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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Software Developer
UK
Rank 486 536 569
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +33
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 116 91 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 47 43
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.25 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.65% +11.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+47.65% +11.19%

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 +71 114 £350 +7.69% 129
London +31 36 £500 +25.00% 26
South East +45 29 £325 +36.84% 33
South West +14 17 £275 -26.66% 7
City of London +14 11 £500 +53.84% 5
East of England +9 10 £300 -7.69% 13
Devon - 9 £220 -
Hampshire - 9 £319 - 9
North East -6 8 £340 +5.42% 3
Berkshire +16 6 £325 +44.44% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 6 £350 +8.52% 1
Tyne and Wear -15 6 £350 +8.52% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £375 - 9
Yorkshire +5 5 £375 +17.18% 11
Bristol +2 5 £353 -6.00% 1
Hertfordshire +2 5 £275 -15.38% 3
Plymouth - 5 £220 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £275 - 7
East Midlands +11 4 - - 7
West Yorkshire +2 4 £381 +19.14% 7
Leeds -7 4 £381 +19.14% 3
St Albans - 4 £275 - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £325 -
Oxford - 4 £365 - 3
Nottingham - 4 - - 2
Exeter - 4 £275 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 4
North West +17 3 - - 15
Somerset +5 3 £313 -34.21% 2
Taunton 0 3 £313 -34.21% 1

C# Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 214 (100.00%) C#
2 171 (79.91%) .NET
3 108 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (47.66%) JavaScript
5 101 (47.20%) MVC
6 96 (44.86%) SQL
7 92 (42.99%) ASP.NET
8 85 (39.72%) SQL Server
9 72 (33.64%) HTML
10 69 (32.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (26.64%) CSS
12 53 (24.77%) TDD
13 52 (24.30%) Microsoft
14 50 (23.36%) Web Services
14 50 (23.36%) jQuery
15 49 (22.90%) Scrum
15 49 (22.90%) ASP.NET Web API
16 45 (21.03%) AngularJS
17 42 (19.63%) Finance
17 42 (19.63%) .NET Framework
18 41 (19.16%) WCF
19 36 (16.82%) WPF
20 34 (15.89%) XML
20 34 (15.89%) OO
21 33 (15.42%) Visual Studio
22 32 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
23 31 (14.49%) REST
23 31 (14.49%) SOAP
24 30 (14.02%) T-SQL
25 29 (13.55%) Windows

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 4 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.87%) CMS
1 4 (1.87%) IIS
1 4 (1.87%) NServiceBus
2 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.93%) EPiServer
2 2 (0.93%) GeoServer
2 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.47%) Documentum
3 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.47%) SAS
3 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (4.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.47%) RMDS
2 1 (0.47%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.74%) PaaS
3 3 (1.40%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (1.40%) IaaS
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Asana
4 1 (0.47%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) VoIP
2 4 (1.87%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.40%) Extranet
3 3 (1.40%) Intranet
4 2 (0.93%) HTTP
4 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.47%) Broadband
5 1 (0.47%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.47%) PBX
5 1 (0.47%) Profibus
5 1 (0.47%) Skype
5 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (39.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (7.01%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.14%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.40%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.40%) GIS
9 3 (1.40%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.40%) Power BI
9 3 (1.40%) QlikView
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.93%) MySQL
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (15.42%) Visual Studio
2 32 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (9.81%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.14%) Moq
4 11 (5.14%) NUnit
5 10 (4.67%) MSTest
5 10 (4.67%) Selenium
5 10 (4.67%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.21%) Mockito
7 5 (2.34%) ClearCase
7 5 (2.34%) Subversion
8 4 (1.87%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.40%) Grunt
9 3 (1.40%) JIRA
9 3 (1.40%) Protractor
9 3 (1.40%) Rational Robot
10 2 (0.93%) ERwin
10 2 (0.93%) Log4Net
10 2 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 42 (19.63%) Finance
2 13 (6.07%) Electronics
2 13 (6.07%) Manufacturing
2 13 (6.07%) Marketing
3 12 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.34%) Banking
5 4 (1.87%) Back Office
5 4 (1.87%) Front Office
6 3 (1.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (79.91%) .NET
2 92 (42.99%) ASP.NET
3 72 (33.64%) HTML
4 69 (32.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (26.64%) CSS
6 50 (23.36%) jQuery
6 50 (23.36%) Web Services
7 49 (22.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (21.03%) AngularJS
9 42 (19.63%) .NET Framework
10 41 (19.16%) WCF
11 36 (16.82%) WPF
12 34 (15.89%) XML
13 31 (14.49%) REST
13 31 (14.49%) SOAP
14 25 (11.68%) Entity Framework
15 23 (10.75%) RESTful
16 16 (7.48%) JSON
17 15 (7.01%) HTML5
17 15 (7.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.34%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.40%) Derivative
5 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.47%) NHS
6 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.47%) W3C
6 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.55%) Windows
2 14 (6.54%) Linux
3 7 (3.27%) Android
3 7 (3.27%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.27%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.93%) Solaris
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
5 1 (0.47%) Unix
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (47.20%) MVC
3 53 (24.77%) TDD
4 49 (22.90%) Scrum
5 34 (15.89%) OO
6 27 (12.62%) Software Engineering
6 27 (12.62%) Unit Testing
7 21 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.94%) OOP
9 16 (7.48%) SDLC
10 15 (7.01%) OOD
11 13 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.61%) BDD
13 11 (5.14%) Programme Management
13 11 (5.14%) Web Development
14 10 (4.67%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (4.21%) Dependency Injection
15 9 (4.21%) SOLID
15 9 (4.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 214 (100.00%) C#
2 102 (47.66%) JavaScript
3 96 (44.86%) SQL
4 30 (14.02%) T-SQL
5 23 (10.75%) Java
6 14 (6.54%) C++
7 12 (5.61%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.14%) VB
9 9 (4.21%) Python
10 8 (3.74%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.34%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.87%) C
12 4 (1.87%) Ruby
12 4 (1.87%) Scala
12 4 (1.87%) VB6
13 3 (1.40%) Perl
13 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.40%) XAML
14 2 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (8.41%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.27%) Degree
4 2 (0.93%) MBA
4 2 (0.93%) MCAD
4 2 (0.93%) MCSD
4 2 (0.93%) MCTS
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.47%) EMIR
3 1 (0.47%) MiFID
3 1 (0.47%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Kibana
1 1 (0.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 52 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.21%) Oracle
3 11 (5.14%) SAP
4 5 (2.34%) Telerik
5 4 (1.87%) Sybase
6 3 (1.40%) Apple
6 3 (1.40%) Tableau
7 2 (0.93%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.93%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.93%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.93%) Sun
8 1 (0.47%) Charles River
8 1 (0.47%) Google
8 1 (0.47%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.47%) Perforce
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.47%) Reuters
8 1 (0.47%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
County Durham
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago