Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 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# .NET Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 125 114
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 -60
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 75 62 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.47% 1.29% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.35% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 30 74
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £284
90th Percentile £426 £431 £459
England median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £45.50 £41.25 £40.63
90th Percentile £48.50 £43.75 £46.88
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4801 4588 5650
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 95.70% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2650 3306
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 366 538
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.33 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the East of England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the East of England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in the East of England

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the East of England

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire +2 53 £363 +20.83% 8
Hertfordshire -5 13 £363 -5.23% 6
Bedfordshire -10 7 £388 -20.10% 1
Suffolk +14 5 £375 +17.65% 1
Norfolk - 3 £175 - 5
Essex -18 1 - - 1
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, C# .NET 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 East of England region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) C#
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (70.67%) TDD
4 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (30.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (30.67%) Node.js
6 22 (29.33%) MVC
6 22 (29.33%) WCF
6 22 (29.33%) SQL
7 21 (28.00%) SDLC
8 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 19 (25.33%) Docker
10 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (18.67%) Finance
14 13 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (14.67%) SOLID
17 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (13.33%) Entity Framework
17 10 (13.33%) Pair Programming
17 10 (13.33%) NHibernate
17 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
18 8 (10.67%) REST
18 8 (10.67%) LINQ

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.33%) IIS
1 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.33%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) NUnit
5 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) Selenium
6 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) Node.js
3 22 (29.33%) WCF
4 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 10 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 10 (13.33%) NHibernate
7 8 (10.67%) LINQ
7 8 (10.67%) REST
8 7 (9.33%) CSS
8 7 (9.33%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (9.33%) WPF
9 6 (8.00%) HTML
9 6 (8.00%) JSON
9 6 (8.00%) React
10 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.67%) jQuery
10 5 (6.67%) OAuth
11 4 (5.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (70.67%) TDD
3 22 (29.33%) MVC
4 21 (28.00%) SDLC
5 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 13 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (14.67%) SOLID
8 10 (13.33%) Pair Programming
9 7 (9.33%) Microservices
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.33%) OO
10 4 (5.33%) Scrum
10 4 (5.33%) SOA
11 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (4.00%) Migration
11 3 (4.00%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.00%) OOD
11 3 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (29.33%) SQL
3 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.33%) F#
5 1 (1.33%) Scala
5 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.33%) VB
5 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.33%) VB6
5 1 (1.33%) XAML
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (1.33%) Atlassian