The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.27% 1.35% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.45% 1.40% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £325 £300 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £283 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £328 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 161 143 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.58% 96.62% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 331 209
Median daily rate £406 £463 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +36.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £281 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £1,000 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 85 47
Median hourly rate £44.25 £36.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.91% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £49.46 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Portsmouth

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Portsmouth

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Portsmouth region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
6 10 (66.67%) CSS
7 9 (60.00%) Web Services
8 8 (53.33%) Telerik
8 8 (53.33%) jQuery
8 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (46.67%) SDLC
9 7 (46.67%) Web Development
9 7 (46.67%) SQL
10 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (40.00%) Scrum
10 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (33.33%) REST
11 5 (33.33%) Kendo UI
11 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
11 5 (33.33%) Ajax
11 5 (33.33%) XML
11 5 (33.33%) HTML
12 4 (26.67%) Windows
12 4 (26.67%) OOP
12 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (53.33%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Kendo UI
6 5 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (20.00%) LINQ
8 3 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) API Development
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Telerik
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin