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 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# Software Developer
UK
Rank 489 525 544
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +19
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 102 93 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 46 31
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +34.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +34.32%

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# 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 19 January 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 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 +53 98 £350 +7.69% 133
London +13 27 £463 +23.33% 19
South East +38 24 £325 +20.93% 24
South West +29 17 £275 -25.67% 16
East of England +14 8 £350 +7.69% 9
East Midlands +7 8 £363 +0.76% 5
City of London -9 7 £421 +29.53% 6
Devon - 7 £220 -
Berkshire +18 6 £325 +44.44% 3
Hampshire +17 5 £475 +65.21% 5
Bristol +4 5 £350 -5.40% 6
Cambridgeshire - 5 £350 - 6
Oxfordshire - 5 £400 - 6
Maidenhead - 5 £325 -
Cambridge - 5 £350 - 5
Leicester +18 4 £363 -
Leicestershire +7 4 £363 +0.76% 1
Yorkshire -4 4 £303 -5.46% 20
North East -9 4 £350 -16.66% 4
Tyne and Wear -13 4 £350 -16.66% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 4 £350 -16.66% 3
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 - 3
Nottingham - 4 - - 3
Plymouth - 4 £220 -
North West +17 3 - - 19
West Yorkshire -3 3 £330 +3.12% 10
West Midlands -11 3 £325 -9.72% 17
Suffolk - 3 £325 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £275 -

C# Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 200 (100.00%) C#
2 162 (81.00%) .NET
3 102 (51.00%) MVC
4 98 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (47.50%) JavaScript
6 91 (45.50%) ASP.NET
7 87 (43.50%) SQL Server
8 84 (42.00%) SQL
9 74 (37.00%) HTML
10 70 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 58 (29.00%) Microsoft
12 57 (28.50%) CSS
12 57 (28.50%) jQuery
13 50 (25.00%) Scrum
14 48 (24.00%) TDD
14 48 (24.00%) Web Services
15 44 (22.00%) Finance
15 44 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 42 (21.00%) AngularJS
16 42 (21.00%) WCF
17 39 (19.50%) .NET Framework
18 37 (18.50%) OO
18 37 (18.50%) REST
19 36 (18.00%) SOAP
20 32 (16.00%) Visual Studio
21 30 (15.00%) XML
22 28 (14.00%) Oracle
22 28 (14.00%) Unit Testing
22 28 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
23 27 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server

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 9 (4.50%) IIS
2 4 (2.00%) CMS
2 4 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.50%) Apache
3 3 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.50%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) Documentum
5 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (6.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.50%) RMDS
2 1 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.00%) PaaS
3 3 (1.50%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (1.50%) GitHub
3 3 (1.50%) IaaS
3 3 (1.50%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.50%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.50%) Extranet
1 3 (1.50%) Intranet
1 3 (1.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.00%) VoIP
3 1 (0.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.50%) Broadband
3 1 (0.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.50%) PBX
3 1 (0.50%) Profibus
3 1 (0.50%) Skype
3 1 (0.50%) SNMP
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.50%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (8.50%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.50%) MySQL
9 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.50%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.50%) Power BI
11 3 (1.50%) QlikView
11 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 27 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.00%) Selenium
5 10 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.50%) Moq
6 9 (4.50%) MSTest
6 9 (4.50%) NUnit
7 8 (4.00%) JIRA
8 7 (3.50%) Mockito
9 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.00%) Subversion
10 5 (2.50%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.00%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.00%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.00%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.50%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.50%) Maven
12 3 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (1.50%) Rational Robot
General
1 44 (22.00%) Finance
2 18 (9.00%) Manufacturing
3 17 (8.50%) Marketing
4 16 (8.00%) Electronics
4 16 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.50%) Banking
6 4 (2.00%) Back Office
6 4 (2.00%) Legal
6 4 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.50%) Front Office
8 2 (1.00%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.50%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (81.00%) .NET
2 91 (45.50%) ASP.NET
3 74 (37.00%) HTML
4 70 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (28.50%) CSS
5 57 (28.50%) jQuery
6 48 (24.00%) Web Services
7 44 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (21.00%) AngularJS
8 42 (21.00%) WCF
9 39 (19.50%) .NET Framework
10 37 (18.50%) REST
11 36 (18.00%) SOAP
12 30 (15.00%) XML
13 26 (13.00%) WPF
14 23 (11.50%) Entity Framework
14 23 (11.50%) JSON
15 21 (10.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (9.50%) HTML5
17 17 (8.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.50%) LIMS
3 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.50%) User Experience
5 2 (1.00%) Derivative
5 2 (1.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.50%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.50%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.50%) NHS
6 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.50%) W3C
6 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.50%) Windows
2 12 (6.00%) Linux
3 5 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.00%) Android
4 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.00%) Unix
5 2 (1.00%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.00%) MVC
2 98 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (25.00%) Scrum
4 48 (24.00%) TDD
5 37 (18.50%) OO
6 28 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 27 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (11.00%) OOD
9 20 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 18 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (7.50%) OOP
12 14 (7.00%) BDD
12 14 (7.00%) Programme Management
13 13 (6.50%) Automated Testing
13 13 (6.50%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (6.00%) MVVM
15 11 (5.50%) SDLC
15 11 (5.50%) Web Development
16 10 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (5.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 200 (100.00%) C#
2 95 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 84 (42.00%) SQL
4 25 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 17 (8.50%) Java
6 16 (8.00%) C++
7 9 (4.50%) Python
7 9 (4.50%) VB
7 9 (4.50%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.00%) Ruby
10 5 (2.50%) PHP
11 4 (2.00%) Scala
11 4 (2.00%) VB6
12 3 (1.50%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.50%) XAML
13 2 (1.00%) ES6
13 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.00%) VC++
13 2 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (8.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.50%) Degree
3 11 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) MCAD
4 2 (1.00%) MCSD
4 2 (1.00%) MCTS
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
2 4 (2.00%) ISO13485
3 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.50%) SDET
4 2 (1.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (1.00%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.50%) EMIR
5 1 (0.50%) MiFID
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 58 (29.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.00%) Oracle
3 14 (7.00%) SAP
4 5 (2.50%) Telerik
5 3 (1.50%) Tableau
6 2 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.00%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.50%) Apple
7 1 (0.50%) Charles River
7 1 (0.50%) Coverity
7 1 (0.50%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.50%) Google
7 1 (0.50%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.50%) Perforce
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.50%) Reuters
7 1 (0.50%) Sage
7 1 (0.50%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
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