Period
to 14 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £433 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 14 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 37 30
Rank change year-on-year -37 -7 +18
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 16 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.33% 4.22% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 4.50% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 77 25
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £433 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.10% -4.29% +3.32%
10th Percentile £375 £300 £255
90th Percentile £486 £394 £425
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £44.00 £47.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +10.59% -2.86%
10th Percentile £43.50 £45.50 £41.25
90th Percentile £51.90 £48.50 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £47.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% +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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,130 1,333 1,065
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.70% 93.68% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 661 520
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £250 £200 £170
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +0.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 138 98
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £27.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.67% +37.93% +32.62%
10th Percentile £12.10 £11.50 £10.68
90th Percentile £49.00 £49.75 £46.98
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -3.19% -21.74% +9.52%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Cambridgeshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Cambridgeshire

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Cambridgeshire

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Cambridge -17 9 £450 +24.14% 27
Peterborough +4 4 £400 +33.33% 2
C# Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) WCF
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) RAD
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) MVVM
7 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) PhD
9 2 (12.50%) OO
9 2 (12.50%) WinForms
9 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) WCF
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 2 (12.50%) WinForms
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) FreeRTOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (6.25%) ThreadX
1 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) MVVM
4 4 (25.00%) RAD
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) UML
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) SOLID
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PhD