The table below looks at the statistics for the C# 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 C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 48 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 60 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.31% 3.78% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 3.95% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 22
Average daily rate £325 £306 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.63 £33.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.26% -6.94%
C# 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
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

C# 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 C# Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockport -4 6 £368 +22.50% 5
Oldham - 6 £310 - 1
Bolton -3 4 £325 +8.33% 2
Cheadle - 1 £350 - 1
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited C# 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 C# Developer in their job title.

1 97 (100.00%) C#
2 87 (89.69%) .NET
3 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
4 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
5 48 (49.48%) MVC
6 45 (46.39%) HTML
7 41 (42.27%) CSS
8 31 (31.96%) HTML5
9 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
10 28 (28.87%) jQuery
11 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (26.80%) WCF
12 26 (26.80%) Visual Studio
13 24 (24.74%) .NET Framework
14 20 (20.62%) Web Development
14 20 (20.62%) TDD
14 20 (20.62%) AngularJS
15 19 (19.59%) SQL
16 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (16.49%) OO
18 15 (15.46%) XAML
18 15 (15.46%) Telerik
18 15 (15.46%) Silverlight
19 14 (14.43%) Ruby
19 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
19 14 (14.43%) Python
19 14 (14.43%) Unix
19 14 (14.43%) Linux
19 14 (14.43%) BDD
19 14 (14.43%) Entity Framework

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited C# 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 C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.15%) CMS
1 5 (5.15%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Infor CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
3 13 (13.40%) Subversion
4 11 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.15%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.12%) MSTest
7 3 (3.09%) NUnit
8 2 (2.06%) Moq
8 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.03%) JIRA
9 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Games
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Local Government
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (89.69%) .NET
2 45 (46.39%) HTML
3 41 (42.27%) CSS
4 31 (31.96%) HTML5
5 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
6 28 (28.87%) jQuery
7 26 (26.80%) WCF
8 24 (24.74%) .NET Framework
9 20 (20.62%) AngularJS
10 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (15.46%) Silverlight
12 14 (14.43%) Entity Framework
13 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (12.37%) CSS3
14 12 (12.37%) XML
15 10 (10.31%) JSON
15 10 (10.31%) SOAP
16 8 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (7.22%) WPF
18 6 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.03%) Physics
5 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Linux
1 14 (14.43%) Unix
2 13 (13.40%) Mac OS X
3 5 (5.15%) Windows
4 2 (2.06%) Android
4 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (49.48%) MVC
2 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.62%) TDD
3 20 (20.62%) Web Development
4 16 (16.49%) OO
5 14 (14.43%) BDD
6 13 (13.40%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (13.40%) Web Design
7 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.31%) OOP
8 10 (10.31%) Scrum
9 7 (7.22%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.22%) Front End Development
9 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.22%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (6.19%) Use Case
11 5 (5.15%) OWASP
11 5 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (5.15%) Web Testing
12 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.59%) SQL
4 15 (15.46%) XAML
5 14 (14.43%) Python
5 14 (14.43%) Ruby
5 14 (14.43%) Scala
6 13 (13.40%) C++
7 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.09%) VB
9 2 (2.06%) VB6
10 1 (1.03%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.03%) ES6
10 1 (1.03%) Java
10 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) ISEB
2 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.03%) MCPD
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) WCAG
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Telerik
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) EPiServer
3 5 (5.15%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.12%) Capita
5 1 (1.03%) Infor
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