Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 24 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# .NET Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 56 64
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 0
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.05% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.21% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Southampton median daily rate £370 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.70% -23.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £317 £281 £325
90th Percentile £388 £294 £412
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 444 486 677
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 94.37% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 338 462
Southampton median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £170 £206 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 64
Southampton median hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.14% -12.50% -2.20%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.84 £28.00 £46.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Southampton

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Southampton

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Southampton

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, C# .NET 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 Southampton region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Moq
4 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) SMS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) MVC

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SMS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Moq
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) WiX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft