The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Lead C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead C# Developer
Rank 627 637 624
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 20 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.040% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 14
Median daily rate £413 £544 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £390 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £658 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £386
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
51191 54614 52615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33346 34728 31784
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2049 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Lead C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Lead C# Developer in the job title.

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 30 August 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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +1 18 £400 -26.43% 34
London -23 8 £513 -14.58% 8
West Midlands - 6 £400 - 2
Coventry - 3 £400 -
South East +13 2 £380 -20.00% 3
East of England - 2 £525 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £400 -
Edinburgh - 2 £431 -
Scotland - 2 £431 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £525 -
City of London +22 1 £550 -15.38%
Surrey +4 1 £380 -24.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £525 -
Berkshire - 1 - -

Lead C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Lead C# 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 Lead C# Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (89.13%) .NET
3 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) SQL
5 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
7 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 18 (39.13%) .NET Framework
8 16 (34.78%) MVC
9 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
9 15 (32.61%) Web Services
10 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
11 12 (26.09%) Degree
11 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
12 11 (23.91%) WCF
12 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (21.74%) Scrum
13 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
14 9 (19.57%) TDD
14 9 (19.57%) UML
14 9 (19.57%) Finance
14 9 (19.57%) V-Model
14 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
14 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (17.39%) Java
15 8 (17.39%) jQuery
16 7 (15.22%) XML

Lead C# 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 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.35%) Sitefinity
4 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (4.35%) MySQL
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.17%) Ingres
6 1 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.35%) NSubstitute
3 2 (4.35%) NUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Moq
4 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (89.13%) .NET
2 18 (39.13%) .NET Framework
2 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 15 (32.61%) Web Services
4 11 (23.91%) WCF
5 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (17.39%) jQuery
8 7 (15.22%) HTML
8 7 (15.22%) REST
8 7 (15.22%) XML
9 5 (10.87%) Ajax
9 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.70%) CSS
10 4 (8.70%) Entity Framework
11 3 (6.52%) LINQ
11 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (6.52%) SOAP
11 3 (6.52%) WPF
12 2 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.35%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) RIA
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) MVC
3 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.74%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
5 9 (19.57%) UML
5 9 (19.57%) V-Model
5 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.87%) BDD
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) OO
8 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.52%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) Scala
8 2 (4.35%) COBOL
9 1 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (2.17%) Clojure
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Kibana
2 1 (2.17%) Grafana
2 1 (2.17%) logstash
2 1 (2.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Telerik
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.17%) Tableau
3 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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