Period
to 27 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 May 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
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 191 182
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 620 552 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.36% 1.39% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.46% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 462 511
London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £342 £325 £305
90th Percentile £638 £650 £588
England median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £175.00 - -
England median hourly rate £175.00 £43.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +302.30% +3.57% +86.67%

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 43,231 37,764 41,318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.01% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,253 26,925 29,686
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 508 527
London median hourly rate £21.70 £22.42 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.20% +17.99% -1.76%
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.25 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.56% +11.43%

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 27 May 2018.

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
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 27 May 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
Central London +9 166 £475 +10.14% 62
South London -44 26 £365 -1.35% 8
West London -37 16 £475 +26.67% 28
East London -16 6 £575 - 10
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 620 (100.00%) C#
1 620 (100.00%) .NET
2 339 (54.68%) SQL
3 300 (48.39%) SQL Server
4 295 (47.58%) ASP.NET
5 262 (42.26%) MVC
6 259 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
7 252 (40.65%) JavaScript
8 243 (39.19%) Finance
9 202 (32.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 190 (30.65%) AngularJS
11 175 (28.23%) TDD
12 158 (25.48%) Banking
13 142 (22.90%) Microsoft
14 140 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
15 132 (21.29%) .NET Framework
16 129 (20.81%) HTML
17 126 (20.32%) ASP.NET Web API
18 117 (18.87%) CSS
19 89 (14.35%) WPF
20 86 (13.87%) WCF
21 76 (12.26%) Unit Testing
21 76 (12.26%) Git (software)
21 76 (12.26%) Greenfield Project
22 75 (12.10%) Microservices
23 74 (11.94%) Windows
24 73 (11.77%) T-SQL
24 73 (11.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 72 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 72 (11.61%) Oracle

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 33 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (3.87%) IIS
3 21 (3.39%) NServiceBus
4 17 (2.74%) CMS
5 12 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.45%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
9 3 (0.48%) Apache
9 3 (0.48%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.16%) Confluence
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.48%) Acrobat
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.97%) Bloomberg AIM
2 6 (0.97%) Eagle PACE
2 6 (0.97%) Front Arena
2 6 (0.97%) Markit EDM
2 6 (0.97%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.32%) Endur
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 140 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (2.58%) GitHub
5 8 (1.29%) Serverless
6 6 (0.97%) Office 365
7 5 (0.81%) npm
8 4 (0.65%) Algolia
8 4 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.65%) PaaS
8 4 (0.65%) SaaS
9 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.48%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.48%) IaaS
10 2 (0.32%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.16%) Firebase
11 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.16%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.77%) HTTP
2 4 (0.65%) DNS
2 4 (0.65%) SMS
3 1 (0.16%) BGP
3 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 73 (11.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 27 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 23 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (3.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.58%) Power BI
10 15 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (2.10%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (1.45%) MySQL
12 9 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.29%) InterSystems Cache
14 7 (1.13%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 68 (10.97%) TeamCity
3 55 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (8.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 49 (7.90%) Visual Studio
6 42 (6.77%) NUnit
7 28 (4.52%) Visual Studio Team System
8 26 (4.19%) Selenium
9 23 (3.71%) JIRA
10 20 (3.23%) Jenkins
10 20 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 20 (3.23%) Subversion
11 14 (2.26%) Moq
12 10 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (1.45%) ReSharper
14 8 (1.29%) MSBuild
15 7 (1.13%) webpack
16 6 (0.97%) ER Studio
16 6 (0.97%) MSTest
17 5 (0.81%) Jasmine
General
1 243 (39.19%) Finance
2 158 (25.48%) Banking
3 59 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 55 (8.87%) Front Office
5 27 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.74%) Law
7 14 (2.26%) Marketing
8 13 (2.10%) Back Office
8 13 (2.10%) Retail
9 9 (1.45%) Legal
10 4 (0.65%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (100.00%) .NET
2 295 (47.58%) ASP.NET
3 202 (32.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 190 (30.65%) AngularJS
5 132 (21.29%) .NET Framework
6 129 (20.81%) HTML
7 126 (20.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 117 (18.87%) CSS
9 89 (14.35%) WPF
10 86 (13.87%) WCF
11 71 (11.45%) Entity Framework
12 69 (11.13%) Web Services
13 67 (10.81%) jQuery
14 63 (10.16%) HTML5
15 62 (10.00%) React
16 58 (9.35%) KnockoutJS
17 53 (8.55%) Kendo UI
18 50 (8.06%) REST
19 49 (7.90%) JSON
20 48 (7.74%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.26%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (7.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 31 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 28 (4.52%) Hedge funds
5 27 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 26 (4.19%) Fintech
7 23 (3.71%) User Experience
8 22 (3.55%) Computer Science
8 22 (3.55%) Derivative
9 21 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (2.74%) Equities
11 15 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
13 12 (1.94%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.61%) Online Banking
15 9 (1.45%) Market Risk
16 8 (1.29%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.29%) Reinsurance
17 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
18 6 (0.97%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 74 (11.94%) Windows
2 4 (0.65%) Android
2 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (0.16%) Linux
4 1 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (42.26%) MVC
2 259 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (28.23%) TDD
4 76 (12.26%) Unit Testing
5 75 (12.10%) Microservices
6 67 (10.81%) Web Development
7 63 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
8 62 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 62 (10.00%) Scrum
9 60 (9.68%) BDD
10 59 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 59 (9.52%) SOLID
11 54 (8.71%) OO
12 53 (8.55%) E-Commerce
13 47 (7.58%) SOA
14 42 (6.77%) Asset Management
15 38 (6.13%) DevOps
16 32 (5.16%) Investment Management
17 28 (4.52%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 620 (100.00%) C#
2 339 (54.68%) SQL
3 252 (40.65%) JavaScript
4 73 (11.77%) T-SQL
5 70 (11.29%) VB.NET
6 41 (6.61%) TypeScript
7 32 (5.16%) VB
8 31 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 29 (4.68%) VBA
10 28 (4.52%) PL/SQL
11 22 (3.55%) Java
12 14 (2.26%) C++
13 13 (2.10%) VB6
14 12 (1.94%) Python
15 8 (1.29%) MUMPS
16 6 (0.97%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.65%) C
18 3 (0.48%) XAML
19 2 (0.32%) PHP
20 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (4.19%) Degree
2 9 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.48%) MCAD
5 3 (0.48%) MCSD
5 3 (0.48%) MCTS
6 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.84%) QA
2 10 (1.61%) MiFID
3 8 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.65%) GDPR
5 3 (0.48%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (5.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.97%) Control-M
3 5 (0.81%) Ansible
3 5 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.81%) Puppet
4 4 (0.65%) Terraform
5 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.16%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 142 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 72 (11.61%) Oracle
3 14 (2.26%) Sitecore
4 12 (1.94%) Tableau
5 11 (1.77%) Citrix
6 9 (1.45%) Sybase
7 7 (1.13%) Bloomberg
8 6 (0.97%) Adobe
8 6 (0.97%) Calypso
8 6 (0.97%) Charles River
8 6 (0.97%) Embarcadero
8 6 (0.97%) FXall
8 6 (0.97%) SimCorp
9 5 (0.81%) Telerik
10 4 (0.65%) Google
11 3 (0.48%) IBM
11 3 (0.48%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.32%) Capita
12 2 (0.32%) InterSystems
12 2 (0.32%) Omniture