
9 11 (0.35%) MCSE
10 9 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.28%) MCITP
11 6 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.19%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 5 (0.16%) MCP
12 5 (0.16%) PMP
13 4 (0.13%) CISSP
13 4 (0.13%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (4.60%) QA
2 20 (0.63%) MiFID
3 14 (0.44%) SDET
4 7 (0.22%) SLA
5 6 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.16%) WCAG
7 3 (0.095%) EMIR
8 2 (0.063%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.063%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.063%) HL7
8 2 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 2 (0.063%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.063%) MISRA
8 2 (0.063%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.063%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.032%) BS25999
9 1 (0.032%) COBIT
9 1 (0.032%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.032%) WAI
System Software
1 66 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.13%) Docker
3 34 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.47%) vSphere
6 11 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.19%) KVM
9 5 (0.16%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.063%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.063%) GridGain
13 1 (0.032%) HDFS
13 1 (0.032%) Platform Symphony
13 1 (0.032%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 58 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (1.29%) Puppet
3 23 (0.72%) Kibana
4 22 (0.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 17 (0.54%) Control-M
6 15 (0.47%) Nagios
7 14 (0.44%) Ansible
8 12 (0.38%) SCCM
8 12 (0.38%) SCOM
9 9 (0.28%) EdgeSight
9 9 (0.28%) HP SIM
9 9 (0.28%) logstash
10 7 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.19%) BladeLogic
11 6 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.19%) Terraform
12 5 (0.16%) StatsD
13 4 (0.13%) Grafana
13 4 (0.13%) HP Fortify
13 4 (0.13%) Icinga
Vendors
1 724 (22.82%) Microsoft
2 309 (9.74%) Oracle
3 71 (2.24%) Sitecore
4 67 (2.11%) TIBCO
5 51 (1.61%) VMware
6 47 (1.48%) Sybase
7 42 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 40 (1.26%) IBM
9 38 (1.20%) DevExpress
10 37 (1.17%) EPiServer
11 35 (1.10%) Google
12 33 (1.04%) Citrix
12 33 (1.04%) HP
12 33 (1.04%) ION Trading
13 31 (0.98%) Reuters
14 26 (0.82%) Informatica
15 25 (0.79%) Splunk
16 23 (0.72%) Atlassian
17 20 (0.63%) Xamarin
18 19 (0.60%) Bloomberg
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £380 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £400 - £485 per day + likely extension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Circa £550 day rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + 8hr working day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago