The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
UK / England
Rank 19 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 3155 3446 3586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.54% 7.22% 7.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.61% 18.67% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 2457 2505
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 68 28
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.70 £31.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +14.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16949 18457 18152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.49% 38.66% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11760 12662 12097
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 465 398
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.03 £19.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in England

C#
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in England

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in England

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in England

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in England

C#
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# within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
London +3 1410 £475 - 676
South East +5 501 £375 +6.76% 395
South West +17 282 £359 +2.50% 163
North West +9 215 £350 +7.69% 213
West Midlands +6 187 £350 - 157
East Midlands +6 174 £350 +12.00% 112
East of England -2 153 £350 -4.76% 169
Yorkshire -18 125 £340 -2.85% 136
North East +2 91 £355 -5.33% 32
Midlands +9 11 £525 +5.00% 1
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for C#.

1 4798 (72.37%) .NET
2 2717 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 2483 (37.45%) SQL Server
4 2268 (34.21%) JavaScript
5 2245 (33.86%) ASP.NET
6 2223 (33.53%) MVC
7 2152 (32.46%) SQL
8 1832 (27.63%) HTML
9 1608 (24.25%) Microsoft
10 1448 (21.84%) CSS
11 1370 (20.66%) TDD
12 1155 (17.42%) AngularJS
13 1137 (17.15%) Finance
14 1087 (16.40%) .NET Framework
15 1040 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 999 (15.07%) Scrum
17 961 (14.49%) jQuery
18 925 (13.95%) Java
19 894 (13.48%) Web Services
20 820 (12.37%) Windows
21 801 (12.08%) ASP.NET Web API
22 770 (11.61%) WCF
23 733 (11.06%) XML
24 731 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
25 715 (10.78%) Visual Studio
26 707 (10.66%) HTML5
27 705 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
28 678 (10.23%) BDD
29 664 (10.02%) Entity Framework
30 640 (9.65%) OO

C#
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
1 430 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 301 (4.54%) CMS
3 240 (3.62%) IIS
4 177 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
5 144 (2.17%) Umbraco
6 131 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 118 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 110 (1.66%) Confluence
9 97 (1.46%) EPiServer
10 96 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 59 (0.89%) Apache
12 56 (0.84%) NServiceBus
13 49 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
14 41 (0.62%) Apache Spark
14 41 (0.62%) Tomcat
15 32 (0.48%) WebLogic
16 28 (0.42%) Skype for Business
17 26 (0.39%) nginx
18 25 (0.38%) Sitefinity
19 24 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 453 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 66 (1.00%) MS Office
3 26 (0.39%) InfoPath
4 20 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.090%) 3ds Max
7 6 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.090%) LaTeX
8 4 (0.060%) MS Project
9 3 (0.045%) Doxygen
9 3 (0.045%) SketchUp
10 2 (0.030%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.030%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.015%) CATIA
11 1 (0.015%) Maya
11 1 (0.015%) Mingle
11 1 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 360 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 101 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 49 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (0.29%) RMDS
6 16 (0.24%) ION MarketView
7 9 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.075%) Endur
9 5 (0.075%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.060%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.060%) Workday HCM
11 3 (0.045%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.045%) Sage 50
11 3 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.045%) Summit
11 3 (0.045%) Teamcenter
11 3 (0.045%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 705 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 286 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (1.61%) Office 365
4 103 (1.55%) PaaS
5 93 (1.40%) IaaS
6 75 (1.13%) SaaS
7 67 (1.01%) GitHub
8 46 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 25 (0.38%) Google Analytics
11 23 (0.35%) Yammer
12 21 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 20 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
14 17 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (0.15%) Data Lake Analytics
17 9 (0.14%) Boomi
18 7 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 6 (0.090%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 145 (2.19%) HTTP
2 84 (1.27%) Internet
3 83 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 44 (0.66%) Intranet
5 36 (0.54%) Firewall
6 35 (0.53%) SSL
7 23 (0.35%) AMQP
7 23 (0.35%) DNS
8 20 (0.30%) LDAP
8 20 (0.30%) Network Security
9 14 (0.21%) Bluetooth
9 14 (0.21%) Kerberos
10 13 (0.20%) Ethernet
11 11 (0.17%) Broadband
11 11 (0.17%) HTTPS
11 11 (0.17%) SAN
12 10 (0.15%) DHCP
12 10 (0.15%) Extranet
13 9 (0.14%) LAN
13 9 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2483 (37.45%) SQL Server
2 399 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 395 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 326 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 295 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 292 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 214 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 195 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 159 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
10 137 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 129 (1.95%) Big Data
12 123 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 115 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 113 (1.70%) MySQL
15 98 (1.48%) Hadoop
16 92 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
17 72 (1.09%) Power BI
18 57 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
18 57 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
19 52 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 731 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 715 (10.78%) Visual Studio
3 506 (7.63%) Git (software)
4 387 (5.84%) Selenium
5 291 (4.39%) JIRA
6 268 (4.04%) SpecFlow
7 252 (3.80%) NUnit
8 232 (3.50%) Subversion
9 223 (3.36%) Jenkins
9 223 (3.36%) TeamCity
10 190 (2.87%) WebDriver
11 183 (2.76%) Cucumber
12 127 (1.92%) Moq
13 120 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
14 102 (1.54%) MSTest
15 97 (1.46%) JUnit
16 93 (1.40%) Grunt
17 69 (1.04%) Eclipse
18 68 (1.03%) gulp
19 55 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 1137 (17.15%) Finance
2 518 (7.81%) Banking
3 344 (5.19%) Front Office
4 236 (3.56%) Advertising
5 185 (2.79%) Retail
6 175 (2.64%) Investment Banking
7 134 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 127 (1.92%) Marketing
9 104 (1.57%) Back Office
10 94 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 80 (1.21%) Games
12 74 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 67 (1.01%) Electronics
14 41 (0.62%) Legal
15 36 (0.54%) Publishing
16 28 (0.42%) Aerospace
17 26 (0.39%) Retail Banking
18 25 (0.38%) Law
19 22 (0.33%) Automotive
20 20 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5020 (75.72%) Developer
2 2332 (35.17%) .NET Developer
3 2185 (32.96%) C# Developer
4 1314 (19.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 491 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 478 (7.21%) SQL Developer
7 448 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 441 (6.65%) Senior Developer
9 378 (5.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 342 (5.16%) Software Developer
11 305 (4.60%) Analyst
12 278 (4.19%) Full Stack Developer
13 272 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
14 247 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
15 233 (3.51%) Angular Developer
16 224 (3.38%) Java Developer
17 223 (3.36%) WPF Developer
18 220 (3.32%) Architect
19 215 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
20 207 (3.12%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4798 (72.37%) .NET
2 2245 (33.86%) ASP.NET
3 1832 (27.63%) HTML
4 1448 (21.84%) CSS
5 1155 (17.42%) AngularJS
6 1087 (16.40%) .NET Framework
7 1040 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 961 (14.49%) jQuery
9 894 (13.48%) Web Services
10 801 (12.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 770 (11.61%) WCF
12 733 (11.06%) XML
13 707 (10.66%) HTML5
14 664 (10.02%) Entity Framework
15 627 (9.46%) WPF
16 466 (7.03%) REST
17 382 (5.76%) RESTful
18 347 (5.23%) CSS3
19 324 (4.89%) JSON
20 310 (4.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 301 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
2 225 (3.39%) User Experience
3 214 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 210 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 186 (2.81%) Fixed Income
6 146 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 143 (2.16%) Derivative
8 105 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 91 (1.37%) Equities
10 76 (1.15%) Fintech
11 74 (1.12%) Management Information System
12 60 (0.90%) Market Risk
13 59 (0.89%) Data Structures
14 53 (0.80%) N-Tier
15 49 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
16 46 (0.69%) Hedge funds
17 41 (0.62%) Virtual Team
18 36 (0.54%) Client/Server
19 32 (0.48%) iPad
20 30 (0.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 820 (12.37%) Windows
2 334 (5.04%) Linux
3 154 (2.32%) Android
4 135 (2.04%) Unix
5 134 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 133 (2.01%) Windows Server
7 51 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 22 (0.33%) CentOS
12 19 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 12 (0.18%) Solaris
15 12 (0.18%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.15%) Windows 10
17 9 (0.14%) MVS
17 9 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 9 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2717 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 2223 (33.53%) MVC
3 1370 (20.66%) TDD
4 999 (15.07%) Scrum
5 678 (10.23%) BDD
6 640 (9.65%) OO
7 621 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
8 527 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 523 (7.89%) Web Development
10 431 (6.50%) CRM
11 427 (6.44%) Unit Testing
12 372 (5.61%) E-Commerce
13 368 (5.55%) SDLC
14 343 (5.17%) DevOps
15 315 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
16 277 (4.18%) Multithreading
17 275 (4.15%) MVVM
18 270 (4.07%) SOLID
19 265 (4.00%) Automated Testing
20 261 (3.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2268 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 2152 (32.46%) SQL
3 925 (13.95%) Java
4 582 (8.78%) C++
5 580 (8.75%) T-SQL
6 457 (6.89%) Python
7 360 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 291 (4.39%) PowerShell
9 232 (3.50%) VB
10 231 (3.48%) Ruby
11 213 (3.21%) C
12 169 (2.55%) Scala
13 143 (2.16%) Perl
14 125 (1.89%) VBA
15 124 (1.87%) TypeScript
16 111 (1.67%) PHP
17 83 (1.25%) Shell Script
18 78 (1.18%) XAML
19 73 (1.10%) PL/SQL
20 57 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 381 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 277 (4.18%) Degree
3 239 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 59 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (0.80%) DV Cleared
6 28 (0.42%) PhD
7 26 (0.39%) ISEB
8 25 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 17 (0.26%) MCTS
11 16 (0.24%) MCITP
12 14 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.21%) MCP
12 14 (0.21%) MCSE
13 11 (0.17%) HNC
14 10 (0.15%) MBA
15 9 (0.14%) CISSP
15 9 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (0.14%) MCSD
16 8 (0.12%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (4.99%) QA
2 58 (0.87%) SDET
3 16 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.21%) MiFID
4 14 (0.21%) SLA
5 13 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.14%) MISRA
7 7 (0.11%) Basel III
8 6 (0.090%) MISRA C
8 6 (0.090%) WCAG
9 5 (0.075%) CRD IV
9 5 (0.075%) HL7
9 5 (0.075%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.060%) IFRS
10 4 (0.060%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.045%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.045%) EMIR
11 3 (0.045%) Solvency II
System Software
1 134 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 76 (1.15%) Docker
3 47 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.17%) Firmware
7 8 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (0.11%) vSphere
9 5 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.060%) XenApp
11 3 (0.045%) LXC
11 3 (0.045%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.045%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.030%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.030%) HDFS
13 1 (0.015%) Gluster
13 1 (0.015%) Platform Symphony
13 1 (0.015%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.015%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 66 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 64 (0.97%) Puppet
3 48 (0.72%) Ansible
4 24 (0.36%) Kibana
5 22 (0.33%) WMI
6 19 (0.29%) SCOM
7 15 (0.23%) Grafana
8 11 (0.17%) Nessus
9 10 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.12%) SCCM
12 7 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.11%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.11%) PowerCLI
12 7 (0.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 7 (0.11%) WSUS
13 6 (0.090%) SELinux
13 6 (0.090%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 5 (0.075%) Salt
15 4 (0.060%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1608 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 503 (7.59%) Oracle
3 257 (3.88%) Sitecore
4 172 (2.59%) Xamarin
5 107 (1.61%) Google
6 100 (1.51%) SAP
7 77 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 58 (0.87%) VMware
9 55 (0.83%) Sybase
10 53 (0.80%) Telerik
11 52 (0.78%) TIBCO
12 49 (0.74%) Atlassian
13 42 (0.63%) HP
14 37 (0.56%) DevExpress
15 35 (0.53%) Red Hat
16 33 (0.50%) ION Trading
17 29 (0.44%) Reuters
17 29 (0.44%) Tableau
18 27 (0.41%) Bloomberg
19 26 (0.39%) Citrix
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per week
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per week
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £340 per day 6 months
Posted: 15 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £400 to £415 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £285 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Hainton
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Morden, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday