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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C# Developer
Rank 545 488 484
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 98 153 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 123 117
Median daily rate £525 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -40 98 £525 +10.52% 99
London -18 70 £594 +7.95% 33
City of London +14 36 £606 +5.43% 13
North West -10 11 £325 -13.33% 10
South East +1 9 £388 +13.13% 24
Kent +5 4 £388 +14.81% 3
Surrey - 4 £400 - 4
Liverpool - 4 £325 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £325 - 4
Merseyside - 4 £325 - 1
Chester - 4 £325 - 1
Manchester -16 3 £338 -7.53% 5
West Midlands -20 3 £395 +1.93% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £375 +15.38% 3
East of England +5 2 £375 +7.14% 8
Birmingham -6 2 £379 -2.25%
Stockport - 2 £338 -
Cambridge +16 1 - - 3
East Grinstead +2 1 £365 +13.17%
South West -3 1 - - 7
Coventry -8 1 £450 -
West Sussex -21 1 £365 +9.77% 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £350 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Gateshead - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 - 3
Nottingham - 1 £450 - 2
Bath - 1 - -
Egham - 1 £375 -
Woking - 1 - -

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 221 (100.00%) C#
2 196 (88.69%) .NET
3 107 (48.42%) TDD
4 106 (47.96%) MVC
5 103 (46.61%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (40.72%) ASP.NET
7 85 (38.46%) SQL
8 83 (37.56%) SQL Server
9 69 (31.22%) JavaScript
10 63 (28.51%) Microsoft
11 62 (28.05%) HTML
11 62 (28.05%) Finance
11 62 (28.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 60 (27.15%) AngularJS
13 59 (26.70%) WPF
14 58 (26.24%) BDD
15 56 (25.34%) CSS
16 55 (24.89%) WCF
17 45 (20.36%) Multithreading
17 45 (20.36%) Front Office
17 45 (20.36%) ASP.NET Web API
18 42 (19.00%) jQuery
19 40 (18.10%) .NET Framework
19 40 (18.10%) HTML5
20 38 (17.19%) Banking
21 35 (15.84%) SOLID
22 34 (15.38%) Scrum
23 32 (14.48%) OO
24 29 (13.12%) Unit Testing
24 29 (13.12%) 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 5 (2.26%) Confluence
1 5 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.36%) IIS
3 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) JBoss
4 1 (0.45%) Kentico
4 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.90%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.81%) HTTP
1 4 (1.81%) Network Security
2 2 (0.90%) CTI
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) Intranet
2 2 (0.90%) LDAP
2 2 (0.90%) SNMP
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (37.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.07%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.07%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.71%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.81%) Big Data
7 4 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.81%) MS Access
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (8.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 18 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.24%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.88%) NUnit
4 10 (4.52%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.62%) JIRA
5 8 (3.62%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.71%) CruiseControl
6 6 (2.71%) Moq
6 6 (2.71%) MSBuild
7 5 (2.26%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.81%) MSTest
9 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.90%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.90%) StarTeam
General
1 62 (28.05%) Finance
2 45 (20.36%) Front Office
3 38 (17.19%) Banking
4 24 (10.86%) Investment Banking
5 17 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.71%) Marketing
6 6 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.26%) Electronics
7 5 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.36%) Back Office
8 3 (1.36%) Retail
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Law
10 1 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (88.69%) .NET
2 90 (40.72%) ASP.NET
3 62 (28.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 62 (28.05%) HTML
4 60 (27.15%) AngularJS
5 59 (26.70%) WPF
6 56 (25.34%) CSS
7 55 (24.89%) WCF
8 45 (20.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 42 (19.00%) jQuery
10 40 (18.10%) .NET Framework
10 40 (18.10%) HTML5
11 29 (13.12%) CSS3
12 26 (11.76%) Web Services
13 23 (10.41%) Entity Framework
13 23 (10.41%) KnockoutJS
14 20 (9.05%) XML
15 18 (8.14%) RESTful
16 17 (7.69%) SignalR
17 16 (7.24%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (4.07%) Equities
2 9 (4.07%) Fixed Income
2 9 (4.07%) Market Risk
3 8 (3.62%) Derivative
4 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.71%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.71%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.26%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.26%) NHS
6 3 (1.36%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.36%) Tandem
7 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.90%) Fintech
7 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.67%) Windows
2 4 (1.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (48.42%) TDD
2 106 (47.96%) MVC
3 103 (46.61%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (26.24%) BDD
5 45 (20.36%) Multithreading
6 35 (15.84%) SOLID
7 34 (15.38%) Scrum
8 32 (14.48%) OO
9 29 (13.12%) Unit Testing
10 28 (12.67%) SDLC
11 25 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (10.86%) SOA
13 23 (10.41%) MVVM
14 20 (9.05%) Web Development
15 13 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 13 (5.88%) Garbage Collection
16 11 (4.98%) CRM
16 11 (4.98%) OOD
17 10 (4.52%) Software Engineering
18 9 (4.07%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 221 (100.00%) C#
2 85 (38.46%) SQL
3 69 (31.22%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.79%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.98%) Java
6 9 (4.07%) VBA
7 5 (2.26%) Python
8 4 (1.81%) C++
8 4 (1.81%) PHP
8 4 (1.81%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.36%) C
9 3 (1.36%) Perl
9 3 (1.36%) Ruby
9 3 (1.36%) XAML
10 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.90%) VBScript
11 1 (0.45%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (4.07%) Degree
2 4 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) MiFID
2 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
1 1 (0.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (28.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.60%) DevExpress
3 17 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (2.26%) SAP
5 3 (1.36%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.36%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.90%) Coverity
6 2 (0.90%) DataSynapse
6 2 (0.90%) Syncfusion
6 2 (0.90%) Telerik
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.45%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.45%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.45%) Sybase
7 1 (0.45%) Teradata
7 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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