The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 30 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.

C# Developer
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.43% 1.49% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 1.51% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 167 199 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 97.66% 99.00% 98.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 135 130
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Suffolk

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Suffolk

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Suffolk

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 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
Ipswich +2 5 £325 -13.33% 1
Bury St Edmunds +8 2 £369 +18.00% 1
C# Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Suffolk region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) .NET
3 18 (60.00%) TDD
4 15 (50.00%) WPF
5 14 (46.67%) MVC
6 12 (40.00%) MVVM
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) Scrum
11 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (20.00%) Telerik
11 6 (20.00%) WCF
11 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 6 (20.00%) Kendo UI
12 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (16.67%) jQuery
12 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 4 (13.33%) Web Services
13 4 (13.33%) QA
13 4 (13.33%) Release Management
13 4 (13.33%) LINQ

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (3.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Moq
3 1 (3.33%) MSTest
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) WPF
3 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 6 (20.00%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Angular 2
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (13.33%) LINQ
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) TDD
2 14 (46.67%) MVC
3 12 (40.00%) MVVM
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Release Management
7 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.33%) CRM
10 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
10 1 (3.33%) OOP
10 1 (3.33%) SDLC
10 1 (3.33%) SOA
10 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) XAML
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Telerik