The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 83 63
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 643 650 726
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.18% 2.82% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 2.97% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 532 573
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.83 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00%  

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 19155 21886 21309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.68% 95.00% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13667 15822 14618
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 252 393
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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 -16 114 £513 - 50
Docklands, London - 4 £575 -
Croydon +10 3 £313 +4.16% 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Bromley - 3 £585 - 3
Canary Wharf -6 2 £675 +27.05%
West End of London - 2 £98 - 10
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £355 -16.47% 2
Hendon - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1152 (100.00%) C#
2 830 (72.05%) .NET
3 457 (39.67%) SQL Server
4 450 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
5 409 (35.50%) SQL
6 381 (33.07%) Finance
7 343 (29.77%) TDD
8 321 (27.86%) MVC
9 302 (26.22%) JavaScript
9 302 (26.22%) WPF
10 292 (25.35%) Banking
11 283 (24.57%) ASP.NET
12 255 (22.14%) Front Office
13 233 (20.23%) AngularJS
14 220 (19.10%) HTML
15 217 (18.84%) Microsoft
16 191 (16.58%) WCF
17 168 (14.58%) OO
17 168 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
18 162 (14.06%) Scrum
19 158 (13.72%) Fixed Income
20 157 (13.63%) ASP.NET MVC
21 154 (13.37%) .NET Framework
22 150 (13.02%) Multithreading
22 150 (13.02%) MVVM
23 146 (12.67%) Greenfield Project
24 142 (12.33%) C++
25 133 (11.55%) Windows
26 130 (11.28%) Java
27 126 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure

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 24 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (1.56%) IIS
3 16 (1.39%) CMS
4 15 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
5 12 (1.04%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.78%) Confluence
7 7 (0.61%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.52%) EPiServer
8 6 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.35%) Apache
10 4 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.35%) DataSynapse
10 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.43%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (1.91%) RMDS
2 21 (1.82%) ION MarketView
3 13 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.69%) Endur
5 3 (0.26%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.17%) Bloomberg AIM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.087%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 126 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.74%) GitHub
4 17 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.61%) SaaS
6 6 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.43%) Office 365
8 4 (0.35%) PaaS
9 3 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.26%) IaaS
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.17%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.087%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.087%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.087%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.56%) AMQP
2 12 (1.04%) HTTP
3 9 (0.78%) IP Telephony
4 8 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.35%) FTP
5 4 (0.35%) Multicast
5 4 (0.35%) SSL
5 4 (0.35%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.17%) Internet
6 2 (0.17%) PBX
6 2 (0.17%) snoop
6 2 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (39.67%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 54 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (4.43%) Relational Database
5 48 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (3.73%) MongoDB
7 29 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 29 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
9 24 (2.08%) Big Data
10 22 (1.91%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.65%) Redis
12 15 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (1.22%) Hadoop
13 14 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (0.95%) Power BI
15 9 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 85 (7.38%) NUnit
2 80 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 80 (6.94%) TeamCity
3 67 (5.82%) Visual Studio
4 66 (5.73%) Subversion
5 65 (5.64%) Git (software)
6 44 (3.82%) SpecFlow
7 38 (3.30%) Mockito
8 31 (2.69%) Moq
9 29 (2.52%) JIRA
10 27 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 24 (2.08%) MSTest
12 19 (1.65%) JUnit
13 17 (1.48%) Maven
13 17 (1.48%) TestNG
14 15 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (1.22%) Selenium
16 13 (1.13%) Jenkins
17 12 (1.04%) Gradle
17 12 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 381 (33.07%) Finance
2 292 (25.35%) Banking
3 255 (22.14%) Front Office
4 118 (10.24%) Investment Banking
5 48 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 25 (2.17%) Back Office
7 19 (1.65%) Games
8 15 (1.30%) Retail
9 14 (1.22%) Marketing
10 13 (1.13%) Legal
11 11 (0.95%) Telecoms
12 10 (0.87%) Advertising
13 8 (0.69%) Law
14 4 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
14 4 (0.35%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.26%) Billing
15 3 (0.26%) Publishing
16 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.17%) Electronics
16 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 830 (72.05%) .NET
2 302 (26.22%) WPF
3 283 (24.57%) ASP.NET
4 233 (20.23%) AngularJS
5 220 (19.10%) HTML
6 191 (16.58%) WCF
7 168 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 157 (13.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 154 (13.37%) .NET Framework
10 123 (10.68%) CSS
11 119 (10.33%) HTML5
12 102 (8.85%) WinForms
13 98 (8.51%) Entity Framework
14 95 (8.25%) jQuery
15 84 (7.29%) React
16 70 (6.08%) RESTful
17 66 (5.73%) Web Services
18 64 (5.56%) XML
19 58 (5.03%) NHibernate
20 55 (4.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 158 (13.72%) Fixed Income
2 146 (12.67%) Greenfield Project
3 99 (8.59%) Derivative
4 96 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (7.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 71 (6.16%) Computer Science
7 56 (4.86%) Equities
8 41 (3.56%) Hedge funds
9 39 (3.39%) User Experience
10 38 (3.30%) Fintech
11 35 (3.04%) Algorithms
12 34 (2.95%) Equity Derivative
13 27 (2.34%) Data Structures
14 20 (1.74%) Management Information System
14 20 (1.74%) Market Risk
15 19 (1.65%) Blog
16 14 (1.22%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.95%) Credit Risk
17 11 (0.95%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.95%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 133 (11.55%) Windows
2 61 (5.30%) Linux
3 26 (2.26%) Unix
4 10 (0.87%) Ubuntu
5 9 (0.78%) Android
5 9 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.35%) Solaris
7 3 (0.26%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.17%) CentOS
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.087%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.087%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (29.77%) TDD
3 321 (27.86%) MVC
4 168 (14.58%) OO
5 162 (14.06%) Scrum
6 150 (13.02%) Multithreading
6 150 (13.02%) MVVM
7 120 (10.42%) BDD
8 97 (8.42%) SDLC
9 94 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 86 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (7.20%) Electronic Trading
12 76 (6.60%) Mathematics
12 76 (6.60%) Unit Testing
13 71 (6.16%) OOP
14 65 (5.64%) SOA
15 64 (5.56%) SOLID
16 62 (5.38%) E-Commerce
17 60 (5.21%) Pair Programming
18 56 (4.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1152 (100.00%) C#
2 409 (35.50%) SQL
3 302 (26.22%) JavaScript
4 142 (12.33%) C++
5 130 (11.28%) Java
6 86 (7.47%) T-SQL
7 70 (6.08%) Python
8 48 (4.17%) VBA
9 44 (3.82%) VB
10 32 (2.78%) PowerShell
11 29 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 29 (2.52%) XAML
12 28 (2.43%) TypeScript
13 27 (2.34%) C
14 23 (2.00%) Shell Script
15 22 (1.91%) Perl
16 19 (1.65%) Ruby
17 17 (1.48%) Scala
18 9 (0.78%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 64 (5.56%) Degree
2 13 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.78%) MBA
4 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.26%) CFA
5 3 (0.26%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) MCP
6 2 (0.17%) MCPD
6 2 (0.17%) PhD
7 1 (0.087%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.087%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.087%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.82%) QA
2 6 (0.52%) WCAG
3 3 (0.26%) SLA
4 2 (0.17%) Basel III
4 2 (0.17%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.17%) MiFID
4 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (0.43%) Docker
2 3 (0.26%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.087%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.78%) Kibana
3 7 (0.61%) Puppet
4 6 (0.52%) Ansible
5 4 (0.35%) Control-M
6 1 (0.087%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.087%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 217 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 91 (7.90%) Oracle
3 50 (4.34%) TIBCO
4 43 (3.73%) ION Trading
5 36 (3.13%) Sybase
6 29 (2.52%) Reuters
7 26 (2.26%) DevExpress
8 21 (1.82%) Bloomberg
9 17 (1.48%) Syncfusion
10 16 (1.39%) Telerik
10 16 (1.39%) Xamarin
11 15 (1.30%) Infragistics
12 8 (0.69%) OpenLink
13 6 (0.52%) Solace
13 6 (0.52%) Tableau
14 5 (0.43%) Adobe
14 5 (0.43%) Algorithmics
14 5 (0.43%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.43%) Typemock
15 4 (0.35%) IBM
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £525 - £575 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Rate: £420 to £450 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cititec
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £325.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago