Period
to 25 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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# .NET Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 148 124
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24 +33
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 27 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 0.40% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.44% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 24
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £423 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% +6.29% +6.00%
10th Percentile £353 £319 £313
90th Percentile £524 £525 £450
South East median daily rate £475 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £60.00 - £43.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,911 3,658 3,520
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.47% 92.44% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,954 1,932 1,675
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £258 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 93 160
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £44.25 £42.10
South East median hourly rate £20.86 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +15.86% +2.86% -7.28%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Berkshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Berkshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Berkshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Berkshire

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Reading -2 18 £469 +10.95% 3
Newbury +8 2 £550 +57.14%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £340 - 2
Windsor - 1 - -
C# .NET Developer
South East

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
6 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
7 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
7 13 (48.15%) OO
8 12 (44.44%) CSS
9 11 (40.74%) HTML
10 10 (37.04%) TDD
10 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
11 9 (33.33%) jQuery
11 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (33.33%) WCF
11 9 (33.33%) BDD
12 8 (29.63%) OOP
13 7 (25.93%) Web Design
13 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
14 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
14 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
14 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (22.22%) SQL
15 5 (18.52%) OOA/OOD

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) NUnit
5 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
5 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
6 12 (44.44%) CSS
7 11 (40.74%) HTML
8 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (33.33%) jQuery
9 9 (33.33%) WCF
10 4 (14.81%) .NET Core
11 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (7.41%) LINQ
12 2 (7.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 2 (7.41%) React
12 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
12 2 (7.41%) Web Services
12 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (29.63%) OOP
7 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (25.93%) Web Design
8 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 5 (18.52%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (14.81%) DevOps
11 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (11.11%) Microservices
11 3 (11.11%) SDLC
11 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.11%) SOLID
12 2 (7.41%) CRM
12 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
12 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.41%) XAML
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle