The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 37 47 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 9 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.74% 0.23% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 0.24% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 18
Median daily rate £275 £305 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.83% -16.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £33.75
% change year-on-year -15.70% +52.02%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 424 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.53% 96.15% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 211 259
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% -1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Gloucestershire

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cirencester +2 6 £275 -9.83%
Gloucester - 2 £425 -
Cheltenham - 1 £400 -
C# .NET Developer
South West

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, C# .NET 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 Gloucestershire region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
5 7 (53.85%) Xamarin
5 7 (53.85%) DTS
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) Redis
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Kendo UI
6 3 (23.08%) SignalR
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) ReSharper
6 3 (23.08%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) DTS
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ReSharper
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) Kendo UI
3 3 (23.08%) SignalR
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) CRM
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Xamarin