The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 119 109
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 56 45 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.70% 1.33% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.39% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 89
Median daily rate £444 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +1.49% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.12% +87.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3240 5510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.52% 95.74% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2416 2625 4243
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 100
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) C#
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
3 49 (53.26%) Finance
4 43 (46.74%) SQL
5 38 (41.30%) ASP.NET
6 37 (40.22%) MVC
7 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (28.26%) WCF
9 25 (27.17%) AngularJS
10 23 (25.00%) Banking
11 21 (22.83%) .NET Framework
11 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
12 20 (21.74%) CSS
13 19 (20.65%) HTML
14 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
15 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (17.39%) jQuery
17 15 (16.30%) Greenfield Project
17 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
18 14 (15.22%) TDD
19 12 (13.04%) Scrum
19 12 (13.04%) WinForms
19 12 (13.04%) Front Office
19 12 (13.04%) Windows
19 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
20 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
20 11 (11.96%) Moq
20 11 (11.96%) WPF

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 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.26%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Endur
2 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (1.09%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.09%) Big Data
8 1 (1.09%) Redis
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Moq
2 8 (8.70%) MSTest
2 8 (8.70%) NUnit
3 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (2.17%) Selenium
7 1 (1.09%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.09%) gulp
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.09%) jspm
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
7 1 (1.09%) Maven
7 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (53.26%) Finance
2 23 (25.00%) Banking
3 12 (13.04%) Front Office
4 6 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Back Office
5 3 (3.26%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 26 (28.26%) WCF
4 25 (27.17%) AngularJS
5 21 (22.83%) .NET Framework
6 20 (21.74%) CSS
7 19 (20.65%) HTML
8 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (17.39%) jQuery
10 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (13.04%) WinForms
11 11 (11.96%) WPF
12 10 (10.87%) Ajax
13 8 (8.70%) Entity Framework
14 6 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (6.52%) Web Services
15 5 (5.43%) Aurelia
15 5 (5.43%) XML
16 4 (4.35%) NHibernate
16 4 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.70%) Derivative
3 7 (7.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.35%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.26%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.26%) Equities
6 3 (3.26%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.17%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) NHS
8 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) MVC
2 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.22%) TDD
4 12 (13.04%) Scrum
4 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 10 (10.87%) SOA
6 9 (9.78%) SDLC
6 9 (9.78%) Software Delivery
7 7 (7.61%) DevOps
8 6 (6.52%) OO
8 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.43%) OOP
9 5 (5.43%) Web Development
10 4 (4.35%) Kanban
10 4 (4.35%) OOD
10 4 (4.35%) Release Management
10 4 (4.35%) User Stories
10 4 (4.35%) Wealth Management
11 3 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (46.74%) SQL
3 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.70%) VB
6 7 (7.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.52%) VBA
8 5 (5.43%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.26%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) Java
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) MCP
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (2.17%) Infragistics
3 2 (2.17%) OpenLink
3 2 (2.17%) Redback
3 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.09%) Eze Software Group
4 1 (1.09%) iManage
4 1 (1.09%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.09%) Sybase
4 1 (1.09%) Telerik
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