The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# .NET Developer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 207 140
Rank change year-on-year +32 -67  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 620 615 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.43% 1.24% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.31% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 488 653
Median daily rate £380 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £268 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £541 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +81.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £31.35 £21.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.00 £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% +81.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91549 110551 112831
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4078 4763 6999
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in England

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +27 288 £475 +5.55% 143
South East +21 104 £345 -1.42% 91
North of England +55 89 £330 +1.53% 91
Midlands +1 61 £300 - 61
Yorkshire +26 45 £325 - 27
South West -5 43 £350 - 29
North West +12 35 £338 +3.84% 61
East of England +6 35 £306 -12.50% 44
East Midlands +1 34 £295 +7.27% 24
West Midlands -7 25 £315 -3.07% 35
North East +76 9 £340 -2.85% 3
C# .NET Developer
UK

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, C# .NET 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 across the England region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 1287 (100.00%) C#
1 1287 (100.00%) .NET
2 616 (47.86%) SQL Server
3 607 (47.16%) MVC
4 584 (45.38%) ASP.NET
5 535 (41.57%) SQL
6 531 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
7 527 (40.95%) JavaScript
8 398 (30.92%) HTML
9 366 (28.44%) TDD
10 355 (27.58%) AngularJS
11 351 (27.27%) CSS
12 307 (23.85%) .NET Framework
13 296 (23.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 282 (21.91%) Microsoft
14 282 (21.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 261 (20.28%) Finance
16 245 (19.04%) jQuery
17 194 (15.07%) Scrum
18 192 (14.92%) WCF
19 182 (14.14%) Web Services
20 180 (13.99%) Entity Framework
21 172 (13.36%) Banking
22 165 (12.82%) HTML5
23 149 (11.58%) WPF
24 147 (11.42%) Microsoft Azure
25 146 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
26 142 (11.03%) OO
26 142 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
27 138 (10.72%) Windows

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 76 (5.91%) CMS
2 38 (2.95%) IIS
3 34 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 22 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.48%) EPiServer
7 18 (1.40%) NServiceBus
8 17 (1.32%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (0.70%) Confluence
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.39%) GeoServer
11 5 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.31%) Drupal
12 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.23%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.23%) Kentico
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.01%) RMDS
2 10 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.31%) Endur
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.078%) Bloomberg AIM
6 1 (0.078%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.078%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.078%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 147 (11.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.71%) SaaS
4 15 (1.17%) GitHub
5 14 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.31%) PaaS
9 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.078%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.078%) IaaS
11 1 (0.078%) Office 365
11 1 (0.078%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.85%) HTTP
2 9 (0.70%) Internet
2 9 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.54%) Intranet
4 5 (0.39%) AMQP
4 5 (0.39%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.31%) DNS
5 4 (0.31%) Multicast
5 4 (0.31%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.23%) FTP
6 3 (0.23%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.16%) Extranet
7 2 (0.16%) IMAP
7 2 (0.16%) LDAP
7 2 (0.16%) SMTP
7 2 (0.16%) SSL
7 2 (0.16%) X.509
8 1 (0.078%) NFC
8 1 (0.078%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (47.86%) SQL Server
2 79 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (5.98%) NoSQL
4 73 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 55 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (2.95%) MongoDB
8 36 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 29 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (1.71%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
12 18 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (1.32%) RavenDB
14 16 (1.24%) Redis
15 14 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (1.01%) Big Data
16 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (0.93%) RDBMS
18 11 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 10 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 146 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 106 (8.24%) Visual Studio
3 93 (7.23%) Git (software)
4 74 (5.75%) TeamCity
5 65 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 56 (4.35%) NUnit
7 35 (2.72%) SpecFlow
8 34 (2.64%) Moq
9 28 (2.18%) JIRA
10 26 (2.02%) Subversion
11 22 (1.71%) MSBuild
12 21 (1.63%) MSTest
12 21 (1.63%) ReSharper
13 17 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (1.32%) Jenkins
14 14 (1.09%) Hudson
15 12 (0.93%) JSUnit
16 9 (0.70%) Selenium
17 8 (0.62%) gulp
18 6 (0.47%) GoCD
General
1 261 (20.28%) Finance
2 172 (13.36%) Banking
3 90 (6.99%) Front Office
4 57 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 31 (2.41%) Retail
7 23 (1.79%) Back Office
8 17 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.32%) Marketing
9 14 (1.09%) Law
10 10 (0.78%) Advertising
11 9 (0.70%) Electronics
11 9 (0.70%) Legal
11 9 (0.70%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.54%) Automotive
13 4 (0.31%) Games
13 4 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
14 3 (0.23%) Billing
14 3 (0.23%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1287 (100.00%) .NET
2 584 (45.38%) ASP.NET
3 398 (30.92%) HTML
4 355 (27.58%) AngularJS
5 351 (27.27%) CSS
6 307 (23.85%) .NET Framework
7 296 (23.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 282 (21.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 245 (19.04%) jQuery
10 192 (14.92%) WCF
11 182 (14.14%) Web Services
12 180 (13.99%) Entity Framework
13 165 (12.82%) HTML5
14 149 (11.58%) WPF
15 113 (8.78%) XML
16 107 (8.31%) REST
17 91 (7.07%) Ajax
18 82 (6.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 79 (6.14%) JSON
20 77 (5.98%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.39%) Greenfield Project
2 97 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (4.58%) Algorithms
4 57 (4.43%) Fixed Income
5 37 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 36 (2.80%) Derivative
6 36 (2.80%) User Experience
7 33 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 32 (2.49%) Equities
9 24 (1.86%) Hedge funds
10 21 (1.63%) Fintech
11 19 (1.48%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.09%) Online Banking
13 13 (1.01%) Data Structures
14 12 (0.93%) Swaptions
15 11 (0.85%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.78%) Blog
16 10 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 138 (10.72%) Windows
2 18 (1.40%) Windows Server
3 12 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.70%) Android
5 6 (0.47%) Linux
6 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.16%) Unix
8 1 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (47.16%) MVC
2 531 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (28.44%) TDD
4 194 (15.07%) Scrum
5 142 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
5 142 (11.03%) OO
6 116 (9.01%) Software Engineering
7 109 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 104 (8.08%) Web Development
9 101 (7.85%) Unit Testing
10 97 (7.54%) SOLID
11 93 (7.23%) BDD
12 91 (7.07%) SOA
13 80 (6.22%) Microservices
14 79 (6.14%) SDLC
15 74 (5.75%) Test Automation
16 72 (5.59%) MVVM
17 71 (5.52%) OOP
18 68 (5.28%) Front End Development
19 67 (5.21%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1287 (100.00%) C#
2 535 (41.57%) SQL
3 527 (40.95%) JavaScript
4 117 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 115 (8.94%) T-SQL
6 53 (4.12%) TypeScript
7 48 (3.73%) VB
8 47 (3.65%) Java
9 39 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 30 (2.33%) C++
11 28 (2.18%) Python
12 25 (1.94%) XAML
13 24 (1.86%) VBA
14 10 (0.78%) VB6
15 8 (0.62%) C
15 8 (0.62%) ES6
15 8 (0.62%) Ruby
15 8 (0.62%) Scala
16 5 (0.39%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (3.50%) Degree
2 18 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.39%) MCP
6 5 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.16%) PhD
7 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.16%) PMP
7 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.078%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.078%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.11%) QA
2 6 (0.47%) MiFID
3 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.078%) IFRS
5 1 (0.078%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 21 (1.63%) Docker
2 5 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.078%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (1.24%) Puppet
3 12 (0.93%) Ansible
3 12 (0.93%) Kibana
4 2 (0.16%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.078%) Nagios
5 1 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 282 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 107 (8.31%) Oracle
3 40 (3.11%) Sitecore
4 28 (2.18%) Xamarin
5 26 (2.02%) Telerik
6 17 (1.32%) Reuters
6 17 (1.32%) TIBCO
7 13 (1.01%) ION Trading
8 12 (0.93%) SAP
9 10 (0.78%) Sybase
10 9 (0.70%) Bloomberg
11 8 (0.62%) Google
12 7 (0.54%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.39%) IBM
13 5 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.39%) Twitter
14 4 (0.31%) OpenLink
14 4 (0.31%) Redback
15 3 (0.23%) Atlassian
15 3 (0.23%) Infragistics
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