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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 44 62 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 72 37 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.91% 2.28% 6.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 2.39% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 29 51
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
.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
1749 1546 1220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.00% 95.26% 97.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 929 679
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 66
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.80 £29.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

.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 25 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 25 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 -3 3 £263 -19.23% 4
Bury -3 1 £281 +27.50%
Salford -7 1 £350 +55.55% 1
Stockport -13 1 £375 +20.00% 6
.NET Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (80.56%) C#
3 73 (67.59%) MVC
4 72 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 59 (54.63%) SQL Server
6 53 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (43.52%) JavaScript
8 43 (39.81%) HTML
9 40 (37.04%) CSS
9 40 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (35.19%) jQuery
11 37 (34.26%) SQL
12 24 (22.22%) WCF
12 24 (22.22%) TDD
13 22 (20.37%) .NET Framework
14 21 (19.44%) Web Development
15 20 (18.52%) Entity Framework
15 20 (18.52%) AngularJS
16 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (14.81%) Scrum
17 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
18 13 (12.04%) Finance
18 13 (12.04%) VB.NET
18 13 (12.04%) BDD
19 11 (10.19%) HTML5
19 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (10.19%) Web Services
20 10 (9.26%) Unit Testing
20 10 (9.26%) ERP
20 10 (9.26%) XML

.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 7 (6.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (54.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.85%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.85%) NUnit
4 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.93%) Grunt
5 1 (0.93%) gulp
5 1 (0.93%) MorphX
5 1 (0.93%) WiX
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 43 (39.81%) HTML
4 40 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (37.04%) CSS
5 38 (35.19%) jQuery
6 24 (22.22%) WCF
7 22 (20.37%) .NET Framework
8 20 (18.52%) AngularJS
8 20 (18.52%) Entity Framework
9 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (10.19%) HTML5
10 11 (10.19%) Web Services
11 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 10 (9.26%) XML
12 9 (8.33%) CSS3
13 6 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (5.56%) LINQ
13 6 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.85%) NHS
3 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Social Network
4 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Android
2 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.85%) Windows NT
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (67.59%) MVC
2 53 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.22%) TDD
4 21 (19.44%) Web Development
5 16 (14.81%) Scrum
6 13 (12.04%) BDD
7 10 (9.26%) ERP
7 10 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.33%) OO
9 7 (6.48%) OOD
10 6 (5.56%) CRM
11 4 (3.70%) Front End Development
11 4 (3.70%) Migration
11 4 (3.70%) Project Management
11 4 (3.70%) User Stories
12 3 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.78%) Data Visualisation
12 3 (2.78%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.78%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (80.56%) C#
2 47 (43.52%) JavaScript
3 37 (34.26%) SQL
4 13 (12.04%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.70%) Java
5 4 (3.70%) PHP
6 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) X++
8 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (1.85%) Degree
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
1 1 (0.93%) WCAG
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.70%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
4 1 (0.93%) Capita
4 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.93%) Facebook
4 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.93%) SAP
4 1 (0.93%) Telerik
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