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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Software Engineer
Rank 524 553 529
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 56 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.059% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.062% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 24
Average daily rate £450 £320 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £248 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £400 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £318 £291
% change year-on-year
+22.04% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Average hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £32.00 £37.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.88 £52.50 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -18.75%
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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
London +18 26 £588 +34.28% 14
South East +12 11 £438 - 15
North West -12 8 £425 - 4
South West 0 7 £345 +35.29% 6
East of England 0 3 - - 9
West Midlands -17 1 £338 - 3
C# Software Engineer
UK

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) C#
2 102 (99.03%) Software Engineering
3 58 (56.31%) .NET
4 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
5 42 (40.78%) WPF
6 35 (33.98%) ASP.NET
6 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (32.04%) Finance
7 33 (32.04%) MVC
8 29 (28.16%) TDD
9 27 (26.21%) Banking
9 27 (26.21%) .NET Framework
10 26 (25.24%) SQL
11 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
12 24 (23.30%) Investment Banking
12 24 (23.30%) Electronic Trading
13 23 (22.33%) Scrum
13 23 (22.33%) OO
14 22 (21.36%) Visual Studio
14 22 (21.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (20.39%) WCF
16 20 (19.42%) BDD
17 19 (18.45%) Entity Framework
17 19 (18.45%) NUnit
18 18 (17.48%) OOP
18 18 (17.48%) SpecFlow
18 18 (17.48%) Moq
18 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
19 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.94%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.97%) Node.js
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.94%) Intranet
4 2 (1.94%) SNMP
5 1 (0.97%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (14.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) MySQL
8 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Visual Studio
2 19 (18.45%) NUnit
3 18 (17.48%) Moq
3 18 (17.48%) SpecFlow
4 16 (15.53%) Cucumber
5 15 (14.56%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.85%) MSTest
9 4 (3.88%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (2.91%) Subversion
11 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.97%) git-flow
12 1 (0.97%) NuGet
12 1 (0.97%) RubyMine
12 1 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) Banking
3 24 (23.30%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.91%) Games
6 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (56.31%) .NET
2 42 (40.78%) WPF
3 35 (33.98%) ASP.NET
4 27 (26.21%) .NET Framework
5 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (20.39%) WCF
6 19 (18.45%) Entity Framework
7 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 16 (15.53%) RESTful
8 16 (15.53%) Web Services
9 15 (14.56%) Gherkin
9 15 (14.56%) MSMQ
10 13 (12.62%) NHibernate
11 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.74%) CSS
13 8 (7.77%) HTML
14 5 (4.85%) jQuery
14 5 (4.85%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Client/Server
2 7 (6.80%) User Experience
3 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Replication
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.94%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.97%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.97%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.94%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (99.03%) Software Engineering
2 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (32.04%) MVC
4 29 (28.16%) TDD
5 24 (23.30%) Electronic Trading
6 23 (22.33%) OO
6 23 (22.33%) Scrum
7 20 (19.42%) BDD
8 18 (17.48%) OOP
9 17 (16.50%) Automated Testing
10 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
11 15 (14.56%) Kanban
12 11 (10.68%) SDLC
13 9 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (8.74%) MVVM
14 8 (7.77%) Multithreading
15 7 (6.80%) UML
16 6 (5.83%) Workflow
17 5 (4.85%) Integration Testing
17 5 (4.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (25.24%) SQL
3 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.50%) Ruby
5 14 (13.59%) C++
6 5 (4.85%) Java
7 4 (3.88%) C
8 3 (2.91%) Python
8 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.91%) XAML
9 2 (1.94%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.88%) Cisco
2 4 (3.88%) VMware
3 2 (1.94%) ESRI
3 2 (1.94%) IBM
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) Splunk
4 1 (0.97%) Telerik
4 1 (0.97%) Wonderware