Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 20 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 27 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 8.46% 9.25% 9.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.77% 9.71% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 14
Leicester median daily rate £370 £363 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.07% +18.85% +10.91%
10th Percentile £303 £271 £277
90th Percentile £400 £380 £336
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £285 £285
% change year-on-year +14.04% - -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Leicester median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £35.63 £40.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £40.00 £43.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Contract vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 308 278 272
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 95.21% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 187 139
Leicester median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -5.80%
10th Percentile £222 £250 £180
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
% change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 22
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £18.13 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.52% +47.96% -44.32%
10th Percentile £12.90 £12.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £23.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.38
% change year-on-year -1.79% +13.13% -38.13%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 20 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 Leicester region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
4 17 (62.96%) SQL
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 11 (40.74%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
8 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
8 8 (29.63%) Windows
8 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.93%) Lambda Expressions
9 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.93%) LINQ
10 6 (22.22%) Logistics
10 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 5 (18.52%) Docker
11 5 (18.52%) Node.js
11 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
11 5 (18.52%) TDD
11 5 (18.52%) Pair Programming
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) CSS
11 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
12 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Documentum
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Modbus
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Lambda Expressions
5 7 (25.93%) LINQ
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 5 (18.52%) Node.js
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (7.41%) CSS3
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 2 (7.41%) React
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Logistics
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) Pair Programming
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Document Management
6 2 (7.41%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Siemens