Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £368 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 October 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 50 43
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +19
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 10 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.32% 1.52% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.61% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 34 7
Cambridge median daily rate £368 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £292 £326 £375
90th Percentile £457 £394 £515
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +14.48% -6.45% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £44.00 - £42.50
10th Percentile £43.50 - £41.25
90th Percentile £51.90 - £43.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £44.00 - £42.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 703 622 597
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.11% 94.39% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 340 320
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £284 £200 £233
90th Percentile £575 £564 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 87 53
Cambridge median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £14.00 £16.15 £12.48
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.35 £59.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £33.50 £27.19
% change year-on-year -47.76% +23.22% +32.62%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Cambridge

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Cambridge

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Cambridge

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Cambridge region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) UML
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) MVVM
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) PhD
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
7 1 (10.00%) ThreadX
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Games
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (10.00%) ThreadX
1 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) MVVM
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PhD