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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 53 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 22 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.33% 4.80% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 5.09% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 22
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -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
859 727 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.00% 94.29% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 421 427
Average daily rate £400 £380 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £20.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -10.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.30 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.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 10 February 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 10 February 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 +6 7 £350 +9.37% 12
Warrington -18 7 £325 +18.18% 10
Wilmslow - 2 £375 - 3
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) C#
3 31 (67.39%) ASP.NET
4 30 (65.22%) SQL
5 29 (63.04%) MVC
6 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
7 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
8 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
8 21 (45.65%) jQuery
9 20 (43.48%) T-SQL
9 20 (43.48%) HTML
10 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (36.96%) Web Services
12 16 (34.78%) CSS
13 13 (28.26%) Entity Framework
14 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (23.91%) TDD
16 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (19.57%) HTML5
17 9 (19.57%) XML
18 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
18 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
19 7 (15.22%) Translating Business Requirements
19 7 (15.22%) WCF
19 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
19 7 (15.22%) Finance
20 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
20 6 (13.04%) Web Development

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) Moq
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) ASP.NET
3 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
3 21 (45.65%) jQuery
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (36.96%) Web Services
7 16 (34.78%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) Entity Framework
9 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (19.57%) HTML5
10 9 (19.57%) XML
11 7 (15.22%) WCF
12 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
12 6 (13.04%) JSON
13 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (10.87%) CSS3
14 4 (8.70%) WPF
15 3 (6.52%) Ajax
16 2 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
5 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.22%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (13.04%) Web Development
7 4 (8.70%) OOP
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) Pair Programming
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Use Case
10 1 (2.17%) Content Management
10 1 (2.17%) Process Management
10 1 (2.17%) SOA
10 1 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 30 (65.22%) SQL
3 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 20 (43.48%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.17%) Google
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Vivid Resourcing
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