Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 89 129
Rank change year-on-year -52 +40 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 57 123 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.08% 2.30% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 2.42% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 103 77
South West median daily rate £350 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £296
90th Percentile £421 £494 £400
England median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South West median hourly rate - £21.00 -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.08% -3.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 4,998 5,080 5,985
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 95.13% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,134 3,302 3,979
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £213 £213 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 367 354
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -13.39% +58.75%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £46.94
England median hourly rate £18.10 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -0.61% +12.12%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

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

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

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

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

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Bristol -18 20 £350 -12.50% 9
Wiltshire +5 19 £363 -3.33% 3
Somerset -10 7 £344 +14.58% 6
Dorset +6 6 £323 -7.86% 15
Devon -16 3 £376 +36.73% 4
Gloucestershire +5 1 £350 +9.38%
Avon - 1 £325 -
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) C#
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
4 34 (59.65%) ASP.NET
5 32 (56.14%) MVC
6 28 (49.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
8 22 (38.60%) HTML
9 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
10 18 (31.58%) CSS
11 17 (29.82%) TypeScript
11 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (28.07%) Scrum
12 16 (28.07%) jQuery
13 14 (24.56%) Web Development
13 14 (24.56%) REST
14 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (19.30%) JSON
15 11 (19.30%) SOAP
16 9 (15.79%) OO
16 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.79%) Finance
16 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
17 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
17 8 (14.04%) OOD
17 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
17 8 (14.04%) Oracle
17 8 (14.04%) Marketing
17 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (8.77%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) Kentico
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) GitHub
3 2 (3.51%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.26%) NuGet
4 3 (5.26%) NUnit
4 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.51%) JIRA
5 2 (3.51%) Moq
5 2 (3.51%) webpack
6 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
1 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.04%) Marketing
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.53%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (59.65%) ASP.NET
3 28 (49.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (38.60%) HTML
5 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 18 (31.58%) CSS
7 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (28.07%) jQuery
9 14 (24.56%) REST
10 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (19.30%) JSON
11 11 (19.30%) SOAP
12 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
12 8 (14.04%) HTML5
12 8 (14.04%) React
13 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
13 7 (12.28%) Web Services
14 6 (10.53%) .NET Core
15 5 (8.77%) RESTful
15 5 (8.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Blog
2 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (56.14%) MVC
3 16 (28.07%) Scrum
4 14 (24.56%) Web Development
5 9 (15.79%) OO
6 8 (14.04%) OOD
7 7 (12.28%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.53%) TDD
9 4 (7.02%) BDD
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.02%) Microservices
10 3 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.51%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.51%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.82%) TypeScript
4 7 (12.28%) SQL
5 2 (3.51%) C
5 2 (3.51%) C++
5 2 (3.51%) ES6
5 2 (3.51%) Java
5 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Telerik
5 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore