Period
to 14 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 77 77
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -12
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 27 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.70% 1.86% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.99% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 78 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -1.75% +6.34%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £218
90th Percentile £430 £394 £526
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +10.34% +6.62% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £47.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% +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 1,475 1,507 1,378
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.00% 93.20% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 774 787
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £190 £200 £210
90th Percentile £556 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 128 86
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.03% +20.69% -15.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.13 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £43.75 £53.13
East of England median hourly rate £17.38 £20.39 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.77% +1.93% -6.98%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +1 8 £420 +29.23% 1
Watford -3 4 £400 +16.79% 5
St Albans -2 3 £300 -1.64% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £408 -
Broxbourne - 1 £413 -
Letchworth - 1 £200 -
C# Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
7 10 (37.04%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) HTML5
8 8 (29.63%) REST
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.93%) Asynchronous Programming
9 7 (25.93%) WCF
9 7 (25.93%) WPF
10 6 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) SOAP
11 5 (18.52%) SOLID
11 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
11 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (18.52%) DevOps
11 5 (18.52%) SDLC
11 5 (18.52%) CSS
11 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 5 (18.52%) MCSE
11 5 (18.52%) MCSA

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 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Power BI
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.81%) NUnit
3 4 (14.81%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 8 (29.63%) HTML5
4 8 (29.63%) REST
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (25.93%) WCF
5 7 (25.93%) WPF
6 6 (22.22%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) Silverlight
8 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.81%) Velocity
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (7.41%) CSS3
10 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
10 2 (7.41%) Kafka
10 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) Asynchronous Programming
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) SDLC
5 5 (18.52%) SOLID
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source
6 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.41%) API Development
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) MCSA
1 5 (18.52%) MCSE
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft