Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £423 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 132 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21 -2
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 41 25 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.05% 0.65% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.70% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 49
Berkshire median daily rate £423 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.01% -11.25% +16.36%
10th Percentile £319 £168 £265
90th Percentile £488 £434 £489
South East median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +30.77%

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 3,663 3,580 4,371
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.37% 92.51% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,900 1,760 2,310
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £231 £244 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 153 169
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -34.88%
10th Percentile £11.03 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.60 £39.75 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +5.56% -9.15% +13.21%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -5 21 £423 +22.02% 13
Bracknell 0 6 £475 +17.28% 2
Slough - 4 £413 - 7
Wokingham - 2 £355 - 5
Maidenhead -9 1 £450 +5.88% 1
C# Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 41 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (85.37%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
4 21 (51.22%) MVC
5 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
7 15 (36.59%) SQL
8 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
9 13 (31.71%) jQuery
9 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.07%) HTML
12 7 (17.07%) WCF
12 7 (17.07%) Capita
12 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (14.63%) Web Development
13 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
14 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (12.20%) CRM
14 5 (12.20%) Web Services
14 5 (12.20%) OO
14 5 (12.20%) Finance
14 5 (12.20%) TDD
14 5 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.44%) NServiceBus
1 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) Sage 200
2 2 (4.88%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.32%) GitHub
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
3 3 (7.32%) Serverless
4 2 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.44%) NuGet
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) MS Access
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.44%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) JMeter
3 1 (2.44%) NUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (31.71%) jQuery
4 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
5 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.07%) HTML
6 7 (17.07%) WCF
7 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
8 5 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (12.20%) Web Services
9 4 (9.76%) CSS
10 2 (4.88%) Kendo UI
10 2 (4.88%) WinForms
11 1 (2.44%) .NET Core
11 1 (2.44%) Angular 2
11 1 (2.44%) Lucene
11 1 (2.44%) React
11 1 (2.44%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) MVC
2 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.63%) Web Development
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Bimodal
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Logistics
6 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
6 4 (9.76%) Microservices
6 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Delphi
5 2 (4.88%) Groovy
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.88%) VB
5 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) ES6
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Capita
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Sage
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau