Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# Developer
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 44 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 16 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.38% 2.75% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.91% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £485 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.68% +29.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £346 £267 £322
90th Percentile £458 £485 £388
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +10.59% -2.86% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 642 585 633
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 94.51% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 378 420
Bedfordshire median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £192 £200 £210
90th Percentile £575 £579 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 46
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -64.00% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £44.89 £42.05 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
% change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Bedfordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Bedfordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Bedfordshire

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 10 £375 -22.68%
Dunstable - 4 £350 - 1
Bedford +3 2 £350 - 1
C# Developer
East of England

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedfordshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) SOA
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
8 3 (18.75%) OOD
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) WinForms
8 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Subversion
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
8 3 (18.75%) REST

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) LINQ
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
4 3 (18.75%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft