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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior C# Developer
UK
Rank 493 493 468
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 102 125 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 99 117
Median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -9 101 £425 -15.00% 97
London -18 47 £519 -1.19% 27
City of London -6 20 £544 -1.18% 14
South East +17 14 £360 +4.34% 17
South West +12 12 £488 +21.87% 13
West Midlands -4 12 £345 +10.40% 9
Bristol +13 11 £488 +25.80% 8
Birmingham +5 10 £340 +4.61% 2
North West +23 8 £350 -6.66% 6
East Midlands - 6 £363 - 7
Berkshire - 5 £325 - 1
Maidenhead - 5 £325 -
East Sussex +5 4 £363 +5.07% 1
Hastings +2 3 £363 +5.07%
Leicester - 3 £363 -
Nottingham - 3 - - 3
Oxford - 3 £360 -
Leicestershire - 3 £363 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 - - 4
Liverpool - 3 £350 -
Merseyside - 3 £350 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £360 - 1
Manchester +16 2 £450 +20.00% 1
Lancashire +7 2 £325 -
Staffordshire -2 2 £350 +27.27% 1
East of England -5 2 £319 -36.25% 7
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Surrey +15 1 £355 -29.00% 3
Redhill +9 1 £355 -
Hertfordshire +1 1 £363 +20.83% 3

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 219 (100.00%) C#
2 184 (84.02%) .NET
3 136 (62.10%) SQL Server
4 123 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (50.23%) ASP.NET
6 107 (48.86%) SQL
7 98 (44.75%) MVC
8 83 (37.90%) JavaScript
9 81 (36.99%) TDD
10 79 (36.07%) HTML
11 64 (29.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (28.31%) .NET Framework
12 62 (28.31%) Finance
13 56 (25.57%) CSS
14 52 (23.74%) Microsoft
15 50 (22.83%) AngularJS
16 49 (22.37%) WCF
17 47 (21.46%) Scrum
18 44 (20.09%) Banking
19 43 (19.63%) jQuery
20 41 (18.72%) WPF
20 41 (18.72%) Entity Framework
21 38 (17.35%) BDD
22 36 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
22 36 (16.44%) Multithreading
23 35 (15.98%) XML
23 35 (15.98%) OO
23 35 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
24 30 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
25 28 (12.79%) T-SQL

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 8 (3.65%) IIS
1 8 (3.65%) Umbraco
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.83%) CMS
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.91%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.46%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.46%) FileNet
5 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.46%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (2.28%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.28%) MS Office
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.83%) PaaS
3 4 (1.83%) SaaS
4 3 (1.37%) GitHub
4 3 (1.37%) IaaS
5 2 (0.91%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (62.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.13%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (5.48%) MySQL
7 10 (4.57%) Big Data
7 10 (4.57%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.28%) Power BI
12 3 (1.37%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (10.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (7.76%) TeamCity
3 14 (6.39%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.94%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.48%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.57%) Subversion
7 9 (4.11%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.11%) NUnit
8 6 (2.74%) JIRA
9 5 (2.28%) MSTest
9 5 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.83%) JUnit
10 4 (1.83%) Maven
10 4 (1.83%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (1.83%) WiX
11 3 (1.37%) Ant
11 3 (1.37%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 62 (28.31%) Finance
2 44 (20.09%) Banking
3 15 (6.85%) Front Office
4 11 (5.02%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.65%) Back Office
6 5 (2.28%) Retail
7 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.83%) Law
8 3 (1.37%) Games
8 3 (1.37%) Marketing
9 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (84.02%) .NET
2 110 (50.23%) ASP.NET
3 79 (36.07%) HTML
4 64 (29.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (28.31%) .NET Framework
6 56 (25.57%) CSS
7 50 (22.83%) AngularJS
8 49 (22.37%) WCF
9 43 (19.63%) jQuery
10 41 (18.72%) Entity Framework
10 41 (18.72%) WPF
11 35 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 35 (15.98%) XML
12 27 (12.33%) Web Services
13 26 (11.87%) HTML5
14 16 (7.31%) WinForms
14 16 (7.31%) XSD
15 15 (6.85%) REST
15 15 (6.85%) SOAP
16 13 (5.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.05%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.31%) Fixed Income
3 15 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.57%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.65%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.74%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.74%) Derivative
7 6 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (2.74%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.74%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.74%) User Experience
8 4 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.37%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.37%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.91%) Fintech
10 2 (0.91%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.87%) Windows
2 4 (1.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.46%) Android
3 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (44.75%) MVC
3 81 (36.99%) TDD
4 47 (21.46%) Scrum
5 38 (17.35%) BDD
6 36 (16.44%) Multithreading
7 35 (15.98%) OO
8 30 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (10.96%) E-Commerce
10 17 (7.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (6.85%) Front End Development
11 15 (6.85%) Unit Testing
12 14 (6.39%) Web Development
13 13 (5.94%) Project Management
13 13 (5.94%) SDLC
14 12 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (5.02%) High Availability
15 11 (5.02%) MVVM
15 11 (5.02%) SOLID
15 11 (5.02%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 219 (100.00%) C#
2 107 (48.86%) SQL
3 83 (37.90%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.79%) T-SQL
5 27 (12.33%) Java
6 13 (5.94%) C++
7 12 (5.48%) Python
8 7 (3.20%) Ruby
9 6 (2.74%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.83%) Scala
10 4 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.37%) C
11 3 (1.37%) Perl
11 3 (1.37%) VB
12 2 (0.91%) PHP
12 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.46%) VBA
13 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.74%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) SDET
3 2 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.46%) GMP
4 1 (0.46%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 52 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.94%) Xamarin
3 8 (3.65%) TIBCO
4 6 (2.74%) Oracle
5 5 (2.28%) Infragistics
5 5 (2.28%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.83%) DataSynapse
6 4 (1.83%) Solace
7 3 (1.37%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Adobe
8 1 (0.46%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.46%) Cognos
8 1 (0.46%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.46%) Lotus
8 1 (0.46%) Mashery
8 1 (0.46%) Mercator
8 1 (0.46%) New Relic
8 1 (0.46%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.46%) Telerik
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