Period
to 11 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 104 74
Rank change year-on-year -33 -30 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 70 114 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.40% 2.23% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.37% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 120 64
East of England median daily rate £400 £356 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +5.17% -3.21%
10th Percentile £283 £300 £254
90th Percentile £463 £439 £425
England median daily rate £475 £463 £400
% change year-on-year +2.70% +15.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £47.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +10.59% -2.86%
10th Percentile £37.55 £45.50 £41.25
90th Percentile £50.98 £48.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 4,680 4,818 4,586
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.88% 94.36% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,770 2,784 2,636
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -0.64%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £459 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 368 373
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% -7.50% -5.34%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.07 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.12 £18.70 £18.38
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.77% +2.08%

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 11 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 11 December 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
Hertfordshire 0 27 £413 +17.86% 20
Cambridgeshire -25 16 £425 +26.87% 35
Suffolk -8 11 £375 -3.23% 12
Bedfordshire -1 9 £338 -10.00% 12
Norfolk +9 5 £375 +114.29% 5
Essex - 2 £575 - 14
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 70 (100.00%) C#
2 59 (84.29%) .NET
3 38 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (41.43%) SQL Server
6 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (37.14%) MVC
8 21 (30.00%) SQL
8 21 (30.00%) HTML
8 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (28.57%) CSS
10 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
11 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (25.71%) Visual Studio
11 18 (25.71%) Web Services
12 15 (21.43%) REST
13 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 14 (20.00%) WCF
14 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
14 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (15.71%) WPF
16 10 (14.29%) jQuery
16 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 10 (14.29%) Scrum
17 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (12.86%) Windows
17 9 (12.86%) HTML5
18 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
18 8 (11.43%) React
18 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering

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 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) 3ds Max
1 3 (4.29%) Maya
1 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) npm
3 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 2 (2.86%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.43%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (41.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Power BI
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.71%) NUnit
4 4 (5.71%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.86%) Bower
5 2 (2.86%) gulp
5 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.86%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (10.00%) Games
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (84.29%) .NET
2 38 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (30.00%) HTML
4 20 (28.57%) CSS
5 18 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (25.71%) Web Services
6 15 (21.43%) REST
7 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (20.00%) WCF
8 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
9 11 (15.71%) WPF
10 10 (14.29%) jQuery
11 9 (12.86%) HTML5
12 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
12 8 (11.43%) React
13 7 (10.00%) Silverlight
14 6 (8.57%) SOAP
15 4 (5.71%) RESTful
15 4 (5.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.29%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (1.43%) ThreadX
2 1 (1.43%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) MVC
3 10 (14.29%) Scrum
4 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.43%) TDD
5 7 (10.00%) Asynchronous Programming
5 7 (10.00%) SDLC
5 7 (10.00%) SOLID
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.57%) DevOps
6 6 (8.57%) Multithreading
6 6 (8.57%) OO
7 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.71%) API Development
8 4 (5.71%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.71%) MVVM
8 4 (5.71%) Open Source
8 4 (5.71%) RAD
8 4 (5.71%) Refactoring
8 4 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (8.57%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.71%) C
6 4 (5.71%) Java
6 4 (5.71%) PHP
6 4 (5.71%) Python
7 3 (4.29%) C++
7 3 (4.29%) Lua
8 2 (2.86%) ES6
8 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) MCSA
2 5 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (4.29%) PhD
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) Telerik
3 1 (1.43%) VMware