The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Engineer
Rank 534 486 521
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +35
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 23 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.083% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.090% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 21
Average daily rate £350 £500 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £266 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £500 £290
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +72.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 £47.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.94% +30.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £47.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-38.94% +30.13%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47436 40059 51618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29338 23533 29060
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 2075 2465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
C# Software Engineer
UK

C# Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 10 £420 +43.58% 15
London -48 6 £600 - 4
Yorkshire -6 3 - - 1
West Midlands -19 3 £238 -41.35% 4
East of England - 2 £219 - 6
East Midlands - 2 £219 - 1
North West - 1 £350 - 3
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
South West - - - - 10
C# Software Engineer
UK

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title.

1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (82.14%) Software Engineering
3 40 (71.43%) .NET
4 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
5 26 (46.43%) WPF
6 20 (35.71%) SQL
7 17 (30.36%) WCF
8 15 (26.79%) Windows
9 13 (23.21%) OO
10 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
10 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 11 (19.64%) Degree
12 10 (17.86%) TDD
12 10 (17.86%) Scrum
12 10 (17.86%) HTML
13 9 (16.07%) Multithreading
13 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
13 9 (16.07%) LINQ
13 9 (16.07%) Derivative
13 9 (16.07%) Statistics
14 8 (14.29%) Finance
14 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (12.50%) MVC
15 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (12.50%) Web Development
16 6 (10.71%) WinForms
16 6 (10.71%) XML

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) IIS
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) Endur
2 1 (1.79%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
1 4 (7.14%) Modbus
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) Big Data
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 3 (5.36%) Couchbase
5 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Front Office
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Publishing
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 26 (46.43%) WPF
3 17 (30.36%) WCF
4 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 10 (17.86%) HTML
6 9 (16.07%) LINQ
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.71%) XML
8 6 (10.71%) WinForms
9 5 (8.93%) Web Services
9 5 (8.93%) Middleware
9 5 (8.93%) CSS
9 5 (8.93%) HTML5
10 4 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (7.14%) jQuery
10 4 (7.14%) CSS3
11 2 (3.57%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (3.57%) XSLT
11 2 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Derivative
1 9 (16.07%) Statistics
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.14%) Machine Learning
3 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.14%) Physics
4 3 (5.36%) SCADA
4 3 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.57%) DTV
5 2 (3.57%) GIS
6 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.79%) Exotic Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (82.14%) Software Engineering
2 13 (23.21%) OO
3 10 (17.86%) Scrum
3 10 (17.86%) TDD
4 9 (16.07%) Multithreading
5 7 (12.50%) Web Development
5 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.93%) SOA
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Logistics
7 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.14%) MVVM
7 4 (7.14%) High Availability
7 4 (7.14%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.36%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (3.57%) Time Management
9 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (35.71%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.71%) C
4 6 (10.71%) C++
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.57%) XAML
6 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) VBA
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) DevExpress
3 4 (7.14%) Siemens
4 3 (5.36%) Syncfusion
5 2 (3.57%) Serena
5 2 (3.57%) ION Trading
5 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) ESRI
6 1 (1.79%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.79%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.79%) DataSynapse
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £410 - £430 per day
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Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £410 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago