The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 20 41 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing C# 59 37 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.85% 3.47% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.38% 11.49% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 49
Median daily rate £323 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
321 322 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.69% 30.21% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 234 150
Median daily rate £350 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £532 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £33.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £37.50 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

C#
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# within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Warrington +16 19 £325 -17.19% 5
Macclesfield - 6 £316 - 1
Wilmslow - 4 £341 - 5
Chester -2 3 £300 -7.69% 12
Northwich -2 2 £325 -4.41% 4
Congleton - 2 £275 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 88 (87.13%) .NET
2 51 (50.50%) JavaScript
3 47 (46.53%) ASP.NET
4 45 (44.55%) MVC
5 43 (42.57%) SQL Server
6 38 (37.62%) SQL
7 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (27.72%) HTML
9 27 (26.73%) CSS
10 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
10 20 (19.80%) TDD
11 19 (18.81%) Web Services
11 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (17.82%) WCF
13 17 (16.83%) CRM
14 15 (14.85%) jQuery
15 14 (13.86%) Dynamics CRM
16 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
17 12 (11.88%) Web Development
17 12 (11.88%) .NET Framework
17 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
17 12 (11.88%) Java
17 12 (11.88%) C++
18 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
18 11 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
19 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
19 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
19 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
20 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
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 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) IIS
3 2 (1.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.99%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.99%) Kinematics
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) Internet
2 3 (2.97%) Intranet
2 3 (2.97%) Network Security
3 1 (0.99%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (42.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.97%) MySQL
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.99%) GIS
8 1 (0.99%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.99%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.98%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.98%) CMake
4 2 (1.98%) Gradle
4 2 (1.98%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.98%) JIRA
4 2 (1.98%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.98%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.98%) TestComplete
4 2 (1.98%) WiX
5 1 (0.99%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.99%) Moq
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.94%) Games
2 6 (5.94%) Retail
3 5 (4.95%) Law
4 4 (3.96%) Finance
4 4 (3.96%) Publishing
5 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (87.13%) Developer
2 49 (48.51%) .NET Developer
3 36 (35.64%) C# Developer
4 26 (25.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (17.82%) SQL Developer
6 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (12.87%) CRM Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
9 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Senior SQL Developer
11 8 (7.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Architect
12 6 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (5.94%) PL/SQL Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Technical Architect
13 5 (4.95%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 5 (4.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 5 (4.95%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (87.13%) .NET
2 47 (46.53%) ASP.NET
3 28 (27.72%) HTML
4 27 (26.73%) CSS
5 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (18.81%) Web Services
6 18 (17.82%) WCF
7 15 (14.85%) jQuery
8 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
9 12 (11.88%) .NET Framework
10 9 (8.91%) HTML5
10 9 (8.91%) XML
11 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (6.93%) CAML
12 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (5.94%) CSS3
12 6 (5.94%) Entity Framework
12 6 (5.94%) RESTful
12 6 (5.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 5 (4.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.95%) iPad
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.96%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.97%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.97%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) Robotics
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.91%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.99%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.55%) MVC
2 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) TDD
4 17 (16.83%) CRM
5 12 (11.88%) Web Development
6 9 (8.91%) Workflow
7 8 (7.92%) OO
8 6 (5.94%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.94%) Open Source
8 6 (5.94%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.95%) Business Development
9 5 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.95%) Data Management
9 5 (4.95%) Front End Development
9 5 (4.95%) OWASP
9 5 (4.95%) User Stories
10 4 (3.96%) ERP
10 4 (3.96%) Scrum
10 4 (3.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (50.50%) JavaScript
2 38 (37.62%) SQL
3 12 (11.88%) C++
3 12 (11.88%) Java
4 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
5 9 (8.91%) VB
6 8 (7.92%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.94%) FQL
8 6 (5.94%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.95%) PHP
10 2 (1.98%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.98%) VBA
11 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Degree
3 4 (3.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
2 6 (5.94%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.97%) SAP
4 2 (1.98%) IBM
4 2 (1.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.99%) ESRI
5 1 (0.99%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.99%) Perforce
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.99%) WSO2
5 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
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Circle Recruitment
Rate: £55000 per annum
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