The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Senior .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior .NET Developer
Rank 82 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Senior .NET 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
961 937 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.22% 95.13% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 586 387
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% -53.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 - 4 £325 -
Senior .NET Developer
North West

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP

Senior .NET 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP