The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C# Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Programmer
UK
Rank 576 588 567
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 15 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.059% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.062% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 20
Median daily rate £320 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £298 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.56% -20.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
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 £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

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

C# Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

C# Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C# Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

C# Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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 +26 13 £425 +21.42% 23
London +15 8 £600 +65.51% 7
South East +23 3 £250 - 4
Scotland +28 2 £315 -1.56% 1
Dunfermline +2 2 £315 -1.56%
Fife 0 2 £315 -1.56%
Reading - 2 £250 -
Berkshire - 2 £250 -
Staffordshire 0 1 £249 -9.45% 1
West Midlands -9 1 £249 -9.45% 2
South West - 1 £425 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £275 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £249 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 - 1

C# Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, C# Programmer 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# Programmer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 9 (36.00%) SOA
6 9 (36.00%) Front Office
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) VBA
7 6 (24.00%) WCF
8 5 (20.00%) Fund Management
8 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Fixed Income
8 5 (20.00%) Equities
8 5 (20.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) Sybase
9 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
9 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking

C# Programmer 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Bower
2 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Front Office
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Games
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) LINQ
6 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) Middleware
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js
7 2 (8.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (8.00%) WPF
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Equities
1 5 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (20.00%) Fund Management
5 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
8 2 (8.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.00%) MVVM
8 2 (8.00%) OO
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) VBA
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Mercator
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Perforce
4 1 (4.00%) RedGate
London
TRG
Rate: 300-400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago