The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 100 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 2.44% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 8.18% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 17
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £373 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
.NET Framework
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
435 391 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.50% 29.87% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 255 222
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.64 £19.50 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Oldham - 1 £325 -
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 14 (63.64%) MVC
4 14 (63.64%) Entity Framework
5 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) WCF
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
9 8 (36.36%) Ajax
9 8 (36.36%) Scrum
10 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
11 6 (27.27%) LINQ
12 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
12 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (18.18%) HTML
13 4 (18.18%) CSS
13 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
14 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
14 3 (13.64%) NHibernate
14 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
14 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
14 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (9.09%) iOS Development

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) CRM Architect
8 1 (4.55%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) Entity Framework
4 10 (45.45%) WCF
5 9 (40.91%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) Ajax
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (27.27%) LINQ
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (18.18%) HTML
10 4 (18.18%) CSS
11 3 (13.64%) NHibernate
12 2 (9.09%) SOAP
12 2 (9.09%) Web Services
12 2 (9.09%) Flash
12 2 (9.09%) REST
13 1 (4.55%) Sass
13 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
13 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
13 1 (4.55%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) MVC
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
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