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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior C# Developer
UK
Rank 495 510 502
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 107 117 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 113
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £335 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 -

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +32 106 £450 -5.26% 106
London +23 61 £500 -4.76% 37
City of London +12 22 £550 -12.00% 13
South East +11 12 £338 -2.17% 22
West Midlands +10 9 £370 +13.84% 9
Nottinghamshire - 8 - - 3
Nottingham - 8 - - 2
East Midlands - 8 - - 10
Birmingham - 7 £340 - 2
North West +26 6 £350 -12.77% 6
South West +1 6 £488 +30.00% 3
Bristol +2 5 £488 +30.00% 2
Berkshire +12 4 £325 -51.85% 4
Derbyshire - 4 - - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £325 - 1
Derby - 4 - - 1
East of England -10 3 £363 -27.50% 11
Liverpool - 3 £350 -
Merseyside - 3 £350 -
Surrey +7 2 £359 - 3
East Sussex +2 2 £339 -1.81%
Kent +1 2 £338 +0.74%
Maidstone - 2 £338 -
Luton - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £360 - 6
Oxford - 2 £360 - 4
Lancashire +15 1 £325 -
Manchester +11 1 £388 -3.42% 5
Somerset +3 1 £266 -44.10%

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 222 (100.00%) C#
2 193 (86.94%) .NET
3 121 (54.50%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (54.50%) SQL Server
4 110 (49.55%) ASP.NET
5 108 (48.65%) MVC
6 102 (45.95%) JavaScript
7 98 (44.14%) SQL
8 88 (39.64%) TDD
9 79 (35.59%) HTML
10 69 (31.08%) AngularJS
11 66 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (28.38%) .NET Framework
13 58 (26.13%) CSS
14 56 (25.23%) Finance
15 53 (23.87%) Scrum
16 50 (22.52%) Microsoft
17 49 (22.07%) Microsoft Azure
18 47 (21.17%) WCF
19 43 (19.37%) jQuery
20 40 (18.02%) ASP.NET Web API
21 39 (17.57%) Entity Framework
22 36 (16.22%) BDD
22 36 (16.22%) WPF
23 34 (15.32%) Banking
24 32 (14.41%) XML
25 31 (13.96%) T-SQL
26 30 (13.51%) Web Services
27 29 (13.06%) E-Commerce
28 27 (12.16%) Windows

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 (3.60%) Umbraco
2 7 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.25%) CMS
5 4 (1.80%) DataSynapse
5 4 (1.80%) IIS
5 4 (1.80%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.35%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.45%) FileNet
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (22.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (4.05%) GitHub
5 5 (2.25%) SaaS
6 4 (1.80%) PaaS
7 3 (1.35%) IaaS
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (54.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.26%) NoSQL
3 19 (8.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 19 (8.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.41%) MySQL
6 11 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.50%) Big Data
7 10 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.05%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.15%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.70%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.35%) Power BI
14 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.56%) TeamCity
3 14 (6.31%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.41%) NUnit
5 11 (4.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.05%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.60%) MSTest
8 6 (2.70%) Subversion
9 5 (2.25%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (1.80%) WiX
11 3 (1.35%) Build Forge
11 3 (1.35%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.35%) Hudson
11 3 (1.35%) JIRA
11 3 (1.35%) Moq
12 2 (0.90%) JSUnit
12 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (25.23%) Finance
2 34 (15.32%) Banking
3 9 (4.05%) Front Office
3 9 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.25%) Back Office
4 5 (2.25%) Retail
5 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.35%) Games
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Law
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (86.94%) .NET
2 110 (49.55%) ASP.NET
3 79 (35.59%) HTML
4 69 (31.08%) AngularJS
5 66 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 63 (28.38%) .NET Framework
7 58 (26.13%) CSS
8 47 (21.17%) WCF
9 43 (19.37%) jQuery
10 40 (18.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (17.57%) Entity Framework
12 36 (16.22%) WPF
13 32 (14.41%) XML
14 30 (13.51%) Web Services
15 25 (11.26%) HTML5
16 19 (8.56%) REST
17 14 (6.31%) WinForms
18 13 (5.86%) SOAP
19 12 (5.41%) Ajax
19 12 (5.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.91%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.86%) Fixed Income
3 13 (5.86%) User Experience
4 8 (3.60%) Blog
5 7 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.15%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.70%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.25%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.80%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.35%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.35%) Derivative
10 2 (0.90%) Equities
10 2 (0.90%) Fintech
10 2 (0.90%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.16%) Windows
2 3 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (0.45%) Android
3 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (54.50%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (48.65%) MVC
3 88 (39.64%) TDD
4 53 (23.87%) Scrum
5 36 (16.22%) BDD
6 29 (13.06%) E-Commerce
7 27 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (11.26%) Multithreading
9 20 (9.01%) Front End Development
9 20 (9.01%) OO
10 17 (7.66%) Microservices
11 16 (7.21%) High Availability
12 14 (6.31%) Kanban
12 14 (6.31%) SDLC
13 13 (5.86%) Web Development
14 12 (5.41%) SOA
15 11 (4.95%) DevOps
15 11 (4.95%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (4.95%) SOLID
15 11 (4.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) C#
2 102 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 98 (44.14%) SQL
4 31 (13.96%) T-SQL
5 26 (11.71%) Java
6 13 (5.86%) C++
7 11 (4.95%) Ruby
8 9 (4.05%) Scala
9 8 (3.60%) Python
10 7 (3.15%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.70%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.35%) C
12 3 (1.35%) ES6
12 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.35%) VB
13 2 (0.90%) PHP
13 2 (0.90%) VBA
14 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.66%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) MBA
2 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.45%) SDET
3 1 (0.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.21%) Xamarin
3 8 (3.60%) Oracle
4 7 (3.15%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.15%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.80%) Infragistics
5 4 (1.80%) Solace
6 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.45%) Cognos
8 1 (0.45%) Lotus
8 1 (0.45%) Mercator
8 1 (0.45%) New Relic
8 1 (0.45%) Telerik
Manchester
ECOM
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Robert Walters
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 23 days ago