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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 202 141 117
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -24
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 659 928 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 1.66% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.75% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 671 672
Median daily rate £360 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.66 £22.50 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £34.25 £81.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%

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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 -53 639 £363 +8.20% 543
London -24 285 £475 +19.49% 170
South East -39 122 £340 +5.83% 110
South West -22 51 £350 +7.69% 27
West Midlands -10 49 £325 - 30
City of London +3 46 £425 +6.25% 33
North West +5 38 £325 -2.62% 75
East of England -24 36 £350 +16.66% 35
Yorkshire -40 26 £325 - 56
Kent -14 24 £338 +3.84% 13
West Yorkshire -39 23 £325 - 32
East Midlands -20 22 £268 -6.14% 32
Surrey -3 21 £400 - 16
Buckinghamshire +6 20 £325 +8.33% 10
Manchester -11 20 £338 -3.57% 42
Leeds -18 18 £325 +1.56% 18
Birmingham -2 17 £325 - 8
West Sussex -26 17 £320 -6.56% 4
Coventry +5 16 £358 +10.00% 3
Milton Keynes +4 16 £338 +12.50% 5
Leicestershire -10 14 £250 -12.28% 8
Bristol -6 13 £325 +10.16% 9
Berkshire -17 13 £400 +23.07% 15
Scotland -36 12 £310 -6.41% 10
Hampshire -2 11 £338 +0.74% 26
Essex +1 10 £350 -6.66% 4
Reading -7 10 £425 +14.86% 7
Swindon +9 9 £350 +5.66%
Wiltshire 0 9 £350 +7.69% 2
Cheshire -1 9 £325 +44.44% 21

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1442 (100.00%) C#
1 1442 (100.00%) .NET
2 872 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 851 (59.02%) MVC
4 720 (49.93%) SQL Server
5 648 (44.94%) JavaScript
6 582 (40.36%) SQL
7 536 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 533 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 503 (34.88%) HTML
10 467 (32.39%) CSS
11 417 (28.92%) .NET Framework
12 405 (28.09%) Microsoft
13 397 (27.53%) jQuery
14 383 (26.56%) TDD
15 308 (21.36%) WCF
16 299 (20.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 284 (19.69%) AngularJS
18 248 (17.20%) Web Services
19 246 (17.06%) Finance
20 227 (15.74%) Entity Framework
21 222 (15.40%) HTML5
22 214 (14.84%) Visual Studio
23 198 (13.73%) Web Development
24 183 (12.69%) OO
24 183 (12.69%) Scrum
25 171 (11.86%) Windows
26 153 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
27 144 (9.99%) XML
28 143 (9.92%) BDD

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 (5.69%) CMS
2 76 (5.27%) IIS
3 42 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 40 (2.77%) Node.js
5 39 (2.70%) Umbraco
6 31 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 23 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 10 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.69%) Confluence
9 10 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (0.69%) Sitefinity
10 9 (0.62%) Kentico
11 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.49%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.28%) NServiceBus
14 3 (0.21%) Apache
14 3 (0.21%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 123 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.069%) GIMP
5 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.11%) RMDS
3 11 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.62%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 127 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.25%) GitHub
4 6 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (0.42%) Office 365
5 5 (0.35%) SaaS
6 3 (0.21%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.069%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.069%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.069%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.069%) Heroku
8 1 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.01%) HTTP
2 26 (1.80%) Internet
3 8 (0.55%) Network Security
4 7 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.42%) Modbus
6 5 (0.35%) LDAP
6 5 (0.35%) SNMP
7 3 (0.21%) CTI
7 3 (0.21%) Extranet
7 3 (0.21%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.14%) DNS
8 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.14%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.069%) AMQP
9 1 (0.069%) Intranet
9 1 (0.069%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.069%) Skype
9 1 (0.069%) SMTP
9 1 (0.069%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 720 (49.93%) SQL Server
2 109 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 91 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 74 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 67 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 56 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 55 (3.81%) Oracle Database
9 46 (3.19%) MongoDB
10 26 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (1.04%) MySQL
14 14 (0.97%) RavenDB
15 13 (0.90%) Redis
16 12 (0.83%) Big Data
17 11 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 214 (14.84%) Visual Studio
2 153 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (5.34%) NUnit
4 59 (4.09%) Subversion
5 58 (4.02%) Git (software)
6 37 (2.57%) TeamCity
7 31 (2.15%) SpecFlow
8 29 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
9 23 (1.60%) Moq
10 22 (1.53%) Jenkins
10 22 (1.53%) JIRA
11 21 (1.46%) Selenium
12 14 (0.97%) MSTest
13 11 (0.76%) NuGet
14 9 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (0.49%) CruiseControl
16 7 (0.49%) ReSharper
17 6 (0.42%) Grunt
18 5 (0.35%) Jasmine
General
1 246 (17.06%) Finance
2 138 (9.57%) Banking
3 44 (3.05%) Investment Banking
4 39 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 36 (2.50%) Front Office
6 35 (2.43%) Retail
7 28 (1.94%) Marketing
8 16 (1.11%) Back Office
8 16 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.97%) Legal
9 14 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.76%) Advertising
10 11 (0.76%) Electronics
11 10 (0.69%) Games
12 7 (0.49%) Law
13 4 (0.28%) Publishing
13 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1442 (100.00%) .NET
2 872 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 536 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 503 (34.88%) HTML
5 467 (32.39%) CSS
6 417 (28.92%) .NET Framework
7 397 (27.53%) jQuery
8 308 (21.36%) WCF
9 299 (20.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 284 (19.69%) AngularJS
11 248 (17.20%) Web Services
12 227 (15.74%) Entity Framework
13 222 (15.40%) HTML5
14 144 (9.99%) XML
15 143 (9.92%) CSS3
16 128 (8.88%) WPF
17 109 (7.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 90 (6.24%) KnockoutJS
19 82 (5.69%) WinForms
20 71 (4.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.19%) Derivative
3 43 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 35 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
5 34 (2.36%) N-Tier
6 31 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 31 (2.15%) User Experience
7 29 (2.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 22 (1.53%) Fixed Income
8 22 (1.53%) Visualisation
9 20 (1.39%) Fintech
10 18 (1.25%) NHS
11 15 (1.04%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.97%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.76%) Hedge funds
15 9 (0.62%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (0.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 171 (11.86%) Windows
2 43 (2.98%) Windows Server
3 30 (2.08%) Linux
4 18 (1.25%) Unix
5 15 (1.04%) Android
6 13 (0.90%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 851 (59.02%) MVC
2 533 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 383 (26.56%) TDD
4 198 (13.73%) Web Development
5 183 (12.69%) OO
5 183 (12.69%) Scrum
6 143 (9.92%) BDD
7 125 (8.67%) Unit Testing
8 116 (8.04%) E-Commerce
9 115 (7.98%) Software Engineering
10 93 (6.45%) SDLC
11 86 (5.96%) SOA
12 84 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
13 80 (5.55%) SOLID
14 66 (4.58%) MVVM
15 61 (4.23%) CRM
16 59 (4.09%) Multithreading
17 50 (3.47%) Front End Development
18 49 (3.40%) OOP
19 40 (2.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1442 (100.00%) C#
2 648 (44.94%) JavaScript
3 582 (40.36%) SQL
4 134 (9.29%) T-SQL
5 101 (7.00%) VB.NET
6 52 (3.61%) XAML
7 48 (3.33%) Java
7 48 (3.33%) VB
8 47 (3.26%) VBA
9 40 (2.77%) C++
10 36 (2.50%) Python
11 34 (2.36%) Ruby
12 32 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 32 (2.22%) PowerShell
13 25 (1.73%) VBScript
14 24 (1.66%) C
15 16 (1.11%) Scala
16 11 (0.76%) PHP
16 11 (0.76%) TypeScript
17 8 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 80 (5.55%) Degree
2 32 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.28%) MCP
6 4 (0.28%) PhD
7 3 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.21%) MCSD
8 1 (0.069%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.069%) CISSP
8 1 (0.069%) CLAS
8 1 (0.069%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.069%) HND
8 1 (0.069%) ISEB
8 1 (0.069%) MCAD
8 1 (0.069%) MCPD
8 1 (0.069%) MCSA
8 1 (0.069%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.39%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) SLA
3 4 (0.28%) WCAG
4 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.069%) EMIR
5 1 (0.069%) HL7
5 1 (0.069%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.069%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.069%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.76%) Kibana
2 6 (0.42%) SCOM
3 5 (0.35%) logstash
3 5 (0.35%) SCCM
4 4 (0.28%) Grafana
4 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.28%) StatsD
5 3 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.14%) Ansible
7 1 (0.069%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.069%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.069%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.069%) Puppet
7 1 (0.069%) WMI
Vendors
1 405 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 124 (8.60%) Oracle
3 48 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 32 (2.22%) Telerik
5 18 (1.25%) ION Trading
6 16 (1.11%) EPiServer
6 16 (1.11%) Reuters
6 16 (1.11%) TIBCO
7 15 (1.04%) DevExpress
8 12 (0.83%) SAP
8 12 (0.83%) Xamarin
9 10 (0.69%) Google
10 9 (0.62%) RedGate
10 9 (0.62%) Twitter
11 7 (0.49%) IBM
12 6 (0.42%) Siemens
13 5 (0.35%) Facebook
13 5 (0.35%) iManage
14 4 (0.28%) Capita
14 4 (0.28%) Tableau
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Excellent and Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Music Sales Group
Salary: bonus + package OR £300/Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £400 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550+ p/day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago