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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C# Developer
Rank 570 462 488
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 81 186 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 152 105
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 24 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 28 July 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 -113 80 £500 +2.56% 117
London -70 52 £550 - 28
City of London +10 29 £550 -7.94% 9
South East +3 11 £400 +7.74% 25
West Midlands -29 8 £400 - 7
Surrey - 6 £500 - 3
Kent +8 4 £388 +14.81% 1
North West +4 4 £388 -9.09% 16
Manchester 0 4 £388 +4.72% 11
East of England +14 3 £375 +11.11% 10
Bedfordshire +6 2 - -
Luton +3 2 - -
Birmingham -12 2 £379 -5.31% 2
North East - 2 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £275 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 -
Cambridgeshire +13 1 £375 +15.38% 4
Glasgow +3 1 £325 -7.14% 2
East Grinstead +3 1 £365 +13.17%
Scotland -6 1 £325 -13.33% 4
West Sussex -12 1 £365 +9.77% 1
Egham - 1 £375 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 214 (100.00%) C#
2 188 (87.85%) .NET
3 107 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (49.53%) TDD
5 90 (42.06%) MVC
6 86 (40.19%) SQL Server
7 82 (38.32%) SQL
8 81 (37.85%) ASP.NET
9 67 (31.31%) JavaScript
10 65 (30.37%) HTML
11 60 (28.04%) WPF
12 58 (27.10%) Finance
12 58 (27.10%) BDD
13 56 (26.17%) CSS
14 54 (25.23%) Microsoft
15 52 (24.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (24.30%) AngularJS
16 49 (22.90%) Multithreading
17 45 (21.03%) jQuery
17 45 (21.03%) Front Office
18 43 (20.09%) WCF
18 43 (20.09%) .NET Framework
19 38 (17.76%) HTML5
19 38 (17.76%) Banking
20 36 (16.82%) ASP.NET Web API
21 30 (14.02%) SOLID
22 29 (13.55%) Scrum
22 29 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
23 28 (13.08%) OO
24 27 (12.62%) CSS3

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 4 (1.87%) CMS
1 4 (1.87%) IIS
2 3 (1.40%) Confluence
2 3 (1.40%) Sitefinity
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) Kentico
4 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Endur
2 1 (0.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.74%) HTTP
2 4 (1.87%) Network Security
3 2 (0.93%) Intranet
3 2 (0.93%) LDAP
3 2 (0.93%) SNMP
3 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.93%) VoIP
4 1 (0.47%) CTI
4 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (40.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.27%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.87%) Big Data
7 4 (1.87%) MS Access
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.93%) MySQL
9 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (7.94%) Octopus Deploy
1 17 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (7.01%) TeamCity
3 13 (6.07%) NUnit
4 12 (5.61%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.67%) SpecFlow
6 9 (4.21%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.74%) MSBuild
8 7 (3.27%) Git (software)
8 7 (3.27%) Moq
9 6 (2.80%) CruiseControl
9 6 (2.80%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.80%) JIRA
10 4 (1.87%) MSTest
10 4 (1.87%) Subversion
11 3 (1.40%) Maven
11 3 (1.40%) Selenium
11 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 58 (27.10%) Finance
2 45 (21.03%) Front Office
3 38 (17.76%) Banking
4 25 (11.68%) Investment Banking
5 15 (7.01%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.80%) Retail
7 5 (2.34%) Marketing
8 4 (1.87%) Electronics
8 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (87.85%) .NET
2 81 (37.85%) ASP.NET
3 65 (30.37%) HTML
4 60 (28.04%) WPF
5 56 (26.17%) CSS
6 52 (24.30%) AngularJS
6 52 (24.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (21.03%) jQuery
8 43 (20.09%) .NET Framework
8 43 (20.09%) WCF
9 38 (17.76%) HTML5
10 36 (16.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (12.62%) CSS3
12 24 (11.21%) Web Services
13 23 (10.75%) Entity Framework
14 21 (9.81%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (8.41%) SignalR
16 16 (7.48%) WinForms
16 16 (7.48%) XML
17 15 (7.01%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.61%) Fixed Income
2 11 (5.14%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (4.21%) Derivative
4 8 (3.74%) Equities
4 8 (3.74%) Market Risk
5 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.87%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.87%) NHS
7 3 (1.40%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.40%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (1.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.40%) Swaptions
7 3 (1.40%) Tandem
8 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) Fintech
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.75%) Windows
2 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (49.53%) TDD
3 90 (42.06%) MVC
4 58 (27.10%) BDD
5 49 (22.90%) Multithreading
6 30 (14.02%) SOLID
7 29 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (13.55%) Scrum
8 28 (13.08%) OO
9 26 (12.15%) MVVM
10 24 (11.21%) SDLC
11 21 (9.81%) Unit Testing
12 20 (9.35%) Web Development
13 18 (8.41%) SOA
14 15 (7.01%) Garbage Collection
15 12 (5.61%) E-Commerce
16 10 (4.67%) OOP
17 9 (4.21%) Dependency Injection
17 9 (4.21%) Project Management
17 9 (4.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 214 (100.00%) C#
2 82 (38.32%) SQL
3 67 (31.31%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.07%) Java
6 9 (4.21%) VBA
7 6 (2.80%) C
7 6 (2.80%) Python
8 4 (1.87%) C++
8 4 (1.87%) Perl
8 4 (1.87%) PHP
8 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.87%) Ruby
8 4 (1.87%) XAML
9 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.54%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) MiFID
1 3 (1.40%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SDET
3 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
1 1 (0.47%) WMI
Vendors
1 54 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.48%) Oracle
3 13 (6.07%) DevExpress
4 4 (1.87%) SAP
4 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.93%) Coverity
5 2 (0.93%) DataSynapse
5 2 (0.93%) Syncfusion
6 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.47%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.47%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.47%) Sybase
6 1 (0.47%) Telerik
6 1 (0.47%) Teradata
6 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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