Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior C# Developer was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Senior C# Developer
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 360 358
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 14 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 28
South East median daily rate £465 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +20.00% -7.89%
10th Percentile £368 £352 £313
90th Percentile £525 £550 £425
England median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.00% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £33.50
England median hourly rate - £38.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - +14.93% +16.52%

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 15922 15769 18594
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 93.99% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9446 9385 10896
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £240 £226 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 645 783 927
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.38% +7.97% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.35
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Senior C# Developer in the job title as a percentage 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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Senior C# 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 Senior C# Developer in the South East.

Contractor 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 17 November 2017. 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
Surrey -18 9 £465 +0.54% 1
Thames Valley -7 4 £393 -31.70% 6
Berkshire - 2 - - 4
Oxfordshire -1 1 £385 -33.04% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £401 -
Hampshire - 1 £325 - 3
Senior C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) TDD
5 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
6 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (50.00%) SOA
7 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (42.86%) HTML
8 6 (42.86%) Oracle
8 6 (42.86%) CSS
8 6 (42.86%) Finance
8 6 (42.86%) Scrum
8 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
9 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
9 5 (35.71%) jQuery
9 5 (35.71%) StructureMap
9 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (35.71%) Ninject
9 5 (35.71%) Autofac
9 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
10 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 3 (21.43%) SQL
11 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC

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 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
1 1 (7.14%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Mocha
2 1 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (35.71%) Autofac
6 5 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
6 5 (35.71%) Ninject
6 5 (35.71%) StructureMap
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
9 2 (14.29%) WPF
10 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
10 1 (7.14%) RESTful
10 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) SDET
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft