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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C# Developer
Rank 533 495 453
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 105 154 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 135 137
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - £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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 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 6 December 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 -41 101 £425 -10.99% 81
London -55 40 £500 -9.09% 26
City of London -5 21 £519 -11.70% 9
South West +10 14 £488 +21.87% 7
South East +7 14 £363 +5.07% 22
Bristol +7 12 £488 +21.87% 4
North West +12 11 £533 +42.00% 8
East Midlands +6 10 £363 -23.68% 3
Leicestershire - 9 £363 -
West Midlands -29 8 £350 +7.69% 7
Manchester - 8 £533 - 6
Leicester - 8 £363 -
East of England +6 5 £328 -18.12% 4
Birmingham -10 5 £340 +4.61% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £338 -10.00% 1
East Sussex +4 4 £363 +5.07% 4
Kent -1 4 £385 +12.40% 1
Hastings +3 3 £363 +5.07%
Oxford - 3 £575 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £575 - 1
Surrey +18 2 £355 -29.00% 3
Glasgow +7 2 £360 +30.90%
Scotland +6 2 £360 +30.90% 1
Redhill +6 2 £355 -
Staffordshire -6 2 £350 +16.66%
Maidstone - 2 £420 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 2
Cheshire +14 1 - - 1

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 209 (100.00%) C#
2 171 (81.82%) .NET
3 116 (55.50%) SQL Server
4 112 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (49.76%) ASP.NET
6 99 (47.37%) SQL
7 94 (44.98%) MVC
8 82 (39.23%) HTML
9 79 (37.80%) TDD
10 77 (36.84%) JavaScript
11 66 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (30.14%) CSS
13 61 (29.19%) .NET Framework
14 60 (28.71%) Finance
15 53 (25.36%) AngularJS
16 46 (22.01%) jQuery
17 44 (21.05%) Scrum
18 43 (20.57%) Microsoft
18 43 (20.57%) BDD
19 40 (19.14%) WPF
20 39 (18.66%) Multithreading
21 38 (18.18%) Banking
22 37 (17.70%) Entity Framework
23 35 (16.75%) WCF
23 35 (16.75%) OO
24 33 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
25 32 (15.31%) Web Services
25 32 (15.31%) XML
26 31 (14.83%) ASP.NET Web API
27 29 (13.88%) Java

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 (3.83%) IIS
2 6 (2.87%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (2.39%) CMS
3 5 (2.39%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.44%) Sitefinity
5 2 (0.96%) Confluence
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) FileNet
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Endur
1 1 (0.48%) RMDS
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.39%) SaaS
4 4 (1.91%) PaaS
5 3 (1.44%) IaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.96%) GitHub
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.87%) HTTP
2 2 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (55.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.61%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.74%) MySQL
5 12 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (4.78%) Big Data
8 9 (4.31%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.39%) Power BI
11 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (9.57%) TeamCity
2 16 (7.66%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.18%) Cucumber
3 15 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.22%) Subversion
5 11 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.83%) JIRA
7 7 (3.35%) NUnit
8 6 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.39%) JUnit
9 5 (2.39%) Maven
9 5 (2.39%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.91%) Ant
10 4 (1.91%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.91%) MSTest
10 4 (1.91%) Selenium
10 4 (1.91%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.91%) TestNG
General
1 60 (28.71%) Finance
2 38 (18.18%) Banking
3 21 (10.05%) Front Office
4 11 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.35%) Back Office
5 7 (3.35%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.35%) Retail
6 5 (2.39%) Law
7 4 (1.91%) Marketing
8 3 (1.44%) Games
9 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (81.82%) .NET
2 104 (49.76%) ASP.NET
3 82 (39.23%) HTML
4 66 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (30.14%) CSS
6 61 (29.19%) .NET Framework
7 53 (25.36%) AngularJS
8 46 (22.01%) jQuery
9 40 (19.14%) WPF
10 37 (17.70%) Entity Framework
11 35 (16.75%) WCF
12 32 (15.31%) Web Services
12 32 (15.31%) XML
13 31 (14.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (11.00%) HTML5
15 16 (7.66%) SOAP
16 15 (7.18%) REST
17 14 (6.70%) RESTful
18 13 (6.22%) XSD
19 12 (5.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.66%) Fixed Income
3 14 (6.70%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.83%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.83%) Derivative
5 8 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.87%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.87%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.87%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.39%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.39%) Market Risk
7 5 (2.39%) User Experience
8 3 (1.44%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.44%) Swaptions
9 2 (0.96%) Equities
9 2 (0.96%) Fintech
9 2 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.66%) Windows
2 4 (1.91%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Android
3 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (44.98%) MVC
3 79 (37.80%) TDD
4 44 (21.05%) Scrum
5 43 (20.57%) BDD
6 39 (18.66%) Multithreading
7 35 (16.75%) OO
8 33 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 20 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (7.66%) Unit Testing
12 15 (7.18%) Project Management
12 15 (7.18%) SDLC
13 14 (6.70%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (6.22%) Web Design
15 12 (5.74%) Multithreaded Programming
15 12 (5.74%) Web Development
16 11 (5.26%) SOLID
17 10 (4.78%) Dependency Injection
18 9 (4.31%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 209 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (47.37%) SQL
3 77 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 29 (13.88%) Java
5 27 (12.92%) T-SQL
6 14 (6.70%) C++
7 13 (6.22%) Python
8 7 (3.35%) Ruby
9 5 (2.39%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.91%) C
10 4 (1.91%) Perl
10 4 (1.91%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.44%) Scala
11 3 (1.44%) VB
11 3 (1.44%) XAML
12 2 (0.96%) PHP
12 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.48%) VBA
13 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) QA
2 4 (1.91%) SDET
3 2 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.48%) GMP
4 1 (0.48%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 43 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.74%) Xamarin
3 8 (3.83%) Oracle
4 7 (3.35%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.91%) DataSynapse
6 3 (1.44%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.96%) SAP
7 2 (0.96%) Solace
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe
8 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.48%) Cognos
8 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.48%) Lotus
8 1 (0.48%) Mashery
8 1 (0.48%) Mercator
8 1 (0.48%) New Relic
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.48%) Syncfusion
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