Period
to 7 December 2021

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 7 December 2021.

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
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 76 108
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32 +36
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 46 18 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.78% 1.34% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.46% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 48
10th Percentile £328 £320 £309
25th Percentile £363 £444 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £469 £413
Median % change year-on-year -14.67% +13.64% +3.13%
75th Percentile £465 £488 £470
90th Percentile £495 " £500
England median daily rate £600 £550 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
England median hourly rate £62.15 £43.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +44.53% +2.38% -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 2,393 1,229 3,511
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.68% 91.44% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,393 738 2,183
10th Percentile £152 £164 £185
25th Percentile £281 £279 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £538 £503 £500
90th Percentile £620 £588 £588
England median daily rate £515 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +8.42% +2.70% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 150 257
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.50 £10.75
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.17 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -34.58% +34.33% -2.94%
75th Percentile £27.00 £45.00 £42.75
90th Percentile £49.50 £50.00 £49.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £18.33
% change year-on-year -13.04% +25.51% +4.71%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# Developer in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for C# Developer in the East of England

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for C# Developer in the East of England

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# Developer in the East of England.

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 7 December 2021. 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 -4 26 £388 -6.06% 17
Cambridgeshire -25 8 £463 - 18
Essex -9 6 £475 - 3
Bedfordshire - 3 £400 - 2
Suffolk -13 2 £400 -15.79% 6
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, 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 46 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (58.70%) .NET
3 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (34.78%) Scrum
6 16 (34.78%) TDD
7 15 (32.61%) C++
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
7 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
7 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) Visualisation
8 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
9 13 (28.26%) Validation
9 13 (28.26%) MVC
9 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
9 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (28.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (28.26%) Synthetic Environment
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 10 (21.74%) Azure
11 10 (21.74%) Entity Framework
12 8 (17.39%) WCF
13 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
13 7 (15.22%) RESTful
13 7 (15.22%) Microservices
13 7 (15.22%) .NET Core
14 6 (13.04%) REST
14 6 (13.04%) Microsoft

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 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Event Grid
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Functions
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Pipelines
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Service Bus
2 3 (6.52%) Serverless
3 1 (2.17%) AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (2.17%) npm
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2017
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) Flink
3 1 (2.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Postman
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) gulp
4 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.17%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (10.87%) Social Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Documentation Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) .NET
2 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 10 (21.74%) Entity Framework
5 8 (17.39%) WCF
6 7 (15.22%) .NET Core
6 7 (15.22%) RESTful
7 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.04%) REST
7 6 (13.04%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) WPF
8 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.87%) CSS
8 5 (10.87%) JSON
8 5 (10.87%) React
9 4 (8.70%) HTML
9 4 (8.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (6.52%) jQuery
10 3 (6.52%) Sass
11 2 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.17%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.78%) Scrum
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
5 14 (30.43%) Visualisation
6 13 (28.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (28.26%) MVC
6 13 (28.26%) Synthetic Environment
6 13 (28.26%) Validation
7 7 (15.22%) Microservices
8 5 (10.87%) Full Stack Development
9 4 (8.70%) API Development
9 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
9 4 (8.70%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.70%) MVVM
9 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) C++
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) VBA
5 5 (10.87%) XAML
6 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.70%) PhD
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Accessibility
1 1 (2.17%) DICOM
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.04%) Sage
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Splunk