The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C# Developer
Rank 511 415 475
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +60
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 77 151 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.32% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 114 73
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£475 £531 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -97 76 £500 -5.88% 64
London -50 46 £550 - 20
City of London +6 15 £525 +5.00% 8
East of England -18 13 £450 -3.48% 2
South East -16 9 £390 +11.42% 10
North West +9 6 £320 -8.57% 12
Suffolk - 6 £450 -
Manchester - 6 £320 - 11
Hampshire -4 4 £500 +37.93% 6
Kent 0 3 £375 +7.14%
Hertfordshire - 3 £375 -
Cambridge -11 2 £331 - 1
Cambridgeshire -21 2 £331 -29.14% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £390 -
Reading +7 1 - -
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 5
Berkshire -4 1 - -
West Midlands -15 1 £325 -7.14% 3
Wales - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £275 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £325 -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Isle of Wight - - - -

Senior C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 172 (100.00%) C#
2 145 (84.30%) .NET
3 95 (55.23%) SQL Server
4 74 (43.02%) SQL
5 70 (40.70%) ASP.NET
6 65 (37.79%) MVC
7 61 (35.47%) TDD
8 51 (29.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (27.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 46 (26.74%) Scrum
11 44 (25.58%) WCF
12 43 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 40 (23.26%) Front Office
14 33 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (18.60%) HTML
16 31 (18.02%) OO
17 29 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (15.70%) jQuery
18 27 (15.70%) Multithreading
18 27 (15.70%) CSS
19 26 (15.12%) Banking
19 26 (15.12%) Finance
20 25 (14.53%) Microsoft
21 23 (13.37%) WPF
22 21 (12.21%) Unit Testing
22 21 (12.21%) .NET Framework
23 20 (11.63%) LINQ
23 20 (11.63%) XML
24 19 (11.05%) E-Commerce
24 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration

Senior C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.74%) IIS
2 3 (1.74%) CMS
3 2 (1.16%) Kentico
3 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.58%) Node.js
4 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) LAN
1 1 (0.58%) WAN
1 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
1 1 (0.58%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (55.23%) SQL Server
2 47 (27.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.74%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.58%) MySQL
11 1 (0.58%) DB2
11 1 (0.58%) MS Access
11 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.40%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.65%) NUnit
4 6 (3.49%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.91%) Subversion
6 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
6 4 (2.33%) MSTest
6 4 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.74%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.74%) WiX
8 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.58%) Bower
9 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.58%) Selenium
9 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.58%) ReSharper
General
1 40 (23.26%) Front Office
2 26 (15.12%) Banking
2 26 (15.12%) Finance
3 9 (5.23%) Back Office
4 7 (4.07%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.07%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (84.30%) .NET
2 70 (40.70%) ASP.NET
3 51 (29.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (25.58%) WCF
5 32 (18.60%) HTML
6 27 (15.70%) jQuery
6 27 (15.70%) CSS
7 23 (13.37%) WPF
8 21 (12.21%) .NET Framework
9 20 (11.63%) LINQ
9 20 (11.63%) XML
10 18 (10.47%) NHibernate
11 14 (8.14%) Ajax
11 14 (8.14%) AngularJS
12 12 (6.98%) Web Services
12 12 (6.98%) HTML5
12 12 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (6.40%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (6.40%) RESTful
14 10 (5.81%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.65%) Fixed Income
2 7 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (2.91%) Derivative
3 5 (2.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 5 (2.91%) Blog
4 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) W3C
6 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.58%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (2.33%) Linux
3 3 (1.74%) UNIX
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.79%) MVC
2 61 (35.47%) TDD
3 46 (26.74%) Scrum
4 33 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (18.02%) OO
6 27 (15.70%) Multithreading
7 21 (12.21%) Unit Testing
8 19 (11.05%) E-Commerce
8 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.14%) Workflow
9 14 (8.14%) BDD
10 12 (6.98%) OOP
11 11 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.40%) OOD
11 11 (6.40%) SOA
12 10 (5.81%) CRM
13 9 (5.23%) Domain-Driven Design
14 8 (4.65%) MVVM
15 7 (4.07%) CQRS
16 5 (2.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 172 (100.00%) C#
2 74 (43.02%) SQL
3 43 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.98%) Java
5 8 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.07%) Ruby
6 7 (4.07%) C++
6 7 (4.07%) PHP
7 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.91%) XAML
8 4 (2.33%) Python
8 4 (2.33%) Delphi
9 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.16%) C
10 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.58%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
10 1 (0.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (2.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) MCSD
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) TickIT
Vendors
1 25 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.30%) Oracle
3 4 (2.33%) JBoss
4 3 (1.74%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.16%) Sybase
5 2 (1.16%) Facebook
5 2 (1.16%) Twitter
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.58%) Infragistics
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Rate: £300 to £310 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day - 6 month rolling contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago