The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 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# .NET Developer
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 163 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 -58  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 107 107 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 1.19% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.25% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 73 126
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +1.11% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% +81.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7336 8545 8844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.60% 95.02% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4290 5092 5052
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 386 418
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.62 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +21.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the South East

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire +23 23 £325 -13.33% 17
Kent +12 22 £344 -14.06% 5
Surrey +2 17 £400 +8.47% 18
Oxfordshire +3 13 £400 -4.76% 12
East Sussex +13 12 £325 - 4
West Sussex +3 8 £400 +23.07% 11
Berkshire +17 7 £325 -10.34% 4
Buckinghamshire -29 4 £425 +25.92% 9
Middlesex +10 1 - -
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 262 (100.00%) C#
1 262 (100.00%) .NET
2 147 (56.11%) MVC
3 144 (54.96%) JavaScript
4 133 (50.76%) SQL Server
5 124 (47.33%) ASP.NET
6 123 (46.95%) CSS
7 122 (46.56%) HTML
8 121 (46.18%) SQL
9 96 (36.64%) .NET Framework
10 93 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
11 87 (33.21%) jQuery
12 84 (32.06%) TDD
13 82 (31.30%) AngularJS
13 82 (31.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 72 (27.48%) Web Services
15 62 (23.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 57 (21.76%) Entity Framework
17 56 (21.37%) WCF
18 50 (19.08%) HTML5
19 49 (18.70%) Team Foundation Server
19 49 (18.70%) Ajax
19 49 (18.70%) Microsoft
20 44 (16.79%) LINQ
21 43 (16.41%) XML
22 42 (16.03%) REST
23 38 (14.50%) Oracle
23 38 (14.50%) VB.NET
24 34 (12.98%) WPF
25 33 (12.60%) Finance

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 31 (11.83%) CMS
2 18 (6.87%) IIS
3 13 (4.96%) EPiServer
4 12 (4.58%) NServiceBus
5 9 (3.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.38%) Kentico
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.73%) SaaS
3 9 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Extranet
1 2 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (50.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.34%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.44%) Redis
6 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.29%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.29%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.29%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.38%) Event Store
12 1 (0.38%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (18.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (9.92%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.78%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (5.73%) ReSharper
6 12 (4.58%) JSUnit
7 10 (3.82%) TeamCity
8 9 (3.44%) Moq
8 9 (3.44%) NUnit
9 6 (2.29%) GoCD
9 6 (2.29%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.15%) PostCSS
11 2 (0.76%) Log4Net
11 2 (0.76%) Selenium
11 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.38%) MSTest
12 1 (0.38%) NDepend
12 1 (0.38%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 33 (12.60%) Finance
2 8 (3.05%) Back Office
3 3 (1.15%) Marketing
4 2 (0.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.38%) Automotive
5 1 (0.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.38%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (100.00%) .NET
2 124 (47.33%) ASP.NET
3 123 (46.95%) CSS
4 122 (46.56%) HTML
5 96 (36.64%) .NET Framework
6 87 (33.21%) jQuery
7 82 (31.30%) AngularJS
7 82 (31.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 72 (27.48%) Web Services
9 62 (23.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (21.76%) Entity Framework
11 56 (21.37%) WCF
12 50 (19.08%) HTML5
13 49 (18.70%) Ajax
14 44 (16.79%) LINQ
15 43 (16.41%) XML
16 42 (16.03%) REST
17 34 (12.98%) WPF
18 29 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (10.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.02%) Algorithms
2 11 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.29%) User Experience
4 5 (1.91%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.15%) iPad
6 3 (1.15%) W3C
7 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.31%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.76%) Unix
3 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) Android
4 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.38%) Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (56.11%) MVC
2 93 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (32.06%) TDD
4 27 (10.31%) SOA
4 27 (10.31%) Web Development
5 26 (9.92%) Multithreading
6 24 (9.16%) E-Commerce
6 24 (9.16%) Scrum
6 24 (9.16%) Unit Testing
7 23 (8.78%) Concurrent Programming
7 23 (8.78%) Multithreaded Programming
8 21 (8.02%) Data Management
9 19 (7.25%) SOLID
10 17 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.49%) MVVM
11 16 (6.11%) Prototyping
12 15 (5.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 15 (5.73%) SDLC
13 14 (5.34%) DevOps
13 14 (5.34%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 262 (100.00%) C#
2 144 (54.96%) JavaScript
3 121 (46.18%) SQL
4 38 (14.50%) VB.NET
5 28 (10.69%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.58%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.05%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.05%) VB
8 5 (1.91%) Java
9 4 (1.53%) C++
10 3 (1.15%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.15%) C
11 2 (0.76%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.76%) UniBasic
11 2 (0.76%) XAML
12 1 (0.38%) ES6
12 1 (0.38%) Python
12 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (3.05%) Degree
2 5 (1.91%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.50%) Oracle
3 11 (4.20%) Telerik
4 10 (3.82%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.53%) Google
6 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.76%) IBM
7 2 (0.76%) Redback
7 2 (0.76%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.38%) Sony
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pro rata 6 month fixed term
Posted: 4 days ago