Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 126 105
Rank change year-on-year -39 -21 +6
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 59 76 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.95% 1.37% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.44% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 96
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £264
90th Percentile £460 £444 £475
England median daily rate £425 £390 £368
% change year-on-year +8.97% +6.12% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South West median hourly rate - - £21.00
England median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%

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 5,931 5,287 5,523
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.31% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,711 3,307 3,565
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 250 337
South West median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.77% +30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £11.96 £11.48 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.48 £50.00 £46.10
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.25
% change year-on-year -1.07% +2.47% +2.01%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 30 £375 +7.14% 23
Devon +6 9 £320 -2.14% 14
Wiltshire -47 8 £325 -7.14% 7
Somerset -1 4 £350 -1.75% 8
Gloucestershire -13 3 - - 5
Cornwall - 2 £363 -
Dorset -1 1 £325 -16.13% 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 12 November 2018, 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 59 (100.00%) C#
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
3 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (55.93%) MVC
4 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
5 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
6 23 (38.98%) CSS
7 22 (37.29%) SQL
7 22 (37.29%) HTML
8 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (30.51%) Scrum
10 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
11 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
12 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
12 15 (25.42%) Oracle
13 14 (23.73%) jQuery
13 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
14 13 (22.03%) Finance
15 12 (20.34%) SOAP
15 12 (20.34%) REST
16 11 (18.64%) Test Automation
16 11 (18.64%) JSON
17 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (16.95%) SAP
17 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
17 10 (16.95%) TDD
17 10 (16.95%) Manufacturing

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 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) Power BI
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.39%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) NUnit
3 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) JMeter
5 1 (1.69%) XMLUnit
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
1 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.95%) Electronics
2 10 (16.95%) Manufacturing
2 10 (16.95%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.98%) CSS
4 22 (37.29%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
7 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
8 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (23.73%) jQuery
9 12 (20.34%) REST
9 12 (20.34%) SOAP
10 11 (18.64%) JSON
11 8 (13.56%) Web Services
12 7 (11.86%) WPF
13 6 (10.17%) React
14 5 (8.47%) Angular 2
14 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Core
14 5 (8.47%) Entity Framework
14 5 (8.47%) RESTful
15 4 (6.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
1 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
1 3 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Fintech
2 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) MVC
3 18 (30.51%) Scrum
4 11 (18.64%) Test Automation
5 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.95%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (16.95%) Programme Management
5 10 (16.95%) TDD
6 8 (13.56%) OO
7 6 (10.17%) BDD
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.17%) MVVM
7 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.47%) OOD
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (6.78%) Software Delivery
9 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.08%) Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Data Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
1 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 10 (16.95%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Xamarin