Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 218 203
Rank change year-on-year +38 -15 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 720 574 565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.56% 1.27% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.34% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 477 478
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £360 £319 £300
90th Percentile £644 £643 £614
England median daily rate £425 £376 £370
% change year-on-year +12.96% +1.69% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
London median hourly rate £57.50 - £60.00
10th Percentile £26.65 - £52.50
90th Percentile £58.75 - £67.50
England median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +13.33%

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 43,674 42,765 42,489
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.94% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,567 30,833 30,303
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 511 549
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.10% +0.16%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.83 £52.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

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 19 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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 -1 158 £500 +11.11% 52
West London +12 23 £415 +35.51% 57
South London -18 15 £425 +18.88% 5
East London -29 4 £625 +8.70% 16
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 720 (100.00%) C#
1 720 (100.00%) .NET
2 377 (52.36%) ASP.NET
3 305 (42.36%) MVC
4 301 (41.81%) SQL
5 299 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
6 276 (38.33%) SQL Server
7 273 (37.92%) Finance
8 233 (32.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 220 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 219 (30.42%) JavaScript
11 194 (26.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 191 (26.53%) Microsoft
13 190 (26.39%) AngularJS
14 180 (25.00%) Banking
15 173 (24.03%) TDD
16 137 (19.03%) HTML
17 124 (17.22%) .NET Framework
18 123 (17.08%) WCF
19 116 (16.11%) Microservices
20 107 (14.86%) .NET Core
21 106 (14.72%) CSS
22 97 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
23 94 (13.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 93 (12.92%) WPF
25 91 (12.64%) Web Development
26 86 (11.94%) Greenfield Project
27 84 (11.67%) Front Office
28 82 (11.39%) HTML5
29 79 (10.97%) React

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 39 (5.42%) CMS
2 31 (4.31%) Umbraco
3 23 (3.19%) IIS
4 15 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (1.53%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.42%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.28%) Confluence
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon Alexa
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.14%) Kentico
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.14%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.69%) Acrobat
2 5 (0.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.56%) RMDS
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Bloomberg AIM
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.28%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Endur
5 1 (0.14%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 220 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (4.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (2.92%) GitHub
5 17 (2.36%) Serverless
6 11 (1.53%) SaaS
7 8 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.11%) npm
8 7 (0.97%) Azure Functions
8 7 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.83%) Office 365
10 4 (0.56%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.14%) Google Play
12 1 (0.14%) IaaS
12 1 (0.14%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.14%) NuGet
12 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.50%) HTTP
2 2 (0.28%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) SMS
2 2 (0.28%) SSL
3 1 (0.14%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 94 (13.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 27 (3.75%) SQL Server 2016
6 24 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (3.19%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
9 18 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.22%) NoSQL
11 15 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.53%) Relational Database
13 10 (1.39%) Data Lake
13 10 (1.39%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.39%) MySQL
14 8 (1.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 71 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 51 (7.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 51 (7.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 48 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 47 (6.53%) Selenium
5 42 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (4.72%) TeamCity
7 32 (4.44%) SpecFlow
8 29 (4.03%) JIRA
9 21 (2.92%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.36%) Bitbucket
10 17 (2.36%) NUnit
11 10 (1.39%) Moq
12 9 (1.25%) webpack
13 8 (1.11%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.11%) GitLab
14 6 (0.83%) WebDriver
15 5 (0.69%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.56%) Hudson
16 4 (0.56%) ReSharper
General
1 273 (37.92%) Finance
2 180 (25.00%) Banking
3 84 (11.67%) Front Office
4 58 (8.06%) Investment Banking
5 32 (4.44%) Financial Institution
6 16 (2.22%) Retail
7 14 (1.94%) Law
8 10 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
9 8 (1.11%) Advertising
10 7 (0.97%) Back Office
11 6 (0.83%) Marketing
12 5 (0.69%) Legal
13 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) Prime Brokerage
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (100.00%) .NET
2 377 (52.36%) ASP.NET
3 233 (32.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 194 (26.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 190 (26.39%) AngularJS
6 137 (19.03%) HTML
7 124 (17.22%) .NET Framework
8 123 (17.08%) WCF
9 107 (14.86%) .NET Core
10 106 (14.72%) CSS
11 93 (12.92%) WPF
12 82 (11.39%) HTML5
13 79 (10.97%) React
14 73 (10.14%) REST
15 65 (9.03%) jQuery
16 61 (8.47%) Kendo UI
17 59 (8.19%) Entity Framework
18 47 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 47 (6.53%) Web Services
19 39 (5.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.94%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (7.08%) Fintech
3 46 (6.39%) Fixed Income
4 37 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (3.61%) Derivative
7 25 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 25 (3.47%) Equities
7 25 (3.47%) User Experience
8 21 (2.92%) Credit Risk
8 21 (2.92%) Hedge funds
9 19 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 18 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (2.36%) Blog
12 14 (1.94%) Grid Computing
13 12 (1.67%) Market Risk
14 11 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
15 9 (1.25%) Device Driver
16 8 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 48 (6.67%) Windows
2 10 (1.39%) Android
3 9 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.11%) Linux
5 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.28%) Unix
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (42.36%) MVC
2 299 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (24.03%) TDD
4 116 (16.11%) Microservices
5 97 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
6 91 (12.64%) Web Development
7 76 (10.56%) Scrum
8 73 (10.14%) BDD
9 68 (9.44%) Software Engineering
10 63 (8.75%) SOLID
11 61 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 60 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 55 (7.64%) SDLC
14 54 (7.50%) DevOps
15 52 (7.22%) Asset Management
16 48 (6.67%) Multithreading
16 48 (6.67%) OO
17 44 (6.11%) Test Automation
18 43 (5.97%) CQRS
19 42 (5.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 720 (100.00%) C#
2 301 (41.81%) SQL
3 219 (30.42%) JavaScript
4 50 (6.94%) T-SQL
5 41 (5.69%) TypeScript
6 39 (5.42%) VB.NET
7 24 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 23 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 20 (2.78%) C++
9 20 (2.78%) VBA
10 18 (2.50%) VB
11 15 (2.08%) Java
12 11 (1.53%) Python
13 6 (0.83%) C
14 3 (0.42%) XAML
15 2 (0.28%) ES6
15 2 (0.28%) Scala
15 2 (0.28%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.28%) VB6
16 1 (0.14%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 31 (4.31%) Degree
2 18 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.83%) QA
2 7 (0.97%) GDPR
3 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (8.75%) Docker
2 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.42%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 46 (6.39%) Kubernetes
2 16 (2.22%) Ansible
3 4 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.56%) Terraform
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 191 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.36%) Oracle
3 19 (2.64%) Citrix
4 17 (2.36%) Google
5 13 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.11%) Bloomberg
7 7 (0.97%) Reuters
7 7 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.83%) Adobe
8 6 (0.83%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.56%) ION Trading
9 4 (0.56%) Tableau
9 4 (0.56%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.42%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.42%) Charles River
10 3 (0.42%) Telerik
11 2 (0.28%) Facebook
11 2 (0.28%) FXall
11 2 (0.28%) SimCorp
11 2 (0.28%) Xamarin