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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Application Developer
Rank 569 564 568
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a C# Application Developer 21 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.019% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 9
Average daily rate
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£285 £256 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £310 £435
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
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
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 £41.00
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 1 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 1 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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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 +8 21 £285 +11.21% 5
London +13 8 £300 - 2
South East -4 5 £220 -24.39% 1
East of England -14 3 £363 +45.00%
Surrey -4 2 £216 -17.61%
Hampshire -9 2 £285 -10.79%
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £220 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
North West - 1 £350 - 2
South West - 1 £400 -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newport - - - -
Oxford - - - -

C# Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 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
5 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
6 17 (50.00%) CSS
7 15 (44.12%) MVC
7 15 (44.12%) TDD
8 14 (41.18%) jQuery
9 12 (35.29%) SQL
10 9 (26.47%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) Ajax
11 8 (23.53%) NUnit
11 8 (23.53%) Fluent NHibernate
11 8 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (20.59%) WPF
12 7 (20.59%) XML
13 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 6 (17.65%) WCF
14 5 (14.71%) LINQ
14 5 (14.71%) HTML5
14 5 (14.71%) MVVM
14 5 (14.71%) Windows
15 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
15 4 (11.76%) XSLT

C# Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (5.88%) IIS
2 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%) Internet
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 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) NUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
4 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) jQuery
5 9 (26.47%) Web Services
5 9 (26.47%) Ajax
6 8 (23.53%) Fluent NHibernate
6 8 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (20.59%) WPF
7 7 (20.59%) XML
8 6 (17.65%) WCF
9 5 (14.71%) LINQ
9 5 (14.71%) HTML5
10 4 (11.76%) XSLT
10 4 (11.76%) WinForms
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.94%) IPTV
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Equities
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) MVC
1 15 (44.12%) TDD
2 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.71%) MVVM
4 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) BDD
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) System Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.94%) Kanban
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) RPG
7 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSD
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.94%) Telerik
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase