The median contractor rate for a C# Application Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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# Application Developer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 629 574
Rank change year-on-year +59 -55  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Application Developer 17 23 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.043% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.046% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 48
Median daily rate £363 £381 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.91% +19.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £445 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £320
% change year-on-year -9.67% +21.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
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 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +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 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

C# Application Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Application Developer in the UK

C# Application Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

C# Application Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Application Developer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

C# Application Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

C# Application Developer
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +43 17 £363 -3.33% 11
London +2 5 £550 +56.02% 4
South East +31 3 £375 +5.26% 1
South West - 3 £335 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £335 - 1
Surrey +1 2 £375 +15.38%
North West - 2 £438 -
Swindon - 2 £320 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £288 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £288 - 2
East of England -7 1 £420 +5.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £438 -
Crewe - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £300 - 1
Witney - 1 £275 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £420 -
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
Suffolk - 1 £420 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, C# Application 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 C# Application Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) .NET
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 9 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (25.00%) HTML
8 8 (22.22%) C++
8 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
9 7 (19.44%) Xamarin
9 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.89%) UML
11 5 (13.89%) CSS
12 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.11%) jQuery
12 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
12 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.11%) C
12 4 (11.11%) OO
12 4 (11.11%) Games
12 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API

C# Application 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Grunt
4 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (11.11%) jQuery
7 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) HTML5
8 3 (8.33%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.56%) Ext JS
9 2 (5.56%) Kendo UI
9 2 (5.56%) REST
9 2 (5.56%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) UML
5 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Time Management
7 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (5.56%) Invoice Processing
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) C
6 3 (8.33%) Ada
6 3 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Postgraduate
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Xamarin
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Sencha
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle