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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 41 91 41
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -50
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 139 77 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.04% 1.82% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 1.91% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 67 77
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
3246 4034 2970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.33% 95.34% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2401 1641
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 201 203
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

.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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 74 £335 +7.20% 91
Cheshire +19 37 £300 -11.76% 34
Lancashire +25 15 £320 -33.26% 11
Merseyside +8 8 £335 +8.50% 10
Cumbria +18 2 £350 - 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 225 (100.00%) .NET
2 183 (81.33%) C#
3 142 (63.11%) MVC
4 132 (58.67%) ASP.NET
5 122 (54.22%) SQL Server
6 108 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 95 (42.22%) HTML
8 91 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (36.44%) SQL
10 77 (34.22%) CSS
11 69 (30.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 65 (28.89%) jQuery
13 47 (20.89%) .NET Framework
13 47 (20.89%) WCF
14 45 (20.00%) TDD
15 39 (17.33%) Microsoft
16 38 (16.89%) Web Development
17 37 (16.44%) Entity Framework
17 37 (16.44%) AngularJS
18 36 (16.00%) VB.NET
19 32 (14.22%) Web Services
20 31 (13.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 30 (13.33%) Windows
21 30 (13.33%) HTML5
22 28 (12.44%) XML
23 27 (12.00%) Scrum
23 27 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
24 25 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
25 21 (9.33%) Visual Studio
26 20 (8.89%) Unit Testing

.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 9 (4.00%) CMS
2 6 (2.67%) Umbraco
3 5 (2.22%) IIS
4 3 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 17 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.56%) Network Security
2 3 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (54.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.56%) NoSQL
2 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.11%) MySQL
3 7 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.33%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.00%) NUnit
5 8 (3.56%) JIRA
6 6 (2.67%) Moq
6 6 (2.67%) Subversion
7 5 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.22%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.78%) TestComplete
9 3 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.89%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.89%) Gradle
10 2 (0.89%) Grunt
10 2 (0.89%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.89%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.89%) WiX
10 2 (0.89%) YouTrack
General
1 18 (8.00%) Finance
2 13 (5.78%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.56%) Retail
4 4 (1.78%) Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Advertising
5 2 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (100.00%) .NET
2 132 (58.67%) ASP.NET
3 95 (42.22%) HTML
4 77 (34.22%) CSS
5 69 (30.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (28.89%) jQuery
7 47 (20.89%) .NET Framework
7 47 (20.89%) WCF
8 37 (16.44%) AngularJS
8 37 (16.44%) Entity Framework
9 32 (14.22%) Web Services
10 31 (13.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 30 (13.33%) HTML5
12 28 (12.44%) XML
13 27 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (7.11%) CSS3
15 15 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 15 (6.67%) LINQ
15 15 (6.67%) WinForms
16 11 (4.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.56%) Digital Media
2 7 (3.11%) iPad
3 5 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.78%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.78%) NHS
5 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.33%) Physics
5 3 (1.33%) User Experience
5 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.44%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (3.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.78%) Linux
3 4 (1.78%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.33%) Unix
4 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.89%) Android
5 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.89%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (63.11%) MVC
2 91 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.00%) TDD
4 38 (16.89%) Web Development
5 27 (12.00%) Scrum
6 20 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 17 (7.56%) ERP
8 15 (6.67%) BDD
8 15 (6.67%) CRM
9 14 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.33%) OO
11 9 (4.00%) Front End Development
11 9 (4.00%) User Stories
12 7 (3.11%) OOD
12 7 (3.11%) Project Management
13 6 (2.67%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.22%) Migration
14 5 (2.22%) Software Engineering
15 4 (1.78%) Code Coverage
15 4 (1.78%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 183 (81.33%) C#
2 108 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 82 (36.44%) SQL
4 36 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 18 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 14 (6.22%) VB
7 12 (5.33%) Java
8 9 (4.00%) PHP
9 5 (2.22%) VB6
10 4 (1.78%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.33%) C++
12 2 (0.89%) R
12 2 (0.89%) XAML
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) Python
13 1 (0.44%) Ruby
13 1 (0.44%) VBA
13 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.78%) Degree
2 6 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.00%) Oracle
3 5 (2.22%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.78%) SAP
4 4 (1.78%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.33%) Telerik
5 3 (1.33%) Twitter
6 2 (0.89%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) Ektron
7 1 (0.44%) Facebook
7 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.44%) Perforce
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