The first table below looks at the demand for the C# .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 C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# .NET Developer
Rank 57 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 0.81% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.88% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £290 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £258 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £318 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +19.64%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 679 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.09% 91.63% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 281 408
Average daily rate £373 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 40
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.56 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.46% +40.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £44.90 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
C# .NET Developer
North West

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

C# .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 C# .NET Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
Warrington - 2 £250 -
Chester - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £350 -
Macclesfield - - - -
Nantwich - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - -
Crewe - - - -
C# .NET Developer
North West

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited C# .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 C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (16.67%) CSS3
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) JSON
9 1 (8.33%) Refactoring

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited C# .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 C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (8.33%) Ajax
8 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter