The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
England / South East
Rank 121 138 104
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -34
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 130 127 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.46% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.54% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 101 102
Median daily rate £350 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 £60.62 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.64% +227.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-15.70% +177.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7107 8235 9165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.70% 94.52% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 5028 4901
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 381 427
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Oxfordshire +18 25 £350 +7.69% 16
Berkshire +21 24 £400 +6.66% 9
Kent -2 19 £338 - 8
Surrey -9 16 £375 -11.76% 11
Hampshire +8 14 £348 -0.71% 10
East Sussex -2 11 £300 -10.44% 6
Buckinghamshire -8 11 £320 -9.85% 11
West Sussex -3 8 £400 +23.07% 9
Middlesex +6 2 £350 -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 237 (100.00%) C#
1 237 (100.00%) .NET
2 127 (53.59%) MVC
3 123 (51.90%) JavaScript
4 122 (51.48%) ASP.NET
5 109 (45.99%) SQL
6 105 (44.30%) SQL Server
7 89 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (37.55%) .NET Framework
8 85 (35.86%) CSS
9 82 (34.60%) HTML
10 65 (27.43%) jQuery
11 63 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (26.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 61 (25.74%) TDD
14 59 (24.89%) AngularJS
15 55 (23.21%) Entity Framework
16 53 (22.36%) Web Services
17 48 (20.25%) XML
18 42 (17.72%) Microsoft
19 40 (16.88%) HTML5
20 38 (16.03%) Oracle
21 36 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (14.35%) Web Development
23 30 (12.66%) LINQ
23 30 (12.66%) Front End Development
24 26 (10.97%) JSON
24 26 (10.97%) CSS3
25 25 (10.55%) VB.NET
26 24 (10.13%) REST

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (7.17%) CMS
2 11 (4.64%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.80%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.95%) IIS
5 6 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.69%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.11%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Asana
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) Extranet
1 2 (0.84%) Intranet
2 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (44.30%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.44%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (2.95%) Redis
6 7 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.84%) MySQL
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.42%) Event Store
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (9.28%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.17%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (5.49%) TeamCity
6 10 (4.22%) NUnit
7 9 (3.80%) Moq
8 8 (3.38%) Bower
9 7 (2.95%) Grunt
10 6 (2.53%) Selenium
11 5 (2.11%) MSBuild
11 5 (2.11%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.69%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.69%) JSUnit
12 4 (1.69%) NuGet
13 3 (1.27%) MSTest
13 3 (1.27%) Subversion
14 2 (0.84%) JIRA
14 2 (0.84%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.84%) webpack
General
1 22 (9.28%) Finance
2 7 (2.95%) Advertising
2 7 (2.95%) Back Office
3 4 (1.69%) Banking
4 3 (1.27%) Games
5 2 (0.84%) Automotive
5 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
5 2 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) German Language
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (51.48%) ASP.NET
3 89 (37.55%) .NET Framework
4 85 (35.86%) CSS
5 82 (34.60%) HTML
6 65 (27.43%) jQuery
7 63 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (26.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 59 (24.89%) AngularJS
10 55 (23.21%) Entity Framework
11 53 (22.36%) Web Services
12 48 (20.25%) XML
13 40 (16.88%) HTML5
14 30 (12.66%) LINQ
15 26 (10.97%) CSS3
15 26 (10.97%) JSON
16 24 (10.13%) REST
16 24 (10.13%) WCF
17 20 (8.44%) Ajax
18 19 (8.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.49%) Algorithms
2 11 (4.64%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.11%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.11%) User Experience
5 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.42%) AS400
7 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) iPad
7 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.42%) Social Media
7 1 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.70%) Windows
2 3 (1.27%) Unix
3 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.42%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (53.59%) MVC
2 89 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (25.74%) TDD
4 34 (14.35%) Web Development
5 30 (12.66%) Front End Development
6 21 (8.86%) Multithreading
7 19 (8.02%) Multithreaded Programming
8 18 (7.59%) Concurrent Programming
8 18 (7.59%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.17%) BDD
9 17 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.33%) SDLC
11 14 (5.91%) Scrum
12 13 (5.49%) Data Management
13 11 (4.64%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.64%) SOA
14 10 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.22%) SOLID
15 9 (3.80%) Software Engineering
16 8 (3.38%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 237 (100.00%) C#
2 123 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 109 (45.99%) SQL
4 25 (10.55%) VB.NET
5 23 (9.70%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.22%) VB
7 8 (3.38%) Apex Code
8 7 (2.95%) Java
9 6 (2.53%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.11%) C++
11 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.84%) UniBasic
13 1 (0.42%) ES6
13 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.42%) Perl
13 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.42%) Python
13 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.53%) Degree
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
1 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.03%) Oracle
3 8 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.38%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.11%) Google
4 5 (2.11%) Telerik
5 2 (0.84%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.84%) IBM
5 2 (0.84%) Redback
5 2 (0.84%) SAP
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe
6 1 (0.42%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.42%) RedGate
6 1 (0.42%) Sony
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