The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C# Developer
Rank 501 510 440
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -70
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 92 89 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 62 107
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£550 £445 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% -19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £312 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £310 £365
% change year-on-year
+23.38% -15.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
51645 52060 44962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.35% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31339 31560 25761
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2073 2241
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 91 £550 +23.59% 92
London +10 75 £575 +25.00% 36
City of London +43 44 £594 +10.46% 13
South West +5 4 £361 +25.65% 6
East of England +13 3 £450 +12.50% 7
South East -21 3 £400 +29.03% 22
North West - 3 £310 - 10
East Midlands +6 2 £350 +1.44% 2
Dorset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £361 - 3
Manchester - 2 £310 - 7
Hertfordshire +7 1 £450 -
Surrey +2 1 £425 +6.25% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - - 5
East Sussex -4 1 £325 - 1
Nottingham -12 1 £350 +1.44%
Nottinghamshire -12 1 £350 +1.44%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 - 6
Essex - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £400 - 6
Scotland - 1 £400 - 2
Reading - 1 £400 - 2
St Albans - 1 £450 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £400 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £400 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £365 -
Bolton - 1 £338 -

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 203 (100.00%) C#
2 154 (75.86%) .NET
3 105 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (41.87%) JavaScript
5 83 (40.89%) SQL
6 71 (34.98%) MVC
7 70 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 67 (33.00%) TDD
9 65 (32.02%) Front Office
10 64 (31.53%) WCF
11 60 (29.56%) HTML
12 58 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 58 (28.57%) WPF
13 52 (25.62%) Microsoft
14 49 (24.14%) Finance
15 41 (20.20%) Scrum
16 39 (19.21%) Banking
17 37 (18.23%) BDD
18 36 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (17.73%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (17.73%) OO
19 35 (17.24%) AngularJS
20 34 (16.75%) CSS
20 34 (16.75%) E-Commerce
21 32 (15.76%) Multithreading
22 29 (14.29%) jQuery
22 29 (14.29%) HTML5
23 25 (12.32%) NUnit
24 24 (11.82%) Investment Banking
25 23 (11.33%) SOA

Senior C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (4.43%) CMS
2 8 (3.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.96%) IIS
4 5 (2.46%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.97%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.49%) Node.js
6 1 (0.49%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.46%) Mingle
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Front Arena
1 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) HTTP
1 1 (0.49%) RIP
1 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.96%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.46%) RavenDB
6 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.48%) KDB
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.49%) DTS
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.32%) NUnit
2 16 (7.88%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.93%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.96%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (2.96%) Moq
6 5 (2.46%) Subversion
6 5 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.97%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.97%) Selenium
8 3 (1.48%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.99%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.99%) Hudson
10 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.49%) MSTest
10 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.49%) JUnit
General
1 65 (32.02%) Front Office
2 49 (24.14%) Finance
3 39 (19.21%) Banking
4 24 (11.82%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.48%) Electronics
7 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Retail
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (75.86%) .NET
2 64 (31.53%) WCF
3 60 (29.56%) HTML
4 58 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 58 (28.57%) WPF
5 36 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 34 (16.75%) CSS
8 29 (14.29%) jQuery
8 29 (14.29%) HTML5
9 22 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (10.84%) RESTful
9 22 (10.84%) Web Services
10 20 (9.85%) .NET Framework
11 19 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
12 18 (8.87%) XML
13 13 (6.40%) WinForms
13 13 (6.40%) Silverlight
13 13 (6.40%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) Derivative
2 18 (8.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (8.87%) Fixed Income
3 12 (5.91%) Hedge funds
4 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.94%) Equities
5 7 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (2.96%) Open Source
7 4 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.97%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.97%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.97%) Google Search Appliance
7 4 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.97%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.48%) NHS
9 2 (0.99%) DTV
9 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.99%) User Experience
9 2 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.42%) Windows
2 2 (0.99%) Windows CE
3 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (34.98%) MVC
3 67 (33.00%) TDD
4 41 (20.20%) Scrum
5 37 (18.23%) BDD
6 36 (17.73%) OO
6 36 (17.73%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (16.75%) E-Commerce
8 32 (15.76%) Multithreading
9 23 (11.33%) SOA
10 22 (10.84%) MVVM
11 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.40%) Pair Programming
12 12 (5.91%) OOD
12 12 (5.91%) Greeks
13 9 (4.43%) Software Engineering
13 9 (4.43%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (3.94%) Web Development
14 8 (3.94%) Mentoring
15 7 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 203 (100.00%) C#
2 85 (41.87%) JavaScript
3 83 (40.89%) SQL
4 20 (9.85%) Java
5 14 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.45%) VB
6 7 (3.45%) C++
7 6 (2.96%) XAML
8 5 (2.46%) C
9 4 (1.97%) VBA
10 3 (1.48%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.99%) Python
11 2 (0.99%) Ruby
11 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) C-shell
12 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) Groovy
12 1 (0.49%) VB6
12 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (2.96%) Degree
2 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.99%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
1 1 (0.49%) HL7
Vendors
1 52 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.42%) Oracle
3 9 (4.43%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.45%) Sybase
4 7 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.97%) Google
6 2 (0.99%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.49%) Telerik
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £325 - £475 per day + Dependant on XP
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago