The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Programmer
Rank 615 551 556
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 12 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.093% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.098% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 40 28
Average daily rate £381 £323 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £265 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £493 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £231
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.25 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.85% -
C# Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Programmer across the England region.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Trend in England

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C# Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Programmer across the England region.

C# Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C# Programmer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 8 £500 +45.98% 8
West Midlands -9 2 £351 +17.08% 2
South West +9 1 - -
South East -34 1 £400 +14.28% 3
C# Programmer
UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Programmer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) .NET
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
4 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) MVC
7 8 (25.00%) HTML5
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) OO
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (15.63%) WPF
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
10 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
10 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.63%) CSS
11 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
11 4 (12.50%) Subversion
11 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 4 (12.50%) TDD
12 3 (9.38%) Web Development
12 3 (9.38%) Multithreading

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 8 (25.00%) HTML5
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 5 (15.63%) WPF
7 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
8 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.25%) XSLT
10 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (3.13%) JSON
10 1 (3.13%) ODBC
10 1 (3.13%) Spring
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) PlayStation
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) OOP
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) BDD
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) UML
8 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) VBA
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Telerik