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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 218 143 121
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -22
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 628 907 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.62% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.71% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 674 664
Median daily rate £355 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £23.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.05% -32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £22.75 £27.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £23.75 £98.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+81.05% -32.14%

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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -64 614 £360 +6.66% 481
London -33 261 £455 +13.75% 155
South East -56 109 £350 +7.69% 99
West Midlands -16 54 £319 -1.92% 17
City of London -1 47 £425 +6.25% 40
South West -14 47 £350 +7.69% 27
North West 0 46 £325 -4.41% 64
Yorkshire -32 39 £325 - 40
West Yorkshire -38 32 £325 - 27
Manchester -5 28 £338 -3.57% 38
East of England -24 27 £350 +7.69% 34
Leeds -19 23 £325 - 10
Surrey -4 22 £363 -9.37% 16
East Midlands -20 22 £275 -3.50% 33
West Sussex -17 21 £330 -3.64% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 19 £338 +12.50% 14
Milton Keynes +2 15 £338 +8.00% 8
Coventry -2 15 £338 +12.50% 4
Birmingham -6 15 £350 -3.44% 5
Leicestershire -7 14 £268 -6.14% 6
Bristol -3 13 £338 +8.87% 14
Berkshire -6 13 £375 - 15
Hampshire +7 10 £375 - 22
Cheshire +5 10 £325 -10.95% 17
Scotland -26 10 £310 -6.76% 13
Worthing - 10 £310 - 1
Reading -4 9 £406 +8.33% 8
Solihull -12 9 £310 -0.80% 1
Cambridgeshire -17 8 £388 +29.16% 8
North East -52 8 £350 +16.66% 10

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1395 (100.00%) C#
1 1395 (100.00%) .NET
2 848 (60.79%) ASP.NET
3 837 (60.00%) MVC
4 681 (48.82%) SQL Server
5 635 (45.52%) JavaScript
6 561 (40.22%) SQL
7 555 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
8 528 (37.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 501 (35.91%) HTML
10 458 (32.83%) CSS
11 411 (29.46%) jQuery
12 390 (27.96%) .NET Framework
13 386 (27.67%) Microsoft
14 380 (27.24%) TDD
15 310 (22.22%) WCF
16 305 (21.86%) ASP.NET Web API
17 292 (20.93%) AngularJS
18 264 (18.92%) Web Services
19 229 (16.42%) Finance
20 221 (15.84%) Entity Framework
21 208 (14.91%) HTML5
22 197 (14.12%) Visual Studio
23 193 (13.84%) Scrum
24 178 (12.76%) OO
25 169 (12.11%) Web Development
26 159 (11.40%) Windows
27 151 (10.82%) XML
28 148 (10.61%) BDD
29 139 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure

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 82 (5.88%) CMS
2 62 (4.44%) IIS
3 47 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 41 (2.94%) Umbraco
5 37 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 13 (0.93%) Sitefinity
8 12 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.86%) Confluence
9 9 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.57%) Kentico
11 7 (0.50%) NServiceBus
11 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
13 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.22%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.14%) Apache
15 2 (0.14%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 112 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.22%) MS Office
3 3 (0.22%) 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 24 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.15%) RMDS
3 13 (0.93%) 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
Cloud Services
1 139 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.15%) GitHub
4 8 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.43%) Office 365
6 6 (0.43%) SaaS
7 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.22%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.072%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.072%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.072%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.44%) Internet
2 19 (1.36%) HTTP
3 10 (0.72%) Network Security
4 7 (0.50%) SNMP
5 5 (0.36%) LDAP
6 4 (0.29%) DNS
6 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.22%) CTI
7 3 (0.22%) Modbus
7 3 (0.22%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.14%) Intranet
8 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.14%) SMS
8 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.14%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.072%) FTP
9 1 (0.072%) SMTP
9 1 (0.072%) VPN
9 1 (0.072%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 681 (48.82%) SQL Server
2 89 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (4.87%) NoSQL
6 60 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 56 (4.01%) Relational Database
8 48 (3.44%) MongoDB
8 48 (3.44%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 23 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 15 (1.08%) Redis
14 14 (1.00%) MySQL
15 13 (0.93%) RavenDB
16 12 (0.86%) Big Data
17 11 (0.79%) DB2
17 11 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 197 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 137 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (5.09%) NUnit
4 53 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 51 (3.66%) TeamCity
6 44 (3.15%) Subversion
7 40 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 28 (2.01%) SpecFlow
9 26 (1.86%) JIRA
10 22 (1.58%) Moq
11 20 (1.43%) Jenkins
12 19 (1.36%) Selenium
13 10 (0.72%) NuGet
14 9 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 6 (0.43%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.43%) Jasmine
16 6 (0.43%) MSTest
16 6 (0.43%) TortoiseSVN
17 5 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 229 (16.42%) Finance
2 126 (9.03%) Banking
3 50 (3.58%) Front Office
4 44 (3.15%) Investment Banking
5 37 (2.65%) Retail
6 36 (2.58%) Financial Institution
7 27 (1.94%) Marketing
8 20 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.08%) Legal
11 14 (1.00%) Electronics
12 13 (0.93%) Back Office
13 9 (0.65%) Advertising
14 8 (0.57%) Games
14 8 (0.57%) Law
15 6 (0.43%) Publishing
16 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.14%) Automotive
18 2 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1395 (100.00%) .NET
2 848 (60.79%) ASP.NET
3 528 (37.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 501 (35.91%) HTML
5 458 (32.83%) CSS
6 411 (29.46%) jQuery
7 390 (27.96%) .NET Framework
8 310 (22.22%) WCF
9 305 (21.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 292 (20.93%) AngularJS
11 264 (18.92%) Web Services
12 221 (15.84%) Entity Framework
13 208 (14.91%) HTML5
14 151 (10.82%) XML
15 129 (9.25%) CSS3
16 123 (8.82%) WPF
17 103 (7.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 91 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
19 75 (5.38%) REST
20 74 (5.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 63 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (3.87%) Derivative
3 50 (3.58%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
5 34 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 32 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 31 (2.22%) User Experience
8 29 (2.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 20 (1.43%) Fixed Income
10 19 (1.36%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.36%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.15%) NHS
12 15 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.93%) Hedge funds
14 12 (0.86%) Fintech
14 12 (0.86%) Visualisation
15 11 (0.79%) Digital Media
16 9 (0.65%) SWIFT
17 8 (0.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 159 (11.40%) Windows
2 33 (2.37%) Windows Server
3 16 (1.15%) Linux
4 13 (0.93%) Android
5 10 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.29%) Unix
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.072%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (60.00%) MVC
2 555 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
3 380 (27.24%) TDD
4 193 (13.84%) Scrum
5 178 (12.76%) OO
6 169 (12.11%) Web Development
7 148 (10.61%) BDD
8 125 (8.96%) E-Commerce
9 115 (8.24%) Unit Testing
10 112 (8.03%) Software Engineering
11 96 (6.88%) SDLC
12 89 (6.38%) SOLID
13 87 (6.24%) SOA
14 84 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (4.52%) CRM
16 60 (4.30%) MVVM
17 53 (3.80%) Multithreading
18 51 (3.66%) OOP
19 47 (3.37%) OOD
20 44 (3.15%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1395 (100.00%) C#
2 635 (45.52%) JavaScript
3 561 (40.22%) SQL
4 130 (9.32%) T-SQL
5 89 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 52 (3.73%) Java
7 48 (3.44%) VB
8 40 (2.87%) VBA
9 39 (2.80%) C++
10 37 (2.65%) XAML
11 32 (2.29%) PowerShell
12 25 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 25 (1.79%) Ruby
13 21 (1.51%) C
13 21 (1.51%) Python
14 19 (1.36%) VBScript
15 17 (1.22%) PHP
16 11 (0.79%) F#
17 9 (0.65%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (5.66%) Degree
2 34 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.43%) MCP
6 5 (0.36%) MCSD
7 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.29%) PhD
8 3 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.22%) MCAD
8 3 (0.22%) MCPD
9 1 (0.072%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.072%) CISSP
9 1 (0.072%) CLAS
9 1 (0.072%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.072%) HND
9 1 (0.072%) ISEB
9 1 (0.072%) MCITP
9 1 (0.072%) MCSA
9 1 (0.072%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.08%) QA
2 6 (0.43%) SLA
3 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.14%) MiFID
4 2 (0.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.072%) EMIR
5 1 (0.072%) HL7
5 1 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.072%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.072%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.14%) vSphere
3 1 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.79%) Kibana
3 8 (0.57%) SCOM
4 5 (0.36%) logstash
5 4 (0.29%) Ansible
5 4 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (0.29%) Grafana
5 4 (0.29%) StatsD
6 3 (0.22%) SCCM
7 1 (0.072%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.072%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.072%) Puppet
7 1 (0.072%) WMI
Vendors
1 386 (27.67%) Microsoft
2 116 (8.32%) Oracle
3 38 (2.72%) Sitecore
4 24 (1.72%) EPiServer
5 18 (1.29%) ION Trading
6 16 (1.15%) Reuters
6 16 (1.15%) TIBCO
7 14 (1.00%) SAP
7 14 (1.00%) Telerik
8 13 (0.93%) DevExpress
9 12 (0.86%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.72%) Google
11 9 (0.65%) RedGate
11 9 (0.65%) Twitter
12 5 (0.36%) Ektron
12 5 (0.36%) IBM
13 4 (0.29%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.29%) CA
13 4 (0.29%) Infragistics
13 4 (0.29%) Tableau
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £001 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Reco Group
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
eCom Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FDM Group
Posted: 6 days ago