Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 146 152
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 102 116 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.45% 1.63% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.72% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 103 82
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +4.71%
10th Percentile £416 £328 £308
90th Percentile £629 £650 £563
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £445
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% +11.25%
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 6,706 6,752 6,426
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 94.73% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,322 5,338 5,112
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 93 79
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.45% -4.17%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.30 £11.45
90th Percentile £26.50 £29.40 £47.83
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.08
% change year-on-year +3.31% +5.96% -5.10%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
London Bridge - 1 £375 -
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 16 November 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 City of London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 102 (100.00%) C#
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 52 (50.98%) SQL
3 51 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 49 (48.04%) Finance
5 39 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 36 (35.29%) MVC
8 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (29.41%) TDD
10 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
11 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (23.53%) .NET Framework
13 19 (18.63%) Microservices
13 19 (18.63%) .NET Core
14 18 (17.65%) Banking
15 16 (15.69%) AngularJS
16 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
16 15 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (13.73%) Front Office
17 14 (13.73%) HTML
17 14 (13.73%) CSS
17 14 (13.73%) SOLID
18 13 (12.75%) Fintech
18 13 (12.75%) Entity Framework
19 12 (11.76%) REST
19 12 (11.76%) Release Management
19 12 (11.76%) Kubernetes

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 5 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.96%) IIS
2 2 (1.96%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Acrobat
1 4 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.90%) Serverless
4 4 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (6.86%) Cosmos DB
5 6 (5.88%) Redis
6 5 (4.90%) Data Lake
6 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.96%) KDB
9 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) SpecFlow
1 10 (9.80%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (8.82%) Selenium
2 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.92%) Artifactory
5 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.92%) JIRA
5 4 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.98%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.98%) NUnit
8 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Banking
3 14 (13.73%) Front Office
4 12 (11.76%) Financial Institution
5 8 (7.84%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.90%) Advertising
7 4 (3.92%) Marketing
8 3 (2.94%) Retail
8 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.96%) Back Office
9 2 (1.96%) Law
9 2 (1.96%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.98%) Billing
10 1 (0.98%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 39 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 19 (18.63%) .NET Core
7 16 (15.69%) AngularJS
8 14 (13.73%) CSS
8 14 (13.73%) HTML
9 13 (12.75%) Entity Framework
10 12 (11.76%) REST
10 12 (11.76%) WCF
10 12 (11.76%) WPF
11 11 (10.78%) React
12 9 (8.82%) Gherkin
12 9 (8.82%) WinForms
13 8 (7.84%) Angular 2
13 8 (7.84%) Web Services
14 7 (6.86%) HTML5
15 6 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (12.75%) Fintech
3 9 (8.82%) Derivative
3 9 (8.82%) Fixed Income
4 6 (5.88%) Equities
4 6 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.88%) Grid Computing
4 6 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.90%) Market Risk
6 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.96%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.98%) Robotics
9 1 (0.98%) Swaptions
9 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) MVC
2 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (29.41%) TDD
4 19 (18.63%) Microservices
5 14 (13.73%) SOLID
6 12 (11.76%) Release Management
7 11 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.80%) Asset Management
8 10 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (9.80%) SDLC
8 10 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.80%) Web Development
9 9 (8.82%) Scrum
10 7 (6.86%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.86%) SOA
11 6 (5.88%) OO
11 6 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (50.98%) SQL
3 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.78%) VB.NET
5 10 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.90%) C
6 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.92%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) VBA
8 3 (2.94%) C++
8 3 (2.94%) Java
8 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (0.98%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
9 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (10.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.90%) Ansible
3 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) Adobe
4 2 (1.96%) Citrix
4 2 (1.96%) Telerik
5 1 (0.98%) Cadence
5 1 (0.98%) Remedy
5 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.98%) Tableau
5 1 (0.98%) Workday