Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 63 79
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 +10
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 148 177 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.62% 3.09% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.26% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 150 132
South West median daily rate £363 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +1.50% +3.91%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £285
90th Percentile £463 £475 £400
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
South West median hourly rate £57.50 £21.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.44% -50.00% -9.47%
10th Percentile £56.25 £18.50 £33.80
90th Percentile £58.75 £24.63 £49.23
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 5382 5430 6216
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 94.95% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3391 3535 4043
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £206 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 395
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £49.75 £46.15 £46.20
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -1 72 £375 -6.25% 14
Wiltshire +20 46 £350 +7.69% 4
Somerset -4 13 £338 -0.74% 4
Gloucestershire +12 11 £425 +27.34% 4
Dorset +3 3 £381 +3.39% 7
Devon -32 2 £301 +2.03% 4
Avon - 1 £325 -
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 148 (100.00%) C#
2 121 (81.76%) .NET
3 89 (60.14%) MVC
4 87 (58.78%) ASP.NET
5 84 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (56.08%) JavaScript
7 65 (43.92%) SQL Server
8 62 (41.89%) HTML
9 58 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 53 (35.81%) AngularJS
12 50 (33.78%) CSS
13 45 (30.41%) Scrum
14 40 (27.03%) jQuery
15 37 (25.00%) SQL
16 32 (21.62%) Microsoft
17 28 (18.92%) REST
17 28 (18.92%) SOAP
17 28 (18.92%) Web Development
18 27 (18.24%) .NET Framework
18 27 (18.24%) Marketing
18 27 (18.24%) Manufacturing
18 27 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 26 (17.57%) Finance
20 25 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (16.89%) Digital Marketing
21 24 (16.22%) Electronics
21 24 (16.22%) Telecoms
21 24 (16.22%) SAP
21 24 (16.22%) Programme Management

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 9 (6.08%) CMS
2 6 (4.05%) IIS
3 5 (3.38%) Kentico
4 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.70%) Sitefinity
5 3 (2.03%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.35%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.73%) GitHub
3 4 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.35%) npm
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) Intranet
2 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.35%) SMS
4 1 (0.68%) Extranet
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (43.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.35%) MySQL
7 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.68%) Biml
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.70%) NuGet
5 4 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.70%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.35%) GoCD
6 2 (1.35%) JIRA
6 2 (1.35%) webpack
7 1 (0.68%) NUnit
7 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (18.24%) Manufacturing
1 27 (18.24%) Marketing
2 26 (17.57%) Finance
3 24 (16.22%) Electronics
3 24 (16.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (81.76%) .NET
2 87 (58.78%) ASP.NET
3 62 (41.89%) HTML
4 58 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 53 (35.81%) AngularJS
7 50 (33.78%) CSS
8 40 (27.03%) jQuery
9 28 (18.92%) REST
9 28 (18.92%) SOAP
10 27 (18.24%) .NET Framework
10 27 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 24 (16.22%) JSON
12 23 (15.54%) Entity Framework
13 22 (14.86%) HTML5
14 12 (8.11%) WPF
15 11 (7.43%) React
15 11 (7.43%) WCF
16 9 (6.08%) Node.js
17 8 (5.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.73%) Blog
2 7 (4.73%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.38%) User Experience
4 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.41%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Linux
2 3 (2.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (60.14%) MVC
2 84 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (30.41%) Scrum
4 28 (18.92%) Web Development
5 25 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (16.89%) Digital Marketing
6 24 (16.22%) Programme Management
7 21 (14.19%) OO
8 20 (13.51%) OOD
9 16 (10.81%) TDD
10 13 (8.78%) CRM
10 13 (8.78%) Front End Development
10 13 (8.78%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.11%) BDD
11 12 (8.11%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.43%) Microservices
13 10 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.08%) DevOps
14 9 (6.08%) E-Commerce
15 8 (5.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 148 (100.00%) C#
2 83 (56.08%) JavaScript
3 37 (25.00%) SQL
4 19 (12.84%) TypeScript
5 16 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.08%) C++
7 8 (5.41%) Java
8 6 (4.05%) Python
8 6 (4.05%) Scala
9 5 (3.38%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.03%) C
10 3 (2.03%) Ruby
10 3 (2.03%) XAML
11 2 (1.35%) ES6
11 2 (1.35%) PHP
11 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) Delphi
12 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Docker
2 3 (2.03%) LXC
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.22%) SAP
3 20 (13.51%) Oracle
4 5 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.03%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.35%) ESRI
6 2 (1.35%) RedGate
6 2 (1.35%) Twitter
7 1 (0.68%) Telerik
7 1 (0.68%) Xamarin