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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 74 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 97 99 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.59% 2.68% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.83% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 68 68
Median daily rate £325 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £29.14 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +28.90%
.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
3552 3495 2972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 94.66% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2205 2024 1614
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 197 177
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

.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 26 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 -11 54 £339 +3.43% 55
Cheshire -7 21 £330 -2.94% 33
Lancashire -1 10 £275 -20.00% 7
Merseyside 0 9 £325 +7.43% 7
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 180 (100.00%) .NET
2 150 (83.33%) C#
3 124 (68.89%) MVC
4 103 (57.22%) SQL Server
5 100 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 70 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 68 (37.78%) HTML
8 67 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (36.67%) CSS
10 53 (29.44%) SQL
11 52 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (24.44%) TDD
12 44 (24.44%) jQuery
13 43 (23.89%) .NET Framework
14 42 (23.33%) Web Development
14 42 (23.33%) WCF
15 32 (17.78%) Microsoft
16 30 (16.67%) Entity Framework
17 28 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 25 (13.89%) Web Services
19 24 (13.33%) HTML5
20 23 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
21 22 (12.22%) Visual Studio
21 22 (12.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 21 (11.67%) AngularJS
23 20 (11.11%) CSS3
23 20 (11.11%) Finance
23 20 (11.11%) Scrum
24 19 (10.56%) XML
25 18 (10.00%) Windows

.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 15 (8.33%) CMS
2 8 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (57.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.89%) NoSQL
2 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.67%) MySQL
6 2 (1.11%) GIS
6 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (12.22%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.11%) SpecFlow
4 8 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.89%) Subversion
6 4 (2.22%) JIRA
6 4 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.22%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.67%) Moq
7 3 (1.67%) NUnit
8 2 (1.11%) Gradle
8 2 (1.11%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.11%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.11%) YouTrack
9 1 (0.56%) Grunt
9 1 (0.56%) gulp
9 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.22%) Retail
3 2 (1.11%) Advertising
3 2 (1.11%) Banking
3 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Electronics
4 1 (0.56%) Games
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (100.00%) .NET
2 100 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 68 (37.78%) HTML
4 66 (36.67%) CSS
5 52 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (24.44%) jQuery
7 43 (23.89%) .NET Framework
8 42 (23.33%) WCF
9 30 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 28 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (13.89%) Web Services
12 24 (13.33%) HTML5
13 22 (12.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (11.67%) AngularJS
15 20 (11.11%) CSS3
16 19 (10.56%) XML
17 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 7 (3.89%) Ajax
19 6 (3.33%) JSON
19 6 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.33%) Digital Media
1 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (1.67%) iPad
2 3 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.67%) NHS
2 3 (1.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.56%) Social Network
3 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (68.89%) MVC
2 67 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.44%) TDD
4 42 (23.33%) Web Development
5 20 (11.11%) Scrum
6 16 (8.89%) BDD
7 14 (7.78%) Front End Development
7 14 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.11%) CRM
9 11 (6.11%) OO
10 10 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.00%) ERP
12 6 (3.33%) OOD
12 6 (3.33%) OWASP
12 6 (3.33%) Process Management
12 6 (3.33%) Time Management
13 5 (2.78%) Test Automation
13 5 (2.78%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 150 (83.33%) C#
2 70 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 53 (29.44%) SQL
4 17 (9.44%) VB.NET
5 15 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.11%) Java
7 7 (3.89%) PHP
7 7 (3.89%) VB
8 3 (1.67%) XAML
9 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.11%) R
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) VB6
10 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.89%) Degree
2 3 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) MCP
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.89%) EPiServer
2 7 (3.89%) Oracle
2 7 (3.89%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.22%) Capita
4 3 (1.67%) Twitter
4 3 (1.67%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.11%) Google
5 2 (1.11%) SAP
5 2 (1.11%) Tableau
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe
6 1 (0.56%) Facebook
6 1 (0.56%) Infor
6 1 (0.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.56%) SOTI
6 1 (0.56%) Telerik
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