Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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# .NET Developer
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 136 156
Rank change year-on-year -30 +20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 140 156 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.51% 1.79% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.89% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 135 103
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% +14.84%
10th Percentile £413 £326 £326
90th Percentile £650 £645 £563
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £57.50 - £60.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 8,862 8,240 7,444
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.32% 94.72% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,834 6,413 5,753
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £310
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 115 83
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +5.45% -4.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £31.00 £33.92 £49.56
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year - +2.26% +2.77%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Central London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Central London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Central London over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Central London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Central London

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -39 88 £500 +5.26% 54
West End of London - 14 £500 -
Southwark -42 1 £375 +11.94%
C# .NET Developer
London

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 140 (100.00%) C#
1 140 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (44.29%) SQL Server
3 55 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 55 (39.29%) .NET Framework
4 50 (35.71%) SQL
5 49 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 48 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (33.57%) MVC
7 47 (33.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 46 (32.86%) Finance
9 41 (29.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (23.57%) JavaScript
11 32 (22.86%) HTML
12 31 (22.14%) Microsoft
13 26 (18.57%) TDD
13 26 (18.57%) REST
14 23 (16.43%) Microservices
15 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (15.71%) CSS
16 21 (15.00%) jQuery
16 21 (15.00%) Kubernetes
16 21 (15.00%) .NET Core
17 20 (14.29%) Docker
18 19 (13.57%) WCF
18 19 (13.57%) Web Services
18 19 (13.57%) OO
18 19 (13.57%) React
19 17 (12.14%) Continuous Delivery
19 17 (12.14%) SDLC

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 4 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Acrobat
1 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 47 (33.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.57%) Serverless
5 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.43%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (44.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
5 7 (5.00%) Data Lake
5 7 (5.00%) Redis
6 4 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.43%) KDB
8 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.71%) MySQL
9 1 (0.71%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Power BI
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 12 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.29%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.57%) JIRA
5 5 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.86%) Artifactory
6 4 (2.86%) Selenium
7 3 (2.14%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.43%) GitLab
9 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.71%) NUnit
9 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 46 (32.86%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Banking
3 9 (6.43%) Front Office
4 7 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.57%) Advertising
6 4 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.86%) Marketing
6 4 (2.86%) Retail
7 2 (1.43%) Back Office
7 2 (1.43%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (39.29%) .NET Framework
2 55 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 49 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 41 (29.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 32 (22.86%) HTML
6 26 (18.57%) REST
7 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (15.71%) CSS
8 21 (15.00%) .NET Core
8 21 (15.00%) jQuery
9 19 (13.57%) React
9 19 (13.57%) WCF
9 19 (13.57%) Web Services
10 16 (11.43%) Sass
11 15 (10.71%) Node.js
12 14 (10.00%) Entity Framework
12 14 (10.00%) HTML5
13 13 (9.29%) OAuth
14 12 (8.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.14%) Fintech
4 9 (6.43%) Device Driver
4 9 (6.43%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (6.43%) Hedge funds
5 7 (5.00%) Derivative
6 6 (4.29%) Equities
6 6 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.57%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.14%) Reinsurance
9 3 (2.14%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.43%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.71%) Swaptions
11 1 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Linux
2 5 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (1.43%) Unix
3 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (33.57%) MVC
3 26 (18.57%) TDD
4 23 (16.43%) Microservices
5 19 (13.57%) OO
6 17 (12.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (12.14%) Refactoring
6 17 (12.14%) SDLC
6 17 (12.14%) Unit Testing
7 16 (11.43%) Computer Science
7 16 (11.43%) SOA
8 15 (10.71%) BDD
8 15 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 15 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 13 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (9.29%) Task Automation
10 13 (9.29%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (8.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (35.71%) SQL
3 33 (23.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.43%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.57%) C
6 5 (3.57%) Java
7 4 (2.86%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.14%) C++
8 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.71%) Go
9 1 (0.71%) Perl
9 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (15.00%) Kubernetes
2 14 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (22.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.43%) Google
3 5 (3.57%) Oracle
4 3 (2.14%) Adobe
5 2 (1.43%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.43%) Telerik
6 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.71%) Cadence
6 1 (0.71%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.71%) Remedy
6 1 (0.71%) Reuters
6 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.71%) Workday