The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C# .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 198 128 111
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -17
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 704 978 1038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 1.75% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.85% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 692 681
Median daily rate £363 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £22.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £34.25 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52739 52999 51576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.73% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34376 32174 31581
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 2137 2130
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -0.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK.

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
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statistics and trends)
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
England -63 682 £373 +11.19% 534
London -37 307 £473 +26.00% 164
South East -63 125 £338 +3.84% 109
City of London +13 53 £400 - 46
South West -24 51 £350 - 36
East of England -10 46 £350 +14.28% 41
West Midlands -26 44 £350 +7.69% 30
North West -22 40 £325 - 64
Kent -17 32 £338 +3.84% 11
Yorkshire -39 32 £325 +1.56% 36
Surrey +8 27 £400 - 22
East Midlands -21 24 £275 -8.33% 45
Birmingham +2 19 £325 +5.69% 9
Manchester -25 19 £338 +5.46% 36
West Yorkshire -41 17 £325 - 22
Bristol -6 15 £344 +16.52% 13
East Sussex -10 15 £335 +21.81% 8
Leicestershire -7 14 £275 -3.50% 12
Cambridgeshire -19 14 £350 +16.66% 19
West Sussex -32 13 £320 -5.18% 3
North Yorkshire +13 12 £320 +18.51% 4
Essex +4 12 £350 +7.69% 3
Cheshire -5 12 £325 +8.33% 17
Scotland -15 12 £310 -8.14% 7
Berkshire -20 12 £425 +33.33% 20
Leeds -36 12 £325 +1.56% 9
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £325 +8.33% 11
Coventry +1 11 £363 +7.40% 3
York +11 10 £315 +14.54% 4
Hampshire +1 10 £325 - 25

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 1494 (100.00%) C#
1 1494 (100.00%) .NET
2 890 (59.57%) ASP.NET
3 856 (57.30%) MVC
4 752 (50.33%) SQL Server
5 672 (44.98%) JavaScript
6 620 (41.50%) SQL
7 546 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
8 543 (36.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 516 (34.54%) HTML
10 480 (32.13%) CSS
11 444 (29.72%) .NET Framework
12 409 (27.38%) Microsoft
13 394 (26.37%) TDD
14 391 (26.17%) jQuery
15 305 (20.41%) WCF
16 297 (19.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 293 (19.61%) AngularJS
18 277 (18.54%) Finance
19 256 (17.14%) Web Services
20 237 (15.86%) Entity Framework
21 235 (15.73%) HTML5
22 211 (14.12%) Web Development
23 207 (13.86%) Visual Studio
24 201 (13.45%) Scrum
25 197 (13.19%) Windows
26 184 (12.32%) OO
27 163 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
28 156 (10.44%) Banking
29 153 (10.24%) BDD

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 85 (5.69%) CMS
2 84 (5.62%) IIS
3 41 (2.74%) Node.js
3 41 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 37 (2.48%) Umbraco
5 29 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 20 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.60%) Kentico
10 8 (0.54%) Confluence
10 8 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.54%) Sitefinity
11 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.40%) Apache
12 6 (0.40%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.27%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.27%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 127 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.067%) GIMP
4 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.87%) RMDS
3 9 (0.60%) ION MarketView
3 9 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.067%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.067%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.067%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.067%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.067%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 133 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.61%) GitHub
4 6 (0.40%) IaaS
4 6 (0.40%) Office 365
5 5 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.33%) PaaS
6 4 (0.27%) SaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.067%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.067%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.067%) Heroku
9 1 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.94%) HTTP
2 23 (1.54%) Internet
3 17 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.94%) Modbus
5 7 (0.47%) Network Security
6 6 (0.40%) LDAP
7 5 (0.33%) SNMP
8 4 (0.27%) SSL
9 3 (0.20%) CTI
9 3 (0.20%) Extranet
9 3 (0.20%) Intranet
10 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 2 (0.13%) SMTP
10 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.13%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.067%) FTP
11 1 (0.067%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.067%) Skype
11 1 (0.067%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 752 (50.33%) SQL Server
2 126 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (5.29%) Relational Database
6 76 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 59 (3.95%) Oracle Database
8 51 (3.41%) MongoDB
8 51 (3.41%) NoSQL
9 33 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.34%) MySQL
13 15 (1.00%) RavenDB
14 14 (0.94%) Redis
15 13 (0.87%) Big Data
15 13 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 207 (13.86%) Visual Studio
2 163 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (5.09%) NUnit
4 59 (3.95%) Subversion
5 57 (3.82%) Git (software)
6 34 (2.28%) TeamCity
7 33 (2.21%) SpecFlow
8 26 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
9 23 (1.54%) Moq
10 21 (1.41%) JIRA
10 21 (1.41%) Selenium
11 18 (1.20%) Jenkins
12 17 (1.14%) MSTest
13 12 (0.80%) NuGet
14 9 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (0.54%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.40%) Grunt
16 6 (0.40%) Jasmine
17 5 (0.33%) ReSharper
17 5 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 277 (18.54%) Finance
2 156 (10.44%) Banking
3 48 (3.21%) Investment Banking
4 46 (3.08%) Financial Institution
5 35 (2.34%) Retail
6 33 (2.21%) Marketing
7 31 (2.07%) Front Office
8 21 (1.41%) Back Office
9 15 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.94%) Legal
11 12 (0.80%) Advertising
12 11 (0.74%) Telecoms
13 10 (0.67%) Electronics
13 10 (0.67%) Games
14 7 (0.47%) Law
15 4 (0.27%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.13%) Automotive
17 2 (0.13%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1494 (100.00%) .NET
2 890 (59.57%) ASP.NET
3 543 (36.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 516 (34.54%) HTML
5 480 (32.13%) CSS
6 444 (29.72%) .NET Framework
7 391 (26.17%) jQuery
8 305 (20.41%) WCF
9 297 (19.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 293 (19.61%) AngularJS
11 256 (17.14%) Web Services
12 237 (15.86%) Entity Framework
13 235 (15.73%) HTML5
14 151 (10.11%) CSS3
15 148 (9.91%) XML
16 135 (9.04%) WPF
17 98 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 92 (6.16%) KnockoutJS
19 87 (5.82%) WinForms
20 75 (5.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.15%) Derivative
3 40 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
4 33 (2.21%) Mathematics
4 33 (2.21%) N-Tier
5 29 (1.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 28 (1.87%) User Experience
7 24 (1.61%) Fintech
7 24 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.47%) Fixed Income
8 22 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.00%) NHS
10 14 (0.94%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.94%) Blog
10 14 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (0.80%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.60%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 197 (13.19%) Windows
2 51 (3.41%) Windows Server
3 27 (1.81%) Linux
4 23 (1.54%) Android
5 22 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.20%) Unix
7 13 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.13%) CentOS
13 2 (0.13%) SUSE
13 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 856 (57.30%) MVC
2 546 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
3 394 (26.37%) TDD
4 211 (14.12%) Web Development
5 201 (13.45%) Scrum
6 184 (12.32%) OO
7 153 (10.24%) BDD
8 128 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 119 (7.97%) E-Commerce
10 114 (7.63%) Software Engineering
11 93 (6.22%) SDLC
12 92 (6.16%) SOA
13 84 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
14 79 (5.29%) SOLID
15 73 (4.89%) MVVM
16 65 (4.35%) CRM
17 58 (3.88%) Multithreading
18 51 (3.41%) Front End Development
19 45 (3.01%) OOP
20 44 (2.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1494 (100.00%) C#
2 672 (44.98%) JavaScript
3 620 (41.50%) SQL
4 145 (9.71%) T-SQL
5 111 (7.43%) VB.NET
6 54 (3.61%) XAML
7 51 (3.41%) VB
8 48 (3.21%) VBA
9 47 (3.15%) Java
10 41 (2.74%) C++
11 39 (2.61%) Python
12 37 (2.48%) Ruby
13 33 (2.21%) PowerShell
14 31 (2.07%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.87%) VBScript
16 24 (1.61%) C
17 16 (1.07%) Scala
18 11 (0.74%) TypeScript
19 10 (0.67%) PHP
19 10 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 83 (5.56%) Degree
2 31 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.27%) MCP
6 4 (0.27%) PhD
7 3 (0.20%) MCSD
8 2 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.067%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.067%) HNC
9 1 (0.067%) MCAD
9 1 (0.067%) MCPD
9 1 (0.067%) MCSA
9 1 (0.067%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.74%) QA
2 6 (0.40%) SLA
3 4 (0.27%) WCAG
4 3 (0.20%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.067%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.067%) EMIR
6 1 (0.067%) HL7
6 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.067%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.067%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.60%) Kibana
2 6 (0.40%) SCOM
3 5 (0.33%) logstash
3 5 (0.33%) SCCM
4 4 (0.27%) Grafana
4 4 (0.27%) StatsD
5 3 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.13%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.067%) Ansible
7 1 (0.067%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.067%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.067%) Puppet
7 1 (0.067%) WMI
Vendors
1 409 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 139 (9.30%) Oracle
3 47 (3.15%) Sitecore
4 34 (2.28%) Telerik
5 20 (1.34%) DevExpress
6 18 (1.20%) EPiServer
7 15 (1.00%) ION Trading
8 14 (0.94%) Siemens
8 14 (0.94%) TIBCO
9 13 (0.87%) Reuters
10 12 (0.80%) Google
10 12 (0.80%) Xamarin
11 10 (0.67%) SAP
12 7 (0.47%) RedGate
12 7 (0.47%) Twitter
13 6 (0.40%) IBM
14 5 (0.33%) Capita
14 5 (0.33%) iManage
15 4 (0.27%) Facebook
15 4 (0.27%) Tableau
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