The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 59 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 49 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.96% 2.45% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 2.60% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 44
Median daily rate £355 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +16.66%
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
1553 1844 1376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.89% 94.13% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1028 1046 842
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 71 68
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured C# Developer in the job title.

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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Altrincham 0 2 £325 - 1
Stockport - 2 £315 -
Wigan - 2 £300 - 1
Bolton -4 1 - -
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, C# 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 C# Developer in the job title.

1 99 (100.00%) C#
2 92 (92.93%) .NET
3 70 (70.71%) ASP.NET
4 61 (61.62%) MVC
5 58 (58.59%) SQL Server
6 50 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (49.49%) JavaScript
8 43 (43.43%) jQuery
9 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (41.41%) HTML
11 39 (39.39%) CSS
12 34 (34.34%) SQL
13 33 (33.33%) .NET Framework
14 28 (28.28%) Entity Framework
15 19 (19.19%) Scrum
15 19 (19.19%) XML
16 18 (18.18%) WCF
17 16 (16.16%) Web Development
17 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
18 15 (15.15%) BDD
18 15 (15.15%) TDD
19 14 (14.14%) Web Services
20 12 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (12.12%) T-SQL
21 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
21 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
21 11 (11.11%) Front End Development
22 10 (10.10%) SOAP
23 9 (9.09%) Windows
23 9 (9.09%) Project Management

C# 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 8 (8.08%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.04%) CMS
3 3 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.02%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.01%) DNN
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Kentico
5 1 (1.01%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.01%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.02%) Internet
1 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (58.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.02%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.02%) SQLite
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.08%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.04%) Moq
4 4 (4.04%) NUnit
5 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.02%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.02%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) WiX
6 1 (1.01%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.01%) Subversion
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.02%) Advertising
1 2 (2.02%) Billing
1 2 (2.02%) Finance
1 2 (2.02%) Marketing
2 1 (1.01%) Legal
2 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.01%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (92.93%) .NET
2 70 (70.71%) ASP.NET
3 43 (43.43%) jQuery
4 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (41.41%) HTML
6 39 (39.39%) CSS
7 33 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 28 (28.28%) Entity Framework
9 19 (19.19%) XML
10 18 (18.18%) WCF
11 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
12 14 (14.14%) Web Services
13 10 (10.10%) SOAP
14 9 (9.09%) HTML5
15 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (8.08%) Gherkin
15 8 (8.08%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (8.08%) NHibernate
15 8 (8.08%) WinForms
16 7 (7.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.07%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.02%) iPad
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.01%) Social Network
3 1 (1.01%) Tandem
3 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.03%) Android
3 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.02%) Unix
4 2 (2.02%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.01%) Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.62%) MVC
2 50 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.19%) Scrum
4 16 (16.16%) Web Development
5 15 (15.15%) BDD
5 15 (15.15%) TDD
6 11 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 9 (9.09%) Project Management
8 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.06%) OO
10 5 (5.05%) Migration
10 5 (5.05%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (5.05%) OOD
10 5 (5.05%) Time Management
11 3 (3.03%) SDLC
11 3 (3.03%) Validation
12 2 (2.02%) API Development
12 2 (2.02%) Continuous Deployment
12 2 (2.02%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (49.49%) JavaScript
3 34 (34.34%) SQL
4 12 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.08%) VB
5 8 (8.08%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.08%) VB6
6 5 (5.05%) Java
7 3 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (2.02%) C
8 2 (2.02%) Ruby
9 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.01%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
1 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
1 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.02%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
1 8 (8.08%) Xamarin
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.02%) Sun
4 2 (2.02%) Sybase
5 1 (1.01%) Alterian
5 1 (1.01%) Ektron
5 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.01%) Facebook
5 1 (1.01%) Nintex
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter
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