The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer
Rank 272 263 227
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -36
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 11 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.080% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.085% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 19
Median daily rate £390 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-67.16% -4.28%
C# Software Engineer
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 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
9190 9396 8795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.38% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5558 5156 4840
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 453 481
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

C# Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C# Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer across the South East region.

C# Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C# Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

C# Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer across the South East region.

C# Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £450 -
Hampshire +10 3 £338 - 1
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £390 +20.00% 2
C# Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (72.73%) .NET
3 12 (54.55%) WPF
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) WinForms
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) SDLC
9 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
9 4 (18.18%) MVVM
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Windows CE
10 3 (13.64%) Java
11 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 2 (9.09%) HTML
11 2 (9.09%) Oracle
11 2 (9.09%) UML
11 2 (9.09%) OO
11 2 (9.09%) XHTML

C# Software Engineer 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) git-flow
2 1 (4.55%) GoogleTest
2 1 (4.55%) MSTest
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) WPF
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
4 4 (18.18%) WinForms
5 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) XHTML
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Mechatronics
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.55%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows CE
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 4 (18.18%) MVVM
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) C++
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) F#
5 1 (4.55%) Haskell
5 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Borland
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) SAP