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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 106 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1192 1454 1508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.20% 2.55% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.69% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 1098 1053
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% -40.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £22.00 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £23.75 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+93.18% -40.13%

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
51265 53978 50296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33271 34120 30516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1545 2017 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -22 1160 £400 - 720
London -28 579 £500 - 249
South East -24 203 £350 - 126
City of London -29 100 £475 -5.00% 63
North West +27 80 £325 - 81
Yorkshire -7 71 £325 - 64
West Midlands -8 68 £331 +5.15% 42
South West -2 66 £350 +7.69% 36
West Yorkshire -15 55 £325 - 46
Manchester +17 54 £336 +3.46% 40
Surrey +7 43 £375 -9.09% 21
East Midlands -20 43 £305 +7.01% 40
Leeds -18 42 £325 - 28
Berkshire +4 37 £406 +8.33% 25
East of England -13 35 £400 +14.28% 71
West Sussex -10 30 £335 -4.28% 3
Reading +8 26 £413 +10.00% 10
Bristol +5 26 £375 +19.04% 17
Hampshire +19 22 £360 -2.37% 31
Leicestershire 0 22 £278 -2.63% 13
Buckinghamshire -8 21 £331 +10.41% 16
Oxfordshire +8 18 £350 +4.47% 7
Birmingham -10 18 £350 -6.66% 11
Coventry -14 17 £344 +30.95% 5
Milton Keynes +1 16 £338 -12.90% 8
Scotland -19 16 £323 -5.49% 14
Cheshire +9 14 £325 -5.10% 24
Cambridgeshire -11 14 £400 +14.28% 37
Worthing -7 13 £310 -21.01%
North East -42 13 £350 +15.70% 11

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2455 (100.00%) C#
2 1995 (81.26%) .NET
3 1131 (46.07%) MVC
4 1093 (44.52%) ASP.NET
5 1048 (42.69%) SQL Server
6 951 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
7 937 (38.17%) SQL
8 913 (37.19%) JavaScript
9 763 (31.08%) HTML
10 643 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 621 (25.30%) CSS
12 610 (24.85%) TDD
13 531 (21.63%) jQuery
14 510 (20.77%) .NET Framework
15 495 (20.16%) Finance
16 484 (19.71%) Microsoft
17 480 (19.55%) AngularJS
18 451 (18.37%) WCF
19 377 (15.36%) WPF
20 376 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
21 341 (13.89%) HTML5
22 337 (13.73%) Web Services
23 301 (12.26%) OO
24 297 (12.10%) Entity Framework
25 296 (12.06%) Scrum
26 276 (11.24%) Web Development
27 265 (10.79%) Banking
28 263 (10.71%) Visual Studio
29 262 (10.67%) Front Office
30 252 (10.26%) BDD

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 95 (3.87%) CMS
2 79 (3.22%) IIS
3 67 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 55 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
5 40 (1.63%) Umbraco
6 25 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 24 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (0.94%) Confluence
9 19 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.61%) Sitefinity
11 13 (0.53%) Apache Solr
11 13 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.41%) NServiceBus
13 9 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
14 7 (0.29%) Kentico
14 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.16%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
17 3 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 152 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.02%) MS Office
3 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.041%) GIMP
4 1 (0.041%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.041%) Revit
Business Applications
1 29 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.06%) RMDS
3 14 (0.57%) ION MarketView
3 14 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.33%) Beauchamp
6 5 (0.20%) Endur
7 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.081%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.041%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.041%) FINCAD Analytics
10 1 (0.041%) Global One
10 1 (0.041%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.041%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 220 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.81%) GitHub
4 16 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.45%) SaaS
6 9 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.37%) Office 365
7 5 (0.20%) PaaS
8 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.12%) IaaS
10 2 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.081%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.041%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.041%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.041%) Google Play
11 1 (0.041%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.00%) HTTP
2 43 (1.75%) Internet
3 17 (0.69%) SNMP
4 12 (0.49%) Network Security
4 12 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.45%) LDAP
6 8 (0.33%) DNS
6 8 (0.33%) SSL
6 8 (0.33%) VoIP
7 4 (0.16%) Intranet
7 4 (0.16%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.12%) CTI
8 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.12%) ZigBee
9 2 (0.081%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.081%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.081%) Skype
9 2 (0.081%) SMS
9 2 (0.081%) VPN
10 1 (0.041%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1048 (42.69%) SQL Server
2 127 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 113 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 107 (4.36%) NoSQL
5 104 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 84 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 79 (3.22%) Relational Database
8 62 (2.53%) MongoDB
9 57 (2.32%) Oracle Database
10 33 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 27 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (1.02%) Hadoop
13 25 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 24 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
16 21 (0.86%) Big Data
16 21 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 263 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 191 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 141 (5.74%) NUnit
4 90 (3.67%) TeamCity
5 87 (3.54%) Git (software)
6 86 (3.50%) Subversion
7 60 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 57 (2.32%) JIRA
9 48 (1.96%) SpecFlow
10 47 (1.91%) Jenkins
11 46 (1.87%) Moq
11 46 (1.87%) Selenium
12 38 (1.55%) MSTest
13 26 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
14 21 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (0.77%) JUnit
16 16 (0.65%) Jasmine
17 15 (0.61%) MSBuild
18 12 (0.49%) Cucumber
18 12 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 495 (20.16%) Finance
2 265 (10.79%) Banking
3 262 (10.67%) Front Office
4 117 (4.77%) Investment Banking
5 60 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 51 (2.08%) Retail
7 49 (2.00%) Back Office
8 33 (1.34%) Marketing
9 27 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 23 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 22 (0.90%) Games
12 17 (0.69%) Legal
13 15 (0.61%) Electronics
14 13 (0.53%) Law
15 12 (0.49%) Advertising
16 8 (0.33%) Publishing
17 7 (0.29%) Local Government
18 4 (0.16%) Automotive
18 4 (0.16%) French Language
18 4 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1995 (81.26%) .NET
2 1093 (44.52%) ASP.NET
3 763 (31.08%) HTML
4 643 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 621 (25.30%) CSS
6 531 (21.63%) jQuery
7 510 (20.77%) .NET Framework
8 480 (19.55%) AngularJS
9 451 (18.37%) WCF
10 377 (15.36%) WPF
11 376 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 341 (13.89%) HTML5
13 337 (13.73%) Web Services
14 297 (12.10%) Entity Framework
15 191 (7.78%) XML
16 182 (7.41%) CSS3
17 175 (7.13%) WinForms
18 150 (6.11%) REST
19 147 (5.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 133 (5.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (4.85%) Derivative
3 109 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 84 (3.42%) Fixed Income
5 80 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 69 (2.81%) Hedge funds
7 62 (2.53%) User Experience
8 54 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
9 45 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 45 (1.83%) N-Tier
10 39 (1.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 36 (1.47%) Equities
12 32 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 32 (1.30%) Mobile App
13 31 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 31 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
14 23 (0.94%) Visualisation
15 21 (0.86%) NHS
16 16 (0.65%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.61%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 238 (9.69%) Windows
2 51 (2.08%) Linux
3 37 (1.51%) Windows Server
4 22 (0.90%) Android
5 18 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (0.41%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.29%) Unix
9 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.24%) Solaris
11 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.081%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.081%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.081%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.081%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.041%) AIX
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1131 (46.07%) MVC
2 951 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
3 610 (24.85%) TDD
4 301 (12.26%) OO
5 296 (12.06%) Scrum
6 276 (11.24%) Web Development
7 252 (10.26%) BDD
8 206 (8.39%) Multithreading
9 175 (7.13%) Unit Testing
10 173 (7.05%) Software Engineering
11 164 (6.68%) E-Commerce
12 156 (6.35%) MVVM
13 153 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
14 150 (6.11%) SDLC
15 127 (5.17%) SOLID
16 126 (5.13%) SOA
17 112 (4.56%) Electronic Trading
18 93 (3.79%) OOP
19 90 (3.67%) Low Latency
20 82 (3.34%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2455 (100.00%) C#
2 937 (38.17%) SQL
3 913 (37.19%) JavaScript
4 199 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 171 (6.97%) C++
6 157 (6.40%) Java
7 103 (4.20%) VB.NET
8 75 (3.05%) Python
8 75 (3.05%) VBA
9 64 (2.61%) VB
10 62 (2.53%) XAML
11 58 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 48 (1.96%) Ruby
13 43 (1.75%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.34%) C
15 25 (1.02%) PHP
16 22 (0.90%) Scala
17 16 (0.65%) TypeScript
17 16 (0.65%) VBScript
18 14 (0.57%) F#
Qualifications
1 120 (4.89%) Degree
2 71 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 47 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.53%) DV Cleared
4 13 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.49%) PhD
6 7 (0.29%) MCP
7 6 (0.24%) MCSD
8 5 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.16%) ISEB
9 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.16%) MCAD
9 4 (0.16%) MCPD
10 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.081%) HNC
11 2 (0.081%) HND
11 2 (0.081%) MCITP
12 1 (0.041%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.041%) CISSP
12 1 (0.041%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (1.75%) QA
2 16 (0.65%) MiFID
3 10 (0.41%) SDET
4 7 (0.29%) ISO 14001
4 7 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.29%) SLA
5 3 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.081%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.041%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.041%) EMIR
7 1 (0.041%) HL7
7 1 (0.041%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.041%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.041%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.041%) WAI
7 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.29%) Docker
3 2 (0.081%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.081%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.081%) vSphere
4 1 (0.041%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 29 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (0.61%) Ansible
3 12 (0.49%) Kibana
3 12 (0.49%) SCOM
4 9 (0.37%) Puppet
5 4 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (0.16%) Grafana
5 4 (0.16%) logstash
5 4 (0.16%) StatsD
6 3 (0.12%) MOM
7 2 (0.081%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.081%) Control-M
7 2 (0.081%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.041%) SCCM
8 1 (0.041%) WMI
Vendors
1 484 (19.71%) Microsoft
2 191 (7.78%) Oracle
3 45 (1.83%) TIBCO
4 37 (1.51%) Sitecore
5 34 (1.38%) Xamarin
6 30 (1.22%) EPiServer
6 30 (1.22%) Google
6 30 (1.22%) ION Trading
7 28 (1.14%) DevExpress
8 24 (0.98%) Reuters
9 19 (0.77%) Sybase
10 18 (0.73%) Twitter
11 16 (0.65%) SAP
12 13 (0.53%) Infragistics
12 13 (0.53%) Telerik
13 12 (0.49%) IBM
14 11 (0.45%) RedGate
15 9 (0.37%) Informatica
15 9 (0.37%) Syncfusion
16 8 (0.33%) Murex
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £310 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
X4 Group
Rate: £24 - 26 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + 8hr working day
Posted: 4 days ago