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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 101 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1125 1523 1508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.27% 2.75% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.90% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 1138 1100
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Median hourly rate £30.50 £43.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.80 £32.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-48.57% +16.66%

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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -29 1069 £400 - 709
London -42 470 £458 -3.63% 232
South East -22 152 £400 +18.51% 137
South West +18 92 £350 -1.40% 59
East Midlands +8 91 £350 +16.66% 41
North West +8 91 £370 +23.33% 69
East of England +20 88 £325 -4.05% 76
City of London -47 84 £445 -11.44% 49
West Midlands -6 62 £345 +4.54% 41
Leicestershire +7 60 £350 +19.65% 10
Cambridgeshire +29 50 £325 +4.83% 34
Manchester +9 47 £370 +17.46% 33
Bristol +22 39 £425 +13.33% 25
Surrey +23 32 £419 +1.51% 31
Scotland +1 32 £325 -7.14% 19
Yorkshire -43 32 £308 -5.38% 48
Berkshire +1 30 £413 +10.00% 11
Oxfordshire +14 28 £550 +37.50% 24
Reading +14 24 £413 -0.60% 7
Kent -5 23 £325 -1.51% 12
Cambridge +23 22 £350 -2.09% 28
Nottinghamshire +11 21 £356 +9.61% 13
Northamptonshire 0 21 £363 +20.83% 8
Birmingham -11 21 £340 +11.02% 9
Leicester -1 19 £363 +23.93% 5
Nottingham +10 18 £356 +9.61% 13
Lancashire -7 17 £300 +46.34% 8
Staffordshire +2 15 £325 - 7
West Yorkshire -52 15 £328 +0.76% 28
Edinburgh +10 14 £318 -18.06% 12

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 2313 (100.00%) C#
2 1880 (81.28%) .NET
3 1038 (44.88%) SQL Server
4 1029 (44.49%) MVC
5 987 (42.67%) ASP.NET
6 947 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
7 842 (36.40%) SQL
8 830 (35.88%) JavaScript
9 658 (28.45%) HTML
10 612 (26.46%) TDD
11 560 (24.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 534 (23.09%) .NET Framework
13 513 (22.18%) CSS
14 474 (20.49%) AngularJS
15 436 (18.85%) jQuery
16 428 (18.50%) Microsoft
17 417 (18.03%) Finance
18 402 (17.38%) WCF
19 367 (15.87%) Scrum
20 351 (15.18%) ASP.NET Web API
21 335 (14.48%) Entity Framework
22 322 (13.92%) WPF
23 310 (13.40%) Web Services
24 257 (11.11%) OO
25 241 (10.42%) HTML5
26 240 (10.38%) BDD
27 236 (10.20%) Visual Studio
28 229 (9.90%) T-SQL
29 223 (9.64%) XML
30 218 (9.42%) Windows

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 99 (4.28%) CMS
2 79 (3.42%) Umbraco
3 64 (2.77%) IIS
4 54 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 46 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 38 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 27 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (0.86%) NServiceBus
9 18 (0.78%) Confluence
10 17 (0.73%) Sitefinity
11 15 (0.65%) Kentico
11 15 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.39%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.35%) DNN
13 8 (0.35%) EPiServer CMS
13 8 (0.35%) Immediacy CMS
14 7 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
15 6 (0.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 118 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.91%) MS Office
3 6 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.043%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.043%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.48%) RMDS
5 3 (0.13%) Endur
6 2 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.086%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.043%) Beauchamp
7 1 (0.043%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.043%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.043%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.043%) Maximo
7 1 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.043%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 217 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.12%) PaaS
4 20 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (0.86%) SaaS
5 19 (0.82%) IaaS
6 16 (0.69%) GitHub
7 14 (0.61%) Office 365
8 12 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.13%) Data Lake Analytics
13 2 (0.086%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.043%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.043%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.043%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.51%) Internet
2 28 (1.21%) HTTP
3 11 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.43%) SNMP
5 8 (0.35%) Intranet
6 7 (0.30%) AMQP
7 5 (0.22%) Network Security
8 4 (0.17%) snoop
8 4 (0.17%) SSL
9 3 (0.13%) DNS
9 3 (0.13%) Skype
9 3 (0.13%) VoIP
10 2 (0.086%) DMZ
10 2 (0.086%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.086%) Modbus
10 2 (0.086%) SMS
10 2 (0.086%) SMTP
11 1 (0.043%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.043%) VPN
11 1 (0.043%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1038 (44.88%) SQL Server
2 137 (5.92%) NoSQL
3 112 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 108 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 106 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 90 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 79 (3.42%) Relational Database
8 66 (2.85%) MongoDB
9 49 (2.12%) Oracle Database
10 44 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 41 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 38 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 35 (1.51%) MySQL
14 33 (1.43%) Hadoop
15 29 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 28 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
17 27 (1.17%) Big Data
17 27 (1.17%) Redis
18 24 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
19 20 (0.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 236 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 214 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 149 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 129 (5.58%) NUnit
5 106 (4.58%) Subversion
6 103 (4.45%) TeamCity
7 68 (2.94%) JIRA
8 54 (2.33%) Selenium
9 47 (2.03%) MSTest
10 45 (1.95%) Moq
11 43 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
12 42 (1.82%) SpecFlow
13 34 (1.47%) Jenkins
14 24 (1.04%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.04%) Grunt
15 19 (0.82%) NuGet
16 18 (0.78%) Bower
17 17 (0.73%) MSBuild
17 17 (0.73%) WebDriver
18 16 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 417 (18.03%) Finance
2 217 (9.38%) Banking
3 192 (8.30%) Front Office
4 93 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 64 (2.77%) Back Office
6 55 (2.38%) Retail
7 49 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.69%) Marketing
9 37 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 32 (1.38%) Advertising
11 24 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.04%) Games
12 21 (0.91%) Electronics
13 15 (0.65%) Legal
14 11 (0.48%) Law
15 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.30%) Publishing
16 3 (0.13%) Billing
16 3 (0.13%) French Language
17 2 (0.086%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1880 (81.28%) .NET
2 987 (42.67%) ASP.NET
3 658 (28.45%) HTML
4 560 (24.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 534 (23.09%) .NET Framework
6 513 (22.18%) CSS
7 474 (20.49%) AngularJS
8 436 (18.85%) jQuery
9 402 (17.38%) WCF
10 351 (15.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 335 (14.48%) Entity Framework
12 322 (13.92%) WPF
13 310 (13.40%) Web Services
14 241 (10.42%) HTML5
15 223 (9.64%) XML
16 143 (6.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 142 (6.14%) REST
18 135 (5.84%) RESTful
19 132 (5.71%) WinForms
20 115 (4.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (3.29%) Computer Science
3 67 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 65 (2.81%) Derivative
4 65 (2.81%) Fixed Income
4 65 (2.81%) Mobile App
5 52 (2.25%) Algorithms
6 50 (2.16%) Mathematics
7 48 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 43 (1.86%) User Experience
9 36 (1.56%) Data Structures
10 34 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
11 33 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (1.08%) Market Risk
13 21 (0.91%) Visualisation
14 18 (0.78%) Credit Risk
14 18 (0.78%) Public Cloud
15 17 (0.73%) Digital Media
15 17 (0.73%) Equities
15 17 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 218 (9.42%) Windows
2 62 (2.68%) Linux
3 37 (1.60%) Android
4 33 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 22 (0.95%) Unix
6 21 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.48%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.086%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.086%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.086%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.043%) AIX
13 1 (0.043%) Solaris
13 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.043%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1029 (44.49%) MVC
2 947 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
3 612 (26.46%) TDD
4 367 (15.87%) Scrum
5 257 (11.11%) OO
6 240 (10.38%) BDD
7 215 (9.30%) Web Development
8 198 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
9 166 (7.18%) Multithreading
10 165 (7.13%) Unit Testing
11 164 (7.09%) E-Commerce
12 139 (6.01%) MVVM
13 123 (5.32%) Software Engineering
14 120 (5.19%) SOLID
15 113 (4.89%) SDLC
16 106 (4.58%) Front End Development
17 99 (4.28%) OOD
18 94 (4.06%) SOA
19 85 (3.67%) OOP
20 73 (3.16%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2313 (100.00%) C#
2 842 (36.40%) SQL
3 830 (35.88%) JavaScript
4 229 (9.90%) T-SQL
5 165 (7.13%) Java
6 148 (6.40%) C++
7 137 (5.92%) VB.NET
8 71 (3.07%) VB
9 70 (3.03%) Python
10 38 (1.64%) XAML
11 33 (1.43%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.43%) VBA
12 26 (1.12%) Ruby
12 26 (1.12%) TypeScript
12 26 (1.12%) VB6
13 19 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 18 (0.78%) PHP
14 18 (0.78%) Scala
15 17 (0.73%) C
16 15 (0.65%) F#
Qualifications
1 106 (4.58%) Degree
2 65 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 20 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.52%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.48%) MCAD
6 11 (0.48%) MCSD
7 8 (0.35%) MCP
8 7 (0.30%) MCPD
8 7 (0.30%) MCTS
9 6 (0.26%) PhD
10 5 (0.22%) HND
11 4 (0.17%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.17%) MCITP
12 3 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.13%) HNC
12 3 (0.13%) ISEB
13 2 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.086%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.043%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.81%) QA
2 10 (0.43%) SDET
3 9 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.35%) MiFID
5 6 (0.26%) SLA
6 5 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.17%) Basel III
7 4 (0.17%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.17%) ISO13485
8 3 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.043%) EMIR
9 1 (0.043%) GMP
9 1 (0.043%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.043%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.52%) Docker
3 3 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.086%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.086%) LXC
4 2 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.043%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.043%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.35%) Ansible
2 8 (0.35%) SCOM
3 7 (0.30%) Puppet
4 3 (0.13%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.086%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.086%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.086%) MOM
6 1 (0.043%) Control-M
6 1 (0.043%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.043%) Grafana
6 1 (0.043%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.043%) Kibana
6 1 (0.043%) logstash
6 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.043%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.043%) StatsD
Vendors
1 428 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 160 (6.92%) Oracle
3 62 (2.68%) Sitecore
4 55 (2.38%) Xamarin
5 36 (1.56%) EPiServer
6 26 (1.12%) TIBCO
7 23 (0.99%) Telerik
8 21 (0.91%) DevExpress
9 20 (0.86%) SAP
10 16 (0.69%) Sybase
11 15 (0.65%) Google
12 14 (0.61%) RedGate
13 13 (0.56%) Twitter
14 12 (0.52%) Atlassian
14 12 (0.52%) Infragistics
15 11 (0.48%) Ektron
15 11 (0.48%) Reuters
15 11 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (0.43%) ION Trading
17 8 (0.35%) Alterian
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £355 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day + Long Term
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago