The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 44 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 62 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.45% 3.35% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 3.50% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 43
Median daily rate £338 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £383 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +28.90%
.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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1711 1457 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 95.73% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 855 661
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 64 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £33.55 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Bolton 0 3 £263 -20.75% 6
Stockport -11 2 £338 +5.05% 4
Bury -1 1 £281 +27.50% 1
Salford - 1 £350 - 1
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, .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 Manchester region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (81.90%) C#
3 73 (69.52%) MVC
4 65 (61.90%) ASP.NET
5 61 (58.10%) SQL Server
6 51 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (46.67%) JavaScript
8 45 (42.86%) HTML
9 44 (41.90%) CSS
10 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (29.52%) SQL
12 28 (26.67%) jQuery
13 25 (23.81%) WCF
13 25 (23.81%) TDD
13 25 (23.81%) Web Development
13 25 (23.81%) .NET Framework
14 21 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 20 (19.05%) Entity Framework
15 20 (19.05%) AngularJS
16 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (16.19%) Scrum
17 14 (13.33%) Finance
17 14 (13.33%) BDD
18 13 (12.38%) HTML5
18 13 (12.38%) Web Services
19 12 (11.43%) CMS
19 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 11 (10.48%) CSS3
20 11 (10.48%) VB.NET

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (11.43%) CMS
2 5 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.95%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Network Security
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (58.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.86%) MySQL
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.90%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.71%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.81%) Subversion
5 2 (1.90%) NUnit
6 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.95%) Grunt
6 1 (0.95%) gulp
6 1 (0.95%) Moq
6 1 (0.95%) MorphX
6 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.95%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.95%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 45 (42.86%) HTML
4 44 (41.90%) CSS
5 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (26.67%) jQuery
7 25 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 25 (23.81%) WCF
8 20 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 20 (19.05%) Entity Framework
9 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (12.38%) HTML5
10 13 (12.38%) Web Services
11 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (10.48%) CSS3
13 10 (9.52%) XML
14 7 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.71%) Ajax
16 5 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.90%) NHS
4 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Social Network
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Windows NT
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (69.52%) MVC
2 51 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.81%) TDD
3 25 (23.81%) Web Development
4 17 (16.19%) Scrum
5 14 (13.33%) BDD
6 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.57%) ERP
8 8 (7.62%) CRM
8 8 (7.62%) OO
9 6 (5.71%) OOD
9 6 (5.71%) Time Management
10 5 (4.76%) Front End Development
11 4 (3.81%) OWASP
11 4 (3.81%) Process Management
11 4 (3.81%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.81%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.81%) User Stories
11 4 (3.81%) Web Testing
12 3 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.90%) C#
2 49 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 31 (29.52%) SQL
4 11 (10.48%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.76%) Java
5 5 (4.76%) PHP
5 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) Ruby
7 1 (0.95%) X++
7 1 (0.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) MCP
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) WCAG
2 1 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.76%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.86%) Capita
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle
4 3 (2.86%) Twitter
5 2 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe
6 1 (0.95%) Facebook
6 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.95%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) Telerik
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