The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 32 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 12 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.11% 2.47% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 2.55% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 19
Median daily rate £375 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £363 £400
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 £39.25 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +3.70%
C# Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 353 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.60% 96.71% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 224 200
Median daily rate £413 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.38 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -45.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 across the Cambridge region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) WPF
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
6 8 (40.00%) WCF
7 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) OO
9 5 (25.00%) WinForms
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (20.00%) PhD
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 3 (15.00%) HTML
11 3 (15.00%) Windows
11 3 (15.00%) CSS
11 3 (15.00%) SOA
11 3 (15.00%) XAML
11 3 (15.00%) jQuery
11 3 (15.00%) DevExpress
11 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
11 3 (15.00%) System Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
11 3 (15.00%) Change Control
12 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (5.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) WPF
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (25.00%) WinForms
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
10 1 (5.00%) MFC
10 1 (5.00%) OpenMP
10 1 (5.00%) STL
10 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.00%) CUDA
1 1 (5.00%) Equities
1 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) MVVM
7 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.00%) SOLID
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) XAML
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter