Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead C# Developer was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Lead C# Developer
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 820 824
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 56 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.059% 0.036% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.038% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 33
England median daily rate £575 £400 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -20.79% -14.04%
10th Percentile £374 £358 £398
90th Percentile £631 £538 £680
UK median daily rate £575 £400 £505
% change year-on-year +43.75% -20.79% -10.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Lead C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead C# Developer in England

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead C# Developer in England

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead C# Developer in England

Lead 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 Lead C# Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead C# Developer in England

Lead 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 Lead C# Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 34 £600 +17.07% 10
South East +8 8 £588 +54.61% 9
North of England +60 6 £388 - 5
South West -1 4 £525 +41.89% 2
East of England -1 3 £375 -12.02% 5
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
North West - 2 £431 - 5
North East +61 1 £400 -
Midlands +21 1 £475 +18.75% 2
East Midlands -2 1 £475 -5.09% 1
Lead C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Lead 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 Lead C# Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (89.29%) .NET
3 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET
5 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
5 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
6 27 (48.21%) Finance
7 26 (46.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 22 (39.29%) Greenfield Project
10 21 (37.50%) NoSQL
11 19 (33.93%) BDD
11 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
12 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
13 16 (28.57%) React
13 16 (28.57%) HTML
14 15 (26.79%) CSS
14 15 (26.79%) SpecFlow
14 15 (26.79%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (25.00%) Angular 2
15 14 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
15 14 (25.00%) NServiceBus
15 14 (25.00%) Subversion
16 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (23.21%) WebSockets
16 13 (23.21%) CQRS
16 13 (23.21%) Kafka
16 13 (23.21%) Hedge funds
16 13 (23.21%) Complex Event Processing
16 13 (23.21%) Akka

Lead 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 14 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 4 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) SMS
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) RavenDB
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.79%) SpecFlow
3 14 (25.00%) Subversion
4 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.14%) MSBuild
5 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.36%) MSTest
6 3 (5.36%) NUnit
6 3 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.57%) Moq
8 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.79%) JIRA
8 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.79%) Selenium
8 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
2 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Front Office
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (89.29%) .NET
2 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET
3 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
4 26 (46.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (28.57%) HTML
5 16 (28.57%) React
6 15 (26.79%) CSS
6 15 (26.79%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (25.00%) Angular 2
7 14 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
8 13 (23.21%) Akka
8 13 (23.21%) Kafka
8 13 (23.21%) Redux
8 13 (23.21%) SignalR
8 13 (23.21%) WebSockets
9 8 (14.29%) Web Services
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.50%) HTML5
11 6 (10.71%) jQuery
11 6 (10.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (23.21%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) CentOS
3 1 (1.79%) SUSE
3 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) BDD
3 13 (23.21%) Complex Event Processing
3 13 (23.21%) CQRS
4 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (19.64%) MVC
4 11 (19.64%) Scrum
4 11 (19.64%) TDD
5 8 (14.29%) SOLID
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.14%) Build Automation
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) Apex Code
5 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.79%) Delphi
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.79%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.79%) Sybase
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin