The median contractor rate for a C# Software Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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# Software Developer
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 257 243
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 11 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 15
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £344 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £464 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -7.69% -  

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 7309 8525 8846
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.59% 94.96% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15228 19064 18935
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 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1321 1745
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

C# Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Developer in the South East

C# Software 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# Software Developer in the South East.

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

C# Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

C# Software 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# Software Developer in the South East.

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

C# Software 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# Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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 +11 6 £313 +7.75% 9
Oxfordshire -9 4 £325 -7.14% 6
Berkshire +20 1 £405 - 2
C# Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, C# Software 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# Software Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (75.00%) .NET
3 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (44.44%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
7 12 (33.33%) MVC
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) Windows
8 11 (30.56%) jQuery
9 10 (27.78%) SDLC
10 9 (25.00%) XML
10 9 (25.00%) TDD
11 8 (22.22%) CSS
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) WCF
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 5 (13.89%) WPF
14 5 (13.89%) Ajax
14 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (13.89%) HTML5
14 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (13.89%) WinForms
14 5 (13.89%) Oracle

C# Software 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 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Chatbot
2 1 (2.78%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Extranet
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) jQuery
4 9 (25.00%) XML
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
6 7 (19.44%) WCF
7 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.89%) Ajax
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (13.89%) HTML5
8 5 (13.89%) WinForms
8 5 (13.89%) WPF
9 4 (11.11%) Web Services
10 3 (8.33%) LINQ
10 3 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (27.78%) SDLC
4 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) CAD
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) API Development
8 1 (2.78%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) VB
5 3 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) IEC 62304
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 13485
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) LabWare
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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