The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C# Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Software Engineer
Rank 591 571 532
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -39
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 34 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.100% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 46
Median daily rate £400 £338 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £299 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £392 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £48.50 £39.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.78% +1.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £39.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+22.78% +1.93%
C# Software Engineer
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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median 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 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

C# Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured C# Software Engineer in the job title.

C# Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C# Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C# Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

C# Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

C# Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C# Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C# Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C# Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -6 12 £350 - 13
London -3 11 £575 +12.19% 13
Yorkshire +8 5 £320 -5.18% 7
East of England +14 3 £400 +14.28% 4
East Midlands +6 1 - - 3
North West -13 1 - - 5
North East - 1 £400 - 2
C# Software Engineer
UK

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, C# Software Engineer 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 England region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) C#
2 71 (98.61%) Software Engineering
3 45 (62.50%) .NET
4 33 (45.83%) WPF
5 28 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 27 (37.50%) SQL
6 27 (37.50%) Finance
7 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
9 18 (25.00%) Windows
9 18 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
10 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
10 17 (23.61%) OO
11 16 (22.22%) C++
12 14 (19.44%) HTML
12 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
12 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
13 13 (18.06%) Investment Banking
13 13 (18.06%) Banking
14 12 (16.67%) TDD
14 12 (16.67%) Java
15 11 (15.28%) Visual Studio
15 11 (15.28%) Multithreading
16 9 (12.50%) SDLC
16 9 (12.50%) HTML5
16 9 (12.50%) MVVM
16 9 (12.50%) Scrum
17 8 (11.11%) CSS
17 8 (11.11%) MVC
17 8 (11.11%) Git (software)

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) SNMP
3 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
4 4 (5.56%) NUnit
5 3 (4.17%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (2.78%) MSTest
6 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.39%) git-flow
7 1 (1.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) Maven
7 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.39%) Mockito
7 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
2 13 (18.06%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) .NET
2 33 (45.83%) WPF
3 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
4 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
4 14 (19.44%) HTML
5 9 (12.50%) HTML5
6 8 (11.11%) CSS
7 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.72%) jQuery
7 7 (9.72%) WCF
7 7 (9.72%) WinForms
8 6 (8.33%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.33%) XHTML
9 5 (6.94%) REST
9 5 (6.94%) SOAP
9 5 (6.94%) XML
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.56%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Derivative
4 2 (2.78%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.78%) SCADA
5 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows CE
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (98.61%) Software Engineering
2 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 17 (23.61%) OO
5 12 (16.67%) TDD
6 11 (15.28%) Multithreading
7 9 (12.50%) MVVM
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) SDLC
8 8 (11.11%) MVC
9 7 (9.72%) Migration
9 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.33%) BDD
11 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
11 5 (6.94%) OOP
11 5 (6.94%) Use Case
12 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.56%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (37.50%) SQL
3 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.22%) C++
5 12 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (5.56%) XAML
7 3 (4.17%) VB
8 2 (2.78%) C
8 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) F#
9 1 (1.39%) Haskell
9 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SDET
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) DevExpress
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Syncfusion
3 1 (1.39%) Borland
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Splunk
3 1 (1.39%) VMware