Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Quant Developer was £681 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 16 October 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# Quant Developer
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 263 272
Rank change year-on-year -29 +9 +30
Contract jobs requiring a C# Quant Developer 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.066% 0.037% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.039% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Central London median daily rate £681 £700 £620
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.68% +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £606 £635 £532
90th Percentile £728 £756 £726
London median daily rate £688 £625 £588
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% -9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

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 8,677 7,647 7,741
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 94.92% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,727 5,867 6,022
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.87% +3.00%
10th Percentile £310 £311 £305
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 109 88
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +3.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.34 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.40 £31.25 £51.59
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.72% +0.16%

C# Quant Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Quant Developer in Central London

C# Quant 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# Quant Developer in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Quant Developer in Central London

C# Quant 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# Quant Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 16 October 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 -23 6 £681 -2.68% 2
C# Quant Developer
London

C# Quant Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, C# Quant 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# Quant Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Front Office
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Quantitative Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Derivative
4 3 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Control-M
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (16.67%) Equities
5 1 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree

C# Quant 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) Quantitative Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Control-M