Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 153 145
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -14
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 26 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 0.32% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.34% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 20
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £278 £323
90th Percentile £500 £438 £411
South East median daily rate £420 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +15.86% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +28.36%

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 4,006 3,780 3,925
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.43% 92.06% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,966 2,016 2,108
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £234
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 131 182
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.50 £48.63
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.92%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 -1 16 £413 +22.22% 9
Bracknell - 3 - - 3
Maidenhead - 2 £363 - 2
Wokingham - 2 £355 - 1
Newbury -4 1 £500 +42.86% 1
Slough - 1 £413 - 3
C# .NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 8 (30.77%) jQuery
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 6 (23.08%) OO
10 6 (23.08%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
11 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (19.23%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) TDD
11 5 (19.23%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) HTML
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle
12 4 (15.38%) Scrum
12 4 (15.38%) Logistics
12 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (15.38%) SaaS

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 3 (11.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) GitHub
2 4 (15.38%) SaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.54%) Serverless
4 2 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.85%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) Mocha
3 1 (3.85%) Moq
3 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
7 5 (19.23%) HTML
7 5 (19.23%) WCF
8 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.54%) XML
9 3 (11.54%) XSLT
10 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
10 2 (7.69%) Web Services
11 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Core
11 1 (3.85%) Chai
11 1 (3.85%) Lucene
11 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Logistics
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) Bimodal
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Kanban
8 1 (3.85%) Market Research
8 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore