The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead C# 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 Lead C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead C# Developer
Rank 609 592 569
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 17 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.039% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.041% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 15
Average daily rate £475 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £321 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £685 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £356 £410
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead C# Developer within the UK.

Lead C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Lead C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead C# Developer within the UK.

Lead C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 17 £475 -9.52% 31
South East +18 5 £475 +5.55% 2
London +4 5 £638 -6.93% 12
East Midlands - 3 - - 2
Surrey - 3 £475 -
Nottingham - 3 - - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Coventry -7 2 £495 +27.74%
West Midlands -11 2 £495 +27.74% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £360 -20.00%
Milton Keynes +2 1 £360 -20.00%
East of England +1 1 £375 - 2
Manchester -16 1 £425 +54.54% 2
North West -18 1 £425 +54.54% 3
Essex - 1 £375 -
Stockport - 1 £425 - 1
Kent - 1 £450 -

Lead C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead C# 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 Lead C# Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (92.11%) .NET
3 21 (55.26%) MVC
4 20 (52.63%) TDD
5 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 13 (34.21%) HTML
9 12 (31.58%) Web Services
10 11 (28.95%) Web Development
11 10 (26.32%) CSS
11 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (23.68%) BDD
12 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
12 9 (23.68%) Scrum
12 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) Windows
14 7 (18.42%) Finance
14 7 (18.42%) WCF
14 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
14 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
15 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
15 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (15.79%) SDLC
15 6 (15.79%) RESTful
15 6 (15.79%) WPF
15 6 (15.79%) CMS

Lead C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead C# 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 Lead C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) CMS
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Ingres
4 2 (5.26%) RavenDB
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) NuGet
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (34.21%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) Web Services
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (26.32%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
6 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
6 7 (18.42%) WCF
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (15.79%) RESTful
7 6 (15.79%) WPF
8 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) WinForms
9 4 (10.53%) XHTML
9 4 (10.53%) XML
10 3 (7.89%) jQuery
10 3 (7.89%) Ninject
10 3 (7.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Blog
1 4 (10.53%) Fintech
1 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) SUSE
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) MVC
2 20 (52.63%) TDD
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (28.95%) Web Development
6 9 (23.68%) BDD
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 5 (13.16%) OO
9 4 (10.53%) DevOps
9 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Workflow
10 3 (7.89%) Document Management
10 3 (7.89%) Line Management
10 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (7.89%) SEO
10 3 (7.89%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.63%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.63%) Syncfusion
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