The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 80 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 82 124 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 3.12% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 3.31% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 58 97
Median daily rate £325 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £402 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3800 3748 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.36% 94.31% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 1994 1583
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 226 207
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the North West region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the North West region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Manchester -30 39 £325 -1.14% 64
Cheshire -8 24 £350 +7.69% 25
Merseyside +9 7 £325 +11.11% 7
Lancashire -1 6 £275 -21.42% 9
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, .NET 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 North West region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) .NET
2 179 (85.65%) C#
3 130 (62.20%) SQL Server
4 124 (59.33%) MVC
5 98 (46.89%) ASP.NET
6 93 (44.50%) JavaScript
7 87 (41.63%) HTML
7 87 (41.63%) CSS
8 64 (30.62%) SQL
9 58 (27.75%) Web Development
10 54 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (24.40%) Visual Studio
11 51 (24.40%) .NET Framework
12 48 (22.97%) TDD
13 46 (22.01%) jQuery
13 46 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (22.01%) HTML5
14 35 (16.75%) WCF
15 31 (14.83%) Finance
16 29 (13.88%) Web Services
16 29 (13.88%) Entity Framework
17 28 (13.40%) T-SQL
17 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
17 28 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 25 (11.96%) Front End Development
19 24 (11.48%) CSS3
20 23 (11.00%) Git (software)
21 22 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
21 22 (10.53%) AngularJS
21 22 (10.53%) XML

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (7.66%) CMS
2 9 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.44%) Node.js
4 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.96%) Exstream Dialogue
5 2 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Exstream
2 2 (0.96%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.39%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.22%) HTTP
2 5 (2.39%) Network Security
3 3 (1.44%) DNS
4 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (62.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.44%) MySQL
7 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.96%) GIS
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 51 (24.40%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.00%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (8.61%) Subversion
5 10 (4.78%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.87%) Moq
6 6 (2.87%) NUnit
7 5 (2.39%) Grunt
7 5 (2.39%) MSTest
8 4 (1.91%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.44%) JIRA
9 3 (1.44%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.44%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.44%) TestComplete
9 3 (1.44%) YouTrack
10 2 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.48%) Bower
11 1 (0.48%) gulp
11 1 (0.48%) NuGet
General
1 31 (14.83%) Finance
2 3 (1.44%) Games
2 3 (1.44%) Retail
3 2 (0.96%) Advertising
3 2 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (46.89%) ASP.NET
3 87 (41.63%) CSS
3 87 (41.63%) HTML
4 51 (24.40%) .NET Framework
5 46 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (22.01%) HTML5
5 46 (22.01%) jQuery
6 35 (16.75%) WCF
7 29 (13.88%) Entity Framework
7 29 (13.88%) Web Services
8 28 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (11.48%) CSS3
10 22 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 22 (10.53%) XML
11 20 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 16 (7.66%) Silverlight
13 14 (6.70%) JSON
14 9 (4.31%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (3.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.13%) Visualisation
2 8 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.39%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.44%) iPad
4 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.44%) NHS
5 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.61%) Windows
2 16 (7.66%) Linux
2 16 (7.66%) Unix
3 14 (6.70%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.91%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (59.33%) MVC
2 58 (27.75%) Web Development
3 54 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (22.97%) TDD
5 25 (11.96%) Front End Development
6 16 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (7.66%) Web Design
7 15 (7.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (7.18%) Unit Testing
8 14 (6.70%) BDD
8 14 (6.70%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.22%) Scrum
9 13 (6.22%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.26%) CRM
10 11 (5.26%) OO
11 8 (3.83%) Time Management
11 8 (3.83%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (3.83%) Workflow
12 7 (3.35%) OWASP
13 6 (2.87%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 179 (85.65%) C#
2 93 (44.50%) JavaScript
3 64 (30.62%) SQL
4 28 (13.40%) T-SQL
5 18 (8.61%) VB.NET
5 18 (8.61%) XAML
6 15 (7.18%) Python
6 15 (7.18%) Ruby
6 15 (7.18%) Scala
7 9 (4.31%) Java
7 9 (4.31%) VB
8 6 (2.87%) PHP
9 5 (2.39%) C++
9 5 (2.39%) XPath
10 3 (1.44%) VB6
11 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.87%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.13%) Telerik
3 13 (6.22%) EPiServer
4 7 (3.35%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.39%) Capita
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle
6 2 (0.96%) BEA
6 2 (0.96%) Google
6 2 (0.96%) HP
6 2 (0.96%) Infor
6 2 (0.96%) Tableau
6 2 (0.96%) Twitter
6 2 (0.96%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.48%) Motorola
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) SOTI
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