Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 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# Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 83 80
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -35
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 112 119 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.16% 2.46% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.57% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 59 107
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £300 £250 £250
90th Percentile £430 £425 £438
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
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 £38.93
90th Percentile £48.50 £43.75 £46.88
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 4865 4626 5605
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.68% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2671 3283
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +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 381 371 535
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.41 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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 -9 61 £335 -4.29% 32
Hertfordshire +3 27 £350 - 13
Bedfordshire -12 16 £375 -22.68% 3
Suffolk +5 15 £388 +19.23% 1
Norfolk -4 4 £175 -56.25% 7
Essex -14 1 - - 2
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 112 (100.00%) C#
2 101 (90.18%) .NET
3 76 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (60.71%) TDD
5 45 (40.18%) SQL Server
6 30 (26.79%) SQL
6 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
6 30 (26.79%) WCF
7 28 (25.00%) MVC
8 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
8 27 (24.11%) Node.js
9 26 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (19.64%) Docker
11 22 (19.64%) SDLC
12 21 (18.75%) E-Commerce
13 20 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (16.07%) .NET Framework
15 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
15 18 (16.07%) WPF
15 18 (16.07%) Finance
16 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET
17 16 (14.29%) SOLID
18 13 (11.61%) REST
18 13 (11.61%) Entity Framework
18 13 (11.61%) CSS
18 13 (11.61%) HTML
18 13 (11.61%) NHibernate

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 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) HTTP
1 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.89%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.57%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.57%) JIRA
4 4 (3.57%) Subversion
4 4 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.68%) FxCop
5 3 (2.68%) Moq
5 3 (2.68%) NUnit
5 3 (2.68%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.68%) StyleCop
6 2 (1.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.89%) MSTest
7 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (90.18%) .NET
2 30 (26.79%) WCF
3 27 (24.11%) Node.js
4 26 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (16.07%) .NET Framework
5 18 (16.07%) WPF
6 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET
7 13 (11.61%) CSS
7 13 (11.61%) Entity Framework
7 13 (11.61%) HTML
7 13 (11.61%) NHibernate
7 13 (11.61%) REST
8 11 (9.82%) LINQ
8 11 (9.82%) Web Services
9 8 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.25%) jQuery
10 7 (6.25%) JSON
11 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.68%) User Experience
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (2.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (60.71%) TDD
3 28 (25.00%) MVC
4 22 (19.64%) SDLC
5 21 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (14.29%) SOLID
8 12 (10.71%) Pair Programming
9 11 (9.82%) Microservices
10 10 (8.93%) MVVM
11 8 (7.14%) Multithreading
11 8 (7.14%) OO
11 8 (7.14%) Scrum
12 7 (6.25%) BDD
12 7 (6.25%) SOA
13 6 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (5.36%) OOP
14 5 (4.46%) Software Delivery
14 5 (4.46%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (26.79%) SQL
3 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.25%) C++
4 7 (6.25%) XAML
5 3 (2.68%) VB
5 3 (2.68%) VBScript
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.89%) F#
7 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.89%) Scala
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 22 (19.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.68%) Google
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle
4 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.89%) Xamarin