The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior C# Developer 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 Senior C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C# Developer
Rank 499 396 516
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +120
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 91 107 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 98 43
Average daily rate £436 £550 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £365 £376
% change year-on-year
-13.01% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
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
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
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 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior C# Developer
UK

Senior C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior C# Developer
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 Senior C# Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London -36 71 £460 -20.00% 26
East of England -24 10 £363 -40.57% 9
South East -14 5 £310 -27.05% 21
South West -22 3 £288 -5.73% 5
East Midlands -10 1 £345 +5.34% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 11
West Midlands - - - - 7
Senior C# Developer
UK

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior C# Developer 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 Senior C# Developer in their job title.

1 175 (100.00%) C#
2 139 (79.43%) .NET
3 86 (49.14%) SQL Server
4 68 (38.86%) SQL
5 64 (36.57%) TDD
6 63 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 47 (26.86%) OO
7 47 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (24.57%) WPF
9 42 (24.00%) WCF
9 42 (24.00%) MVC
10 41 (23.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (22.86%) Multithreading
11 40 (22.86%) Front Office
12 39 (22.29%) Scrum
13 38 (21.71%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (21.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (21.14%) Finance
15 35 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 33 (18.86%) JavaScript
17 31 (17.71%) HTML
17 31 (17.71%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (16.00%) Banking
19 26 (14.86%) Java
20 24 (13.71%) Web Services
20 24 (13.71%) jQuery
21 23 (13.14%) CSS
22 20 (11.43%) XML
22 20 (11.43%) .NET Framework
22 20 (11.43%) Unit Testing

Senior C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior C# Developer 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 Senior C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.00%) CMS
2 5 (2.86%) Umbraco
2 5 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.29%) Kentico
3 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.29%) IIS
4 2 (1.14%) Node.js
5 1 (0.57%) CMS400.NET
5 1 (0.57%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
1 1 (0.57%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (49.14%) SQL Server
2 41 (23.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (17.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.14%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.14%) DB2
9 2 (1.14%) MySQL
10 1 (0.57%) OLAP
10 1 (0.57%) MS Access
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.71%) NUnit
3 7 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.86%) MSTest
5 4 (2.29%) Subversion
6 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.71%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.57%) Moq
8 1 (0.57%) WiX
8 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.57%) xUnit.net
General
1 40 (22.86%) Front Office
2 37 (21.14%) Finance
3 28 (16.00%) Banking
4 8 (4.57%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.86%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (79.43%) .NET
2 63 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 43 (24.57%) WPF
4 42 (24.00%) WCF
5 37 (21.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (17.71%) HTML
7 24 (13.71%) Web Services
7 24 (13.71%) jQuery
8 23 (13.14%) CSS
9 20 (11.43%) XML
9 20 (11.43%) .NET Framework
10 18 (10.29%) NHibernate
11 15 (8.57%) Ajax
12 14 (8.00%) LINQ
12 14 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (6.86%) WinForms
14 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (5.71%) HTML5
16 9 (5.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Derivative
2 7 (4.00%) Fixed Income
2 7 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 5 (2.86%) Blog
5 3 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.14%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.14%) Equities
6 2 (1.14%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.14%) W3C
6 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.57%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) Windows
2 4 (2.29%) Linux
3 3 (1.71%) UNIX
3 3 (1.71%) Android
3 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.57%) TDD
2 47 (26.86%) OO
2 47 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.00%) MVC
4 40 (22.86%) Multithreading
5 39 (22.29%) Scrum
6 38 (21.71%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 17 (9.71%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.57%) SOA
10 14 (8.00%) MVVM
10 14 (8.00%) BDD
11 13 (7.43%) CQRS
12 11 (6.29%) Workflow
12 11 (6.29%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (5.14%) Analytics
14 8 (4.57%) Web Development
14 8 (4.57%) Pair Programming
14 8 (4.57%) Asset Management
15 7 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 175 (100.00%) C#
2 68 (38.86%) SQL
3 33 (18.86%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.86%) Java
5 14 (8.00%) Ruby
6 12 (6.86%) Python
7 8 (4.57%) PHP
8 7 (4.00%) Perl
8 7 (4.00%) C++
8 7 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.29%) Delphi
10 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.14%) XAML
10 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.14%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.57%) VBA
11 1 (0.57%) VB
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) TickIT
2 1 (0.57%) Basel III
Vendors
1 35 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.86%) Oracle
3 7 (4.00%) GigaSpaces
4 5 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.29%) Facebook
5 4 (2.29%) Twitter
5 4 (2.29%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.71%) Sybase
6 3 (1.71%) JBoss
7 2 (1.14%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.57%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.57%) Ektron
8 1 (0.57%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.57%) Tableau
8 1 (0.57%) StreamBase
West London
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago