The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 29 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 17 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.67% 6.02% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 6.49% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 5
Median daily rate £300 £205 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £210 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.28% +16.66%
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 385 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.67% 92.77% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 260 280
Median daily rate £360 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 23
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Preston -5 2 - - 2
Blackpool - 2 £360 - 1
Burnley - 1 £275 - 1
Lancaster - 1 £300 -
C# Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Lancashire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) .NET
3 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 17 (65.38%) SQL
5 13 (50.00%) WinForms
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) MVC
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 11 (42.31%) HTML
8 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
9 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
10 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
12 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
13 5 (19.23%) VB
13 5 (19.23%) CSS
13 5 (19.23%) XML
13 5 (19.23%) TDD
13 5 (19.23%) jQuery
14 4 (15.38%) HTML5
14 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (15.38%) WPF
14 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
14 4 (15.38%) VB6
14 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (15.38%) Rational Robot
14 4 (15.38%) Oracle
14 4 (15.38%) XSD

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) ClearCase
1 4 (15.38%) Rational Robot
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) WinForms
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) jQuery
7 5 (19.23%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) WPF
8 4 (15.38%) XSD
8 4 (15.38%) XSLT
9 1 (3.85%) Jinja
9 1 (3.85%) LAMP
9 1 (3.85%) Middleware
9 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) VME
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) SOLID
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Network Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) OOD
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
5 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 5 (19.23%) VB
7 4 (15.38%) VB6
8 2 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.85%) C
9 1 (3.85%) COBOL
9 1 (3.85%) Java
9 1 (3.85%) Python
9 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Telerik
3 1 (3.85%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.85%) ICL
3 1 (3.85%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago