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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Application Developer
Rank 575 545 575
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Contract jobs requiring a C# Application Developer 13 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.023% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.025% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 7
Average daily rate £381 £438 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +59.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £332 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £465 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £370 £275
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +34.54%
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
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 12 £388 -11.42% 12
London -32 8 £475 +8.57% 4
City of London - 4 £435 - 2
North West -17 2 £375 +25.00% 2
Lancashire - 2 £375 - 1
East Midlands -11 1 £260 -23.52%
Scotland - 1 £300 - 1
East of England - 1 £300 - 2
Derbyshire - 1 £260 -
Chesterfield - 1 £260 -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Havant - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 2
Manchester - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Staines - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -

C# Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) WPF
6 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) MVVM
7 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 5 (21.74%) WinForms
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) LINQ
9 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (17.39%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (13.04%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (13.04%) Ajax
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification

C# Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) WPF
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) WinForms
6 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (17.39%) LINQ
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.04%) HTML5
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) XML
9 2 (8.70%) Fluent NHibernate
9 2 (8.70%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
3 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) MVVM
4 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (17.39%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) OOD
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) UML
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) VBScript
6 2 (8.70%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSD
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) MCPD
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) DataSynapse
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Telerik