The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C# Developer
Rank 322 307 385
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +78
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 71 74 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.37% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 68 28
Average daily rate £450 £588 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £376
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21611 20076 25837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.78% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15036 13591 16634
Average daily rate £425 £448 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 407 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Senior C# Developer
England

Senior C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior C# Developer across the London region.

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior C# Developer across the London region.

Senior C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 20 £625 +8.69% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
Senior C# Developer
England

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior C# Developer in their job title.

1 136 (100.00%) C#
2 108 (79.41%) .NET
3 76 (55.88%) SQL Server
4 57 (41.91%) SQL
5 46 (33.82%) TDD
6 41 (30.15%) Front Office
6 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
7 38 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (25.00%) Finance
9 34 (25.00%) Scrum
10 32 (23.53%) OO
10 32 (23.53%) WPF
11 31 (22.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (22.06%) WCF
12 30 (22.06%) Multithreading
13 27 (19.85%) JavaScript
14 26 (19.12%) MVC
15 25 (18.38%) HTML
15 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
16 24 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (16.91%) Banking
18 22 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (15.44%) jQuery
19 21 (15.44%) CSS
20 19 (13.97%) Unit Testing
21 18 (13.24%) XML
21 18 (13.24%) NHibernate
21 18 (13.24%) .NET Framework
22 16 (11.76%) Derivative

Senior C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.94%) CMS
2 3 (2.21%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (2.21%) IIS
2 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.21%) Kentico
3 2 (1.47%) Node.js
4 1 (0.74%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.74%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) Intranet
1 1 (0.74%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 38 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (22.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.47%) DB2
6 2 (1.47%) MySQL
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.74%) OLAP
7 1 (0.74%) MS Access
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.88%) NUnit
3 7 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.94%) MSTest
5 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.21%) Subversion
6 2 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.47%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 41 (30.15%) Front Office
2 34 (25.00%) Finance
3 23 (16.91%) Banking
4 6 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (79.41%) .NET
2 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
3 32 (23.53%) WPF
4 30 (22.06%) WCF
5 25 (18.38%) HTML
6 22 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (15.44%) jQuery
7 21 (15.44%) CSS
8 18 (13.24%) XML
8 18 (13.24%) NHibernate
8 18 (13.24%) .NET Framework
9 14 (10.29%) Ajax
9 14 (10.29%) Web Services
10 13 (9.56%) LINQ
11 10 (7.35%) JSON
11 10 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (6.62%) WinForms
13 8 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (5.15%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Derivative
2 7 (5.15%) Hedge funds
3 6 (4.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 6 (4.41%) Fixed Income
4 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.47%) W3C
6 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.47%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.47%) Equities
6 2 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.47%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.74%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.56%) Windows
2 3 (2.21%) Linux
2 3 (2.21%) UNIX
3 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.82%) TDD
2 35 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.00%) Scrum
4 32 (23.53%) OO
5 30 (22.06%) Multithreading
6 26 (19.12%) MVC
7 24 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (13.97%) Unit Testing
9 13 (9.56%) SOA
10 12 (8.82%) BDD
11 11 (8.09%) MVVM
12 10 (7.35%) Workflow
13 9 (6.62%) Analytics
14 8 (5.88%) OOP
15 7 (5.15%) Web Development
15 7 (5.15%) Fund Management
15 7 (5.15%) Asset Management
16 5 (3.68%) Refactoring
16 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce
16 5 (3.68%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (41.91%) SQL
3 27 (19.85%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.82%) Java
5 10 (7.35%) Python
6 8 (5.88%) Ruby
7 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.68%) Perl
9 4 (2.94%) PHP
10 3 (2.21%) C++
11 2 (1.47%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.74%) VBA
12 1 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Basel III
Vendors
1 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.68%) GigaSpaces
4 4 (2.94%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.94%) Facebook
4 4 (2.94%) Twitter
5 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.21%) Sybase
5 3 (2.21%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.74%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.74%) Syncfusion
7 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.74%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.74%) Ektron
7 1 (0.74%) Tableau
7 1 (0.74%) StreamBase
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago