Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 10 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# Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 135 108
Rank change year-on-year +9 -27 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 53 40 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.23% 0.98% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.06% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 53
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £353 £313 £325
90th Percentile £538 £447 £431
South East median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +1.80%

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 3,997 3,762 3,891
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.48% 92.09% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,958 2,000 2,099
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 100 132 182
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.14% -7.50% -25.00%
10th Percentile £11.08 £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# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Berkshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Berkshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Berkshire

C# 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# Developer in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Berkshire

C# 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# Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 10 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 +7 32 £425 +6.25% 10
Bracknell -15 6 £475 +22.58% 4
Slough -7 4 £388 -16.22% 5
Maidenhead +4 2 £363 +11.54% 2
Wokingham - 2 £355 - 4
Newbury -1 1 £500 +42.86% 2
C# Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (88.68%) .NET
3 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
4 27 (50.94%) MVC
4 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
6 17 (32.08%) SQL
7 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
7 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
9 14 (26.42%) CSS
10 13 (24.53%) HTML
11 12 (22.64%) Oracle
11 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
13 10 (18.87%) TDD
13 10 (18.87%) jQuery
13 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (16.98%) OO
15 8 (15.09%) BDD
15 8 (15.09%) Docker
16 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
16 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
16 7 (13.21%) Windows
16 7 (13.21%) Scrum
16 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
16 7 (13.21%) WCF
17 6 (11.32%) F#

C# 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 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) GitHub
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (5.66%) SaaS
3 3 (5.66%) Serverless
4 1 (1.89%) NuGet
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) Blockchain
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) Power BI
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.77%) NUnit
5 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) Mocha
6 1 (1.89%) Moq
6 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (26.42%) CSS
5 13 (24.53%) HTML
6 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
8 10 (18.87%) jQuery
9 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
9 7 (13.21%) WCF
10 6 (11.32%) .NET Core
10 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.43%) WinForms
12 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (5.66%) Web Services
13 3 (5.66%) XML
13 3 (5.66%) XSLT
14 2 (3.77%) Node.js
14 2 (3.77%) REST
14 2 (3.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 10 (18.87%) TDD
3 9 (16.98%) OO
4 8 (15.09%) BDD
5 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.21%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) API Development
6 6 (11.32%) OOP
7 5 (9.43%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) Logistics
8 4 (7.55%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.66%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Conversational UI
9 3 (5.66%) Microservices
9 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.66%) SDLC
9 3 (5.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) F#
5 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) Groovy
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.89%) Tableau
3 1 (1.89%) UiPath
3 1 (1.89%) Xamarin