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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead C# Developer
Rank 612 641 620
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 24 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.042% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 14
Median daily rate £413 £505 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.31% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £395 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £655 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 24 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 1 October 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 +19 22 £400 -20.79% 35
London -1 9 £513 -16.32% 11
West Midlands - 4 £400 - 1
South West +16 2 £370 -7.50% 5
South East +11 2 £380 -20.00% 7
East of England - 2 £426 - 1
Scotland - 2 £431 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 - - 3
Gateshead - 2 - - 2
Edinburgh - 2 £431 -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
North East - 2 - - 3
City of London +17 1 £550 -15.38% 2
Surrey +9 1 £380 -24.00%
East Midlands -12 1 £501 +11.22% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Chesterfield - 1 £501 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 -
Essex - 1 £328 -
Derbyshire - 1 £501 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £525 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £328 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Lead C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 50 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (82.00%) .NET
3 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (50.00%) SQL
5 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
7 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
8 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
8 16 (32.00%) MVC
9 15 (30.00%) Scrum
9 15 (30.00%) Web Services
9 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (24.00%) Degree
10 12 (24.00%) WCF
10 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
11 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 9 (18.00%) V-Model
13 9 (18.00%) Java
13 9 (18.00%) UML
13 9 (18.00%) Finance
13 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (16.00%) TDD
14 8 (16.00%) OO
14 8 (16.00%) XML
14 8 (16.00%) T-SQL

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 6 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.00%) Big Data
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.00%) MS Access
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.00%) NSubstitute
3 2 (4.00%) NUnit
3 2 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (82.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (30.00%) Web Services
5 12 (24.00%) WCF
6 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (16.00%) XML
8 7 (14.00%) jQuery
8 7 (14.00%) WPF
9 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (12.00%) HTML
9 6 (12.00%) REST
10 5 (10.00%) Ajax
10 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (6.00%) CSS
12 3 (6.00%) LINQ
13 2 (4.00%) JSON
13 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.00%) RIA
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) MVC
3 15 (30.00%) Scrum
3 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.00%) UML
4 9 (18.00%) V-Model
4 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (16.00%) OO
5 8 (16.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) BDD
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
7 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) Scala
8 2 (4.00%) COBOL
8 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) Clojure
9 1 (2.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Rally
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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