The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 33 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 15 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.73% 1.40% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 1.50% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Average daily rate £208 £325 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.15% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £268 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £331 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.63 £33.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.26% -6.94%
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
381 400 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.78% 93.02% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 258 118
Average daily rate £413 £378 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% +25.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 22 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.45 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.34% +64.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.38 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £37.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +8 7 £210 -35.38% 1
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region that cited C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (91.18%) .NET
3 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
4 28 (82.35%) Visual Studio
5 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
6 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (29.41%) VB
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
8 6 (17.65%) VB6
9 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
10 4 (11.76%) CSS
10 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.76%) TDD
10 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (8.82%) Ruby
11 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
11 3 (8.82%) WPF
11 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
11 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
11 3 (8.82%) Internet
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.82%) MVC
11 3 (8.82%) WinForms
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
11 3 (8.82%) XML

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region that cited C# Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) Node.js
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQLite
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (82.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.82%) ClearCase
4 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
4 2 (5.88%) NUnit
4 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Rational Robot
General
1 1 (2.94%) Avionics
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 3 (8.82%) WinForms
5 3 (8.82%) WPF
5 3 (8.82%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) CAML
6 2 (5.88%) Django
6 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (11.76%) TDD
2 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
2 3 (8.82%) MVC
2 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
2 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (5.88%) Data Management
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (5.88%) SOLID
3 2 (5.88%) Time Management
3 2 (5.88%) Web Design
4 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.94%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) VB
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) VB6
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) FQL
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) VBA
6 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle