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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
UK
Rank 179 157 163
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 626 785 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.57% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.66% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 597 499
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.34 £43.13 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.74% +54.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.34 £43.13 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-66.74% +54.01%

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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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
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 23 January 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
England -34 603 £375 - 534
London -45 249 £475 +11.76% 165
South East +22 101 £350 - 83
East Midlands +13 65 £350 +19.65% 29
South West +20 58 £350 -2.77% 41
City of London -17 44 £451 +9.21% 35
East of England -2 42 £321 -5.51% 51
North West +5 41 £300 -9.09% 64
Leicestershire +5 33 £301 +4.52% 6
West Midlands -14 31 £340 +11.47% 39
Kent -1 28 £338 +1.50% 8
Berkshire +31 23 £395 +5.33% 11
Manchester -5 22 £336 -3.92% 20
Bristol +12 21 £488 +35.41% 14
Cambridgeshire +12 21 £288 -11.53% 12
Northamptonshire +4 21 £450 +28.57% 7
Yorkshire -26 18 £315 -3.07% 55
Nottinghamshire +9 17 £363 +31.81% 12
Nottingham +12 16 £363 +38.09% 9
Reading +20 13 £450 +8.43% 3
Birmingham +1 13 £349 +14.34% 10
Scotland +17 12 £310 -17.33% 3
Lancashire +8 12 £275 +34.14% 6
West Yorkshire -25 12 £315 -3.07% 34
Gloucestershire +9 11 £275 -31.25% 3
Hampshire +13 10 £350 +12.00% 19
North East -16 10 £380 +3.05% 8
Tyne and Wear -21 10 £380 +3.05% 5
Lincolnshire - 10 - -
Oxfordshire +5 9 £360 +6.66% 9

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1369 (100.00%) C#
1 1369 (100.00%) .NET
2 737 (53.83%) MVC
3 709 (51.79%) SQL Server
4 703 (51.35%) ASP.NET
5 584 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
6 556 (40.61%) JavaScript
7 522 (38.13%) SQL
8 430 (31.41%) HTML
9 406 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 385 (28.12%) .NET Framework
11 367 (26.81%) TDD
12 354 (25.86%) CSS
13 300 (21.91%) Microsoft
14 291 (21.26%) AngularJS
15 285 (20.82%) jQuery
16 274 (20.01%) ASP.NET Web API
17 258 (18.85%) Finance
18 245 (17.90%) Scrum
19 241 (17.60%) Entity Framework
20 216 (15.78%) WCF
21 207 (15.12%) Web Services
22 170 (12.42%) XML
23 168 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
24 165 (12.05%) WPF
25 157 (11.47%) BDD
26 154 (11.25%) Visual Studio
27 139 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
27 139 (10.15%) VB.NET
28 138 (10.08%) HTML5

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 71 (5.19%) CMS
2 60 (4.38%) Umbraco
3 39 (2.85%) IIS
4 38 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 32 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.17%) NServiceBus
7 13 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.80%) Kentico
9 10 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (0.73%) Sitefinity
10 6 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.44%) DNN
10 6 (0.44%) Immediacy CMS
10 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.29%) EPiServer CMS
13 3 (0.22%) Confluence
13 3 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 70 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.37%) RMDS
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.15%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.15%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.073%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 139 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.10%) SaaS
4 14 (1.02%) PaaS
5 11 (0.80%) IaaS
5 11 (0.80%) Office 365
6 10 (0.73%) GitHub
7 7 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.22%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.61%) Internet
2 11 (0.80%) HTTP
3 10 (0.73%) AMQP
3 10 (0.73%) Intranet
4 6 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.29%) SNMP
6 3 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.22%) snoop
6 3 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.15%) DMZ
7 2 (0.15%) Extranet
7 2 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.073%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.073%) DNS
8 1 (0.073%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.073%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.073%) Modbus
8 1 (0.073%) PBX
8 1 (0.073%) SSL
8 1 (0.073%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 709 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (6.57%) NoSQL
3 90 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 60 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 47 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 38 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 31 (2.26%) MongoDB
11 23 (1.68%) MySQL
12 21 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
13 19 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
14 17 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.17%) Big Data
16 14 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.02%) Redis
17 11 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 168 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 154 (11.25%) Visual Studio
3 100 (7.30%) Git (software)
4 67 (4.89%) NUnit
5 51 (3.73%) TeamCity
6 49 (3.58%) Subversion
7 36 (2.63%) Moq
8 29 (2.12%) JIRA
9 27 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
10 25 (1.83%) Selenium
11 23 (1.68%) SpecFlow
12 21 (1.53%) Jenkins
13 19 (1.39%) MSTest
14 14 (1.02%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (0.95%) NuGet
16 11 (0.80%) ReSharper
16 11 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
17 10 (0.73%) Grunt
18 9 (0.66%) Bower
General
1 258 (18.85%) Finance
2 128 (9.35%) Banking
3 55 (4.02%) Front Office
4 42 (3.07%) Investment Banking
4 42 (3.07%) Marketing
5 36 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 36 (2.63%) Retail
6 35 (2.56%) Back Office
7 26 (1.90%) Advertising
7 26 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 22 (1.61%) Electronics
8 22 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.73%) Games
10 9 (0.66%) Legal
11 6 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.22%) Billing
12 3 (0.22%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.15%) French Language
13 2 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1369 (100.00%) .NET
2 703 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 430 (31.41%) HTML
4 406 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 385 (28.12%) .NET Framework
6 354 (25.86%) CSS
7 291 (21.26%) AngularJS
8 285 (20.82%) jQuery
9 274 (20.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 241 (17.60%) Entity Framework
11 216 (15.78%) WCF
12 207 (15.12%) Web Services
13 170 (12.42%) XML
14 165 (12.05%) WPF
15 138 (10.08%) HTML5
16 102 (7.45%) REST
17 85 (6.21%) SOAP
18 83 (6.06%) RESTful
19 82 (5.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 80 (5.84%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.16%) Mobile App
3 34 (2.48%) Mathematics
4 31 (2.26%) Algorithms
5 30 (2.19%) User Experience
6 26 (1.90%) Fixed Income
7 23 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 22 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
9 17 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (1.10%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.02%) Fintech
12 11 (0.80%) Equities
13 10 (0.73%) Derivative
14 9 (0.66%) Blackberry
14 9 (0.66%) Credit Risk
15 8 (0.58%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.58%) Physics
15 8 (0.58%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 124 (9.06%) Windows
2 23 (1.68%) Android
2 23 (1.68%) Apple iOS
3 15 (1.10%) Linux
4 9 (0.66%) Windows Phone
5 8 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
5 8 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.51%) Unix
7 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (53.83%) MVC
2 584 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (26.81%) TDD
4 245 (17.90%) Scrum
5 157 (11.47%) BDD
6 132 (9.64%) OO
7 127 (9.28%) Web Development
8 124 (9.06%) E-Commerce
9 111 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 99 (7.23%) Unit Testing
11 89 (6.50%) Front End Development
12 84 (6.14%) MVVM
13 82 (5.99%) SOLID
14 63 (4.60%) SOA
15 62 (4.53%) Multithreading
16 61 (4.46%) Software Engineering
17 59 (4.31%) SDLC
18 48 (3.51%) Dependency Injection
18 48 (3.51%) OOD
19 43 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1369 (100.00%) C#
2 556 (40.61%) JavaScript
3 522 (38.13%) SQL
4 139 (10.15%) VB.NET
5 135 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 58 (4.24%) VB
7 31 (2.26%) Java
8 28 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 26 (1.90%) VBA
10 25 (1.83%) C++
11 24 (1.75%) VB6
12 15 (1.10%) TypeScript
12 15 (1.10%) XAML
13 12 (0.88%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.73%) Python
15 8 (0.58%) Ruby
15 8 (0.58%) VBScript
16 7 (0.51%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.44%) ActionScript
17 6 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (3.51%) Degree
2 24 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.31%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.58%) MCAD
5 8 (0.58%) MCSD
6 6 (0.44%) MCTS
7 5 (0.37%) MCP
8 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.22%) MCPD
9 2 (0.15%) HND
9 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.15%) PhD
10 1 (0.073%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.073%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.073%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.48%) QA
2 8 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.15%) ISO13485
4 2 (0.15%) SDET
5 1 (0.073%) GMP
5 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.37%) Docker
3 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.44%) Ansible
2 6 (0.44%) Puppet
3 3 (0.22%) Perfmon
3 3 (0.22%) SCOM
4 2 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.15%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.073%) Control-M
5 1 (0.073%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.073%) Grafana
5 1 (0.073%) Kibana
5 1 (0.073%) logstash
5 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.073%) StatsD
Vendors
1 300 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.18%) Oracle
3 51 (3.73%) Xamarin
4 46 (3.36%) Sitecore
5 25 (1.83%) SAP
6 23 (1.68%) EPiServer
7 20 (1.46%) Telerik
8 15 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.80%) Twitter
10 9 (0.66%) DevExpress
10 9 (0.66%) Sybase
11 8 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.58%) Bloomberg
11 8 (0.58%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.44%) Alterian
12 6 (0.44%) Apple
12 6 (0.44%) Ektron
12 6 (0.44%) Google
13 5 (0.37%) Adobe
13 5 (0.37%) ION Trading
London
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £382 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + 7.5hr working day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
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Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
All UK
TRG
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Posted: 25 days ago