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 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 52 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 20 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.51% 1.04% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.09% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 7
Median daily rate £300 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
741 1101 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.09% 95.66% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 756 395
Median daily rate £388 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 76
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +8.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £31.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 October 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 October 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
Macclesfield - 3 £250 - 1
Chester -2 2 £300 -3.22% 5
Congleton - 2 £275 -
Warrington - 1 £400 - 3
C# Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
3 20 (60.61%) MVC
4 18 (54.55%) SQL
5 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 10 (30.30%) Web Services
8 10 (30.30%) Manufacturing
9 9 (27.27%) TDD
9 9 (27.27%) WCF
9 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
11 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
11 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
12 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
12 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
13 5 (15.15%) Retail
13 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.15%) CRM
13 5 (15.15%) CSS
14 4 (12.12%) SOAP
14 4 (12.12%) HTML
14 4 (12.12%) Web Development
14 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (12.12%) iPad
14 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API

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 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 10 (30.30%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (27.27%) WCF
5 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
6 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) CSS
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (12.12%) HTML
9 4 (12.12%) SOAP
10 3 (9.09%) jQuery
10 3 (9.09%) WinForms
11 2 (6.06%) LINQ
11 2 (6.06%) WPF
12 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
12 1 (3.03%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (12.12%) iPad
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) MVC
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) CRM
5 4 (12.12%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) ETL
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) User Stories
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Defect Management
8 1 (3.03%) Microservices
8 1 (3.03%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) RUP
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Perforce