Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 June 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 106 92
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 -22
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 93 89 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.10% 2.00% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.11% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 64 64
East of England median daily rate £385 £326 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.01% -6.79% +12.00%
10th Percentile £309 £275 £300
90th Percentile £450 £435 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £40.50 -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.38
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.29% +78.42%

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 4,189 4,215 4,786
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.91% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,361 2,504 2,764
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £193 £200 £210
90th Percentile £575 £566 £550
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 324 361
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -16.28% +7.50%
10th Percentile £11.38 £10.51 £12.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £47.50 £50.59
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.99
% change year-on-year -1.07% -6.46% +14.24%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 6 months to 20 June 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
Suffolk +10 32 £400 +6.67% 7
Hertfordshire -2 24 £385 +12.41% 18
Cambridgeshire -9 24 £408 +35.83% 24
Bedfordshire -3 9 £400 +12.28% 6
Norfolk +8 5 £350 +6.87% 5
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 East of England region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) C#
2 77 (82.80%) .NET
3 47 (50.54%) MVC
3 47 (50.54%) ASP.NET
3 47 (50.54%) HTML
4 43 (46.24%) CSS
5 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (43.01%) JavaScript
6 40 (43.01%) SQL
7 38 (40.86%) SQL Server
8 34 (36.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (34.41%) TDD
10 27 (29.03%) jQuery
11 24 (25.81%) HTML5
12 21 (22.58%) Web Services
13 20 (21.51%) AngularJS
14 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
14 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
15 18 (19.35%) WCF
15 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
15 18 (19.35%) CSS3
16 13 (13.98%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (13.98%) REST
16 13 (13.98%) BDD
16 13 (13.98%) NUnit
17 12 (12.90%) Windows
17 12 (12.90%) Entity Framework
18 11 (11.83%) XHTML
18 11 (11.83%) Web Development

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 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) WEP
2 1 (1.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.98%) NUnit
3 8 (8.60%) ReSharper
4 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.30%) Grunt
5 4 (4.30%) gulp
5 4 (4.30%) MSTest
6 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.08%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.08%) FxCop
7 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.08%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.08%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Games
2 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.08%) Law
3 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (82.80%) .NET
2 47 (50.54%) ASP.NET
2 47 (50.54%) HTML
3 43 (46.24%) CSS
4 34 (36.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (29.03%) jQuery
7 24 (25.81%) HTML5
8 21 (22.58%) Web Services
9 20 (21.51%) AngularJS
10 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
11 18 (19.35%) CSS3
11 18 (19.35%) WCF
12 13 (13.98%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (13.98%) REST
13 12 (12.90%) Entity Framework
14 11 (11.83%) XHTML
15 10 (10.75%) SOAP
15 10 (10.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.38%) Tandem
3 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) MVC
2 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (34.41%) TDD
4 13 (13.98%) BDD
5 11 (11.83%) Web Development
6 9 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (9.68%) OO
6 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.60%) SOLID
7 8 (8.60%) Web Application Development
8 7 (7.53%) Refactoring
8 7 (7.53%) Scrum
9 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.38%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.30%) Asynchronous Programming
11 4 (4.30%) DevOps
11 4 (4.30%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.30%) MVVM
11 4 (4.30%) SDLC
12 3 (3.23%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (43.01%) JavaScript
2 40 (43.01%) SQL
3 10 (10.75%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.60%) C++
5 7 (7.53%) Python
5 7 (7.53%) R
6 6 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.23%) PHP
8 2 (2.15%) Java
8 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.15%) XAML
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.38%) Capita
3 3 (3.23%) Telerik
4 1 (1.08%) Google
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com