The median contractor rate for a C# Software Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 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# Software Developer
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 411 404
Rank change year-on-year +56 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 45 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.10% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.11% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 10
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £304 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 18684 21436 20340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.00% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 15400 14048
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 285 370
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

C# Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Developer in London

C# Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Software Developer in London

C# Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Developer in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Software Developer in London

C# Software 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# Software Developer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Software Developer in London

C# Software 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# Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +18 10 £500 +48.14% 5
West End of London - 2 £98 -
Hendon - 1 - -
C# Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, C# Software 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# Software Developer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (78.79%) .NET
3 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (45.45%) SQL
5 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
6 26 (39.39%) TDD
7 23 (34.85%) Finance
8 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 21 (31.82%) HTML
10 18 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (25.76%) T-SQL
12 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 16 (24.24%) MVC
13 15 (22.73%) OO
13 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
13 15 (22.73%) CSS
14 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
15 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (18.18%) RESTful
16 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 12 (18.18%) jQuery
16 12 (18.18%) OOP
17 11 (16.67%) Scrum
17 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
17 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 10 (15.15%) Moq
18 10 (15.15%) Dependency Injection

C# Software 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 4 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) Documentum
3 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.52%) RMDS
1 1 (1.52%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Data Lake Analytics
2 3 (4.55%) IaaS
2 3 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.52%) PBX
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.55%) Data Lake
5 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.55%) Power BI
5 3 (4.55%) QlikView
5 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.15%) Moq
4 9 (13.64%) Mockito
4 9 (13.64%) WebDriver
5 8 (12.12%) NUnit
6 5 (7.58%) MSTest
6 5 (7.58%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.03%) ERwin
7 2 (3.03%) Log4Net
7 2 (3.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.52%) JIRA
8 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Front Office
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (78.79%) .NET
2 21 (31.82%) HTML
3 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 15 (22.73%) CSS
4 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 12 (18.18%) jQuery
5 12 (18.18%) RESTful
6 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (12.12%) LINQ
7 8 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (12.12%) Web Services
8 7 (10.61%) NHibernate
8 7 (10.61%) WCF
9 6 (9.09%) HTML5
10 5 (7.58%) Entity Framework
10 5 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (7.58%) REST
10 5 (7.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.61%) Derivative
4 6 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (7.58%) e-Learning
5 5 (7.58%) Learning Management System
5 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.06%) Equities
6 4 (6.06%) W3C
7 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.52%) User Experience
8 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
1 10 (15.15%) Ubuntu
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (39.39%) TDD
3 16 (24.24%) MVC
4 15 (22.73%) OO
5 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
6 12 (18.18%) OOP
7 11 (16.67%) Scrum
8 10 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
8 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.64%) Load Balancing
10 6 (9.09%) BDD
10 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (9.09%) Pair Programming
10 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.58%) Agile Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
12 4 (6.06%) Analytics
12 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (45.45%) SQL
3 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 17 (25.76%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
6 9 (13.64%) C++
7 7 (10.61%) Java
7 7 (10.61%) Perl
7 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.06%) C
8 4 (6.06%) Python
9 2 (3.03%) ES6
9 2 (3.03%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) VB6
10 1 (1.52%) VBA
10 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) MBA
3 2 (3.03%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) MCAD
4 1 (1.52%) MCSD
4 1 (1.52%) MCTS
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) WCAG
2 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Sybase
3 3 (4.55%) Tableau
4 2 (3.03%) Infragistics
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Sun
5 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.52%) BroadSoft
5 1 (1.52%) Charles River
5 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Reuters
5 1 (1.52%) SimCorp
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £454.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago