Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 25 November 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 84 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 -3
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 27 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.70% 1.29% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.34% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 12 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +8.21% +3.08%
10th Percentile £300 £218 £200
90th Percentile £394 £526 £501
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +10.59% -2.86% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1480 1344 1521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.08% 96.55% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 779 773
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £555
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 78 157
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -11.76% +12.25%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.88 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.10% +5.95% +5.00%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Hertfordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Hertfordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Hertfordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Hertfordshire

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Watford +7 13 £343 - 3
Stevenage - 11 £363 -
St Albans +7 8 £305 -23.75% 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 1 £350 - 5
Hatfield -7 1 £550 - 2
Hertford - 1 £325 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £305 -
Berkhamsted - 1 - -
C# Developer
East of England

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Hertfordshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
4 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (59.26%) MVC
5 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
6 15 (55.56%) Finance
7 14 (51.85%) WCF
7 14 (51.85%) SOLID
8 13 (48.15%) TDD
8 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (40.74%) SDLC
11 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (29.63%) HTML
13 8 (29.63%) CSS
14 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
14 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
15 6 (22.22%) SQL
16 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
17 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 4 (14.81%) WPF
17 4 (14.81%) LINQ
17 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
17 4 (14.81%) REST

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.70%) MySQL
8 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.70%) RavenDB
8 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (11.11%) FxCop
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) Moq
3 3 (11.11%) ReSharper
3 3 (11.11%) StyleCop
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) MSTest
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) WCF
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
6 4 (14.81%) LINQ
6 4 (14.81%) REST
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) WPF
6 4 (14.81%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) AutoMapper
7 3 (11.11%) Dapper ORM
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 3 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) MVC
3 14 (51.85%) SOLID
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
5 11 (40.74%) SDLC
6 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) Code Coverage
8 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (11.11%) OOP
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VBScript
5 2 (7.41%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin