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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 24 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing C# 1546 1824 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.69% 7.68% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.22% 18.00% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1459 1335
Median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £18.93 £47.83 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.42% +0.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £40.00 £43.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £52.17 £101.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
10159 10135 9903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.98% 42.68% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7575 7434 6996
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
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 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 75 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.78 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.98% -13.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £16.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £50.87 £53.00
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 24 August 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#
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 August 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 -6 285 £470 -6.00% 165
Kingston Upon Thames +4 12 £400 +33.33% 8
Uxbridge - 8 £338 - 6
Canary Wharf -2 5 £375 -21.05%
Croydon -13 5 £310 -20.00% 2
Bromley - 3 £363 - 7
Docklands, London +9 2 £475 -5.00%
Ilford - 2 £400 -
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 1
Feltham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £360 - 4
Romford - 1 £325 - 1
Westminster - 1 - - 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2209 (71.53%) .NET
2 1275 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1150 (37.24%) SQL Server
4 999 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 996 (32.25%) SQL
6 994 (32.19%) ASP.NET
7 898 (29.08%) MVC
8 868 (28.11%) HTML
9 803 (26.00%) TDD
10 798 (25.84%) Finance
11 697 (22.57%) Microsoft
12 623 (20.17%) CSS
13 506 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 492 (15.93%) AngularJS
15 478 (15.48%) Java
16 463 (14.99%) Banking
17 437 (14.15%) .NET Framework
18 421 (13.63%) HTML5
19 408 (13.21%) Scrum
20 399 (12.92%) OO
21 396 (12.82%) jQuery
22 392 (12.69%) Front Office
23 391 (12.66%) Windows
24 388 (12.56%) BDD
25 359 (11.63%) WCF
26 340 (11.01%) Web Services
27 338 (10.95%) WPF
28 322 (10.43%) C++
29 302 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
30 283 (9.16%) 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
1 185 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 130 (4.21%) CMS
3 99 (3.21%) IIS
4 81 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 75 (2.43%) Umbraco
6 65 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 61 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 53 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 38 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 35 (1.13%) Confluence
11 25 (0.81%) Apache Spark
12 20 (0.65%) Apache
13 19 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
13 19 (0.62%) WebSphere
14 18 (0.58%) NServiceBus
15 17 (0.55%) EPiServer CMS
16 13 (0.42%) Kentico
16 13 (0.42%) Tomcat
17 12 (0.39%) MS Exchange
18 11 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 245 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.62%) MS Office
3 18 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 17 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.097%) Mingle
7 3 (0.097%) MS Project
7 3 (0.097%) SketchUp
8 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.032%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 123 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.81%) RMDS
3 12 (0.39%) Endur
4 10 (0.32%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.26%) Beauchamp
6 8 (0.26%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.13%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
11 3 (0.097%) FINCAD Analytics
11 3 (0.097%) Global One
11 3 (0.097%) Relativity
12 2 (0.065%) Magento
12 2 (0.065%) OpenText MBPM
12 2 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.065%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 302 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 168 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (1.91%) Office 365
4 36 (1.17%) GitHub
5 35 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (0.87%) SaaS
7 20 (0.65%) IaaS
7 20 (0.65%) PaaS
8 15 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.19%) Yammer
12 5 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.13%) Route 53
14 3 (0.097%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.097%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.10%) HTTP
2 53 (1.72%) Internet
3 22 (0.71%) Intranet
4 19 (0.62%) Firewall
5 17 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.49%) DNS
6 15 (0.49%) Kerberos
6 15 (0.49%) Network Security
7 11 (0.36%) LAN
8 9 (0.29%) NetScaler
8 9 (0.29%) SSL
8 9 (0.29%) WAN
9 8 (0.26%) AMQP
9 8 (0.26%) LDAP
10 6 (0.19%) VPN
11 5 (0.16%) FTP
11 5 (0.16%) MQTT
11 5 (0.16%) Wireless
12 4 (0.13%) SNMP
13 3 (0.097%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1150 (37.24%) SQL Server
2 208 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 187 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 164 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 162 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 147 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 131 (4.24%) Relational Database
8 122 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 73 (2.36%) Hadoop
10 70 (2.27%) MySQL
11 68 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 63 (2.04%) Oracle Database
13 57 (1.85%) Big Data
14 50 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 47 (1.52%) RDBMS
16 45 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
16 45 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
18 30 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
19 28 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 272 (8.81%) Visual Studio
2 228 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 170 (5.51%) Git (software)
4 147 (4.76%) NUnit
5 135 (4.37%) TeamCity
6 113 (3.66%) SpecFlow
7 110 (3.56%) Subversion
8 108 (3.50%) JIRA
9 105 (3.40%) Selenium
10 97 (3.14%) Jenkins
11 62 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
12 49 (1.59%) WebDriver
13 43 (1.39%) Moq
14 42 (1.36%) MSTest
15 41 (1.33%) Cucumber
16 38 (1.23%) NuGet
17 36 (1.17%) Maven
18 33 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 30 (0.97%) Grunt
19 30 (0.97%) MSBuild
General
1 798 (25.84%) Finance
2 463 (14.99%) Banking
3 392 (12.69%) Front Office
4 199 (6.44%) Investment Banking
5 99 (3.21%) Back Office
6 94 (3.04%) Retail
7 92 (2.98%) Financial Institution
8 85 (2.75%) Marketing
9 46 (1.49%) Advertising
10 38 (1.23%) Law
11 36 (1.17%) Games
12 32 (1.04%) Legal
13 26 (0.84%) Publishing
14 21 (0.68%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.29%) Billing
16 7 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.23%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.19%) Electronics
17 6 (0.19%) Local Government
18 3 (0.097%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2279 (73.80%) Developer
2 1214 (39.31%) C# Developer
3 969 (31.38%) .NET Developer
4 583 (18.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 285 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 273 (8.84%) SQL Developer
7 252 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 224 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 187 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 179 (5.80%) Agile Developer
10 179 (5.80%) Analyst
11 143 (4.63%) Senior C# Developer
12 142 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
13 121 (3.92%) Agile C# Developer
14 115 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
15 114 (3.69%) Architect
16 109 (3.53%) Java Developer
16 109 (3.53%) WPF Developer
17 103 (3.34%) Angular Developer
18 100 (3.24%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2209 (71.53%) .NET
2 994 (32.19%) ASP.NET
3 868 (28.11%) HTML
4 623 (20.17%) CSS
5 506 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 492 (15.93%) AngularJS
7 437 (14.15%) .NET Framework
8 421 (13.63%) HTML5
9 396 (12.82%) jQuery
10 359 (11.63%) WCF
11 340 (11.01%) Web Services
12 338 (10.95%) WPF
13 278 (9.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 272 (8.81%) XML
15 185 (5.99%) Entity Framework
16 179 (5.80%) CSS3
17 172 (5.57%) REST
18 145 (4.70%) WinForms
19 143 (4.63%) RESTful
20 138 (4.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 207 (6.70%) Derivative
2 197 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (6.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 155 (5.02%) Fixed Income
5 118 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 92 (2.98%) User Experience
7 88 (2.85%) Hedge funds
8 80 (2.59%) Mathematics
9 79 (2.56%) Equities
10 70 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
11 67 (2.17%) Mobile App
12 59 (1.91%) Algorithms
13 52 (1.68%) Data Structures
14 50 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
15 47 (1.52%) Market Risk
16 45 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
17 41 (1.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 39 (1.26%) Management Information System
19 31 (1.00%) Digital Media
20 29 (0.94%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 391 (12.66%) Windows
2 119 (3.85%) Linux
3 118 (3.82%) Windows Server
4 68 (2.20%) Android
5 60 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 49 (1.59%) Unix
7 48 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 12 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.26%) Solaris
13 7 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.16%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.097%) CentOS
15 3 (0.097%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.065%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.032%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1275 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
2 898 (29.08%) MVC
3 803 (26.00%) TDD
4 408 (13.21%) Scrum
5 399 (12.92%) OO
6 388 (12.56%) BDD
7 269 (8.71%) Unit Testing
8 262 (8.48%) E-Commerce
9 260 (8.42%) Multithreading
10 247 (8.00%) Web Development
11 243 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
12 233 (7.55%) Software Engineering
13 193 (6.25%) DevOps
14 182 (5.89%) CRM
15 173 (5.60%) SDLC
16 158 (5.12%) MVVM
17 141 (4.57%) SOA
18 140 (4.53%) Electronic Trading
19 132 (4.27%) Low Latency
20 121 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 999 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 996 (32.25%) SQL
3 478 (15.48%) Java
4 322 (10.43%) C++
5 231 (7.48%) T-SQL
6 197 (6.38%) Python
7 195 (6.31%) PowerShell
8 149 (4.83%) VBA
9 124 (4.02%) VB.NET
10 100 (3.24%) Ruby
11 84 (2.72%) C
12 80 (2.59%) VB
13 77 (2.49%) PL/SQL
14 75 (2.43%) Perl
15 66 (2.14%) PHP
16 63 (2.04%) XAML
17 60 (1.94%) TypeScript
18 51 (1.65%) Scala
19 43 (1.39%) VBScript
20 28 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 166 (5.38%) Degree
2 73 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (0.87%) DV Cleared
6 26 (0.84%) PhD
7 13 (0.42%) ISEB
8 12 (0.39%) MCSD
9 11 (0.36%) MCPD
9 11 (0.36%) MCSE
10 10 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.29%) MCITP
12 8 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.26%) MCP
13 7 (0.23%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.23%) PMP
14 5 (0.16%) MCAD
15 4 (0.13%) CISSP
16 3 (0.097%) CISA
16 3 (0.097%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (4.27%) QA
2 18 (0.58%) SDET
3 16 (0.52%) MiFID
4 10 (0.32%) SLA
5 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.13%) WCAG
7 3 (0.097%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.097%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 3 (0.097%) MISRA
7 3 (0.097%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.065%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.065%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.065%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.032%) Basel III
9 1 (0.032%) BS25999
9 1 (0.032%) COBIT
9 1 (0.032%) HL7
9 1 (0.032%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.032%) WAI
System Software
1 70 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 39 (1.26%) Docker
3 25 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.32%) vSphere
7 6 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.19%) KVM
8 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.097%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.065%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.065%) GridGain
11 1 (0.032%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.032%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 69 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (1.36%) Puppet
3 24 (0.78%) Kibana
4 18 (0.58%) Control-M
5 16 (0.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 15 (0.49%) Ansible
7 13 (0.42%) SCCM
8 11 (0.36%) Nagios
9 10 (0.32%) logstash
10 9 (0.29%) SCOM
11 6 (0.19%) BladeLogic
11 6 (0.19%) EdgeSight
11 6 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.19%) HP SIM
11 6 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.19%) StatsD
11 6 (0.19%) Terraform
12 5 (0.16%) Grafana
13 4 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.13%) Icinga
Vendors
1 697 (22.57%) Microsoft
2 283 (9.16%) Oracle
3 71 (2.30%) Sitecore
4 58 (1.88%) TIBCO
5 46 (1.49%) Sybase
6 43 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 41 (1.33%) VMware
8 39 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (1.20%) IBM
10 36 (1.17%) Google
11 33 (1.07%) DevExpress
12 29 (0.94%) Xamarin
13 27 (0.87%) Atlassian
13 27 (0.87%) Informatica
14 26 (0.84%) ION Trading
14 26 (0.84%) Reuters
15 25 (0.81%) Citrix
16 23 (0.74%) HP
16 23 (0.74%) Splunk
17 18 (0.58%) Syncfusion
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £565 per day
Posted: 59 minutes ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £180 to £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: £400-550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £443.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £800-900pd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: ?400/day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £375.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £595 - £645 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Xcede
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago