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 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Programmer
Rank 576 536 511
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -25
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 13 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.053% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £283 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.29% -33.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £265 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £508 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +11 7 £550 +15.78% 2
South West -20 3 £375 -21.05% 1
South East -24 2 £368 +51.54% 1
East of England -17 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 3
C# Programmer
UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
6 12 (42.86%) WCF
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (17.86%) Banking
11 5 (17.86%) XML
11 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.86%) MVC
11 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (14.29%) REST
12 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
12 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
12 4 (14.29%) CMS
12 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
12 4 (14.29%) CSS

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Kentico
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) Maya
1 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) NUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Moq
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Xcode
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Front Office
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) WCF
4 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
5 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (10.71%) WPF
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
9 2 (7.14%) XSLT
9 2 (7.14%) JSON
9 2 (7.14%) WF
9 2 (7.14%) LINQ
9 2 (7.14%) jQuery
9 2 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.71%) Derivative
3 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Kinect
4 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) OOD
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) MapReduce
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Game Development
7 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
7 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) XAML
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) F#
4 2 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Lua
5 1 (3.57%) VC++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) DevExpress
4 2 (7.14%) Facebook
4 2 (7.14%) Twitter
5 1 (3.57%) Syncfusion
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Informatica