The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £285 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.23% 7.95% 9.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 8.16% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 15
Median daily rate £285 £280 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.78% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £256 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £308 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £328 £325
% change year-on-year +5.72% +0.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.51% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 148 147 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 96.73% 97.35% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 84 94
Median daily rate £350 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Leicester

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Leicester

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leicester region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Docker
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Logistics
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (14.29%) LINQ

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (7.14%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
7 2 (14.29%) LINQ
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.14%) LESS
8 1 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) WPF
8 1 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) XSD
8 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Siemens