The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Application 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# Application Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Application Developer
Rank 572 559 572
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs requiring a C# Application Developer 21 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 9
Average daily rate
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£253 £256 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £310 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

C# Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C# Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Application Developer within the UK.

C# Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C# Application Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

C# Application Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C# Application Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Application Developer within the UK.

C# Application Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C# Application 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# Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 20 £253 -1.46% 8
London +9 7 - - 1
South East -6 5 £220 -24.39% 3
East of England -23 3 £363 +45.00% 2
Surrey -2 2 £216 -17.61% 1
Hampshire -16 2 £285 -10.79%
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £220 -
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £350 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -
South West - 1 £400 -
Wales - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 1
Cannock - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -

C# Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited C# Application 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# Application Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) .NET
3 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
4 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 19 (55.88%) HTML
6 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
7 17 (50.00%) CSS
8 16 (47.06%) TDD
9 15 (44.12%) MVC
10 14 (41.18%) jQuery
11 11 (32.35%) SQL
12 9 (26.47%) Ajax
13 8 (23.53%) WPF
13 8 (23.53%) NUnit
13 8 (23.53%) Fluent NHibernate
13 8 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (23.53%) Web Services
13 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (20.59%) XML
15 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
15 6 (17.65%) MVVM
15 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
15 6 (17.65%) WCF
16 5 (14.71%) LINQ
16 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
16 5 (14.71%) HTML5
16 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
16 5 (14.71%) Windows
17 4 (11.76%) WinForms

C# Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited C# Application 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# Application Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) NUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 17 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
6 9 (26.47%) Ajax
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
7 8 (23.53%) WPF
7 8 (23.53%) Fluent NHibernate
7 8 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (20.59%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) WCF
10 5 (14.71%) LINQ
10 5 (14.71%) HTML5
11 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (11.76%) WinForms
11 4 (11.76%) XSLT
11 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Equities
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) TDD
2 15 (44.12%) MVC
3 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 6 (17.65%) MVVM
4 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.88%) BDD
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.94%) System Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.94%) Kanban
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) MCSD
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Telerik
3 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
Weybridge, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 4 days ago