Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile C# Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 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.

Agile C# Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 715 727 745
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile C# Developer 169 172 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 153 140
UK median daily rate £438 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75% -3.61%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £312
90th Percentile £613 £575 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97824 99914 107019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64542 65150 68083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.53% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2932 3310 4089
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Agile C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile C# Developer in the UK

Agile C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile C# Developer in the UK

Agile C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile C# Developer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile C# Developer in the UK

Agile C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile C# Developer in the UK

Agile C# Developer
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile C# Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +9 168 £438 -7.89% 37
London -56 94 £550 +15.79% 16
UK excluding London +53 75 £350 - 21
South East +33 33 £353 -7.24% 6
South West +13 21 £350 - 1
Midlands +24 11 £475 +37.18% 3
East Midlands -4 7 £400 -
North of England +63 5 £363 +3.57% 5
East of England -15 5 £425 -12.37% 6
West Midlands +27 4 £475 +37.18% 3
North West +11 3 £363 +7.41% 2
North East +62 1 £375 +7.14%
Yorkshire +23 1 £350 +5.82% 3
Scotland - 1 £413 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Agile 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 Agile C# Developer in the job title.

1 169 (100.00%) C#
1 169 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (93.49%) .NET
3 102 (60.36%) SQL Server
4 86 (50.89%) TDD
5 77 (45.56%) Scrum
6 69 (40.83%) MVC
7 66 (39.05%) ASP.NET
8 60 (35.50%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (34.91%) HTML
10 58 (34.32%) JavaScript
11 56 (33.14%) Microsoft
12 54 (31.95%) WCF
13 53 (31.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 53 (31.36%) SQL
14 52 (30.77%) AngularJS
15 48 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (26.63%) Finance
16 45 (26.63%) CSS
17 43 (25.44%) Oracle
18 41 (24.26%) OO
19 39 (23.08%) Test Automation
20 37 (21.89%) jQuery
20 37 (21.89%) .NET Framework
21 36 (21.30%) Web Development
21 36 (21.30%) REST
22 34 (20.12%) TeamCity
23 33 (19.53%) BDD
24 28 (16.57%) SOLID
25 26 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

Agile C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (3.55%) Oracle Coherence
1 6 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.78%) EPiServer
2 3 (1.78%) IIS
3 2 (1.18%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Endur
2 1 (0.59%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.78%) SaaS
4 2 (1.18%) npm
5 1 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.59%) Office 365
5 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) Intranet
2 1 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (60.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.88%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (6.51%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.14%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.55%) RavenDB
7 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) MySQL
9 1 (0.59%) Power BI
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (20.12%) TeamCity
2 22 (13.02%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.88%) NUnit
4 14 (8.28%) SpecFlow
5 13 (7.69%) Moq
6 12 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (6.51%) FitNesse
7 11 (6.51%) MSBuild
7 11 (6.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (4.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (3.55%) CruiseControl
10 6 (3.55%) Git (software)
10 6 (3.55%) LINQPad
10 6 (3.55%) MSTest
10 6 (3.55%) Selenium
11 5 (2.96%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.96%) JUnit
11 5 (2.96%) NSubstitute
12 4 (2.37%) Zephyr
General
1 45 (26.63%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Front Office
3 10 (5.92%) Electronics
3 10 (5.92%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.92%) Marketing
3 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.33%) Banking
5 6 (3.55%) Back Office
6 4 (2.37%) Retail
7 2 (1.18%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (93.49%) .NET
2 66 (39.05%) ASP.NET
3 59 (34.91%) HTML
4 54 (31.95%) WCF
5 53 (31.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 52 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 48 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (26.63%) CSS
9 37 (21.89%) .NET Framework
9 37 (21.89%) jQuery
10 36 (21.30%) REST
11 26 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (14.79%) Web Services
13 23 (13.61%) Entity Framework
13 23 (13.61%) HTML5
14 22 (13.02%) React
15 20 (11.83%) NHibernate
16 18 (10.65%) JSON
16 18 (10.65%) SOAP
17 17 (10.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.43%) Algorithms
2 19 (11.24%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (9.47%) N-Tier
4 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.88%) Grid Computing
4 15 (8.88%) Hedge funds
5 14 (8.28%) Computer Science
6 11 (6.51%) Fintech
7 6 (3.55%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.78%) Derivative
8 3 (1.78%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.78%) PKI
9 2 (1.18%) User Experience
10 1 (0.59%) Equities
10 1 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.59%) Life Science
10 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Windows
2 2 (1.18%) Android
2 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.18%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (50.89%) TDD
3 77 (45.56%) Scrum
4 69 (40.83%) MVC
5 60 (35.50%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (24.26%) OO
7 39 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 36 (21.30%) Web Development
9 33 (19.53%) BDD
10 28 (16.57%) SOLID
11 24 (14.20%) Pair Programming
12 22 (13.02%) OOD
12 22 (13.02%) Unit Testing
13 21 (12.43%) Front End Development
14 20 (11.83%) OOP
14 20 (11.83%) SOA
15 18 (10.65%) PnL Attribution
16 17 (10.06%) DevOps
17 16 (9.47%) Change Control
17 16 (9.47%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (34.32%) JavaScript
3 53 (31.36%) SQL
4 13 (7.69%) Java
5 12 (7.10%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.10%) Python
5 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.92%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.96%) C++
8 3 (1.78%) C
9 2 (1.18%) ECMAScript
9 2 (1.18%) ES6
9 2 (1.18%) GraphQL
9 2 (1.18%) Ruby
10 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.59%) VB
10 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (4.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (8.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) Ansible
1 8 (4.73%) Puppet
2 4 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.18%) Nagios
3 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 56 (33.14%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.44%) Oracle
3 10 (5.92%) SAP
4 6 (3.55%) DevExpress
4 6 (3.55%) Syncfusion
4 6 (3.55%) Telerik
5 3 (1.78%) OpenLink
6 2 (1.18%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.18%) New Relic
6 2 (1.18%) Splunk
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithmics
7 1 (0.59%) Apigee
7 1 (0.59%) Mercator
7 1 (0.59%) TIBCO