The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £310 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 103 82
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 33 27 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.42% 1.06% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.10% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 33
Median daily rate £310 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.42% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +1.49% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.12% +87.36%  

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 of England. 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 of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2179 2452 2910
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.76% 96.19% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1399 1733
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 194 258
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Cambridgeshire +13 16 £300 -20.00% 17
Hertfordshire +1 8 £360 -5.57% 20
Bedfordshire - 4 £363 - 2
Suffolk +10 3 £420 +29.23% 5
Norfolk -2 1 £328 -16.02% 2
Essex -19 1 - - 2
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 23 June 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 61 (100.00%) C#
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) TDD
3 22 (36.07%) MVC
4 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (29.51%) HTML
5 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
5 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
6 16 (26.23%) jQuery
7 15 (24.59%) CSS
7 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.59%) WCF
7 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
9 12 (19.67%) SDLC
9 12 (19.67%) XML
10 11 (18.03%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (16.39%) Windows
11 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.75%) XSLT
12 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
13 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
13 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (11.48%) NUnit
14 7 (11.48%) JSON

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 4 (6.56%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Drupal
2 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.92%) WordPress
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Intranet
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) IMAP
3 2 (3.28%) SMTP
4 1 (1.64%) NFC
4 1 (1.64%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
4 7 (11.48%) NUnit
5 5 (8.20%) Moq
6 3 (4.92%) JIRA
6 3 (4.92%) Subversion
7 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.64%) gulp
8 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.64%) MSTest
8 1 (1.64%) Protractor
8 1 (1.64%) Selenium
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Billing
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
2 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
2 18 (29.51%) HTML
3 16 (26.23%) jQuery
4 15 (24.59%) CSS
4 15 (24.59%) WCF
5 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
5 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (19.67%) XML
7 11 (18.03%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (14.75%) XSLT
9 7 (11.48%) CSS3
9 7 (11.48%) HTML5
9 7 (11.48%) JSON
10 6 (9.84%) Entity Framework
10 6 (9.84%) NHibernate
10 6 (9.84%) RESTful
10 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.28%) Tandem
2 2 (3.28%) W3C
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (45.90%) TDD
2 22 (36.07%) MVC
3 12 (19.67%) SDLC
4 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
5 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum
6 4 (6.56%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.56%) Web Development
7 3 (4.92%) BDD
7 3 (4.92%) Microservices
7 3 (4.92%) OO
7 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.92%) Project Management
8 2 (3.28%) High Availability
8 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (3.28%) Migration
8 2 (3.28%) OOP
8 2 (3.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) SQL
3 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) VBScript
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) PhD
1 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) IFRS
2 1 (1.64%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.28%) Telerik
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.64%) SAP