The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Developer
Rank 601 531 552
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +21
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 15 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.11% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 13
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£363 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.28% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- +9.77%

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
51713 48167 48748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.71% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32673 29142 27386
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2096 2586
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

C# Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Software Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -62 13 £338 +5.46% 54
South East -41 5 £325 +1.56% 12
London +1 4 - - 5
East of England -11 3 £400 +45.45% 6
Hampshire -30 2 £338 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £400 - 1
City of London +17 1 - - 3
West Yorkshire -3 1 - - 2
Leeds -6 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -7 1 - - 7
Ipswich - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £325 - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 - 2
St Albans - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £350 -
Preston - - - -
Reading - - - - 2
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Skipton - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - - 1

C# Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited C# Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Software Developer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (85.71%) .NET
3 32 (65.31%) SQL
4 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
6 23 (46.94%) MVC
7 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
8 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
9 16 (32.65%) WCF
9 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
11 14 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 14 (28.57%) WPF
12 13 (26.53%) TDD
13 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
13 12 (24.49%) HTML
14 11 (22.45%) jQuery
15 10 (20.41%) CSS
15 10 (20.41%) Windows
15 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (18.37%) Scrum
17 8 (16.33%) Finance
17 8 (16.33%) Oracle
17 8 (16.33%) Banking
17 8 (16.33%) HTML5
17 8 (16.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 7 (14.29%) MVVM
19 6 (12.24%) BDD

C# Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited C# Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Maya
2 1 (2.04%) 3ds Max
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.16%) Modbus
2 2 (4.08%) MQTT
3 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (6.12%) DTS
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.04%) RavenDB
8 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) MSTest
5 1 (2.04%) Moq
5 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.04%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) Xcode
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
1 8 (16.33%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Back Office
4 2 (4.08%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
4 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (32.65%) WCF
6 14 (28.57%) WPF
7 12 (24.49%) HTML
8 11 (22.45%) jQuery
9 10 (20.41%) CSS
10 8 (16.33%) HTML5
10 8 (16.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (10.20%) Silverlight
11 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (10.20%) Web Services
12 4 (8.16%) XML
12 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET
12 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
12 4 (8.16%) ServiceStack
12 4 (8.16%) CSS3
12 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) Kinect
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.04%) Equities
4 1 (2.04%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.04%) IPTV
4 1 (2.04%) Derivative
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Physics
4 1 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) MVC
2 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
3 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.53%) TDD
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) MVVM
7 6 (12.24%) OOD
7 6 (12.24%) UML
7 6 (12.24%) OO
7 6 (12.24%) BDD
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.16%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.12%) Workflow
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
10 3 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.12%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) XAML
6 2 (4.08%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) Lua
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCTS
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Sybase
4 3 (6.12%) Telerik
5 2 (4.08%) Siemens
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
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