Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 35 63
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 15 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.17% 4.15% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 4.37% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 18 14
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - +31.58%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £315
90th Percentile £394 £425 £440
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £335 £350 £339
% change year-on-year -4.29% +3.32% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Cambridge median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +10.59% -2.86% -

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 651 595 915
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 95.05% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 306 601
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £200 £209 £250
90th Percentile £551 £549 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 58 64
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £15.25 £14.56 £13.30
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.00 £56.13
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +35.14% +35.37% -16.33%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
4 11 (73.33%) .NET
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (60.00%) TDD
6 9 (60.00%) SDLC
7 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (46.67%) WCF
8 7 (46.67%) MVC
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (46.67%) SOLID
9 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (33.33%) WPF
11 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
12 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 2 (13.33%) SQL
12 2 (13.33%) Scrum
12 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
13 1 (6.67%) Ajax

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 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) SDLC
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (46.67%) SOLID
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft