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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Developer
Rank 565 520 501
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -19
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 17 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.079% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.085% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 24
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£395 £300 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% -41.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £238 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00

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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 -46 16 £373 +24.16% 58
South East -11 7 £350 +16.66% 15
South West -6 4 £410 - 6
Hampshire -11 4 £350 - 4
Southampton - 3 £350 - 1
City of London +13 2 £318 -1.16% 2
West Midlands -4 2 £343 +24.54% 4
London -5 2 £318 -9.28% 8
Gloucestershire - 2 £415 - 1
East of England +9 1 £225 -10.00% 8
Cambridge +2 1 £225 -32.83% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £225 -32.83% 4
Birmingham -5 1 £290 +22.10%
Cheltenham - 1 £405 - 1
Dorking - 1 £425 - 1
Oxford - 1 £288 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £288 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £395 -
Surrey - 1 £425 - 4
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 4
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 4
East Midlands - - - - 3
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - - 4

C# Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 9 (30.00%) MVC
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) WCF
9 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
9 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (20.00%) CSS
10 6 (20.00%) OO
11 5 (16.67%) C++
11 5 (16.67%) OOD
11 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 5 (16.67%) jQuery
12 4 (13.33%) TDD
12 4 (13.33%) Scrum
12 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
12 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 4 (13.33%) Oracle
12 4 (13.33%) Python
12 4 (13.33%) Windows
12 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (10.00%) WebSockets

C# Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) Maya
1 1 (3.33%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) Modbus
2 3 (10.00%) MQTT
3 1 (3.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (3.33%) 3G
3 1 (3.33%) 2G
3 1 (3.33%) LTE
3 1 (3.33%) 4G
3 1 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.33%) DTS
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) NetAdvantage
5 1 (3.33%) Xcode
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.33%) Moq
5 1 (3.33%) NSubstitute
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) WCF
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) WPF
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) WebSockets
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) HTML5
7 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Streaming Video
1 2 (6.67%) DTV
1 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.33%) Kinect
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.33%) Equities
2 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (3.33%) Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Physics
2 1 (3.33%) Telematics
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) MVC
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
3 6 (20.00%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) OOD
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) IronPython
6 3 (10.00%) VC++
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) VBA
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Lua
8 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) VCP4
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Infragistics
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