The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C# Developer
Rank 503 432 529
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +97
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 93 119 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 103 41
Average daily rate £433 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £358
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51854 44815 56131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.45% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31590 25634 30843
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2065 2206 2587
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Senior C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -59 93 £433 -21.36% 70
London -24 72 £455 -22.55% 20
City of London -18 21 £575 - 6
East of England -32 11 £400 -34.42% 6
Cambridgeshire -11 6 £325 -21.21% 3
South East -20 5 £310 -27.05% 21
Hertfordshire -10 3 - -
South West -15 3 £288 -4.16% 5
Bristol - 3 £288 -
Cambridge 0 2 £325 -21.21% 1
Surrey -13 2 £400 -5.88% 5
Suffolk - 2 £425 -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £345 +5.34% 1
Nottingham -1 1 £345 +5.34%
East Midlands -12 1 £345 +5.34% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 1 £310 -4.61% 1
Brighton - 1 - - 1
York - 1 £275 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £310 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
West Sussex - 1 £275 -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 6
Rutland - - - - 1

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior C# Developer in their job title.

1 180 (100.00%) C#
2 145 (80.56%) .NET
3 91 (50.56%) SQL Server
4 69 (38.33%) ASP.NET
4 69 (38.33%) SQL
5 63 (35.00%) TDD
6 52 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (26.67%) OO
8 47 (26.11%) WCF
9 43 (23.89%) MVC
10 42 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (22.22%) WPF
11 40 (22.22%) Front Office
12 39 (21.67%) Scrum
12 39 (21.67%) Multithreading
12 39 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (20.00%) Finance
14 36 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 35 (19.44%) Microsoft
16 34 (18.89%) HTML
17 31 (17.22%) Web Services
17 31 (17.22%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (15.56%) jQuery
18 28 (15.56%) CSS
19 27 (15.00%) Banking
20 26 (14.44%) XML
21 24 (13.33%) Java
22 20 (11.11%) Oracle
22 20 (11.11%) SOA

Senior C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.89%) CMS
3 6 (3.33%) Kentico
3 6 (3.33%) IIS
4 5 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.67%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.11%) Node.js
7 1 (0.56%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Intranet
1 1 (0.56%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (50.56%) SQL Server
2 42 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (17.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.78%) EDRMS
6 5 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.11%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.11%) MySQL
9 2 (1.11%) DB2
10 1 (0.56%) OLAP
10 1 (0.56%) MS Access
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.56%) NUnit
3 7 (3.89%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.78%) MSTest
5 4 (2.22%) Subversion
6 3 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.67%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.56%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.56%) Moq
8 1 (0.56%) WiX
8 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.56%) xUnit.net
General
1 40 (22.22%) Front Office
2 36 (20.00%) Finance
3 27 (15.00%) Banking
4 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.78%) Back Office
6 4 (2.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (80.56%) .NET
2 69 (38.33%) ASP.NET
3 47 (26.11%) WCF
4 40 (22.22%) WPF
5 39 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (18.89%) HTML
7 31 (17.22%) Web Services
8 28 (15.56%) jQuery
8 28 (15.56%) CSS
9 26 (14.44%) XML
10 19 (10.56%) Ajax
10 19 (10.56%) .NET Framework
11 18 (10.00%) NHibernate
12 15 (8.33%) LINQ
13 13 (7.22%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (6.11%) HTML5
14 11 (6.11%) WinForms
15 10 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.44%) Derivative
2 8 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.89%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.89%) Hedge funds
4 6 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 6 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.78%) Blog
6 3 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.11%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.11%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.11%) Equities
7 2 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.11%) W3C
7 2 (1.11%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.56%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (2.22%) Linux
3 3 (1.67%) UNIX
3 3 (1.67%) Android
3 3 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.00%) TDD
2 52 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (26.67%) OO
4 43 (23.89%) MVC
5 39 (21.67%) Scrum
5 39 (21.67%) Multithreading
6 37 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (11.11%) SOA
7 20 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 16 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.78%) BDD
10 13 (7.22%) MVVM
11 12 (6.67%) CQRS
12 11 (6.11%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (5.56%) Workflow
13 10 (5.56%) OOD
14 9 (5.00%) Analytics
15 8 (4.44%) Web Development
15 8 (4.44%) OOP
16 7 (3.89%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 180 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (38.33%) SQL
3 36 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.33%) Java
5 13 (7.22%) Ruby
6 11 (6.11%) Python
7 8 (4.44%) PHP
8 7 (3.89%) C++
8 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.33%) Perl
10 4 (2.22%) Delphi
11 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.11%) XAML
11 2 (1.11%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.11%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.56%) VBA
12 1 (0.56%) VB
12 1 (0.56%) C
12 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) TickIT
2 1 (0.56%) Basel III
Vendors
1 35 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (3.33%) GigaSpaces
4 5 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.22%) Facebook
5 4 (2.22%) Twitter
5 4 (2.22%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.67%) Sybase
6 3 (1.67%) JBoss
7 2 (1.11%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.56%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.56%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.56%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.56%) Ektron
8 1 (0.56%) Tableau
8 1 (0.56%) StreamBase
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