The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 199 159
Rank change year-on-year +16 -40  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 278 259 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.36% 1.19% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.25% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 221 263
Median daily rate £475 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +1.49% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% +81.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 56 £444 +4.41% 32
Bromley +7 4 £575 +76.92%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 4 £363 -14.70% 3
Docklands, London - 4 £575 -
Croydon +2 2 £350 +16.66% 1
Canary Wharf +3 1 £616 +29.68%
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 587 (100.00%) C#
1 587 (100.00%) .NET
2 268 (45.66%) SQL Server
3 254 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (41.23%) SQL
5 222 (37.82%) MVC
6 204 (34.75%) ASP.NET
7 197 (33.56%) Finance
8 182 (31.01%) TDD
9 174 (29.64%) JavaScript
10 162 (27.60%) AngularJS
11 161 (27.43%) Banking
12 148 (25.21%) Microsoft
13 122 (20.78%) HTML
14 109 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 106 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 105 (17.89%) .NET Framework
17 100 (17.04%) OO
18 95 (16.18%) Scrum
19 90 (15.33%) Front Office
20 84 (14.31%) CSS
21 81 (13.80%) WPF
22 79 (13.46%) WCF
23 78 (13.29%) Windows
24 76 (12.95%) Greenfield Project
25 75 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
26 73 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
27 66 (11.24%) Software Engineering
28 63 (10.73%) BDD
28 63 (10.73%) jQuery

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 19 (3.24%) CMS
2 17 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.04%) IIS
4 9 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.85%) EPiServer
6 5 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.51%) Confluence
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.34%) DNN
9 2 (0.34%) Documentum
9 2 (0.34%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.34%) Kentico
9 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.39%) RMDS
2 6 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.68%) Endur
4 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 73 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.53%) GitHub
5 6 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (1.02%) SaaS
6 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.51%) PaaS
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.36%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.02%) AMQP
2 6 (1.02%) HTTP
3 4 (0.68%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.68%) Multicast
3 4 (0.68%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.51%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.34%) FTP
5 2 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (45.66%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.86%) NoSQL
3 37 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.56%) RavenDB
7 15 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.04%) Big Data
9 12 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.19%) Redis
14 6 (1.02%) Power BI
15 5 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (9.03%) TeamCity
2 47 (8.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (7.67%) Visual Studio
4 36 (6.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 33 (5.62%) NUnit
6 27 (4.60%) Git (software)
7 26 (4.43%) SpecFlow
8 16 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (2.56%) JIRA
9 15 (2.56%) Moq
9 15 (2.56%) Subversion
10 13 (2.21%) Hudson
10 13 (2.21%) MSBuild
10 13 (2.21%) MSTest
11 9 (1.53%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 6 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (0.85%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.68%) Maven
16 3 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 197 (33.56%) Finance
2 161 (27.43%) Banking
3 90 (15.33%) Front Office
4 56 (9.54%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.45%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.04%) Retail
7 11 (1.87%) Back Office
7 11 (1.87%) Law
8 8 (1.36%) Advertising
9 6 (1.02%) Marketing
10 4 (0.68%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 3 (0.51%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Games
12 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 587 (100.00%) .NET
2 204 (34.75%) ASP.NET
3 162 (27.60%) AngularJS
4 122 (20.78%) HTML
5 109 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 106 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 105 (17.89%) .NET Framework
8 84 (14.31%) CSS
9 81 (13.80%) WPF
10 79 (13.46%) WCF
11 63 (10.73%) jQuery
12 55 (9.37%) HTML5
13 51 (8.69%) Entity Framework
14 49 (8.35%) Web Services
15 43 (7.33%) React
16 42 (7.16%) WinForms
17 41 (6.98%) NHibernate
18 38 (6.47%) RESTful
19 36 (6.13%) XML
20 35 (5.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.95%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (9.20%) Fixed Income
4 36 (6.13%) Algorithms
5 33 (5.62%) Derivative
6 31 (5.28%) Computer Science
7 29 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (4.60%) Equities
9 22 (3.75%) Fintech
10 21 (3.58%) Hedge funds
10 21 (3.58%) User Experience
11 13 (2.21%) Data Structures
11 13 (2.21%) Online Banking
12 12 (2.04%) Swaptions
13 10 (1.70%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 9 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.53%) Market Risk
15 8 (1.36%) Mobile App
16 7 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.29%) Windows
2 6 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 5 (0.85%) Linux
4 3 (0.51%) Android
4 3 (0.51%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (37.82%) MVC
3 182 (31.01%) TDD
4 100 (17.04%) OO
5 95 (16.18%) Scrum
6 75 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (11.24%) Software Engineering
8 63 (10.73%) BDD
8 63 (10.73%) SOLID
9 52 (8.86%) OOP
10 49 (8.35%) MVVM
11 45 (7.67%) Microservices
12 44 (7.50%) SOA
13 43 (7.33%) E-Commerce
13 43 (7.33%) Pair Programming
13 43 (7.33%) Test Automation
14 42 (7.16%) DevOps
15 41 (6.98%) Web Development
16 39 (6.64%) SDLC
17 35 (5.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 587 (100.00%) C#
2 242 (41.23%) SQL
3 174 (29.64%) JavaScript
4 47 (8.01%) T-SQL
5 37 (6.30%) Java
6 36 (6.13%) VB
7 31 (5.28%) VB.NET
8 29 (4.94%) TypeScript
9 25 (4.26%) C++
10 24 (4.09%) VBA
11 23 (3.92%) Python
12 22 (3.75%) XAML
13 21 (3.58%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.19%) ES6
14 7 (1.19%) VB6
15 4 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.68%) Ruby
15 4 (0.68%) Scala
16 3 (0.51%) C
16 3 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (4.77%) Degree
2 12 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.85%) MCP
4 5 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.34%) PMP
6 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.58%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) MiFID
3 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.04%) Kibana
2 12 (2.04%) Puppet
3 11 (1.87%) Ansible
4 2 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 148 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.71%) Oracle
3 17 (2.90%) Reuters
3 17 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 14 (2.39%) ION Trading
5 11 (1.87%) Telerik
6 10 (1.70%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.53%) Sybase
8 8 (1.36%) Bloomberg
9 7 (1.19%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.68%) OpenLink
11 3 (0.51%) Blue Prism
11 3 (0.51%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.51%) IBM
12 2 (0.34%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.34%) New Relic
12 2 (0.34%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.34%) Redback
12 2 (0.34%) Splunk
12 2 (0.34%) Tableau
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Finance
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago