The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 59 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 29 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.63% 1.57% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 1.64% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 14
Median daily rate £313 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £175 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.70%
C# 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
1027 974 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.03% 95.87% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 588 368
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 57
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.16 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.46% -53.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.25 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured C# Developer in the job title.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +9 9 £325 - 1
Knutsford - 5 £300 -
Crewe +5 2 £374 +66.11% 1
Warrington -12 2 £350 +7.69% 4
Congleton - 2 £375 -
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (76.00%) .NET
3 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 28 (56.00%) MVC
5 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (42.00%) .NET Framework
7 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (38.00%) SQL
8 18 (36.00%) HTML
8 18 (36.00%) CSS
9 17 (34.00%) Web Services
10 16 (32.00%) T-SQL
11 15 (30.00%) WCF
12 14 (28.00%) jQuery
12 14 (28.00%) Entity Framework
12 14 (28.00%) TDD
13 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (22.00%) Web Development
14 11 (22.00%) Finance
14 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
15 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (20.00%) WPF
15 10 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
16 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
17 8 (16.00%) Banking
17 8 (16.00%) OO
18 6 (12.00%) LDAP
18 6 (12.00%) SharePoint

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Moq
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) .NET Framework
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (36.00%) CSS
5 18 (36.00%) HTML
6 17 (34.00%) Web Services
7 15 (30.00%) WCF
8 14 (28.00%) Entity Framework
8 14 (28.00%) jQuery
9 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (20.00%) WPF
11 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (10.00%) CSS3
12 5 (10.00%) HTML5
12 5 (10.00%) XML
13 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 4 (8.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 3 (6.00%) RESTful
14 3 (6.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) MVC
2 14 (28.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) Web Development
4 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (16.00%) OO
7 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (12.00%) OOP
7 6 (12.00%) Use Case
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (6.00%) MVVM
9 3 (6.00%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.00%) ERP
10 2 (4.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (4.00%) Typography
10 2 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) C++
6 5 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) XAML
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) R
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (6.00%) MobileIron
2 3 (6.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.00%) SAP