The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
UK
Rank 92 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1097 1378 1231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.45% 2.71% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.86% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1026 922
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.24 £37.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £52.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £44.38 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +32.46%

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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured C# Developer in the job title.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

C# 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# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 -16 1059 £400 - 747
London -28 487 £500 - 236
South East +5 153 £375 +8.69% 141
South West +29 100 £350 -2.77% 50
City of London -31 93 £450 -5.26% 58
East Midlands +12 90 £325 +11.11% 42
East of England +19 82 £350 +4.47% 75
North West -21 67 £306 -5.76% 76
West Midlands -9 49 £350 +13.82% 59
Leicestershire +5 47 £301 +2.73% 8
Berkshire +31 46 £413 +10.00% 16
Bristol +19 43 £425 +18.05% 20
Cambridgeshire +28 39 £350 +10.23% 23
Reading +36 32 £413 -0.60% 8
Manchester -22 28 £325 - 23
Yorkshire -53 26 £328 +0.76% 62
Nottinghamshire +16 25 £350 +27.27% 15
Nottingham +19 24 £356 +21.27% 12
Scotland +19 24 £310 -20.00% 12
Lancashire +3 24 £300 +44.57% 9
Cambridge +18 23 £350 +5.26% 20
Suffolk +9 23 £325 - 6
Northamptonshire +7 23 - - 13
Kent -9 22 £325 - 15
Birmingham -5 20 £358 +17.21% 21
Somerset +18 19 £300 -25.00% 4
Oxfordshire +16 19 £360 +2.85% 28
Surrey +11 18 £464 +9.11% 20
West Yorkshire -41 18 £325 - 34
North East -19 17 £350 -5.08% 6

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 2285 (100.00%) C#
2 1877 (82.14%) .NET
3 1026 (44.90%) SQL Server
4 1014 (44.38%) MVC
5 954 (41.75%) ASP.NET
6 943 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
7 825 (36.11%) SQL
8 802 (35.10%) JavaScript
9 618 (27.05%) HTML
10 595 (26.04%) TDD
11 529 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 508 (22.23%) .NET Framework
13 483 (21.14%) CSS
14 445 (19.47%) AngularJS
15 440 (19.26%) Finance
16 423 (18.51%) Microsoft
17 394 (17.24%) jQuery
18 376 (16.46%) WCF
19 374 (16.37%) Scrum
20 367 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
21 366 (16.02%) WPF
22 324 (14.18%) Entity Framework
23 282 (12.34%) Web Services
24 242 (10.59%) OO
25 241 (10.55%) Banking
26 237 (10.37%) BDD
27 234 (10.24%) XML
28 232 (10.15%) Windows
29 231 (10.11%) HTML5
30 229 (10.02%) Team Foundation Server

C# 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 90 (3.94%) CMS
2 73 (3.19%) Umbraco
3 65 (2.84%) IIS
4 46 (2.01%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (0.79%) NServiceBus
7 15 (0.66%) Confluence
8 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (0.53%) Kentico
9 12 (0.53%) Sitefinity
10 8 (0.35%) Apache
10 8 (0.35%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.31%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.26%) DNN
12 6 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 112 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.96%) MS Office
3 8 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.22%) 3ds Max
4 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.088%) MS Project
8 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 30 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.66%) RMDS
4 12 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.13%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.13%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.088%) Endur
7 2 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.088%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.044%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.044%) Maximo
8 1 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.044%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 208 (9.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.14%) PaaS
4 19 (0.83%) SaaS
5 18 (0.79%) IaaS
6 15 (0.66%) GitHub
7 13 (0.57%) Office 365
8 10 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.13%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.088%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.044%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.044%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.044%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.31%) Internet
2 18 (0.79%) HTTP
3 17 (0.74%) AMQP
4 13 (0.57%) Intranet
4 13 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.26%) SNMP
6 5 (0.22%) Extranet
7 4 (0.18%) snoop
7 4 (0.18%) SSL
8 3 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.13%) Network Security
8 3 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.088%) DMZ
9 2 (0.088%) DNS
9 2 (0.088%) Modbus
9 2 (0.088%) Skype
9 2 (0.088%) SMTP
9 2 (0.088%) VoIP
10 1 (0.044%) Profibus
10 1 (0.044%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1026 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 141 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 134 (5.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 130 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 91 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 85 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 83 (3.63%) Relational Database
8 65 (2.84%) MongoDB
9 51 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 45 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
11 43 (1.88%) Oracle Database
12 39 (1.71%) MySQL
13 35 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
14 28 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (1.18%) Redis
16 25 (1.09%) Big Data
17 23 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
18 22 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
19 21 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 19 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 229 (10.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 221 (9.67%) Visual Studio
3 168 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 125 (5.47%) NUnit
5 113 (4.95%) Subversion
6 86 (3.76%) TeamCity
7 66 (2.89%) JIRA
8 61 (2.67%) Selenium
9 57 (2.49%) Moq
10 54 (2.36%) SpecFlow
11 49 (2.14%) MSTest
12 39 (1.71%) Jenkins
13 35 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (1.18%) Cucumber
15 26 (1.14%) Grunt
16 20 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 19 (0.83%) WebDriver
18 17 (0.74%) Bower
18 17 (0.74%) ReSharper
19 16 (0.70%) NuGet
General
1 440 (19.26%) Finance
2 241 (10.55%) Banking
3 189 (8.27%) Front Office
4 95 (4.16%) Investment Banking
5 65 (2.84%) Back Office
6 50 (2.19%) Retail
7 49 (2.14%) Marketing
8 47 (2.06%) Manufacturing
9 37 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 36 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 34 (1.49%) Advertising
12 25 (1.09%) Electronics
13 23 (1.01%) Games
14 12 (0.53%) Legal
15 9 (0.39%) Law
16 7 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.31%) Publishing
17 4 (0.18%) French Language
18 3 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.13%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1877 (82.14%) .NET
2 954 (41.75%) ASP.NET
3 618 (27.05%) HTML
4 529 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 508 (22.23%) .NET Framework
6 483 (21.14%) CSS
7 445 (19.47%) AngularJS
8 394 (17.24%) jQuery
9 376 (16.46%) WCF
10 367 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 366 (16.02%) WPF
12 324 (14.18%) Entity Framework
13 282 (12.34%) Web Services
14 234 (10.24%) XML
15 231 (10.11%) HTML5
16 141 (6.17%) REST
16 141 (6.17%) WinForms
17 132 (5.78%) RESTful
18 120 (5.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 107 (4.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 70 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 67 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (2.80%) Derivative
6 63 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 53 (2.32%) Mathematics
8 51 (2.23%) Algorithms
9 44 (1.93%) User Experience
10 41 (1.79%) Hedge funds
11 34 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
12 31 (1.36%) Data Structures
13 30 (1.31%) Market Risk
14 25 (1.09%) Equities
14 25 (1.09%) Fintech
15 24 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (0.88%) Management Information System
17 17 (0.74%) Credit Risk
18 16 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
18 16 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 232 (10.15%) Windows
2 69 (3.02%) Linux
3 39 (1.71%) Android
4 36 (1.58%) Apple iOS
5 21 (0.92%) Unix
6 18 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.44%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.13%) CentOS
13 2 (0.088%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.088%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.088%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.044%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.044%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.044%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1014 (44.38%) MVC
2 943 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 595 (26.04%) TDD
4 374 (16.37%) Scrum
5 242 (10.59%) OO
6 237 (10.37%) BDD
7 195 (8.53%) Web Development
8 186 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
9 175 (7.66%) Unit Testing
10 168 (7.35%) E-Commerce
11 159 (6.96%) Multithreading
12 155 (6.78%) MVVM
13 119 (5.21%) SOLID
14 113 (4.95%) Front End Development
15 108 (4.73%) SDLC
16 103 (4.51%) Software Engineering
17 90 (3.94%) OOP
18 87 (3.81%) SOA
19 84 (3.68%) OOD
20 74 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2285 (100.00%) C#
2 825 (36.11%) SQL
3 802 (35.10%) JavaScript
4 216 (9.45%) T-SQL
5 155 (6.78%) VB.NET
6 152 (6.65%) Java
7 130 (5.69%) C++
8 71 (3.11%) VB
9 62 (2.71%) Python
10 42 (1.84%) VBA
11 38 (1.66%) PowerShell
12 32 (1.40%) XAML
13 27 (1.18%) VB6
14 25 (1.09%) Ruby
14 25 (1.09%) TypeScript
15 24 (1.05%) Scala
16 16 (0.70%) Apex Code
16 16 (0.70%) C
17 13 (0.57%) PHP
18 12 (0.53%) F#
Qualifications
1 88 (3.85%) Degree
2 68 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 46 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.39%) MCAD
5 9 (0.39%) MCSD
6 8 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.31%) MCTS
8 6 (0.26%) MCP
8 6 (0.26%) PhD
9 5 (0.22%) MCPD
10 4 (0.18%) HND
11 3 (0.13%) MCITP
12 2 (0.088%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.088%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.088%) HNC
12 2 (0.088%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.088%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.044%) ISEB
13 1 (0.044%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.89%) QA
2 8 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.31%) ISO 14001
3 7 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.26%) SDET
4 6 (0.26%) SLA
5 5 (0.22%) ISO13485
6 4 (0.18%) Basel III
6 4 (0.18%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.088%) MiFID
9 1 (0.044%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.044%) EMIR
9 1 (0.044%) GMP
9 1 (0.044%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.044%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.044%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.53%) Docker
3 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.088%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.088%) LXC
6 1 (0.044%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.26%) Puppet
3 5 (0.22%) Ansible
4 4 (0.18%) SCOM
5 3 (0.13%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.088%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.088%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.088%) WMI
7 1 (0.044%) Control-M
7 1 (0.044%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.044%) Grafana
7 1 (0.044%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.044%) Kibana
7 1 (0.044%) logstash
7 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.044%) StatsD
Vendors
1 423 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 152 (6.65%) Oracle
3 71 (3.11%) Sitecore
4 61 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 31 (1.36%) EPiServer
6 29 (1.27%) TIBCO
7 28 (1.23%) Telerik
8 26 (1.14%) SAP
9 22 (0.96%) Reuters
10 21 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (0.83%) DevExpress
11 19 (0.83%) ION Trading
12 16 (0.70%) Sybase
13 15 (0.66%) Bloomberg
14 14 (0.61%) Atlassian
15 13 (0.57%) Infragistics
15 13 (0.57%) RedGate
16 10 (0.44%) Twitter
17 9 (0.39%) Ektron
17 9 (0.39%) Perforce
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