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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
UK
Rank 175 161 150
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 669 784 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.47% 1.51% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.59% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 600 552
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.70% +177.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-15.70% +177.33%

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
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -4 648 £385 +2.66% 449
London -6 300 £475 +5.55% 144
South East +13 124 £350 +1.44% 84
East Midlands +17 55 £325 +13.53% 35
South West +21 45 £325 -7.14% 21
City of London -24 41 £450 +9.09% 23
North West -1 40 £319 -1.92% 53
East of England -18 29 £343 -2.14% 38
West Midlands -1 28 £340 +9.67% 26
Berkshire +32 25 £400 +6.66% 10
Oxfordshire +18 23 £350 +7.69% 16
Nottinghamshire +17 21 £363 +31.81% 12
Leicestershire +7 21 £288 +2.67% 10
Kent +1 21 £338 - 8
Manchester -7 20 £335 -0.37% 20
Nottingham +25 19 £363 +11.53% 8
Yorkshire -23 19 £315 -3.07% 38
Northamptonshire +8 17 £450 +18.03% 10
Cambridgeshire +7 16 £300 -14.28% 7
North East -10 16 £345 -4.82% 10
Oxford +17 15 £350 -6.66% 7
Birmingham +5 15 £350 +14.75% 6
Hampshire +19 14 £348 -0.71% 12
Reading +16 13 £450 +8.43% 5
Bristol +3 13 £375 - 7
Scotland +31 12 £350 -6.66% 7
Surrey -3 12 £375 -11.76% 15
West Yorkshire -9 11 £333 +2.30% 26
Buckinghamshire -10 11 £320 -9.85% 9
Lancashire +13 10 £275 +34.14% 6

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1374 (100.00%) C#
1 1374 (100.00%) .NET
2 724 (52.69%) MVC
3 674 (49.05%) ASP.NET
4 662 (48.18%) SQL Server
5 577 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
6 563 (40.98%) JavaScript
7 518 (37.70%) SQL
8 436 (31.73%) HTML
9 386 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 380 (27.66%) .NET Framework
11 371 (27.00%) TDD
12 363 (26.42%) CSS
13 317 (23.07%) AngularJS
14 304 (22.13%) Microsoft
15 276 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 273 (19.87%) jQuery
17 250 (18.20%) Finance
18 249 (18.12%) Scrum
19 238 (17.32%) Entity Framework
20 202 (14.70%) Web Services
21 197 (14.34%) WCF
22 172 (12.52%) WPF
23 166 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
24 165 (12.01%) XML
25 156 (11.35%) Visual Studio
26 151 (10.99%) HTML5
27 146 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
28 142 (10.33%) BDD
29 134 (9.75%) OO

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 72 (5.24%) CMS
2 52 (3.78%) Umbraco
3 36 (2.62%) IIS
4 35 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 33 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 27 (1.97%) EPiServer
7 16 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (0.95%) NServiceBus
9 9 (0.66%) Sitefinity
10 8 (0.58%) DNN
10 8 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.51%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.44%) Immediacy CMS
12 6 (0.44%) Kentico
13 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.36%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.29%) Confluence
14 4 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 65 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.58%) MS Office
3 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.073%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.58%) RMDS
4 7 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
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%) Magento
6 1 (0.073%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 146 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.38%) SaaS
4 18 (1.31%) PaaS
5 13 (0.95%) GitHub
6 12 (0.87%) IaaS
7 10 (0.73%) Office 365
8 6 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
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%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.22%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.073%) Asana
11 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.073%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.46%) Internet
2 14 (1.02%) HTTP
3 12 (0.87%) AMQP
4 7 (0.51%) Intranet
5 6 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.29%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.22%) snoop
7 3 (0.22%) SSL
7 3 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.15%) DMZ
8 2 (0.15%) Extranet
8 2 (0.15%) FTP
8 2 (0.15%) SMTP
9 1 (0.073%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.073%) Modbus
9 1 (0.073%) PBX
9 1 (0.073%) Skype
9 1 (0.073%) SNMP
9 1 (0.073%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 662 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.77%) NoSQL
3 88 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 41 (2.98%) Relational Database
9 34 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 31 (2.26%) MongoDB
11 29 (2.11%) Oracle Database
12 25 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
13 21 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (1.46%) MySQL
15 16 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 16 (1.16%) Big Data
15 16 (1.16%) Redis
16 14 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 166 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 156 (11.35%) Visual Studio
3 98 (7.13%) Git (software)
4 71 (5.17%) NUnit
5 53 (3.86%) TeamCity
6 49 (3.57%) Subversion
7 43 (3.13%) Moq
8 35 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 29 (2.11%) JIRA
10 25 (1.82%) Selenium
11 22 (1.60%) Jenkins
11 22 (1.60%) SpecFlow
12 21 (1.53%) MSTest
13 20 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.09%) ReSharper
15 14 (1.02%) MSBuild
16 13 (0.95%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.95%) Hudson
17 12 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
18 11 (0.80%) Grunt
General
1 250 (18.20%) Finance
2 131 (9.53%) Banking
3 62 (4.51%) Front Office
4 39 (2.84%) Investment Banking
5 37 (2.69%) Marketing
6 36 (2.62%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.26%) Advertising
7 31 (2.26%) Retail
8 30 (2.18%) Back Office
9 23 (1.67%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.46%) Electronics
12 9 (0.66%) Games
13 8 (0.58%) Legal
14 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.22%) Billing
15 3 (0.22%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.15%) Automotive
16 2 (0.15%) Publishing
17 1 (0.073%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1374 (100.00%) .NET
2 674 (49.05%) ASP.NET
3 436 (31.73%) HTML
4 386 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 380 (27.66%) .NET Framework
6 363 (26.42%) CSS
7 317 (23.07%) AngularJS
8 276 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 273 (19.87%) jQuery
10 238 (17.32%) Entity Framework
11 202 (14.70%) Web Services
12 197 (14.34%) WCF
13 172 (12.52%) WPF
14 165 (12.01%) XML
15 151 (10.99%) HTML5
16 104 (7.57%) REST
17 87 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 84 (6.11%) RESTful
19 78 (5.68%) WinForms
20 77 (5.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 35 (2.55%) Algorithms
3 35 (2.55%) User Experience
4 34 (2.47%) Fixed Income
5 24 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 21 (1.53%) Fintech
7 18 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (1.31%) Hedge funds
8 13 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (0.87%) Equities
10 10 (0.73%) Online Banking
11 9 (0.66%) Credit Risk
11 9 (0.66%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.58%) Blackberry
12 8 (0.58%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.58%) Derivative
12 8 (0.58%) SWIFT
12 8 (0.58%) W3C
13 7 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 120 (8.73%) Windows
2 22 (1.60%) Apple iOS
3 20 (1.46%) Android
4 12 (0.87%) Linux
5 8 (0.58%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
6 7 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.36%) Unix
9 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (52.69%) MVC
2 577 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
3 371 (27.00%) TDD
4 249 (18.12%) Scrum
5 142 (10.33%) BDD
6 134 (9.75%) OO
7 129 (9.39%) Web Development
8 124 (9.02%) E-Commerce
9 120 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 93 (6.77%) SOLID
11 89 (6.48%) Front End Development
12 86 (6.26%) MVVM
12 86 (6.26%) Unit Testing
13 75 (5.46%) Software Engineering
14 69 (5.02%) SOA
15 64 (4.66%) SDLC
16 61 (4.44%) Multithreading
17 54 (3.93%) Microservices
18 50 (3.64%) OOP
19 48 (3.49%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 1374 (100.00%) C#
2 563 (40.98%) JavaScript
3 518 (37.70%) SQL
4 128 (9.32%) VB.NET
5 122 (8.88%) T-SQL
6 65 (4.73%) VB
7 34 (2.47%) Java
8 29 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 27 (1.97%) VBA
10 26 (1.89%) C++
11 25 (1.82%) VB6
12 23 (1.67%) TypeScript
13 20 (1.46%) XAML
14 12 (0.87%) Apex Code
14 12 (0.87%) Python
15 9 (0.66%) Ruby
16 7 (0.51%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.51%) VBScript
17 6 (0.44%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (2.40%) Degree
2 21 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.58%) MCAD
5 8 (0.58%) MCSD
6 6 (0.44%) MCTS
7 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.22%) MCP
7 3 (0.22%) MCPD
7 3 (0.22%) PhD
8 2 (0.15%) HND
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.073%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.073%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.073%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.26%) QA
2 6 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.15%) SDET
4 1 (0.073%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.073%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.073%) ISO13485
System Software
1 9 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 9 (0.66%) Docker
2 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.87%) Puppet
3 8 (0.58%) Ansible
4 5 (0.36%) Kibana
5 3 (0.22%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.15%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.073%) Control-M
7 1 (0.073%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.073%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.073%) SCOM
Vendors
1 304 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 103 (7.50%) Oracle
3 55 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 44 (3.20%) Sitecore
5 21 (1.53%) SAP
5 21 (1.53%) Telerik
6 13 (0.95%) Twitter
7 12 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.80%) TIBCO
9 10 (0.73%) Sybase
10 9 (0.66%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.58%) Bloomberg
11 8 (0.58%) ION Trading
11 8 (0.58%) Reuters
12 7 (0.51%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.51%) Google
13 6 (0.44%) Alterian
13 6 (0.44%) Apple
14 5 (0.36%) Adobe
14 5 (0.36%) IBM
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
North East
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Robert Walters
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
County Durham
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Rate: £350 - 375 per day + Immediate start available
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 20 days ago