Period
to 6 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Senior C# Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

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.

Senior C# Developer
England > South East
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 208 332 369
Rank change year-on-year +124 +37 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 6 35 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.098% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 20
Median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +15.33%
10th Percentile £431 £388 £319
90th Percentile £550 £490 £488
England median daily rate £475 £475 £525
% change year-on-year - -9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 5,738 14,399 16,313
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.59% 95.00% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,340 8,580 9,616
Median daily rate £450 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +4.29%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £262
90th Percentile £603 £600 £580
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 635 694
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +20.32% +6.86%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £10.80
90th Percentile £52.35 £55.00 £51.00
Median hourly rate £22.85 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +14.25% +6.95% -

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Senior C# Developer in the South East

Senior C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Senior C# Developer in the South East

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Senior C# Developer in the South East

Senior C# 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 Senior C# Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +75 4 £475 +1.33% 3
Thames Valley +90 2 £500 +22.70% 1
Berkshire +70 1 £600 +14.29%
Buckinghamshire +37 1 £400 -
Senior C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, Senior C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Redis
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) webpack
4 3 (50.00%) gulp
4 3 (50.00%) Swagger
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Babel
4 3 (50.00%) Logic Apps
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Umbraco
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science

Senior C# 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 3 (50.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Logic Apps
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Redis
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Babel
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (50.00%) Swagger
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) Kafka
4 1 (16.67%) NumPy
4 1 (16.67%) Pandas
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) API Development
4 1 (16.67%) API Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft