Period
to 19 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 169 142 90
Rank change year-on-year -27 -52 +41
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 56 57 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.88% 1.08% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.14% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 103
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £460 £421 £494
England median daily rate £448 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +11.88% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South West median hourly rate - - £21.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -4.26% +22.08% -3.75%

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 6,022 4,999 5,080
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 94.97% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,885 3,134 3,302
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £252 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 246 367
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -13.39%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.19 £18.39
% change year-on-year +2.80% -1.06% -0.62%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 -11 27 £375 +7.14% 16
Wiltshire -49 9 £338 -6.90% 7
Devon +3 7 £320 -14.89% 10
Gloucestershire -9 6 £400 +14.29% 15
Somerset -5 4 £350 +1.82% 5
Dorset +2 2 £350 +8.53% 11
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 2019, C# .NET 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 West region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET
3 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (58.93%) JavaScript
5 32 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 32 (57.14%) MVC
6 25 (44.64%) CSS
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (42.86%) HTML
8 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.93%) jQuery
10 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
11 17 (30.36%) Finance
12 16 (28.57%) Scrum
13 15 (26.79%) SQL
14 14 (25.00%) Oracle
14 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
15 12 (21.43%) Programme Management
15 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
15 12 (21.43%) Electronics
15 12 (21.43%) TDD
15 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (21.43%) SAP
15 12 (21.43%) Marketing
15 12 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
16 10 (17.86%) SOAP
16 10 (17.86%) React

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 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) NuGet
4 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
1 3 (5.36%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) NUnit
4 3 (5.36%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) JMeter
6 1 (1.79%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.79%) XMLUnit
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (21.43%) Electronics
3 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 12 (21.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (67.86%) ASP.NET
3 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (44.64%) CSS
4 24 (42.86%) HTML
5 19 (33.93%) jQuery
6 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
7 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
8 10 (17.86%) React
8 10 (17.86%) SOAP
9 9 (16.07%) JSON
9 9 (16.07%) REST
10 8 (14.29%) Web Services
11 7 (12.50%) WCF
12 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (8.93%) Node.js
13 5 (8.93%) WPF
14 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
14 4 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
1 3 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) MVC
3 16 (28.57%) Scrum
4 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 12 (21.43%) TDD
5 9 (16.07%) Software Delivery
5 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
5 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.71%) MVVM
7 5 (8.93%) BDD
7 5 (8.93%) Microservices
7 5 (8.93%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) SDLC
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.36%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (58.93%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
3 12 (21.43%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Twitter
5 1 (1.79%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.79%) Xamarin