The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had C# 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# Developer
England / South East
Rank 95 109 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 175 171 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.31% 1.96% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.08% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 123 141
Median daily rate £375 £345 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £60.62 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +227.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +61.53%

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# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# 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# Developer across the South East region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C# 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# Developer across the South East region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# 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# 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
Berkshire +24 38 £400 +6.66% 13
Oxfordshire +22 30 £350 +7.69% 25
Surrey -12 25 £406 -2.40% 16
Hampshire +11 21 £400 +23.07% 22
Kent -4 20 £338 - 11
Buckinghamshire -5 16 £275 -22.53% 19
East Sussex -5 14 £300 -10.44% 9
West Sussex -5 8 £400 +23.07% 11
Middlesex +5 2 £350 -
C# Developer
England

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

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

1 338 (100.00%) C#
2 296 (87.57%) .NET
3 178 (52.66%) MVC
4 146 (43.20%) ASP.NET
5 145 (42.90%) JavaScript
6 131 (38.76%) SQL Server
6 131 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (36.98%) SQL
8 105 (31.07%) HTML
9 101 (29.88%) CSS
10 95 (28.11%) .NET Framework
11 90 (26.63%) TDD
12 87 (25.74%) AngularJS
13 76 (22.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 76 (22.49%) jQuery
14 75 (22.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 67 (19.82%) Entity Framework
16 66 (19.53%) Web Services
17 59 (17.46%) Microsoft
18 57 (16.86%) XML
19 51 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 48 (14.20%) HTML5
21 45 (13.31%) Scrum
22 43 (12.72%) Web Development
23 42 (12.43%) Oracle
24 37 (10.95%) WCF
24 37 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
25 36 (10.65%) WPF
26 35 (10.36%) Visual Studio
27 33 (9.76%) Windows

C# 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 18 (5.33%) CMS
2 11 (3.25%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.96%) EPiServer
4 9 (2.66%) IIS
5 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.18%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.59%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.96%) PaaS
3 5 (1.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Asana
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.48%) Extranet
1 5 (1.48%) Intranet
2 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.30%) DNS
3 1 (0.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (38.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.92%) NoSQL
3 16 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.07%) Redis
10 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.18%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.59%) MySQL
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.30%) Event Store
14 1 (0.30%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 51 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (10.36%) Visual Studio
3 32 (9.47%) Git (software)
4 20 (5.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (4.73%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.14%) Selenium
7 13 (3.85%) Bower
8 12 (3.55%) Grunt
9 11 (3.25%) NUnit
10 10 (2.96%) Moq
11 7 (2.07%) JIRA
11 7 (2.07%) NuGet
11 7 (2.07%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.48%) MSBuild
12 5 (1.48%) ReSharper
12 5 (1.48%) Subversion
12 5 (1.48%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.18%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.18%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.18%) MSTest
General
1 27 (7.99%) Finance
2 9 (2.66%) Advertising
3 7 (2.07%) Back Office
3 7 (2.07%) Banking
4 5 (1.48%) Marketing
5 3 (0.89%) Games
5 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.59%) Automotive
6 2 (0.59%) Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) German Language
7 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (87.57%) .NET
2 146 (43.20%) ASP.NET
3 105 (31.07%) HTML
4 101 (29.88%) CSS
5 95 (28.11%) .NET Framework
6 87 (25.74%) AngularJS
7 76 (22.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 76 (22.49%) jQuery
8 75 (22.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (19.82%) Entity Framework
10 66 (19.53%) Web Services
11 57 (16.86%) XML
12 48 (14.20%) HTML5
13 37 (10.95%) WCF
14 36 (10.65%) WPF
15 33 (9.76%) CSS3
16 32 (9.47%) LINQ
17 27 (7.99%) REST
18 26 (7.69%) Ajax
18 26 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 10 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.78%) User Experience
5 5 (1.48%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.59%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.59%) iPad
7 1 (0.30%) AS400
7 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.30%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.30%) Social Media
7 1 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (0.89%) Android
2 3 (0.89%) Unix
2 3 (0.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.59%) Linux
3 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (52.66%) MVC
2 131 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (26.63%) TDD
4 45 (13.31%) Scrum
5 43 (12.72%) Web Development
6 33 (9.76%) BDD
7 31 (9.17%) Multithreading
8 30 (8.88%) Front End Development
9 27 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (7.99%) Unit Testing
10 22 (6.51%) Data Protection
11 21 (6.21%) SOLID
12 20 (5.92%) Multithreaded Programming
13 18 (5.33%) Concurrent Programming
13 18 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 17 (5.03%) SDLC
15 14 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (4.14%) E-Commerce
16 13 (3.85%) Data Management
16 13 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 338 (100.00%) C#
2 145 (42.90%) JavaScript
3 125 (36.98%) SQL
4 25 (7.40%) T-SQL
4 25 (7.40%) VB.NET
5 12 (3.55%) VB
6 10 (2.96%) C++
6 10 (2.96%) Java
7 8 (2.37%) Apex Code
7 8 (2.37%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.48%) Python
9 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.59%) ES6
10 2 (0.59%) F#
10 2 (0.59%) UniBasic
10 2 (0.59%) XAML
11 1 (0.30%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.30%) Perl
11 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.07%) Degree
4 3 (0.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.48%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) ISO13485
2 2 (0.59%) SDET
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) WMI
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.43%) Oracle
3 10 (2.96%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.07%) Telerik
6 6 (1.78%) Google
7 2 (0.59%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.59%) IBM
7 2 (0.59%) Redback
7 2 (0.59%) RedGate
7 2 (0.59%) SAP
7 2 (0.59%) VMware
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe
8 1 (0.30%) Apple
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco
8 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.30%) Sony
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