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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 588 576 520
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -56
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 14 20 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.040% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.043% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 34
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£320 £315 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £480 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C# Programmer
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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
48505 46468 43912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.58% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31427 28658 26407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1807 1885 1992
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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
South East -11 7 £320 +6.66% 2
West Midlands +6 4 £300 +9.09% 2
London +2 3 £475 +26.66% 4
C# Programmer
UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (71.05%) SQL
3 24 (63.16%) WPF
4 22 (57.89%) .NET
5 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
6 18 (47.37%) WCF
7 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 14 (36.84%) OO
8 14 (36.84%) Unit Testing
9 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
9 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
10 10 (26.32%) Scrum
10 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
11 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
11 9 (23.68%) TDD
11 9 (23.68%) Client/Server
11 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (21.05%) RAD
12 8 (21.05%) Web Services
12 8 (21.05%) XML
12 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 8 (21.05%) WinForms
12 8 (21.05%) Telerik
12 8 (21.05%) System Testing
12 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
12 8 (21.05%) Mobile Computing

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (2.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) CodePlex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) MSI
4 1 (2.63%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.63%) NUnit
4 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Law
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Games
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) WPF
2 22 (57.89%) .NET
3 18 (47.37%) WCF
4 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
6 8 (21.05%) WinForms
6 8 (21.05%) RESTful
6 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 8 (21.05%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) XML
7 7 (18.42%) LINQ
8 5 (13.16%) HTML
8 5 (13.16%) CSS
8 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (2.63%) REST
10 1 (2.63%) Dapper ORM
10 1 (2.63%) SOAP
10 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Client/Server
2 8 (21.05%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.63%) Equities
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) OO
1 14 (36.84%) Unit Testing
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) RAD
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.05%) System Testing
5 5 (13.16%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Practice Management
6 3 (7.89%) UML
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) ETRM
8 1 (2.63%) BDD
8 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.63%) Microservices
8 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (71.05%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) VBScript
5 6 (15.79%) XAML
6 4 (10.53%) C++
7 3 (7.89%) VB
7 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) VC++
9 1 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) Java
9 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Telerik
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) OpenLink
5 1 (2.63%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.63%) IBM