Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Application Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 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.

C# Application Developer
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 825 845
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 -34
Contract jobs requiring a C# Application Developer 25 61 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.058% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.061% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 41
UK median daily rate £388 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +11.11% +8.68%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £313
90th Percentile £563 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £334
% change year-on-year +12.31% -2.62% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
UK median hourly rate £47.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £45.00

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 97016 99195 108573
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64030 64673 69073
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 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2877 3313 4123
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -0.28% +9.39%
10th Percentile £10.94 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

C# Application Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 25 November 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 10 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 6 months to 25 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 -26 24 £388 -3.13% 18
UK excluding London +42 13 £365 +12.31% 16
London -43 11 £475 +13.77% 3
South East -6 6 £365 +11.45% 7
East of England -6 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £375 - 2
Midlands - 3 £375 - 4
North of England +47 1 £325 +18.18% 2
North West +25 1 £325 +18.18% 1
South West -2 1 £310 -22.50% 1

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) WPF
7 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) D3.js
8 3 (12.00%) MVC
8 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (12.00%) IIS
8 3 (12.00%) Java
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (12.00%) WCF
8 3 (12.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
9 2 (8.00%) Web Development
9 2 (8.00%) jQuery
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
9 2 (8.00%) C++
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET

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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ATM
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) DocumentDB
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) WPF
4 4 (16.00%) D3.js
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) WCF
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) WinForms
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) Aurelia
7 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
3 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Logistics
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Thales