Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 23 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# .NET Developer
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 118 92
Rank change year-on-year -29 -26 -3
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 105 179 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.28% 1.83% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.92% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 125 113
Midlands median daily rate £340 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +0.81%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £251
90th Percentile £453 £413 £402
England median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +104.55% -28.16% -18.33%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 7794 9319 8011
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 95.37% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4873 5659 4629
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £231 £213
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 371 458
Midlands median hourly rate £15.55 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.67% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.15 £10.00 £10.09
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in the Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in the Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
East Midlands -21 60 £340 +8.80% 23
West Midlands -16 45 £345 +6.15% 29
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, C# .NET 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 Midlands region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) C#
1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 76 (72.38%) MVC
3 70 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 67 (63.81%) ASP.NET
5 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 45 (42.86%) HTML
6 45 (42.86%) CSS
7 42 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 41 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (38.10%) SQL
10 38 (36.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (29.52%) .NET Framework
12 28 (26.67%) TDD
13 26 (24.76%) Microsoft
14 24 (22.86%) Web Services
14 24 (22.86%) jQuery
15 22 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (20.95%) HTML5
16 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (19.05%) Unit Testing
17 18 (17.14%) Entity Framework
17 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
18 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (16.19%) React
18 17 (16.19%) Front End Development
19 16 (15.24%) BDD
19 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
19 16 (15.24%) CSS3
20 15 (14.29%) KnockoutJS

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.86%) IIS
4 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.90%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.95%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.95%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) IaaS
2 2 (1.90%) PaaS
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.95%) ATM
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.90%) GIS
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.95%) DTS
7 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) Redis
7 1 (0.95%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.81%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.90%) git-flow
5 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.90%) MSTest
5 2 (1.90%) NUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.95%) JIRA
6 1 (0.95%) Moq
6 1 (0.95%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 12 (11.43%) Retail
2 11 (10.48%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Advertising
3 4 (3.81%) Back Office
4 2 (1.90%) Automotive
4 2 (1.90%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (63.81%) ASP.NET
3 45 (42.86%) CSS
3 45 (42.86%) HTML
4 42 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 38 (36.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (29.52%) .NET Framework
7 24 (22.86%) jQuery
7 24 (22.86%) Web Services
8 22 (20.95%) HTML5
9 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (17.14%) Entity Framework
11 17 (16.19%) React
12 16 (15.24%) CSS3
13 15 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (13.33%) AngularJS
15 12 (11.43%) .NET Core
15 12 (11.43%) Node.js
16 8 (7.62%) Sass
17 7 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.95%) iPad
4 1 (0.95%) iPhone
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (72.38%) MVC
2 41 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.67%) TDD
4 22 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 17 (16.19%) Front End Development
7 16 (15.24%) BDD
7 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
8 13 (12.38%) Scrum
9 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.57%) SOLID
11 7 (6.67%) Kanban
11 7 (6.67%) Web Development
12 6 (5.71%) Microservices
12 6 (5.71%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 5 (4.76%) SDLC
14 4 (3.81%) Web Application Development
15 3 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
15 3 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) C#
2 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 40 (38.10%) SQL
4 15 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.81%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby
7 3 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.95%) ES6
8 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) VB6
8 1 (0.95%) VBScript
8 1 (0.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 10 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle
3 2 (1.90%) SAP
3 2 (1.90%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.95%) Google
4 1 (0.95%) Tableau
4 1 (0.95%) Telerik
4 1 (0.95%) Twitter