The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 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# Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 94 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 42 38 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.79% 1.50% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.56% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 39
Median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +2.98% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

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 2198 2442 2882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.93% 96.14% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1386 1713
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 199 251
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.25 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

C# 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# Developer in the East of England.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

C# 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# Developer in the East of England.

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

C# 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# Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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 +10 18 £300 -20.00% 21
Hertfordshire +3 11 £368 -3.60% 24
Bedfordshire -5 6 £363 -39.58% 3
Suffolk +8 4 £420 +29.23% 6
Essex -20 2 - - 4
Norfolk -5 1 £328 -18.12% 3
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (85.23%) .NET
3 38 (43.18%) TDD
4 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (42.05%) SQL Server
5 36 (40.91%) SQL
6 33 (37.50%) MVC
7 32 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 27 (30.68%) .NET Framework
8 27 (30.68%) WCF
9 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET
10 21 (23.86%) HTML
10 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
11 20 (22.73%) CSS
11 20 (22.73%) XML
11 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (22.73%) AngularJS
12 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (19.32%) jQuery
13 15 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
14 14 (15.91%) XSLT
15 13 (14.77%) NHibernate
16 12 (13.64%) SDLC
17 11 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (12.50%) LINQ
17 11 (12.50%) NUnit
17 11 (12.50%) Scrum
18 10 (11.36%) Windows
18 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce

C# 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 5 (5.68%) IIS
2 4 (4.55%) CMS
3 3 (3.41%) Drupal
3 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Internet
2 4 (4.55%) VoIP
2 4 (4.55%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.41%) Intranet
4 2 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) IMAP
4 2 (2.27%) SMTP
5 1 (1.14%) NFC
5 1 (1.14%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.50%) NUnit
4 9 (10.23%) Moq
5 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.68%) JIRA
7 4 (4.55%) MSTest
8 3 (3.41%) Subversion
9 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.27%) FxCop
9 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.27%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.27%) StyleCop
9 2 (2.27%) Xcode
10 1 (1.14%) gulp
10 1 (1.14%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.14%) Protractor
10 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Billing
2 3 (3.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (85.23%) .NET
2 27 (30.68%) .NET Framework
2 27 (30.68%) WCF
3 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET
4 21 (23.86%) HTML
5 20 (22.73%) AngularJS
5 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (22.73%) CSS
5 20 (22.73%) XML
6 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (19.32%) jQuery
7 14 (15.91%) XSLT
8 13 (14.77%) NHibernate
9 11 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (12.50%) LINQ
10 10 (11.36%) Entity Framework
11 9 (10.23%) RESTful
12 8 (9.09%) CSS3
12 8 (9.09%) HTML5
12 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.27%) Tandem
2 2 (2.27%) W3C
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Android
2 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) TDD
2 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.50%) MVC
4 12 (13.64%) SDLC
5 11 (12.50%) Scrum
6 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.95%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.82%) BDD
8 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.68%) Front End Development
9 5 (5.68%) Microservices
9 5 (5.68%) OO
9 5 (5.68%) Web Development
10 4 (4.55%) Android Development
10 4 (4.55%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (4.55%) DevOps
10 4 (4.55%) OOP
10 4 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (40.91%) SQL
3 32 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.55%) Java
5 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.55%) VBScript
6 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.27%) VB
7 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
1 1 (1.14%) PhD
1 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) IFRS
2 1 (1.14%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Telerik
3 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) SAP