The median contractor rate for a C# Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 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# Software Engineer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 94 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.062% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.064% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +354.54% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.57 £21.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +91.12% -33.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1437 1565 1620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.51% 96.43% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 917 888
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 62 99
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured C# Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# Software Engineer in the East Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 1
Leicestershire - 2 - - 2
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, C# Software Engineer 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 East Midlands region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) UML
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) DCOM
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) VB
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 3 (37.50%) NServiceBus
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) SOLID
6 2 (25.00%) SDET
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (37.50%) NServiceBus
2 2 (25.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Avionics
1 2 (25.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) DCOM
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) COM
3 2 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) SOLID
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
1 2 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft