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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 28 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing C# 1454 1791 1844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.34% 7.76% 7.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.17% 17.92% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1437 1352
Median daily rate £450 £463 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £38.33 £40.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.18% -77.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £40.00 £67.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.67 £50.00 £187.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
10264 9992 10182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.75% 43.31% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7652 7474 7338
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 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 70 64
Median hourly rate £30.94 £29.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £15.82 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.10 £129.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -13 256 £450 -10.00% 146
Kingston Upon Thames +3 10 £375 +50.00% 8
Bromley - 10 £375 - 4
Uxbridge +8 7 £305 - 6
Westminster - 4 £315 - 3
Canary Wharf -13 3 £475 -11.62%
Ilford -3 2 £400 +28.00%
Croydon -15 2 £300 -14.28% 3
Docklands, London +9 1 £475 -18.10%
Romford +4 1 £325 +11.01%
Ealing -1 1 £363 +13.28%
Feltham - 1 - -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2176 (73.07%) .NET
2 1264 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
3 1112 (37.34%) SQL Server
4 984 (33.04%) JavaScript
5 983 (33.01%) ASP.NET
6 966 (32.44%) SQL
7 859 (28.84%) HTML
8 854 (28.68%) MVC
9 803 (26.96%) TDD
10 764 (25.65%) Finance
11 667 (22.40%) Microsoft
12 603 (20.25%) CSS
13 500 (16.79%) AngularJS
14 487 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 469 (15.75%) Java
16 433 (14.54%) Banking
17 407 (13.67%) .NET Framework
18 397 (13.33%) HTML5
19 395 (13.26%) Windows
20 389 (13.06%) BDD
21 388 (13.03%) OO
21 388 (13.03%) Scrum
22 377 (12.66%) jQuery
23 361 (12.12%) WCF
24 352 (11.82%) Web Services
25 328 (11.01%) Front Office
26 309 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
27 301 (10.11%) WPF
28 298 (10.01%) XML
29 293 (9.84%) C++

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
1 190 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 128 (4.30%) CMS
3 104 (3.49%) IIS
4 81 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 68 (2.28%) Umbraco
6 65 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 61 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
8 52 (1.75%) Confluence
9 50 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 48 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (0.77%) Apache Spark
12 21 (0.71%) Apache
13 17 (0.57%) EPiServer CMS
13 17 (0.57%) NServiceBus
13 17 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
13 17 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.50%) Kentico
15 14 (0.47%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.44%) MS Exchange
17 10 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 256 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.38%) MS Office
3 17 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.20%) SketchUp
7 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.10%) Mingle
8 3 (0.10%) MS Project
9 2 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.067%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.034%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.034%) GIMP
10 1 (0.034%) Maya
Business Applications
1 129 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.60%) RMDS
3 9 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.27%) Eloqua
4 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.24%) Beauchamp
5 7 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
6 6 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.13%) Endur
7 4 (0.13%) ION MarketView
7 4 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.10%) Relativity
8 3 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.067%) Global One
9 2 (0.067%) Magento
9 2 (0.067%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.067%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.067%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 309 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 183 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (2.25%) Office 365
4 38 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (1.24%) GitHub
5 37 (1.24%) SaaS
6 20 (0.67%) PaaS
7 17 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (0.57%) IaaS
8 12 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.27%) Yammer
11 7 (0.24%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.17%) Trello
13 4 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.10%) OneDrive
14 3 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.18%) HTTP
2 53 (1.78%) Internet
3 28 (0.94%) Firewall
4 23 (0.77%) Intranet
5 21 (0.71%) Kerberos
6 16 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 15 (0.50%) Network Security
8 14 (0.47%) DNS
9 10 (0.34%) LAN
10 9 (0.30%) LDAP
10 9 (0.30%) SSL
11 8 (0.27%) WAN
12 7 (0.24%) AMQP
12 7 (0.24%) FTP
13 5 (0.17%) MQTT
14 4 (0.13%) SMTP
15 3 (0.10%) DHCP
15 3 (0.10%) Extranet
15 3 (0.10%) SNMP
15 3 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1112 (37.34%) SQL Server
2 200 (6.72%) NoSQL
3 188 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 168 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 166 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 136 (4.57%) MongoDB
7 133 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 101 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 72 (2.42%) Hadoop
10 61 (2.05%) Oracle Database
11 58 (1.95%) Big Data
12 57 (1.91%) MySQL
13 55 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
14 54 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 49 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 48 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 36 (1.21%) RDBMS
18 35 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
19 29 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
20 26 (0.87%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 260 (8.73%) Visual Studio
2 217 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 176 (5.91%) Git (software)
4 142 (4.77%) TeamCity
5 140 (4.70%) NUnit
6 134 (4.50%) JIRA
7 115 (3.86%) Selenium
8 109 (3.66%) SpecFlow
9 98 (3.29%) Subversion
10 94 (3.16%) Jenkins
11 62 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 56 (1.88%) WebDriver
13 49 (1.65%) Cucumber
14 41 (1.38%) Moq
15 40 (1.34%) MSTest
16 36 (1.21%) NuGet
17 32 (1.07%) Maven
18 29 (0.97%) JUnit
19 28 (0.94%) Grunt
20 27 (0.91%) MSBuild
General
1 764 (25.65%) Finance
2 433 (14.54%) Banking
3 328 (11.01%) Front Office
4 191 (6.41%) Investment Banking
5 98 (3.29%) Retail
6 93 (3.12%) Back Office
7 81 (2.72%) Marketing
8 72 (2.42%) Financial Institution
9 62 (2.08%) Advertising
10 37 (1.24%) Games
11 36 (1.21%) Law
12 32 (1.07%) Publishing
13 31 (1.04%) Legal
14 18 (0.60%) Telecoms
15 10 (0.34%) Billing
16 7 (0.24%) Electronics
16 7 (0.24%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.17%) Local Government
19 4 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2171 (72.90%) Developer
2 1116 (37.47%) C# Developer
3 924 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 548 (18.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 272 (9.13%) Senior Developer
6 234 (7.86%) SQL Developer
7 232 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 208 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 173 (5.81%) Agile Developer
10 166 (5.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 163 (5.47%) Analyst
12 140 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 135 (4.53%) Senior C# Developer
14 129 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
15 125 (4.20%) Agile C# Developer
16 118 (3.96%) Architect
17 114 (3.83%) Java Developer
18 104 (3.49%) Angular Developer
19 99 (3.32%) Agile .NET Developer
20 94 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2176 (73.07%) .NET
2 983 (33.01%) ASP.NET
3 859 (28.84%) HTML
4 603 (20.25%) CSS
5 500 (16.79%) AngularJS
6 487 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 407 (13.67%) .NET Framework
8 397 (13.33%) HTML5
9 377 (12.66%) jQuery
10 361 (12.12%) WCF
11 352 (11.82%) Web Services
12 301 (10.11%) WPF
13 298 (10.01%) XML
14 289 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 180 (6.04%) REST
16 176 (5.91%) Entity Framework
17 166 (5.57%) RESTful
18 161 (5.41%) CSS3
19 129 (4.33%) Node.js
20 125 (4.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 185 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 161 (5.41%) Derivative
3 157 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 136 (4.57%) Fixed Income
5 128 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 106 (3.56%) User Experience
7 83 (2.79%) Mathematics
8 77 (2.59%) Hedge funds
9 72 (2.42%) Algorithms
9 72 (2.42%) Mobile App
10 69 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
11 66 (2.22%) Equities
12 62 (2.08%) Data Structures
13 49 (1.65%) Market Risk
14 46 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
15 38 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
16 36 (1.21%) Management Information System
17 30 (1.01%) Public Cloud
18 28 (0.94%) Digital Media
19 27 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 395 (13.26%) Windows
2 117 (3.93%) Linux
3 112 (3.76%) Windows Server
4 71 (2.38%) Android
5 65 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.81%) Unix
7 43 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.54%) Windows Phone
10 11 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.34%) Solaris
12 5 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.13%) CentOS
13 4 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.067%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1264 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 854 (28.68%) MVC
3 803 (26.96%) TDD
4 389 (13.06%) BDD
5 388 (13.03%) OO
5 388 (13.03%) Scrum
6 259 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 254 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
8 249 (8.36%) Unit Testing
9 244 (8.19%) Software Engineering
10 240 (8.06%) Web Development
11 219 (7.35%) Multithreading
12 186 (6.25%) CRM
13 182 (6.11%) DevOps
14 176 (5.91%) SDLC
15 145 (4.87%) MVVM
16 130 (4.37%) OOP
17 127 (4.26%) SOA
18 120 (4.03%) Low Latency
19 119 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 984 (33.04%) JavaScript
2 966 (32.44%) SQL
3 469 (15.75%) Java
4 293 (9.84%) C++
5 228 (7.66%) T-SQL
6 210 (7.05%) Python
7 172 (5.78%) PowerShell
8 134 (4.50%) VB.NET
9 128 (4.30%) VBA
10 93 (3.12%) Ruby
11 77 (2.59%) C
12 75 (2.52%) PL/SQL
13 73 (2.45%) PHP
14 67 (2.25%) Perl
15 66 (2.22%) VB
16 57 (1.91%) XAML
17 56 (1.88%) TypeScript
18 50 (1.68%) Scala
19 35 (1.18%) VBScript
20 25 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 172 (5.78%) Degree
2 74 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 17 (0.57%) MCITP
6 17 (0.57%) MCSE
7 16 (0.54%) PhD
8 11 (0.37%) MCP
9 10 (0.34%) ISEB
9 10 (0.34%) MCPD
9 10 (0.34%) MCSD
10 9 (0.30%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.27%) CISSP
12 7 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.24%) MCAD
12 7 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.24%) PMP
13 5 (0.17%) MCTS
14 4 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.57%) QA
2 18 (0.60%) SDET
3 17 (0.57%) MiFID
4 12 (0.40%) SLA
5 6 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 4 (0.13%) MISRA
6 4 (0.13%) MISRA C
7 3 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.10%) WCAG
8 2 (0.067%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.034%) Basel III
9 1 (0.034%) COBIT
9 1 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.034%) EMIR
9 1 (0.034%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.034%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.034%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.034%) WAI
System Software
1 91 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.38%) Docker
3 21 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.20%) KVM
8 4 (0.13%) vSphere
9 3 (0.10%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.10%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.067%) GridGain
10 2 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.034%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.034%) Gluster
11 1 (0.034%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.034%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 73 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (1.41%) Puppet
3 18 (0.60%) Ansible
3 18 (0.60%) Kibana
4 16 (0.54%) Control-M
5 15 (0.50%) SCOM
6 11 (0.37%) Nagios
7 10 (0.34%) SCCM
8 8 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.24%) logstash
10 6 (0.20%) BladeLogic
10 6 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.20%) Nessus
10 6 (0.20%) Terraform
11 4 (0.13%) HP Fortify
11 4 (0.13%) Icinga
12 3 (0.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 3 (0.10%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 667 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 266 (8.93%) Oracle
3 86 (2.89%) Sitecore
4 49 (1.65%) EPiServer
5 44 (1.48%) Atlassian
6 42 (1.41%) TIBCO
7 39 (1.31%) Xamarin
8 38 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 38 (1.28%) VMware
9 37 (1.24%) Sybase
10 35 (1.18%) Google
11 31 (1.04%) DevExpress
11 31 (1.04%) IBM
12 27 (0.91%) Informatica
13 26 (0.87%) Splunk
14 20 (0.67%) ION Trading
15 19 (0.64%) Red Hat
15 19 (0.64%) Reuters
16 14 (0.47%) Syncfusion
16 14 (0.47%) Telerik
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £500 per day + £500 / Day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £200 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £450 per day + Rolling Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day 3 Months
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nakama
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £454.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago