The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Application Developer
Rank 585 572 571
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Application Developer 21 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.013% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.014% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 12
Average daily rate
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£285 £263 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £458 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £256 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.14% -14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 -4 21 £285 +8.57% 4
London +23 7 £325 -40.90% 1
South East -12 6 £220 -24.39%
East of England -23 3 £363 +45.00%
East Midlands +2 2 £200 -11.11% 2
Surrey -1 2 £216 -17.61%
Hampshire -14 2 £285 -10.79%
City of London - 2 £350 -
South West - 2 £298 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
North West - 1 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £220 -
Wiltshire - 1 £195 -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Derby - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newport - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -

C# Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (86.49%) .NET
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (59.46%) HTML
4 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
5 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
6 19 (51.35%) CSS
7 18 (48.65%) MVC
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
9 15 (40.54%) TDD
10 14 (37.84%) SQL
11 11 (29.73%) Web Services
12 9 (24.32%) Ajax
13 8 (21.62%) NUnit
13 8 (21.62%) Fluent NHibernate
13 8 (21.62%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (18.92%) WCF
14 7 (18.92%) WPF
14 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
14 7 (18.92%) XML
14 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
15 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
15 6 (16.22%) LINQ
15 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (16.22%) HTML5
15 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
16 5 (13.51%) MVVM
16 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio

C# Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) NUnit
2 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
4 1 (2.70%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (2.70%) Rational Rose
4 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 19 (51.35%) CSS
4 16 (43.24%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) Web Services
6 9 (24.32%) Ajax
7 8 (21.62%) Fluent NHibernate
7 8 (21.62%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (18.92%) WCF
8 7 (18.92%) WPF
8 7 (18.92%) XML
9 6 (16.22%) LINQ
9 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (16.22%) HTML5
9 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.51%) CSS3
11 4 (10.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) IPTV
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) MVC
2 15 (40.54%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.51%) MVVM
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.70%) BDD
8 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) RPG
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSD
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.70%) Telerik
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase