The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 8 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 3.40% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 3.63% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 23
Median daily rate £325 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +4.92% +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 Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 524 799 804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 91.29% 93.56% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 465 396
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 49
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £25.00 £31.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Reading

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Reading

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Reading

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) C++
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) WCF
9 5 (19.23%) Web Development
10 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Apex Code
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (15.38%) HTML5
11 3 (11.54%) CSS3
11 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
11 3 (11.54%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (11.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (11.54%) Unreal Engine
11 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (11.54%) Scrum

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (11.54%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (11.54%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (11.54%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (7.69%) Mason
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) WinForms
8 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Document Management
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) Physics
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) Apex Code
6 2 (7.69%) C
7 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) Sony
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin