Period
to

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £675 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

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
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 133 138 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 -37 +10
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 795 480 527
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.06% 2.02% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.18% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 368 461
10th Percentile £436 £379 £356
25th Percentile £525 £521 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 £617 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.40% +12.18% +10.00%
75th Percentile £788 £700 £650
90th Percentile £838 £750 £750
England median daily rate £650 £550 £495
% change year-on-year +18.18% +11.11% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
England median hourly rate £58.75 £40.75 -
% change year-on-year +44.17% - -

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 35,799 22,009 19,219
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.88% 92.81% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,236 15,861 13,915
10th Percentile £375 £338 £305
25th Percentile £467 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £681 £625 £606
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 219 255
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.80 £13.58
25th Percentile £22.10 £21.13 £17.38
Median hourly rate £35.04 £32.50 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.81% +30.00% +22.47%
75th Percentile £50.00 £53.38 £45.50
90th Percentile £67.50 £66.50 £57.10
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +13.16% +2.70%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in London

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# Developer in London.

Daily rate trend for C# Developer in London

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# Developer in London over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for C# Developer in London

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# Developer in London.

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 16 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +3 105 £650 +6.12% 70
East London - 12 £400 - 23
West London - 4 £588 - 18
South London -15 2 £450 +20.00% 3
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, C# Developer contract jobs required the following 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# Developer in the job title.

1 795 (100.00%) C#
2 614 (77.23%) .NET
3 318 (40.00%) SQL
4 287 (36.10%) Agile
5 274 (34.47%) SQL Server
6 260 (32.70%) Banking
7 248 (31.19%) .NET Framework
8 238 (29.94%) Finance
9 221 (27.80%) Front Office
10 210 (26.42%) Social Skills
11 209 (26.29%) Azure
12 180 (22.64%) .NET Core
13 160 (20.13%) Investment Banking
14 157 (19.75%) Oracle
15 154 (19.37%) WPF
16 145 (18.24%) DevOps
17 144 (18.11%) Full Stack Development
18 139 (17.48%) Microservices
18 139 (17.48%) TDD
19 129 (16.23%) React
20 117 (14.72%) AngularJS
21 116 (14.59%) Electronic Trading
22 114 (14.34%) Multithreading
22 114 (14.34%) ASP.NET
22 114 (14.34%) Microsoft
23 111 (13.96%) C++
24 110 (13.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 107 (13.46%) CI/CD
26 104 (13.08%) Kubernetes
26 104 (13.08%) Git (software)

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 12 (1.51%) MQSeries
2 11 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (1.13%) IIS
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.50%) Confluence
7 3 (0.38%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) Camunda
9 1 (0.13%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.13%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.13%) Jetty
9 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) RMDS
2 7 (0.88%) Endur
3 5 (0.63%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
4 3 (0.38%) Orchestrade
5 2 (0.25%) Global One
6 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 209 (26.29%) Azure
2 68 (8.55%) AWS
3 29 (3.65%) Serverless
4 26 (3.27%) Azure Service Bus
5 24 (3.02%) npm
6 21 (2.64%) Azure Functions
7 20 (2.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 15 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (1.89%) Azure Logic Apps
9 14 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (1.64%) Azure Storage
11 12 (1.51%) PaaS
12 11 (1.38%) Power Platform
13 9 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (1.13%) NuGet
14 6 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
14 6 (0.75%) Azure Key Vault
14 6 (0.75%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.63%) Azure Monitor
15 5 (0.63%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.63%) AMQP
2 5 (0.63%) Multicast
3 4 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.25%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) Internet
5 1 (0.13%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (34.47%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.54%) Oracle Database
3 40 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 25 (3.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 23 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.14%) MySQL
8 17 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 15 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.38%) Power BI
12 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.01%) Redis
13 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 104 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 78 (9.81%) JIRA
3 69 (8.68%) TeamCity
4 66 (8.30%) Jenkins
5 47 (5.91%) Visual Studio
6 26 (3.27%) Artifactory
7 24 (3.02%) Grunt
8 17 (2.14%) NUnit
9 16 (2.01%) Bitbucket
10 13 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.88%) git-flow
11 7 (0.88%) MSBuild
11 7 (0.88%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.63%) GitLab
14 3 (0.38%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.38%) Maven
14 3 (0.38%) Moq
14 3 (0.38%) MSTest
14 3 (0.38%) Spock
General
1 260 (32.70%) Banking
2 238 (29.94%) Finance
3 221 (27.80%) Front Office
4 210 (26.42%) Social Skills
5 160 (20.13%) Investment Banking
6 63 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (3.65%) Back Office
8 10 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.13%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (0.75%) Organisational Skills
10 6 (0.75%) Public Sector
11 5 (0.63%) Marketing
12 4 (0.50%) Law
12 4 (0.50%) Legal
13 3 (0.38%) Games
13 3 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.38%) Retail
14 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (77.23%) .NET
2 248 (31.19%) .NET Framework
3 180 (22.64%) .NET Core
4 154 (19.37%) WPF
5 129 (16.23%) React
6 117 (14.72%) AngularJS
7 114 (14.34%) ASP.NET
8 78 (9.81%) HTML
9 69 (8.68%) CSS
10 68 (8.55%) WCF
11 64 (8.05%) WinForms
12 57 (7.17%) Rendezvous
13 51 (6.42%) Reactive Extensions
14 47 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 41 (5.16%) LINQ
16 37 (4.65%) HTML5
17 34 (4.28%) Entity Framework
18 31 (3.90%) REST
19 30 (3.77%) XML
20 29 (3.65%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 110 (13.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 72 (9.06%) Fixed Income
3 61 (7.67%) Derivative
4 54 (6.79%) User Experience
5 38 (4.78%) Greenfield Project
6 28 (3.52%) Hedge funds
7 25 (3.14%) Cloud Native
8 21 (2.64%) Legacy Systems
9 17 (2.14%) Credit Risk
9 17 (2.14%) Market Risk
10 13 (1.64%) Equities
11 12 (1.51%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.38%) OTC Derivatives
13 10 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
14 9 (1.13%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.63%) Equity Risk
16 5 (0.63%) Grid Computing
16 5 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 101 (12.70%) Windows
2 16 (2.01%) Linux
3 15 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.25%) Unix
4 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.13%) MVS
5 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (36.10%) Agile
2 145 (18.24%) DevOps
3 144 (18.11%) Full Stack Development
4 139 (17.48%) Microservices
4 139 (17.48%) TDD
5 116 (14.59%) Electronic Trading
6 114 (14.34%) Multithreading
7 107 (13.46%) CI/CD
8 102 (12.83%) Software Engineering
9 89 (11.19%) Analytics
9 89 (11.19%) Scrum
10 86 (10.82%) Unit Testing
11 84 (10.57%) Fintech
12 68 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
13 62 (7.80%) OO
13 62 (7.80%) Test Automation
14 59 (7.42%) Data Analytics
15 55 (6.92%) Clean Code
16 53 (6.67%) Asset Management
17 52 (6.54%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 795 (100.00%) C#
2 318 (40.00%) SQL
3 111 (13.96%) C++
4 103 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 99 (12.45%) TypeScript
6 98 (12.33%) T-SQL
7 80 (10.06%) Python
8 60 (7.55%) PL/SQL
9 33 (4.15%) PowerShell
10 32 (4.03%) VB.NET
11 30 (3.77%) Java
12 25 (3.14%) VBA
13 20 (2.52%) VB
14 14 (1.76%) C
15 9 (1.13%) Go
16 5 (0.63%) Bash
16 5 (0.63%) F#
17 4 (0.50%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.38%) Groovy
18 3 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (2.89%) Degree
2 12 (1.51%) SC Cleared
2 12 (1.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.25%) CFA
4 2 (0.25%) MBA
5 1 (0.13%) HND
5 1 (0.13%) MCAD
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.02%) QA
2 9 (1.13%) MiFID
3 4 (0.50%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.50%) EMIR
4 3 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (12.70%) Docker
2 12 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.63%) GridGain
4 1 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 104 (13.08%) Kubernetes
2 32 (4.03%) Ansible
3 29 (3.65%) Terraform
4 13 (1.64%) Prometheus
5 12 (1.51%) Grafana
6 11 (1.38%) Kibana
7 8 (1.01%) MIIS
8 7 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.38%) Automic
9 3 (0.38%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.25%) Control-M
11 1 (0.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (0.13%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 157 (19.75%) Oracle
2 114 (14.34%) Microsoft
3 63 (7.92%) TIBCO
4 59 (7.42%) DevExpress
5 26 (3.27%) Telerik
6 21 (2.64%) Citrix
7 15 (1.89%) SAP
8 14 (1.76%) Charles River
8 14 (1.76%) OpenLink
9 12 (1.51%) IBM
10 11 (1.38%) Databricks
10 11 (1.38%) Dynatrace
11 10 (1.26%) MuleSoft
12 9 (1.13%) ION Trading
12 9 (1.13%) Reuters
13 8 (1.01%) Blue Prism
14 6 (0.75%) Bloomberg
14 6 (0.75%) Murex
14 6 (0.75%) Refinitiv
15 3 (0.38%) Google