The table below looks at the statistics for the C# .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# .NET Developer
Rank 231 192 200
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +8
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 509 628 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.17% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.26% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 416 355
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-32.14% +4.47%

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
51835 49864 44801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32680 30673 25940
Average daily rate £400 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1967 2098
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.51 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 29 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -59 486 £350 - 303
London -49 191 £400 -3.03% 76
South East -12 128 £335 +7.20% 75
City of London +5 68 £400 -1.23% 25
Kent +8 42 £325 +4.00% 8
East of England -29 42 £350 -4.76% 20
East Midlands -16 35 £285 +5.55% 12
South West +4 32 £325 - 23
Cambridgeshire -6 30 £344 +5.76% 3
Yorkshire -26 25 £325 - 12
Leicestershire +5 23 £285 +5.55% 4
West Yorkshire -19 17 £325 - 5
East Sussex -7 16 £294 +46.87% 7
West Midlands -7 16 £338 +3.05% 24
West Sussex -9 16 £345 +50.00% 6
Surrey -10 16 £400 +3.22% 10
Leeds -26 12 £325 - 4
Berkshire +11 11 £375 +20.00% 13
Midlands +9 11 - -
North West -44 11 £325 - 54
Bristol +7 10 £313 -3.84% 8
Wiltshire +5 10 £325 +26.21% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 10 £288 - 6
Scotland -11 10 £341 +10.97% 5
Hampshire -6 9 £375 - 15
Nottinghamshire 0 8 £325 -12.16% 3
Brighton -6 8 £300 +50.00% 6
Oxford -9 8 £320 +4.91% 3
Oxfordshire -25 8 £320 +4.91% 6
Leicester -2 6 £300 +9.09%

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1025 (100.00%) C#
1 1025 (100.00%) .NET
2 638 (62.24%) ASP.NET
3 505 (49.27%) MVC
4 497 (48.49%) JavaScript
5 492 (48.00%) SQL Server
6 426 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
7 424 (41.37%) HTML
8 369 (36.00%) SQL
9 357 (34.83%) CSS
10 298 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 292 (28.49%) jQuery
12 274 (26.73%) TDD
13 268 (26.15%) .NET Framework
14 243 (23.71%) WCF
15 210 (20.49%) Finance
16 200 (19.51%) Microsoft
17 179 (17.46%) Web Services
18 175 (17.07%) Scrum
19 167 (16.29%) HTML5
20 164 (16.00%) AngularJS
21 153 (14.93%) OO
22 150 (14.63%) Entity Framework
23 141 (13.76%) Visual Studio
24 137 (13.37%) Oracle
25 134 (13.07%) XML
26 130 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
27 129 (12.59%) WPF
28 119 (11.61%) Unit Testing
29 111 (10.83%) ASP.NET Web API

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 47 (4.59%) IIS
2 38 (3.71%) CMS
3 27 (2.63%) Umbraco
4 25 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.78%) MQSeries
6 7 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.49%) Node.js
9 4 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
10 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.29%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.20%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.098%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.098%) GemFire
12 1 (0.098%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.098%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.098%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.20%) MS Office
6 1 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.098%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.49%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) AWD
5 1 (0.098%) Magento
5 1 (0.098%) Tridion
5 1 (0.098%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.98%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) GitHub
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.098%) Silverpop
4 1 (0.098%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.37%) Internet
2 10 (0.98%) HTTP
3 4 (0.39%) AMQP
4 2 (0.20%) Intranet
4 2 (0.20%) LDAP
5 1 (0.098%) ATM
5 1 (0.098%) Extranet
5 1 (0.098%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.098%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.098%) SSL
5 1 (0.098%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 130 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (6.63%) Oracle Database
4 54 (5.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 46 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (4.10%) Relational Database
7 41 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 40 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (3.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 31 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 24 (2.34%) MongoDB
12 18 (1.76%) MySQL
13 14 (1.37%) Data Mining
14 13 (1.27%) RavenDB
14 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (0.98%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
18 5 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 141 (13.76%) Visual Studio
2 79 (7.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (6.34%) NUnit
4 53 (5.17%) Subversion
5 42 (4.10%) Git (software)
6 32 (3.12%) TeamCity
7 24 (2.34%) Jasmine
8 15 (1.46%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.46%) Selenium
9 13 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (1.17%) StyleCop
11 9 (0.88%) MSTest
11 9 (0.88%) ReSharper
12 7 (0.68%) JIRA
12 7 (0.68%) Moq
12 7 (0.68%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.59%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.59%) Maven
13 6 (0.59%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 210 (20.49%) Finance
2 86 (8.39%) Banking
3 48 (4.68%) Investment Banking
4 31 (3.02%) Front Office
5 30 (2.93%) Back Office
6 29 (2.83%) Retail
7 13 (1.27%) Marketing
8 12 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.17%) Legal
8 12 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.98%) Electronics
10 7 (0.68%) Law
11 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.29%) Games
12 2 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.098%) Military
13 1 (0.098%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.098%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1025 (100.00%) .NET
2 638 (62.24%) ASP.NET
3 424 (41.37%) HTML
4 357 (34.83%) CSS
5 298 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 292 (28.49%) jQuery
7 268 (26.15%) .NET Framework
8 243 (23.71%) WCF
9 179 (17.46%) Web Services
10 167 (16.29%) HTML5
11 164 (16.00%) AngularJS
12 150 (14.63%) Entity Framework
13 134 (13.07%) XML
14 129 (12.59%) WPF
15 111 (10.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 110 (10.73%) CSS3
17 85 (8.29%) LINQ
18 80 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 77 (7.51%) KnockoutJS
20 70 (6.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 26 (2.54%) Derivative
3 22 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 22 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (1.95%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.17%) User Experience
9 10 (0.98%) Visualisation
9 10 (0.98%) Hedge funds
10 9 (0.88%) RIA
10 9 (0.88%) DTV
10 9 (0.88%) Fixed Income
10 9 (0.88%) Equities
11 8 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.49%) Social Media
12 5 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 99 (9.66%) Windows
2 7 (0.68%) Android
3 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
3 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (0.49%) Windows Phone
4 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.39%) Linux
5 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.29%) UNIX
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.098%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (49.27%) MVC
2 426 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (26.73%) TDD
4 175 (17.07%) Scrum
5 153 (14.93%) OO
6 119 (11.61%) Unit Testing
7 98 (9.56%) E-Commerce
8 83 (8.10%) Web Development
9 82 (8.00%) BDD
10 64 (6.24%) Software Engineering
11 56 (5.46%) SDLC
12 55 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (4.10%) SOA
14 41 (4.00%) Multithreading
15 39 (3.80%) OOD
16 37 (3.61%) MVVM
17 31 (3.02%) OOP
18 26 (2.54%) Responsive Web Design
19 25 (2.44%) UML
20 24 (2.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1025 (100.00%) C#
2 497 (48.49%) JavaScript
3 369 (36.00%) SQL
4 80 (7.80%) T-SQL
5 69 (6.73%) VB.NET
6 34 (3.32%) Java
7 26 (2.54%) C++
8 25 (2.44%) VB
9 17 (1.66%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.07%) Python
10 11 (1.07%) XAML
11 10 (0.98%) VBA
12 9 (0.88%) TypeScript
13 8 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.78%) VB6
13 8 (0.78%) VBScript
14 6 (0.59%) PHP
14 6 (0.59%) Scala
15 5 (0.49%) XPath
16 3 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (4.00%) Degree
2 24 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.29%) MCPD
7 1 (0.098%) MCTS
7 1 (0.098%) CFA
7 1 (0.098%) MCP
7 1 (0.098%) MCSD
7 1 (0.098%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.59%) QA
2 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.098%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 12 (1.17%) Control-M
2 6 (0.59%) Puppet
2 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 200 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 137 (13.37%) Oracle
3 15 (1.46%) DevExpress
4 12 (1.17%) IBM
5 11 (1.07%) TIBCO
5 11 (1.07%) Twitter
6 10 (0.98%) Telerik
6 10 (0.98%) Sitecore
7 9 (0.88%) SAP
8 8 (0.78%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.68%) Google
9 7 (0.68%) Sybase
10 6 (0.59%) Syncfusion
10 6 (0.59%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.59%) Coverity
11 5 (0.49%) Adobe
11 5 (0.49%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.29%) Solace
12 3 (0.29%) VMware
12 3 (0.29%) Atlassian
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