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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 567 550 477
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -73
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 16 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.051% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.055% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 27
Average daily rate
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£363 £238 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -56.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £550
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -59.09%
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
46715 45592 39854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.44% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28913 27925 23439
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1846 1926 2117
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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
London +2 6 £588 +8.04% 4
West Midlands -3 5 £300 +37.14%
South East -25 5 £375 +66.66% 4
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
C# Programmer
UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (82.14%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) WCF
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (25.00%) WPF
7 7 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 6 (21.43%) LINQ
8 6 (21.43%) Banking
8 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
9 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (17.86%) TDD
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Games
10 4 (14.29%) WinForms
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) VBScript
10 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
10 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (10.71%) Castle Windsor

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) Maya
1 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.14%) Moq
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Front Office
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Music Industry
4 1 (3.57%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) WCF
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) WPF
5 7 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (21.43%) LINQ
6 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 4 (14.29%) WinForms
7 4 (14.29%) CSS
7 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (10.71%) XSLT
9 2 (7.14%) WF
9 2 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.71%) Derivative
1 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Kinect
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) OO
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) OOD
5 2 (7.14%) ETRM
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Coaching
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.57%) Game Development
6 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VBScript
6 3 (10.71%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) XAML
7 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.57%) Lua
8 1 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) OpenLink
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.14%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.57%) Syncfusion
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) InterSystems