Period
to 17 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 146 150
Rank change year-on-year -57 +4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 42 115 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 1.62% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.71% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 108 77
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £398 £354 £315
90th Percentile £676 £619 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,246 6,729 6,193
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.84% 94.88% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,860 5,297 4,763
City of London median daily rate £518 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £485
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.09% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 122 76
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% +7.56% -8.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.53 £12.52
90th Percentile £56.50 £32.70 £30.04
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% +10.00% -10.53%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the City of London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the City of London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in the City of London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the City of London

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
London Bridge -28 1 £425 +13.33%
C# .NET Developer
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 City of London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
4 21 (50.00%) SQL
4 21 (50.00%) Finance
5 18 (42.86%) MVC
6 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (30.95%) Banking
7 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (26.19%) TDD
9 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.43%) .NET Core
11 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
12 7 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (16.67%) Data Protection
12 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
13 6 (14.29%) React
13 6 (14.29%) Docker
13 6 (14.29%) Microservices
13 6 (14.29%) SOLID
14 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (11.90%) DevOps
14 5 (11.90%) T-SQL

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) Serverless
3 1 (2.38%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) webpack
3 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) MSTest
4 1 (2.38%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Back Office
3 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
3 5 (11.90%) Front Office
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Core
6 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) React
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (11.90%) CSS
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
9 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
9 4 (9.52%) HTML
9 4 (9.52%) RESTful
10 3 (7.14%) Ajax
10 3 (7.14%) Autofac
10 3 (7.14%) Redux
10 3 (7.14%) REST
10 3 (7.14%) SignalR
10 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.14%) Derivative
3 3 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 6 (14.29%) Microservices
5 6 (14.29%) SOLID
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps
7 4 (9.52%) Kanban
7 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Flow Trading
9 2 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (4.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (4.76%) Fintech
9 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) ES6
7 2 (4.76%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) R
7 2 (4.76%) VBA
8 1 (2.38%) F#
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) OpenLink
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.38%) Splunk