The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 23 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
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 113 56
Rank change year-on-year +67 -57  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 11 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.92% 0.75% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.84% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
Median daily rate £340 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £418 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 1428 787
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 93.72% 89.31% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 883 461
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 81 83
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £18.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the North East

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in the North East

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in the North East

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in the North East

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 7 £340 -
Tyne and Wear +71 4 £338 -3.57% 4
C# Developer
England

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (94.59%) .NET
3 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
5 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
6 17 (45.95%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) MVC
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 13 (35.14%) TDD
10 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
10 12 (32.43%) Entity Framework
11 11 (29.73%) Scrum
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
13 9 (24.32%) Windows
14 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
14 8 (21.62%) SOA
14 8 (21.62%) HTML
14 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
15 7 (18.92%) SDLC
15 7 (18.92%) UML
15 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
16 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (16.22%) OO
16 6 (16.22%) CSS
16 6 (16.22%) GIS
16 6 (16.22%) SignalR
16 6 (16.22%) Microservices

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (8.11%) GeoServer
1 3 (8.11%) NServiceBus
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) GIS
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (32.43%) Entity Framework
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 6 (16.22%) CSS
6 6 (16.22%) SignalR
7 5 (13.51%) Java EE
7 5 (13.51%) Play Framework
7 5 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (13.51%) Spring
7 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
8 4 (10.81%) REST
8 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 3 (8.11%) SOAP
9 3 (8.11%) WPF
10 1 (2.70%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) MVC
3 13 (35.14%) TDD
4 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
6 8 (21.62%) SOA
6 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) SDLC
7 7 (18.92%) UML
7 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.22%) Microservices
8 6 (16.22%) OO
9 5 (13.51%) DevOps
9 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
9 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
10 4 (10.81%) Web Development
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 5 (13.51%) Scala
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Xamarin