The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 37 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 59 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.92% 5.26% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 5.65% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 22
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£330 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £224 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £390 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £66.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.90% -8.57%
.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
1417 1168 874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.15% 93.07% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 607 416
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £196 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 61 76
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.72 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

.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 26 May 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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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
Bolton -4 7 £338 - 5
Stockport +3 6 £330 +55.29% 5
Altrincham +1 1 - - 4
Bury - 1 £220 -
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Rochdale - 1 - - 2
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited .NET 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 .NET Developer in their job title.

1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 101 (90.18%) C#
3 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
4 66 (58.93%) MVC
5 59 (52.68%) SQL Server
6 58 (51.79%) JavaScript
7 52 (46.43%) HTML
8 50 (44.64%) CSS
9 44 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (36.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (34.82%) jQuery
12 38 (33.93%) SQL
13 30 (26.79%) Visual Studio
13 30 (26.79%) .NET Framework
14 27 (24.11%) WCF
15 25 (22.32%) TDD
16 23 (20.54%) Entity Framework
17 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
18 21 (18.75%) Scrum
19 19 (16.96%) Ajax
20 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (15.18%) LINQ
22 16 (14.29%) OO
22 16 (14.29%) Unit Testing
23 15 (13.39%) SDLC
23 15 (13.39%) Web Services
23 15 (13.39%) CMS
24 14 (12.50%) HTML5
25 13 (11.61%) XML
25 13 (11.61%) SOA

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited .NET 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 .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.39%) CMS
2 11 (9.82%) Umbraco
3 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.25%) IIS
4 3 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.79%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.89%) Node.js
6 1 (0.89%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) SaaS
2 3 (2.68%) PaaS
2 3 (2.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (52.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.93%) RavenDB
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.57%) OLAP
6 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.68%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.68%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.89%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (26.79%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.25%) ReSharper
5 6 (5.36%) NUnit
6 4 (3.57%) JMeter
7 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.79%) Subversion
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.79%) MSTest
8 2 (1.79%) Moq
9 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 9 (8.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Back Office
4 1 (0.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
3 52 (46.43%) HTML
4 50 (44.64%) CSS
5 41 (36.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (34.82%) jQuery
7 30 (26.79%) .NET Framework
8 27 (24.11%) WCF
9 23 (20.54%) Entity Framework
10 19 (16.96%) Ajax
11 17 (15.18%) LINQ
12 15 (13.39%) Web Services
13 14 (12.50%) HTML5
14 13 (11.61%) XML
15 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 11 (9.82%) JSON
17 10 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
17 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
18 8 (7.14%) CSS3
19 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.46%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.68%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.79%) Social Network
4 2 (1.79%) NHS
4 2 (1.79%) W3C
5 1 (0.89%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) Android
2 1 (0.89%) UNIX
2 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) MVC
2 44 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.32%) TDD
4 21 (18.75%) Scrum
5 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (14.29%) OO
6 16 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 15 (13.39%) SDLC
8 13 (11.61%) SOA
9 11 (9.82%) OOP
10 8 (7.14%) Web Development
11 7 (6.25%) CQRS
11 7 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.46%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.57%) MVVM
14 4 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (3.57%) Load Testing
15 3 (2.68%) Waterfall
15 3 (2.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (90.18%) C#
2 58 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 38 (33.93%) SQL
4 12 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.36%) Ruby
6 5 (4.46%) Python
6 5 (4.46%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.57%) PHP
8 3 (2.68%) Java
8 3 (2.68%) PHP5
9 2 (1.79%) XPath
9 2 (1.79%) VB
9 2 (1.79%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.89%) XAML
10 1 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) HL7
1 1 (0.89%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.36%) Twitter
3 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle
4 2 (1.79%) Google
4 2 (1.79%) Facebook
5 1 (0.89%) Avaya
5 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
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