Period
to 25 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# Software Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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# Software Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 193 198
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5 -11
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 13 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.38% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -20.90%
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.92 £30.50
% change year-on-year -23.77% +50.54% -23.51%

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 3,947 4,758 4,486
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.78% 94.39% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,384 2,730 2,652
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £207 £192 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 323 355
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.32 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.62% -1.03% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.78 £11.50 £11.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £44.95
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.11% - -2.63%

C# Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Developer in the East of England

C# Software 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# Software Developer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Software Developer in the East of England

C# Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Software Developer in the East of England

C# Software 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# Software Developer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Software Developer in the East of England

C# Software 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# Software Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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 +8 7 £450 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £405 - 8
Suffolk +9 2 £450 - 4
Norfolk -3 1 £350 +3.70% 1
C# Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, C# Software 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# Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Legal
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Node.js
7 2 (15.38%) High Availability
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
7 2 (15.38%) Bower
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) npm
7 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership

C# Software 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) npm
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Bower
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) D3.js
6 1 (7.69%) Django
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) OpenLayers
6 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (7.69%) React
6 1 (7.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Data Science
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft