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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 100 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1227 1478 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.30% 2.54% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 2.68% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 1122 1005
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -24 1178 £400 - 823
London -44 543 £475 -5.00% 255
South East -24 188 £363 -3.33% 162
North West +57 103 £325 +4.83% 85
South West +17 99 £334 +0.37% 76
City of London -35 99 £475 -13.63% 63
West Midlands -7 70 £350 +3.70% 42
Yorkshire -1 61 £338 -0.73% 57
East Midlands -4 56 £338 +8.87% 44
Manchester +15 54 £335 +8.06% 54
East of England -20 51 £388 +10.71% 92
Surrey +8 39 £380 -5.00% 33
West Yorkshire -7 37 £340 - 37
Berkshire 0 31 £388 -6.62% 18
Leicestershire +12 29 £278 -9.01% 15
Leeds -5 29 £350 +2.94% 28
Devon +23 27 £300 +6.66% 2
Bristol +7 27 £400 +23.07% 29
Scotland -5 27 £325 +4.00% 19
Oxfordshire -15 26 £388 -8.82% 30
Cambridgeshire +11 22 £400 +22.13% 33
Cheshire +14 21 £300 -3.22% 19
Kent -3 21 £350 +3.70% 12
Exeter +17 20 £300 -7.69% 1
Birmingham -6 20 £315 -21.25% 14
Reading +13 19 £400 -4.76% 10
Hampshire +12 19 £350 - 36
Nottinghamshire -15 19 £375 +4.16% 13
Coventry -6 18 £355 +5.18% 3
Brighton +3 17 £330 +6.45% 9

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 2390 (100.00%) C#
2 1930 (80.75%) .NET
3 1071 (44.81%) SQL Server
4 1066 (44.60%) MVC
5 1029 (43.05%) ASP.NET
6 962 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
7 898 (37.57%) SQL
8 856 (35.82%) JavaScript
9 715 (29.92%) HTML
10 625 (26.15%) TDD
11 582 (24.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 548 (22.93%) CSS
13 505 (21.13%) .NET Framework
14 473 (19.79%) jQuery
15 461 (19.29%) Finance
16 446 (18.66%) Microsoft
16 446 (18.66%) AngularJS
17 427 (17.87%) WCF
18 353 (14.77%) ASP.NET Web API
19 336 (14.06%) Scrum
20 327 (13.68%) Web Services
21 322 (13.47%) WPF
22 303 (12.68%) HTML5
23 299 (12.51%) Entity Framework
24 279 (11.67%) OO
25 273 (11.42%) BDD
26 247 (10.33%) Visual Studio
27 242 (10.13%) Web Development
28 240 (10.04%) Banking
29 231 (9.67%) 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
1 110 (4.60%) CMS
2 72 (3.01%) IIS
3 67 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 59 (2.47%) Umbraco
5 52 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 25 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (0.88%) NServiceBus
10 20 (0.84%) Confluence
11 15 (0.63%) Sitefinity
12 12 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.46%) EPiServer CMS
13 11 (0.46%) Kentico
14 10 (0.42%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.33%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.29%) MS Exchange
17 5 (0.21%) K2 blackpearl
17 5 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
18 4 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 171 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.00%) MS Office
3 6 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.084%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.042%) GIMP
6 1 (0.042%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.042%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.54%) RMDS
4 8 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.29%) Beauchamp
6 6 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.17%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.042%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.042%) Endur
9 1 (0.042%) Global One
9 1 (0.042%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.042%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.042%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 218 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (0.75%) SaaS
4 16 (0.67%) GitHub
5 14 (0.59%) Office 365
6 13 (0.54%) PaaS
7 12 (0.50%) IaaS
8 7 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.042%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 43 (1.80%) Internet
2 40 (1.67%) HTTP
3 13 (0.54%) Network Security
3 13 (0.54%) SNMP
4 11 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.33%) Intranet
6 6 (0.25%) VoIP
7 4 (0.17%) DNS
7 4 (0.17%) SSL
8 3 (0.13%) AMQP
8 3 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.13%) Skype
8 3 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.13%) ZigBee
9 2 (0.084%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.084%) DMZ
9 2 (0.084%) Modbus
9 2 (0.084%) SMS
9 2 (0.084%) SMTP
9 2 (0.084%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1071 (44.81%) SQL Server
2 125 (5.23%) NoSQL
3 123 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 110 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 94 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 80 (3.35%) Relational Database
8 70 (2.93%) MongoDB
9 62 (2.59%) Oracle Database
10 40 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 37 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
12 29 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 28 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 28 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (1.00%) MySQL
15 23 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (0.79%) Big Data
17 19 (0.79%) RDBMS
18 17 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 247 (10.33%) Visual Studio
2 198 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 121 (5.06%) NUnit
4 117 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 99 (4.14%) TeamCity
6 87 (3.64%) Subversion
7 61 (2.55%) JIRA
8 50 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 48 (2.01%) SpecFlow
10 47 (1.97%) Selenium
11 39 (1.63%) MSTest
12 38 (1.59%) Moq
13 36 (1.51%) Jenkins
14 23 (0.96%) Cucumber
14 23 (0.96%) Grunt
15 21 (0.88%) NuGet
16 20 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
17 19 (0.79%) JUnit
18 17 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 17 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 461 (19.29%) Finance
2 240 (10.04%) Banking
3 216 (9.04%) Front Office
4 121 (5.06%) Investment Banking
5 61 (2.55%) Back Office
6 52 (2.18%) Retail
7 42 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 42 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.34%) Marketing
9 28 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 20 (0.84%) Advertising
11 19 (0.79%) Electronics
11 19 (0.79%) Legal
12 17 (0.71%) Games
13 15 (0.63%) Law
14 11 (0.46%) Publishing
15 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.21%) French Language
17 3 (0.13%) German Language
17 3 (0.13%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1930 (80.75%) .NET
2 1029 (43.05%) ASP.NET
3 715 (29.92%) HTML
4 582 (24.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 548 (22.93%) CSS
6 505 (21.13%) .NET Framework
7 473 (19.79%) jQuery
8 446 (18.66%) AngularJS
9 427 (17.87%) WCF
10 353 (14.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 327 (13.68%) Web Services
12 322 (13.47%) WPF
13 303 (12.68%) HTML5
14 299 (12.51%) Entity Framework
15 209 (8.74%) XML
16 159 (6.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 158 (6.61%) REST
17 158 (6.61%) WinForms
18 136 (5.69%) CSS3
19 119 (4.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 128 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (3.72%) Derivative
3 79 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 74 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.72%) Fixed Income
6 58 (2.43%) Hedge funds
7 54 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 47 (1.97%) Mathematics
9 45 (1.88%) User Experience
10 40 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
11 36 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (1.51%) Mobile App
12 32 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
13 30 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 27 (1.13%) Data Structures
15 23 (0.96%) Equities
15 23 (0.96%) Market Risk
16 19 (0.79%) Digital Media
17 18 (0.75%) Public Cloud
18 17 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 231 (9.67%) Windows
2 63 (2.64%) Linux
3 35 (1.46%) Windows Server
4 25 (1.05%) Android
5 21 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.67%) Unix
7 14 (0.59%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.25%) Solaris
12 5 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.084%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.084%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.084%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.084%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.084%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.042%) AIX
14 1 (0.042%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1066 (44.60%) MVC
2 962 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
3 625 (26.15%) TDD
4 336 (14.06%) Scrum
5 279 (11.67%) OO
6 273 (11.42%) BDD
7 242 (10.13%) Web Development
8 184 (7.70%) Unit Testing
9 183 (7.66%) Multithreading
10 178 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
11 152 (6.36%) E-Commerce
12 138 (5.77%) Software Engineering
13 130 (5.44%) SOLID
14 122 (5.10%) MVVM
15 120 (5.02%) SDLC
16 105 (4.39%) SOA
17 92 (3.85%) OOD
18 90 (3.77%) Low Latency
19 89 (3.72%) Electronic Trading
20 87 (3.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2390 (100.00%) C#
2 898 (37.57%) SQL
3 856 (35.82%) JavaScript
4 219 (9.16%) T-SQL
5 169 (7.07%) C++
6 158 (6.61%) Java
7 142 (5.94%) VB.NET
8 75 (3.14%) VB
9 73 (3.05%) Python
10 69 (2.89%) VBA
11 43 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 37 (1.55%) Ruby
12 37 (1.55%) XAML
13 33 (1.38%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.21%) PHP
15 25 (1.05%) VB6
16 23 (0.96%) C
17 19 (0.79%) TypeScript
18 18 (0.75%) Scala
19 14 (0.59%) F#
Qualifications
1 121 (5.06%) Degree
2 84 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 55 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.71%) DV Cleared
4 17 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.50%) MCP
6 9 (0.38%) PhD
7 8 (0.33%) MCAD
7 8 (0.33%) MCPD
7 8 (0.33%) MCSD
8 6 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.17%) ISEB
9 4 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.17%) MCITP
10 3 (0.13%) HNC
10 3 (0.13%) HND
11 2 (0.084%) MCTS
12 1 (0.042%) CISSP
12 1 (0.042%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.05%) QA
2 14 (0.59%) MiFID
3 13 (0.54%) SDET
4 10 (0.42%) SLA
5 8 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.13%) ISO13485
8 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.042%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.042%) EMIR
9 1 (0.042%) GMP
9 1 (0.042%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.042%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.042%) WAI
9 1 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.25%) Docker
3 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.084%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.042%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.042%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 30 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.42%) Ansible
3 8 (0.33%) SCOM
4 7 (0.29%) Puppet
5 6 (0.25%) Kibana
6 4 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.13%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.084%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.084%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.084%) Grafana
8 2 (0.084%) logstash
8 2 (0.084%) MOM
8 2 (0.084%) StatsD
9 1 (0.042%) Control-M
9 1 (0.042%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.042%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 446 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 195 (8.16%) Oracle
3 43 (1.80%) EPiServer
4 42 (1.76%) Sitecore
5 32 (1.34%) Xamarin
6 31 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 22 (0.92%) Google
8 19 (0.79%) SAP
9 17 (0.71%) DevExpress
9 17 (0.71%) Sybase
10 16 (0.67%) Telerik
10 16 (0.67%) Twitter
11 15 (0.63%) ION Trading
12 13 (0.54%) Reuters
13 11 (0.46%) Infragistics
14 10 (0.42%) Atlassian
14 10 (0.42%) IBM
14 10 (0.42%) Informatica
14 10 (0.42%) RedGate
15 8 (0.33%) Ektron
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 52 minutes ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £650 to £700 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day 3-6 months contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £319 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago