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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 23 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 1620 1898 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.06% 8.34% 7.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.50% 20.00% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 1445 1368
Median daily rate £475 £450 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £63.92 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.16% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £21.06 £40.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.78 £22.50 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% +7.31%
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
9821 9489 9674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.79% 41.69% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7434 6834 7113
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 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 69
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -26.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.71 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -2 301 £489 +6.77% 133
Uxbridge +10 10 £480 +32.41% 3
Canary Wharf -1 10 £538 +3.36% 2
Croydon -16 8 £338 -3.57% 4
Westminster - 7 £440 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £475 - 10
Brentford +7 3 £475 +35.71%
Southall - 3 £358 -
Hammersmith +4 2 £325 -16.66% 1
Ilford - 2 £463 -
Wembley +2 1 £425 +1.19%
Teddington 0 1 £275 -15.38% 1
Osterley -4 1 £400 +25.00%
Chiswick -6 1 £350 -
Harrow -12 1 £325 +5.69% 2
New Malden - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £345 -
Ealing - 1 £375 - 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 2217 (67.76%) .NET
2 1294 (39.55%) SQL Server
3 1229 (37.56%) SQL
4 1192 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
5 1020 (31.17%) ASP.NET
6 927 (28.33%) JavaScript
7 922 (28.18%) Finance
8 908 (27.75%) MVC
9 767 (23.44%) Microsoft
10 757 (23.14%) TDD
11 742 (22.68%) HTML
12 608 (18.58%) Banking
13 537 (16.41%) Front Office
14 532 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 520 (15.89%) CSS
16 482 (14.73%) Java
17 481 (14.70%) .NET Framework
18 460 (14.06%) Windows
19 458 (14.00%) AngularJS
20 427 (13.05%) WPF
21 406 (12.41%) BDD
22 391 (11.95%) jQuery
22 391 (11.95%) Scrum
23 389 (11.89%) WCF
24 385 (11.77%) OO
25 367 (11.22%) C++
26 361 (11.03%) HTML5
27 327 (9.99%) Multithreading
28 313 (9.57%) T-SQL
29 312 (9.54%) Oracle

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
1 139 (4.25%) IIS
2 134 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 133 (4.06%) CMS
4 74 (2.26%) Node.js
5 67 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 60 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 58 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 54 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 42 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
10 41 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
11 27 (0.83%) Confluence
12 25 (0.76%) Apache
13 24 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
14 21 (0.64%) Tomcat
15 18 (0.55%) Apache Spark
15 18 (0.55%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
17 13 (0.40%) Skype for Business
18 12 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
19 11 (0.34%) Kentico
Applications
1 311 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.02%) MS Office
3 24 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.061%) MS Project
9 1 (0.031%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.031%) GIMP
9 1 (0.031%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 124 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (1.13%) Endur
3 21 (0.64%) RMDS
4 18 (0.55%) Front Arena
5 13 (0.40%) ION MarketView
6 12 (0.37%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.21%) thinkFolio
8 7 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.18%) Global One
10 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.15%) Workday HCM
11 4 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.092%) FINCAD Analytics
12 3 (0.092%) Sonata
12 3 (0.092%) Tercero
13 2 (0.061%) Beauchamp
13 2 (0.061%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 2 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 253 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.07%) GitHub
4 30 (0.92%) Office 365
5 22 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.64%) SaaS
7 16 (0.49%) PaaS
8 15 (0.46%) IaaS
9 13 (0.40%) Yammer
10 9 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.28%) OneDrive
11 7 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.18%) Route 53
12 6 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.12%) Force.com
13 4 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (1.71%) Internet
2 47 (1.44%) HTTP
3 21 (0.64%) Intranet
4 18 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.43%) DNS
5 14 (0.43%) Firewall
6 12 (0.37%) NetScaler
7 10 (0.31%) Kerberos
8 9 (0.28%) SSL
8 9 (0.28%) VPN
9 6 (0.18%) Network Security
10 5 (0.15%) Extranet
10 5 (0.15%) Wireless
10 5 (0.15%) X.509
11 4 (0.12%) SAN
11 4 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.092%) IPsec
12 3 (0.092%) VLAN
12 3 (0.092%) WAAS
12 3 (0.092%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1294 (39.55%) SQL Server
2 270 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 247 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 200 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 176 (5.38%) Relational Database
6 159 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 143 (4.37%) MongoDB
8 132 (4.03%) NoSQL
9 126 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 76 (2.32%) MySQL
11 73 (2.23%) Oracle Database
12 60 (1.83%) Big Data
13 58 (1.77%) RDBMS
14 50 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
15 46 (1.41%) MS Access
16 42 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
17 39 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
18 34 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
19 33 (1.01%) Hadoop
19 33 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 235 (7.18%) Visual Studio
2 212 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 168 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 165 (5.04%) NUnit
5 143 (4.37%) Git (software)
6 124 (3.79%) Selenium
7 115 (3.51%) Subversion
8 100 (3.06%) TeamCity
9 98 (3.00%) JIRA
10 77 (2.35%) Jenkins
11 63 (1.93%) Moq
12 57 (1.74%) Cucumber
13 50 (1.53%) MSTest
14 47 (1.44%) WebDriver
15 36 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
16 30 (0.92%) MSBuild
17 29 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 29 (0.89%) Maven
18 26 (0.79%) FitNesse
19 25 (0.76%) Jasmine
General
1 922 (28.18%) Finance
2 608 (18.58%) Banking
3 537 (16.41%) Front Office
4 283 (8.65%) Investment Banking
5 100 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 99 (3.03%) Back Office
7 63 (1.93%) Marketing
8 59 (1.80%) Retail
9 31 (0.95%) Advertising
10 26 (0.79%) Legal
11 25 (0.76%) Games
12 22 (0.67%) Law
12 22 (0.67%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.37%) Publishing
14 11 (0.34%) Billing
15 6 (0.18%) Electronics
15 6 (0.18%) International Banking
15 6 (0.18%) Local Government
15 6 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2483 (75.89%) Developer
2 1302 (39.79%) C# Developer
3 998 (30.50%) .NET Developer
4 661 (20.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 358 (10.94%) SQL Developer
6 304 (9.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 301 (9.20%) Senior Developer
8 271 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 240 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 213 (6.51%) Analyst
11 154 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
12 150 (4.58%) WPF Developer
13 144 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
14 135 (4.13%) C# WPF Developer
15 131 (4.00%) Web Developer
16 129 (3.94%) Agile Developer
17 128 (3.91%) Java Developer
18 120 (3.67%) Front Office Developer
19 106 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
20 97 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2217 (67.76%) .NET
2 1020 (31.17%) ASP.NET
3 742 (22.68%) HTML
4 532 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 520 (15.89%) CSS
6 481 (14.70%) .NET Framework
7 458 (14.00%) AngularJS
8 427 (13.05%) WPF
9 391 (11.95%) jQuery
10 389 (11.89%) WCF
11 361 (11.03%) HTML5
12 294 (8.99%) Web Services
13 265 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 257 (7.85%) XML
15 213 (6.51%) Entity Framework
16 169 (5.17%) WinForms
17 154 (4.71%) REST
18 151 (4.61%) CSS3
19 136 (4.16%) RESTful
20 112 (3.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 266 (8.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 230 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 223 (6.82%) Derivative
4 164 (5.01%) Fixed Income
5 132 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 111 (3.39%) Hedge funds
7 109 (3.33%) Equities
8 98 (3.00%) Mathematics
9 85 (2.60%) User Experience
10 72 (2.20%) Market Risk
11 64 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
12 53 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
12 53 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
13 50 (1.53%) Fintech
14 49 (1.50%) Mobile App
15 40 (1.22%) Visualisation
16 38 (1.16%) Management Information System
17 37 (1.13%) Credit Risk
17 37 (1.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 34 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 460 (14.06%) Windows
2 130 (3.97%) Linux
3 120 (3.67%) Windows Server
4 94 (2.87%) Unix
5 48 (1.47%) Android
6 44 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 39 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.46%) Solaris
10 14 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.43%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.34%) AIX
11 11 (0.34%) HPUX
11 11 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.24%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.12%) CentOS
15 4 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.092%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1192 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
2 908 (27.75%) MVC
3 757 (23.14%) TDD
4 406 (12.41%) BDD
5 391 (11.95%) Scrum
6 385 (11.77%) OO
7 327 (9.99%) Multithreading
8 276 (8.44%) Web Development
9 251 (7.67%) Unit Testing
10 234 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
11 216 (6.60%) Software Engineering
12 195 (5.96%) E-Commerce
13 181 (5.53%) MVVM
14 168 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
15 162 (4.95%) CRM
16 160 (4.89%) SOA
17 144 (4.40%) SDLC
18 135 (4.13%) Risk Management
19 125 (3.82%) Low Latency
20 123 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1229 (37.56%) SQL
2 927 (28.33%) JavaScript
3 482 (14.73%) Java
4 367 (11.22%) C++
5 313 (9.57%) T-SQL
6 229 (7.00%) Python
7 216 (6.60%) PowerShell
7 216 (6.60%) VBA
8 133 (4.06%) VB
9 122 (3.73%) VB.NET
10 102 (3.12%) Perl
11 84 (2.57%) Ruby
12 82 (2.51%) C
13 67 (2.05%) XAML
14 60 (1.83%) VBScript
15 56 (1.71%) PL/SQL
16 49 (1.50%) PHP
17 48 (1.47%) Shell Script
18 27 (0.83%) Scala
18 27 (0.83%) VC++
Qualifications
1 227 (6.94%) Degree
2 54 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.31%) ISEB
4 37 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (0.92%) PhD
5 30 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 24 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.46%) MCSD
9 13 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (0.37%) MCPD
11 9 (0.28%) AWS Certification
12 7 (0.21%) MCSE
12 7 (0.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 6 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.15%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.12%) MCSA
16 3 (0.092%) CISA
16 3 (0.092%) CTC Cleared
16 3 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (4.34%) QA
2 12 (0.37%) MiFID
3 11 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.31%) SDET
4 10 (0.31%) SLA
5 5 (0.15%) WCAG
6 3 (0.092%) EMIR
6 3 (0.092%) HL7
6 3 (0.092%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.092%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.031%) COBIT
8 1 (0.031%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.031%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.031%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 53 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 28 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.73%) Docker
4 20 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.46%) vSphere
6 3 (0.092%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.092%) HDFS
7 2 (0.061%) GridGain
7 2 (0.061%) XenApp
8 1 (0.031%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.031%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.031%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.031%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (1.07%) Puppet
2 27 (0.83%) Kibana
3 22 (0.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 20 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.55%) logstash
6 16 (0.49%) Control-M
7 12 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (0.34%) SCCM
9 9 (0.28%) Ansible
9 9 (0.28%) EdgeSight
9 9 (0.28%) HP SIM
10 8 (0.24%) Ganglia
10 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (0.24%) Nagios
11 5 (0.15%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.12%) Grafana
12 4 (0.12%) SCOM
12 4 (0.12%) StatsD
13 3 (0.092%) Pingdom
14 2 (0.061%) vRealize
Vendors
1 767 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 312 (9.54%) Oracle
3 83 (2.54%) Sitecore
4 82 (2.51%) TIBCO
5 62 (1.89%) Sybase
6 49 (1.50%) DevExpress
7 44 (1.34%) VMware
8 33 (1.01%) HP
9 32 (0.98%) Citrix
9 32 (0.98%) DataSynapse
10 30 (0.92%) Reuters
11 29 (0.89%) Splunk
12 27 (0.83%) OpenLink
12 27 (0.83%) Telerik
13 24 (0.73%) IBM
13 24 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
14 23 (0.70%) ION Trading
15 21 (0.64%) Bloomberg
16 17 (0.52%) EPiServer
16 17 (0.52%) Red Hat
City, London
Intech 7
Rate: strong salary and benefits from top employer
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Point
Rate: £850 - £900 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fortune Group of Services LTD
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + likely extension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Aquent
Rate: Up to £600 per day Depending on Experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £800 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £539.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago