The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Engineer
Rank 568 563 535
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 21 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.028% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.030% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£380 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £340 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £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 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 6 £380 +16.92% 5
London +21 4 £663 +39.47% 5
West Midlands - 4 £300 - 2
South West - 3 £288 - 4
East of England +4 2 £400 +6.66% 2
North West - 2 - - 1
C# Software Engineer
UK

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (76.09%) .NET
3 19 (41.30%) TDD
3 19 (41.30%) WPF
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 16 (34.78%) Multithreading
5 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 13 (28.26%) MVC
7 13 (28.26%) WinForms
7 13 (28.26%) Entity Framework
8 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
9 11 (23.91%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) HTML
11 9 (19.57%) C++
11 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
12 8 (17.39%) CSS
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.22%) WCF
13 7 (15.22%) ReSharper
13 7 (15.22%) jQuery
13 7 (15.22%) Scrum
13 7 (15.22%) XML
13 7 (15.22%) Java
14 6 (13.04%) OOD
14 6 (13.04%) TeamCity
14 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) JBoss
1 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SNMP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) ReSharper
3 6 (13.04%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.17%) MSTest
5 1 (2.17%) Moq
5 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) InstallShield
5 1 (2.17%) NUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Front Office
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) WPF
3 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
4 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 13 (28.26%) WinForms
5 13 (28.26%) Entity Framework
6 10 (21.74%) HTML
7 8 (17.39%) CSS
8 7 (15.22%) XML
8 7 (15.22%) WCF
8 7 (15.22%) jQuery
9 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.04%) HTML5
9 6 (13.04%) CSS3
9 6 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.70%) LINQ
10 4 (8.70%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) SCADA
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Physics
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (41.30%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) Multithreading
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) OOD
8 5 (10.87%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
9 4 (8.70%) MVVM
9 4 (8.70%) Low Latency
9 4 (8.70%) UML
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.52%) OOP
10 3 (6.52%) Market Making
10 3 (6.52%) Algorithmic Trading
11 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) C++
3 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.52%) VBScript
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) XAML
6 2 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VC++
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.17%) Infragistics
3 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago