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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Programmer
Rank 629 618 600
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs requiring a C# Programmer 9 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.057% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.060% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 24
Median daily rate £310 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £330 £368
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -10.20%
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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
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
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
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 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 2016.

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 16 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 6 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 -15 8 £338 -3.57% 20
London -8 4 £600 +71.42% 3
South East +12 2 £263 -43.24% 2
Scotland +7 1 £310 -3.12% 1
East of England +4 1 - - 10
Dunfermline +4 1 £310 -3.12%
Fife +1 1 £310 -3.12%
Oxfordshire -3 1 £275 -45.00%
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
Reading - 1 £250 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 5
Nottingham - 1 £400 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £275 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £250 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 5

C# Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) WCF
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Front Office
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Sybase
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 4 (22.22%) WPF
7 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
7 4 (22.22%) Quantitative Finance
8 3 (16.67%) SOLID
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) C
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) Tuxedo

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 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Play
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Bower
2 1 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Front Office
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) WCF
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
5 4 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) Kendo UI
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Equities
4 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Quantitative Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) SOLID
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Fund Management
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Sybase
2 2 (11.11%) Mercator
3 1 (5.56%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) RedGate
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