The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 27 22 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 6 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.80% 3.40% 10.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 3.50% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
Median daily rate £288 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.81% -4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.48% +20.35%  

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 153 143 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 96.84% 97.28% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 90
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.57% +141.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in Leicester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Leicester

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) MVC
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) XSD
9 3 (15.79%) XSLT
9 3 (15.79%) SOAP
9 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.79%) XHTML
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.79%) Ajax
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) XHTML
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) XSD
5 3 (15.79%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) WPF
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) EPoS
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) MVVM
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
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