The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 5 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 16.00% - 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 St Albans. 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
St Albans
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 24 29 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 96.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 8
Median daily rate £250 £365 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.50% -23.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £36.00
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 St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in St Albans

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in St Albans

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in St Albans

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 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 St Albans region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) iOS SDK
2 4 (80.00%) Android SDK
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (40.00%) Xcode
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) API Development

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (80.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
1 4 (80.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple