The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

C# Developer
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 78 68
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 100 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.65% 2.14% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 2.24% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 59 60
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +2.98% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £51.25 £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.69% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 2861 2952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.49% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1848 1908
Median daily rate £375 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 140 196
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the South West

C# 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# Developer in the South West.

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

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

C# 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# Developer in the South West.

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

C# 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# Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +20 40 £413 +22.22% 19
Wiltshire +24 39 £325 - 2
Gloucestershire +17 13 £413 +26.92% 3
Devon -13 5 £260 -18.75% 3
Somerset -13 2 £383 +9.28% 4
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 West region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 159 (100.00%) C#
2 130 (81.76%) .NET
3 87 (54.72%) MVC
4 78 (49.06%) JavaScript
4 78 (49.06%) ASP.NET
5 71 (44.65%) SQL Server
6 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (33.96%) SQL
7 54 (33.96%) AngularJS
8 52 (32.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (32.70%) HTML
9 50 (31.45%) CSS
10 40 (25.16%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (24.53%) Microsoft
12 38 (23.90%) Scrum
13 37 (23.27%) WPF
14 32 (20.13%) Finance
15 29 (18.24%) WCF
16 28 (17.61%) jQuery
16 28 (17.61%) .NET Framework
17 25 (15.72%) Security Cleared
18 24 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
18 24 (15.09%) REST
19 23 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 22 (13.84%) Digital Marketing
20 22 (13.84%) Marketing
20 22 (13.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 22 (13.84%) Manufacturing
20 22 (13.84%) Electronics
20 22 (13.84%) Telecoms

C# 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 10 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.14%) Sitefinity
3 3 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.89%) IIS
3 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.26%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.63%) Confluence
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 22 (13.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (8.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) AMQP
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (44.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.77%) DTS
5 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.14%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.14%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.63%) MS Access
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.29%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.40%) Selenium
4 7 (4.40%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.14%) JIRA
6 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.52%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.89%) GoCD
7 3 (1.89%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.89%) Sahi
7 3 (1.89%) WATIR
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.63%) MSTest
8 1 (0.63%) NuGet
8 1 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 32 (20.13%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Electronics
2 22 (13.84%) Manufacturing
2 22 (13.84%) Marketing
2 22 (13.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.77%) Banking
4 4 (2.52%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (81.76%) .NET
2 78 (49.06%) ASP.NET
3 54 (33.96%) AngularJS
4 52 (32.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (32.70%) HTML
5 50 (31.45%) CSS
6 40 (25.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (23.27%) WPF
8 29 (18.24%) WCF
9 28 (17.61%) .NET Framework
9 28 (17.61%) jQuery
10 24 (15.09%) REST
11 23 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (11.95%) Entity Framework
12 19 (11.95%) JSON
13 18 (11.32%) SOAP
14 15 (9.43%) HTML5
15 14 (8.81%) XML
16 13 (8.18%) Web Services
17 9 (5.66%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.66%) User Experience
3 4 (2.52%) Blog
3 4 (2.52%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.26%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.63%) Animation
5 1 (0.63%) CCTV
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.63%) EPoS
5 1 (0.63%) HTC Vive
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.81%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) Linux
3 4 (2.52%) Unix
4 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.72%) MVC
2 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.90%) Scrum
4 22 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (13.84%) Digital Marketing
4 22 (13.84%) Programme Management
5 19 (11.95%) TDD
6 17 (10.69%) BDD
7 16 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.81%) Test Automation
9 13 (8.18%) CRM
9 13 (8.18%) OO
10 12 (7.55%) Microservices
11 11 (6.92%) SDLC
11 11 (6.92%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.29%) OOD
13 8 (5.03%) Web Development
14 7 (4.40%) Kanban
14 7 (4.40%) Test Planning
15 6 (3.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 159 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 54 (33.96%) SQL
4 19 (11.95%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.18%) C++
5 13 (8.18%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.55%) Java
7 8 (5.03%) Scala
8 7 (4.40%) Ruby
9 5 (3.14%) Python
10 4 (2.52%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.52%) VB
10 4 (2.52%) VB6
11 3 (1.89%) Ada
11 3 (1.89%) XAML
12 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (15.72%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.63%) Degree
4 1 (0.63%) MCPD
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Docker
1 4 (2.52%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.84%) SAP
3 10 (6.29%) Oracle
4 6 (3.77%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.26%) ESRI
5 2 (1.26%) Sencha
5 2 (1.26%) Telerik
6 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.63%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.63%) RedGate
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.63%) Twitter
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