The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C#
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 15 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing C# 11 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 8.40% 7.87% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.46% 18.87% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
Median daily rate £600 £531 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% +2.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £654 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 63 53 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 48.09% 41.73% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 30
Median daily rate £550 £500 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £362 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Canary Wharf

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Canary Wharf

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Canary Wharf

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for C#.

1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Front Office
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) Selenium
7 3 (20.00%) WPF
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (20.00%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (13.33%) React
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) gulp
8 2 (13.33%) Data Structures

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (13.33%) Grunt
2 2 (13.33%) gulp
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) jspm
2 2 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Capybara
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.67%) WATIR
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Front Office
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) WPF Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) React
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (13.33%) Derivative
1 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) MiFID
1 1 (6.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) Packer
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Infragistics
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Solace
3 1 (6.67%) VMware