Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 76 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 0
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 32 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.00% 1.66% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.78% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 9
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £310 £263
90th Percentile £426 £394 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 - £42.50

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 1,492 1,402 1,354
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.02% 92.85% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 706 748
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £173 £201 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 132 87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.35 £16.81 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.21% +5.03% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.55 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.55 £40.00 £53.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £20.32
% change year-on-year -3.19% -11.42% -3.26%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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
Hemel Hempstead +4 13 £400 +12.68% 1
St Albans -2 6 £306 -5.77% 4
Watford +2 5 £400 +10.34% 13
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £408 - 2
Letchworth - 1 £200 - 1
C# Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 32 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) .NET
3 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 19 (59.38%) MVC
5 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (43.75%) Web Services
7 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (40.63%) WCF
8 13 (40.63%) REST
9 11 (34.38%) TDD
9 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
9 11 (34.38%) HTML
9 11 (34.38%) SOAP
10 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
10 10 (31.25%) Windows
10 10 (31.25%) SOLID
11 9 (28.13%) Asynchronous Programming
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 9 (28.13%) NUnit
11 9 (28.13%) Velocity
11 9 (28.13%) ReSharper
11 9 (28.13%) Refactoring
12 8 (25.00%) CSS
13 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 5 (15.63%) HTML5
15 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (12.50%) AngularJS

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Power BI
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 9 (28.13%) NUnit
2 9 (28.13%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (43.75%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) REST
5 13 (40.63%) WCF
6 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 11 (34.38%) SOAP
7 9 (28.13%) Velocity
8 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (12.50%) CSS3
11 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
12 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
12 2 (6.25%) jQuery
12 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) MVC
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) SOLID
5 9 (28.13%) Asynchronous Programming
5 9 (28.13%) Refactoring
6 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
7 4 (12.50%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) API Development
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) Open Source
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) ERP
9 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft