Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 July 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# Developer
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 88 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 -3
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1313 1223 1421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.14% 2.70% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 2.84% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1035 1152
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £313
90th Percentile £650 £669 £650
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
London median hourly rate £47.83 - £22.50
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +2.35% +78.95% -32.14%

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 39666 43132 43677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 95.12% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28223 31046 30342
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 505 489 764
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.75 £53.18
England median hourly rate £18.46 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.84% +8.57% +2.94%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in London

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in London

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in London

C# 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# Developer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in London

C# 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# Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
City of London +8 229 £513 +2.50% 50
Kingston Upon Thames -3 13 £350 -17.65% 3
Docklands, London +8 9 £575 -
Bromley +13 7 £575 +76.92%
Croydon +1 5 £363 +20.83%
New Malden - 5 - - 4
Canary Wharf -8 4 £650 +23.81%
Uxbridge -1 3 £300 -8.40%
West End of London - 3 £98 - 6
Chiswick - 2 £425 -
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
Hackney - 1 £325 -
Hendon - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £358 - 1
Enfield - 1 - -
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 1313 (100.00%) C#
2 926 (70.53%) .NET
3 519 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 512 (38.99%) SQL
5 494 (37.62%) SQL Server
6 460 (35.03%) Finance
7 371 (28.26%) TDD
8 360 (27.42%) Banking
9 339 (25.82%) JavaScript
10 327 (24.90%) MVC
10 327 (24.90%) WPF
11 325 (24.75%) AngularJS
12 318 (24.22%) Front Office
12 318 (24.22%) ASP.NET
13 232 (17.67%) HTML
14 228 (17.36%) Microsoft
15 209 (15.92%) WCF
16 186 (14.17%) OO
17 183 (13.94%) Java
18 179 (13.63%) Multithreading
19 178 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 168 (12.80%) Scrum
21 166 (12.64%) ASP.NET Web API
22 165 (12.57%) Fixed Income
23 164 (12.49%) Investment Banking
24 150 (11.42%) CSS
25 142 (10.81%) Windows
25 142 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
26 138 (10.51%) Microsoft Azure
27 136 (10.36%) Software Engineering

C# 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 45 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (1.60%) CMS
3 16 (1.22%) NServiceBus
4 14 (1.07%) Confluence
5 13 (0.99%) IIS
6 12 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.76%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (0.61%) Umbraco
9 7 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.46%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.23%) Apache
13 3 (0.23%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (1.83%) ION MarketView
2 10 (0.76%) Endur
2 10 (0.76%) RMDS
3 8 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Kondor
5 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.076%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.076%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.076%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 138 (10.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.75%) GitHub
4 21 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (0.53%) SaaS
8 4 (0.30%) PaaS
9 3 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.076%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.076%) IaaS
11 1 (0.076%) Office 365
11 1 (0.076%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.29%) HTTP
2 10 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.61%) IP Telephony
4 5 (0.38%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.30%) FTP
5 4 (0.30%) Multicast
5 4 (0.30%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.23%) AMQP
6 3 (0.23%) DNS
6 3 (0.23%) LDAP
6 3 (0.23%) SSL
6 3 (0.23%) X.509
7 2 (0.15%) PPP
8 1 (0.076%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.076%) Firewall
8 1 (0.076%) Internet
8 1 (0.076%) PBX
8 1 (0.076%) snoop
8 1 (0.076%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (37.62%) SQL Server
2 116 (8.83%) NoSQL
3 70 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 58 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 47 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (1.90%) Hadoop
8 25 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 23 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 22 (1.68%) Big Data
11 21 (1.60%) RavenDB
12 20 (1.52%) Redis
13 19 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 15 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.07%) OLAP
17 12 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 111 (8.45%) TeamCity
2 86 (6.55%) NUnit
3 83 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 70 (5.33%) Git (software)
5 67 (5.10%) Visual Studio
6 59 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 51 (3.88%) SpecFlow
8 49 (3.73%) Subversion
9 39 (2.97%) JIRA
10 36 (2.74%) Moq
11 34 (2.59%) MSTest
12 33 (2.51%) Mockito
13 25 (1.90%) JUnit
14 22 (1.68%) MSBuild
14 22 (1.68%) TestNG
15 21 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (1.37%) Jenkins
17 14 (1.07%) Hudson
18 12 (0.91%) Maven
19 11 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 460 (35.03%) Finance
2 360 (27.42%) Banking
3 318 (24.22%) Front Office
4 164 (12.49%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 28 (2.13%) Back Office
7 21 (1.60%) Retail
8 15 (1.14%) Law
9 11 (0.84%) Games
9 11 (0.84%) Legal
10 10 (0.76%) Advertising
11 6 (0.46%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.38%) Prime Brokerage
13 4 (0.30%) Marketing
14 3 (0.23%) French Language
14 3 (0.23%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.076%) Czech Language
16 1 (0.076%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 926 (70.53%) .NET
2 327 (24.90%) WPF
3 325 (24.75%) AngularJS
4 318 (24.22%) ASP.NET
5 232 (17.67%) HTML
6 209 (15.92%) WCF
7 178 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 166 (12.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 150 (11.42%) CSS
10 123 (9.37%) .NET Framework
11 122 (9.29%) HTML5
12 114 (8.68%) WinForms
13 103 (7.84%) React
14 102 (7.77%) Web Services
15 93 (7.08%) jQuery
16 81 (6.17%) Entity Framework
17 65 (4.95%) REST
18 64 (4.87%) XML
19 61 (4.65%) NHibernate
20 58 (4.42%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 165 (12.57%) Fixed Income
2 136 (10.36%) Derivative
3 134 (10.21%) Greenfield Project
4 120 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
5 116 (8.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 90 (6.85%) Equities
7 75 (5.71%) Computer Science
8 70 (5.33%) Hedge funds
9 50 (3.81%) Algorithms
10 39 (2.97%) Fintech
11 37 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
12 32 (2.44%) Data Structures
12 32 (2.44%) User Experience
13 24 (1.83%) Market Risk
14 21 (1.60%) Blog
15 16 (1.22%) Credit Risk
15 16 (1.22%) Public Cloud
16 14 (1.07%) Online Banking
17 13 (0.99%) Mobile App
17 13 (0.99%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 142 (10.81%) Windows
2 54 (4.11%) Linux
3 35 (2.67%) Unix
4 10 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.69%) Android
6 8 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.46%) Solaris
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.076%) CentOS
10 1 (0.076%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (28.26%) TDD
3 327 (24.90%) MVC
4 186 (14.17%) OO
5 179 (13.63%) Multithreading
6 168 (12.80%) Scrum
7 142 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 136 (10.36%) Software Engineering
9 129 (9.82%) MVVM
10 126 (9.60%) BDD
11 106 (8.07%) SDLC
11 106 (8.07%) Web Development
12 98 (7.46%) Test Automation
13 89 (6.78%) DevOps
14 88 (6.70%) SOLID
15 85 (6.47%) Electronic Trading
16 81 (6.17%) Unit Testing
17 77 (5.86%) Analytics
17 77 (5.86%) Asset Management
18 73 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1313 (100.00%) C#
2 512 (38.99%) SQL
3 339 (25.82%) JavaScript
4 183 (13.94%) Java
5 134 (10.21%) C++
6 103 (7.84%) Python
7 92 (7.01%) T-SQL
8 59 (4.49%) TypeScript
9 45 (3.43%) PowerShell
10 43 (3.27%) VB.NET
11 41 (3.12%) VB
11 41 (3.12%) VBA
12 33 (2.51%) XAML
13 29 (2.21%) C
14 25 (1.90%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.83%) Perl
16 23 (1.75%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.45%) Ruby
18 18 (1.37%) Scala
19 14 (1.07%) VB6
Qualifications
1 71 (5.41%) Degree
2 24 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.69%) MBA
7 6 (0.46%) CFA
8 5 (0.38%) MCP
9 3 (0.23%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.15%) MCITP
10 2 (0.15%) MCTS
10 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.15%) PMP
10 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.076%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.076%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.076%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.076%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.076%) MCPD
11 1 (0.076%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.81%) QA
2 16 (1.22%) MiFID
3 5 (0.38%) WCAG
4 4 (0.30%) EMIR
4 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (1.98%) Docker
2 5 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.30%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.076%) NFS
4 1 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (0.99%) Puppet
3 12 (0.91%) Ansible
3 12 (0.91%) Kibana
4 3 (0.23%) Control-M
5 2 (0.15%) HockeyApp
5 2 (0.15%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.076%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.076%) Nagios
6 1 (0.076%) Netcool
6 1 (0.076%) SCOM
6 1 (0.076%) Terraform
6 1 (0.076%) WMI
Vendors
1 228 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 113 (8.61%) Oracle
3 62 (4.72%) Sybase
4 44 (3.35%) TIBCO
5 43 (3.27%) DevExpress
6 36 (2.74%) ION Trading
7 22 (1.68%) Syncfusion
8 18 (1.37%) Xamarin
9 17 (1.29%) Reuters
10 16 (1.22%) Infragistics
11 15 (1.14%) Bloomberg
12 12 (0.91%) Telerik
13 10 (0.76%) Murex
13 10 (0.76%) OpenLink
14 8 (0.61%) Typemock
15 6 (0.46%) IBM
15 6 (0.46%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.38%) Atlassian
16 5 (0.38%) New Relic
17 4 (0.30%) Tableau
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400.00 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eaglecliff Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £620 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Collinson Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum (circa)
Posted: 6 days ago