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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 63 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 27 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.96% 3.20% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 3.44% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 11
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£290 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -27.81%
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
1282 1106 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.24% 93.02% 91.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 563 620
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 96
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £18.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
Bolton - 2 - - 3
Salford - 2 £323 -
Stockport +2 1 £320 - 4
Wigan - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - - 4
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (88.14%) .NET
3 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
4 23 (38.98%) MVC
5 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
5 22 (37.29%) OO
6 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (33.90%) SQL
7 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
9 17 (28.81%) HTML
10 16 (27.12%) CSS
11 15 (25.42%) TDD
11 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
11 15 (25.42%) WCF
12 14 (23.73%) WPF
12 14 (23.73%) Web Services
12 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
12 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.03%) SQL Server 2000
13 13 (22.03%) Scrum
13 13 (22.03%) jQuery
13 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
14 12 (20.34%) OOD
15 11 (18.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (15.25%) LINQ
16 9 (15.25%) Retail
17 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
17 7 (11.86%) Windows

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) RavenDB
6 2 (3.39%) Big Data
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.69%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) MSTest
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) LLBLGen Pro
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 9 (15.25%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) .NET
2 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 17 (28.81%) HTML
4 16 (27.12%) CSS
5 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
5 15 (25.42%) WCF
6 14 (23.73%) WPF
6 14 (23.73%) Web Services
7 13 (22.03%) jQuery
8 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (18.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (15.25%) LINQ
10 5 (8.47%) XML
10 5 (8.47%) WinForms
10 5 (8.47%) Ajax
11 4 (6.78%) HTML5
11 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (5.08%) REST
12 3 (5.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.39%) Linked Data
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) RIA
3 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) MVC
2 22 (37.29%) OO
3 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.42%) TDD
5 13 (22.03%) Scrum
5 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
6 12 (20.34%) OOD
7 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) CRM
8 5 (8.47%) Web Development
8 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.47%) MVVM
9 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.08%) BDD
11 2 (3.39%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (3.39%) Test-First Development
11 2 (3.39%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) VB
5 4 (6.78%) C++
5 4 (6.78%) VB6
6 1 (1.69%) XPath
6 1 (1.69%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Telerik
3 1 (1.69%) Google
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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