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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 217 164 128
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -36
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 652 834 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 1.46% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.54% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 602 642
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £31.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.90% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £23.75 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £23.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+81.05% -36.66%

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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 -43 636 £360 +2.85% 524
London -34 261 £450 +12.50% 167
South East -30 122 £350 - 97
Yorkshire -8 57 £325 - 34
North West +25 49 £325 - 79
West Midlands -21 48 £331 +3.92% 25
South West -2 46 £350 +7.69% 33
City of London +2 45 £445 +11.11% 36
West Yorkshire -6 45 £325 - 24
Leeds -4 34 £335 - 14
Manchester +3 31 £339 +4.23% 40
Surrey -1 26 £358 -10.62% 18
West Sussex -11 23 £335 -8.84% 5
East Midlands -22 23 £293 +2.63% 34
Bristol +3 22 £363 +16.00% 12
East of England -8 17 £375 +9.97% 44
Buckinghamshire -9 17 £325 - 7
Hampshire +2 14 £375 +7.14% 26
Berkshire -12 14 £350 -6.66% 17
Milton Keynes -1 13 £338 -14.28% 5
Coventry -12 13 £358 +58.88% 2
Cheshire +17 12 £238 -34.93% 22
North East -33 12 £350 +16.66% 11
Leicestershire -1 11 £275 -3.50% 11
Tyne and Wear -27 11 £350 +27.27% 11
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £350 - 7
Brighton +13 10 £320 -1.53% 3
East Sussex +7 10 £320 -20.00% 8
Scotland -8 10 £315 -3.81% 15
Worthing -8 10 £315 -21.25% 1

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1385 (100.00%) C#
1 1385 (100.00%) .NET
2 839 (60.58%) ASP.NET
3 821 (59.28%) MVC
4 658 (47.51%) SQL Server
5 640 (46.21%) JavaScript
6 559 (40.36%) SQL
7 557 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
8 504 (36.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 500 (36.10%) HTML
10 449 (32.42%) CSS
11 408 (29.46%) jQuery
12 365 (26.35%) .NET Framework
12 365 (26.35%) Microsoft
13 352 (25.42%) TDD
14 296 (21.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 294 (21.23%) AngularJS
16 290 (20.94%) WCF
17 235 (16.97%) Web Services
18 221 (15.96%) Finance
19 212 (15.31%) HTML5
20 211 (15.23%) Entity Framework
21 198 (14.30%) Scrum
22 182 (13.14%) Visual Studio
23 163 (11.77%) OO
24 158 (11.41%) Web Development
25 156 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
26 152 (10.97%) BDD
27 138 (9.96%) Team Foundation Server
27 138 (9.96%) XML

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 77 (5.56%) CMS
2 49 (3.54%) IIS
2 49 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 46 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 20 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (0.94%) Sitefinity
7 12 (0.87%) Apache Solr
7 12 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.72%) NServiceBus
10 9 (0.65%) Confluence
11 8 (0.58%) EPiServer CMS
11 8 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.51%) Kentico
13 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.22%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.14%) DNN
15 2 (0.14%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.14%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 105 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.94%) MS Office
3 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.072%) GIMP
4 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.072%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.08%) RMDS
3 13 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.65%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.072%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.072%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 156 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.08%) GitHub
5 9 (0.65%) SaaS
6 8 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.51%) Office 365
8 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.22%) IaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.14%) PaaS
10 1 (0.072%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.072%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.072%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.38%) Internet
2 20 (1.44%) HTTP
3 11 (0.79%) Network Security
4 8 (0.58%) SNMP
5 5 (0.36%) LDAP
6 3 (0.22%) DNS
6 3 (0.22%) Intranet
7 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.14%) CTI
7 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.14%) Skype
7 2 (0.14%) SMS
7 2 (0.14%) SSL
7 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.14%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.072%) AMQP
8 1 (0.072%) FTP
8 1 (0.072%) VPN
8 1 (0.072%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 658 (47.51%) SQL Server
2 89 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 74 (5.34%) NoSQL
4 68 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (3.32%) MongoDB
8 43 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 40 (2.89%) Oracle Database
10 26 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 21 (1.52%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (1.01%) MySQL
15 14 (1.01%) Redis
16 12 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (0.87%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.79%) Big Data
17 11 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 182 (13.14%) Visual Studio
2 138 (9.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (5.13%) NUnit
4 60 (4.33%) TeamCity
5 57 (4.12%) Git (software)
6 50 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 45 (3.25%) Subversion
8 25 (1.81%) SpecFlow
9 20 (1.44%) JIRA
9 20 (1.44%) Moq
10 19 (1.37%) Jenkins
11 15 (1.08%) Selenium
12 9 (0.65%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.65%) MSTest
13 8 (0.58%) NuGet
13 8 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.51%) Grunt
15 6 (0.43%) CruiseControl
15 6 (0.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 221 (15.96%) Finance
2 120 (8.66%) Banking
3 53 (3.83%) Front Office
4 42 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 42 (3.03%) Retail
5 33 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 26 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 26 (1.88%) Marketing
7 19 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.30%) Back Office
9 14 (1.01%) Electronics
10 13 (0.94%) Legal
11 11 (0.79%) Games
12 8 (0.58%) Advertising
13 7 (0.51%) Law
13 7 (0.51%) Publishing
14 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.14%) French Language
16 2 (0.14%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1385 (100.00%) .NET
2 839 (60.58%) ASP.NET
3 504 (36.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 500 (36.10%) HTML
5 449 (32.42%) CSS
6 408 (29.46%) jQuery
7 365 (26.35%) .NET Framework
8 296 (21.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 294 (21.23%) AngularJS
10 290 (20.94%) WCF
11 235 (16.97%) Web Services
12 212 (15.31%) HTML5
13 211 (15.23%) Entity Framework
14 138 (9.96%) XML
15 122 (8.81%) CSS3
16 117 (8.45%) WPF
17 108 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 91 (6.57%) REST
19 89 (6.43%) KnockoutJS
20 74 (5.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.19%) Derivative
3 49 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 34 (2.45%) User Experience
5 32 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
6 30 (2.17%) N-Tier
7 28 (2.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 26 (1.88%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 21 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 20 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.23%) Fixed Income
12 17 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 15 (1.08%) NHS
14 12 (0.87%) Digital Media
14 12 (0.87%) Hedge funds
14 12 (0.87%) Visualisation
15 11 (0.79%) SWIFT
16 9 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
17 8 (0.58%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 135 (9.75%) Windows
2 25 (1.81%) Windows Server
3 16 (1.16%) Linux
4 11 (0.79%) Android
5 10 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.14%) Unix
10 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.072%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.072%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 821 (59.28%) MVC
2 557 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
3 352 (25.42%) TDD
4 198 (14.30%) Scrum
5 163 (11.77%) OO
6 158 (11.41%) Web Development
7 152 (10.97%) BDD
8 124 (8.95%) E-Commerce
9 110 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 103 (7.44%) Unit Testing
11 98 (7.08%) SDLC
12 86 (6.21%) SOLID
13 77 (5.56%) SOA
14 75 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (4.19%) CRM
15 58 (4.19%) OOP
16 55 (3.97%) MVVM
17 53 (3.83%) Multithreading
18 49 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
19 48 (3.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1385 (100.00%) C#
2 640 (46.21%) JavaScript
3 559 (40.36%) SQL
4 136 (9.82%) T-SQL
5 88 (6.35%) VB.NET
6 61 (4.40%) Java
7 47 (3.39%) VB
8 37 (2.67%) C++
9 32 (2.31%) XAML
10 30 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 30 (2.17%) VBA
11 23 (1.66%) PL/SQL
11 23 (1.66%) Ruby
12 19 (1.37%) C
12 19 (1.37%) Python
13 18 (1.30%) PHP
14 14 (1.01%) VBScript
15 12 (0.87%) F#
16 11 (0.79%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 79 (5.70%) Degree
2 34 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.51%) MCP
6 6 (0.43%) MCSD
7 5 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.29%) MCAD
8 4 (0.29%) MCPD
8 4 (0.29%) PhD
9 3 (0.22%) ISEB
10 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.072%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.072%) CISSP
11 1 (0.072%) CLAS
11 1 (0.072%) HNC
11 1 (0.072%) HND
11 1 (0.072%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.52%) QA
2 7 (0.51%) SLA
3 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.22%) SDET
4 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.072%) EMIR
5 1 (0.072%) HL7
5 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.072%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.72%) Kibana
2 10 (0.72%) SCOM
3 6 (0.43%) Ansible
4 4 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (0.29%) Grafana
4 4 (0.29%) logstash
4 4 (0.29%) StatsD
5 2 (0.14%) MOM
6 1 (0.072%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.072%) Puppet
6 1 (0.072%) SCCM
6 1 (0.072%) WMI
Vendors
1 365 (26.35%) Microsoft
2 100 (7.22%) Oracle
3 29 (2.09%) Sitecore
4 26 (1.88%) EPiServer
5 17 (1.23%) ION Trading
6 15 (1.08%) Reuters
6 15 (1.08%) TIBCO
7 14 (1.01%) Google
7 14 (1.01%) SAP
8 11 (0.79%) Telerik
8 11 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 10 (0.72%) RedGate
9 10 (0.72%) Twitter
10 7 (0.51%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.43%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.36%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.36%) Ektron
12 5 (0.36%) IBM
12 5 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.29%) CA
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £375 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + 7.5hr working day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago