Period
to 21 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 May 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# Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 79 65
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 9 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.69% 1.44% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.52% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 17
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £329 £303 £255
90th Percentile £465 £403 £428
East of England median daily rate £388 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +0.65% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - £40.50

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 1,185 1,381 1,176
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.46% 94.78% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 737 642
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £209 £183 £196
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 120 88
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.86 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.03% +0.70% -3.08%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £61.25 £42.00 £52.41
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £20.33
% change year-on-year -3.03% -18.83% -5.45%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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
Letchworth - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £450 - 1
Watford - 1 £325 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £340 -
Broxbourne - 1 £413 -
C# Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Ninject
4 2 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection

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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) Moq
3 2 (22.22%) MSTest
3 2 (22.22%) NUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
3 2 (22.22%) xUnit.net
4 1 (11.11%) Bower
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Ninject
4 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) SOLID
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft