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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Software Developer
Rank 574 526 521
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 77 98 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 65 68
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £299 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £38.63 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 - £29.00

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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -21 72 £350 +7.69% 133
London -9 26 £425 +13.33% 17
South East -11 16 £350 +9.37% 42
South West +6 13 £350 - 4
Oxfordshire +13 8 £350 - 7
Yorkshire -1 7 £320 -1.53% 17
West Yorkshire -12 7 £320 -1.53% 7
Leeds -13 6 £320 - 3
Oxford - 6 £350 - 1
East Midlands +18 4 £246 -24.23% 5
Somerset +15 3 - - 1
Wales +7 3 £363 +11.53%
Hampshire +4 3 £290 -35.55% 18
South Wales 0 3 £363 +11.53%
Leicestershire -2 3 £130 -61.19% 1
Kent - 3 £318 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £328 - 1
Folkestone - 3 £318 -
Kegworth - 3 £130 -
East of England +6 2 £400 +53.84% 20
West Midlands -11 2 £350 +12.00% 5
Hook - 2 £290 -
Exeter - 2 £323 -
Swindon - 2 £375 -
Devon - 2 £323 -
Wiltshire - 2 £375 -
City of London +28 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - - 12
Bradford +8 1 - - 1
Glasgow +4 1 £275 -35.29%

C# Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 165 (100.00%) C#
2 137 (83.03%) .NET
3 93 (56.36%) ASP.NET
4 89 (53.94%) SQL Server
5 87 (52.73%) MVC
6 83 (50.30%) JavaScript
7 70 (42.42%) SQL
8 68 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (37.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (32.73%) .NET Framework
11 50 (30.30%) HTML
12 49 (29.70%) Software Engineering
13 48 (29.09%) jQuery
14 47 (28.48%) Microsoft
15 41 (24.85%) CSS
16 38 (23.03%) Visual Studio
17 37 (22.42%) Scrum
18 36 (21.82%) TDD
19 33 (20.00%) OO
20 30 (18.18%) Finance
20 30 (18.18%) WCF
21 29 (17.58%) AngularJS
22 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET Web API
23 26 (15.76%) Oracle
24 25 (15.15%) Windows
25 24 (14.55%) Web Development
25 24 (14.55%) Entity Framework
25 24 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
26 21 (12.73%) Banking
26 21 (12.73%) Unit Testing

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 6 (3.64%) IIS
1 6 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.03%) CMS
3 4 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.42%) Node.js
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) Confluence
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Revit
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.82%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.21%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.42%) HTTP
2 4 (2.42%) SNMP
2 4 (2.42%) VoIP
3 3 (1.82%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) AMQP
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (53.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.85%) NoSQL
2 8 (4.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.24%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.64%) MySQL
5 5 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.82%) Redis
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) DB2
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) MS Access
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (23.03%) Visual Studio
2 24 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.27%) NUnit
4 8 (4.85%) MSTest
5 5 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.42%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (2.42%) Selenium
6 4 (2.42%) StarTeam
6 4 (2.42%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.82%) Grunt
7 3 (1.82%) gulp
7 3 (1.82%) JIRA
7 3 (1.82%) Protractor
7 3 (1.82%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.82%) Subversion
8 2 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.21%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (18.18%) Finance
2 21 (12.73%) Banking
3 16 (9.70%) Marketing
4 9 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.85%) Electronics
5 8 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.24%) Back Office
7 6 (3.64%) Legal
8 3 (1.82%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.21%) Games
9 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.21%) Law
9 2 (1.21%) Retail
10 1 (0.61%) Advertising
10 1 (0.61%) Avionics
10 1 (0.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) Military
10 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (83.03%) .NET
2 93 (56.36%) ASP.NET
3 62 (37.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (32.73%) .NET Framework
5 50 (30.30%) HTML
6 48 (29.09%) jQuery
7 41 (24.85%) CSS
8 30 (18.18%) WCF
9 29 (17.58%) AngularJS
10 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (14.55%) Entity Framework
12 18 (10.91%) HTML5
12 18 (10.91%) Web Services
12 18 (10.91%) XML
13 15 (9.09%) JSON
13 15 (9.09%) WPF
14 14 (8.48%) REST
15 11 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (6.06%) LINQ
17 9 (5.45%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.64%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.82%) NHS
4 3 (1.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.21%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.21%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) Fintech
6 1 (0.61%) Life Science
6 1 (0.61%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.61%) Physics
6 1 (0.61%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.61%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (1.82%) Linux
2 3 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.21%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (52.73%) MVC
2 68 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (29.70%) Software Engineering
4 37 (22.42%) Scrum
5 36 (21.82%) TDD
6 33 (20.00%) OO
7 24 (14.55%) Web Development
8 21 (12.73%) Unit Testing
9 19 (11.52%) E-Commerce
10 17 (10.30%) OOP
11 15 (9.09%) OOD
12 12 (7.27%) Investment Management
13 11 (6.67%) BDD
13 11 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.67%) SOA
14 8 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (4.85%) Migration
14 8 (4.85%) Programme Management
14 8 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) C#
2 83 (50.30%) JavaScript
3 70 (42.42%) SQL
4 19 (11.52%) Java
5 18 (10.91%) C++
6 17 (10.30%) VB.NET
7 16 (9.70%) Ruby
8 13 (7.88%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.06%) C
10 9 (5.45%) Python
11 6 (3.64%) Perl
11 6 (3.64%) VBA
12 4 (2.42%) Scala
13 3 (1.82%) F#
13 3 (1.82%) PHP
13 3 (1.82%) VB
14 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.21%) VBScript
15 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) PhD
5 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.61%) HND
6 1 (0.61%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.61%) HL7
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.82%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (28.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.76%) Oracle
3 8 (4.85%) SAP
4 4 (2.42%) Coverity
5 3 (1.82%) Apple
5 3 (1.82%) Twitter
6 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.21%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.21%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.61%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) Infor
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) Sage
7 1 (0.61%) Siemens
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.61%) Splunk
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
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