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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / London
Rank 19 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 1407 1605 1645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.26% 7.49% 7.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.01% 17.82% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 1228 1281
Median daily rate £475 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +11.78%

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
8788 9007 9124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.36% 42.01% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6566 6686 6746
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% +4.41%
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 53 62 45
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £18.56 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -1 262 £450 -8.16% 150
Canary Wharf +5 10 £600 +29.03%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 7 £400 +31.14% 14
Greenwich +2 6 £421 -6.38%
Docklands, London -1 4 £550 -18.75%
Twickenham -2 4 £345 -13.75% 3
Lewisham - 4 £300 -
Uxbridge +2 3 £300 -37.50%
New Malden -4 3 - -
Chiswick +2 2 £110 -75.55% 2
Edgware +1 1 £425 +2.40%
Croydon -2 1 £413 +37.50% 1
Hackney -5 1 £325 -3.70%
Southwark - 1 £200 - 3
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1964 (67.98%) .NET
2 1179 (40.81%) Agile Software Development
3 1102 (38.14%) SQL Server
4 976 (33.78%) SQL
5 860 (29.77%) JavaScript
6 801 (27.73%) ASP.NET
7 777 (26.90%) Finance
8 749 (25.93%) MVC
9 711 (24.61%) TDD
10 699 (24.20%) HTML
11 668 (23.12%) Microsoft
12 527 (18.24%) AngularJS
13 507 (17.55%) Java
14 478 (16.55%) Banking
15 450 (15.58%) CSS
16 408 (14.12%) Windows
17 399 (13.81%) Scrum
18 379 (13.12%) Microsoft Azure
19 375 (12.98%) OO
20 369 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
21 363 (12.56%) Web Services
22 351 (12.15%) Front Office
22 351 (12.15%) WPF
23 338 (11.70%) .NET Framework
24 329 (11.39%) BDD
25 327 (11.32%) WCF
26 320 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
27 317 (10.97%) C++
28 303 (10.49%) HTML5
29 283 (9.80%) 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
1 171 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 112 (3.88%) IIS
3 94 (3.25%) CMS
4 74 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 68 (2.35%) Confluence
6 49 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 46 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 40 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 37 (1.28%) Umbraco
10 35 (1.21%) EPiServer
11 33 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
12 27 (0.93%) Apache
12 27 (0.93%) Apache Spark
13 26 (0.90%) Skype for Business
14 19 (0.66%) Apache Pig
15 18 (0.62%) Tomcat
16 17 (0.59%) NServiceBus
17 12 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
17 12 (0.42%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 244 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.14%) MS Office
3 14 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.31%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.21%) 3ds Max
5 6 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.21%) LaTeX
6 5 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.10%) Doxygen
7 3 (0.10%) MS Project
7 3 (0.10%) SketchUp
8 2 (0.069%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.035%) Maya
9 1 (0.035%) Mingle
9 1 (0.035%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 178 (6.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.69%) RMDS
4 19 (0.66%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.17%) Endur
5 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.17%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.14%) Workday HCM
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.10%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.10%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.10%) Summit
8 2 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.069%) Front Arena
8 2 (0.069%) Loan IQ
8 2 (0.069%) Murex MxG2000
8 2 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.069%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 379 (13.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 157 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (2.08%) Office 365
4 57 (1.97%) PaaS
5 51 (1.77%) IaaS
6 35 (1.21%) GitHub
7 26 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (0.83%) SaaS
9 21 (0.73%) Yammer
10 15 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.35%) Data Lake Analytics
12 9 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.21%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.14%) MailChimp
15 4 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.35%) HTTP
2 33 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 25 (0.87%) Firewall
4 24 (0.83%) Internet
5 23 (0.80%) AMQP
6 22 (0.76%) Intranet
7 14 (0.48%) Kerberos
7 14 (0.48%) SSL
8 13 (0.45%) DNS
9 12 (0.42%) LDAP
9 12 (0.42%) SAN
10 9 (0.31%) Network Security
11 8 (0.28%) HTTPS
12 7 (0.24%) IP Telephony
12 7 (0.24%) X.509
13 6 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.21%) DHCP
13 6 (0.21%) FTP
14 5 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1102 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 232 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 181 (6.27%) NoSQL
4 165 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 155 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 135 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 127 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
8 96 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 94 (3.25%) Big Data
10 87 (3.01%) Relational Database
11 77 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 63 (2.18%) SQL Server 2014
13 60 (2.08%) Hadoop
14 46 (1.59%) Oracle Database
15 43 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
16 38 (1.32%) Power BI
17 36 (1.25%) QlikView
18 30 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
19 28 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
20 27 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 212 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 211 (7.30%) Visual Studio
3 187 (6.47%) Git (software)
4 162 (5.61%) JIRA
5 145 (5.02%) TeamCity
6 143 (4.95%) Selenium
7 139 (4.81%) NUnit
8 130 (4.50%) SpecFlow
9 119 (4.12%) Subversion
10 98 (3.39%) WebDriver
11 88 (3.05%) Jenkins
12 64 (2.22%) Moq
13 58 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
14 57 (1.97%) Cucumber
15 49 (1.70%) Mockito
15 49 (1.70%) MSTest
16 32 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 29 (1.00%) Maven
18 27 (0.93%) Hudson
18 27 (0.93%) JUnit
General
1 777 (26.90%) Finance
2 478 (16.55%) Banking
3 351 (12.15%) Front Office
4 176 (6.09%) Investment Banking
5 114 (3.95%) Retail
6 72 (2.49%) Advertising
7 71 (2.46%) Back Office
7 71 (2.46%) Financial Institution
8 60 (2.08%) Marketing
9 51 (1.77%) Games
10 27 (0.93%) Legal
11 25 (0.87%) Retail Banking
12 21 (0.73%) Law
13 20 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
14 16 (0.55%) Telecoms
15 13 (0.45%) Publishing
16 11 (0.38%) Electronics
17 9 (0.31%) Manufacturing
18 6 (0.21%) Czech Language
19 5 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2135 (73.90%) Developer
2 1030 (35.65%) C# Developer
3 827 (28.63%) .NET Developer
4 551 (19.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 227 (7.86%) SQL Developer
6 215 (7.44%) Senior Developer
7 191 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 171 (5.92%) Analyst
9 154 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 134 (4.64%) Java Developer
11 131 (4.53%) Full Stack Developer
12 130 (4.50%) Angular Developer
13 129 (4.47%) WPF Developer
14 123 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 118 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
16 116 (4.02%) C# WPF Developer
17 114 (3.95%) Agile Developer
17 114 (3.95%) Architect
18 105 (3.63%) C++ Developer
18 105 (3.63%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1964 (67.98%) .NET
2 801 (27.73%) ASP.NET
3 699 (24.20%) HTML
4 527 (18.24%) AngularJS
5 450 (15.58%) CSS
6 369 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 363 (12.56%) Web Services
8 351 (12.15%) WPF
9 338 (11.70%) .NET Framework
10 327 (11.32%) WCF
11 320 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 303 (10.49%) HTML5
13 282 (9.76%) jQuery
14 246 (8.52%) XML
15 205 (7.10%) REST
16 195 (6.75%) RESTful
17 171 (5.92%) Entity Framework
18 142 (4.92%) React
19 123 (4.26%) JSON
20 116 (4.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 190 (6.58%) Fixed Income
2 183 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 162 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 149 (5.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 147 (5.09%) Derivative
6 111 (3.84%) User Experience
7 94 (3.25%) Equities
8 74 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 71 (2.46%) Algorithms
10 69 (2.39%) Fintech
11 59 (2.04%) Market Risk
12 55 (1.90%) Management Information System
13 46 (1.59%) Data Structures
13 46 (1.59%) Hedge funds
14 32 (1.11%) Virtual Team
15 30 (1.04%) Credit Risk
16 27 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
18 19 (0.66%) Clustering
19 18 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 408 (14.12%) Windows
2 156 (5.40%) Linux
3 80 (2.77%) Unix
4 69 (2.39%) Windows Server
5 58 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.87%) Android
7 33 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.69%) CentOS
10 16 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.38%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.31%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.24%) Solaris
13 7 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
14 6 (0.21%) AIX
15 5 (0.17%) HPUX
16 4 (0.14%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1179 (40.81%) Agile Software Development
2 749 (25.93%) MVC
3 711 (24.61%) TDD
4 399 (13.81%) Scrum
5 375 (12.98%) OO
6 329 (11.39%) BDD
7 264 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
8 218 (7.55%) Software Engineering
9 210 (7.27%) SDLC
10 204 (7.06%) Multithreading
11 203 (7.03%) CRM
12 191 (6.61%) Unit Testing
13 178 (6.16%) E-Commerce
14 172 (5.95%) DevOps
14 172 (5.95%) MVVM
15 163 (5.64%) Web Development
16 161 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
16 161 (5.57%) OOP
17 154 (5.33%) Analytics
18 139 (4.81%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 976 (33.78%) SQL
2 860 (29.77%) JavaScript
3 507 (17.55%) Java
4 317 (10.97%) C++
5 283 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 227 (7.86%) Python
7 159 (5.50%) PowerShell
8 97 (3.36%) VBA
9 94 (3.25%) VB.NET
10 84 (2.91%) VB
11 78 (2.70%) C
12 69 (2.39%) Ruby
13 65 (2.25%) Perl
14 57 (1.97%) Shell Script
15 54 (1.87%) XAML
16 52 (1.80%) Scala
16 52 (1.80%) TypeScript
17 47 (1.63%) PHP
18 37 (1.28%) Bash Shell
19 33 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (5.50%) Degree
2 66 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 24 (0.83%) PhD
6 21 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 14 (0.48%) MCITP
7 14 (0.48%) MCSE
8 13 (0.45%) MBA
9 12 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.35%) MCP
10 10 (0.35%) MCTS
11 9 (0.31%) ISEB
11 9 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.24%) CISSP
13 6 (0.21%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.21%) CCNA
13 6 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.21%) MCSA
13 6 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (6.54%) QA
2 34 (1.18%) SDET
3 13 (0.45%) MiFID
4 12 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.24%) Basel III
6 6 (0.21%) SLA
7 5 (0.17%) CRD IV
7 5 (0.17%) HL7
8 3 (0.10%) EMIR
8 3 (0.10%) IFRS
8 3 (0.10%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.10%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.069%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 2 (0.069%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.069%) MISRA
9 2 (0.069%) MISRA C
9 2 (0.069%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.069%) WCAG
System Software
1 92 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.00%) Docker
3 28 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.17%) vSphere
7 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.10%) Firmware
8 3 (0.10%) XenApp
8 3 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.069%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.069%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.035%) etcd
10 1 (0.035%) Gluster
10 1 (0.035%) HDFS
10 1 (0.035%) vCloud
10 1 (0.035%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (1.25%) Puppet
3 29 (1.00%) Ansible
4 17 (0.59%) SCOM
5 14 (0.48%) WMI
6 9 (0.31%) Nessus
7 8 (0.28%) Kibana
8 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (0.24%) PowerCLI
9 6 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.21%) SCCM
9 6 (0.21%) SELinux
9 6 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.14%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.10%) Control-M
12 2 (0.069%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.069%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.069%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.069%) logstash
Vendors
1 668 (23.12%) Microsoft
2 221 (7.65%) Oracle
3 99 (3.43%) Sitecore
4 53 (1.83%) TIBCO
5 51 (1.77%) Sybase
6 44 (1.52%) Atlassian
7 43 (1.49%) Xamarin
8 42 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 39 (1.35%) SAP
10 37 (1.28%) ION Trading
11 36 (1.25%) VMware
12 30 (1.04%) Reuters
13 29 (1.00%) DevExpress
14 27 (0.93%) Bloomberg
15 23 (0.80%) Red Hat
15 23 (0.80%) Tableau
16 21 (0.73%) Infor
17 20 (0.69%) Adobe
18 19 (0.66%) Splunk
19 18 (0.62%) Google
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Robert Walters
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day great working environment - possibility to m
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago