The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C# Developer
Rank 541 484 496
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 103 173 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 142 116
Median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
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 1644 2049 2080
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 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Senior C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -65 98 £495 -1.00% 105
London -75 64 £538 -2.27% 32
City of London +2 29 £550 -7.94% 14
South East +6 10 £450 +12.50% 23
West Midlands -27 8 £400 - 2
North West +16 7 £388 -11.42% 15
Manchester - 7 £388 - 11
Surrey - 6 £500 - 4
East of England +19 5 - - 7
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Luton - 4 - -
Kent +6 3 £400 +19.40%
Northern Ireland - 3 £410 -
Scotland +9 2 £303 -17.68% 3
South West +3 2 £369 +13.46% 6
North East - 2 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £275 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 -
Belfast - 2 £399 -
County Antrim - 2 £399 -
Glasgow +11 1 £325 +4.83% 3
Canary Wharf -1 1 £475 -11.62%
West Sussex -3 1 £365 +13.17% 3
Birmingham -16 1 £363 -9.37% 1
Devon - 1 £400 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £338 -
Plymouth - 1 £400 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £338 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 226 (100.00%) C#
2 192 (84.96%) .NET
3 121 (53.54%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (48.23%) TDD
5 103 (45.58%) SQL Server
6 100 (44.25%) SQL
7 87 (38.50%) MVC
8 82 (36.28%) ASP.NET
9 71 (31.42%) Finance
10 70 (30.97%) HTML
11 67 (29.65%) JavaScript
12 62 (27.43%) WPF
12 62 (27.43%) BDD
13 57 (25.22%) Multithreading
14 53 (23.45%) CSS
15 51 (22.57%) AngularJS
15 51 (22.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 47 (20.80%) Front Office
17 46 (20.35%) WCF
18 45 (19.91%) Banking
18 45 (19.91%) .NET Framework
19 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
20 40 (17.70%) jQuery
20 40 (17.70%) HTML5
21 38 (16.81%) ASP.NET Web API
22 36 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (14.60%) Scrum
23 33 (14.60%) OO
24 29 (12.83%) SOLID
25 28 (12.39%) Entity Framework

Senior 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 7 (3.10%) IIS
2 5 (2.21%) CMS
3 3 (1.33%) Sitefinity
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) Kentico
5 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Endur
2 1 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.10%) HTTP
2 4 (1.77%) Network Security
3 3 (1.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (45.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.98%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.10%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.77%) Big Data
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.88%) MS Access
10 2 (0.88%) MySQL
10 2 (0.88%) Power BI
10 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (8.41%) TeamCity
2 13 (5.75%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.31%) NUnit
3 12 (5.31%) SpecFlow
4 10 (4.42%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.98%) Subversion
6 8 (3.54%) MSBuild
7 7 (3.10%) Moq
7 7 (3.10%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.65%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.65%) JIRA
9 5 (2.21%) Maven
9 5 (2.21%) Selenium
10 4 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.77%) JBehave
10 4 (1.77%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.77%) TestNG
General
1 71 (31.42%) Finance
2 47 (20.80%) Front Office
3 45 (19.91%) Banking
4 24 (10.62%) Investment Banking
5 17 (7.52%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.65%) Retail
7 5 (2.21%) Back Office
8 4 (1.77%) Marketing
9 3 (1.33%) Electronics
9 3 (1.33%) Law
9 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.88%) Advertising
11 1 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (84.96%) .NET
2 82 (36.28%) ASP.NET
3 70 (30.97%) HTML
4 62 (27.43%) WPF
5 53 (23.45%) CSS
6 51 (22.57%) AngularJS
6 51 (22.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (20.35%) WCF
8 45 (19.91%) .NET Framework
9 40 (17.70%) HTML5
9 40 (17.70%) jQuery
10 38 (16.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (12.39%) Entity Framework
12 23 (10.18%) CSS3
13 22 (9.73%) XML
14 21 (9.29%) Web Services
15 18 (7.96%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (7.96%) WinForms
16 14 (6.19%) REST
16 14 (6.19%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.29%) Fixed Income
2 12 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.31%) Derivative
3 11 (4.87%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.42%) Market Risk
5 8 (3.54%) Equities
6 7 (3.10%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.21%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.77%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.77%) Replication
9 3 (1.33%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.52%) Windows
2 1 (0.44%) Android
2 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.44%) Linux
2 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (53.54%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (48.23%) TDD
3 87 (38.50%) MVC
4 62 (27.43%) BDD
5 57 (25.22%) Multithreading
6 36 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (14.60%) OO
7 33 (14.60%) Scrum
8 29 (12.83%) SOLID
9 24 (10.62%) SDLC
9 24 (10.62%) Unit Testing
10 17 (7.52%) Garbage Collection
10 17 (7.52%) MVVM
10 17 (7.52%) Web Development
11 16 (7.08%) SOA
12 14 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (5.31%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.42%) Project Management
15 9 (3.98%) Dependency Injection
16 8 (3.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 226 (100.00%) C#
2 100 (44.25%) SQL
3 67 (29.65%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.85%) Java
5 17 (7.52%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.10%) C++
6 7 (3.10%) Python
6 7 (3.10%) VBA
7 4 (1.77%) C
7 4 (1.77%) Perl
7 4 (1.77%) PHP
7 4 (1.77%) Ruby
8 3 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.33%) XAML
9 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.44%) Scala
9 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) MCP
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) QA
2 4 (1.77%) SDET
3 2 (0.88%) MiFID
4 1 (0.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.44%) GMP
4 1 (0.44%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.08%) Oracle
3 9 (3.98%) DevExpress
4 5 (2.21%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.33%) SAP
5 3 (1.33%) Syncfusion
6 2 (0.88%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.44%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.44%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.44%) Mashery
7 1 (0.44%) Mercator
7 1 (0.44%) Sybase
7 1 (0.44%) Telerik
7 1 (0.44%) Teradata
7 1 (0.44%) Twitter
7 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
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