The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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# Developer
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 104 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 1173 1123 1419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.71% 2.26% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 2.38% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 890 1065
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +2.98% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +91.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.80 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £46.00 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

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 40980 47134 47634
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.05% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26691 31127 30520
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1258 1393 1823
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in England

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in England

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in England

C# 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# Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in England

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# Developer in England

C# 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# Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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 +8 674 £550 +10.00% 238
South East -10 148 £350 -3.11% 137
South West +27 100 £350 +3.70% 46
Yorkshire +28 55 £328 +0.76% 42
North West +7 50 £338 +3.84% 78
West Midlands -2 45 £325 - 46
East Midlands -4 45 £300 +7.14% 35
East of England +3 42 £320 -14.66% 65
North East +69 11 £340 -2.85% 4
Midlands +13 2 - - 83
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the England region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 2274 (100.00%) C#
2 1808 (79.51%) .NET
3 936 (41.16%) SQL Server
4 903 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
5 879 (38.65%) SQL
6 841 (36.98%) MVC
7 782 (34.39%) ASP.NET
8 773 (33.99%) JavaScript
9 627 (27.57%) TDD
10 576 (25.33%) HTML
11 555 (24.41%) Finance
12 537 (23.61%) AngularJS
13 471 (20.71%) CSS
14 464 (20.40%) WPF
15 418 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 405 (17.81%) Microsoft
17 395 (17.37%) .NET Framework
18 382 (16.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 378 (16.62%) Banking
20 362 (15.92%) WCF
21 315 (13.85%) Front Office
22 308 (13.54%) Scrum
23 303 (13.32%) jQuery
24 267 (11.74%) Entity Framework
25 266 (11.70%) HTML5
26 254 (11.17%) Web Services
27 247 (10.86%) OO
28 228 (10.03%) Windows
29 226 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
30 219 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server

C# 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 86 (3.78%) CMS
2 58 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (2.29%) IIS
4 34 (1.50%) NServiceBus
5 27 (1.19%) EPiServer
5 27 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 25 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (0.79%) Umbraco
8 12 (0.53%) Apache Spark
8 12 (0.53%) Confluence
9 11 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.26%) Apache
12 6 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.26%) Kinematics
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 66 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.13%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.088%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (1.14%) ION MarketView
2 24 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.57%) RMDS
5 9 (0.40%) Endur
6 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.13%) Magento
6 3 (0.13%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.088%) Kondor
7 2 (0.088%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.044%) Bloomberg AIM
8 1 (0.044%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.044%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.044%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.044%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 226 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.19%) GitHub
4 24 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (1.06%) SaaS
5 21 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (0.26%) PaaS
8 4 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.088%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.088%) IaaS
10 2 (0.088%) Office 365
10 2 (0.088%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.044%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.044%) Slack
11 1 (0.044%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.84%) HTTP
2 15 (0.66%) Internet
3 14 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.44%) AMQP
4 10 (0.44%) Intranet
5 8 (0.35%) IP Telephony
5 8 (0.35%) Wireshark
6 5 (0.22%) DNS
6 5 (0.22%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.22%) Extranet
6 5 (0.22%) FTP
6 5 (0.22%) VoIP
7 4 (0.18%) Multicast
8 3 (0.13%) LDAP
8 3 (0.13%) SSL
8 3 (0.13%) X.509
9 2 (0.088%) IMAP
9 2 (0.088%) Link 16
9 2 (0.088%) SMTP
10 1 (0.044%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 936 (41.16%) SQL Server
2 132 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 127 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 96 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 82 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 72 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 71 (3.12%) MongoDB
9 42 (1.85%) Oracle Database
10 39 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
12 28 (1.23%) Redis
12 28 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 27 (1.19%) Big Data
14 25 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
15 24 (1.06%) Hadoop
16 23 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 20 (0.88%) MySQL
18 18 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 219 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 158 (6.95%) Git (software)
3 150 (6.60%) Visual Studio
4 124 (5.45%) NUnit
5 116 (5.10%) TeamCity
6 77 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 71 (3.12%) SpecFlow
8 66 (2.90%) Moq
9 65 (2.86%) Subversion
10 56 (2.46%) JIRA
11 46 (2.02%) MSTest
12 43 (1.89%) Mockito
13 36 (1.58%) Jenkins
14 29 (1.28%) Selenium
15 27 (1.19%) JUnit
15 27 (1.19%) MSBuild
16 25 (1.10%) ReSharper
17 24 (1.06%) TestNG
18 23 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 15 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 555 (24.41%) Finance
2 378 (16.62%) Banking
3 315 (13.85%) Front Office
4 157 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 45 (1.98%) Financial Institution
6 44 (1.93%) Back Office
7 36 (1.58%) Marketing
7 36 (1.58%) Retail
8 35 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.19%) Games
11 25 (1.10%) Electronics
12 19 (0.84%) Legal
13 17 (0.75%) Law
14 11 (0.48%) Advertising
15 9 (0.40%) Automotive
16 5 (0.22%) Billing
16 5 (0.22%) Publishing
17 4 (0.18%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.18%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1808 (79.51%) .NET
2 782 (34.39%) ASP.NET
3 576 (25.33%) HTML
4 537 (23.61%) AngularJS
5 471 (20.71%) CSS
6 464 (20.40%) WPF
7 418 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 395 (17.37%) .NET Framework
9 382 (16.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 362 (15.92%) WCF
11 303 (13.32%) jQuery
12 267 (11.74%) Entity Framework
13 266 (11.70%) HTML5
14 254 (11.17%) Web Services
15 182 (8.00%) XML
16 158 (6.95%) REST
17 153 (6.73%) WinForms
18 117 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 113 (4.97%) RESTful
20 112 (4.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 188 (8.27%) Greenfield Project
2 167 (7.34%) Fixed Income
3 164 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 127 (5.58%) Derivative
5 117 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 93 (4.09%) Computer Science
7 81 (3.56%) Equities
8 77 (3.39%) Algorithms
9 62 (2.73%) Hedge funds
10 60 (2.64%) User Experience
11 40 (1.76%) Fintech
12 38 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
13 36 (1.58%) Mobile App
14 32 (1.41%) Data Structures
15 24 (1.06%) Blog
16 21 (0.92%) Market Risk
17 20 (0.88%) Client/Server
18 19 (0.84%) N-Tier
19 18 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
20 17 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 228 (10.03%) Windows
2 71 (3.12%) Linux
3 39 (1.72%) Unix
4 25 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 20 (0.88%) Android
7 10 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.26%) Solaris
9 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.13%) CentOS
10 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.088%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.044%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.044%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 903 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 841 (36.98%) MVC
3 627 (27.57%) TDD
4 308 (13.54%) Scrum
5 247 (10.86%) OO
6 215 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
7 210 (9.23%) Multithreading
8 185 (8.14%) Test Automation
9 184 (8.09%) Software Engineering
10 176 (7.74%) MVVM
10 176 (7.74%) Unit Testing
11 171 (7.52%) BDD
12 170 (7.48%) Web Development
13 161 (7.08%) SDLC
14 142 (6.24%) E-Commerce
15 134 (5.89%) SOLID
16 123 (5.41%) Microservices
17 110 (4.84%) DevOps
18 108 (4.75%) SOA
19 94 (4.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2274 (100.00%) C#
2 879 (38.65%) SQL
3 773 (33.99%) JavaScript
4 212 (9.32%) Java
5 181 (7.96%) T-SQL
6 172 (7.56%) C++
7 137 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 102 (4.49%) Python
9 80 (3.52%) TypeScript
10 71 (3.12%) VB
11 59 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 52 (2.29%) VBA
13 39 (1.72%) XAML
14 38 (1.67%) C
15 31 (1.36%) Scala
16 30 (1.32%) Ruby
17 26 (1.14%) Shell Script
18 25 (1.10%) Perl
19 21 (0.92%) PL/SQL
19 21 (0.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 102 (4.49%) Degree
2 57 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.40%) MBA
8 6 (0.26%) MCP
9 5 (0.22%) CFA
9 5 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.13%) MCPD
10 3 (0.13%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.088%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.088%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.088%) PhD
11 2 (0.088%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.088%) PMP
12 1 (0.044%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.044%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.43%) QA
2 11 (0.48%) MiFID
3 5 (0.22%) WCAG
4 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.088%) MIL-STD-1553
5 2 (0.088%) SLA
6 1 (0.044%) EMIR
6 1 (0.044%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.044%) IFRS
6 1 (0.044%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.044%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.044%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 33 (1.45%) Docker
2 6 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.18%) LXC
3 4 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.044%) NFS
4 1 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.70%) Puppet
3 12 (0.53%) Ansible
3 12 (0.53%) Kibana
4 3 (0.13%) Control-M
5 2 (0.088%) HockeyApp
5 2 (0.088%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.044%) Nagios
6 1 (0.044%) Netcool
6 1 (0.044%) SCOM
6 1 (0.044%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.044%) WMI
Vendors
1 405 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 177 (7.78%) Oracle
3 53 (2.33%) Sybase
4 46 (2.02%) TIBCO
5 43 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 41 (1.80%) ION Trading
6 41 (1.80%) Sitecore
7 39 (1.72%) Telerik
8 38 (1.67%) DevExpress
9 28 (1.23%) SAP
10 24 (1.06%) Syncfusion
11 20 (0.88%) Reuters
12 19 (0.84%) Bloomberg
13 14 (0.62%) Infragistics
14 12 (0.53%) Google
15 11 (0.48%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.40%) OpenLink
17 7 (0.31%) IBM
17 7 (0.31%) Murex
17 7 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £645.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £325 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: £375 per day (circa)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Finance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pro rata 6 month fixed term
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago