The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 64 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 24 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.17% 2.42% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.53% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 19
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £293 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.NET Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1029 947 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.04% 95.66% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 574 370
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 58
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cheshire region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cheshire region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 12 £325 - 4
Warrington -11 4 £338 - 7
Knutsford - 3 £425 - 1
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (87.50%) C#
3 36 (75.00%) MVC
4 24 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
6 20 (41.67%) SQL
7 18 (37.50%) HTML
7 18 (37.50%) TDD
8 17 (35.42%) T-SQL
8 17 (35.42%) CSS
8 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
8 17 (35.42%) jQuery
9 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (25.00%) Entity Framework
11 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.92%) Front End Development
12 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
12 10 (20.83%) XML
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (20.83%) WCF
12 10 (20.83%) Web Development
13 9 (18.75%) HTML5
13 9 (18.75%) Web Services
13 9 (18.75%) Finance
14 8 (16.67%) CSS3
14 8 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
15 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Moq
3 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Gradle
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 18 (37.50%) HTML
4 17 (35.42%) CSS
4 17 (35.42%) jQuery
5 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (20.83%) WCF
8 10 (20.83%) XML
9 9 (18.75%) HTML5
9 9 (18.75%) Web Services
10 8 (16.67%) CSS3
11 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (8.33%) JSON
13 3 (6.25%) SOAP
13 3 (6.25%) WPF
14 2 (4.17%) Ajax
14 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) MVC
2 18 (37.50%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) Front End Development
4 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.83%) Web Development
5 8 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Code Coverage
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) Use Case
9 2 (4.17%) DevOps
9 2 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 17 (35.42%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) VB
4 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) XAML
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) EPiServer
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