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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
UK
Rank 89 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1147 1240 1309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.53% 2.42% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.55% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 931 957
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +50.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.10 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £60.62 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.63 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +56.25%

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
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -4 1110 £413 +6.45% 706
London -9 558 £506 +1.25% 229
South East +13 174 £375 +8.69% 134
City of London -12 95 £475 +4.97% 24
South West +28 85 £355 +4.79% 42
East Midlands +23 81 £325 +18.18% 51
East of England +3 61 £325 -7.14% 66
North West -13 61 £313 -3.84% 69
Berkshire +37 42 £406 +8.33% 15
West Midlands -2 40 £345 +13.11% 48
Bristol +8 32 £400 +14.28% 16
Nottinghamshire +19 31 £356 +29.54% 17
Leicestershire +11 31 £288 +4.54% 13
Nottingham +22 29 £363 +11.53% 9
Oxfordshire +20 29 £350 +7.69% 21
Yorkshire -35 29 £315 -3.07% 55
Reading +24 27 £413 +3.12% 9
Cambridgeshire +16 27 £350 - 21
North East -10 27 £350 -3.44% 11
Scotland +28 25 £350 -22.22% 13
Manchester -19 25 £325 - 29
Kent -2 24 £338 - 12
Northamptonshire +13 22 £450 +18.03% 12
Somerset +21 21 £305 -35.78% 5
Hampshire +15 21 £400 +23.07% 28
Surrey -10 20 £425 +2.10% 21
Tyne and Wear -16 19 £350 -3.44% 8
West Yorkshire -25 19 £315 -3.07% 35
Oxford +19 18 £350 -6.66% 9
Lancashire +16 18 £300 +42.85% 9

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 2262 (100.00%) C#
2 1852 (81.87%) .NET
3 971 (42.93%) MVC
4 949 (41.95%) SQL Server
5 932 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
6 899 (39.74%) ASP.NET
7 800 (35.37%) SQL
8 794 (35.10%) JavaScript
9 601 (26.57%) HTML
10 593 (26.22%) TDD
11 502 (22.19%) .NET Framework
12 497 (21.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 465 (20.56%) CSS
14 457 (20.20%) AngularJS
15 439 (19.41%) Finance
16 421 (18.61%) Microsoft
17 399 (17.64%) WPF
18 373 (16.49%) Scrum
19 360 (15.92%) ASP.NET Web API
20 352 (15.56%) WCF
21 346 (15.30%) jQuery
22 325 (14.37%) Entity Framework
23 279 (12.33%) Web Services
24 247 (10.92%) Banking
25 234 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
26 230 (10.17%) HTML5
26 230 (10.17%) XML
26 230 (10.17%) OO
27 223 (9.86%) Windows
28 222 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 88 (3.89%) CMS
2 63 (2.79%) Umbraco
3 55 (2.43%) IIS
4 43 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 36 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 36 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (0.71%) NServiceBus
8 14 (0.62%) Confluence
9 12 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
9 12 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.49%) Sitefinity
11 10 (0.44%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.35%) DNN
13 7 (0.31%) Apache
13 7 (0.31%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.31%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.27%) Kentico
14 6 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 100 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.66%) MS Office
3 11 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.22%) 3ds Max
4 5 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.088%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.088%) MS Project
5 2 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.80%) RMDS
2 18 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.49%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.13%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.13%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.088%) Endur
5 2 (0.088%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.044%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.044%) Magento
6 1 (0.044%) Maximo
6 1 (0.044%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.044%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 222 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.37%) PaaS
4 23 (1.02%) SaaS
5 22 (0.97%) GitHub
6 20 (0.88%) IaaS
7 11 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.49%) Office 365
8 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.13%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.088%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.044%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.044%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.28%) Internet
2 19 (0.84%) AMQP
2 19 (0.84%) HTTP
3 13 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.44%) Intranet
5 7 (0.31%) IP Telephony
5 7 (0.31%) SSL
6 6 (0.27%) VoIP
7 5 (0.22%) Extranet
7 5 (0.22%) snoop
8 4 (0.18%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.088%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.088%) DMZ
10 2 (0.088%) FTP
10 2 (0.088%) PBX
10 2 (0.088%) Skype
10 2 (0.088%) SMTP
11 1 (0.044%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 949 (41.95%) SQL Server
2 137 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 125 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 119 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 78 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 69 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 67 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (2.74%) MongoDB
9 47 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 40 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 40 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
11 38 (1.68%) Oracle Database
12 35 (1.55%) MySQL
13 29 (1.28%) Big Data
14 28 (1.24%) Redis
15 25 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
16 21 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 234 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 221 (9.77%) Visual Studio
3 179 (7.91%) Git (software)
4 126 (5.57%) NUnit
5 116 (5.13%) Subversion
6 97 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 64 (2.83%) JIRA
7 64 (2.83%) Moq
8 58 (2.56%) SpecFlow
9 57 (2.52%) Selenium
10 50 (2.21%) MSTest
11 45 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 37 (1.64%) Jenkins
13 27 (1.19%) Cucumber
14 26 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (1.06%) Mockito
16 22 (0.97%) Grunt
17 21 (0.93%) ReSharper
18 20 (0.88%) WebDriver
19 17 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 439 (19.41%) Finance
2 247 (10.92%) Banking
3 198 (8.75%) Front Office
4 88 (3.89%) Investment Banking
5 57 (2.52%) Back Office
6 47 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 45 (1.99%) Marketing
8 44 (1.95%) Retail
9 38 (1.68%) Advertising
10 36 (1.59%) Telecoms
11 33 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 23 (1.02%) Electronics
13 21 (0.93%) Games
14 13 (0.57%) Legal
15 6 (0.27%) Law
15 6 (0.27%) Publishing
16 4 (0.18%) Billing
16 4 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1852 (81.87%) .NET
2 899 (39.74%) ASP.NET
3 601 (26.57%) HTML
4 502 (22.19%) .NET Framework
5 497 (21.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 465 (20.56%) CSS
7 457 (20.20%) AngularJS
8 399 (17.64%) WPF
9 360 (15.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 352 (15.56%) WCF
11 346 (15.30%) jQuery
12 325 (14.37%) Entity Framework
13 279 (12.33%) Web Services
14 230 (10.17%) HTML5
14 230 (10.17%) XML
15 140 (6.19%) REST
16 139 (6.15%) WinForms
17 138 (6.10%) RESTful
18 116 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 100 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (4.51%) Fixed Income
3 76 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 70 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 69 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 62 (2.74%) Derivative
7 55 (2.43%) User Experience
8 51 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 40 (1.77%) Hedge funds
10 30 (1.33%) Fintech
11 27 (1.19%) Equities
11 27 (1.19%) Market Risk
12 25 (1.11%) Data Structures
13 22 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 18 (0.80%) Credit Risk
15 17 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
17 15 (0.66%) N-Tier
18 14 (0.62%) iPad
19 13 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 223 (9.86%) Windows
2 77 (3.40%) Linux
3 41 (1.81%) Android
4 40 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 17 (0.75%) Unix
6 15 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.44%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.13%) CentOS
13 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.088%) Solaris
14 2 (0.088%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.088%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.088%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.044%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (42.93%) MVC
2 932 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
3 593 (26.22%) TDD
4 373 (16.49%) Scrum
5 230 (10.17%) OO
6 218 (9.64%) BDD
7 184 (8.13%) Web Development
8 182 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
9 170 (7.52%) MVVM
10 168 (7.43%) Unit Testing
11 163 (7.21%) E-Commerce
12 148 (6.54%) Multithreading
13 123 (5.44%) SOLID
14 122 (5.39%) Software Engineering
15 115 (5.08%) SDLC
16 103 (4.55%) Front End Development
17 90 (3.98%) OOP
18 88 (3.89%) SOA
19 79 (3.49%) Mathematics
19 79 (3.49%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2262 (100.00%) C#
2 800 (35.37%) SQL
3 794 (35.10%) JavaScript
4 194 (8.58%) T-SQL
5 177 (7.82%) Java
6 143 (6.32%) C++
7 141 (6.23%) VB.NET
8 81 (3.58%) VB
9 66 (2.92%) Python
10 45 (1.99%) VBA
11 43 (1.90%) PowerShell
12 38 (1.68%) XAML
13 34 (1.50%) TypeScript
14 32 (1.41%) Ruby
15 31 (1.37%) Scala
16 28 (1.24%) VB6
17 21 (0.93%) C
18 16 (0.71%) Apex Code
19 12 (0.53%) Objective-C
20 11 (0.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 75 (3.32%) Degree
2 63 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.35%) MCAD
5 8 (0.35%) MCSD
6 7 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.31%) MCTS
7 6 (0.27%) PhD
8 5 (0.22%) MBA
8 5 (0.22%) MCPD
9 4 (0.18%) HND
9 4 (0.18%) MCP
10 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.088%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.088%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.088%) HNC
11 2 (0.088%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.044%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.044%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (3.32%) QA
2 6 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.22%) Basel III
4 4 (0.18%) CRD IV
4 4 (0.18%) SDET
4 4 (0.18%) SLA
5 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.13%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.088%) MiFID
6 2 (0.088%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.044%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.044%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.044%) EMIR
7 1 (0.044%) IFRS
7 1 (0.044%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.044%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (0.75%) Docker
2 11 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.088%) LXC
4 2 (0.088%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.044%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.53%) Puppet
3 8 (0.35%) Ansible
4 5 (0.22%) Kibana
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%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.044%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.044%) SCOM
Vendors
1 421 (18.61%) Microsoft
2 150 (6.63%) Oracle
3 69 (3.05%) Xamarin
4 64 (2.83%) Sitecore
5 36 (1.59%) TIBCO
6 34 (1.50%) Telerik
7 26 (1.15%) ION Trading
8 25 (1.11%) DevExpress
8 25 (1.11%) Reuters
9 22 (0.97%) SAP
10 19 (0.84%) Sybase
11 17 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (0.71%) Bloomberg
12 16 (0.71%) Infragistics
13 14 (0.62%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.57%) Twitter
15 12 (0.53%) RedGate
16 10 (0.44%) Adobe
16 10 (0.44%) Apple
16 10 (0.44%) Google
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day 3 months initial (rate negotiable DOE)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £1,000 per day or £120,000 + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £380 - £410 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
SidTech Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Rate: £275.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago