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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 67 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 42 78 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.28% 4.74% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 4.97% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 59
Median daily rate £325 £329 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.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
1747 1570 1302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.74% 95.32% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 820 674
Median daily rate £390 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 62 63
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

.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 5 May 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 5 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
Stockport -8 3 £338 +2.27% 7
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 118 (100.00%) .NET
2 101 (85.59%) C#
3 79 (66.95%) SQL Server
4 72 (61.02%) MVC
5 65 (55.08%) JavaScript
6 58 (49.15%) ASP.NET
6 58 (49.15%) CSS
7 55 (46.61%) HTML
8 43 (36.44%) Web Development
9 37 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (27.97%) HTML5
11 28 (23.73%) Visual Studio
12 27 (22.88%) SQL
13 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
13 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (21.19%) TDD
15 21 (17.80%) AngularJS
16 19 (16.10%) Git (software)
16 19 (16.10%) WCF
16 19 (16.10%) jQuery
16 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
17 18 (15.25%) Finance
18 17 (14.41%) Visualisation
19 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (13.56%) CMS
19 16 (13.56%) Web Services
19 16 (13.56%) Telerik
20 15 (12.71%) Subversion
20 15 (12.71%) Silverlight
20 15 (12.71%) Web Design

.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 16 (13.56%) CMS
2 7 (5.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.85%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) SaaS
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.02%) HTTP
2 3 (2.54%) DNS
2 3 (2.54%) Network Security
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (66.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (23.73%) Visual Studio
2 19 (16.10%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.71%) Subversion
4 7 (5.93%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.39%) Grunt
6 4 (3.39%) MSTest
6 4 (3.39%) NUnit
7 3 (2.54%) Moq
7 3 (2.54%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.85%) Selenium
8 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (15.25%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Local Government
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (49.15%) ASP.NET
2 58 (49.15%) CSS
3 55 (46.61%) HTML
4 33 (27.97%) HTML5
5 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
5 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (17.80%) AngularJS
7 19 (16.10%) jQuery
7 19 (16.10%) WCF
8 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (13.56%) Web Services
9 15 (12.71%) CSS3
9 15 (12.71%) Entity Framework
9 15 (12.71%) Silverlight
10 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (6.78%) XML
12 6 (5.08%) JSON
12 6 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (5.08%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Visualisation
2 8 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.54%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.86%) Linux
1 14 (11.86%) Unix
2 13 (11.02%) Mac OS X
3 6 (5.08%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (61.02%) MVC
2 43 (36.44%) Web Development
3 37 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.19%) TDD
5 15 (12.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (12.71%) Web Design
6 14 (11.86%) BDD
7 12 (10.17%) Front End Development
7 12 (10.17%) Scrum
8 9 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.63%) CRM
8 9 (7.63%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.78%) Time Management
10 7 (5.93%) OO
10 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.08%) OWASP
11 6 (5.08%) Process Management
11 6 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (5.08%) Web Testing
12 5 (4.24%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 101 (85.59%) C#
2 65 (55.08%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.88%) SQL
4 15 (12.71%) XAML
5 14 (11.86%) Python
5 14 (11.86%) Ruby
5 14 (11.86%) Scala
6 9 (7.63%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.93%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.39%) Java
8 4 (3.39%) PHP
8 4 (3.39%) XPath
9 2 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) MCP
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) WCAG
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.56%) Telerik
3 11 (9.32%) EPiServer
4 7 (5.93%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.24%) Capita
6 2 (1.69%) BEA
6 2 (1.69%) Infor
6 2 (1.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Xamarin
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