The median contractor rate for a Lead C# Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Lead C# Developer
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 409 433
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.042% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.044% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Median daily rate £450 £575 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £515 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £605 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 -
% change year-on-year +1.87% -  
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 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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 -4 1 - - 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £475 -
Lead C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) MVC
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) Scrum
6 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
7 11 (40.74%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (40.74%) TDD
7 11 (40.74%) Windows
7 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 9 (33.33%) SOLID
9 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
10 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) NHibernate
10 8 (29.63%) SOA
10 8 (29.63%) Kibana
10 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
10 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 5 (18.52%) Microservices
13 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
14 3 (11.11%) Finance

Lead 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 11 (40.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) Event Store
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Front Office
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (29.63%) NHibernate
7 3 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) Ajax
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (7.41%) React
9 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.70%) HTML5
9 1 (3.70%) Kafka
9 1 (3.70%) Node.js
9 1 (3.70%) RESTful
9 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) MVC
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 9 (33.33%) SOLID
6 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
6 8 (29.63%) SOA
6 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
8 5 (18.52%) Microservices
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.70%) Coaching
10 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
10 1 (3.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 1 (3.70%) Kanban
10 1 (3.70%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (3.70%) Release Management
10 1 (3.70%) SDET
10 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter