The median contractor rate for a Lead C# Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead C# Developer
England / London
Rank 388 430 412
Rank change year-on-year +42 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 18 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.094% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.029% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £550 £475 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £495 £718
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -4.51% +19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -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 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Lead C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead C# Developer in London

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead C# Developer in London

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead C# Developer in London

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead C# Developer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead C# Developer in London

Lead 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 Lead C# Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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 - 6 £588 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £450 -
Hackney - 1 £325 -
Lead C# Developer
England

Lead C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Lead 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 Lead C# Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) .NET
3 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) MVC
4 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (45.45%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
8 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
9 8 (36.36%) SOLID
9 8 (36.36%) Windows
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
10 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
10 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 7 (31.82%) NHibernate
10 7 (31.82%) SOA
10 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (31.82%) Kibana
11 6 (27.27%) Software Delivery
12 5 (22.73%) SQL
13 4 (18.18%) Microservices
14 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
14 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 3 (13.64%) HTML

Lead C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Event Store
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (31.82%) NHibernate
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) Ajax
8 1 (4.55%) Node.js
8 1 (4.55%) React
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) WCF
8 1 (4.55%) WinForms
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.55%) Fintech
1 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) MVC
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) TDD
4 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) SOLID
6 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) Software Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Microservices
9 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.55%) BDD
10 1 (4.55%) Coaching
10 1 (4.55%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
10 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
10 1 (4.55%) Release Management
10 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter