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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Software Engineer
Rank 575 558 600
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +42
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 33 57 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.12% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 14
Median daily rate £400 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £340 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +8.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +8.43%
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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
West Midlands -18 10 - - 3
South East +12 7 £400 -5.88% 15
London -18 7 £463 -21.27% 11
South West -4 4 - - 7
East Midlands - 3 £356 - 5
East of England +8 1 - - 8
North West -2 1 £425 - 4
North East - 1 £290 -
C# Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 68 (100.00%) C#
2 66 (97.06%) Software Engineering
3 47 (69.12%) .NET
4 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (51.47%) SQL
6 33 (48.53%) Visual Studio
7 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
8 25 (36.76%) UML
9 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
10 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
11 19 (27.94%) C++
11 19 (27.94%) .NET Framework
11 19 (27.94%) Waterfall
12 17 (25.00%) Degree
12 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 17 (25.00%) V-Model
13 16 (23.53%) HTML
13 16 (23.53%) MVC
13 16 (23.53%) WCF
13 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
14 14 (20.59%) XML
15 13 (19.12%) CSS
15 13 (19.12%) jQuery
15 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
16 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (17.65%) TDD
17 11 (16.18%) SOAP
17 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
17 11 (16.18%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (14.71%) StructureMap

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 10 (14.71%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Broadband
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 5 (7.35%) NUnit
4 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.94%) Selenium
5 2 (2.94%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.47%) Ant
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.47%) JBehave
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) Moq
6 1 (1.47%) TestNG
General
1 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.29%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.88%) Finance
5 3 (4.41%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Military
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) .NET
2 19 (27.94%) .NET Framework
3 16 (23.53%) HTML
3 16 (23.53%) WCF
4 14 (20.59%) XML
5 13 (19.12%) CSS
5 13 (19.12%) jQuery
6 11 (16.18%) SOAP
7 10 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (14.71%) StructureMap
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.76%) WPF
10 6 (8.82%) REST
11 5 (7.35%) JSON
12 4 (5.88%) Web Services
13 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (4.41%) WinForms
14 2 (2.94%) HTML5
14 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.76%) UML
4 19 (27.94%) Waterfall
5 17 (25.00%) V-Model
6 16 (23.53%) MVC
7 12 (17.65%) TDD
8 8 (11.76%) BDD
9 6 (8.82%) SDLC
9 6 (8.82%) SysML
10 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.35%) OO
10 5 (7.35%) Scrum
11 4 (5.88%) MVVM
12 3 (4.41%) ATDD
12 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) SQL
3 19 (27.94%) C++
4 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
5 9 (13.24%) Ada
6 8 (11.76%) C
7 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.94%) Java
8 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.94%) XAML
9 1 (1.47%) Ada 83
9 1 (1.47%) Ada 95
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.00%) Degree
3 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) MCTS
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) SDET
2 1 (1.47%) TickIT
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.94%) DevExpress
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
2 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.47%) CA
3 1 (1.47%) Syncfusion
3 1 (1.47%) Twitter
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