Period
to 20 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 124 132
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 -35
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 47 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.42% 1.11% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.20% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 27
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £325 £369 £313
90th Percentile £513 £538 £455
South East median daily rate £413 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -8.33% +24.14% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £46.69
% change year-on-year -12.50% +7.09% +8.58%

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 3,067 3,765 3,740
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.41% 92.55% 91.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,624 1,841 1,974
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +2.72% +3.44%
10th Percentile £188 £215 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £433 £420
% change year-on-year +1.16% +2.98% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 101 102
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +16.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £13.19 £11.25 £10.60
90th Percentile £82.50 £47.50 £42.18
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £20.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.23% +13.19% +2.86%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 -15 23 £475 +2.70% 11
Slough +12 9 £380 -1.94%
Maidenhead +13 4 £313 +13.64% 4
Wokingham - 2 £425 - 1
Bracknell - 2 - - 3
Newbury -3 1 £368 -26.50% 3
C# Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 47 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (89.36%) .NET
3 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
5 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
5 20 (42.55%) Azure
6 18 (38.30%) MVC
7 14 (29.79%) SQL
8 12 (25.53%) HTML
8 12 (25.53%) CSS
8 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
9 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
9 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
10 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.15%) HTML5
11 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (17.02%) TypeScript
12 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (17.02%) .NET Core
12 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (14.89%) Migration
14 6 (12.77%) DevOps
14 6 (12.77%) Microservices
14 6 (12.77%) Web Services
15 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
15 5 (10.64%) OO
15 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
15 5 (10.64%) Oracle
15 5 (10.64%) JSON

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Azure
2 2 (4.26%) AWS
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) Spatial Data
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (89.36%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
2 12 (25.53%) CSS
2 12 (25.53%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
4 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (19.15%) HTML5
5 8 (17.02%) .NET Core
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.77%) Web Services
7 5 (10.64%) JSON
7 5 (10.64%) RESTful
8 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
8 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) Sass
9 3 (6.38%) Angular 2
9 3 (6.38%) WCF
9 3 (6.38%) WinForms
9 3 (6.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) MVC
3 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.89%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) DevOps
5 6 (12.77%) Microservices
6 5 (10.64%) API Design
6 5 (10.64%) OO
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Automation
7 4 (8.51%) OOD
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.51%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) Fintech
9 2 (4.26%) API Development
9 2 (4.26%) ETL
9 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 8 (17.02%) TypeScript
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.26%) F#
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) MIIS
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Workday