Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead C# Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 603 581
Rank change year-on-year +2 -22 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 33 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.070% 0.027% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.028% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 23
London median daily rate £600 £513 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.07% -4.65% -14.03%
10th Percentile £463 £394 £397
90th Percentile £638 £556 £696
England median daily rate £575 £400 £509
% change year-on-year +43.75% -21.38% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 44629 42675 44230
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.99% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32318 30339 31174
London median daily rate £495 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.61% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 554 685
London median hourly rate £20.44 £19.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +4.04% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Lead C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London +9 5 £475 -13.64% 4
South London -30 1 £475 +26.67%
Lead C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 33 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (96.97%) .NET
3 23 (69.70%) AngularJS
4 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (63.64%) Finance
5 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (63.64%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
7 17 (51.52%) BDD
8 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
8 16 (48.48%) React
9 15 (45.45%) MongoDB
9 15 (45.45%) SpecFlow
10 14 (42.42%) Reactive Extensions
10 14 (42.42%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (39.39%) Angular 2
11 13 (39.39%) Redux
11 13 (39.39%) Subversion
11 13 (39.39%) Hedge funds
11 13 (39.39%) Complex Event Processing
11 13 (39.39%) WebSockets
11 13 (39.39%) NServiceBus
11 13 (39.39%) CQRS
11 13 (39.39%) Akka
11 13 (39.39%) SignalR
11 13 (39.39%) Kafka
12 8 (24.24%) TDD

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 13 (39.39%) NServiceBus
2 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
2 15 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) RavenDB
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (45.45%) SpecFlow
3 13 (39.39%) Subversion
4 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.09%) MSBuild
5 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.06%) Moq
6 2 (6.06%) MSTest
6 2 (6.06%) NUnit
6 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.03%) JIRA
7 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.06%) Front Office
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) AngularJS
3 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (48.48%) React
6 14 (42.42%) RabbitMQ
6 14 (42.42%) Reactive Extensions
7 13 (39.39%) Akka
7 13 (39.39%) Angular 2
7 13 (39.39%) Kafka
7 13 (39.39%) Redux
7 13 (39.39%) SignalR
7 13 (39.39%) WebSockets
8 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 4 (12.12%) HTML5
10 4 (12.12%) jQuery
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.09%) SOAP
11 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (39.39%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) CentOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) SUSE
2 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) BDD
3 13 (39.39%) Complex Event Processing
3 13 (39.39%) CQRS
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 5 (15.15%) SOLID
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Coaching
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.09%) Release Management
9 2 (6.06%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) Microservices
9 2 (6.06%) OO
10 1 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.03%) Infragistics
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.03%) Sybase