Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 January 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 196 205
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9 -39
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 563 645 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.27% 1.39% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.46% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 557 443
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £309
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
England median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
London median hourly rate £57.50 £175.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.14% +191.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £26.65 £162.50 £52.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £187.50 £67.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.17% +19.48% -3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42,106 44,099 39,927
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.66% 94.85% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,251 32,064 28,462
London median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £669 £640
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 574 560
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.92 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.92% -2.31% +7.30%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £18.39
% change year-on-year +1.77% -0.05% +0.16%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in London

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in London

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Central London -47 129 £500 +5.26% 57
West London +31 23 £475 +33.33% 40
South London -6 15 £425 +16.44% 5
East London -34 6 £475 -12.44% 14
North London -9 2 £270 - 1
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 563 (100.00%) C#
1 563 (100.00%) .NET
2 262 (46.54%) SQL Server
3 237 (42.10%) ASP.NET
4 227 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (36.41%) MVC
6 197 (34.99%) Finance
7 194 (34.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 179 (31.79%) SQL
9 171 (30.37%) JavaScript
9 171 (30.37%) AngularJS
10 128 (22.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 126 (22.38%) Microsoft
12 119 (21.14%) TDD
13 113 (20.07%) .NET Framework
14 111 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 99 (17.58%) Microservices
15 99 (17.58%) .NET Core
16 94 (16.70%) React
17 86 (15.28%) HTML
18 74 (13.14%) Banking
19 71 (12.61%) CSS
20 67 (11.90%) REST
20 67 (11.90%) Web Development
21 65 (11.55%) WPF
21 65 (11.55%) Scrum
22 64 (11.37%) Front Office
23 63 (11.19%) Software Engineering
23 63 (11.19%) Greenfield Project
24 62 (11.01%) WCF

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 34 (6.04%) CMS
2 26 (4.62%) Umbraco
3 20 (3.55%) IIS
4 13 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.07%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.18%) Kentico
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) Mule
9 1 (0.18%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.18%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.18%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 27 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
2 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.89%) RMDS
2 3 (0.53%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 194 (34.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (4.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (3.20%) GitHub
5 17 (3.02%) Serverless
6 7 (1.24%) Azure Functions
7 5 (0.89%) Office 365
7 5 (0.89%) SaaS
8 3 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.18%) Apigee
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (0.18%) Google Play
10 1 (0.18%) npm
10 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (0.36%) DNS
2 2 (0.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.18%) AMQP
3 1 (0.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (46.54%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
6 21 (3.73%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.73%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (3.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.84%) Cosmos DB
9 16 (2.84%) MongoDB
10 13 (2.31%) Data Lake
11 11 (1.95%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.24%) Redis
13 7 (1.24%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 52 (9.24%) Git (software)
2 47 (8.35%) Visual Studio
3 43 (7.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 42 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (5.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 30 (5.33%) TeamCity
7 28 (4.97%) Selenium
8 20 (3.55%) Jenkins
8 20 (3.55%) SpecFlow
9 19 (3.37%) JIRA
10 15 (2.66%) Bitbucket
11 14 (2.49%) NUnit
12 11 (1.95%) Visual Studio Coded UI
13 7 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (1.07%) Moq
14 6 (1.07%) MSBuild
15 4 (0.71%) Artifactory
15 4 (0.71%) Hudson
15 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 197 (34.99%) Finance
2 74 (13.14%) Banking
3 64 (11.37%) Front Office
4 25 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.31%) Retail
6 10 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.42%) Advertising
7 8 (1.42%) Law
8 5 (0.89%) Back Office
9 4 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.71%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.53%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) French Language
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.18%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 563 (100.00%) .NET
2 237 (42.10%) ASP.NET
3 171 (30.37%) AngularJS
4 128 (22.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 113 (20.07%) .NET Framework
6 111 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 99 (17.58%) .NET Core
8 94 (16.70%) React
9 86 (15.28%) HTML
10 71 (12.61%) CSS
11 67 (11.90%) REST
12 65 (11.55%) WPF
13 62 (11.01%) WCF
14 61 (10.83%) jQuery
15 50 (8.88%) Entity Framework
16 43 (7.64%) Web Services
17 34 (6.04%) HTML5
18 31 (5.51%) WinForms
19 29 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 28 (4.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.19%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (7.10%) Fintech
3 29 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.62%) Hedge funds
4 26 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 23 (4.09%) User Experience
7 18 (3.20%) Derivative
8 17 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (2.84%) Equities
10 11 (1.95%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.60%) Blog
11 9 (1.60%) Device Driver
11 9 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.24%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.71%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.71%) OTC Derivatives
14 4 (0.71%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.39%) Windows
2 11 (1.95%) Linux
3 6 (1.07%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.53%) Android
5 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.36%) Unix
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (36.41%) MVC
3 119 (21.14%) TDD
4 99 (17.58%) Microservices
5 67 (11.90%) Web Development
6 65 (11.55%) Scrum
7 63 (11.19%) Software Engineering
8 59 (10.48%) BDD
9 54 (9.59%) SDLC
10 47 (8.35%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (8.17%) DevOps
11 46 (8.17%) E-Commerce
11 46 (8.17%) OO
12 45 (7.99%) Test Automation
13 43 (7.64%) SOLID
14 33 (5.86%) Asset Management
14 33 (5.86%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (5.86%) SOA
15 32 (5.68%) Analytics
15 32 (5.68%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 563 (100.00%) C#
2 179 (31.79%) SQL
3 171 (30.37%) JavaScript
4 42 (7.46%) T-SQL
5 39 (6.93%) VB.NET
6 30 (5.33%) TypeScript
6 30 (5.33%) VBA
7 26 (4.62%) VB
8 24 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 23 (4.09%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.84%) Java
11 15 (2.66%) C++
12 12 (2.13%) Python
13 6 (1.07%) Go
13 6 (1.07%) Scala
14 5 (0.89%) C
15 3 (0.53%) Ruby
16 2 (0.36%) ES6
16 2 (0.36%) F#
16 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (4.97%) Degree
2 13 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.06%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (8.70%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (7.10%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.02%) Ansible
3 5 (0.89%) Terraform
4 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 126 (22.38%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.82%) Oracle
3 21 (3.73%) Citrix
4 16 (2.84%) Google
5 7 (1.24%) Reuters
6 6 (1.07%) Bloomberg
6 6 (1.07%) TIBCO
7 5 (0.89%) ION Trading
7 5 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.71%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.53%) Adobe
9 3 (0.53%) IBM
9 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.53%) Telerik
10 2 (0.36%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.36%) IFS
10 2 (0.36%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.36%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.18%) Charles River
11 1 (0.18%) Infragistics