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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 181 172 148
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 766 828 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.44% 1.43% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.51% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 618 604
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -10.66%

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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -11 733 £365 +0.68% 562
London +1 294 £425 +6.25% 160
South East -45 123 £350 -4.76% 126
North West +55 79 £325 +5.26% 64
South West +30 68 £334 +2.69% 42
West Midlands -16 56 £325 - 25
City of London -7 43 £431 +3.29% 42
Yorkshire +2 41 £325 -4.41% 43
Manchester +10 39 £343 +10.93% 38
East Midlands -11 35 £313 +0.80% 36
Surrey +12 26 £375 -6.25% 23
East of England -6 26 £370 +13.84% 58
West Yorkshire -11 26 £326 -4.19% 29
Kent -2 20 £363 +7.40% 11
Leicestershire +7 19 £278 -9.01% 13
Bristol +5 19 £400 +23.07% 16
Leeds -1 19 £350 +2.94% 21
Coventry -2 19 £355 +9.23% 2
Scotland +9 18 £319 +3.31% 16
Devon +19 17 £300 +6.66% 1
Cheshire +11 17 £263 -12.13% 16
Birmingham -1 17 £295 -11.94% 9
Berkshire -8 15 £350 -15.66% 14
West Sussex -11 15 £340 -7.48% 4
Oxfordshire -13 14 £550 +29.41% 23
Maidstone +4 13 £420 +20.00% 3
North East -16 12 £335 +1.13% 8
Lancashire +29 11 £300 -32.04% 5
Merseyside +14 11 £325 +13.04% 5
Exeter +12 11 £300 -7.69% 1

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1394 (100.00%) C#
1 1394 (100.00%) .NET
2 802 (57.53%) ASP.NET
3 771 (55.31%) MVC
4 727 (52.15%) SQL Server
5 615 (44.12%) JavaScript
6 590 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
7 553 (39.67%) SQL
8 494 (35.44%) HTML
9 467 (33.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 415 (29.77%) CSS
11 391 (28.05%) .NET Framework
12 371 (26.61%) jQuery
13 349 (25.04%) TDD
14 326 (23.39%) Microsoft
15 289 (20.73%) WCF
16 281 (20.16%) ASP.NET Web API
17 270 (19.37%) AngularJS
18 249 (17.86%) Web Services
19 232 (16.64%) Scrum
20 221 (15.85%) Entity Framework
21 220 (15.78%) Finance
22 180 (12.91%) Visual Studio
23 176 (12.63%) HTML5
24 162 (11.62%) BDD
25 159 (11.41%) OO
26 157 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
27 155 (11.12%) XML
28 151 (10.83%) T-SQL
28 151 (10.83%) Web Development

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 89 (6.38%) CMS
2 56 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 56 (4.02%) Umbraco
3 46 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (3.23%) IIS
5 22 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (1.36%) NServiceBus
7 18 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (0.93%) Sitefinity
9 11 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.72%) EPiServer CMS
10 10 (0.72%) Kentico
11 9 (0.65%) Apache Solr
11 9 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.50%) Confluence
12 7 (0.50%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 121 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.00%) MS Office
3 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.072%) GIMP
6 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.50%) RMDS
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.072%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.072%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.072%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.072%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 157 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (1.15%) SaaS
5 11 (0.79%) Office 365
6 10 (0.72%) GitHub
7 9 (0.65%) IaaS
7 9 (0.65%) PaaS
8 7 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.51%) Internet
2 20 (1.43%) HTTP
3 8 (0.57%) Network Security
4 6 (0.43%) Intranet
4 6 (0.43%) SNMP
5 3 (0.22%) DNS
5 3 (0.22%) Skype
5 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.14%) DMZ
6 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.14%) SMS
6 2 (0.14%) SMTP
7 1 (0.072%) AMQP
7 1 (0.072%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.072%) CTI
7 1 (0.072%) FTP
7 1 (0.072%) Modbus
7 1 (0.072%) snoop
7 1 (0.072%) SSL
7 1 (0.072%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 727 (52.15%) SQL Server
2 96 (6.89%) NoSQL
3 78 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 62 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 47 (3.37%) Oracle Database
9 46 (3.30%) MongoDB
10 31 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (1.43%) Hadoop
14 18 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (1.22%) MySQL
16 12 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (0.86%) RavenDB
17 11 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (0.72%) RDBMS
19 9 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 180 (12.91%) Visual Studio
2 141 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (5.74%) Git (software)
4 64 (4.59%) NUnit
5 62 (4.45%) TeamCity
6 42 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 40 (2.87%) Subversion
8 26 (1.87%) JIRA
9 25 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 23 (1.65%) Moq
11 18 (1.29%) MSTest
11 18 (1.29%) NuGet
12 16 (1.15%) Jenkins
13 14 (1.00%) Cucumber
13 14 (1.00%) Selenium
14 13 (0.93%) Bower
15 12 (0.86%) Grunt
16 9 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
17 8 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 8 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 220 (15.78%) Finance
2 102 (7.32%) Banking
3 56 (4.02%) Front Office
4 46 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 43 (3.08%) Retail
6 39 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 30 (2.15%) Back Office
8 28 (2.01%) Marketing
9 23 (1.65%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.36%) Electronics
11 15 (1.08%) Advertising
12 14 (1.00%) Legal
13 11 (0.79%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.72%) Games
15 9 (0.65%) Publishing
16 6 (0.43%) Law
17 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.29%) French Language
19 3 (0.22%) German Language
19 3 (0.22%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1394 (100.00%) .NET
2 802 (57.53%) ASP.NET
3 494 (35.44%) HTML
4 467 (33.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 415 (29.77%) CSS
6 391 (28.05%) .NET Framework
7 371 (26.61%) jQuery
8 289 (20.73%) WCF
9 281 (20.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 270 (19.37%) AngularJS
11 249 (17.86%) Web Services
12 221 (15.85%) Entity Framework
13 176 (12.63%) HTML5
14 155 (11.12%) XML
15 124 (8.90%) WPF
16 114 (8.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 100 (7.17%) REST
18 92 (6.60%) SOAP
19 82 (5.88%) CSS3
20 78 (5.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 68 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 32 (2.30%) Derivative
4 31 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 30 (2.15%) Algorithms
5 30 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 28 (2.01%) User Experience
7 25 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
9 20 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.00%) Hedge funds
12 12 (0.86%) Management Information System
13 11 (0.79%) Fixed Income
13 11 (0.79%) NHS
14 10 (0.72%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.72%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.72%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
16 7 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 137 (9.83%) Windows
2 23 (1.65%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.22%) Linux
4 16 (1.15%) Android
5 12 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.79%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.43%) Unix
8 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.072%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.072%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 771 (55.31%) MVC
2 590 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (25.04%) TDD
4 232 (16.64%) Scrum
5 162 (11.62%) BDD
6 159 (11.41%) OO
7 151 (10.83%) Web Development
8 110 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 104 (7.46%) Unit Testing
10 94 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (5.95%) SOLID
12 81 (5.81%) Software Engineering
13 78 (5.60%) SDLC
14 75 (5.38%) SOA
15 64 (4.59%) Front End Development
16 56 (4.02%) MVVM
17 55 (3.95%) OOD
18 52 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
19 51 (3.66%) OOP
20 49 (3.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1394 (100.00%) C#
2 615 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 553 (39.67%) SQL
4 151 (10.83%) T-SQL
5 120 (8.61%) VB.NET
6 61 (4.38%) VB
7 41 (2.94%) Java
8 35 (2.51%) C++
9 29 (2.08%) VBA
10 25 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 22 (1.58%) VB6
12 16 (1.15%) PHP
12 16 (1.15%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.08%) TypeScript
14 14 (1.00%) XAML
15 13 (0.93%) Ruby
16 12 (0.86%) C
16 12 (0.86%) F#
17 10 (0.72%) Python
18 9 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (5.60%) Degree
2 36 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.79%) MCP
6 7 (0.50%) MCAD
6 7 (0.50%) MCSD
7 6 (0.43%) MCPD
8 5 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.22%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.22%) ISEB
11 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.072%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.072%) CISSP
12 1 (0.072%) CLAS
12 1 (0.072%) HNC
12 1 (0.072%) HND
12 1 (0.072%) MCITP
12 1 (0.072%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.01%) QA
2 8 (0.57%) SLA
3 7 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.29%) SDET
5 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.14%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.072%) GMP
6 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.072%) Docker
2 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.50%) SCOM
3 6 (0.43%) Kibana
4 5 (0.36%) Ansible
5 4 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (0.22%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.14%) Grafana
7 2 (0.14%) logstash
7 2 (0.14%) MOM
7 2 (0.14%) StatsD
8 1 (0.072%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 326 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 118 (8.46%) Oracle
3 33 (2.37%) EPiServer
4 29 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 19 (1.36%) SAP
6 18 (1.29%) Xamarin
7 13 (0.93%) Twitter
8 12 (0.86%) Google
8 12 (0.86%) Telerik
9 8 (0.57%) RedGate
10 7 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.50%) Infragistics
10 7 (0.50%) ION Trading
10 7 (0.50%) Reuters
10 7 (0.50%) Sybase
10 7 (0.50%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.43%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.36%) Ektron
12 5 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.29%) CA
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