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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / London
Rank 24 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing C# 1320 1658 1645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.91% 7.90% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.21% 18.34% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1263 1310
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
8678 9038 9006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.40% 43.05% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6460 6690 6756
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 69 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £17.02 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -6 266 £438 -12.50% 138
Kingston Upon Thames +1 8 £450 +47.54% 2
Docklands, London +3 7 - -
Canary Wharf -5 7 £506 -10.39%
Greenford - 6 £413 -
Greenwich +3 4 £421 -6.38% 2
Uxbridge +2 4 £310 - 1
New Malden -6 4 - -
Lewisham - 4 £300 -
Croydon -12 2 £369 +23.94% 3
Hammersmith +1 1 £475 -
Southwark - 1 £200 -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 1972 (70.38%) .NET
2 1173 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1135 (40.51%) SQL Server
4 962 (34.33%) SQL
5 876 (31.26%) JavaScript
6 846 (30.19%) ASP.NET
7 776 (27.69%) MVC
8 739 (26.37%) Finance
9 727 (25.95%) HTML
10 701 (25.02%) TDD
11 661 (23.59%) Microsoft
12 492 (17.56%) AngularJS
13 479 (17.09%) CSS
14 456 (16.27%) Banking
15 452 (16.13%) Java
16 399 (14.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 387 (13.81%) Windows
17 387 (13.81%) Scrum
18 374 (13.35%) OO
19 367 (13.10%) Web Services
20 346 (12.35%) WCF
21 336 (11.99%) BDD
22 335 (11.96%) .NET Framework
23 331 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
24 319 (11.38%) WPF
25 311 (11.10%) ASP.NET Web API
26 308 (10.99%) Front Office
27 303 (10.81%) HTML5
28 302 (10.78%) jQuery
29 294 (10.49%) 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
1 183 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 110 (3.93%) IIS
3 106 (3.78%) CMS
4 72 (2.57%) Confluence
5 71 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
6 56 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 51 (1.82%) Umbraco
8 49 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 47 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 31 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (1.03%) Apache
12 27 (0.96%) Apache Spark
13 18 (0.64%) Tomcat
14 16 (0.57%) Apache Pig
14 16 (0.57%) Kentico
14 16 (0.57%) NServiceBus
14 16 (0.57%) Skype for Business
15 13 (0.46%) MS Exchange
16 11 (0.39%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 247 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.21%) MS Office
3 13 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.36%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.21%) 3ds Max
6 6 (0.21%) LaTeX
6 6 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.21%) SketchUp
7 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.11%) Doxygen
8 3 (0.11%) MS Project
9 2 (0.071%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.036%) Maya
10 1 (0.036%) Mingle
10 1 (0.036%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 170 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.57%) RMDS
4 11 (0.39%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.18%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.11%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.11%) Summit
7 3 (0.11%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.071%) Endur
8 2 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.071%) SDL Web 8
8 2 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.036%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.036%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 331 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 140 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (2.36%) Office 365
4 49 (1.75%) PaaS
5 44 (1.57%) IaaS
6 34 (1.21%) GitHub
7 24 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.75%) SaaS
9 15 (0.54%) Yammer
10 12 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (0.36%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.25%) Data Lake Analytics
14 6 (0.21%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.21%) Trello
15 4 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (0.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.32%) HTTP
2 28 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 27 (0.96%) Internet
4 20 (0.71%) AMQP
4 20 (0.71%) Firewall
5 17 (0.61%) Intranet
6 15 (0.54%) Kerberos
7 13 (0.46%) Network Security
8 12 (0.43%) LDAP
9 10 (0.36%) DNS
9 10 (0.36%) SAN
9 10 (0.36%) SSL
10 8 (0.29%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.25%) DHCP
11 7 (0.25%) FTP
12 6 (0.21%) X.509
13 5 (0.18%) LAN
13 5 (0.18%) SMTP
13 5 (0.18%) WAN
14 4 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1135 (40.51%) SQL Server
2 238 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 193 (6.89%) NoSQL
4 173 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 168 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 132 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 108 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 98 (3.50%) MongoDB
9 81 (2.89%) Big Data
10 77 (2.75%) Relational Database
11 74 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 62 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 59 (2.11%) Hadoop
14 48 (1.71%) Oracle Database
15 38 (1.36%) Power BI
15 38 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
16 36 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
17 31 (1.11%) MySQL
18 29 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
19 27 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 216 (7.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 205 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 183 (6.53%) Git (software)
4 167 (5.96%) JIRA
5 143 (5.10%) Selenium
6 135 (4.82%) NUnit
7 126 (4.50%) TeamCity
8 121 (4.32%) Subversion
9 118 (4.21%) SpecFlow
10 95 (3.39%) WebDriver
11 92 (3.28%) Jenkins
12 62 (2.21%) Cucumber
13 59 (2.11%) Moq
14 52 (1.86%) MSTest
15 47 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
16 38 (1.36%) Mockito
17 29 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 27 (0.96%) Grunt
19 26 (0.93%) Hudson
19 26 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 739 (26.37%) Finance
2 456 (16.27%) Banking
3 308 (10.99%) Front Office
4 172 (6.14%) Investment Banking
5 112 (4.00%) Retail
6 88 (3.14%) Back Office
7 78 (2.78%) Advertising
8 65 (2.32%) Financial Institution
9 64 (2.28%) Marketing
10 63 (2.25%) Games
11 31 (1.11%) Legal
12 24 (0.86%) Retail Banking
13 20 (0.71%) Law
13 20 (0.71%) Publishing
14 18 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
15 14 (0.50%) Telecoms
16 11 (0.39%) Electronics
17 10 (0.36%) Manufacturing
18 6 (0.21%) Military
19 5 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2051 (73.20%) Developer
2 988 (35.26%) C# Developer
3 809 (28.87%) .NET Developer
4 527 (18.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 232 (8.28%) SQL Developer
6 220 (7.85%) Senior Developer
7 184 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 171 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 152 (5.42%) Analyst
10 137 (4.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 127 (4.53%) Architect
12 122 (4.35%) Angular Developer
13 121 (4.32%) Full Stack Developer
14 119 (4.25%) Java Developer
15 113 (4.03%) Agile Developer
16 112 (4.00%) WPF Developer
17 111 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
18 105 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
19 103 (3.68%) C# WPF Developer
20 97 (3.46%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1972 (70.38%) .NET
2 846 (30.19%) ASP.NET
3 727 (25.95%) HTML
4 492 (17.56%) AngularJS
5 479 (17.09%) CSS
6 399 (14.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 367 (13.10%) Web Services
8 346 (12.35%) WCF
9 335 (11.96%) .NET Framework
10 319 (11.38%) WPF
11 311 (11.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 303 (10.81%) HTML5
13 302 (10.78%) jQuery
14 274 (9.78%) XML
15 212 (7.57%) RESTful
16 205 (7.32%) REST
17 179 (6.39%) Entity Framework
18 124 (4.43%) React
19 116 (4.14%) JSON
20 115 (4.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 164 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 154 (5.50%) Fixed Income
4 136 (4.85%) Derivative
5 121 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 104 (3.71%) User Experience
7 82 (2.93%) Equities
8 81 (2.89%) Mathematics
9 75 (2.68%) Mobile App
10 71 (2.53%) Algorithms
11 59 (2.11%) Market Risk
12 58 (2.07%) Fintech
13 56 (2.00%) Data Structures
13 56 (2.00%) Management Information System
14 55 (1.96%) Hedge funds
15 40 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
16 37 (1.32%) Visualisation
17 34 (1.21%) Virtual Team
18 33 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
19 26 (0.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 387 (13.81%) Windows
2 145 (5.17%) Linux
3 80 (2.86%) Unix
4 69 (2.46%) Android
5 67 (2.39%) Windows Server
6 66 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 30 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.46%) CentOS
10 12 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.29%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.21%) AIX
12 6 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.18%) HPUX
13 5 (0.18%) Solaris
13 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1173 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (27.69%) MVC
3 701 (25.02%) TDD
4 387 (13.81%) Scrum
5 374 (13.35%) OO
6 336 (11.99%) BDD
7 247 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (7.28%) Unit Testing
9 203 (7.24%) CRM
10 201 (7.17%) Multithreading
11 200 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 182 (6.50%) SDLC
12 182 (6.50%) Web Development
13 173 (6.17%) E-Commerce
14 167 (5.96%) MVVM
15 159 (5.67%) OOP
16 155 (5.53%) DevOps
17 146 (5.21%) Analytics
18 141 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
19 122 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 962 (34.33%) SQL
2 876 (31.26%) JavaScript
3 452 (16.13%) Java
4 294 (10.49%) T-SQL
5 263 (9.39%) C++
6 200 (7.14%) Python
7 135 (4.82%) PowerShell
8 112 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 87 (3.10%) VBA
10 70 (2.50%) VB
11 69 (2.46%) Ruby
12 68 (2.43%) C
13 60 (2.14%) PHP
14 59 (2.11%) Perl
15 50 (1.78%) Scala
15 50 (1.78%) TypeScript
16 49 (1.75%) XAML
17 45 (1.61%) Shell Script
18 41 (1.46%) PL/SQL
19 36 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 154 (5.50%) Degree
2 59 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 25 (0.89%) DV Cleared
4 24 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.71%) PhD
7 10 (0.36%) ISEB
7 10 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.36%) MCSE
8 9 (0.32%) MCITP
9 7 (0.25%) CISSP
10 6 (0.21%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.21%) MCP
10 6 (0.21%) MCSD
10 6 (0.21%) MCTS
11 5 (0.18%) MCAD
11 5 (0.18%) MCPD
12 4 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (5.67%) QA
2 32 (1.14%) SDET
3 10 (0.36%) SLA
4 9 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.25%) Basel III
6 6 (0.21%) MiFID
7 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
7 5 (0.18%) HL7
8 3 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.11%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 3 (0.11%) MISRA
8 3 (0.11%) MISRA C
8 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.11%) WCAG
9 2 (0.071%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.036%) COREP
10 1 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.036%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.036%) FINREP
System Software
1 86 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.21%) Docker
3 26 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.21%) vSphere
7 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.11%) XenApp
8 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.071%) Firmware
10 1 (0.036%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.036%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.036%) etcd
10 1 (0.036%) Gluster
10 1 (0.036%) KVM
10 1 (0.036%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.036%) vCloud
10 1 (0.036%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (1.32%) Puppet
3 27 (0.96%) Ansible
4 15 (0.54%) SCOM
5 12 (0.43%) WMI
6 9 (0.32%) Nessus
7 8 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
7 8 (0.29%) SCCM
8 6 (0.21%) Kibana
8 6 (0.21%) SELinux
9 4 (0.14%) Control-M
9 4 (0.14%) logstash
9 4 (0.14%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.11%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.11%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.071%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.071%) Terraform
11 2 (0.071%) WSUS
Vendors
1 661 (23.59%) Microsoft
2 207 (7.39%) Oracle
3 106 (3.78%) Sitecore
4 48 (1.71%) Atlassian
4 48 (1.71%) Xamarin
5 42 (1.50%) Sybase
6 40 (1.43%) TIBCO
7 38 (1.36%) EPiServer
8 34 (1.21%) VMware
9 33 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (1.07%) SAP
11 26 (0.93%) DevExpress
12 25 (0.89%) ION Trading
13 24 (0.86%) Reuters
14 23 (0.82%) Bloomberg
15 22 (0.79%) Google
16 19 (0.68%) Adobe
17 18 (0.64%) Red Hat
18 16 (0.57%) Splunk
18 16 (0.57%) Telerik
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £382 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Rate: £65000 Per Annum bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Rate: £40.26 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Ebury
Rate: £230.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Livedrive
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 5 week initial contract
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 - £950 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago