The first table below looks at the demand for the C# .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# .NET Developer
Rank 138 155 134
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 104 84 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 1.00% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.08% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 72
Average daily rate £338 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +13.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8571 7742 9835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.25% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4746 3879 4425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 606 704
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Surrey -8 28 £375 +7.14% 18
Kent +19 15 £395 +5.33% 4
Buckinghamshire -11 15 £258 -14.16% 5
Oxfordshire +12 11 £305 - 7
Hampshire +6 10 £388 +14.81% 9
Berkshire -21 10 £385 +6.20% 11
West Sussex - 8 £300 - 3
East Sussex -3 5 £300 -34.24% 5
Middlesex - 1 £475 -
Sussex - - - -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# .NET 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 C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 192 (100.00%) C#
1 192 (100.00%) .NET
2 139 (72.40%) ASP.NET
3 114 (59.38%) SQL Server
4 90 (46.88%) MVC
5 68 (35.42%) JavaScript
6 59 (30.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (29.69%) SQL
8 51 (26.56%) jQuery
9 46 (23.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (23.44%) TDD
11 44 (22.92%) WCF
12 41 (21.35%) Visual Studio
13 40 (20.83%) HTML
13 40 (20.83%) Scrum
14 39 (20.31%) Web Services
15 33 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 31 (16.15%) XML
16 31 (16.15%) Windows
16 31 (16.15%) Microsoft
17 28 (14.58%) WPF
17 28 (14.58%) LINQ
18 27 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 23 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 23 (11.98%) CMS
20 21 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (10.94%) Ajax
21 20 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
22 19 (9.90%) OO
23 18 (9.38%) CSS

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited C# .NET 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 C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (11.98%) CMS
2 12 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (5.21%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.60%) IIS
4 5 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.56%) Kentico
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Node.js
7 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (3.65%) MS Office
2 5 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.13%) SaaS
3 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.04%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.08%) Kerberos
1 4 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.08%) DNS
1 4 (2.08%) Internet
2 3 (1.56%) CTI
2 3 (1.56%) Network Security
3 2 (1.04%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) Wireless
4 1 (0.52%) SSH
4 1 (0.52%) Broadband
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 46 (23.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (7.29%) Oracle Database
6 12 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.69%) MySQL
8 5 (2.60%) DTS
9 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.04%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 41 (21.35%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.77%) NUnit
4 10 (5.21%) Subversion
5 8 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (4.17%) Hudson
5 8 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.65%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.56%) Moq
8 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.52%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.52%) NMock
General
1 15 (7.81%) Finance
2 5 (2.60%) Publishing
3 2 (1.04%) Military
3 2 (1.04%) Retail
3 2 (1.04%) Marketing
3 2 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Automotive
4 1 (0.52%) Law
4 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.52%) Front Office
4 1 (0.52%) Electronics
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (100.00%) .NET
2 139 (72.40%) ASP.NET
3 59 (30.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (26.56%) jQuery
5 44 (22.92%) WCF
6 40 (20.83%) HTML
7 39 (20.31%) Web Services
8 33 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 31 (16.15%) XML
10 28 (14.58%) WPF
10 28 (14.58%) LINQ
11 27 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 23 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 21 (10.94%) Ajax
14 18 (9.38%) CSS
15 17 (8.85%) .NET Framework
16 12 (6.25%) WinForms
17 10 (5.21%) HTML5
18 9 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 9 (4.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (3.65%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.65%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.60%) Blog
3 5 (2.60%) Xbox
4 2 (1.04%) iPad
4 2 (1.04%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.04%) PDA
5 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.52%) Physics
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.52%) DTV
5 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.15%) Windows
2 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.08%) Android
3 4 (2.08%) Linux
4 3 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (46.88%) MVC
2 45 (23.44%) TDD
3 40 (20.83%) Scrum
4 21 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (9.90%) OO
6 17 (8.85%) Web Development
7 15 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.25%) SOA
8 12 (6.25%) BDD
9 11 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.69%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.17%) Kanban
11 8 (4.17%) CRM
11 8 (4.17%) OOP
12 7 (3.65%) Content Management
13 6 (3.13%) Automated Testing
13 6 (3.13%) Unit Testing
14 5 (2.60%) Test-First Development
14 5 (2.60%) Pair Programming
14 5 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) C#
2 68 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 57 (29.69%) SQL
4 18 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.77%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.17%) VBA
6 8 (4.17%) C++
7 4 (2.08%) C
8 3 (1.56%) Python
8 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Java
9 1 (0.52%) VC++
9 1 (0.52%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.38%) Oracle
3 12 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.65%) Ektron
5 5 (2.60%) Twitter
6 4 (2.08%) Serena
6 4 (2.08%) Telerik
7 2 (1.04%) Motorola
8 1 (0.52%) Open Text
8 1 (0.52%) SAP
8 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.52%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.52%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.52%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.52%) Tealeaf
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago