The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 66 59
Rank change year-on-year -14 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 45 63 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.11% 2.51% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.59% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 38
Median daily rate £325 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £301 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +20.35%  

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 2026 2429 2565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.21% 96.62% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 1417 1450
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 165 253
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.90% -0.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +1 17 £300 -14.28% 31
Suffolk +8 11 £363 +3.57% 8
Hertfordshire 0 9 £300 -7.69% 25
Bedfordshire +4 5 £350 +2.94% 2
Essex -30 2 £500 +33.33% 9
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 128 (100.00%) C#
2 93 (72.66%) .NET
3 63 (49.22%) TDD
4 52 (40.63%) MVC
5 47 (36.72%) SQL Server
6 39 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
8 35 (27.34%) .NET Framework
9 33 (25.78%) WCF
9 33 (25.78%) XML
9 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
10 32 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (23.44%) SQL
12 29 (22.66%) XSLT
13 27 (21.09%) E-Commerce
13 27 (21.09%) WPF
14 24 (18.75%) HTML
14 24 (18.75%) Scrum
15 23 (17.97%) CSS
15 23 (17.97%) Entity Framework
16 22 (17.19%) jQuery
17 21 (16.41%) AngularJS
18 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (14.06%) Windows
19 16 (12.50%) MVVM
19 16 (12.50%) Finance
20 15 (11.72%) LINQ
20 15 (11.72%) NHibernate
21 13 (10.16%) Web Services
21 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio

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 8 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (1.56%) CMS
2 2 (1.56%) Drupal
2 2 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.56%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.56%) WordPress
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) IaaS
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
3 2 (1.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.13%) VoIP
1 4 (3.13%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) NFC
3 1 (0.78%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.91%) Blockchain
3 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.78%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.78%) GIS
6 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) HBase
6 1 (0.78%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) Redis
6 1 (0.78%) Riak
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Moq
1 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.59%) NUnit
3 10 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.91%) FxCop
5 5 (3.91%) JIRA
5 5 (3.91%) ReSharper
5 5 (3.91%) StyleCop
6 4 (3.13%) MSTest
7 3 (2.34%) Selenium
8 2 (1.56%) JMeter
8 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.56%) Subversion
8 2 (1.56%) Xcode
9 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.78%) Protractor
9 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Electronics
2 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.34%) Marketing
2 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Billing
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (72.66%) .NET
2 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
3 35 (27.34%) .NET Framework
4 33 (25.78%) WCF
4 33 (25.78%) XML
5 32 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (22.66%) XSLT
7 27 (21.09%) WPF
8 24 (18.75%) HTML
9 23 (17.97%) CSS
9 23 (17.97%) Entity Framework
10 22 (17.19%) jQuery
11 21 (16.41%) AngularJS
12 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (11.72%) LINQ
13 15 (11.72%) NHibernate
14 13 (10.16%) Web Services
15 12 (9.38%) REST
16 10 (7.81%) RESTful
16 10 (7.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.13%) Contactless
1 4 (3.13%) EMV
2 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.78%) SCADA
3 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 6 (4.69%) Android
2 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.22%) TDD
2 52 (40.63%) MVC
3 39 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (21.09%) E-Commerce
5 24 (18.75%) Scrum
6 16 (12.50%) MVVM
7 12 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.59%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (7.03%) BDD
9 9 (7.03%) SOLID
10 8 (6.25%) OO
10 8 (6.25%) Web Development
11 7 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.47%) OOP
12 6 (4.69%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.91%) Android Development
13 5 (3.91%) Code Coverage
13 5 (3.91%) Refactoring
13 5 (3.91%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.44%) SQL
4 6 (4.69%) VBScript
5 5 (3.91%) XAML
6 4 (3.13%) Java
6 4 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.78%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.56%) PhD
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) IFRS
2 1 (0.78%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.47%) Telerik
3 5 (3.91%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.34%) SAP
5 2 (1.56%) Apple
5 2 (1.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.78%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Siemens
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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