The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had C# .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 34 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 1.51% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.58% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £300 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
C# .NET Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 379 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.60% 95.47% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 256 257
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Bedfordshire region.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, C# .NET 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 Bedfordshire region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SOA

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared