The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
England / South West
Rank 73 82 57
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 61 53 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.38% 1.85% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 1.91% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 47 75
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £303 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.48% +20.35%  

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 2439 2772 2969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.31% 96.65% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1791 1866
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 182 142
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 0 17 £365 +4.28% 23
Somerset +11 14 £313 -21.87% 5
Gloucestershire +12 11 £275 -9.83% 4
Devon +1 10 £248 -17.50% 4
Wiltshire -5 5 £375 +7.14% 4
C# Developer
England

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 155 (100.00%) C#
2 113 (72.90%) .NET
3 80 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 73 (47.10%) MVC
5 72 (46.45%) ASP.NET
6 68 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (41.94%) SQL Server
8 62 (40.00%) HTML
9 56 (36.13%) CSS
10 49 (31.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (27.74%) Scrum
12 38 (24.52%) AngularJS
13 36 (23.23%) Finance
14 32 (20.65%) SQL
15 31 (20.00%) jQuery
16 28 (18.06%) .NET Framework
16 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
17 27 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (16.77%) Visual Studio
19 25 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (14.84%) WPF
20 23 (14.84%) REST
21 22 (14.19%) Java
22 21 (13.55%) TDD
23 19 (12.26%) Telecoms
23 19 (12.26%) C++
23 19 (12.26%) Web Services
23 19 (12.26%) Security Cleared
23 19 (12.26%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (12.26%) Xamarin

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.16%) IIS
3 7 (4.52%) CMS
3 7 (4.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.94%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.29%) Sitefinity
5 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (7.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.65%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Skype
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (6.45%) Big Data
3 10 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.81%) MySQL
4 9 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.52%) DTS
6 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.94%) Redis
8 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (16.77%) Visual Studio
2 25 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (10.97%) Git (software)
4 10 (6.45%) Selenium
4 10 (6.45%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.94%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.94%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.94%) GoCD
6 3 (1.94%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.94%) JIRA
6 3 (1.94%) NUnit
6 3 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.94%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.94%) Sahi
6 3 (1.94%) WATIR
7 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.65%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 36 (23.23%) Finance
2 19 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.39%) Electronics
4 11 (7.10%) Manufacturing
4 11 (7.10%) Marketing
5 5 (3.23%) Banking
6 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 3 (1.94%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (72.90%) .NET
2 72 (46.45%) ASP.NET
3 62 (40.00%) HTML
4 56 (36.13%) CSS
5 49 (31.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (24.52%) AngularJS
7 31 (20.00%) jQuery
8 28 (18.06%) .NET Framework
9 27 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (14.84%) REST
10 23 (14.84%) WPF
11 19 (12.26%) Web Services
12 18 (11.61%) SOAP
13 17 (10.97%) HTML5
13 17 (10.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (9.68%) WCF
15 14 (9.03%) JSON
16 11 (7.10%) XML
17 10 (6.45%) Gherkin
18 9 (5.81%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) User Experience
2 11 (7.10%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.52%) W3C
4 5 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.94%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) CCTV
7 1 (0.65%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.68%) Windows
2 4 (2.58%) Android
2 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.94%) Linux
3 3 (1.94%) Unix
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.10%) MVC
2 68 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.74%) Scrum
4 21 (13.55%) TDD
5 18 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (10.97%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.97%) Web Development
7 15 (9.68%) BDD
8 14 (9.03%) OO
9 13 (8.39%) OOD
10 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.10%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (7.10%) Kanban
10 11 (7.10%) Programme Management
11 10 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.45%) High Availability
11 10 (6.45%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.45%) Test Planning
11 10 (6.45%) Web Design
12 9 (5.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) C#
2 80 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 32 (20.65%) SQL
4 22 (14.19%) Java
5 19 (12.26%) C++
6 11 (7.10%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.81%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.52%) Apex Code
9 6 (3.87%) ActionScript
10 5 (3.23%) Python
10 5 (3.23%) Ruby
10 5 (3.23%) Scala
11 4 (2.58%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.58%) VC++
12 3 (1.94%) Ada
12 3 (1.94%) VB
12 3 (1.94%) VB6
13 1 (0.65%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.97%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.03%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.94%) Docker
1 3 (1.94%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.26%) Xamarin
3 15 (9.68%) Sitecore
4 11 (7.10%) SAP
5 10 (6.45%) Oracle
6 7 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.87%) Apple
8 1 (0.65%) OpenText
8 1 (0.65%) RedGate
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter
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