Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 21 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 49 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 +18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 20 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.20% 0.60% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 0.63% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Southampton median daily rate £365 £325 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% -7.80% -11.88%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £313
90th Percentile £388 £368 £409
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +3.57% +1.45% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 446 475 671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.70% 94.25% 97.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 331 456
Southampton median daily rate £375 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +5.52% +3.57%
10th Percentile £166 £206 £228
90th Percentile £575 £550 £509
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 65
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 £12.85 £10.90 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.84 £28.00 £46.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.07 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.72% +25.00% +14.29%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Southampton

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Southampton

C# 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# Developer in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Southampton region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (20.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
8 3 (15.00%) MVC
8 3 (15.00%) Workflow
8 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (15.00%) Microservices
8 3 (15.00%) HATEOAS
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Core
8 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (10.00%) Redux
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

C# 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 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) SMS
3 1 (5.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Moq
3 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) WiX
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) WCF
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.00%) HATEOAS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) Redux
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Microservices
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (10.00%) OOD
5 2 (10.00%) OWASP
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Telerik