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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 43 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 52 76 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.40% 6.23% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 6.65% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 24
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
.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
1424 1142 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.01% 93.61% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 606 425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 80
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.32 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £33.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

.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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Altrincham -2 4 - - 2
Bolton +2 1 £300 -20.00% 7
Cheadle - - - - 2
Oldham - - - - 3
Rochdale - - - - 2
Stockport - - - - 4
Wigan - - - - 9
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 102 (90.27%) C#
3 73 (64.60%) ASP.NET
4 66 (58.41%) SQL Server
5 55 (48.67%) HTML
6 53 (46.90%) MVC
7 52 (46.02%) CSS
8 49 (43.36%) JavaScript
9 38 (33.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (30.97%) jQuery
11 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (30.09%) .NET Framework
11 34 (30.09%) SQL
11 34 (30.09%) Visual Studio
12 29 (25.66%) TDD
12 29 (25.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 23 (20.35%) Ajax
14 20 (17.70%) Web Services
14 20 (17.70%) XML
15 19 (16.81%) LINQ
15 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
16 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
17 15 (13.27%) WCF
18 14 (12.39%) SOA
19 13 (11.50%) Scrum
20 12 (10.62%) OO
20 12 (10.62%) Degree
20 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
21 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (4.42%) Apache
1 5 (4.42%) CMS
1 5 (4.42%) Apache Solr
1 5 (4.42%) Orchard CMS
1 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.54%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) Node.js
5 1 (0.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
1 1 (0.88%) PaaS
1 1 (0.88%) IaaS
1 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
1 1 (0.88%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (58.41%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.96%) RavenDB
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.54%) OLAP
6 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (30.09%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.96%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.54%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.54%) JMeter
6 2 (1.77%) NUnit
7 1 (0.88%) JIRA
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.88%) MSTest
7 1 (0.88%) Moq
7 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (9.73%) Retail
2 6 (5.31%) Finance
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (64.60%) ASP.NET
3 55 (48.67%) HTML
4 52 (46.02%) CSS
5 38 (33.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (30.97%) jQuery
7 34 (30.09%) .NET Framework
8 29 (25.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (20.35%) Ajax
10 20 (17.70%) Web Services
10 20 (17.70%) XML
11 19 (16.81%) LINQ
12 15 (13.27%) WCF
13 10 (8.85%) HTML5
13 10 (8.85%) REST
13 10 (8.85%) RESTful
13 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (7.96%) XHTML
15 8 (7.08%) XSLT
15 8 (7.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.31%) Open Source
2 6 (5.31%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.42%) NHS
3 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.77%) User Experience
4 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.77%) W3C
4 2 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.77%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.54%) Windows
3 3 (2.65%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.90%) MVC
2 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (25.66%) TDD
4 14 (12.39%) SOA
5 13 (11.50%) Scrum
6 12 (10.62%) OO
7 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing
8 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.85%) Web Development
9 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.42%) ITIL
10 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.42%) OOP
10 5 (4.42%) Workflow
10 5 (4.42%) BDD
10 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.54%) Load Testing
11 4 (3.54%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (2.65%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (2.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 102 (90.27%) C#
2 49 (43.36%) JavaScript
3 34 (30.09%) SQL
4 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.31%) Ruby
5 6 (5.31%) XPath
6 4 (3.54%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.77%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.77%) XAML
7 2 (1.77%) Java
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) MCPD
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) VCP4
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.42%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Telerik
5 1 (0.88%) Google
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