The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 27 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.91% 2.07% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.25% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
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£290 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 222 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.06% 92.12% 90.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 131 76
Average daily rate £356 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 37
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.25 £16.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.77% -27.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.80 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Liverpool -2 2 £290 -17.14% 5
St Helens - - - -
Wirral - - - - 3
C# Developer
North West

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Open Text
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Telerik
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Open Text
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik
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