The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C# Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Software Developer
Rank 555 576 555
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 79 88 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 68 57
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

C# Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C# Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

C# Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C# Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

C# Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C# Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

C# Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C# Software 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# Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +3 69 £350 -6.66% 160
London +1 22 £400 -27.27% 22
South West +11 15 £350 - 20
East of England +20 7 £485 +38.57% 14
South East +9 7 £388 -3.12% 35
Bedfordshire +2 6 £485 - 1
West Midlands -29 6 £375 +25.00% 15
Luton - 6 £485 -
Scotland +12 5 £270 -12.19% 2
Wales +27 4 - - 5
South Wales +25 4 - - 3
City of London +16 4 £350 -36.36% 9
North West +13 4 £350 +7.69% 16
Berkshire +11 4 £388 +10.71% 8
East Midlands +1 4 £300 -6.25% 12
Yorkshire -7 4 £350 +2.94% 21
Merseyside +12 3 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire -6 3 £335 -1.47% 15
Leeds -8 3 £335 -1.47% 6
Southport - 3 £350 - 1
Inverness - 3 £270 -
Devon - 3 £288 - 3
Highlands - 3 £270 -
Staffordshire 0 2 £350 +16.66% 5
Burton-upon-Trent -2 2 £350 +16.66%
Birmingham - 2 £400 - 3
Exeter - 2 £288 -
Solihull - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £400 - 2
Leicestershire - 2 £175 - 4

C# Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, C# Software 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# Software Developer in the job title.

1 156 (100.00%) C#
2 123 (78.85%) .NET
3 78 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 76 (48.72%) ASP.NET
5 75 (48.08%) SQL Server
6 72 (46.15%) MVC
7 67 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (39.10%) SQL
9 53 (33.97%) HTML
10 50 (32.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (31.41%) jQuery
12 48 (30.77%) Microsoft
13 44 (28.21%) Finance
14 43 (27.56%) Scrum
14 43 (27.56%) CSS
15 41 (26.28%) Software Engineering
16 38 (24.36%) Visual Studio
17 36 (23.08%) AngularJS
18 35 (22.44%) TDD
19 34 (21.79%) .NET Framework
20 33 (21.15%) Oracle
21 30 (19.23%) OO
22 29 (18.59%) WCF
22 29 (18.59%) ASP.NET Web API
23 26 (16.67%) HTML5
23 26 (16.67%) C++
24 25 (16.03%) Java
24 25 (16.03%) REST
25 24 (15.38%) Windows
26 22 (14.10%) SOAP

C# Software 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 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.97%) IIS
3 9 (5.77%) CMS
4 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.92%) Apache
5 3 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.64%) Confluence
7 1 (0.64%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.64%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.64%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) Revit
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.28%) GitHub
3 2 (1.28%) Office 365
3 2 (1.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.85%) SNMP
2 6 (3.85%) VoIP
3 3 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.05%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.13%) MySQL
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.64%) DB2
10 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.64%) MS Access
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.64%) Redis
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (24.36%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.77%) JIRA
4 8 (5.13%) Selenium
5 7 (4.49%) NUnit
5 7 (4.49%) SpecFlow
6 6 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (3.85%) StarTeam
6 6 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (3.21%) Subversion
7 5 (3.21%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.56%) Ant
8 4 (2.56%) JBehave
8 4 (2.56%) JUnit
8 4 (2.56%) Maven
8 4 (2.56%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.56%) TestNG
General
1 44 (28.21%) Finance
2 21 (13.46%) Banking
3 20 (12.82%) Marketing
4 15 (9.62%) Manufacturing
5 14 (8.97%) Electronics
5 14 (8.97%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.49%) Legal
7 6 (3.85%) Front Office
8 4 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.92%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.28%) Back Office
10 2 (1.28%) Games
10 2 (1.28%) Law
10 2 (1.28%) Retail
11 1 (0.64%) Advertising
11 1 (0.64%) French Language
11 1 (0.64%) German Language
11 1 (0.64%) Military
11 1 (0.64%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (78.85%) .NET
2 76 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 53 (33.97%) HTML
4 50 (32.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (31.41%) jQuery
6 43 (27.56%) CSS
7 36 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 34 (21.79%) .NET Framework
9 29 (18.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (18.59%) WCF
10 26 (16.67%) HTML5
11 25 (16.03%) REST
12 22 (14.10%) JSON
12 22 (14.10%) SOAP
12 22 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (12.82%) Web Services
14 14 (8.97%) Entity Framework
14 14 (8.97%) XML
15 10 (6.41%) WPF
16 6 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.21%) LIMS
3 5 (3.21%) User Experience
4 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.28%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.64%) Derivative
6 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.64%) Fintech
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (4.49%) Linux
3 6 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.56%) Unix
5 2 (1.28%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (46.15%) MVC
2 67 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.56%) Scrum
4 41 (26.28%) Software Engineering
5 35 (22.44%) TDD
6 30 (19.23%) OO
7 20 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 18 (11.54%) BDD
8 18 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (11.54%) OOD
9 13 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 11 (7.05%) UML
11 9 (5.77%) Automated Testing
11 9 (5.77%) Test Automation
11 9 (5.77%) Web Development
12 8 (5.13%) Investment Management
12 8 (5.13%) MVVM
12 8 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 156 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 61 (39.10%) SQL
4 26 (16.67%) C++
5 25 (16.03%) Java
6 13 (8.33%) Ruby
6 13 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 11 (7.05%) C
8 9 (5.77%) Python
9 7 (4.49%) PHP
9 7 (4.49%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.85%) Perl
10 6 (3.85%) VB
11 5 (3.21%) VBA
12 3 (1.92%) VBScript
13 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.28%) Scala
13 2 (1.28%) XPath
14 1 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Degree
2 13 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) HNC
3 2 (1.28%) HND
4 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
2 7 (4.49%) SDET
3 5 (3.21%) ISO 14001
3 5 (3.21%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.56%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (1.28%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.64%) Kibana
2 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.15%) Oracle
3 13 (8.33%) SAP
4 6 (3.85%) Coverity
5 3 (1.92%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.92%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.28%) Apple
6 2 (1.28%) IBM
6 2 (1.28%) Sage
7 1 (0.64%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.64%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) Lotus
7 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.64%) Splunk
7 1 (0.64%) Telerik
7 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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