The median contractor rate for a Lead C# Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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.

Lead C# Developer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 624 632
Rank change year-on-year +30 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 13 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.051% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.054% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 9
Median daily rate £425 £475 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £315 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £610 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 -
% change year-on-year +1.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
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 1376 1496 2028
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 £11.42 £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%  

Lead C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead C# Developer in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Lead C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

Lead C# Developer
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +20 13 £425 -10.52% 27
London -6 9 £450 -21.73% 13
Midlands - 2 - - 1
City of London -4 1 - - 4
East of England -5 1 £425 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £475 -
South West - 1 £390 - 4
Dunstable - 1 £425 -
Taunton - 1 £390 -
Somerset - 1 £390 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 featuring Lead C# Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (89.19%) .NET
3 23 (62.16%) MVC
3 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
5 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (37.84%) TDD
6 14 (37.84%) Scrum
7 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
8 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 11 (29.73%) Windows
9 11 (29.73%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
10 9 (24.32%) NoSQL
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
10 9 (24.32%) SOLID
11 8 (21.62%) Pair Programming
11 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.62%) SOA
11 8 (21.62%) NHibernate
11 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (21.62%) Kibana
12 7 (18.92%) Software Delivery
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
14 5 (13.51%) Web Services
14 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
14 5 (13.51%) Web Development

Lead 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 11 (29.73%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
2 9 (24.32%) NoSQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Event Store
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Front Office
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (21.62%) NHibernate
7 5 (13.51%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) jQuery
8 3 (8.11%) WCF
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.41%) Ajax
9 2 (5.41%) CSS
9 2 (5.41%) HTML
9 2 (5.41%) HTML5
9 2 (5.41%) JSON
9 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.41%) WPF
9 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Internet of Things
2 2 (5.41%) Blog
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) CCTV
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (62.16%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) SOLID
4 8 (21.62%) Pair Programming
4 8 (21.62%) SOA
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Software Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) Microservices
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (8.11%) User Stories
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) Open Source
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) VB6
7 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO 14001
1 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter