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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# .NET Developer
Rank 222 170 159
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -11
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 481 595 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.18% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.28% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 373 429
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £239 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -41 463 £350 - 400
London -48 170 £413 - 105
South East -6 116 £325 - 89
City of London +2 46 £413 +3.12% 31
East of England -11 45 £313 -3.84% 19
Kent +7 36 £325 +18.18% 3
Yorkshire -9 35 £325 +12.06% 21
West Yorkshire -4 28 £325 +1.56% 12
South West -13 28 £355 +13.60% 55
Cambridgeshire -6 27 £375 - 5
East Midlands -26 24 £280 -2.18% 24
North West -27 24 £325 -7.14% 52
West Midlands 0 17 £300 -3.22% 31
Leeds -3 17 £305 -4.68% 5
Hampshire -14 16 £345 +6.15% 20
Manchester -17 15 £325 -7.14% 31
Surrey +5 13 £375 +27.65% 9
Leicestershire -4 13 £275 +7.84% 11
East Sussex +2 11 - - 9
Brighton -10 11 - - 2
West Sussex - 10 £325 - 4
Peterborough +5 9 £375 -11.76% 3
Leicester -3 9 £275 +11.11% 4
Bristol -7 9 £350 +5.66% 15
Berkshire -7 8 £294 -23.70% 19
Scotland -11 8 £308 +11.81% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 8 £300 +9.09% 4
Cheshire +4 7 £300 -11.11% 14
Northamptonshire -9 7 £275 +4.76% 4
Essex +12 6 £298 +2.58% 4

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1015 (100.00%) C#
1 1015 (100.00%) .NET
2 599 (59.01%) ASP.NET
3 478 (47.09%) SQL Server
4 468 (46.11%) MVC
5 445 (43.84%) JavaScript
6 424 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
7 394 (38.82%) HTML
8 325 (32.02%) SQL
8 325 (32.02%) CSS
9 318 (31.33%) jQuery
10 298 (29.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 262 (25.81%) TDD
12 256 (25.22%) .NET Framework
13 249 (24.53%) WCF
14 216 (21.28%) Microsoft
15 181 (17.83%) Finance
16 176 (17.34%) Scrum
17 164 (16.16%) Web Services
18 146 (14.38%) HTML5
19 144 (14.19%) Visual Studio
20 143 (14.09%) Oracle
20 143 (14.09%) AngularJS
21 138 (13.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 133 (13.10%) OO
23 124 (12.22%) WPF
24 112 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
25 109 (10.74%) SQL Server 2008
25 109 (10.74%) XML
26 92 (9.06%) Windows

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (4.24%) CMS
2 33 (3.25%) IIS
3 29 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 28 (2.76%) Umbraco
5 21 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.59%) Node.js
7 6 (0.59%) Kentico
8 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.49%) NServiceBus
8 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (0.39%) WorkSite
9 4 (0.39%) Zimbra
10 3 (0.30%) Confluence
11 2 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.099%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.099%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.099%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 30 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.69%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.39%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.099%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.099%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.099%) Tridion
5 1 (0.099%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.099%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.89%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.20%) GitHub
4 1 (0.099%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.099%) Office 365
4 1 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.08%) Internet
2 10 (0.99%) HTTP
3 7 (0.69%) AMQP
4 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.39%) FTP
6 3 (0.30%) SMTP
6 3 (0.30%) LDAP
6 3 (0.30%) S/MIME
6 3 (0.30%) Intranet
7 2 (0.20%) RIP
8 1 (0.099%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.099%) 4G
8 1 (0.099%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.099%) 3G
8 1 (0.099%) 2G
8 1 (0.099%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (47.09%) SQL Server
2 109 (10.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (7.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 69 (6.80%) Oracle Database
5 60 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (4.33%) Relational Database
8 23 (2.27%) NoSQL
9 22 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.08%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.89%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.79%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.69%) Hadoop
17 6 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
18 4 (0.39%) MS Access
18 4 (0.39%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 144 (14.19%) Visual Studio
2 112 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (8.28%) NUnit
4 38 (3.74%) Subversion
5 32 (3.15%) Git (software)
6 24 (2.36%) Moq
6 24 (2.36%) SpecFlow
7 18 (1.77%) JIRA
8 15 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (1.38%) StyleCop
10 13 (1.28%) ReSharper
10 13 (1.28%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.18%) Selenium
11 12 (1.18%) MSTest
12 10 (0.99%) Jenkins
13 8 (0.79%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.69%) CruiseControl
15 6 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 181 (17.83%) Finance
2 59 (5.81%) Banking
3 33 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 28 (2.76%) Front Office
5 20 (1.97%) Marketing
6 15 (1.48%) Back Office
7 13 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.28%) Retail
8 12 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.89%) Electronics
10 7 (0.69%) Games
11 4 (0.39%) Advertising
12 3 (0.30%) Legal
12 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.20%) Publishing
13 2 (0.20%) Law
13 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.099%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.099%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.099%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1015 (100.00%) .NET
2 599 (59.01%) ASP.NET
3 394 (38.82%) HTML
4 325 (32.02%) CSS
5 318 (31.33%) jQuery
6 298 (29.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 256 (25.22%) .NET Framework
8 249 (24.53%) WCF
9 164 (16.16%) Web Services
10 146 (14.38%) HTML5
11 143 (14.09%) AngularJS
12 138 (13.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 124 (12.22%) WPF
14 109 (10.74%) XML
15 84 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 82 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 80 (7.88%) CSS3
18 77 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
18 77 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 70 (6.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (1.97%) N-Tier
3 20 (1.97%) Derivative
4 16 (1.58%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.38%) Open Source
7 11 (1.08%) Market Risk
8 9 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (0.89%) Hedge funds
9 8 (0.79%) DTV
10 7 (0.69%) NHS
10 7 (0.69%) Social Media
10 7 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.69%) User Experience
11 6 (0.59%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.59%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.59%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (9.06%) Windows
2 9 (0.89%) Linux
3 8 (0.79%) Android
4 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.49%) UNIX
6 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (46.11%) MVC
2 424 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (25.81%) TDD
4 176 (17.34%) Scrum
5 133 (13.10%) OO
6 86 (8.47%) E-Commerce
7 81 (7.98%) BDD
8 77 (7.59%) Unit Testing
9 58 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (5.62%) SOA
11 49 (4.83%) Web Development
12 46 (4.53%) OOP
13 39 (3.84%) Dependency Injection
14 33 (3.25%) OOD
15 27 (2.66%) Software Engineering
15 27 (2.66%) MVVM
16 26 (2.56%) Workflow
17 25 (2.46%) Multithreading
18 24 (2.36%) UML
19 22 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1015 (100.00%) C#
2 445 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 325 (32.02%) SQL
4 89 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 59 (5.81%) VB.NET
6 43 (4.24%) Java
7 24 (2.36%) C++
8 22 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.38%) PowerShell
9 14 (1.38%) VB
10 11 (1.08%) XPath
10 11 (1.08%) C
11 8 (0.79%) VBA
12 7 (0.69%) Python
12 7 (0.69%) VBScript
12 7 (0.69%) XAML
13 5 (0.49%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.39%) Scala
14 4 (0.39%) PHP
15 3 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 24 (2.36%) Degree
3 21 (2.07%) VCP4
4 15 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.59%) MCPD
8 1 (0.099%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.59%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.59%) Puppet
1 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 216 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 143 (14.09%) Oracle
3 24 (2.36%) Sitecore
4 21 (2.07%) Telerik
5 13 (1.28%) Google
6 11 (1.08%) DevExpress
7 8 (0.79%) Atlassian
7 8 (0.79%) SAP
8 6 (0.59%) Sybase
8 6 (0.59%) TIBCO
8 6 (0.59%) Twitter
8 6 (0.59%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.49%) Adobe
10 4 (0.39%) Interwoven
10 4 (0.39%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.39%) Syncfusion
10 4 (0.39%) Facebook
11 3 (0.30%) IBM
12 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.20%) Reuters
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