The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
North West / Manchester
Rank 14 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 110 145 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.14% 8.01% 7.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.74% 20.57% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 106 75
Median daily rate £375 £328 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.24% +4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +14.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
587 705 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.42% 38.95% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 423 372
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

C#
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# within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Salford - 4 £375 - 6
Bolton -4 3 £400 +23.07% 1
Stockport -2 2 £315 -14.86% 3
Altrincham - 1 - - 6
Wigan - 1 £338 - 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for C#.

1 217 (84.44%) .NET
2 148 (57.59%) JavaScript
3 135 (52.53%) ASP.NET
4 133 (51.75%) MVC
5 117 (45.53%) HTML
6 109 (42.41%) SQL Server
7 104 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (36.96%) CSS
9 85 (33.07%) SQL
10 65 (25.29%) jQuery
11 63 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (20.62%) Microsoft
13 51 (19.84%) .NET Framework
14 48 (18.68%) Scrum
15 47 (18.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 45 (17.51%) AngularJS
17 43 (16.73%) HTML5
18 40 (15.56%) CMS
19 38 (14.79%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (14.01%) Entity Framework
20 36 (14.01%) Web Services
20 36 (14.01%) TDD
21 32 (12.45%) Umbraco
22 30 (11.67%) CRM
23 29 (11.28%) Web Development
24 28 (10.89%) Dynamics CRM
24 28 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
25 26 (10.12%) XML
26 23 (8.95%) OO
27 22 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure

C#
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 40 (15.56%) CMS
2 32 (12.45%) Umbraco
3 11 (4.28%) EPiServer
4 9 (3.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.95%) Sitefinity
6 4 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.78%) Confluence
7 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.78%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.78%) IIS
7 2 (0.78%) JBoss
7 2 (0.78%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.39%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.39%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Kentico
Applications
1 12 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (10.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.33%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.56%) SaaS
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.78%) PaaS
7 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.11%) Internet
2 3 (1.17%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.39%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (42.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (8.56%) NoSQL
4 18 (7.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (4.28%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.72%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.95%) MySQL
10 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.17%) SQLite
13 2 (0.78%) Big Data
13 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.39%) OLAP
14 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 38 (14.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.23%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.84%) NUnit
5 12 (4.67%) Selenium
6 10 (3.89%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.11%) JIRA
8 5 (1.95%) Subversion
8 5 (1.95%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.56%) Moq
9 4 (1.56%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.17%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.17%) gulp
10 3 (1.17%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.17%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.17%) MSI
10 3 (1.17%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.78%) WiX
General
1 12 (4.67%) Finance
2 11 (4.28%) Advertising
3 7 (2.72%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.56%) Games
4 4 (1.56%) Retail
5 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Billing
6 2 (0.78%) Electronics
6 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 225 (87.55%) Developer
2 122 (47.47%) .NET Developer
3 75 (29.18%) C# Developer
4 60 (23.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (11.67%) Senior Developer
6 25 (9.73%) CRM Developer
7 22 (8.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (8.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (7.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (7.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 19 (7.39%) Umbraco Developer
9 18 (7.00%) SQL Developer
10 17 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Developer
13 11 (4.28%) Consultant
13 11 (4.28%) Web Developer
14 10 (3.89%) HTML Developer
14 10 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (3.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (84.44%) .NET
2 135 (52.53%) ASP.NET
3 117 (45.53%) HTML
4 95 (36.96%) CSS
5 65 (25.29%) jQuery
6 63 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (19.84%) .NET Framework
8 47 (18.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 45 (17.51%) AngularJS
10 43 (16.73%) HTML5
11 36 (14.01%) Entity Framework
11 36 (14.01%) Web Services
12 26 (10.12%) XML
13 20 (7.78%) WCF
14 17 (6.61%) REST
15 15 (5.84%) React
16 14 (5.45%) SOAP
16 14 (5.45%) WPF
17 13 (5.06%) Node.js
18 12 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.23%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.11%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.95%) User Experience
5 3 (1.17%) Interactive TV
5 3 (1.17%) iPad
5 3 (1.17%) MHEG
6 2 (0.78%) Clustering
6 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.78%) Fintech
6 2 (0.78%) IPTV
6 2 (0.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.39%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) iPhone
7 1 (0.39%) New Media
7 1 (0.39%) NHS
7 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.39%) Tandem
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.17%) Windows
2 11 (4.28%) Android
3 10 (3.89%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.17%) Linux
5 3 (1.17%) Unix
5 3 (1.17%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (51.75%) MVC
2 104 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.68%) Scrum
4 36 (14.01%) TDD
5 30 (11.67%) CRM
6 29 (11.28%) Web Development
7 23 (8.95%) OO
8 20 (7.78%) BDD
9 18 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.00%) OOD
10 17 (6.61%) Data Modelling
10 17 (6.61%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.23%) Software Engineering
12 14 (5.45%) Migration
12 14 (5.45%) OOP
13 12 (4.67%) Content Management
13 12 (4.67%) E-Commerce
14 10 (3.89%) SDLC
15 9 (3.50%) Continuous Deployment
15 9 (3.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 148 (57.59%) JavaScript
2 85 (33.07%) SQL
3 21 (8.17%) Java
4 16 (6.23%) C++
4 16 (6.23%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.89%) VB
5 10 (3.89%) VB6
6 9 (3.50%) Python
7 7 (2.72%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.33%) PHP
8 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.33%) Ruby
9 5 (1.95%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.56%) C
11 3 (1.17%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.78%) F#
12 2 (0.78%) Go
12 2 (0.78%) X++
13 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (3.50%) Degree
2 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.17%) DBS Check
3 3 (1.17%) ISEB
4 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MCP
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.50%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.39%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 53 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.45%) Xamarin
3 10 (3.89%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.11%) Oracle
5 3 (1.17%) Google
5 3 (1.17%) OpenTV
5 3 (1.17%) SAP
6 2 (0.78%) Sun
6 2 (0.78%) Sybase
7 1 (0.39%) Alterian
7 1 (0.39%) Facebook
7 1 (0.39%) HP
7 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.39%) Nintex
7 1 (0.39%) Northgate
7 1 (0.39%) Telerik
7 1 (0.39%) Wonderware
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