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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 45 49 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing C# 37 26 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.03% 2.67% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.92% 6.81% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 44
Median daily rate £325 £370 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
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
373 382 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.68% 39.26% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 257 128
Median daily rate £400 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 +7 22 £338 +3.84% 11
Chester -1 8 £325 +12.06% 16
Runcorn - 1 £213 - 5
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 84 (78.50%) .NET
2 56 (52.34%) SQL Server
3 50 (46.73%) MVC
4 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET
5 39 (36.45%) JavaScript
6 35 (32.71%) SQL
7 34 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (29.91%) HTML
9 31 (28.97%) CSS
10 27 (25.23%) jQuery
11 23 (21.50%) .NET Framework
12 22 (20.56%) Web Services
13 20 (18.69%) TDD
14 19 (17.76%) T-SQL
14 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
14 19 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (16.82%) Web Development
16 17 (15.89%) Java
17 16 (14.95%) HTML5
18 15 (14.02%) WCF
18 15 (14.02%) SharePoint
19 14 (13.08%) Finance
20 13 (12.15%) Entity Framework
21 12 (11.21%) CSS3
21 12 (11.21%) WPF
21 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
21 12 (11.21%) VB
21 12 (11.21%) Mobile App
22 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web API

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 15 (14.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.54%) GeoServer
3 5 (4.67%) IIS
4 2 (1.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.93%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.93%) Kinematics
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) Internet
2 6 (5.61%) LDAP
3 2 (1.87%) DNS
3 2 (1.87%) SAN
3 2 (1.87%) VoIP
3 2 (1.87%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (52.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) GIS
2 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (6.54%) QGIS
3 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.61%) Spatial Data
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.87%) MySQL
7 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.80%) Selenium
5 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.87%) CMake
5 2 (1.87%) Gradle
5 2 (1.87%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.87%) JUnit
5 2 (1.87%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.87%) Moq
5 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.87%) TestComplete
5 2 (1.87%) WiX
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Local Government
4 6 (5.61%) Games
5 5 (4.67%) Law
6 3 (2.80%) Billing
6 3 (2.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (81.31%) Developer
2 44 (41.12%) C# Developer
3 41 (38.32%) .NET Developer
4 22 (20.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.28%) SQL Developer
8 10 (9.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.35%) HTML CSS Developer
8 10 (9.35%) HTML Developer
8 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.41%) Applications Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Architect
10 7 (6.54%) GIS Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Senior SQL Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Technical Architect
12 5 (4.67%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (78.50%) .NET
2 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET
3 32 (29.91%) HTML
4 31 (28.97%) CSS
5 27 (25.23%) jQuery
6 23 (21.50%) .NET Framework
7 22 (20.56%) Web Services
8 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (14.95%) HTML5
10 15 (14.02%) WCF
11 13 (12.15%) Entity Framework
12 12 (11.21%) CSS3
12 12 (11.21%) WPF
13 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (10.28%) XML
14 9 (8.41%) Ajax
15 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.54%) CAML
16 6 (5.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.80%) iPad
4 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Robotics
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.35%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.73%) MVC
2 34 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.69%) TDD
4 18 (16.82%) Web Development
5 11 (10.28%) Open Source
6 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
6 10 (9.35%) Front End Development
6 10 (9.35%) OO
7 9 (8.41%) Scrum
8 8 (7.48%) Change Management
8 8 (7.48%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (6.54%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.61%) OOP
10 6 (5.61%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (5.61%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.67%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.67%) CRM
11 5 (4.67%) Data Management
11 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.45%) JavaScript
2 35 (32.71%) SQL
3 19 (17.76%) T-SQL
4 17 (15.89%) Java
5 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
5 12 (11.21%) VB
6 9 (8.41%) C++
7 7 (6.54%) Python
8 6 (5.61%) FQL
9 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.74%) XAML
11 3 (2.80%) PHP
11 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.87%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.87%) VBA
13 1 (0.93%) C
13 1 (0.93%) R
13 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) ISEB
3 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.87%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.61%) Oracle
2 6 (5.61%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.67%) VMware
4 3 (2.80%) MobileIron
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco
5 2 (1.87%) Citrix
5 2 (1.87%) IBM
5 2 (1.87%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.87%) WSO2
6 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.93%) ESRI
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £150 - £300 per day
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