The median contractor rate for a Senior C# Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Senior C# Developer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 505 470
Rank change year-on-year +49 -35  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 124 126 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 111 121
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +18.51% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  

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 40556 48928 48108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.58% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26503 32317 29624
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +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 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1396 1934
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in England

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior C# Developer in England

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer in England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior C# Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior C# Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior C# Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior C# Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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 +23 84 £544 -9.37% 39
South East +14 17 £388 +16.54% 15
South West +1 7 £500 +42.85% 8
East of England +2 4 £350 -6.66% 10
East Midlands -2 4 - - 4
West Midlands +25 3 - - 5
Yorkshire +21 2 £325 - 8
North East +20 2 £500 +42.85%
North West +21 1 - - 7
Senior C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 227 (100.00%) C#
2 195 (85.90%) .NET
3 124 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (51.54%) SQL Server
5 105 (46.26%) TDD
6 100 (44.05%) JavaScript
7 90 (39.65%) SQL
8 89 (39.21%) MVC
9 81 (35.68%) ASP.NET
9 81 (35.68%) AngularJS
10 67 (29.52%) Finance
11 64 (28.19%) HTML
12 59 (25.99%) WCF
13 58 (25.55%) .NET Framework
13 58 (25.55%) Scrum
14 51 (22.47%) Microsoft Azure
15 46 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 43 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 42 (18.50%) WPF
17 42 (18.50%) Banking
17 42 (18.50%) CSS
17 42 (18.50%) Entity Framework
18 38 (16.74%) E-Commerce
18 38 (16.74%) Microsoft
19 32 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (14.10%) Multithreading
20 31 (13.66%) jQuery
20 31 (13.66%) BDD
21 29 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
21 29 (12.78%) Windows

Senior 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 12 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (2.64%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.20%) CMS
4 5 (2.20%) NServiceBus
4 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.76%) DataSynapse
5 4 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
8 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.05%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (5.73%) GitHub
5 6 (2.64%) SaaS
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (51.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 22 (9.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (7.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (5.29%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.96%) MySQL
8 9 (3.96%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.08%) Big Data
9 7 (3.08%) MongoDB
9 7 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.32%) Power BI
12 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.88%) Redis
14 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (10.13%) TeamCity
2 17 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (6.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (6.17%) NUnit
4 14 (6.17%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.41%) MSTest
6 6 (2.64%) Moq
7 5 (2.20%) Subversion
8 4 (1.76%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.76%) JSUnit
8 4 (1.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (1.76%) WiX
9 3 (1.32%) GoCD
9 3 (1.32%) JIRA
9 3 (1.32%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.88%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.88%) Sahi
10 2 (0.88%) Selenium
10 2 (0.88%) WATIR
General
1 67 (29.52%) Finance
2 42 (18.50%) Banking
3 23 (10.13%) Front Office
4 11 (4.85%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.76%) Retail
6 3 (1.32%) Back Office
6 3 (1.32%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (85.90%) .NET
2 81 (35.68%) AngularJS
2 81 (35.68%) ASP.NET
3 64 (28.19%) HTML
4 59 (25.99%) WCF
5 58 (25.55%) .NET Framework
6 46 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (18.50%) CSS
8 42 (18.50%) Entity Framework
8 42 (18.50%) WPF
9 31 (13.66%) jQuery
10 28 (12.33%) XML
11 27 (11.89%) HTML5
12 22 (9.69%) REST
13 21 (9.25%) Web Services
14 17 (7.49%) WinForms
15 15 (6.61%) RabbitMQ
16 14 (6.17%) Node.js
17 13 (5.73%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.57%) Fixed Income
2 23 (10.13%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (9.25%) User Experience
4 16 (7.05%) Computer Science
5 14 (6.17%) Mobile App
6 13 (5.73%) Blog
7 12 (5.29%) Derivative
7 12 (5.29%) Public Cloud
8 8 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.20%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.20%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.20%) Equities
10 5 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.20%) Reinsurance
11 4 (1.76%) Grid Computing
11 4 (1.76%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.76%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.32%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.32%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.78%) Windows
2 2 (0.88%) Android
2 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.88%) Unix
3 1 (0.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (46.26%) TDD
3 89 (39.21%) MVC
4 58 (25.55%) Scrum
5 38 (16.74%) E-Commerce
6 32 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (14.10%) Multithreading
7 31 (13.66%) BDD
8 29 (12.78%) OO
9 25 (11.01%) Microservices
10 24 (10.57%) SOA
11 22 (9.69%) DevOps
12 20 (8.81%) Front End Development
12 20 (8.81%) Unit Testing
13 19 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (8.37%) High Availability
14 17 (7.49%) Kanban
15 16 (7.05%) CQRS
16 14 (6.17%) SDLC
16 14 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 227 (100.00%) C#
2 100 (44.05%) JavaScript
3 90 (39.65%) SQL
4 27 (11.89%) T-SQL
5 22 (9.69%) Java
6 17 (7.49%) C++
6 17 (7.49%) Ruby
7 13 (5.73%) Scala
8 9 (3.96%) Python
8 9 (3.96%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.64%) C
9 6 (2.64%) ES6
10 5 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.76%) VBA
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
12 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.88%) PHP
13 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 21 (9.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.88%) MBA
4 1 (0.44%) CFA
4 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.73%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SDET
2 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (3.08%) Docker
2 2 (0.88%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 13 (5.73%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.73%) Oracle
3 12 (5.29%) Xamarin
4 7 (3.08%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.20%) Solace
5 5 (2.20%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.76%) Infragistics
7 3 (1.32%) Sybase
8 2 (0.88%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.88%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.88%) Typemock
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.44%) SAP
9 1 (0.44%) Sun
9 1 (0.44%) Telerik
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £325.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intec Select
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500.00 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 14 days ago