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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C# Developer
Rank 472 469 423
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 105 89 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 62 99
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£525 £473 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £341 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £648 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £344 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +2 103 £550 +10.00% 95
London -10 63 £600 +11.62% 28
City of London +37 36 £613 +36.11% 6
South East -17 13 £413 +11.48% 16
East of England +4 11 £650 +100.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -5 11 £650 - 2
North West - 7 £282 - 14
South West - 5 £410 - 17
Manchester - 5 £282 - 11
West Midlands -2 4 £375 +7.91% 5
Oxford -15 4 £408 +10.13% 1
Oxfordshire -16 4 £408 +10.13% 1
Surrey - 3 £525 - 5
Kent - 3 £450 -
Berkshire +1 2 £368 -22.63% 5
Midlands - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £338 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 6
Hampshire - 2 £383 - 2
Cheltenham - 2 - - 6
Birmingham - 2 £375 - 1
Coventry - 2 £374 -
East Midlands +6 1 - - 7
Cambridge -5 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £375 - 7
South Wales - 1 £400 - 1
Wales - 1 £400 - 1
North Wales - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mayfair - - - -

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 206 (100.00%) C#
2 161 (78.16%) .NET
3 109 (52.91%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (40.29%) SQL
4 83 (40.29%) JavaScript
5 73 (35.44%) TDD
6 72 (34.95%) ASP.NET
7 69 (33.50%) MVC
8 67 (32.52%) SQL Server
9 64 (31.07%) WCF
10 59 (28.64%) HTML
11 57 (27.67%) Microsoft
12 49 (23.79%) WPF
13 46 (22.33%) Finance
14 45 (21.84%) Front Office
14 45 (21.84%) Scrum
15 41 (19.90%) CSS
16 38 (18.45%) E-Commerce
16 38 (18.45%) jQuery
17 34 (16.50%) BDD
17 34 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (15.05%) OO
19 30 (14.56%) AngularJS
20 29 (14.08%) SOA
21 28 (13.59%) HTML5
22 27 (13.11%) .NET Framework
23 24 (11.65%) RESTful
24 23 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
24 23 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
25 22 (10.68%) Multithreading

Senior C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (4.37%) CMS
2 8 (3.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.43%) IIS
3 5 (2.43%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.94%) Zimbra
5 1 (0.49%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.49%) Node.js
5 1 (0.49%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.49%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.40%) Mingle
3 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.97%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.49%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.40%) RavenDB
5 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.49%) DTS
9 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (8.25%) NUnit
2 17 (8.25%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.85%) SpecFlow
4 8 (3.88%) Selenium
5 7 (3.40%) Moq
6 5 (2.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (2.43%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (2.43%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.94%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.94%) Subversion
8 3 (1.46%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.97%) Hudson
9 2 (0.97%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.49%) MSTest
10 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 46 (22.33%) Finance
2 45 (21.84%) Front Office
3 19 (9.22%) Banking
4 10 (4.85%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.94%) Back Office
5 4 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.94%) Retail
6 3 (1.46%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.46%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
7 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (78.16%) .NET
2 72 (34.95%) ASP.NET
3 64 (31.07%) WCF
4 59 (28.64%) HTML
5 49 (23.79%) WPF
6 41 (19.90%) CSS
7 38 (18.45%) jQuery
8 34 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (14.56%) AngularJS
10 28 (13.59%) HTML5
11 27 (13.11%) .NET Framework
12 24 (11.65%) RESTful
13 23 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (10.68%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (10.19%) XML
16 19 (9.22%) Web Services
17 16 (7.77%) LINQ
17 16 (7.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 15 (7.28%) RabbitMQ
19 13 (6.31%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.28%) Fixed Income
2 11 (5.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (4.37%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.43%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.43%) Open Source
4 5 (2.43%) Market Risk
5 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.94%) Derivative
5 4 (1.94%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.94%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.94%) NHS
5 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.94%) Google Search Appliance
6 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.97%) DTV
8 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.37%) Windows
2 2 (0.97%) Android
2 2 (0.97%) Windows CE
3 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (52.91%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (35.44%) TDD
3 69 (33.50%) MVC
4 45 (21.84%) Scrum
5 38 (18.45%) E-Commerce
6 34 (16.50%) BDD
7 31 (15.05%) OO
8 29 (14.08%) SOA
9 23 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (10.68%) Multithreading
11 16 (7.77%) MVVM
12 14 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.37%) Pair Programming
14 9 (4.37%) Workflow
15 8 (3.88%) OOD
16 7 (3.40%) CRM
17 6 (2.91%) Domain-Driven Design
17 6 (2.91%) Market Making
18 5 (2.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 206 (100.00%) C#
2 83 (40.29%) SQL
2 83 (40.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (8.25%) Java
4 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.37%) C++
6 6 (2.91%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.91%) C
7 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.94%) VBA
9 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.97%) VB
10 2 (0.97%) Python
10 2 (0.97%) Ruby
11 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (3.88%) Degree
2 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.97%) CFA
4 1 (0.49%) MCSD
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) HL7
1 1 (0.49%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (27.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle
3 9 (4.37%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.94%) Google
5 3 (1.46%) Sybase
5 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.97%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.97%) SAP
7 1 (0.49%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.49%) Metastorm
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